Sydney Shore Excursion: Sydney Opera House Walking Tour

Shore Excursions in Sydney
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Tour description

Take a guided walking tour of Sydney Opera House while your cruise ship is in port to experience one of the world’s most famous performing arts centers. Plus, you’ll see the best views of the Sydney Harbour. Book this Sydney Opera House shore excursion ahead to ensure you don’t miss out on this popular tour.

While your cruise ship is in port in Sydney, join one of the most popular tours in the city on a guided walking tour of the Sydney Opera House.The Sydney Opera House was destined for greatness ever since it opened in 1973, and today it is one of Australia's most recognizable icons. Your guide will bring to life the amazing stories behind this miracle of architecture and engineering on your one-hour tour.Visit one of the opera house’s major concert halls, where more than 1,500 performances are staged each year, and immerse yourself in the dramatic world of Australia's premier performing arts center. Plus, at only one hour, the tour leaves you with plenty of time free to further explore Sydney on your own before your ship leaves.Upgrade your tour and enjoy a gourmet tasting plate for two (if option selected) at the Portside Sydney or Dine at Opera Bar. Portside SydneyThe delicious three-tier tasting plate sample menu includes: sushi, prawns and plank roasted salmon, mini wagyu and chicken burgers, dumplings, spring rolls and crunchy fries. Relax on the lower concourse of Sydney Opera House while taking in the spectacular views and taste sumptuous treats from the award-winning chefs.Opera BarWith the Sydney Opera House as its backdrop and gun-barrel views of the Sydney Harbour Bridge, it is not surprising that Opera Bar has become a favourite Sydney experience. Live like a local and join us for a meal at Opera Bar after your tour. We've picked our favourites - beer battered fish & chips, roasted cauliflower salad and Jack's Creek Angus rump. No reservations are needed and you can enjoy your meal after your tour anytime between 11.30am and 6pm.  Sydney Opera House is located within a 10-minute walk of the cruise port at Circular Quay so you determine the time you return to your ship. Please allow ample time to enjoy the excursion and ensure your timely return to the port. This excursion is not covered by our worry-free policy.

What's included

  • Local guide
  • Tasting plate at Portside Sydney (if option selected)
  • A meal at Opera Bar (if option selected)
  • GST (Goods and Services Tax)

What's not included

  • Port pickup and drop-off


  • Instant Confirmation
  • Led by a local guide
  • Choice of several departures throughout the day