Sydney Opera House Guided Walking Tour

pin_dropLocation:Sydney (Australia)
check_circle Availability: Daily
watch_later Duration: 60 minutes
people Adult From: $ 29.09 USD
face Child From: $ 15.73 USD

Sydney Opera House Guided Walking Tour

Excursion Overview

Get an insider look at the World Heritage–listed Sydney Opera House on this 1-hour walking tour. Go behind the scenes with a knowledgeable guide who will entertain you with stories about the opera house’s controversial construction and the thousands of performances that have taken place there since it opened in 1973. Enjoy photo ops from off-limits vantage points, and upgrade to include a tasting plate at the Portside or Dine at the famous Opera Bar. Tours take place every 30 minutes throughout the day, so it’s easy to fit into your sightseeing schedule.

Tour Includes

  • Local guide
  • Headset
  • Tasting plate at Portside Sydney (if option selected)
  • Meal provided at Opera Bar (If option selected)

Tour Exclusions

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Gratuities (optional)

What You Can Expect

Your tour of the Sydney Opera House takes you behind the scenes of one of the world’s most iconic performance venues, where more than 1,500 concerts, plays, musicals and ballets are staged every year. Explore it with an insider guide, who shares stories and fun facts about the opera house’s history, performances and architecture throughout your 1-hour tour.

Walk through the elegant foyers, visit one of the largest pillar-free chambers in the world, sit down in a custom-made white birch chair and look up at the vaulted ceiling. Check out areas that are off-limits to the general public, learn about the distinctive exterior design made up of ‘shell’ tiles, and hear about opera house’s Danish architect, including his inspiration and building challenges.

Additional Important Information

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • There are more than 200 stairs included in this tour; if you have limited mobility, there is a daily 12pm tour designed for those who are unable to manage stairs
  • Specific tour times cannot be pre-selected
  • Portside Sydneyopens at 12noon
  • Opera Bar opens at 11:30am
  • Minimum of two people required to book the tasting plate option
  • The Opera House (English Tour) is available every 30 minutes between 9am and 5pm daily. You can attend by turning up at your preferred time. This tour is subject to a maximum capacity.If you prefer a confirmed guaranteed departure time, you may contact the supplier to arrange.

Voucher information

You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.

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Departure point

Sydney Opera House

Departure time

English Tour depart every hour from 9am to 5pm

Return Details

Returns to original departure point

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