San Francisco, Calif. (PRWEB) May 21, 2015
It may be winter in Australia, but the nights are still bright with the help of this year’s VIVID Sydney, a creative and unique festival of light, music and ideas. Viator, a TripAdvisor company and the leading resource for researching and booking tours and activities worldwide, has a selection of activities aimed at experiencing the light installations that punctuate this 18-day event running from May 22 to June 8 in various locations across the city.
Sydney Bridge Climb
See the beauty of VIVID from a landmark vantage point (440 feet up!), the top of the Sydney Harbour Bridge. Climb Sydney’s iconic bridge with an experienced guide on this 3 ½ hour tour. Make the most of the night and the lights by selecting “The VIVID Climb” option for an evening departure.
VIVID Lights Sydney Harbour Cruise
Take in the best of the VIVID Lights including Sydney Harbour Bridge, Sydney Opera House and Circular Quay on a 1-hour cruise around Sydney Harbour. The cruise departs from King Street Wharf with five departure times to choose from each evening and includes a complimentary drink on arrival.
Behind-the-scenes at VIVID: Sydney Opera House tour
Get an exclusive glimpse into the inner workings of VIVID and the Opera House with this behind-the-scenes tour. Gain access to parts of the House that are normally off-limits on your choice of a morning or evening tour. Upgrades to the tour include breakfast or dinner.
Sydney Combo: VIVID Dinner Cruise and Sydney Attraction Pass
This combo package includes a 2-hour cruise (with buffet) around Sydney Harbour to see the dazzling lights that illuminate the waterfront at Circular Quay, The Rocks, Walsh Bay, Darling Harbour and more. The Sydney Attraction Pass features admission to three top attractions from a list of nearly 40 choices in Sydney, Manly and the Blue Mountains including SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium, Taronga Zoo and the Sydney Opera House.
For more information about these experiences and others throughout Sydney, as well as the latest deals, promotions, contests and news, visit http://www.viator.com or follow Viator on Facebook (ViatorTours) and Twitter (ViatorTravel).
Viator, a TripAdvisor company, is the leading global tours and activities provider for travelers, delivering online and mobile access to thousands of curated trip activities including tours, attractions, shore excursions and private guides, in more than 1,500 destinations worldwide. In-house travel experts work with trusted local operators to ensure the quality and value of every experience, all backed by Viator’s 24/7 customer service and global low-price guarantee. With more than 600,000 verified reviews plus exclusive videos and insider travel tips, Viator has everything a traveler needs to find and book the best things to do worldwide. In addition to the flagship site – Viator.com – travelers can book in advance or in-destination via the Viator Tours and Activities App, as well as local-language sites for European, Latin American and Asian travelers. Viator also provides tours and activities to more than 3,000 affiliate partners including some of the world’s top airlines, hotels and online travel agencies. Viator is headquartered in San Francisco with regional offices in Sydney, London and Las Vegas. Viator – travel with an insider.
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