Sydney: Colonial History Guided Walking Tour

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2 hours
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What You'll Do
  • Get an insider's perspective on Australia's Colonial History from your local guide
  • Run by a "Fair Dinkum" Australian tour guide
  • Learn about Convicts, Gangs and Pubs
  • Discover the importance of Customs House in moulding the City of Sydney
Discover "Sydney as a local" and experience it as the locals do by enjoying a beautiful day out exploring Sydney’s main iconic sites as well as the extensive harbour foreshore.
What to Expect
Take a walking tour of the city’s most popular monuments and bustling piazzas starting from the Customs House where shipping was cleared and goods passing through the port of Sydney were taxed and cleared for sale or export.

Visit Millers Point, a precinct where old 19th century sandstone buildings live side-by-side with red brick structures created in the first decades of the 20th century by the Sydney Harbour Trust.

Walk through The Rocks, where the first convicts and settlers arrived and see how everyday hardship was overcome during those first years.

During your walking tour you will admire historical buildings (some almost 200 years old) and learn about: 
  • Australia's Colony History
  • The Rocks – How it all started
  • Convicts, Gangs and Pubs
  • Cadman's Cottage
  • The Colony – story of survival
  • The "Rum" Rebellion
  • Sydney Harbour Bridge
  • 'Rum' Hospital
  • Aboriginal History
  • Suez Canal and Nurses Walk
  • Museums and Galleries
What's Included
  • Local tour guide
What's Not Included
  • Coffee/tea purchases
  • Tips (optional)
  • Food purchases
  • Drink purchases
Meeting Point

Customs House Circular Quay Sydney

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