Top 8 Things To Do In Sydney, Australia

Aerial view of Sydney Opera House, Sydney, Australia

Aerial view of Sydney Opera House, Sydney, Australia

Sydney, Australia is a young city with an excitement and atmosphere of possibility that is rarely seen elsewhere. It is the capital of New South Wales and a centre for finance and culture, as exemplified by the Sydney Opera House. Australia’s natural features and its historical importance have made the city a population destination for travellers from around the world.

Sydney Harbour Bridge, Sydney, Australia

Sydney Harbour Bridge, Sydney, Australia

View of Sydney, Australia

View of Sydney, Australia

Getting to Sydney

The Sydney Airport, also known as the Sydney Kingsford Smith Airport (SYD) is the only major airport serving the city. It lies five miles south of the Sydney city centre. The airport serves a number of airlines, including United Airlines, Virgin Australia, Jetstar, Hawaiian Airlines, British Airways, China Airlines, Air Canada, Air China, Japan Airlines, Korean Airlines, and is a major hub for Quantas Airlines.

Skyline, Sydney Australia

Skyline, Sydney Australia

The airport has four terminals, one of which is used for cargo. Travellers can utilize the many restaurants and shops at the airport.

Cruise ship and Sydney Harbour Bridge, Sydney, Australia

Cruise ship and Sydney Harbour Bridge, Sydney, Australia

Getting Around Sydney

Sydney has a system of buses, trains and ferries that can take travellers to a variety of sites in the city. Taxis are available, as well as water taxis that carry visitors to restaurants and attractions along the harbour. Rental cars can be impractical within the city limits, but are available for those who plan on travelling outside the city area.

Tram in Sydney, Australia

Tram in Sydney, Australia

Trains in Sydney, Australia

Trains in Sydney, Australia

Where to Stay in Sydney

There are several accommodation options available which will best suit you and your budget.These options vary from hostels, renting of flats or houses and luxurious hotels.Some of the accommodations have spectacular architectural design that will provide comfort and luxury.

Darling Harbour, Sydney, Australia

Darling Harbour, Sydney, Australia

Attractions and Things to Do in Sydney

Visitors to Sydney can enjoy a wide range of attractions, which will provide a great experience. These includes:

Visit The Royal Botanic Garden

Royal Botanic Garden, Sydney, Australia

Royal Botanic Garden, Sydney, Australia

Royal Botanic Garden in Sydney, Australia

Royal Botanic Garden in Sydney, Australia

The Sydney Harbour Bridge

The Sydney Harbour Bridge, which spans the harbour from the central business district to the North Shore, and accommodates vehicles, pedestrians and bike traffic. It is the tallest steel arch bridge in the world.

Sydney Harbour Bridge in Australia

Sydney Harbour Bridge in Australia

Sydney Harbour Bridge with Sydney Opera House in background, Australia

Sydney Harbour Bridge with Sydney Opera House in background, Australia

Sydney Harbour Bridge, Sydney, Australia

Sydney Harbour Bridge, Sydney, Australia

Bondi Beach

Bondi Beach is a popular spot to enjoy the Australian weather. It is located four miles east of the Sydney business district. A number of festivals are held on the beach each year.

Bondi Beach in Sydney Australia

Bondi Beach in Sydney Australia

Bondi Beach, Sydney, Australia

Bondi Beach, Sydney, Australia

Taronga Zoo

Taronga Zoo offers a look at some of Australia’s most interesting animal inhabitants in a setting that offers a striking view of the Sydney Harbour.

Giraffe at Taronga Zoo, Sydney, Australia

Giraffe at Taronga Zoo, Sydney, Australia

Darling Harbour

Darling Harbour is a harbour situated in New South Wales, Australia. It is also a large recreational and pedestrian precinct that is located on western outskirts of the Sydney central business district. It attracts numerous visitors based on its varied public facilities and other attractions at its location.

Aerial view of Darling Harbour, Sydney, Australia

Aerial view of Darling Harbour, Sydney, Australia

Sydney Opera House

The Sydney Opera House offers a multiple-venue facility that offers tours, restaurant and bar for visitors to enjoy.

Sydney Opera House, Sydney, Australia

Sydney Opera House, Sydney, Australia

Sydney Opera House, Australia

Sydney Opera House, Australia

Sydney Opera House and the Sydney Harbour Bridge, Australia

Sydney Opera House and the Sydney Harbour Bridge, Australia

Sydney Opera House, Sydney, Australia

Sydney Opera House, Sydney, Australia

Bus Tour

Sydney open top bus tours offer visitors a spectacular view and historical facts of the cities.

Downtown Sydney, Australia

Downtown Sydney, Australia

Sydney Opera House, Sydney, Australia

Sydney Opera House, Sydney, Australia

Dining

After a tour of the city enjoy the diverse array of international choices of dining which will cater you your taste buds.

Cruise ship and boats in Sydney, Australia

Cruise ship and boats in Sydney, Australia

Sydney, Australia

Sydney, Australia

Skyscrapers in Sydney, Australia

Skyscrapers in Sydney, Australia

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