Things To Do in Sydney & Port of Sydney Terminal Layover Ideas
Things to do in Sydney if you have a Port of Sydney Terminal Layover or Extended Port of Sydney Terminal Stopover
If you have an extended layover at the Port of Sydney Terminal or staying in town, why not consider getting out with some fun activities? We list a few here and there are many more on Sydney.LayoverIdeas.com
Duration: 1 day
Priced From: USD 35.73
See the sights of Sydney and Bondi while you're in port in Sydney with a hop-on hop-off tour. Travel in an open-top double-decker bus, and see the best of Sydney on this shore excursion, with the freedom to get on and off whenever and wherever you please. Listen to the interesting commentary and spend as much or as little time at sights including Circular Quay, Kings Cross, the Rocks, Paddington, Double Bay or Bondi Beach before jumping aboard for the next stop -- the choice is yours!
Duration: 90 minutes
Priced From: USD 43.30
For a complete overview of Sydney when your cruise ship docks in port, enjoy lunch at the panoramic Sydney Tower Restaurant. Be wowed by the sight of Sydney at your feet, stretching from the Blue Mountains, across Sydney Harbour and out to the ocean. Select from a gourmet buffet of meat and seafood dishes on a Sydney shore excursion to the highest revolving restaurant in the Southern Hemisphere.
Duration: 60 minutes
Priced From: USD 28.87
Take a guided walking tour of Sydney Opera House while your cruise ship is in port to experience one of the world's most famous performing arts centers. Plus, you'll see the best views of the Sydney Harbour. Book this Sydney Opera House shore excursion ahead to ensure you don't miss out on this popular tour.
Duration: 30 minutes
Priced From: USD 61.35
Feel the need for speed on this full-throttle jet boat shore excursion from Circular Quay! Blast off on Australia's most popular jet boating adventure. See many of Sydney's famous sites including the Sydney Opera House, Fort Denison, Rose Bay, Goat Island, Taronga Zoo, Sydney Harbour Bridge and much more!
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USD 23.10When your cruise ship docks in Sydney, go ashore take a guided walking of the Rocks. Tours depart daily at 10:30am and 1:30pm from a convenient location in The Rocks, for a duration of 90 minutes, walking at a leisurely pace. Your guide will lead you throughout the historic and picturesque Rocks precinct as you weave your way through hidden alleyways, along charming lanes and into shady courtyards, areas that could be overlooked by the casual unguided visitor. This is a must-do for all visitors to Sydney!... Read More
Duration: 2 hours
Priced From: USD 209.30
Soar above Sydney Harbour on a helicopter shore excursion, and enjoy bird’s-eye views of Sydney’s world-famous harbor when your cruise ship is in Sydney port. Listen to informative commentary from your expert pilot as you soar above the city sights, like the Sydney Opera House and Sydney Harbour, one of the world’s most beautiful waterways.
Duration: 6 hours
Priced From: USD 30.31
Don't miss Australia's most popular attraction, SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium, when your cruise ship docks in Sydney Port. The marine-watching opportunities abound at the aquarium: take a walk as the sea's biggest predators swim below, see tropical fish in the Great Barrier Reef exhibit and watch dugongs play in their Mermaid Lagoon. Enjoy skip-the-line entry and avoid waiting in queues at SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium, located within a 10-minute walk of the cruise port at Darling Harbour.
Duration: 6 hours
Priced From: USD 30.31
See Australia's iconic animals at WILD LIFE Sydney Zoo on a shore excursion with skip-the-line entry. When your cruise ship docks in Sydney Port, see the largest variety of Australian flora and fauna under one roof, for a complete Aussie wildlife experience within a 10-minute walk of the cruise port at Darling Harbour. Get up close to iconic kangaroos, cuddly koalas, colorful butterflies and birds, and meet one of the largest crocodiles in captivity in the world in Kakadu Gorge.
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