Sydney: Having fun with your family

Sydney: Having fun with your family

4 kid-friendly attractions to visit in Sydney

Sydney harbour Taronga zoo giraffesSydney is an amazing destination for families. There are many national parks, beaches and nature attractions to explore. Your children will love the Australian landscapes, the exciting flora and fauna and the variety of activities in the natural surroundings. These following attractions are ideal for families with kids. Have a look at them and book cheap flights to Sydney for your family now!

Taronga Zoo

The city zoo of Sydney is located at the Sydney Harbour and is open daily from 9.30am to 4.30pm (May-Aug) and 9.30am to 5.0pm (Sept-Apr). There are more than 4,000 animals to see including koalas, giraffes, penguins, lemurs, monkeys, elephants, seals and others. Taronga Zoo boasts exciting activities, such as shows, tours, jungle walks, animal encounters and sky high adventure courses like the “Wild Ropes” where you will try your limits and experience nature from a different perspective! If you want to live this breathtaking experience, you can buy your Taronga Zoo tickets online as soon as you book your cheap flight to Sydney and save money! Address: Bradleys Head Rd, Mosman, Sydney NSW 2088, Australia

Sea Life Sydney

Sydney aquarium jellyfishSydney Aquarium on Darling Harbour has the largest and most impressive collection of Australia’s freshwater and marine environments. Explore the aquarium’s zones “Dugong Island”, “Shark Walk & Shark Valley”, “Art Aquarium”, “Great Barrier Reef”, “South Coast Shipwreck”, “Jurassic Seas”, “Sydney Harbour” and see a vast array of incredible animals like penguins, dugongs, sharks, stingrays, sawfish, jellyfish, seahorses, colorful tropical fishes and much more. Open 7 days a week all year round, from 9:30am-6:00pm Sea Life Sydney is undoubtedly a must visit in Sydney! Address: 1-5 Wheat Rd, Darling Harbour, Sydney NSW 2000, Australia

Featherdale Wildlife Park

This Australian zoo is located in Doonside, 45 minutes from the city center. It boasts an impressive native wildlife with over 1,700 mammals, birds and reptiles. During your visit your children will have the chance to cuddle koalas, feed small kangaroos, see little penguins at play and admire saltwater crocodiles, pelicans, foxes, echidnas and Tasmanian devils! Guided turs are available and there are special family prices! Featherdale Wildlife Park is open daily from 9am-5pm all year round except Christmas Day. Address: 217 Kildare Rd, Doonside NSW 2767, Australia

Luna Park

The historical amusement park that dates back to the 30’s is another must see during your trip to Sydney. Sydney’s Luna Park is a restored fun park where you and your kids will ride the Ferris wheel, the Wild Mouse rollercoaster, the Tango Train, take a spin around the Magic castle, explore the Haunted Mystery Manor or even dine with your loved one at a private Ferris wheel carriage! Sydney Luna Park is located at Milsons Point, under the northern end of the Sydney Harbour Bridge and it is easy to get to by train, ferry and bus. Check the opening times and days before you visit and save some extra money by purchasing tickets online as soon as you book your cheap flight to Sydney. And don’t forget to take a photo under the giant smiling face right at the entrance! Address: 1 Olympic Dr, Milsons Point, Sydney NSW 2061, Australia.