The Royal Botanic Garden, Sydney

4.7
#2 of 82 in Parks in Sydney
One of the best free attractions in Sydney, The Royal Botanic Garden offers 30 hectares (74 acres) of colorful native Australian plants, decorative fountains and statues, and animals such as possums, flying foxes, water-dragons, blue-tongued lizards, Australian birds, and butterflies. The free daily morning walking tour will introduce you to the gardens, while the scenic Choo Choo Express train tours departing throughout the day cover more of the site's expanse. The Royal Botanic Garden is just one of the many highlights you can arrange to see using our online itinerary creator, Sydney Edition.
Improve this listing »
Create an itinerary including The Royal Botanic Garden
map
The Royal Botanic Garden Tours
View more tours
The Royal Botanic Garden Reviews
Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5
8,020 reviews
Google
4.7
TripAdvisor
  • Is the return flight 21 for Sydney from boarding-am moved to Sydney and have stayed in Perth, Sydney stay for a short period of time, so Take a photo after you do some shopping attractions of Sydney's Opera House put in the frame just came this evening Nice views and the composition of its estimated could take a striking sunset by Teleca opposite the Opera House and Harbour Bridge, facing West from the East, but exactly what drew in the head Comes highly recommended to come here ago sunset, the weather is mild and can take pictures alright to guarantee around many amateur photographers looking lens is taken to the airport walking to Circular Quay station, International Terminal 1 this direct so even just in time for
    View original
  • The Royal Botanic Garden is close to the Art Gallery of NSW and to the Opera House. It is a large garden with good views of the Sydney Harbour, especially from the "Lady Macquarie's Chair" at the lowe...  more »
  • These gardens are well laid out for a stroll or a jog. Lots of indigenous plants a some really old a beautiful trees to see. Even better to see them lit up at night during the Vivid celebrations.  more »
Places to stay near The Royal Botanic Garden

Plan your trip to Sydney

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Plans to The Royal Botanic Garden by other users

5 days in Sydney BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE December, teens, kids, popular PREFERENCES: December, teens, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 32 days in Sydney, Melbourne & Adelaide BY A USER FROM SWITZERLAND December, outdoors, romantic, beaches, wildlife, popular PREFERENCES: December, outdoors, romantic, beaches, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 32 days in Sydney, Melbourne & Adelaide BY A USER FROM SWITZERLAND December, popular PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 1 day in Sydney BY A USER FROM AUSTRIA December, popular PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 18 days in Sydney & Perth BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM March, popular PREFERENCES: March ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 19 days in Sydney, Melbourne & Perth BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM February, popular PREFERENCES: February ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 18 days in Perth, Noosa & Sydney BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM March, popular PREFERENCES: March ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 17 days in Perth, Noosa & Sydney BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM March, popular PREFERENCES: March ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 17 days in Sydney, Hamilton Island & Perth BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM March, popular PREFERENCES: March ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 8 days in Sydney BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM October, culture, outdoors, romantic, beaches, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: October, culture, outdoors, romantic, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 6 days in Sydney BY A USER FROM INDIA October, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: October ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 18 days in Perth, Whitsunday Islands & Sydney BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM March, popular PREFERENCES: March ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium
View more plans