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Darling Harbour

Open Now: 08:00 - 20:00
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Australian National Maritime Museum General Entry Ticket
From US$14.66*
Australian National Maritime Museum General Entry Ticket
From US$14.66*
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Scenic entertainment complex that features shops, restaurants, museums and other tourist attractions.
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
+61 2 9240 8500
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All reviews maritime museum imax cinema hard rock cafe ferris wheel every saturday lots of restaurants sydney aquarium chinese garden madame tussauds street performers sea life watch the world other attractions great place to visit walk around opera house fireworks
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Reviewed today

I am definitely going back to Darling Harbour, a great choice, with so many things to do, and easy reach of anything you could possibly, think of doing, Just do it, so much to see and do for all the family...

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Paradise567313
Reviewed today via mobile

Well this is a fantastic place, so much going on. Spoilt for choice when wanting something to eat and drink. This place is so well designed for couples and families. So many places to relax and enjoy the fantastic weather, will be definitely trying more...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is very much were most restaurants, aquarium and main hotels are close by. You can get around from here to most of the city.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Naj H
Reviewed yesterday

We were at Darling Harbour to see a show at the Lyric. We thought we make a weekend of it staying Fri/Sat night. It has been a while since I was there and noticed more eating places and new attractions. It was much quieter on...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Waratahers
Reviewed yesterday

A gorgeous place to visit for half a day or even just a meal. HUge variety of restaurants, but the eastern side is not cheap - the shopping centre on the western side is for budget-conscious families. Worth walking around both sides and across the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Broadievade
Reviewed yesterday

Lots of restaurants, a ferris wheel, board walk and a fire work of 10 minutes every Saturday 9 pm makes darling Harbour an attractive place to visit. We were lucky enough to stay at a hotel overlooking darling Harbour. It was a great choice

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank globetrotters813
Reviewed yesterday

This place is great. It has all the boat rides and family trip you could ask for all in one area. A must visit part of Sydney.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Ponner
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Lots of waterfront restaurants plus the aquarium & museums, which are primarily for families with kids. Adults should find better places to spend their time while in Sydney.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Chuck D
Reviewed yesterday

nice harbour in city, good restaurant, nice water view, this was my first place when landing in Australia. And since then I have been there many times

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Sean_X_Li
Reviewed yesterday

LOTS to do in the Harbor - from the Wild Life Zoo to the Maritime Museum to the restaurants to the view. Must walk around here and visit the Zoo, Aquarium and Museum.

Date of experience: December 2018
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13 December 2017|
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Response from Edward B | Reviewed this property |
We took the ferry over from Sydney Harbor and then walked back. Walk is about 30 minutes
Teresa M
11 November 2017|
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Response from Tim S | Reviewed this property |
Every Saturday evening - and sometimes at other special events and occasions
17 February 2017|
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Response from WinnipegMaggie | Reviewed this property |
I agree with first response, you can walk (30-40) min but take the ferry for the best views of the bridge. The bridge is adjacent to central Quay, darling harbour is further inland and bridge is not visible from there.