Experience a fun and historic guided tour on foot. Get up close, be amazed and hear some stories about the beginning history and heritage of The Rocks, Sydney.
Around Circular Quay
Sydney’s Colonial History and Heritage
Step back into Sydney’s Colonial History and Heritage, letting the story of Sydney’s emergence from a humble convict settlement into a city of colonial elegance unfold.
Enjoy the delights of present-day visuals as you explore The Rocks and then wander down to Circular Quay to discover how it was the focal point of Sydney. In colonial days it was an important hub for shipping and then during the early 20th century, the go to place for transport, leisure and recreational activities.
Our Around Circular Quay tour adds 30 minutes to our signature tour (total 2 hours), it covers:
* Macquarie Place, Sydney’s first town square
* The Lands Department building
* The Underwood Ark art installation
* Customs House