Balmain, Darlinghurst and Haymarket, are other places in the area which are also worth touring.
From here, it’s only 1 mile (2 kilometers) to one of the country’s most photographed icons, the Sydney Opera House.
To better understand Sydney, head to one of its museums and theaters. There are many excellent places visitors can pay a visit to for a couple of hours including Australian Museum, Customs House and Powerhouse Museum. Enjoy seeing the region’s best and brightest performing live at the Capitol Theatre in Haymarket, Theatre Royal and IMAX Sydney. Enjoy the wonderful artworks at the Art Gallery of New South Wales and the Museum of Contemporary Art.
If you came here with children in tow, discover a world of wonder at Luna Park in Milsons Point. The kids should not miss out on the amazing animal experiences at Sydney Aquarium and Wildlife Sydney.
If you are into nature, go and check out the nearby parks and reserves. These are great places to relax and unwind. Explore the attractive coastal destinations nearby such as the Blackwattle Bay Park in Glebe. Keen gardeners love to hang out in places like the Royal Botanic Gardens and the Chinese Garden of Friendship. There is a relaxed atmosphere here and pretty gardens.
Sydney has many unique attractions such as Sydney Tower, the St Mary's Cathedral and Taylor Square. Step back in time by exploring some heritage sites, such as Fort Denison. Visitors interested in the world's various faiths should visit the St. James Church.
See if you can hit a hole in one at the Moore Park Golf Course.
Hunt down a bargain, stock up on food or just window shop at nearby fashion hotspots such as The Intersection, the Westfield Shopping Centre and Harbourside.
Finding somewhere handy to base yourself around Chinatown is easy. The Travelodge Hotel Sydney, the Four Points by Sheraton Sydney, Darling Harbour and the Swissotel Sydney are just some of the most popular accommodation options here.