By Ellie Schneider
Sydney Harbour is an aquatic playground for locals and tourists alike, with more than 240 kilometres (150 miles) of shoreline punctuated by unspoiled beaches, picturesque gardens and pockets of natural bush. It is also home to some of Australia's big-name attractions, including the Sydney Opera House and Sydney Harbour Bridge. Read on and explore.
HOW TO GET THERE
International flights fly directly into Sydney Airport from many global hubs. From the airport it’s an easy 30-minute taxi or train ride to Circular Quay, the main ferry terminal in Sydney.
- See the landmarks from the ground and above
- Take a dip or try water sports at glistening beaches
- Picnic on a historic harbour island