If you love drama filled backstories, the rocky tale of the heritage listed, Sydney Opera House will delight you. Nestled on the edge of Sydney Harbour, this architectural marvel is a focal point of Sydney’s cultural scene and houses multiple performance venues which host over 1600 shows annually. When in Sydney, you must visit this famous building to explore its awe-inspiring exterior and the equally elegant interior. To experience the grandeur of the Sydney Opera House, go on a tour inclusive of backstage experiences. Don’t forget to grab a bite at the al fresco, Opera Kitchen.
Fact – Danish architect Jørn Utzon who designed the Sydney Opera House resigned before the completion of work
Distance from the Big Hostel on Elizabeth – 10 minutes by car / 20 minutes by train