Guided tour

Sydney: True Crime Tour

4.8 / 5

26 reviews

Sydney: True Crime Tour

From US$ 23.80 per person

Embark on a tour around Sydney's oldest and most historic areas, and learn about the city's dark, often violent past with your knowledgeable guide. Retrace the steps of infamous criminals, and venture down secret alleyways and nooks.

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Duration 1.5 hours
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  • Take a walk through Sydney's dark side
  • Revisit the scenes of infamous crimes
  • Uncover the hidden mysteries of the streets around you
  • Join an investigation into a crime-ridden history
  • Take advantage of great photo and sightseeing opportunities along the way
Full description
Uncover Sydney's disturbing criminal past as you take a stroll through one of Australia's oldest settlements. Marvel at the stories of your knowledgeable guide, and discover the mysteries that lie beneath the streets of historic Sydney. Set off from the meeting point, and amble through some of Sydney's hidden alleyways and nooks, enjoying incredible photo and sightseeing opportunities along the way. Learn about stories that did not make it into the official history books, but which remain 100% true, if not also almost 100% unbelievable. Join an investigation into a dark and crime-ridden history, and see if you can put the facts together for yourself. Perfect for history buffs or lovers of true crime, this tour will engross you with tales of infamous crimes that unfolded right where you stand, and show you the dark side that Sydney has tried to forget.
  • 90 minute tour
  • Knowledgeable guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Food and drinks
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds

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Meeting point

Meet at the corner of Parbury Lane and Lower Fort St., just opposite the Sydney Harbour Bridge in The Rocks.

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What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes

Know before you go

  • Please arrive at the meeting point 15 minutes before the activity starts
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.8 /5

based on 26 reviews

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Jess was a great guide with some very interesting and engaging stories!

November 20, 2021

Our tour guide was Jess! She was super bubbly and informative. The tour was spectacular! Highly recommended !!!

November 7, 2021

June 14, 2021

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