Sightseeing Cruises

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A must do experience for every visitor to Sydney. Discover the most beautiful harbour in the world on a sightseeing cruise that takes you leisurely into the most beautiful and fascinating coves of Sydney Harbour with commentary. Cruise or sail, cocktails or afternoon tea, outer harbour whale watching or education cruises. All at great value prices.

RED HOT TICKETS

  • Hop On Hop Off Harbour Explorer - All the freedom of a ferry with the helpful guidance of a sightseeing cruise. Visit up to 8 attraction on one easy 24 hour pass and save up to 45%
  • Vivid Lights - Vivid Sydney (22May-08June) is Sydney's most spectacular outdoor lighting, music and ideas festival. Beat the crowds and see the Vivid Lights from the water.

See our full range of sightseeing cruises including:-

Coffee Cruise
See why Sydney is the most beautiful harbour in the world with morning or afternoon tea and personalised commentary.

Cocktail Cruise
A Mojito by the Opera House, a Bay Breeze off Rose Bay or a Cosmopolitan under the Bridge. Choose your favourite frisky mix of liqueurs available on the Cocktail Cruise.

Harbour Highlights
Sydney's best value for money sightseeing cruise. See all the famous Sydney Harbour landmarks with GPS commentary.

Whale Watching
The Whale Watching season runs from approximately mid-May to November each year. See Humpbacks and the occasional Southern Right on their annual winter migration.

School Cruises
A Captain Cook Education Cruise is a great field study experience for school students Kindergarten to Year 12, Adult Education or Hospitality and Tourism training.

Cruises do not operate Christmas Day. Special or limited timetables operate on 26 & 31 December, 26 January and selected special events.

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  • Sydney’s best sightseeing cruise
  • Personalised commentary
  • Morning or afternoon tea
  • 2 hour duration
  • Main Harbour sights

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  • Sydney’s best sightseeing cruise
  • Personalised commentary
  • Morning or afternoon tea
  • 2 hour duration
  • Main Harbour sights 
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  • Minimum 1 hour 15 minute cruise
  • Main Harbour sights
  • GPS commentary
  • Million dollar views
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  • One complimentary house cocktail or glass of wine or beer or softdrink 
  • 1 hour 30 minute cruise
  • Main Harbour sights
  • Million dollar views
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  • Morning Whale Watching Cruise operates Sat & Sun
  • Afternoon Cruise operates daily
  • See Humpbacks & the occasional Southern Right whale during migration
  • Open water cruise through the entrance of Sydney Harbour aboard an ocean catamaran with open-air & all-weather lounge viewing
  • Whale sighting guaranteed or cruise again for FREE* (see more info for details)
  • 2hr 45min cruise with live commentary
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  • Afternoon Whale Watching Cruise operates daily
  • Morning cruise operates Sat-Sun
  • See Humpback & the occasional Southern Right whale during migration
  • Open water cruise through the entrance of Sydney Harbour aboard an ocean catamaran with open-air & all-weather lounge viewing
  • Whale Sighting Guaranteed or cruise again for FREE* (see more info for details)
  • 2hr 45min cruise
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  • Cruise to Taronga Zoo from Circular Quay or Darling Harbour
  • Taronga Zoo entry & Sky Safari cable car
  • Afternoon Whale Watching Cruise
  • See Humpbacks & the occasional Southern Right whale
  • Whale Guarantee - see a whale or cruise again for FREE
  • Cruise commentary
  • Return cruise to Taronga Zoo or Circular Quay

Other Cruises - Special Events

Christmas Day
25 December
Valentines Day
14 February
Vivid Festival
May - June
Seniors Week
March
Whale Watching
May - November
Boxing Day
26 December
Christmas in July
July
Football Transfers
June - October
Earth Hour
March
Food Festival
Good Food Month High Tea
New Years Eve
31 December
Christmas Parties
November - December
Mothers Day
May
Syd Intl Boat Show
August
Easter Show
Sydney Royal Easter Show
Australia Day
26 January
Melbourne Cup
November
Fathers Day
September
Biennale
March - June 2014
Cricket World Cup
February - March 2015