Day Trips from Sydney to Palm Beach, Sydney

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  • Blue Mountains: Small Group, All-Inclusive Tour

    1. Blue Mountains: Small Group, All-Inclusive Tour

    Head west from Sydney to the Blue Mountains on this small group full-day tour away from the large tour groups. Walk to a cliff lookout for panoramic views of the Jamison Valley, with its rust and pink sandstone cliffs and subtropical rainforest. Arrive to the Blue Mountains and escape the crowds. Visit Scenic World, and ride the Scenic Railway, Skyway and Cableway. Your tickets are already bought for you so there is no waiting in line and you can head straight to the rides! Your guide even comes on the rides with you. Enjoy a guided rainforest board walk and hear all the commentary about this natural ecosystem. Following this, take time to walk down the road to Echo Point and admire beautiful views of the Three Sister's lookout. Spend 20 minutes to wander around, take photos and take in the stunning scenery. Enjoy a chef prepared lunch at the a historic hotel - a wonderful and warm b...

    It was great but our email gave us incorrect pick up details! When we found our pick up point things looked up

  • Sydney Harbour: 20-Minute Coast & Skyline Helicopter flight

    2. Sydney Harbour: 20-Minute Coast & Skyline Helicopter flight

    Climb aboard for a 20-minute helicopter flight over Sydney Harbour for an experience you'll remember for a lifetime. Get a safety briefing and pre-flight photos at the heliport before boarding. Enjoy time to relax, use the bathroom, grab some water and chill out in the beautiful lounge room area. Then it's liftoff time. Fly over sights such as the Sydney Harbour Bridge, Sydney Opera House, and Taronga Zoo in the company of a licensed pilot. Listen to a running commentary through the provided voice-activated headsets as you continue over Watson's Bay, Rose Bay, and Manly Cove. Upon take-off, enjoy full panoramic views of the Sydney skyline, Pacific Ocean and the historic port of Botany Bay. Within minutes of your departure, your experienced and skilled pilot will have you above the glistening waters of Maroubra Beach and heading north along the coast at 500 feet. You will fly along the ...

    Great views of the city, harbour bridge and opera house. Nice cruise along the coast line back to the airport as well.

  • Sydney: Blue Mountains, Jenolan Caves, and Kanangra Lookout

    3. Sydney: Blue Mountains, Jenolan Caves, and Kanangra Lookout

    Take a full-day tour to discover the stunning landscape of the Blue Mountains and visit some of the region’s natural highlights. Your day begins with pickup at your hotel in Sydney in a 4-wheel-drive vehicle. Head towards the UNESCO-listed Blue Mountains, and relax during the drive there. Visit the incredible Jenolan Caves, the oldest discovered open caves in the world. Learn about and explore this outstanding limestone cave system, dating back 360 million years. Discover what the caves might have been used for throughout the ages. Next, enjoy a walking tour of the Blue Mountains to see the most scenic spots, including the Grand Arch. Admire stunning waterfalls and glistening blue pools as you learn about native flora and fauna from your knowledgeable guide. Stop at the breathtaking Kanangra Lookout where you can appreciate the unforgettable views. As you walk through this unique land...

    We were unable to visit the Jenolan caves due to riad damage. Antoine still provided an amazing comprehensive and interesting tour.

  • Ultimate Sydney Pass with Sydney Tower Skywalk

    4. Ultimate Sydney Pass with Sydney Tower Skywalk

    Experience the best of Sydney with an Ultimate Sydney Pass and enjoy fun-packed attractions suitable for the young and old. Not only is it the best value pass in Sydney, it's the only one to include the Sydney Tower Skywalk. Once you have collected your tickets at the Sydney Tower Eye, you can plan your time without the worry of having to do everything in a day or weekend. The pass is valid for 30 days and grants access to the following attractions: 1. Sydney Tower Eye and Skywalk: Get stunning views of the harbor city from its tallest building and then take an incredible virtual flight at the 4D cinema. Experience active special effects, such as wind, spray and bubbles. 2. SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium: Go to the SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium, the city's number 1 attraction, to experience all the marine life at one of the best aquariums in the world. 3. WILD LIFE Sydney Zoo: Enjoy an all-Aust...

    My main advise to people is to definitely do this exercise but DO NOT BUY tickets through any agencies - cheaper to buy from actual sky tower plus you get more things to do as well for less money with the voucher. Booking this in advance we thought we would get a better deal when in fact we ended up pay8ng over £40 extra (64 Australian Dollars extra) which could go to buying lunch or something else. This was for 3 people. We did have a great morning and great fun with the only di a at the tower David.

  • From Sydney: Hunter Valley Multi-Brewery Tour with Lunch

    5. From Sydney: Hunter Valley Multi-Brewery Tour with Lunch

    Travel from Sydney and visit four famous breweries in Hunter Valley. Taste award-winning craft beers and ciders, learn about beer production on guided brewery tours, and enjoy a delicious lunch. Begin your full-day tour with a convenient pickup from central Sydney and admire the picturesque surroundings as you drive in Hunter Valley, Australia’s popular wine and spirits region. Discover some of Australia’s best craft brewers with the help of your expert local guide as you sample the variety of brews and beverages created in these fertile landscapes. Go on a guided tour inside one of the production houses, see behind the scenes, and learn how craft beers and ciders are made. Take a break from all the sightseeing and take in the Valley’s charm with a relaxing lunch with a wine, craft beer, or cider. Stop at the following breweries: HUNTER BEER CO.: The oldest operati...

