You can’t missed top 5 landmark of Sydney, no matter what you’re an Aussie visiting from interstate or an international visitor from overseas.
Sydney, capital of New South Wales and one of Australia’s largest cities, is best known with Sydney Opera House and Harbour Bridge. Except these two famous attractions, you still find more, e.g Royal Botanic Garden, Sydney Tower.The city is so large and full of things to do that there are a wide range of so-called “must see” locations and sights that, if you miss them, mean you will be missing out on some of the unique features that give Sydney its own distinct personality.
Sydney Opera House
The Sydney Opera House designed by Jørn Utzon and constructed under some controversy, it opened in October 1973. The Opera House is one of Sydney’s most popular icons with tourists and travelers from around the world visiting. There is a 1 hour opera house guided tour to help you know the history of this building.
Sydney Harbour Bridge
The Sydney Harbour Bridge was built in 1932 and is an arch bridge made from steel that goes across the Sydney Harbour. The bridge is 134 m high and is the highest arch bridge in the world. You can also climb the Sydney Bridge and watch Sydney Harbour from highest point.
Sydney TowerThe Sydney Tower is Sydney’s tallest free-standing structure, the tower stands at 309 m (1,014 ft) above the Sydney CBD. There are four sections of the tower that are open to public, three being occupied by Sydney Tower Dining. “360 Bar and Dining” (360) is a revolving restaurant space that offers some of the most spectacular sights of Sydney.It is located on Market Street, between Pitt and Castlereagh Streets.
Sydney Royal Botanic Gardens
The Royal Botanic Gardens, which are just a short walk around the water’s edge from the Sydney Opera House, is one of the most breathtakingly beautiful settings you will see anywhere. There are large trees with a wonderful shade canvas and this makes it the best spot imaginable to stop and have lunch – sitting on the grass and taking in the harbour views.
Bondi Beach SydneyIn the summer season Bondi is a thriving cosmopolitan center for sun, surf and fun. The beach is part of a large moon shaped bay of white sands and breaking surf. It is fringed by parks and apartments that overlook the blue waters.