Daily depending on performance scheduleDuration
6 hoursStart time
Tour departs from Stage Door located on Vehicle Concourse, Sydney Opera House.
The evening starts with a fascinating tour of the iconic Opera House, which reveals the dramatic twists and turns in development of this revolutionary building.
You then enjoy a delicious three-course pre-show dinner at the ARIA Restaurant which offers stunning Harbour views and first-class cuisine.
Then lose yourself in the performance of your choice by the acclaimed Opera Australia company. Love and death, passion and innocence, rage and hope, danger and humor all feature in the program.
Your tour begins from the stage door located on the Vehicle Concourse of the Sydney Opera House. A Sydney Opera House representative will take you around this iconic monument and show you the main highlights. Learn about the theatres and foyers where over 2,500 performances are staged each year. The representative will tell you how the unique design of the opera house benefits the acoustics.
Next, you will proceed for a three-course dinner at ARIA restaurant. Located on the very edge of Sydney Harbour, ARIA offers panoramic views, fresh Australian produce in an exciting contemporary menu and an excellent selection of fine wines.
After your delightful dinner you will then enjoy a magnificent performance by Opera Australia.
Opera Australia is Australia's national opera company, resident at the Sydney Opera House and the Arts Centre, Melbourne. It is Australia's largest and busiest performing arts organisation, with over 600 opera performances a year. The company’s repertoire ranges from baroque to bel canto to high romantic opera to operetta and musicals to new commissions. Depending on the time of your show, you may also opt to take your dinner post-show.
You will have B reserve seating with your Sydney Opera House & Opera Australia Dinner Package.
After the show, make your own arrangements to reach your hotel.
Please call the activity operator at least 24 hours prior to start of the tour for reconfirming departure details.
The seating map can change depending on the performance and we cannot guarantee specific seats.
Sydney Opera House Tour is not recommended for elderly guests or those with mobility problems.
There are approximately 200 steps in this tour and participants are required to wear comfortable shoes.
All large items of luggage or backpacks must be cloaked before the start of the tour.
Access to individual theatres is subject to availability and may be limited due to performances, rehearsals and other events.
Voucher information: You must print and surrender a paper version of your booking voucher for this activity (showing your voucher on a smartphone is not accepted). No refund can be given for customers without a printed copy of their voucher.
If you'd like a stellar experience at the Sydney Opera House pick this package. The tour was small (only 9 people) and was very informative. After the tour dinner at Aria was...Lynanne M Gelinas