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The Rocks Walking Tours

#34 of 390 Tours in Sydney
Open Now: 9:30 AM - 4:00 PM
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Tours everyday 10:30am and 1:30pm conducted by friendly local guides that specialise in The Rocks, and its surrounding areas, $32 per adult/ $15 per child departing from our office handily located in the heart of The Rocks at Shop 5 - Clocktower...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Shop 5 - Clocktower Square | Cnr Argyle & Harrington Streets, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
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Reviewed yesterday

Great to escape from the big sights in Sydney and get in amongst the backstreets. A great tour learning about the recent history of Sydney. How Sydney survived with such a start I don’t know. Tour guide was full of great anecdotes about the Rocks....More

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Thank Scenic626263
Reviewed 2 days ago

We really enjoyed this walk around The Rocks. I was good to learn some of the history and to see some of the structures still in place. It was at a good pace that didn't wear you out. Amazing views. Loved it.

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Thank Carolyn P
Reviewed 4 days ago

What a superb tour to discover the history and modern day area of The Rocks. Sally, the tour guide, was versed in her knowledge, organised and a friendly and warm person. I have visited The Rocks since I was a child, but never knew all...More

Thank TillyT1234
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our guide was Brian a very knowledge and funny man. It was easy to access the pick up point and the walk was quiet easy to do. We enjoyed the information that was given to us about the various places in The Rocks. It was...More

Thank Peter James C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The tour was awesome. Brian was a great tour guide with plenty of knowledge and passion for the Rocks and his job. Would highly recommend.

Thank Heidi C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Got the history of the area and some landmark places that make sense now. Keep up the good work ’mate’.

Thank Dave P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The tour took us to interesting places I have never seen before when in that area on my own. The guide was excellent. Brian was able to bring history to life with his interesting historical stories. Highly recommended.

Thank kayeliz2016
TRWT, Manager at The Rocks Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind review we're glad you enjoyed the tour so much

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Brian made the tour. He was so knowledgeable and interesting. Great sense of humor and wonderful with people.

Thank Sharise N
TRWT, Manager at The Rocks Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you we appreciate your great review. Brian has a lot of fun sharing his knowledge

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really enjoyed this tour of the rocks. The tour guide Brian, had a vast knowledge of the area and its past and a love of Australian colonial history in general. Highly recommend this tour to learn about Australian history.

Thank shae0
TRWT, Manager at The Rocks Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your review, we'll let Brian know how much you enjoyed it

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our tour covered interesting facts of Sydney together with lots of little hidden nooks and laneways. Our guide was informative, clearly spoken and kept us spellbound with her stories. I would do another tour.

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pri1602
21 February 2018|
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Response from TRWT | Property representative |
Hi there are some stairs in our daily tour, if you note the pram on your booking we will take the pram friendly route. Regards Michael
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NMtraveler73
7 August 2017|
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Response from TRWT | Property representative |
Hi I'm not sure about the Convict Colony Tour. Our Original Rocks Walking Tour was established in 1975 and was the first guided walking tour in Sydney. Hear stories of the First Fleet 1788, Nurses Walk, the Rum Rebellion... More
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RaTaPa
9 August 2016|
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Response from Barry M | Reviewed this property |
At least an hour. Depends on how many in the tour group.
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