Sydney's Ultimate Beaches, Native Wildlife and Aboriginal Experiences

Northern Beaches & Ku-ring-gai Tour

Explore the most scenic part of Sydney, the beautiful Northern Beaches. 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.

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 – All Inclusive tour(Lunch & Manly Ferry included – $175
    Full Day Tour Only (Lunch & Manly Ferry Ticket at own cost) – $139
    Children (Full Day)- $125(ages 5 to 12 – no charge for infants)
    (Prices Including GST)

  • Special
    Contact Us Now for our Group/Family discounts
  • 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 (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 ,glass of champagne and National Parks entry fee included
    – Lunch, Manly Ferry Ticket(Included in the all inclusive tour)
  • Duration
    7 Hours
  • Pickup

    10:00 am Meeting Ettalong Ferry when it arrives at Palm Beach Wharf (Leaves Ettalong Wharf , Central Coast at 9:30 am sharp!) Perfect for ferry passengers coming from the Central Coast, or for those
    staying in accommodation around the Palm Beach area

  • Returns
    To Palm Beach Wharf for your Ferry to Ettalong, or for your local Palm Beach accommodation.
  • Tour Price
    Private Full Day Tour – Palm Beach Pickup–(Lunch and the Ettalong Ferry included) $225 – Minimum 2 guests required for this private tour to be run (Prices Including GST)
  • Special
    Contact Us Now for our Group/Family discounts
  • 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 (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 ,glass of champagne and National Parks entry fee included
    – Lunch, Ettalong Ferry Ticket(Included in the all inclusive tour)

This is Go Beyond’s signature tour experience. Your day trip to the Northern Beaches begins 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, enjoy an included sit down hot lunch with a choice of six delicious dishes, with scenic views over Pittwater waterway from the balcony at Palm Beach Golf Club.

Then, travel 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, say a final farewell to Northern Beaches at the tours last stop, North Head with a bushwalk in the National Park which will reveal a breathtaking view of the entrance to Sydney Harbour.

Wrap up your journey 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.

  • Barrie and Denise Matthews - “Hope you are well! We’re back in rainy old England now As I told you last week, we thought it was really great and Mike was very helpful. He even…

  • Raewyn Robinson - Awsome .Aimee n Brogan had a action packed day when you dropped them off met a lot of Home and Away  actors.Thankyou so much for your hospitality n great tour.

  • Simonne Fairbanks - We had a fantastic day out and even got to see the filming of a scene in Home and Away! Highly recommend the tour, top marks from me and my…

  • Ayee Octa - That day was absolutely magical… Great weather and lots of sunshine! What a great way to do the Northern Beaches tour! Mike and the Go Beyond Tours team know how…

  • Rae Petersen‎ - A1 day spent with Mike, route great so much seen in the day thank you would highly recommend

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