The sunny and coastal city of Sydney is the capital of the New South Wales province of Australia. Sydney is known for cold beers, warm people, great food, and mesmerizing beaches. So, what are you waiting for? Book flights to Sydney and cross this beautiful destination off your bucket list.
After you book your return flights to Sydney, you must get down to making a balanced itinerary. To help you out, we have put together a list of the top 5 places that must not be missed. Fly to Sydney this year and experience the best of ‘The Land Down Under’.
The Harbour Bridge in one of the most iconic landmarks of the city. Practically, every picture postcard and promotional clip showcases this masterpiece. It is located next to the Sydney Opera House. Affectionately called the “Coathanger” by the locals because of its arched design, the Harbour Bridge is one of the largest steel arch bridges in the world, and you can scale it! Sign up to climb the Sydney Harbour Bridge and get stunning views of the Sydney Harbour from up top.
Open Hours - The Bridge is open for climbing from 9:00 am to 8:00 pm from Monday to Sunday
Sydney’s iconic Bondi Beach is a haven for surfers, swimmers, and sunbathers. You can also begin a scenic 6 km coastal walk from Bondi Beach to Coogee beach here. Do not forget to swim in the stunning Bondi Icebergs Pool, which is the most photographed 50-meter saltwater ocean pool in the country. You need to pay $9 as an entry fee and get access to the ocean pool as well as the sauna.
Open Hours - While the beach is open 24/7, the iconic saltwater ocean pool stays operational between 6:00 am and 6:30 pm from Friday to Wednesday. The venue is closed for maintenance on Thursday.
Another iconic marvel is the Sydney Opera House giving visitors sweeping views of the Harbour Bridge and the Sydney Harbour. This sail-boat inspired structure has more than a million tiles on its roof. It has a total of six theatres and music venues with incredible acoustics. If you are in the mood to splurge, watch an opera performance or a concert. You can also take a guided tour of the premises. These tours are offered daily and take you around this structure in detail.
Open Hours - 9:00 am to 5:00 pm from Monday to Sunday
This beach is located about 10 miles northeast of Sydney and is beautiful and buzzing. Ride the waves at Manly Beach if you love surfing. If you want to beat the crowds, then arrive early and enjoy the gushing sound of the waves. The area around the beach is laden with great restaurants, cafés, bushwalks, playgrounds, shops, public showers, and restrooms. Another great way of getting to the beach is by way of Circular Quay to Manly Ferry.
Open Hours - The beach is open 24/7 but the restaurants and shops operate at variable timings
It is an award-winning and authentic farmers market in the city and is worth the trip for a range of fresh and delectable seasonal produce. Head to Redfern in Sydney on an empty stomach and on a Saturday to enjoy the organic food, artisan bread, boutique wines, herbal teas, meat, eggs, and freshly harvested honey.
Visitation - 8:00 am to 1:00 pm on Saturday
Flights - You can take cheap flights to Sydney’s Kingsford Smith International Airport
Train - Central Railway is the main train station of Sydney
Buy flight tickets to Sydney between February and November. Avoid the months of May, June, and July as it can get cold.
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