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Sydney Opera House Tours - Sydney

Discover the stories, history and magic of Sydney Opera House.

Follow your friendly guide on an incredible tour exploring the heritage listed masterpiece home to 1000 rooms, 300 corridors and hundreds of tales and secrets.

Step inside the inspired venues where more than 1600 performances come to life each year and walk in the footsteps of stars like John Cleese, Pavarotti and The Cure. With audio visual aids you will be taken back in time to when the first concrete ribs were laid down at Bennelong Point and learn how Danish architect Jorn Utzon's ambitious vision for a world class performing arts came into existence.

You can't experience Sydney Opera House without taking this tour - a must see experience in Sydney!

Tours run daily from 9am to 5pm and are available in English, French, German, Chinese, Japanese and Korean.

For more information: www.sydneyoperahouse.com
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The Sydney Opera House Tour

Follow your friendly guide on an incredible tour exploring the heritage-listed masterpiece home to 1000 rooms, 300 corridors, and hundreds of tales and secrets.

Step inside the inspired venues where more than 1600 performances come to life each year and walk in the footsteps of stars like John Cleese, Pavarotti and The Cure. With audio visual aids you will be taken back in time to when the first concrete ribs were laid down at Bennelong Point and learn how Danish architect Jorn Utzon's ambitious vision for a world class performing arts came into existence. You can't experience Sydney Opera House without taking this tour!

The tour runs for one hour with the English version departing daily from 9am to 5pm.
Start Location Tours depart from the Tour Meeting Point, on the Lower Concourse, Bennelong Point
Highlights Sydney Opera House, Bennelong Point
Travel by Walk
Duration Half Day or less.
Price $20.00-$37.00 Price Range Adult AUD37.00. Concession (student 16 years and over and Australian Seniors) AUD28.00. Child (five to 15 years) AUD20.00.

Backstage Tour

This is the only tour that grants you unprecedented VIP backstage access to the Sydney Opera House. It is a once in a lifetime opportunity to experience the real-life dramas behind this celebrated performing arts centre.

Your personal guide will raise the curtain on what really goes on beyond the spotlight. Revealing industry secrets that you will not hear anywhere else.

You will walk in the footsteps of legends such as Ella Fitzgerald, Pavarotti, Mikhail Baryshnikov, Cate Blanchett, Vladimir Ashkenazy and the Foo Fighters.

You might even get to stand on the world-famous Concert Hall stage, take up the conductors' baton in the orchestra pit or get a sneak peek inside the stars' dressing rooms.

You won't believe what goes on behind closed doors.
Start Location Sydney Opera House, Bennelong Point
Highlights Sydney Opera House, Bennelong Point
Travel by Walk
Duration Half Day or less.
Price $165.00 Price Range Dining packages are also available from AUD78.00

The Sydney Opera House Tour - Mandarin, Japanese and Korean

It's your turn to step inside this iconic UNESCO World Heritage masterpiece and discover the stories behind Danish architect J';rn Utzon's remarkable achievement. On this 30 minute guided tour, venture inside the foyers and theatres, run your hands over the tiles on the world-famous shells, take a seat in the elegant custom-made white birch chairs and marvel at the vaulted ceilings of one of the biggest pillar-free chambers in the world.

This tour runs for 30 minutes. It is available with Mandarin, Japanese and Korean speaking guides.
Start Location Sydney Opera House, Sydney Harbour
Highlights Sydney Opera House, Sydney Harbour
Travel by Walk
Duration Half Day or less.
Price $18.00-$24.00 Price Range Adult $24.00, Concession $20.00, Child $18.00, Family $67.00 (Family price includes, 2 adults and 2 children aged 15 years and under)
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