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Big Bus: Sydney Hop-On, Hop-Off Bus with Harbour Cruise & Sydney Tower Eye

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Key Highlights

  • Enjoy Sydney’s best value tour that includes a 2-day hop-on, hop-off bus tour with a bonus cruise and Sydney Tower Eye entry
  • Book for travel in November & enjoy a FREE walking tour of The Rocks district!
  • Explore the city at your own pace while travelling comfortably on open-top, double-decker buses
  • Hop on and off as often as you like at over 30 stops with easy access to major city attractions
  • Spend time on the WiFi-enabled buses while listening to audio commentary in 8 different languages
  • Enjoy complimentary admission to the Observation Deck of the city’s tallest building – Sydney Tower Eye
  • Enjoy a relaxing cruise on the Sydney Harbour and admire the city views from the water
  • Overview

    Book for travel in November and enjoy The Rocks walking tour for FREE!

    Enjoy the most exciting and comprehensive tour of the beautiful city of Sydney with a 2-day Sydney hop-on, hop-off bus tour, admission to Sydney Tower Eye and a 90-minute cruise on Sydney Harbour. Enjoy views of the city’s remarkable skyscrapers, legendary buildings and monuments and gorgeous harbor on open-top double-decker bus while listening to the multi-lingual audio commentary onboard.

    Witness the 360 degree views of the city on your complimentary visit to the Observation Deck of Sydney’s tallest building - Sydney Tower Eye Or choose to visit the famous Madame Tussauds Sydney. This trip isn’t complete without a relaxing Captain Cook Harbour Cruise, so you could admire the city views and its many landmarks from the water.

    That's not all! you will enjoy a walking tour of Sydney’s historic The Rocks district for FREE! This special offer is valid for travel only in the month of November. Book your tickets now.

    Click here for the Hop-On, Hop-Off route map

  • Activity Schedule & Itinerary

    Activity Schedule

    When does it run?




    Start time

    Sydney Route: Buses depart between 8:30am and 7:30pm, every 15-20 minutes

    Bondi Beach Route: Buses depart between 9:30am and 7:30pm, every 30-45 minutes

    The Rocks Walking Tour (with Premium Ticket): 10:30am and 1:00pm (90 minutes)

    Sydney Tower Eye: 9am to 9:30pm (last admission 8:30pm)

    Cruise: Up to 13 departures between 9:45am - 4:05pm

    Timings are subject to change.

    Meeting Point

    Sydney Hop-on, Hop off Tour: You may board the bus at any of the designated stops and present the booking voucher to the bus driver.
    Cruise: Vouchers must be redeemed at the Captain Cook office at Wharf 6, Circular Quay 15 minutes prior to cruise departures.
    Sydney Tower Eye: Make your way to the ticket counter at Sydney Tower Eye for redemption.

    Ending Point

    You may get off at any of the designated stops on both the hop-on, hop-off routes.


    Hop aboard the bus from any of the designated stops to start this exceptional Big Bus sightseeing experience of the beautiful city of Sydney. With a two-day validity of this deluxe ticket, hop on and off as much as you want and feel free to explore Sydney at your own pace.

    Receive complimentary earphones onboard to listen to the entertaining and informative audio commentary in 8 languages. Travel on two different routes –

    Red Route (City Tour) and Blue Route (Bondi Tour) to see unique facets of the city.

    Explore the best of downtown Sydney on the Red Route with 23 handpicked stops on the way. Buses on both the routes arrive frequently at each stop and complete a full loop in 90 minutes. While you are free to get off the bus at any stop to explore the attractions of your interest, you are welcome to spend time onboard to enjoy top-deck views of Sydney, while enjoying the free WiFi services.

    Some of the most famous landmarks you may explore on both the hop-on, hop-off routes are –

    • Sydney Opera House
    • Harbour Bridge
    • Australian Museum
    • Crystal Palace Gate
    • Royal Botanical Gardens
    • Double Bay
    • Rose Bay
    • Bondi Beach

    Sydney Tower Eye Entry Ticket (valid for 1 day)

    Reach the Observation Deck of Sydney Tower Eye to enjoy complimentary admission to Sydney’s tallest building. Admire the breathtaking panoramic views from 250 meters above the city and experience a 4D cinema pre-show.

    Captain Cook Harbour Cruise (Approx. 1 hour)

    Enjoy a scenic 90-minute cruise on Sydney Harbour with Captain Cook Harbour Cruises. Take in the gorgeous views of the Sydney Opera House and Sydney Harbour Bridge as you relax on the cruise while listening to live-onboard guides.

    Free Walking Tour of The Rocks (in November):

    During the month of November, all Premium tickets will include a complimentary Rocks Walking Tour. This 90-minute leisurely walk along laneways, historic pubs and cafes, will get you up close and personal with the living history and heritage of Australia's first British settlement. Tours are conducted in English and depart from stop #1 (Circular Quay).

  • Inclusions & Exclusions


    • Hop-On, Hop-Off Bus Ticket valid for 2 days
    • Captain Cook Cruise
    • Entrance ticket to Sydney Tower Eye
    • Audio Guide in English, Spanish, German, French, Mandarin, Korean, Japanese & Italian
    • WiFi on all buses


    • Hotel pick up and drop off
    • Admissions to any attraction covered by the tour route
  • Please note

    Voucher information: Sorry, but we will need you to print a paper version of your booking voucher (we're working on changing this ). At this time no refund can be given for customers without a printed copy of their voucher.

    The route of the hop-on, hop-off tour is subject to change. Frequency and finishing times vary according to season.

    This 2-day hop-on, hop-off ticket must be used on consecutive days.

    No wheelchair access available.

    Additional info

    The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details and local telephone numbers at the destination. They will happily answer any logistical questions you may have.
  • Customer Reviews
    • Great experience

      This was an excellent tour and highly recommended....

      Pamela Connolly, Ireland, 02/Mar/2018
    • Everyone was very helpful and knowledgeable. We saw ehat we wanted to see. No real problems.

      see above...

      Elmer Wahl, United States, 27/Feb/2018
    • We'll worth it!

      The best way to start a visit to get your bearings for the rest of it!...

      Alan Gray, United Kingdom, 11/Feb/2018
    • Rapport qualité-prix excellent.

      Sylvie Dolbec, Canada, 29/Oct/2018
    • Worth the price for the access to transportation and all the sights!

      Erin Maude, United States, 31/Aug/2018