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Discover the history and magic of the world-renowned Sydney Opera House with this guided tour that takes you beneath the world-famous sails. Go behind the scenes and hear the controversial story of the building's construction, as emotional and dramatic as any opera plot.

Explore the UNESCO-listed Sydney Opera House, Australia's most recognisable attraction. On your tour, hear your guide bring the story of this miracle of architecture and engineering back to life. Step inside the inspired theatres where more than 1,600 performances take place each year.

Discover the 1,000 rooms, 300 corridors, and hundreds of secrets and storied housed within the Sydney Opera House. Your guide leads you through every aspect of the building’s 14-year creation and 58-year history. Learn how Danish architect Jorn Utzon’s groundbreaking design and vision for a world-class performing arts centre came into existence.

Visit exclusive areas not accessible to public and take advantage of the rare viewpoints inside the marvellous opera house. Touch the world-famous shell tile, take a seat in the elegant, custom-made, white-birch-timber chairs, and marvel at the vaulted ceilings of one of the biggest pillar-free chambers in the world.

Discover the history and magic of the world-renowned Sydney Opera House with this guided tour that takes you beneath the world-famous sails. Go behind the scenes and hear the controversial story of the building's construction, as emotional and dramatic as any opera plot.

Explore the UNESCO-listed Sydney Opera House, Australia's most recognisable attraction. On your tour, hear your guide bring the story of this miracle of architecture and engineering back to life. Step inside the inspired theatres where more than 1,600 performances take place each year.

Discover the 1,000 rooms, 300 corridors, and hundreds of secrets and storied housed within the Sydney Opera House. Your guide leads you through every aspect of the building’s 14-year creation and 58-year history. Learn how Danish architect Jorn Utzon’s groundbreaking design and vision for a world-class performing arts centre came into existence.

Visit exclusive areas not accessible to public and take advantage of the rare viewpoints inside the marvellous opera house. Touch the world-famous shell tile, take a seat in the elegant, custom-made, white-birch-timber chairs, and marvel at the vaulted ceilings of one of the biggest pillar-free chambers in the world.

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English Commentary Tour

Duration 1h Free cancellation No booking or credit card fees
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per adult
AU$37

Total price is AU$37, taxes included

It only takes 2 minutes

Sydney Opera House Tour

Activity/Location

Sydney Opera House

Sydney

Meeting/Redemption Point

  • Sydney Opera House, Welcome Centre

    Lower Concourse, Bennelong Point

    Sydney 2000


Highlights

  • Opportunity to visit the iconic Sydney Opera House

  • Great way to experience a famous Australian attraction

  • Fascinating stories about the building's construction

  • Informative & lively commentary from your expert guide

  • Your choice of time – tours departing every half-hour


Inclusions

  • Guided tour of the Sydney Opera House


Exclusions

  • Drinks and snacks

  • Roundtrip transport to and from your Sydney hotel


Know Before You Book

  • Children aged 4 and younger are complimentary.

  • There are approximately 200 steps on the tour.

  • If you have limited mobility, please check with the operator after booking to find a suitable time to join the tour.

  • Tours depart every 30 minutes from 9 AM–5 PM; the German commentary tour runs only at 11 AM Monday–Friday.

  • Check-in is 10 minutes prior to your desired tour departure time.


Cancellation Policy

You can cancel free of charge until 48 hours before your reservation starts. After that time, no cancellations, changes or refunds will be made.

Location

Sydney Opera House, Sydney, Australia

Sydney Opera House Tour ratings based on 1 Verified Reviews

Verified Reviews

4.5 out of 5