Sydney Harbour National Park, Sydney

4.8
#4 of 15 in Nature in Sydney
Visit tranquil islands and sheltered beaches, and get a grip on the rich pre- and post-colonial history of New South Wales at Sydney Harbour National Park. You can learn about Sydney’s past on a guided tour, getting a taste of rich Indigenous, colonial, and military heritage, as well as enjoying the natural aquatic reserves and archipelagos. The park itself offers excellent swimming spots, hiking trails, and rest areas, with the cultural intrigue of seeing Indigenous reburial sites where ancestral remains have been returned. Observe native wildlife as you gaze out over the ocean--if here in winter, you might even see whales on their annual migration. To visit Sydney Harbour National Park and get the most from your holiday in Sydney, create itinerary details personal to you using our Sydney trip itinerary builder website .
map
Create an itinerary including Sydney Harbour National Park
Sydney Harbour National Park Reviews
Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5
62 reviews
TripAdvisor
  • This place is full of beauty but limited buses, specially on weekends so plan well before you go and track buses for your return journey. Car owners can go anytime.  more »
  • Sydney Harbour is one of the greatest in the world and the National Park helps to protect this wonder. Comprising the harbour, islands and foreshore areas this area provides numerous opportunities to ...  more »
  • Walk from Manly Beach and Cape-wide is present in the Park, you can walk freely. Look on the map for fun Lantern expect moderate hike would go up to the observation deck of the underworld is. No hair, protect your skin thoroughly... seen great Sydney Harbour and the CITY's skyscrapers.
    View original

Plan your trip to Sydney

  • Get a personalised plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customise it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best activities
    and find special offers
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Where to stay in Sydney

Sydney offers visitors hundreds of lodging options in its central area, with choices suitable for most budgets. As expected in a major tourist destination, harbor views play a major role in determining room prices. Expect to pay more for ocean-view suites, especially if you visit at the peak of the tourist season or around big city events. If you don't need to stay in the center of Sydney, consider budget-friendly hotels near the airport, or look for smaller roadside motels in the city's South West neighborhood.
Powered by Australia.com

Plans in Sydney by other users

4 days in Sydney BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM June, popular PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in Sydney BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA February, outdoors, beaches, popular PREFERENCES: February, outdoors, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 60 days in Sydney BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, popular PREFERENCES: March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Slow & easy 26 days in Australia BY A USER FROM ITALY July, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 20 days in Sydney BY A USER FROM UNITED ARAB EMIRATES June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 11 days in Australia BY A USER FROM INDIA July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 20 days in Sydney BY A USER FROM UNITED ARAB EMIRATES June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, popular PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 15 days in Sydney BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM June, teens, outdoors, beaches, fast-paced, popular PREFERENCES: June, teens, outdoors, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Fast-paced 9 days in Australia BY A USER FROM INDIA April, popular PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 6 days in Sydney BY A USER FROM UNITED ARAB EMIRATES April, outdoors, beaches, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: April, outdoors, beaches, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 15 days in Australia BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM November, popular PREFERENCES: November ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in Sydney BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM April, popular PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium
View more plans