Always wanted to delve into the dirty secrets, unsolved crimes, horrid histories, lost lives and tragic tales hidden in Sydney’s forgotten laneways? This Sydney history tour will explore the stories hidden in the back streets of the city.
On this tour we will explore Sydney’s hidden secrets, roaming down the tiny lanes of The Rocks precinct and continuing on to the cities oldest road you’ll get to know the stories of the residents that once walked these street (some say still do). Every corner of The Rocks precinct has its own piece of history and story to tell.
What you’ll see:
We’ll pass by some of the oldest buildings in Sydney including the Customs House, Cadmans Cottage, Hero of Waterloo Pub and Garrison Church where you will learn about exactly what went on behind their closed doors.
This walking tour is based in and around the Circular Quay and The Rocks precincts of Sydney. Both are beautiful areas of the city where travellers and locals alike spend their time. You’ll both learn about this history of Sydney and take in the amazing view.
This Sydney history tour is designed both show you some of the unknown history this great city while introducing you to some of the most famous parts of the city.
You’ll learn about the sometimes sordid but always fascinating history of this beautiful city. The tour also takes in some of Sydney’s architecture and waterfront. It’s a must do while travelling in Sydney to have a unique story when you head home.
What to bring:
Good walking shoes
A bottle of water
Some change to grab a coffee on the way
A healthy sense of intrigue for the darker parts of Sydney’s past
About your guide, Ayesha:
I’m an experience tour guide with a passion for the history of Sydney. From the beautiful blue mountains to the bustling beaches, I can’t think of a better place than Sydney to call home. I’ve been a tour guide here in Sydney for the last 3 years and love sharing the best places to discover in the city.
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