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Highlights of Melbourne Cruise

Highlights
  • Comprehensive river cruise traveling both directions; you won't miss a thing
  • Refresh yourself with included tea or coffee
  • Listen to educational narration from a guide
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Highlights of Melbourne Cruise
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Highlights Cruise (Family)
The Highlights of Melbourne Cruise includes: Complimentary tea/coffee. Valid for families of 2 Adults and 2 Children
US$26.43
Highlights Cruise
The Highlights of Melbourne Cruise includes: Complimentary tea/coffee.
US$26.43
Overview
Get unique views of Melbourne from the Yarra River on this cruise. Take in vistas from both banks as you travel the river in both directions. You’ll hear in-depth commentary while you ride, getting a full picture of Melbourne's history and modern existence. Choose between outdoor or indoor seating depending on the day’s weather, and enjoy a pick-me-up with provided tea or coffee.
What to Expect
Make your way to the departure point, camera in hand, for this comprehensive river cruise through Melbourne. Board the boat and find a comfortable seat from which to take in views of the city’s historic buildings, modern skyscrapers, and lush gardens. Seating options include both indoor and outdoor areas, with tea and coffee provided in the cabin.

This tour cruises both up and down the Yarra River for views of both banks, a great way to check off all the sightseeing goals on your list in just a short time. Listen to live commentary about Melbourne's history, geography, and ecology, and its role as a modern cultural capital. You'll walk away with a great overview of the city, memorable photos, and an idea of how you'd like to spend the rest of your time in Melbourne.
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1 - 5 of 16 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Good way to kill 2 hours

Two hour cruise down the Yarra river, with a “humorous” captain and an interesting commentary. To do the two hours you need to get off after the first hour and wait 20 minutes.

Thank Ben F
Reviewed 1 week ago
Informative and pleasant cruise

David, our Glaswegian captain and commentator, made this cruise a delight. His knowledge of the bridges, buildings, parks and venues gave us a greater understanding of the city of Melbourne. Even long time residents were able to benefit from his knowledge. because of high tide...More

1  Thank d0nald37
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
The Yarra river smells bad

There's two legs to this cruise. One that goes south towards the Melbourne Cricket Ground which is relatively unremarkable because there's not much to see aside from some bridges and you don't get very close to take any decent photos. The second leg that takes...More

1  Thank Darren R
Reviewed 2 June 2018
Tour Guide who didn't care

My fiancé and I chose this cruise to learn more about the city we were staying in. Our tour was supposed to be about 2 hours long which would make 2 stops to allow those who only had an hour-long tour to get off while...More

2  Thank sjpeters93
Reviewed 16 April 2018
An interesting trip...

We only had a day in Melbourne and apart from Skydeck, we felt a river cruise was the next best trip to do to see as much of the city as we could. We caught the boat from just below Federation Square and it last...More

2  Thank David H
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wendykl2015
19 April 2018|
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Response from David H | Reviewed this property |
One hour.....half an hour up to the dock area and back
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