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Darling Harbour, Sydney

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A harbor within the giant Sydney Harbour, Darling Harbour buzzes with activity right next to downtown Sydney. Shopping centers, museums, entertainment centers, restaurants, the largest IMAX in the Southern Hemisphere, Madam Tussaud's Wax Museum, the Sydney Aquarium--the list goes on and on. You can head from attraction to attraction and then stay for dinner, or just stop in, snap a few photos, and people-watch from a cafe. For travelers who use our international travel planner, Sydney holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the Darling Harbour and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
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  • Catching the ferry from Circular Quay to the Pyrmont Bay wharf is a scenic route to get to the Darling Harbour precinct. After alighting at the Pyrmont Bay wharf, you walk past the Australian National...  more »
  • This has tourist appeal, but personally for me I don't think it's near as nice as the view from the Rocks and the Ferry Terminal. it's filled with restaurants/shops and clearly a place where locals go...  more »
  • Setting out to walk to Darling Harbour where my intrepid wife intended to make another attempt to book a whale watching expedition I watched as in just few minutes a number of scenarios unfolded which...  more »