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The Rocks Walking Tour

The Secrets are Alive in the Sandstone – join us in visiting The Rocks picturesque historic sites and hear our tales about ordinary people who did extraordinary things and so began our compelling story of British Australian
settlement!

The Rocks Walking Tours’ specialist trained local guides provide walking tours within the heart of historic and picturesque Rocks precinct, departing daily at 10:30am and 1:30pm from our office handily located within The Rocks at Shop 4a - Clocktower Square, Cnr Argyle & Harrington Sts, The Rocks.

The tour is conducted within intimate groups of no more than 25 people for a duration of 90 minutes covering approximately 2 kilometres at a leisurely pace.

Our groups weave their way through hidden narrow alleyways, along charming cobbled lanes and into shady courtyards, lingering by quaint terrace cottages, some of these sites could be overlooked by casual unguided visitor.

You will be captivated by the charm of this special place and our commentary will intrigue & entertain you for the time that you share with us!

Tour Highlights:
  • The shoreline of sparkling Sydney Cove
  • Harbour views of Sydney's Opera House and Harbour Bridge
  • Cadman's Cottage, Sydney CBD's oldest surviving cottage built in 1816
  • Campbell's Cove; is a beautiful, intimate cove offering fantastic views of Sydney Opera House, Harbour Bridge and Campbells Cove wharves
  • awe inspiring Argyle Cut; was begun with convict labour in 1843
  • Garrison Church; officially known as the Church of Holy Trinity, built in 1840s
  • Within The Rocks historic precinct we will wander through George Street, Greenway Lane, Kendall Lane, Rocks Square, Playfair Street, Foundation Park, Suez Canal and Nurses Walk and much more!

Duration

1 hour30 mins

Height Restriction

No minimum height

No maximum height

Wheelchair Friendly

No

Maximum Weight

No maximum weight

Weather Dependent

Indoor - N/A

Customer Guarantee

This product is covered by the Experee Guarantee and Cancellation Policy

Spectators

This experience is not suitable for spectators

Animals Allowed

No Animals Allowed

Toilet facilities

No

Minimum Age

No minimum age

Important Information

- Tours are conducted in all weather - rain or shine.
- Children 5-16 Yrs/ Infant under 5 Yrs
- All children/ infants must be accompanied by an adult
- Pram/ wheelchair friendly, please note within booking.
- Concession applies to Australian Senior Citizens/ Pensioner; Students (Local & International) + Backpacker cardholders; requires validation on the day
- We regret that we are unable to offer Pensioner/ Senior Citizen discounts to non-Australian residents
- Group Bookings 10+ people please contact us direct

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Adult

Child (5-16 Yrs)

Senior

Concession

Student

Infant (Under 5 Years)

2 Adults + 2 Children

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About the provider

The Rocks Walking Tours, The Rocks, New South Wales

55 Harrington Street,
The Rocks,
New South Wales,
2000,
Australia

There is no better way to get up close and personal with the living history and heritage of Sydney than on foot with Sydney’s foremost team of friendly and enthusiastic guides at The Rocks Walking Tours.

The Rocks holds a unique place in Sydney’s colonial history and is considered to be the birthplace of European Australia situated, as it is on the western shoreline of Sydney Cove nestled beneath the dominance of Sydney’s Harbour Bridge in a spectacular picturesque, harbourside location.

Weave your way off the beaten track through hidden narrow alleyways, along charming cobbled lanes, into shady courtyards and linger by quaint terrace cottages taking in the renowned oldest streets of Sydney dotted with beautifully restored nineteenth century buildings. 

Your 90 minute guided walking tour throughout The Rocks departing daily at 10:30am or 1:30pm promises to be a memorable Sydney experience! Exclusive bookings available on request.

You will be captivated by the charm of this special place and our commentary will intrigue & entertain you for the time that you share with us!

Come let your footsteps lead you to the Heart of The Rocks!

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