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Big Bus Sydney: Hop-On Hop-Off Bus & Sydney Harbour Cruise

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    • Harbour Highlights Cruise
      • Adults (16+)
      • Children (4-15)
      • Infants (0-3)
    • Big Bus Tour - Sydney and Bondi Beach
      • Adults (16+)
      • Children (5-15)
      • Infants (0-4)
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from US$ 63.27 US$ 55.88 per person pp
    • Enjoy 10% savings with the awesome Sydney hop-on, hop-off tour & Sydney Harbour Cruise combo!
    • Enjoy a full day of action-packed Sydney hop-on, hop-off tour and visit attractions of your choice
    • Hop on and off at any of the well-placed stops on the 2 routes and explore at your own pace
    • Discover the vibrant city of Sydney from open-top buses and enjoy a scenic drive through the city
    • Frequent departures mean your valuable Sydney sightseeing time is not wasted waiting for buses
    • Enjoy free WiFi on board and listen to entertaining audio-commentary in 8 languages
    • Admire Sydney’s skyline and sail past its iconic attractions on a scenic Sydney Harbour Cruise
    • The 1-hour cruise leaves you with the rest of the evening for more Sydney sightseeing
  • Overview

    Enjoy savings of 10% with this fantastic Sydney hop-on, hop-off tour and Sydney Harbour cruise combo!

    Experience the best of Sydney with a 24-hour hop-on, hop-off tour that covers famous Sydney attractions and locations. Hop on and off at any of the stops to enjoy Sydney sightseeing and explore at your own pace! Admire Sydney’s picturesque skyline and see famous Sydney attractions on a scenic Sydney Harbour cruise.

  • Activity Schedule & Itinerary


    When does it run?



    Big Bus hop-on, hop-off tour: Valid for 24 hours
    Sydney Harbour cruise: 1 hour and 15 minutes

    Start Time

    Sydney Route: Buses depart between 8:30am and 7:30pm, every 15-20 minutes

    Bondi Beach Route: Buses depart between 9:30am and 7:30pm, every 30-45 minutes

    Sydney Harbour cruise: 2:30pm

    Meeting Point

    Big Bus hop-on, hop-off tour: Hop on the bus at any of the stops to start the tour.
    Sydney Harbour cruise: No. 6 Jetty, Circular Quay, Sydney.

    Ending Point

    Hop off the bus at any of the stops. Cruise ends at starting point


    Explore Sydney at your own pace by de boarding at any of the well-placed stops to visit attractions of your choice. Your ticket allows you unlimited use, meaning you can hop on and hop off as many times as you like at any of 34 stops on two routes – The Sydney Tour and The Bondi Tour. Hop on the Sydney tour route to explore the best of downtown Sydney or change to the Bondi tour route to discover one of the world’s most iconic beaches. Each route takes approximately 90 minutes.

    Enjoy entertaining audio commentary in 8 languages on the bus and know more about Sydney’s points of interest. With free WiFi on board, you can upload your vacation pictures on social media instantaneously! Discover the vibrant city of Sydney from open-top buses and explore more at an affordable price.

    The two hop-on, hop-off routes cover all the major highlights in Sydney. Some of the major Sydney attractions covered are as follows:
    • St. Mary's Cathedral
    • Bondi Beach
    • Hyde Park Barracks
    • Australian Museum
    • Sydney Opera House
    • Sydney Harbour Bridge
    • Royal Botanical Gardens
    • Sydney Tower
    • Darling Harbour

    Download the route map

    You may choose to conclude this tour at any of the stops.

    Sydney Harbour Cruise:

    For your Sydney Harbour cruise, board the vessel at No. 6 Jetty, Circular Quay (near Big Bus Stop 1).Sit back and take in the stunning views and notable city sights that the Sydney Harbour has to offer, such as the Sydney Opera House and the Sydney Harbour Bridge! On board narration will provide fascinating insights into the sites you are seeing. After the 60-minute cruise, you will be dropped at Circular Quay, refreshed and ready to continue your day in Sydney as you wish! The cruise ends at the starting point.

  • Inclusions & Exclusions
    • Sydney hop-on, hop-off ticket
    • Pre-recorded commentary in 7 languages including Spanish, German, French, Mandarin, Korean, Japanese and a special Kids’ channel.
    • FREE WiFi on all buses
    • Sydney Harbour cruise with commentary
    • Hotel transfers
  • Please note

    Voucher Information: You must print and surrender a paper version of your booking voucher for this activity (showing your voucher on a smartphone is not accepted). No refund can be given for customers without a printed copy of their voucher. 

    Please arrive at your embarkation point 30 minutes prior to sailing to collect your boarding pass. Boarding commences approximately 15 minutes prior to the sailing time.

    The tour operator reserves the right to change the timetable, vessels and increase fares without prior notice.

    Additional info

    The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details and local telephone numbers at the destination. They will happily answer any logistical questions you may have.

  • Customer Reviews

    • It proved to be the best way of exploring the city and surrounds

      It was a late decision to take this option but it almost certainly was one of the best decisions we made. The driver was very informative and numerous with it...

      Ian Cronin, United Kingdom, 02/May/2018
    • Good experience

      Good trip...

      Rosanna Paine, New Zealand, 02/Apr/2018
    • An excellent wat to see Sydney in a short time

      Although we had a few problems with the audio system ,they didn't detract fro the overall experience. All in all an excellent experience...

      Paul Nixon, Australia, 27/Jan/2018
    • The cruise was lovely. A different view at every turn of your head. So special to see all the wonders you never thought you would see. Sailing under the Famous Bridge I had to pinch mys...

      Pauline Potts, United Kingdom, 16/Mar/2019

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