Sydney City Explorer

4 day City Explorer - from £605

See Australia’s most iconic city and the incredible sights of Sydney Harbour Bridge and Opera House, plus a trip to the Blue Mountains.


  • Sightseeing and free time in Sydney
  • Opera House, Bridge and Harbour cruise
  • Manly and Bondi beaches
  • Blue Mountains and Sydney Zoo
  • Incredible wildlife
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Your Itinerary

Day 1 - Arrive Sydney

On arrival at Sydney Airport you’ll be transferred to your hotel (flights anytime). The rest of the day is at leisure.

Hotel: Rydges Sydney Central (Standard) or Hyatt Regency (Superior)

Day 2 - City Sights

Cross the Sydney Harbour Bridge and stop at Milsons Point for spectacular views of the city skyline. Stop at North Head Lookout for a panoramic view of the Pacific Ocean. Enjoy free time at Manly Beach and stroll along The Corso, before heading back to the city. Board your Captain Cook Lunch Cruise for a buffet lunch.

This afternoon you’ll drive through the city and the Domain to Mrs. Macquarie’s Chair. Get your camera ready for close up views of the Opera House and Harbour Bridge. Stop at the headland known as The Gap before arriving at Bondi Beach, where you can wander along the shoreline before re-boarding your coach to return to the city.

Hotel: Rydges Sydney Central (Standard) or Hyatt Regency (Superior)

Day 3 - Blue Mountains

Explore the World Heritage listed Blue Mountains National Park. View the famous Three Sisters rock formation from a perfect vantage point before arriving at Scenic World, where you’ll witness the vastness of the Blue Mountains. You can ride the Scenic Railway, Cableway or Skyway, a great way to see the steep valleys and canyons and follow the boardwalk along the valley floor (own expense). Stop in picturesque Leura where you’ll enjoy lunch in a local café. There’s time to explore the village, a delightful blend of quaint shops and groomed gardens.

On your return to Sydney, enjoy an afternoon encounter at Sydney Zoo. Get up-close to koalas and see kangaroos, wombats, and other native animals.

Hotel: Rydges Sydney Central (Standard) or Hyatt Regency (Superior)

Day 4 - Depart Sydney

Your city stay concludes this morning after breakfast. You’ll be transferred to Sydney Airport for your onward flight (flights anytime).

4 day City Explorer - from £605



This City Explorer departs daily

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All prices are per person, based on 2 sharing a double or twin room and include meals shown. Seasonal supplements may apply. Call Freedom Destinations to confirm departure dates and availability. 

For departures past April 2020 airport transfers will no longer be included.


City Explorers are a perfect way to experience Australia’s major cities and see what they have to offer. Your City Explorer includes:

  • Airport transfers to and from your hotel
  • Captain Cook Harbour Cruise
  • Entry to Sydney Zoo
  • Blue Mountains and the Three Sisters
  • Free time to explore Sydney
  • A choice of Standard or Superior hotel

For more time in and around Sydney talk to your Freedom Destinations consultant.

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