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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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The Highlights of Melbourne Cruise includes: Complimentary tea/coffee. Valid for families of 2 Adults and 2 Children
From US$25.56
Highlights Cruise
The Highlights of Melbourne Cruise includes: Complimentary tea/coffee.
From US$25.56
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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Reviews (239)
1 - 5 of 22 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile
Disappointed

I was excited to go on any of the cruises offered on my last day in Melbourne. Someone selling tickets at the dock convinced me this was a good idea! Then it was cancelled due to not enough people interested. After I’d sat and had...More

2  Thank Sarah F
Reviewed 22 October 2018
expected more

I was hoping for more scenic aspects of city but probably inappropriate tour. Helpful staff , and lots of commentary about real estate . cuppa tea nice touch. and discount for guide book voucher.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Graham w
Reviewed 14 October 2018
relaxing and interesting

My daughter and I enjoyed this 2 hour cruise of the Yarra river. It was nice to see Melbourne from a different perspective. The tour guide was quite informative and we learnt lots of new facts about the sites we passed along the way. Very...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Michele P
Reviewed 6 October 2018
just go for a walk its cheaper

you could see pretty much the same thing on the boat as you would if you walked along the side .the boat trip it self was relaxing the commentary which focused on the several bridges we passed was just that they were the bulk of...More

Date of experience: October 2018
5  Thank scottjb29
Reviewed 29 September 2018
Unenjoyable

Firstly, the girl at the kiosk didn't recognize our booking reference as one of theirs so a lot of stress was experienced there. Secondly, the captain was so sarcastic whilst trying to be humorous. The final straw, which is no fault of the company, was...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Inverness1966
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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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