From $25.00 per adult

Normally $30.00. Save $5.00.

*Specials available on selected dates only and subject to limited availability. T&C's apply.

  • Approx 90-minute single circuit of the Harbour
  • Commentary
  • Up to 6 departures daily from Circular Quay

Sydney Harbour Snapshot

Discover the most beautiful harbour in the world on this simple sightseeing cruise passing the world-famous icons of the Sydney Harbour Bridge and Sydney Opera House, stunning bays, hidden beaches, islands, national parks, towering headlands, city skylines, botanic gardens, and the homes and playgrounds of the rich and famous.

  • Commentary onboard
  • Cruise on the official Sydney Harbour Explorer for a single circuit of the harbour
  • Stopping briefly at Taronga Zoo, Shark Island, Watsons Bay, Manly
  • Approx. 60 to 90-minute round trip
  • Valid on any departure throughout the day
  • Indoor and outdoor leisure decks
  • Free Wi-Fi

Takeaway a lifetime of memories in just over an hour

Jump onboard the Sydney Harbour Explorer for single circuit of the Harbour and you won’t want to leave. In just over an hour you will take away memories that will last a lifetime. No day is ever the same on the Harbour. There is always something new to capture your imagination. Boats and ferries that criss-cross the harbour, tall-ships and sailing yachts, birds, wildlife and so much more.

Route & Timetable

Depart from Circular Quay Wharf 6 to make the most out of your cruise.

Rocket Sightseeing departsFrom Circular Quay Wharf 6
Saturday & SundayDepart 9:25am, 10:35am, 11:50am, 1:10pm, 3:00pm, 4:20pm
Monday to Friday (School Holidays only)Depart 9:25am, 10:35am, 11:50am, 1:10pm, 3:00pm, 4:20pm

Duration approx 1hr 20 min.

2021 NSW school holiday dates: 18Sep-03Oct21 & 18Dec21-21Jan22.

Service Variations: Service cancelled Sunday 14 November 2021

Please note special timetables operate on selected dates. Explore our timetable section for the latest information.

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Child 4-15yrs

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Family Bonus (2ad, 2ch)More info $60

Retail rates are valid to 31 March 2022. All prices are per person. Specials subject to change.

Choose a departure from Circular Quay Wharf 6 or Darling Harbour King Street Wharf 1 based on the Hop On Hop Off timetable above to collect your boarding passes and daily timetable.

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