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Observatory Hill

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Watsons Road | Millers Point, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
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Reviewed 13 August 2016

Hill is close to the business district and the Rocks. There are many beautiful views across Sydney, here is the historical building of the Observatory Sydney. Overall worth a visit.

Thank Ogi0
Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

Sydney's Observatory Hill is the perfect romantic location for a couple to watch the sun go down and the lights to come on. It is a bit of a walk up hill but it is well worth the effort. You are rewarded with views from...More

Thank MarvinMayhem65
Reviewed 3 July 2016

like the title above, perfect to watch the sunset. Easy to reach from the Opera House and the Harbour Bridge.

Thank GabrieleNoWorries
Reviewed 10 May 2016

after wandering around "The Rocks" area of Sydney, Going to Observatory Hill lookout was decided as a great option. From the top of the hill, sitting under the huge Moreton Bay Fig Trees on a park bench was a great place to take in your...More

Thank Charles I
Reviewed 9 May 2016

Yet again, this is a location that not many tourist probably get to go to, unless you know about it. You can walk here from Circular Quay in around 10 minutes and the views from the top are amazing. Not only do you get to...More

1  Thank Off_down_under
Reviewed 30 April 2016 via mobile

I chose purposefully to come to Observatory Hill to check out the photo view of Sydney Harbour Bridge. I was not disappointed! Plus, the balance of the west Harbour vista and "The Pill" are cool too and so is the Observatory adjacent.

Thank Robert A
Reviewed 19 April 2016 via mobile

Observatory Hill is a picturesque and quiet spot that showcases the beauty of Sydney Harbour. Plenty of seating and shade and just a short walk from The Rocks. Worth a visit.

Thank Tony W
Reviewed 19 March 2016

The Observatory Hill is the point where I'd say The Rocks, Millers Point and Walsh Bay are really divided into separate distinctive areas as they kind of blend into one another for the most part. This is the hill that takes you up towards the...More

Thank JamesA546
Reviewed 17 March 2016

Super views across the harbour and adjacent to the Harbour Bridge walk and cycleway this location is surrounded by Old Sydney. It sits in its own park not far from Darling Harbour. The views are stunning at night and early morning for a dawn photography...More

Thank Kenneth H
Reviewed 3 March 2016

This is in Observatory Park which is a beautiful setting for relaxing, strolling and picnicking and has delightful views across Sydney Harbour as well as being home to the Observatory.

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