Manly Scenic Walkway, Sydney

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It's only a few miles from the center of Sydney, yet the stunning nature of the Manly Scenic Walkway seems a world away. Along this series of walkways, you'll pass by Aboriginal sites and harborside towns and meander through areas of subtropical rainforest. Opt for the Manly-to-Spit Bridge section, a 10 km (6.25 mi) trail that brings you the northern head of the Sydney Harbour National Park and the entrance to the harbor. From here, you'll have excellent views of the Sydney skyline across the water. Using our custom trip planner, Sydney attractions like Manly Scenic Walkway can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • October 6, 2017
    The walk took us about 3.5-4hrs (from Spit Bridge to ferry at Manly). What an incredible journey! As a tourist to Sydney, I very much enjoyed moving through all sorts of natural settings, and the view...  more »
  • October 3, 2017
    The walk was not arduous, and the scenic view was so peaceful. The water in Manly was so clear, my husband loved being able to see fish in the ocean.  more »
  • October 3, 2017
    I walked with a friend from Manly Ferry Wharf to North Head via the old quarantine station and police management centre, Collins(??) Flat, the 3rd quarantine historical cemetery, cafĂ©, and back down i...  more »

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