Explore the most scenic part of Sydney, the beautiful Northern Beaches. Including 17.3-miles (28-kilometers) of arguably the world's best beaches, with an expert local guide on this small group tour. See the impressive Ku-ring-gai Chase National Park, with its ancient Aboriginal sites, extensive waterways and Aussie wildlife. Visit Palm Beach the setting for TV’s famous ‘Home & Away’, plus enjoy amazing lookouts such as at The Spit, West Head, Narrabeen, Long Reef, and North Head. Also sight-see the mansions of Whale Beach before returning by Manly ferry to Circular Quay.
Your day trip to the Northern Beaches begins with morning pickup at your centrally located Sydney accommodation. Board your air-conditioned minivan for the scenic drive to Ku-ring-gai Chase. This is where you will learn about the local Aboriginal culture, whilst bush walking to ancient cave art, and sacred rock engraving sites.
Next, tour around Pittwater waterways breathtaking coastal drive over to famous Palm Beach, home to the rich and famous, where you will take a tour around the area’s many mansions. Plus visiting all the vital Home & Away filming locations, such as the Summer Bay Surf Club, Alf’s Bait Shop, the Palm Beach Pier and the Lighthouse.
Afterward, enjoy an included sit down hot lunch with a choice of six delicious dishes, with scenic views over Pittwater waterway from the balcony at Palm Beach Golf Club.
Then, travel to Narrabeen Beach for a chance to view one of the best surfing spots in Sydney. Enjoy superb photo ops from Long Reef Headland with its 43-miles (70-kilometers) of coastline views, where you may even be lucky enough to see a whale. Then, get away from the crowds and stroll the cliffs along the Curl Curl boardwalk .
Stop to soak up spectacular views of famous Freshwater Beach, which is where legendary Hawaiian surfer Duke Kahanamoku, who first introduced surfing to Australia grew up.
Saving the best to last, say a final farewell to Northern Beaches at the tours last stop, North Head with a bushwalk in the National Park which will reveal a breathtaking view of the entrance to Sydney Harbour.
Wrap up your journey with a ferry cruise on the iconic Manly Ferry. Sail past Sydney Harbour’s entrance between North and South Heads. See expensive water front suburbs, and finally the Harbour Bridge and the Opera House. Your tour ends when your boat reaches Circular Quay.