Ecotreasures - Manly

Manly Snorkeling Tour EcoTreasures

Discover some of Sydney's greatest natural treasures from majestical marine life to the intriguing wildlife that makes a trip Down Under unforgettable.
EcoTreasures offer a variety of tours sure to cater to all tastes, showcasing Sydney's Northern Beaches and Sydney Harbour as well as the famous Blue Mountains west of Sydney.
A day spent with EcoTreaures will not only be fun and relaxing, the informative tours leave you with a better appreciation of Australia’s unique wildlife, culture and heritage.

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90 minute Basin Campground Stand Up Paddle Board (SUP) Safari

Ecotreasures Advanced Eco Tourism Certified Sydney Stand Up Paddle Boarding (SUP) Safari is your gateway to relaxation is nature. The paddle boarding safari adventure is suitable for kids, adults and all skills levels of paddle boarders. Your expert Sydney paddle board guide will lead through one of the most pristine, peaceful and protected pieces of water of Sydney’s “the Basin estuary”. Sheltered from wind, waves and boats creates the perfect environment to have fun paddle boarding with your family and friends. Your fun and experienced local paddle boarding guide will help you learn the basics of Stand Up Paddle boarding in a safe and fun environment. If you have some paddle boarding experience they can show you new skills and tips to improve you paddle techniques, turning and board control. Once you have found your feet then they will search for local wildlife including the famous local White Bellied Sea Eagle Population, stingrays and much more.
Start Location Palm Beach
Duration Customised and Half Day or Less
Price $45.00 - $50.00 All gear included. National Park landing fee AUD3 paid on arrival to help keep National Parks beautiful.

Six hour Sydney's Hidden Treasures Tour - Manly to Palm Beach

Explore Sydney’s Hidden Treasures on the Manly to Palm Beach Day Tour small group day tour. Your EcoTreasures local expert guide will showcase Sydney Northern Beaches coastline in a six hour soft adventure eco tour. Experience Sydney’s coastal culture as you discover each coastal suburb village and beautiful beaches sheltered between breath taking sand stone headlands. You can observe the coastal views from the beaches and headlands look outs while you soak up the beach Northern Beaches lifestyle pace of life. Listen to stories from your guide, and learn about the local environment in a very comfortable and intimate small group setting. You will also enjoy a beach side picnic morning tea and lunch watching the waves lap on the shoreline.
Start Location Sydney Harbour
Duration Full Day, Half Day or Less and Customised
Price $109.00 - $145.00 Expert Local guide, transport, morning tea and lunch picnic lunch included. Optional ferry trip Manly to City AUD7.60.

Eight hour Sydney to Ku-ring-gai Wildlife Tour

EcoTreasures Advanced Eco Tourism Certified Sydney to Ku-ring-gai Wildlife Adventure Tour will allow you experience nature right on Sydney city’s door step. You will discover beyond the city of Sydney. Tour along the coastal area from Manly Beach to Palm Beach and into the protected and pristine Ku-ring gai Chase National Park with you own expert local guide. Your local Sydney tour guide will help you search for Sydney’s native wildlife in their natural habitat. Paddle and walk while you explore the Ku-ring-gai Chase National park. EcoTreasures combination of fun and unique interpretative nature and marine eco adventure activities creates a unique Sydney to Ku-ring-gai wildlife adventure tour.
Start Location Sydney
Duration Full Day, Half Day or Less and Customised
Price $109.00 - $165.00 Expert local guide, city pick and drop off in comfortable air-conditioned transport, morning tea and picnic lunch included, small group tour.

Two hour Manly Snorkel Walk and Talk Tour

Join Ecotreasures on the small group Advanced Eco Tourism Certified Manly Snorkeling Tour of the Cabbage Tree Bay Aquatic Reserve. Your experienced and passionate local expert Sydney Snorkel tour guide will give you a great idea of what native marine life to keep your eye out for as well as educated you about native wildlife, Australian environment, heritage and culture of Sydney on your headland nature walk. Then cool off by snorkelling in the calm, clear waters off Shelly Beach, Manly on Sydney’s Northern beaches. See Australia’s diverse marine wildlife in their natural habitat within the sea grass meadows, sandy bottom and rocky reefs of protected Cabbage Tree Bay at Aquatic Reserve. Easy introduction lessons available for beginners and foam floating noodles are provided for extra safety. Manly Snorkelling Tour suitable for beginner and experienced snorkellers.
Start Location Manly
Duration Half Day or Less and Customised
Price $45.00 - $69.00 Private tours also available

Four hour Manly and North Head Coastal Whale Walk

EcoTreasures, Sydney Australia will guide you along an amazing part of the Australian East Coast on a unique Eco tour on Sydney’s door step. Enjoy the breath taking views of the Pacific Ocean from Manly and North Head while you search for Dolphins, Mammals, Birds, Reptiles and Insects and Whales during migration season (May-Nov) on the Advanced Eco Tourism Certified Manly Coastal Whale Walking Tour. Observe and learn about native Australian wildlife, seasons of the seas and landscape of Sydney, the East Coast current, local and transit marine species, marine habitats, marine fauna, lagoons, headlands, rock platforms, sandy beaches and the terrestrial flora and fauna of the area. Your fun and friendly guide will share their knowledge of the local area to increase your knowledge and inspire you to help support conservation. They also provide a voluntary collection of marine debris during the walk. The data is recorded and submitted to a national database. You can enjoy the environment and contribute at the same time.
Start Location Belgrave Street and W. Esplanade Manly
Duration Full Day, Half Day or Less and Customised
Price $45.00 - $69.00 Expert local guide to guide you along the coastline. Other coastal location and trails available by request.

