The Opera House to the Botanic Gardens Walk, Sydney

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The Sydney Opera House and Royal Botanic Gardens combine for an unforgettable day of sightseeing, but The Opera House to the Botanic Gardens Walk itself constitutes an important part of both attractions' appeal. You have a handful of options for how to take this stroll, but the 1.5-km (0.9-mi) route tracing Farm Cove is one of the most popular choices. When you reach the other side of the cove, turn around and take a photo of the Sydney Opera House across the blue water with the Sydney Harbour Bridge and city skyline in the background. Put The Opera House to the Botanic Gardens Walk and other Sydney attractions into our Sydney itinerary builder, and watch your holiday take shape.
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  • August 15, 2017
    nice long walk from the sydney opera house to the botanic gardens... there are people jogging along too.  more »
  • August 15, 2017
    There is an incline - not too steep- from the Opera House up to the Botanic Gardens. The Gardens are lovely and very lush, plenty of space to get away from the hustle & bustle. Plenty of shade and a l...  more »
  • August 13, 2017
    Take a few hours to stroll or jog from the Opera House to the Botanical Gardens and then do visit the gardens; it is a lovely way to enjoy Sydney.  more »

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