Explore the main attractions of Sydney CBD

During your stay at the Radisson Blu Plaza Hotel Sydney, our friendly concierge team can offer expert recommendations for the best things to do in Australia's Harbour City. Many attractions lie within walking distance of the hotel, including the well-manicured grounds of The Royal Botanic Garden and the world-famous shells of the Sydney Opera House. Drive across the Sydney Harbour Bridge or ride the ferry to see the wildlife at Taronga Zoo, or walk to the Darling Harbour area to experience the underwater wonders at SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium. Check out some of our suggestions for nearby attractions below.
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Capitol Theatre

0.99 mi / 1.6 km from the hotel
Escape reality and see your favourite fairy tales, musicals and long-time classics come to life at this historic theatre.


0.97 mi / 1.57 km from the hotel
Celebrate Chinese culture Down Under when you experience Chinatown's restaurants, shops and festivals, like the Chinese New Year celebration in February.

Chinese Garden of Friendship

0.94 mi / 1.51 km from the hotel
Take a tranquil walk down the pristine pathways of this exquisite garden with trickling waterfalls, sparkling lakes, budding plants and a Chinese teahouse.

Cockle Bay Wharf

0.59 mi / 0.94 km from the hotel
Fashionable crowds flock to Cockle Bay Wharf for shopping, dining, dancing and more. Come find out why this bayfront entertainment district is one of the most popular areas in the city.

Darling Harbour

0.77 mi / 1.23 km from the hotel
Fireworks, festivals, retailers, restaurants, live music, museums—you can find all these and more at Darling Harbour. You can also choose a more coastal adventure by climbing aboard a sailboat, water taxi or cruise vessel.

Darling Quarter

0.73 mi / 1.17 km from the hotel
Darling Quarter features a playground where kids can slide, swing and splash, as well as attractions for adults like a wine bar.