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  • Michael D
    2 contributions
    We had a great time. The cruise lasted around 2.5 hrs around the Sydney Harbour. There were some great views, especially of the skyline after sunset. The dinner service was also good and it was an overall fun date night. Would recommend.
    Review of: Journey Beyond Cruise Sydney Harbour - All inclusive Dinner Cruise
    Written 27 November 2023
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  • abun k
    1 contribution
    My first time riding the 90-minute cruise was fantastic. I felt excited as I boarded the boat and enjoyed the gentle sway and sound of the water. The landscapes, Opera House, Sydney Harbour Bridge and Sydney skyscrapers were stunning, and I loved feeling the fresh breeze with a good bright day above. It was an amazing experience that I will remember.
    Review of: Sydney Harbour Sightseeing Cruise Morning or Afternoon Departure
    Written 28 November 2023
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  • deansaafdn
    Maui, HI54 contributions
    The food was quite good and the service was great. Truly enjoyed it! The ship wasn't massive ( which is good ) and had a great area on the bow to sit and relax .
    Review of: Journey Beyond Cruise Sydney Harbour - All inclusive Lunch Cruise
    Written 23 October 2023
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  • James W
    15 contributions
    The Taronga Zoo is a great place to explore and see all the animals while in the Sydney area. If you go with children, you could easily spend a full day there. They also have a hotel at the zoo, in case you wanted to do night walks to see the nocturnal animals in their natural habitat. That would be very cool to do also! I would definitely recommend this trip, but depending upon your available time, you may want to take a regular taxi ferry, as they run more frequently than the Captain Cook Cruises.
    Review of: Sydney Harbour Ferry with Taronga Zoo Entry Ticket
    Written 22 November 2023
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  • Odyssey
    Oakville, Canada10 contributions
    This one of the best boat cruises I have done by a long shot. Ron was a great host and gave a great overview of all places around the harbour and more. He answered all our questions and had a great sense of humour. I would recommend to all.
    Review of: Sydney Harbour Discovery Cruise Including Lunch
    Written 22 November 2023
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  • DocEv
    9 contributions
    4.4 Our first time to Australia and first tour. Good introduction to the city on land and the cruise showed us the city by water so good perspectives. Driver and commentator was informative and enlightened us to Aussie life. Stops worthwhile w bathrooms.

    Dropped us off in time for the tour on the water w another company at circular quay that had some Australian prawns and we tried Aussie beer and wine on board
    Review of: Sydney Combo: Morning Sightseeing to Bondi & Harbour Lunch Cruise
    Written 22 October 2023
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  • Coastal827572
    3 contributions
    Only superlatives come to our mind. Excellent cruise and guide. Breathtaking views of Opera House, Harbour Bridge & Sydney while on the cruise. This is perfect for someone not planning to have a lunch or dinner on the cruise and just looking to enjoy a 1 hour cruise with a beautiful sunset. You will be provided with light snacks which is just enough to keep you going while on the cruise. I would definitely recommend this as worth the money.
    Review of: Sunset and Sparkle Sydney Harbour Cruise
    Written 29 October 2023
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  • Annabelle
    London, UK2 contributions
    The staff were super friendly and knowledgeable. The food was delicious, and we loved the few canapés beforehand (this was a suprise to us). The ship itself is beautiful, as well as the many vuews you see along the ride. I would recommend this to anyone as it was something a little different to do in the evening
    Review of: Sydney Harbour Tall Ship Twilight Dinner Cruise
    Written 30 October 2023
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  • Phil H
    3 contributions
    Very restful, saw most of the big sights, great service from all staff. Comfortable and staff were very attentive.
    Review of: Sydney Cocktail Harbour Bar Cruise
    Written 23 November 2023
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  • Daniel G
    1 contribution
    Awesome experience, incredible host and crew, great vibes all around. Definitely recommend to anyone of all ages
    Review of: Sydney Harbour Tall Ship Afternoon Discovery Cruise
    Written 27 November 2023
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  • Vacation44444034704
    1 contribution
    We had a very calm day. It was wonderful cruising out to sea. We were 2 adults and 2 small children. We saw many humpback whales swimming along. and bonus dolphins. We were very lucky to see the whales breach a few times and some great flukes! Some great photo opportunities.
    Kids loved it (when not unwell). I brought along some snacks and I was very glad I did. The tea/coffee was not anywhere to be seen. The kiosk was not open. (I heard other parents had expected to buy their kids some items on board). I did not hear any commentary though and I spent a lot of the cruise inside with a seasick child. Staff were friendly and efficient.
    Review of: Whale Watching Sydney - 3hr Discovery Cruise
    Written 9 July 2023
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  • Robyn J
    4 contributions
    Loved, loved, loved the Melbourne Cup Lunch Cruise 2023 on Sydney Harbour. The food was fantastic just being on the Harbour is special. The staff worked tirelessly and were very accommodating . I went with a couple of my friends who enjoyed the day as much as me. Thank you to the Management and Staff. Well done.
    Review of: Lunch Cruise with Music on Sydney Harbour
    Written 9 November 2023
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  • madhattergreen
    Boston, MA34 contributions
    Definitely worth it, especially on your first day to the city. Worth the money, and a good initial orientation to the city. Views were fantastic.
    Review of: Sydney Harbour Experience Cruise
    Written 12 October 2023
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  • chantel h
    1 contribution
    What a fantastic time we had ! From the very start of booking and a few emails with Mark nothing was a trouble and such an easy process. We went on the champagne cruising tour leaving at 5pm and returning at 630pm. We met the lovely Tyler at Campbells Cove and spent our time sightseeing the opera house , harbour bridge , navy ships , amazing homes all along the way all with very informative commentary from Tyler . We went in and out of some beautiful little bays and stopped at whiting beach for a bottle of French bubbles . We then cruised under the bridge and made our way to Darling Harbour to a pontoon where we disembarked the boat outside the restaurant we were dining at that evening . It really was a high light of our time in Sydney . Highly recommended !
    Review of: Sydney Harbour Twilight Champagne Cruise
    Written 30 October 2022
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