Top 15 Tourist Attractions In Sydney, Australia

1. Sydney Opera House

Considered a UNESCO World Heritage site, this unmissable piece of architecture welcomes millions of tourists every year. 

2. Sydney Tower Eye

Scraping the skies at 309 meters tall, casting a shadow over Market Street.  

3. Sydney Harbour Bridge

The infamous Coathanger; one of the world’s largest steel arch bridges; the poster child not only of the city, but of the nation.

4. Manly Beach

The beach itself is home to two ocean rock pools (Fairy Bower Pool & Shelly Beach Pool) which are great for a dip if you don’t want the waves. 

5. Boat tour

9 out of 10 postcards of Sydney feature the Opera House and the Harbour Bridget and for good reason.  

6. Museum of Contemporary Art Australia

Thanks to its location on the western side of Circular Quay, a visit to the museum can also easily be combined with a drink at The Rocks.

7. Bondi Beach

Without a doubt, Australia’s most iconic beach is the 1-kilometre-long eastern suburbs locale known, infamously, as Bondi. 

8. Featherdale Wildlife Park

Despite its small reputation, it still holds the title of having the world’s largest collection of Australian wildlife. 

9. Museum of Sydney

Museum of Sydney dives head-first into the story of how this great metropolis came to be. 

10. Sydney Town Hall

Visitors can take a guided tour of the building and learn about its history, architecture, and role in the city’s cultural life!  

11. The Blue Mountain

Queen Victoria Building, a historic shopping centre in the middle of Sydney’s CBD. 

12. Sea Life Sydney Aquarium

Don’t forget to visit the resident dugongs at Dugong Island and say hello to the cheeky octopus. 

13. Powerhouse Museum

Powerhouse Museum, an institution dedicated to all things science, technology, design and art, 

14. Raging Waters Sydney

Little ones can get their very own adventure at the Dinosaur Lagoon, a mini-park designed just for them.  

15. Yiribana Gallery

Yiribana Gallery is a fascinating art subsection within the enormous Art Gallery of New South Wales. 

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