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    What you'll do

    Discover Sydney’s extraordinary history on a leisurely Sydney heritage walking tour.

    Visit The Rocks Walking Tour with Go City®

    • Pay nothing at the gate – simply scan your digital pass
    • View the fantastic Sydney Cove shoreline 
    • Enjoy harbour views of Sydney Opera House, Sydney Harbour Bridge and Campbell’s Cove
    • Within The Rocks historic precinct, we will wander through Greenway Lane, Kendall Lane, Suez Canal, Foundation Park and much more.

    The Rocks encapture a unique place in Sydney’s colonial history as the birthplace of European Australia. This in-depth tour takes you through Sydney’s convict past as you explore its oldest colonial neighbourhood with present-day visuals.

    Discover historical events from expert guides offering a wealth of knowledge and enthusiasm. You’ll not only venture through The Rocks and Millers Point but other exciting areas that extend into the City of Sydney. Hear stories of how ordinary people came to do extraordinary things that defined British Australian history. Explore Circular Quay, The Royal Botanic Gardens, Macquarie Street, Bridge Street and Macquarie Place on this easy-paced, memorable Sydney tour.

    Wander along Sydney Harbour’s sparkling shoreline with views of the Sydney Opera House, the Sydney Harbour Bridge, past Cadman’s Cottage and Campbell’s Cove. Explore hidden alleyways, shady courtyards, cobbled laneways and hidden areas. Get an insiders perspective on Sydney’s historic architecture including Cadman’s Cottage, The Rocks’ oldest surviving cottage constructed in 1816. And Argyle Cut, the inspiring area built with convict labour in 1843.

    The Rocks Walking Tour facts

    • Often referred to as “The Original Sydney Walking Tour”, The Rocks Walking Tour was established in 1978 and is officially known as the oldest guided walking tour in Australia.
    • Sydney’s historic Rocks district tells the British story from the day they arrived in Sydney Cove, 26 January 1788.

    Go City is the best choice for maximum savings and flexibility when sightseeing in Sydney. Your pass includes The Original Rocks Walking Tour tickets plus admission to your choice of other top Sydney attractions.

    Experience The Rocks Walking Tour and many other attractions with the Explorer Pass.

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    Know before you go

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    Booking required

    This attraction requires advanced booking.

    Getting In: Just show your pass upon arrival and you're in – there's no need to purchase individual tickets at any of the Sydney attractions included on your pass. 

    Tours depart from our office handily located in the heart of The Rocks at Shop 5 - Clocktower Square, Cnr Argyle & Harrington Sts. 

    Please Note: These 90-minute, leisurely-paced tours offer intimate groups of no more than 20 people.

    For more information, please check The Rocks Walking Tours' website.

    The Rocks Walking Tours appointment help
    Simply ask our help team if you have any questions.

    Where you'll be

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    Shop 5, Clocktower Square Corner Argyle & Harrington Streets The Rocks, Sydney, AU

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    Operating hours

    10.30am and 1.30pm daily

    The Rocks Walking Tour

    +612 9247 6678

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