Many of Sydney’s attractions are close to Parramatta, so it is a convenient place to base yourself. Two of the most interesting places to see are the fabulous Westfield Parramatta Shopping Centre and the fantastic Parramatta Park. Two other worthy points of interest that are nearby Parramatta are the Parramatta Heritage Centre and Riverside Theatres.
People come from all over the world to experience the Sydney Opera House, one of the best-loved landmarks in the country. It is less than 1 mile (1.6 kilometers) from the middle on the city.
Parramatta is a place steeped in sporting history. Rub shoulders with local fans at Parramatta Stadium, home to the Parramatta Eels rugby league team in winter and the Western Sydney Wanderers soccer team in summer. When the full-time hooter blows, follow the throngs of local fans to a nearby pub to relive the match’s greatest moments.
When it’s time to relax after enjoying the charming streets of Parramatta, check in to one of the many local short and long stay accommodation options. Take your pick from the Parkroyal Parramatta, the Holiday Inn Parramatta, or the Mantra Parramatta.