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

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Tour Number

Activity Level

208216


Categories

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

Details

Kid Friendly: No. Suitable for mature teenagers

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 6

Language(s)

explanation

English (fluent), Italian (conversational)

Highlights of Colonial Sydney with a private guide


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

We start with the colonial settlement, the, convict stories, the nations birthplace, the Rocks.
We touch on the aboriginal people with their 60, 000 year old culture.
Traversing busy Circular Quay with its Walk of Fame and buskers, I will take you through the public spaces of the Opera House.
***a short coffee or wine or ice cream stop here (own expense)
We make our way down beautiful Macquarie Street, passing the Royal Botanic Gardens and the finest colonial buildings, intended to make Sydney a city worthy of being part of the great British Empire: the State Library of NSW, NSW Parliament House, Sydney Hospital, Martin Place, the Mint, Hyde Park, St Mary's Cathedral, St James Church, the historic Law Courts.
Our finish is near Sydney Tower and the magnificent Queen Victoria Building, Sydney's most vibrant shopping district.
Perhaps lunch or a cocktail 1000 feet above the city??

Itinerary

0830 Meet Four Seasons Hotel Lobby, George St the Rocks
*walk the narrow laneways and alleys of 220 years settlement of early Sydney
*a leisurely walk around dynamic Circular Quay walk of Fame and buskers
*guided walk through the public spaces of the Sydney Opera House with all its stories
****short coffee or wine stop here (own expense)
*guided walk along beautiful Macquarie St with Sydney's most beautiful colonial buildings
1230 Finish near Sydney Tower and Queen Victoria Building.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: Four Seasons hotel lobby, 199 George St Sydney.

End location: Sydney Tower

Duration: 4 hours

Transportation

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

What’s Included

Other: Private guided walking tour for up to 6 guests.

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

Estimated Local Cash Needed

10 Aud - Optional Coffee/wine stop

What’s Extra

Other: Change for coffee/wine stop
Entrances to any galleries or museums as requested
Any added transport
Add a private Harbour Cruise $450

Restrictions

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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