World Class Beaches & Coast, Bushland, Native Wildlife & Aboriginal Sites

Northern Beaches Tours & Ku-ring-gai

Explore the most scenic part of Sydney, on our Northern Beaches Tours. Visiting 28 kilometres of the world’s best beaches and ocean views, with an expert local guide on this small group tour. See the impressive natural beauty of Ku-ring-gai Chase National Park, with its ancient Aboriginal sites, extensive waterways and Aussie wildlife. Visit Palm Beach, home of TV’s famous ‘Home & Away’, then enjoy the amazing lookout points from The Spit, West Head, Narrabeen, Long Reef, and North Head. We also take you to some of the mansions of Whale Beach before returning by Manly ferry to Circular Quay. This Sydney Tour will be your favourite undiscovered gem of any visit to this beautiful city!

Tour Details

  • Duration
    7 Hours
  • Pickup

    Between 9 am and 9:30 am
    From your Manly/Sydney CBD/ Kings Cross/ Haymarket/ Glebe accommodation, or from pre-arranged City pickup points.

  • Returns
    To Manly Wharf for ferry to CBD.
  • Tour Price

    Full Day Tour – From $140
    Children (Full Day)- $135 (ages 5 to 12 – no charge for infants)

  • Special
    Contact Us Now for our Group/Family discounts, and also ask about the Special Prices available when you combine your Airport/Cruise transfer with this Tour
  • Tour Highlights
    – Spy some Home and Away filming/ actors and locations
    – Marvel at Aboriginal cultural sites and artwork
    – Enjoy Australian Native Wildlife including wallabies, echidnas, goannas, dolphins and whales ( May to Nov)
    – Explore 28 kilometres of World class beaches and Ocean Views (Northern Beaches Tours from Palm Beach to Manly)
    – View Sydney’s best naturally beautiful Scenery and Photo opportunities
    – Visit hard to get to National Parks and secluded beaches
    – Tour of the multi-million dollar mansions
    – Learn the history, ecology, geography and beach culture of the region from friendly local guides
  • Activity Level
    A small amount of walking is involved
  • Inclusions
    – Led by a local guide
    – Small-group tour by air-conditioned minibus
    – Hotel pickup included
    – Morning tea, water and National Parks entry fee included
  • Exclusions

    Manly Ferry Ticket

This is Go Beyond’s signature tour experience. Our Northern Beaches Tours begin with morning pickup at your centrally located Sydney accommodation. Board an air-conditioned minivan for the scenic drive to Ku-ring-gai Chase. This is where you will learn about the local Aboriginal culture, while bush walking to see ancient cave art and sacred rock engraving sites.

Next, check out the Pittwater waterways breathtaking coastal drive over to the famous Palm Beach, home to the rich and famous and Australia’s favourite soap opera, Home & Away, where you will take a tour around the area’s many mansions. We check out all of Home & Away’s vital filming locations, such as the Summer Bay Surf Club, Alf’s Bait Shop, the Palm Beach Pier and the Lighthouse.

Afterward, you have a chance to choose your lunch (at own expense) from a local Avalon cafe, or have a delicious sit down hot meal from a club in Palm Beach. There is a reason Palm Beach has become one of Australia’s most iconic beaches. Fondly referred to by the locals as ‘Palmy’.  Escaping the hustle and bustle of Sydney to what turns your day into a mini holiday

Then, travel down the winding roads passing the scenic seascapes of the likes of ‘Bilgola to Narrabeen Beach for a chance to view one of the best surfing spots in Sydney. Enjoy superb photo opportunities from Long Reef Headland with its 70-kilometers of coastline views, where you may even be lucky enough to see a whale. Then, get away from the crowds and stroll the cliffs along the Curl Curl boardwalk.

Stop to soak up spectacular views of famous Freshwater Beach, which is where legendary Hawaiian surfer Duke Kahanamoku first introduced surfing to Australia.

Saving the best to last, our final stop on our Northern Beaches Tours is at North Head with a bush walk in the National Park which will reveal a breathtaking view of the entrance to Sydney Harbour.

Wrap up these amazing Sydney Tours with a ferry cruise on the iconic Manly Ferry. Sail past Sydney Harbour’s entrance between North and South Heads. See expensive water front suburbs, and finally the Harbour Bridge and the Opera House. Your tour ends when your boat reaches Circular Quay.