Welcome to Sydney Uncovered

Sydney Uncovered is your leading online guide to the best things to see and do in and around Sydney, the most beautiful city in Australia.

Exploring the great outdoors in Sydney is the best way to fully appreciate and enjoy everything this great city has to offer. We can explore the beaches, the coast, the mountains, the bush, and of course the iconic Sydney Harbour, in addition to the many national parks in New South Wales.

All content on our website is written by locals, and we do every single walk and visit every single sight before publishing.

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Go Hiking in Sydney

Check out our comprehensive guide to the best walks in Sydney to help you find that perfect walk. Or otherwise, go straight to our top 25 hikes in Sydney for the best options.

Best hikes in Sydney

Discover Sydney’s National Parks

The Greater Sydney region is home to several popular national parks, offering countless walking tracks, beautiful lookout points, scenic waterfalls, picnic spots, and much more.

Bouddi National Park walks
Ku-ring-gai Chase National Park walks

Blue Mountains

An important tourist and weekend-getaway destination in New South Wales, the Blue Mountains is perhaps Sydney’s most popular national park.

Things to do in the Blue Mountains
Best Blue Mountains walks

Royal National Park

From scenic lookout points and pretty waterfalls, to isolated beaches and natural swimming pools, the Royal National Park has something for everyone.

Royal National Park walks
Royal National Park beaches

Sightseeing in Sydney

With an amazing city skyline, several unique landmarks and lots of beautiful parks, Sydney has no shortage of sightseeing opportunities.

Sydney picnic spots
Sydney tourist attractions and places to visit


Check out our selection of some of the most impressive lookouts in Sydney and New South Wales.

Best Sydney lookouts with scenic views
Blue Mountains lookouts


Check out our selection of some of the most impressive waterfalls in Sydney and New South Wales.

Blue Mountains waterfalls
Sydney waterfalls

Things to Do in Sydney

Sydney is the largest and most popular city in Australia, visited by millions of tourists each year. Check out our guide to the best things to do in Sydney, so that you will never run out of ideas.

Romantic things to do in Sydney (17 date ideas)
Indoor things to do in Sydney on a rainy day


Check out our resources of leisure activities in Sydney for when you’re not working, so you can relax, have fun, get fit, or be entertained.

Sydney skate parks
Sydney go karting tracks


Check out our resources of things to do with your dog, such as dog-friendly beaches, walks and parks.

Off leash dog parks in Sydney
Sydney dog friendly walks

Discover Sydney’s Beaches

One of the perks of living in Sydney or in New South Wales is that there is no shortage of beautiful beaches.

Best beaches in Sydney
Secluded beaches in Sydney

Travel in New South Wales

No matter how beautiful Sydney is, sometimes we want to escape the city for a nice day trip or a long weekend away somewhere in New South Wales.

Things to do in Kiama
Sydney weekend getaways

Byron Bay

Discover the best of Byron Bay, from scenic coastal trails and beaches, to luxury resorts and nearby towns.

Things to do in Byron Bay and surrounds
Byron Bay beaches

Accommodation in Sydney

Choosing the right accommodation in Sydney for your upcoming holiday can be a challenging task, but let our guides help you out.

Best budget hotels in Sydney CBD
Where to stay in Sydney (best places and hotels)

Outdoor Gear

Unbiased reviews and recommendations for essential outdoor gear, such as hiking poles, water bottles, GPS watches, tents and backpacks.

Best hiking tents
Best GPS watches for hiking and running

Get in Touch

We would love to hear from you too. Send us an email if you have any questions or suggestions, or if you would simply like to share your Sydney adventures with us.

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