SYDNEY: Historic Rocks, Opera House and City: 4 hour Guided Walk


Tour Number

Activity Level



Shore Excursion, Museums / Culture, Food and Wine, First Time Visitor


Kid Friendly: No. Suitable for mature teenagers

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 8



English (fluent), Italian (conversational)

Highlights of Colonial Sydney with a private guide

The Rocks, the Opera House, Colonial and modern Sydney city

*the convict days and the Rocks :foundation of a nation
*aboriginal history: 40, 000 years
*coming of age: the city builds an Opera House
*lets look at the gardens
*the city expands. . . . 1830 onwards. . . .
*the beautiful core:buildings of the City:Library of NSW, NSW Parliament, the Mint, Hyde Park Barracks, St James church, the old Law Courts, Hyde Park and Archibald Fountain, St Mary Cathedral, Queen Victoria Building, Town Hall
*modern Sydney shopping districts
*includes time for a short lunch stop

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: Four Seasons hotel lobby, 199 George St Sydney.
I will have a placard with your name on it.

End location: Queen Victoria Building George St or other place by arrangement.

Duration: 4 hours


This is a walking tour.
Transport may be added at your request and cost.

What’s Included

Private walking tour with a knowledgeable local guide for up to 6 guests.

Tour is available for larger groups.
Please contact me for pricing

Estimated Local Cash Needed

25 Aud - Personal- coffee or lunch stop

What’s Extra

Change for coffee or lunch stop
Entrances to any galleries or museums requested
Any added transport
Add a private Harbour Cruise $450


Sydney Opera House employ full-time Opera House guides for visits inside theatres and must be purchased separately.($35)
My tour includes a walk thro the public spaces of the Opera house and the Opera House stories at no extra cost.

A Recent Review of this tour

We arrived in Sydney after a long flight from the US, and met Lyndal for a 4-Hour walking tour. It was without a doubt the best decision we could have made. She was so engaging and passionate about her City that we didn't even think about being tired.
Marjorie Stanford

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