Perhaps, the most popular tourist destination in Sydney (or maybe even in all of AU) is the Sydney Opera House. In fact, it is one of the most iconic buildings in the world due to its unique architectural design.
But aside from this incredibly looking building, there are a plethora of other must-see places that you should see at the Land Down Under.
To help you with your travel bucket list, we’ve listed some of the most amazing places Sydney has to offer:
Where to go in Sydney, Australia?
Sydney Tower Eye
One of the most iconic attractions in the city is the Sydney Tower Eye. With a height of 305 meters, it is Sydney’s tallest building — giving visitors a perfect view of the entire city. One of the best amenities in the building is its SKYWALK, an alfresco glass-floor viewing platform where you can enjoy panoramic views of Sydney.
Taronga Zoo Sydney
Discover Australia’s rich wildlife at Taronga Zoo Sydney. Australia has dozens of animals native to the country and visiting this zoo will give you close-up encounters with these creatures. And aside from that, Taronga Zoo Sydney also has collections of animals from around the world like the African savannahs, Caribbean oceans, and South American jungles.
Royal Botanic Garden Sydney
Another must-visit destination in Sydney is the Royal Botanical Garden Sydney. It is a 30-hectare oasis where you can find thousands of native and exotic plants and flowers. Listed among the most visited attractions in Sydney, this botanical garden also has cafes and restaurants, where you can dine in after hours of touring the different spots in this iconic destination.
If you want to explore the history of Australia, then visiting the Australian Museum might help you know more about the Land Down Under. This heritage-listed museum has the largest natural history collection in Australia. The fifth oldest natural history museum in the world, the Australian Museum boasts over 21 million scientific specimens and cultural objects.
No Australian getaway will be complete without a day on the beach. Sydney alone has over 100 fabulous beaches. One of the most iconic beaches in the city is Bondi beach, which is a top destination for surfers. Other beaches to visit are Avalon Beach, Manly Beach, Conge Beach, and Bronte Beach.
Other destinations in Sydney, Australia:
- Hyde Park
- SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium
- Art Gallery of New South Wales
- The Queen Victoria Building
- The Rocks
- Darling Harbour
- Luna Park