  • Sydney Harbour: Private Helicopter Flight with Transfer

    6. Sydney Harbour: Private Helicopter Flight with Transfer

    Start your helicopter adventure at the Sydney Airport with a preflight briefing and photo opportunities before boarding the helicopter. After take-off, enjoy spectacular aerial views of the buzzing coastal metropolis and landmark sights such as the iconic Harbour Bridge, the Opera House, and the famous beaches of Bondi and Manly Cove. As you cruise over the Harbour City, your pilot shares informative commentary on the landmarks below. Look down on the Taronga Zoo and the wave-capped waters of Watsons Bay and Rose Bay. As you loop back toward the airport, hover above the Sydney Football Stadium and Sydney Cricket Ground.  Upon landing, enjoy light refreshments back at the heliport before returning to the city.

    My Fiancé and I had an amazing time the staff were so friendly and courteous I will recommend this to anyone as it was amazing and a great experience with exceptional value for money Please keep up the great work looking forward to the next flight I book with this service

  • Sydney: Blue Mountains Glow Worm Adventure by Night

    7. Sydney: Blue Mountains Glow Worm Adventure by Night

    Following collection from your Sydney accommodation, begin your truly extraordinary adventure into the Blue Mountains. This thrilling thrilling experience sees you guided on a bush walk through the forest during the evening - equipped with headlights. Your evening hike leads to a cave, which includes a waterfall. There you can encounter native glow worms, candescent like a starry night. As you travel to and from the cave, be on the lookout for other forms of local wildlife. Throughout your experience your guide is also happy to introduce you to some bush tucker, and can also talk with you about general survival skills. At the conclusion of your authentic and informative Blue Mountains experience, your guide returns you back to your tour starting point.

    The tour guide from wildscape adventures was exceptional, so knowledgeable and well mannered, I can’t speak highly enough of him, will definitely recommend friends and family to do the glow worm tour with him

  • Sydney: Blue Mountains Afternoon and Sunset Tour

    8. Sydney: Blue Mountains Afternoon and Sunset Tour

    After a lazy start to your morning in Sydney, embark upon a truly special day in one of the most spectacular world heritage listed national parks, the Blue Mountains. You will leave the hustle and bustle of the Sydney metropolis and avoid the peak hour traffic, driving west towards the national park. Once there, you will explore the Blue Mountains National Park, with the regular tourist buses long gone, you will be left alone to soak in the golden hours before sunset. On your Blue Mountains tour, you will learn all about the native flora and fauna as well as the indigenous people of the Blue Mountains. The Blue Mountains has a very special indigenous dream-time creation story linked to the national park. Upon arriving in the Blue Mountains, you will commence an awe-inspiring scenic bush walk overlooking the breathtaking Jamison Valley. You will make your way to a sensational lookout acr...

    Overall the experience was good. We had problems with the bus . It broke down but the tour guide handled it great. We did see all of the sights.

  • From Sydney: Hunter Valley Beer & Wine Small Group Tour

    9. From Sydney: Hunter Valley Beer & Wine Small Group Tour

    Travel from Sydney and go on guided tours of popular breweries and award-winning wineries in Hunter Valley. Enjoy beer and wine tastings, a full lunch, and the comfort of traveling in a small group. Begin your full-day tour with a convenient pickup from central Sydney and admire the picturesque surroundings as you drive in Hunter Valley, Australia’s first wine region. Go on guided tours inside the production houses, see behind the scenes, and learn how beer and wine are made. Get to know the local producers and discover the taste of a region famous for its beautiful wines, hand-crafted beers, and refreshing ciders. Take a break from all the sightseeing and take in the Valley’s charm with a relaxing lunch with a wine, craft beer, or cider.

  • Sydney: Private Customizable Tour with Transfer

    10. Sydney: Private Customizable Tour with Transfer

    Discover Sydney alongside a friendly local and see the best of the city on a private, customizable tour. Get insider tips on visiting the main attractions of the city as well as the more eclectic places that tourists don’t usually see. Choose to see historic landmarks such as The Sydney Opera House and Harbour Bridge, soak up up the sun on Bondi Beach, or explore Darling Harbour. The choice is yours as you can personalize this tour to your interests along with your knowledgable guide. Get some culture at a museum or gallery, or browse a vibrant market in one of Sydney’s fascinating neighborhoods. If hunger strikes, let your guide provide top tips on a local eatery for an authentic taste of Sydney’s cuisine.

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This bike tour was awesome! We got to see and learn about Sydney, exercise, and bond as a family. This was my son’s pick, but it suited all of us. Thank you!

Great views of the city, harbour bridge and opera house. Nice cruise along the coast line back to the airport as well.

A little bit hard to find but once we were there it was all fun fun fun. Grant was the best and the bikes exceptional

It was great but our email gave us incorrect pick up details! When we found our pick up point things looked up

Going on an official Home and Away two hours on my bucket list for quite a few years