Where are you going?
Or, let us surprise youSpin the Globe ®

Sydney See + Do

List View
Map View
Save Place

Are my eyes playing a trick on me or do the mountains appear blue?  Because of the abundant eucalyptus trees growing here, it creates a blue haze over the mountain making it appear blue.  Talk about a natural wonder. 

Save Place
Sydney Harbour Bridge, Sydney NSW, Australia
A pic from above the Circular Quay Ferry Terminal in Sydney Harbor to visit Manly Beach. The infamous Sydney Opera House and Hangar Bridge in the background. Although currently Fall in Australia, the temps were in the low 80's F during the day.
Save Place
1d Mrs Macquaries Rd, Sydney NSW 2000, Australia

Named for the wife of Governor Lachlan Macquarie, who presided over New South Wales in the early 1800s, this site provides one of the most spectacular views in town. Find the historic carved-rock ledge in the Royal Botanic Garden, east of the...

Save Place
Circular Quay, Wharf 2, Shop 2B Circular Quay - Darling Harbour, Sydney NSW 2000, Australia

From Circular Quay, embark on a jaunt to the charming seaside town of Manly, a 30-minute journey that encompasses gorgeous scenery of both harbor and ocean. The classic green-and-gold ferry service has been in operation since 1855, when it was...

Save Place
7 Onslow Ave, Elizabeth Bay NSW 2011, Australia

Both history buffs and architecture aficionados will thrill to these two fabulous mansions-turned-museums. The first is an imposing Greek Revival home built by colonial-era public official Alexander Macleay in 1835 on a beautiful 22-hectare...

Save Place
Bennelong Point, Sydney NSW 2000, Australia
Seriously. We were there for almost 3 weeks and this never got old. Make sure you go to the bar along the edge of the opera house for a nice glass (or bottle!) of wine and soak up the views.
Save Place
2 Raper St, Surry Hills NSW 2010, Australia
This gallery offers glimpses into the private world of one of Australia’s most renowned artists, Brett Whiteley, who lived and worked in Surry Hills until his death in 1992. It’s in this old warehouse, full of personal memorabilia...
Save Place
Watsons Bay NSW, Australia

Head to this swell harbor-beach suburb to get a taste of a slower-paced side of Sydney. Have a picnic of fish & chips in the park facing the beautiful sheltered bay, or take a long lunch at the famous Doyles on the Beach, a...

Save Place
Bradleys Head Rd, Mosman NSW 2088, Australia
View from the sky trams coming back to the ferry after a trip to Taronga Zoo in Sydney.
Save Place
Mrs Macquaries Rd, Sydney NSW 2000, Australia
The Royal Botanic Gardens in Sydney are a massive area right on the water- perfect for picnics, tag football, or just sitting under a tree and reading a great book. We walked around the gardens for over an hour, admiring the different and unique...
Save Place
Sydney NSW, Australia

If ever a swimming pool deserved Instagram-legend status, it's this one. This historic landmark has been sitting pretty at the southern end of Bondi Beach since 1929, and is home to a bunch of intrepid types called the Bondi Icebergs who swim here...

Save Place
One of the things I wanted to do when I went to Sydney was have my picture taken with a koala. Mission accomplished at Featherdale. Featherdale is a great place. All of the animals they have are native to Australia. No lions, tigers and bears that...
Save Place
Sydney Harbour Bridge, Sydney NSW, Australia

See what life is like at the top of the world by scaling one of the city's most celebrated icons, the Sydney Harbour Bridge. Kitted up in a nifty gray-and-blue jumpsuit and a safety harness, you'll follow a climb leader and ascend the arches of...

Save Place
St Marys Rd, Sydney NSW 2000, Australia

Find an oasis of tranquillity in the heart of the city at this magnificent church, the spiritual home of Sydney's Catholic community and the seat of the archbishop of Sydney. Built from regional sandstone, the Gothic Revival landmark—located...

Save Place
Koala Rd & Park Ave, Punchbowl NSW 2196, Australia

Admit it: Part of your motivation for visiting Australia is to cuddle a koala. We don't blame you. Australia's cutest eucalyptus-leaf-chewing marsupial makes its home at this wildlife sanctuary set in a rain-forest environment that's about a...

Save Place
Sydney NSW, Australia

This four-kilometer-long (2.5-mile-long) ramble through native bushland traces a path along a stunning cliff top between two quintessentially Sydney beachside neighborhoods. Along the way you'll gaze upon Bondi, Tamarama and Bronte beaches (watch...

Save Place
Greycliffe Ave, Vaucluse NSW 2030, Australia
The view of Sydney and choppy waters from underneath the cliffs of Nielsen Park. Note: wetsuit required in winter!
Save Place
George St, The Rocks NSW 2000, Australia

History is embedded in the very stones of this storied district, the location of the first European settlement in Australia and the original home of the Cadigal people. Wander the atmospheric cobblestoned streets and lanes as you shop for...

Save Place
Kensington Street, Chippendale NSW 2008, Australia

Explore Sydney's newest hotspot, a formerly down-at-the-heels neighborhood that's now a magnet for artists, tastemakers and on-the-verge chefs. Check out White Rabbit, a gallery exclusively showing contemporary Chinese art; stock up on pastries at...

Save Place
140 George St, The Rocks NSW 2000, Australia
The Museum of Contemporary Art is located in the Rocks, the oldest neighborhood in Sydney. The museum houses amazing collections of art from top Australian modern artists and features traveling shows from creatives all over the world. Be sure to...