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24 May - 15 Jun 2024

  • Discover the unique perspective of the full canvas of Vivid Lights from the water and skip the crowds
  • 360-degree waterfront views from spacious indoor and outdoor decks
  • Approx 1.5 hours
  • 5.30pm and 7.30pm nightly

Vivid Lights On-Water Cruise Program

Sydney Harbour provides a natural theatre for Vivid Sydney’s dazzling light displays. Captain Cook Cruises has released an exciting program of family-friendly Vivid Light cruises taking in the key precincts of Barangaroo, The Rocks and Circular Quay including Sydney Harbour Bridge and the sails of the Sydney Opera House.

Avoid the crowds, foot blisters and the weather and experience the full canvas of the Vivid Light festival from the water in comfort. Water adds an extra dimension, with a kaleidoscope of light reflecting in every direction. It is a photographer’s paradise and a great way to experience the light displays along the foreshore, across multiple precincts.

Departing 5.30pm and 7.30pm nightly with additional departures to be released.

Inclusions & Features

  • Discover the unique perspective of the full canvas of Vivid Lights from the water and skip the crowds
  • 360-degree waterfront views from spacious indoor and outdoor decks
  • Approx. 90 minutes of relaxed cruising
  • Visit the light installations along the foreshore before or after your cruise
  • Purchase bar (licensed vessels only)
  • Pram and wheelchair friendly boarding - stair access to bathroom and outdoor decks

Please Note

  • There is no assigned seating for this cruise, however there are spacious indoor and outdoor decks
  • Guests are also welcome to BYO light snacks (no drinks)

Vivid Sydney 24 May - 15 June 2024

Vivid Lights

From Darling Harbour King St Wharf
5.30pm7 Days - duration 1.5h
7.30pm7 Days - duration 1.5h

Cruises depart King St Wharf No.2 or No.4. Final departure wharf will be confirmed 48 hours prior to departure. Directional digital signage will also be available on the evening and/or guests can check-in at our ticket office at King St Wharf No.1

Additional departures may operate on selected dates which can be found when checking availability

    Available 48 hours prior to departure


      24 May - 15 Jun 2024
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      Child 4-15yrs


      All prices are per person. Special prices subject to change.

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