Outer Harbour Loop

Jump on a red rocket and see all the famous Sydney Harbour landmarks on a single loop of the outer region of the Harbour with live commentary included on most departures. Stopping briefly at various locations around the Harbour, the Outer Harbour loop takes up to one hour to complete the round-trip, with regular departures daily from Circular Quay between 9.45am and 4pm. More Info ...


  • Daily departures, approx. 1 hour cruise
  • One single Outer Harbour Loop from Circular Quay
  • Main Harbour sights with million dollar views
  • Live commentary on most departures
  • Valid on any single departure throughout the day 

Need to know

  • Valid for one single outer harbour loop on the Hop on Hop off service 
  • Children (4-15 years) $15
  • Seats are not reserved as all vessels have spacious indoor and outdoor seating
  • Cruises do not operate Christmas Day
  • Cruise Info
  • OpalPay accepted


Timetable   Please check the daily Hop on Hop off timetable for services

Car Parking  Please check your date for road closures 

Find Us

YOUR SAY VIVID DINNER & DRINKS - Captain Cook staff just keep getting better the more we sail with them. The meal was very good and the lights were magnificent. This company and this tour are highly recommended. Thank you Captain Cook Cruises for a great night. Anonymous, NSW

Other Cruises - Special Events

New Years Eve
December 31
Australia Day
January 26
Valentines Day
February 14
Christmas Day
December 25
Boxing Day
December 26
Vivid Festival
May - June
Melbourne Cup
Mothers Day
Fathers Day
Seniors Festival
Christmas Parties
November - December
Christmas in July
Big Ships in Sydney
Year Round
Food Festival
Good Food Month
School Holiday Fun
Great Offers for Kids
Whale Watching
May - November
Earth Hour
March - June 
Sydney Royal Easter Show
March - April
Gift Certificates
Order online & save 

Australia Day in Sydney

Enjoy front row seats to all the action on Sydney Harbour this Australia Day 26 January. Now on sale!

Christmas Day Sydney

Cruise aboard MV Sydney 2000 for Christmas Day Lunch and leave the work to us - 2019 cruises on sale now

Christmas Party Cruises

Secure the best vessel on the best date at the best price. Christmas Party Cruises from AU$65

Free Birthday Cruise

Enjoy a free cruise for your Birthday plus year round exclusive offers as a member of the Captains Club