Things to Do in Sydney
Visit the iconic Bondi Beach - One of the most famous beach of the country. It offers you variety of activities such as surf & swim, scenic running track, lovely bars & cafe and much more. Established in 1861, the Bondi Beach is located 7km east of the Sydney Central Business District. Bondi means the water breaking over rocks or noise of water breaking over rocks. Throughout the year the beach hosts many local as well as international events.
Visit the Sydney Opera House - One of the most popular destination of Sydney. It is a multi-facility art center where more than 1600 activities are performed throughout the year. It was designed by the Danish architect Jorn Utzon and was formally opened on 20th Oct 1973. Experience the Sydney Opera House by enjoying a show, taking a behind the scene tour or sipping a cocktail at the Opera bar with the sunset in the backdrop.
Visit the Sydney Harbor Bridge - Take a stroll on one the most iconic place in the world. It is the six largest spanning arch bridge in the world. There are many ways experience this iconic landmark, the most popular is to take a trip with BridgeClimb Sydney which tells you about the fascinating history of the place as you climb to the top. Other way of exploring the bridge is by helicopter tour which shows the magnificent aerial views.
Visit the Taronga Zoo - If you want to visit the local wildlife & exotic animals, this is a wonderful place to be which is a home to over 4000 animals. Officially opened on 7th Oct 1986, Taronga Zoo is managed by the Zoological Parks Board of New South Wales, under the trading name Taronga Conservation Society. It is opened on each day of the week between 9:30 am in the morning to 4:30 pm in the evening.
Visit the Quay restaurant - Regarded as the one of the finest restaurant in the world, Quay offers you delightful food & magnificent ambiance. Owned by Leon Fink & run by chef peter Gilmore, it has been in World’s Top 50 Restaurants since 2009. It is opened on Mon to Thu from 6pm to 9:30pm and on Fri to Sun from 12pm to 1:30 pm in the afternoon & 6pm to 9:30pm in the evening.
Visit the Royal Botanic Garden - One of the oldest botanic institute in the world. There are walking path & scenic train for the kids. Opened in1816 & located in the heart of the city, Royal Botanic Garden is one of the most visited tourist attraction of the city. There are volunteer guides which will lead you though the garden at free of cost. It is opened on every day of the week between 9am in the morning to 5:30pm in the evening.
Visit the Blue Mountains National Park - Located just a few hours away from the Sydney, it is a famous place for walking, mountain biking & climbing. Established in Sep 1969 & located in the Blue Mountains region of NSW, Blue Mountains National Park is one of the eight protected area which was inscribed to be the part of World Heritage Site by UNESCO. You can book your tickets well in advance by visiting the website of the park.
Visit the Museum of Contemporary Art - If you are interested in art & culture of the city, then this is the place that you must visit. Established in 1991, Museum of Contemporary Art is solely dedicated to exhibit & collect contemporary arts both from across Australia & around the world. It is also regarded as the fine example of Art Deco architecture. It is opened on every day of the week between 10am in the morning to 5pm in the evening.
Visit the Queen Victoria Building - If you are a shopping lover, then this place offers you various category of shops along with good cafe & restaurants. Opened on 21st July 1898, Queen Victoria Building has over 180 shops of fashion, jewelry & home-ware. Today, it the most popular & prestigious shopping center of the entire city. It is opened from 9am to 6pm on weekdays & from 10am to 4pm on weekends.
Visit the Sydney Tower - Located at 268m from above the ground, it offers you 360 degree views of the city which is absolutely stunning. Completed in 1981, Sydney Tower is the tallest structure of Sydney & 2nd tallest in the Southern Hemisphere. It is a member of World Federation of Great Towers. It is opened on every day of the week between 9am in the morning to 9:30pm in the evening, with the last entry being given at 8:30pm.