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Visit The Sydney Opera House

The most memorable way to see the Sydney Opera House is to experience a show inside.

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The Jewel Of Sydney


The white, distinctive roof of the Sydney Opera House is unmissable from even across the harbour. It opened in 1973 and has 1.2 million people visit it each year. Inside, 1,500 shows are put on annually and it caters for every taste, it’s not just operas!

You can even enjoy a cruise around the harbour from the Opera House entrance. Finish with dinner inside and show, and it’ll make for an unforgettable experience.

If you visit around May/June, you’re in for an extra treat. The festival ‘Vivid Sydney’ takes place in the city where the Opera House and other buildings in the harbour come alive with light installations.

Where To Stay In Sydney

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Darlinghurst
Like the Mardi Gras parade that happens here every year, Darlinghurst is loud, vibrant and exciting.
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The Rocks
With the Opera House and Harbour Bridge as its backdrop, the Rocks is one of Sydney’s more upmarket areas.
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Sydney Opera House: VIP Backstage Tour & Breakfast/Canapés

If you're flying down under and half way around the world to Oz, then Sydney Opera House must be done in style. This intimate tour grants you exclusive access to areas normally reserved for the stars and their crew. Limited to 12 people per tour, you'll visit the backstage areas and journey to discover the places and spaces that bring performances to life on stage.

From £114.67
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If you're not one for following the beaten path then we understand. No itinerary nor GPS tracking system can show you the best route to adventure. If you'd like to create your own custom holiday, be it flying over the Opera House in Sydney harbour or hiking through the Himalayas, our travel experts will help create one free of charge.

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Whilst originally estimated at just $7 million, the total sum was in excess of $100 million – so just a bit over budget! This still stands as the biggest record in history.

Another attraction is the famous Sydney Harbour Bridge, nicknamed "The Coathanger". A truly stunning, hertiage-listed bridge which you won’t be able to miss!

Between April and May, the weather will have gotten much warmer but the prices won’t have become expensive yet.

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