ICONS, BAYS & BEACHES TOUR
- Duration: 3 Hours (approx.)
- Location: Darling Harbour , NSW
- Product code: PL8DXK
Discover our harbour’s best kept secrets and take a stroll or dip at Sydney’s most idyllic, uninhabited beach ... home to a resident colony of penguins.
You’ll see all the iconic harbour sights, learn about our colourful history and culture, see waterfront mansions of the ‘rich and famous’, visit idyllic Store Beach and Quarantine Station, then finish with trip to Watsons Bay and The Gap, one of Sydney’s most picturesque harbourside villages, with incredible views of the city skyline and Pacific Ocean.
Tours run Monday to Saturday from Darling Harbour at 1.30pm, returning approx 4.30pm.
Darling Harbour & Barangaroo - Harbour Bridge & Opera House - Garden Island Naval Base - Fort Denison - Kirribilli House - Point Piper waterfront mansions - Rose Bay - Double Bay - Shark Island - Camp Cove
Store Beach (stop – picturesque national park)
Quarantine Station (stop – colonial settlement, museum, cafe for afternoon/morning tea)
Watsons Bay & The Gap (stop – short guided walk)
Beach Explorer – a newly refurbished open-side touring boat that seats 16 guests and can drop you right onto the beach. It’s 8.5m with an enclosed toilet, shading and a new 300HP outboard motor, so it's perfect for seeing all the best spots in Sydney Harbour safely and comfortably. We also have wi-fi on the boat and phone chargers.
What to bring:
Camera, hat & sunglasses. A jacket or jumper (it can still get a bit chilly on the water, even in summer!). Swimming attire if you want to swim, and note that we supply towels. Comfortable shoes or sandals (no heels), we will be walking on the beach.