Guided tour

Sydney: The Rocks Pub Tour with Meal

4.9 / 5

28 reviews

Activity provider: Dave's Travel Group

Sydney: The Rocks Pub Tour with Meal

Activity provider: Dave's Travel Group

From US$ 97.77 per person

Spend 2.5 hours discovering the fascinating area of Sydney called The Rocks. Enjoy a drink at 4 of its oldest pubs and learn the fascinating tales of the area and the shady and engrossing characters that figured in it.

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Duration 2.5 hours
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  • Discover which is truly Sydney's oldest pub
  • Share a drink with the locals and other travellers in 4 heritage-listed pubs
  • Taste the city's burgeoning craft beer scene with a choice of locally brewed beer at each stop
  • Learn things even the locals don't know
  • Savor a delicious meal at an iconic Aussie Pub before or after the tour
Full description
This 2.5-hour walking tour visits the great historic pubs of Sydney's beautiful 'The Rocks'. Retrace the footsteps of famous convicts, larrikin gangs, and local celebrities as you share a drink in 4 of Sydney's oldest pubs. Learn the secret behind which of the 4 claims to be Sydney's oldest pub, and enjoy a complimentary beer, wine or soft drink in each. Continue the fascinating tour with a walk through the alleys and cobbled streets of The Rocks, and learn the captivating stories of Australia's first European settlement. Savor a delicious pre or post-tour meal and drink at an iconic Aussie Pub. Choose from a selection of gourmet pizzas, burgers or salads plus any tap beer, cider, house wine, or soft drink. Present your order confirmation to the Duty Manager at the bar. If choosing to have your meal before the tour, do not order food with less than 1 hour before the tour starts.
  • Choice of a craft beer, wine or soft drink (285ml or 10oz) at each of the 4 pubs
  • 2.5-hour guided walking tour
  • Local guide
  • A pre- or post-tour meal with a drink (not guided)
  • Food (not included during the tour portion)
Not suitable for
  • Pregnant women
  • People with mobility impairments
  • Children under 18 years

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Meeting point

Meet at The Harts Pub, at the corner of Essex and Gloucester Streets, The Rocks NSW 2000.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Passport or ID card
  • Driver's license
  • Comfortable shoes

Know before you go

  • This is not a pub crawl
  • Pre or post-tour meals are to be redeemed by passengers at The Australian Hotel (100 Cumberland St, The Rocks)
  • Other times and dates can be booked for private tours with a minimum group of 4 persons
  • No tours are available on public holidays, New Year's Eve and St. Patrick's Day
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.9 /5

based on 28 reviews

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Our guide Dave was fun and informative! The tour was great we saw so much of the city!

January 5, 2023

September 6, 2022

Our guide was easy to talk with and very informative. Lots of laughs

May 1, 2022

Product ID: 65118