Sydney & The Rocks Free Walking Tour

Duration: 2h and 30min
Languages: English
Registered on May 06, 2020

Free Tours Sydney offers tours for over seven years. We offer free historical walking tours and inexpensive hop-on, hop-off tours. The company is recommended by Lonely Planet and described as 'pretty good value for money'.

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  • No minimum number of attendees
    No minimum number of attendees is required for the tour
  • Free booking and cancellation
    Free payment tour, no set price, booking and cancellation are free
  • Accepts electronic payment
    This tour allows payment by electronic means or credit card

Tour description

From thousands of years of Aboriginal History to the arrival of The First Fleet, from a starving British colony to a modern cosmopolitan city, including things to do and places to go; we have everything covered.

Join our experienced tour guides for 2.5 hours of fun, exploration, and discovery.

We know how to make your stay in Sydney memorable. Just ask Lonely Planet.

* We have limited places. Cancelling your tour with less than 3-hour notice makes it too late for others to take your place.
If you cannot attend please cancel in advance and let other people take your place.

* Please don't book on multiple days for your own convenience, you are taking someones place.  

*Our tours start on time. Please do not call if you are running late. Once tour guides engage with a group they cannot  answer phone calls.

 Attention: Our tour guides are in orange 'Free Tours Sydney' uniforms. There are no GuruWalk signs or logos on their uniforms. 

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What will we visit on this tour?

  • Meeting point:
    Hyde Park North, 110 Elizabeth St, Sy...
    Hyde Park North, 110 Elizabeth St, Sydney NSW 2000, Australia
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    Our meeting place is ARCHIBALD FOUNTAIN, Hyde Park North. It's a minute walk from St. James train station. Tour guides will be in orange 'Free Tours' T-shirts. Please research the meeting place beforehand. We start tours on time. Attention: do NOT go to 110 Elizabeth Street.

  • 1
    Outside visit
    Circular Quay
  • 2
    Outside visit
    Sydney Opera House
  • 3
    Outside visit
    The Rocks NSW
  • 4
    Outside visit
    Sydney Harbour Bridge
  • 5
    Outside visit
    Macquarie Street
  • 6
    Outside visit
    Campbells Cove

How much does this tour cost?

Free tours do not have a set price, instead, each person gives the guru at the end of the tour the amount that he or she considers appropriate (these usually range from €10 to $50 depending on satisfaction with the tour).

Tour opinions

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Nicky 22 Feb 2024
West Mersea

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Travelled in couple - Feb 2024
Very interesting tour. Lots of facts - historical, current, fun! Very enjoyable!
Maureen 14 Feb 2024

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Travelled alone - Feb 2024
Our guide Lily was educational and full of information and insight. You could tell she was passionate about sharing her love of Sydney. Highly recommend this tour
Jennifer 09 Feb 2024

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Travelled in group - Feb 2024
It was a good overview of the history of Sydney.
JOSEPH 04 Feb 2024

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Travelled in couple - Feb 2024
Very informative, especially for us being our first time in Sydney. Our guide Lilly easily managed to keep us moving along to the various points of interest. Highly recommended.
ERIN 04 Feb 2024
San Diego

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Travelled in couple - Jan 2024
We have used guru tours all over the world. They never disappoint Lily did a great job pointing out lots of hidden gems around Sydney
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Who is this tour for?

Non suitable for people with reduced mobility.
Does not accept large group reservations.
Suitable for carrying pets.

What should you know?

Minimum of attendees
There is no minimum number of people required for the tour.
Additional costs:
The tour does not require the payment of entrance fees or additional expenses.
Free cancellation
If you will not be able to attend the tour, please cancel your booking, otherwise the guide will be waiting for you.
Payment methods
Electronic or credit card payment is accepted.
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