Things to do in Sydney

Sort by Tribes
Show local favourites
876 Results
  • 1
    Sydney Opera House

    Sydney Opera House

    Ranked #1 overall in Sydney things to do
    229 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Performing Arts, Opera House
    Popular withArtsyHistoryFamilies

    Opera House and the Bridge are the icons of Sydney. A must see place but I havn't been inside yet, was closed on a weekend as I remember. On the ...

  • 2
    Sydney Harbour Bridge

    Sydney Harbour Bridge

    Ranked #2 overall in Sydney things to do
    143 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Bridge
    Popular withAdventureOutdoorsyHistory

    A beautiful landmark, signature of the city. I decided not to do the famous climb to the top but def go for it if you are into that. My friend ...

  • 3
    Bondi Beach

    Bondi Beach

    Ranked #3 overall in Sydney things to do
    146 reviews
    Outdoors, Beaches and Watersports, Surfing
    Popular withOutdoorsyAdventureBackpackers

    For fun, fruvolity and fresh seaside air, Bondi Beach wins on akl counts. What's more, its cafe, dining and bar-hopping scene can't be beaten. The sea is cool but when ...

  • 4
    Manly Beach

    Manly Beach

    Ranked #4 overall in Sydney things to do
    85 reviews
    Outdoors, Beaches and Watersports
    Popular withOutdoorsyAdventureFamilies

    Manly Beach is a beach located in the northern Sydney suburbs. The best and fastest way to get to Manly from Sydney is to take a ferry ride from Circular ...

  • 5
    Taronga Zoo

    Taronga Zoo

    Ranked #5 overall in Sydney things to do
    80 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Zoo or Aquarium
    Popular withFamiliesOutdoorsyAdventure

    Fun Zoo, especially with children. Cable Car ride with excellent views of Sydney as well as the wildlife in the zoo itself. Fun Marine Show with Seals and Dolphins. Also ...

  • 6
    Darling Harbour & Haymarket

    Darling Harbour & Haymarket

    Ranked #6 overall in Sydney things to do
    87 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Outdoors, Plaza
    Popular withFoodiesFamiliesNightlife

    Have been to darling harbour many times and it's still amazing every time I go. Awesome museums and zoo type places which makes it awesome for families but once night ...

  • 7
    Blue Mountains

    Blue Mountains

    Ranked #7 overall in Sydney things to do
    72 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Outdoors, Hiking and Nature, Landmark
    Popular withAdventureOutdoorsyBackpackers

    Beautiful views everywhere you looks. Very crowded during the weekend. Friendly locals

  • 8
    Sydney Harbour

    Sydney Harbour

    Ranked #8 overall in Sydney things to do
    68 reviews
    Outdoors, Harbour or Marina
    Popular withAdventureFamiliesOutdoorsy

    A well oiled (and perfectly safe) machine, but the views and commentary are really excellent. The stone columns at either end are purely cosmetic so people felt safer apparently.

  • 9
    Royal Botanic Gardens

    Royal Botanic Gardens

    Ranked #9 overall in Sydney things to do
    54 reviews
    Outdoors, Park
    Popular withOutdoorsyFamiliesGreen

    The Botanic Gardens of Sydney are as peaceful and tranquil as can be with seemingly endless space where even on busy days you can find a quiet spot to relax ...

  • 10
    Circular Quay

    Circular Quay

    Ranked #10 overall in Sydney things to do
    53 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Outdoors, Beaches and Watersports, Landmark, Harbour or Marina
    Popular withFamiliesOutdoorsyBackpackers

    The busiest point of Sydney's huge harbour, Circular Quay is a great place to head to on a sunny day. Walk up the steps to the Opera House or around ...

var ListPage = { maxTries: 20, interval: 0, xhrRequests: [], update: function(url, count, callback){ var fingerprint = "&t=" + (new Date().getTime()); var reqcount = "&req_count=" + count; this.loader("on"); var self = this; var req = new XMLHttpRequest();"GET", url + fingerprint + reqcount, true); ListPage.xhrRequests.push(req); req.onreadystatechange = function() { if (req.readyState === 4 && (req.status === 200 || req.status === 202)) { eval(req.responseText); self.loader("off"); if (req.status === 200 || req.status !== 202 ) callback(req.status); if (req.status === 202) { if (count < self.maxTries) { setTimeout(function(){ListPage.update(url, ++count, callback)}, self.interval); self.interval += 100; } else { callback(req.status); } } } }; req.send(null); }, loader: function(status) { var spinnerD = document.querySelector('.spinnersD'); var spinnerM = document.querySelector('.spinnersM'); if (spinnerD && spinnerM) { if (status === "on") { spinnerD.className = "spinnersD shownow"; spinnerM.className = "spinnersM shownow"; } else { // hide spinnerD.className = "spinnersD"; spinnerM.className = "spinnersM"; } } }, ajax: function(url, callback) { this.update(url, 1, callback); } }; ListPage.ajax("", function(status){ if (status === 200) { HotelRates.ajax(); } }); var HotelRates = { hotels: "", ajaxCalls: function(tryIndex) { if ( { ListPage.update("" + "&" +, tryIndex, function(){ var placeholder = document.querySelectorAll('.metasearch_featured .placeholder'); for (var i = 0; i < placeholder.length; i++) { placeholder[i].style.display='none'; } }); } }, ajax: function() { this.ajaxCalls(1); }, singleAjax: function() { this.ajaxCalls(ListPage.maxTries); } }; if (typeof IntentMedia !== 'undefined' && window.IntentMedia && IntentMedia.trigger) { window.IntentMediaProperties.site_currency = 'GBP', window.IntentMediaProperties.travel_date_start = '' window.IntentMediaProperties.travel_date_end = '' IntentMedia.trigger("onpage_ads_redraw"); }