Darling Harbour, Sydney

4.5
#1 of 48 in Neighborhoods in Australia
Must see · Neighborhood · Other
A harbor within the giant Sydney Harbour, Darling Harbour buzzes with activity right next to downtown Sydney. Shopping centers, museums, entertainment centers, restaurants, the largest IMAX in the Southern Hemisphere, Madam Tussaud's Wax Museum, the Sydney Aquarium--the list goes on and on. You can head from attraction to attraction and then stay for dinner, or just stop in, snap a few photos, and people-watch from a cafe. For Darling Harbour and beyond, use our Sydney online travel planner to get the most from your Sydney vacation.
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  • As a local, this has always felt a bit "touristy" for me and my family. We walk across the bridge (that occassionally opens for boats to come in / out of the harbour) for ice-cream when we visit the.....  more »
  • We ate it some of the finest restaurants and enjoyed cocktails thank you Darling Harbour.. can't wait to do it again  more »
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  • Darling Harbour never fails to delight no matter how many times you visit. The views are amazing and are relaxing after a long days work. Don't miss the many breweries which offer fresh beer. Best time to visit is between 5 and 7 pm
  • A great place to hangout with anybody, anytime of the day and 365 days. Been to darling harbour for a Xmas party and it was the most happening place with loads of pubs and music till late night. Visited again during Xmas break with family and kids, it was great with lot of options for shopping, play area, public water play areas.

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