Taronga Zoo to Manly
  • Length: 18.9km

  • Duration: 8 hrs

  • Grade: 4

  • Style: One way

  • Start: Athol Wharf Rd, Mosman

  • End: 53 E Esplanade, Manly

  • Closest Town: Manly

  • Location: Sydney Harbour National Park

  • Distance from state capital: 10.0 km

  • State: NSW

  • Latitude: -33.8457519381

  • Longitude: 151.2397805488


Taronga Zoo to Manly is a 18.9km, grade 4 One way hike located in Sydney Harbour National Park New South Wales. The hike should take approximately 8 hrs to complete.


This very long day walk has some stunning views excellent heritage sites a Zoo and beautiful beaches. What more could you ask for? The many sidetrips and places to stop and enjoy the views having a coffee at the Bacino Bar or fish and chips on Balmoral Beach will all make this walk an excellent way to ease into longer distance walking. The walk spends most of its time on the coast and follows the Spit to Manly walk for the last half.

Download maps and tracknotes for Taronga Zoo to Manly hiking track from wildwalks.com.