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Watson's Bay, Sydney
(4.7/5 based on 2,200+ reviews on the web)
Sitting at the southern head of the massive Sydney Harbour, Watson's Bay offers both a beach-community vibe and outstanding views of the Sydney skyline across the harbor. Relax in the sun on Camp Cove Beach and then choose from one of two coastal walks. The first goes south, providing views of The Gap, a striking ocean cliff. The second goes north, where you can spot the Hornsby Lighthouse. Both routes take about one hour round-trip. Back in Watson's Bay, stop in a restaurant for fresh fish n' chips before heading on to your next destination. Plan to see Watson's Bay and other attractions that appeal to you using our Sydney vacation planner.
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  • Watson's Bay is a great opportunity to get a different perspective of Sydney Harbour, especially if the weather's good. Parking is usually in short supply, so bus or ferry are the best options, the fe...  more »
  • I think it's the most beautiful place I've ever seen in Sydney, to access the place you can catch the ferry in Circluar Quay. The sea is beautiful and has a trail that leads to the cliff overlooking the ocean, is a reasonable, but does not require so much and the view compensates. Very, very recommended to meet.
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  • Take a trip here by bus or ferry, it is easier than driving. A lovely place to walk and enjoy the views. Great park and other areas for a picnic.