Aboriginal Cultural Awareness

Ecotreasures offers a range of Aboriginal cultural awareness programs excursion and incursions for corporate groups, school groups, families, tour groups and small private groups. They can help design a cultural awareness program to suit your request. Ecotreasures is very proud to hold Respecting Culture certification from Eco Tourism Australia and also be member of the Australia Tourism Indigenous Champions program. Over the past five years building relationships in this field they have a very strong understanding of the best indigenous cultural awareness, heritage, tourism and education programs in Sydney. With the help of their expert Indigenous cultural guides you will learn about modern and ancient Indigenous culture through stories and their guides life experiences. Talk with them and they will help you design the best program to suit your request.
Start Location Sydney
Duration Full Day, Half Day or Less and Customised
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Tailored Private Day Tour

EcoTreasures Sydney private touring with EcoTreasures will help you experience your perfect day or multiple day adventure in Sydney. Sydney is a magical city with so many places to visit. They help you experience and see the real Sydney with your expert local Australian guide. In their comfortable air conditioned transport they can show you Sydney’s beautiful beaches, National Parks, and suburban villages. Their Sydney Private touring options have been awarded Advanced Eco Tourism Certification and they will tailor you day as you request. First they will find out what you like? what are your interest? what plans you already have? Then they will make some itinerary suggestions for you to review. Choose from a range of high adventure and soft adventure activities around Sydney. EcoTreasures will help you discover Sydney at your own pace with your own private expert Sydney local guide. They aim to make your private Sydney touring experience a day you will treasure forever.
Start Location Sydney Sydney
Duration Full Day, Half Day or Less, Evening and Customised
Price $550.00 - $1100.00

Aboriginal Heritage Harbour Walk

EcoTreasures Sydney offers the unique Aboriginal Heritage Harbour Walk. The tour begins at Circular Quay where guests will meet their expert indigenous guide. The small group will be guided across the Harbour Bridge on the train to a nature reserve to visit native Australian bushland and ancient Aboriginal cultural sites. Tour includes; expert Indigenous cultural guide, authentic Acknowledgement to Country, return train ticket included (15 minutes each way), morning tea snacks provided, visit Indigenous cultural sites including middens and rock engravings, your guide will interpret Indigenous culture and Dreamtime, touch, feel and play with clapping sticks, appreciate and learn about indigenous art work, understand the local ecosystem and the native wildlife of the area, learn about traditional native bush medicines and foods.
Start Location Sydney
Duration Half Day or Less and Customised
Price $55.00 - $79.00 Minimum number or charge required for group bookings. Please provide operator with advanced notice to ensure they can organise your trip. Student group discounts apply

Three hour Pittwater Kayak Tour

Ecotreasures Advanced Eco Tourism Certified Pittwater Kayak Tour departs from the Basin campground, Ku-ring-gai Chase National Park. Ecotreasures are very lucky to have exclusive rights to launch their Pittwater Kayaking Tours from the Basin campground, West Head. This allows their Pittwater Kayaking Tour groups more time to explore the secluded beaches of Pittwater and West Head. Your experienced guide with lead your small group tour along the mesmerising Pittwater waterway. Their small group Pittwater Kayak Tour of maximum eight people will allow you more time with your guide to ask questions, and receive tips on how to improve your paddling technique. Enjoy an intimate nature experience with your family and friends while you connect with nature. Do you like an adventure??? and do you like to get you fit while you connect with nature??? Then the Ecotreasures Pittwater Kayak Safari is the perfect three hour kayak adventure for you. The Pittwater Kayak Tour is only suitable for experienced paddlers 15 years +.
Start Location Ku-ring-gai Chase
Duration Half Day or Less and Customised
Price $89.00 - $89.00 Adult AUD89 per person. Suitable for 15 years and above.

Blue Mountains Eco Tour

EcoTreasures Blue Mountains Private Group Eco Tour will cater to your needs. They will plan the perfect day for you and your group in the Blue Mountains World Heritage listed National Park. Please see below Blue Mountains Tour ideas. Their friendly staff can plan the perfect day for and your group. They will find out how much you want to walk? What you would like for lunch? and then they will design the day plan to suit you and your group. All tours are tailored to your requests with an expert local Australian eco guide.
Start Location
Price $990.00 - $990.00 Day charter for 1-11 people

Sydney City Private Sightseeing Tour

Soak up Sydney’s coastal culture with your local Sydney tour guide on EcoTreasures Sydney City Private SightSeeing Tour. Visit all the iconic attractions of Sydney City and Eastern suburbs with EcoTreasures. Enjoy the view and commentary in comfortable air-conditioned transport from your local guide. The tour can run at your pace for you and your group. They provide a three hour or six hour tour format.
Start Location
Price $550.00 - $870.00 Three or six hour charter option

90 Minute Basin Kayak Safari

The Basin estuary, Ku-ring-gai Chase National Park is located on the western foreshore of Pittwater on the Northern Beaches of Sydney. Ecotreasures will provide you with the perfect escape from your everyday life. Join EcoTreasures small group (maximum eight people) Advanced Eco Tourism Certified Basin Kayak Stay Safari with your expert local guide. Stay fit and healthy in the outdoors on a guided kayak tour with EcoTreasures in calm protected waters while you search for Sydney’s native wildlife. You can have fun, unwind, while you spend time with your friends and family in the great outdoors.
Start Location
Price $45.00 - $178.00 Private tour available for less than four people.