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Murray River Day Tour with Cruise from Adelaide

This cruise along the Murray River in South Australia, provides a natural water pathway through some of the most scenic areas in the state.

Highlights

2 hour Riverboat Cruise
Buffet lunch
Stunning river scenery
Spectacular photo opportunities
Melba’s Chocolate Factory
Woodside Cheese Wrights

What you need to know

Enjoy a full day Murray tour from Adelaide that includes a 2 hour Murray River cruise and make your way around Australia's most iconic waterway, soaking in all the top South Australian scenery along the way! Being Australia's longest river, the Murray provides a natural water pathway through some of the most scenic areas in the state, and indeed, the entire country. This aquatic environment supports a wide variety of river life, including native fish, turtles, crayfish, and the iconic Australian platypus, the cruise offers numerous opportunities to experience these unique creatures firsthand.

This is a full day adventure that departs from the heart of Adelaide and includes a delicious buffet lunch to keep you both energised and satisfied. Along the way, you'll see a bevy of regional highlights including the Angus and Torrens Valleys, Walker Flat and its majestic cliffs, a stop at Mannum for spectacular views form a scenic lookout, and much, much more!

This great value Murray River tour will let you get in touch with Australia's historic past, emulating the bawdy days of the riverboat men tolling up the river in the blazing sun - except with all the convenience and comfort a cruise on a modern-day boat provides.

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Inclusions

  • Full day Murray River tour
  • Lunch Cruise
  • Experienced Driver Guide
  • Comprehensive commentary
  • Travel in an air-conditioned coach

Exclusions

  • Afternoon Tea - You can purchase afternoon tea at Melba’s Chocolate Factory or Woodside Cheese Wrights

Highlights

  • Relax while taking a lunch-time cruise along the historic Murray River. Gain an insight into this unique river system with its magnificent landscapes and spectacular cliffs. Then travel alongside the Murray River in your coach, taking in the spectacular views and stopping regularly for great photo opportunities
  • The River Murray Highlights tour departs Adelaide and travels to the mighty Murray River. On your arrival at the river board the Proud Mary (vessel type may vary) and relax as you cruise the historic river enjoying the wildlife and surrounding scenery. Enjoy lunch on board the Proud Mary as you continue your journey along the river and gain insight into the river system and unique landscapes of the region
  • Upon disembarking you will journey on an incredible coach tour along the river bank of the Murray River taking in spectacular views and stopping regularly for great photo opportunities, including the Mannum Lookout. Travel via the Adelaide Hills stopping at Melba’s Chocolate Factory and Woodside Cheese Wrights at Woodside, before journeying back to Adelaide

Tour Times

  • Tours depart on Mondays and Fridays at 9.15am (or earlier from your hotel) and return at approximately 5.15pm

Hotel Pick up and Drop Off

If you have booked a hotel
  • Prior to completing your purchase, enter your hotel name in the 'Add Booking Notes' section of the shopping cart. Once your booking is confirmed, you will receive a confirmation tour voucher with complete tour operator details. You will be required to contact the tour operator a minimum of 48hrs prior to your day of travel to reconfirm your hotel pick up time
If you have not yet booked a hotel
  • If you have not yet booked a hotel, enter the words 'hotel not known' in the 'Add Booking Notes' section of the shopping cart. Once your booking is confirmed, you will receive a confirmation tour voucher with complete tour operator details. You will be required to contact the tour operator a minimum of 48hrs prior to your day of travel to reconfirm your hotel pick up time
If you do not require a hotel pick up
  • If you do not require a hotel pick up and will be meeting the tour at the tour departure point, enter the words 'not required' in the 'Add Booking Notes' section of the shopping cart. Once your booking is confirmed, you will receive a confirmation tour voucher with complete tour operator details. You will be required to contact the tour operator a minimum of 48hrs prior to your day of travel to reconfirm your tour. Tour departure point is listed above and on your confirmation tour voucher

Additional Information

  • Companion card holders are entitled to a 50% discount, however the companion card must be presented at time of travel to validate. Please contact the tour operator directly to book in for your companion passenger. Once the booking has been made you will be sent a voucher with the tour operators details attached

Booking Information

  • Confirmation in the form of a tour voucher will be received at time of booking
  • Upon completion of purchase, please print the voucher and present on day of the tour
  • For your information, complete Tour Operator Information including contact details is included on your tour voucher
  • Vessel subject to change without notice

Murray River Day Tour with Cruise from Adelaide

Adelaide, Adelaide, SA 5000