Things to Do in Sydney This Summer
Sydney heats up in the summer months, December to February, making this the best time to soak up Australian beach culture and explore stunning nearby scenery such as the Blue Mountains. It’s also a time of great cultural activity and seasonal festivities, making summer one of the best times to visit Sydney. Here are a few ways to enjoy it.
See the city’s top sights in a short time on amorning or afternoon sightseeing tour.
Learn to catch some waves with asurfing lesson on Bondi Beach.
Save money at top attractions and create your own itinerary with theSydney Attraction Pass.
Explore the natural beauty of the UNESCO World Heritage–listedBlue Mountains on a day trip with river cruise.
See Australia’s diverse animals in their natural habitats on a4WD wildlife tour.
Explore Australia’s oldest wine-producing region on aHunter Valley wine-tasting tour.
Celebrate the season as you soak up the sights of Sydney Harbour on aChristmas Day lunch cruise.
Hear opera singers perform arias and get a from-row view of Sydney’s fireworks at theNew Year’s Eve Opera Gala at the Sydney Opera House.
Enjoy a festive meal while sailing through the harbor on aNew Year’s Eve tall ship dinner cruise.
Ring in the New Year with a 6-course meal and unrivaled fireworks views atSydney Tower 360 Bar and Dining.