Ultimately Sydney

Cultural and Theme Tours

Ultimately Sydney is an award winning tour operator offering a collection of interactive experiences showcasing culinary gems, fascinating history, multicultural influences, art and culture . The combination of tours are offered as regularly scheduled small groups, or as a private charter arrangement. Travelling in luxury Mercedes-Benz vans, they visit much loved regions and discover a different Sydney, beyond the fringe.

All of the regular small group tours can be organised as a private charter, with the most popular being the four hour Story of Sydney tour. You will be hanging out with the locals on one of the very fun and yummy four hour gourmet tours. Let them tailor a memorable full-day itinerary to the Hunter Valley Wine Region or the stunning Blue Mountains National Park. Ultimately Sydney can organise an all inclusive dolphin watching experience and 4WD sand dunes at Port Stephens, or an impressive day exploring the South Coast and Southern Highlands. All experiences are led by first class professional tour guides who are committed to making absolutely sure that your day with them will leave a lasting memory.


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Cultural and Theme Tours Food and Wine Tours Nature and wildlife Sightseeing Tours Walking and Biking Tours Free Wifi



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The Story of Sydney is a fascinating four-hour tour told through the eyes of an enthusiastic local. If you are new to Sydney (or only here for a short visit) this experience is designed to give you the best orientation of Sydney and the inner city suburbs. The tour will also appeal to locals interested in learning more about the history of Sydney, Australia, and how it came to be.

With courtesy pickup from all city hotels in luxury Mercedes-Benz vans, meet the communities that have shaped Sydney’s diverse and unique lifestyle.

This tour operates twice daily. Departures at 8.30am and 1.30pm, duration is four hours. Discover the early history of this remarkable area. Pick up a coffee along the way as you listen to intriguing commentary that explores the early settlers and how Sydney has evolved from its colourful past to the dynamic and sophisticated city it is today.

You will enjoy delightfully relaxed short walks along harbour and coastal paths and discover quaint neighbourhoods and buzzing precincts with stunning scenery and many photo opportunities.
Dress casual and comfortable.

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Using their popular Story of Sydney tour as a template, take a fascinating journey through time commentated by an enthusiastic, professional local guide. Explore the history, indulge in the food and meet the communities that have shaped Sydney’s diverse and unique lifestyle.
Walking tour of The Rocks precinct, Circular Quay and Opera House; Modern Comfortable fully air-conditioned vehicle; Professional tour guide with *IATG accreditation; Discover the evolution of Harbourside neighbourhoods turned from rags to riches; Double Bay shopping strip and fabulous dining precinct; Relaxed short walks along secluded harbour beaches and hidden coastal paths (optional); Stunning scenery with many photo opportunities; The famous Bondi to Bronte track; Trendy vibe of Paddington and Darlinghurst

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Appreciate the topography and geography, how the indigenous Australians once lived, flora and fauna, the farming industry, the coal mining boom, the development of the roads and railway and the endless natural beauty of a pristine World Heritage Listed wonderland. A flexible itinerary can include a visit to Featherdale Wildlife Park, outstanding Aboriginal culture centre – Waradah, Leura Village, Scenic World and the Three Sisters lookout point. There are many short bush walks and lunch could be a simple picnic in the National Park or an organised long lunch in a fashionable restaurant.

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Experience Australia’s oldest wine growing region renowned for its fine dining, galleries, health spa retreats and golf courses. The day will include a visit to three to four wineries ranging from boutique to bulk producers. They are happy to create the itinerary but are respectful of special requests. Enjoy the wine makers knowledgeable commentary as you sit in the picturesque environment of some of the region’s most renowned wineries. Lunch could be a simple sandwich or two to three courses in a stylish restaurant where the wine-tasting continues.

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An undisturbed hidden gem and the perfect get-away from the hustle and bustle offering a range of diverse natural landscapes that offer an aspect of Sydney’s beaches, Blue Mountains, Hunter Valley and South Coast all in one day. Features include The Royal (Australia’s oldest) National Park, pristine beaches, quaint seaside and rural villages, bush walks and waterfalls, wineries with delightful cafes and restaurants.

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Hungry to celebrate Sydney in a fun and delicious way? Then The Taste of Sydney is the tour for you.
Four courses extending into the afternoon

This indulgent food and wine tour begins in our newest development Barangaroo. Lotus restaurant is beautifully positioned on our stunning harbour, and serves a premium selection of dumplings, calamari, duck pancake and steamed vegetables, paired beautifully with refreshing jasmine tea.

Discover how the area has evolved from a container port to a first class dining, shopping, enterprise and natural wonderland.

Each of the 4 precincts you visit offer a combined food and drink pairing which includes a local beer tasting and selection of dishes from the Butcher & Farmers chefs table, in a gentrified Tramshed.

In Rosebery, take a sweet break at Black Star Pastry for your choice of coffee/tea and a piece of the world famous Watermelon Cake.

This first class tour is complete with an elegant tasting of 6 carefully selected wines beautifully paired with a charcuterie board at Sydney’s urban cellar door.

The Taste of Sydney is truly the most fun and delicious way to explore Sydney with family and friends..

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From $5 to $100

Keeping you connected to this wonderful city with engaging, informative and fun 30 minute live virtual tours for you to attend from anywhere in the world.

They are passionate about showing off the best of Sydney, and want to stay fresh for when you can physically be here again, so they invite you to join U.S (Ultimately Sydney) virtually. The cost of your virtual tour can be redeemed when you are able to one day join them in person which would be awesome.

Whether you’re travelling on a bus or train, sitting in your lounge room or on your lunch/dinner break, you can be with them right here in fabulous Sydney.

Travelling with US (Ultimately Sydney) on a virtual tour will be like you are here, except you’ll be somewhere else in the world like outback Australia, Central Park – New York or on the top of a mountain somewhere in France.

It’s live, fun and informative. Join the group, ask your guide questions along the way (or not) plus they will send you the recording, so you have all the information to refer to later.

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