The most beautiful places in Sydney

City surrounded by national parks

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The most beautiful places in Sydney
Inserted: 23.02.2018
Author: Petr Liška ©

Sydney – Australia's largest city offers more than just the opera, the most famous building in Australia. There are beautiful beaches and national parks within easy reach for day trips.

Sydney Observatory

The oldest observatory in Australia

| Altitude: 47 m / 154 ft

One of the few historical sights you can find in Sydney is an observatory located on Mount Observatory Hill.… continue reading


The historic town near Sydney

| Altitude: 13 m / 43 ft

Parramatta is a small town located to the west of Sydney on the river of the same name. You will find here… continue reading


Beach town near Sydney

| Altitude: 4 m / 13 ft

Manly is basically a beach suburb north of downtown Sydney. You can easily get there by ferry from the opera.… continue reading

St Mary's Cathedral

The most important church in Australia

| Altitude: 32 m / 105 ft

Directly next to the modern center of Sydney you will find the magnificent cathedral of St. Mary. It is the… continue reading

Wattamolla Beach

Beautiful beach, bay and lagoon in one

| Altitude: 12 m / 39 ft

Wattamolla Beach is one of the most famous places in the Royal National Park. You get here not only on the… continue reading

Sydney Harbour Bridge

The most famous bridge in Australia

| Altitude: 4 m / 13 ft

Directly opposite the Opera House is the famous Sydney Harbor Bridge. The length of the bridge is 1 150… continue reading

Bondi Beach

Australia's most famous beach

| Altitude: 6 m / 20 ft

When the beach and Sydney are said to be, everybody is thinking of the famous Bondi Beach, which gave the… continue reading

Sydney Botanic Garden

Beautiful oasis of peace in Sydney

| Altitude: 16 m / 52 ft

Sydney Botanical Garden is one of the world's most important botanical gardens. At the same time it is a… continue reading

Sydney Harbour National Park

Nice nature next to the city

| Altitude: 37 m / 121 ft

Sydney Harbor National Park is located northeast of downtown Sydney, between Suburbs and Manly. The park… continue reading

Darling Harbour

Port and recreational area in one

| Altitude: 6 m / 20 ft

Darling Harbor is directly opposite Sydney's center. Especially in the early evening it's a paradise for… continue reading

Blue Mountains National Park

Beautiful sandstone plateau

| Altitude: 823 m / 2 700 ft

Blue Mountains National Park preserves the vast area of the sandstone plateau divided by wide valleys. So the… continue reading

Royal National park

Beautiful National Park near Sydney

| Altitude: 22 m / 72 ft

The Royal National Park is proud to be the second oldest national park in the world after Yellowstone in… continue reading

Three Sisters

The most famous rock formation in Blue Mountains

| Altitude: 724 m / 2 375 ft

Perhaps the most famous place in the Blue Mountains National Park is the Three Sisters. Located just outside… continue reading

Garie beach

The jewel of the Australian coast

| Altitude: 7 m / 23 ft

In the Royal National Park, just off Sydney, you will find the stunning Garie Beach. The large golden sandy… continue reading

Opera in Sydney

The most famous opera house in the world

| Altitude: 18 m / 59 ft

Sydney Opera House is perhaps the most famous building in Australia and the world's most original opera house… continue reading

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