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Highlights of Melbourne Cruise

  • 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
Highlights of Melbourne Cruise
From USD 25.30
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The Highlights of Melbourne Cruise includes: Complimentary tea/coffee. Valid for families of 2 Adults and 2 Children
From USD 25.30
Highlights Cruise
The Highlights of Melbourne Cruise includes: Complimentary tea/coffee.
From USD 25.30
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.
Reviews (240)
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Reviewed 5 March 2018
Great 2 hours

This cruise is a must when in Melbourne. Melbourne is certainly a city of stadiums which are along or near the river edge. The half toward the docks was the best part though. Interesting to see the new and classy apartment buildings from the river...More

Date of experience: February 2018
2  Thank maurice e
Reviewed 5 March 2018
Fantastic little trip up and down the river

We arrived in Melbourne on a cruise ship and rather than taking the onboard very expensive tours, our little group of 4 decided to catch a bus into the city centre and do our own thing, after all we are aussies so we should be...More

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank mag2313
Reviewed 19 February 2018 via mobile
Nice trip but not a must do

The staff were nice and friendly, the commentary was good, but the way we went (towards the gardens and sports stadiums) really just didn’t have much there. Unlike similar boat trips I’ve done in London/Paris/New York the bit of Melbourne further along the river outside...More

1  Thank talbahtstravels
Reviewed 7 February 2018 via mobile
Excellent short cruise

The 2 hour cruise that we wanted to do was sold out around 1 hour beforehand, so we had to go for a shorter cruise, up river. Our friends advised us that this was possibly the best part, rather the docklands. The commentary was informative...More

2  Thank 755FrancisM
Reviewed 17 January 2018 via mobile
Nice for Tourists

Enjoyable cruise giving info about some great landmarks and Melbourne history. Tour guides are great, but it would have been better if some passengers would shut up so you could hear them.

2  Thank Jamie C
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Response from mag2313 | Reviewed this property |
Hi there sorry for the delay the cruise lasted about 1hour up and 1hour downstream. Well worth it. Enjoy!!