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Adelaide: River Torrens Devonshire Tea Cruise on Iconic Boat

Adelaide: River Torrens Devonshire Tea Cruise on Iconic Boat

Activity provider: Popeye
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From US$ 23.57 per person

Experience a decadent way to see Adelaide on board a heritage icon boat, and cruise the River Torrens with Devonshire tea.

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Duration 45 minutes
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Live tour guide


  • Learn the history of South Australia from your expert guide
  • Pass through the heart of the city and enjoy the unique views
  • Cruise along the River Torrens on an iconic boat
  • Take the chance to disembark to see Adelaide Zoo and the Botanic Garden
  • Snap your own momentous memories to share with your family and friends
Full description

Take a boat cruise tour in the heart of the city with live commentary from a friendly skipper and see why Adelaide is ranked one of the most livable cities in the world. 

Begin by boarding at Elder Park Landing. Be served a delightful Devonshire tea consisting of fresh scones with jam and whipped cream. Hear a safety talk and introduction from the captain before your exclusive commentary on the local area and wider South Australia begins. 

Float towards the Torrens River Weir Gate while passing sites including the Adelaide Festival Centre, SAHMRI, and Adelaide Gaol.  Enjoy 30-minutes of insightful commentary before arriving at Adelaide Zoo. Have the option to disembark and explore the zoo, Botanic Garden, and its surroundings. 

Relax in the last 15-minutes and have the chance to ask questions, take photos with the crew, and get tips on what to see and do once you disembark. There will be an opportunity to purchase extra food and beverages from the deckhand serving from our licensed bar.

  • 30-minute commentary
  • Photo opportunities
    Covid-19 precautions
    Safety measures in place
    • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
    • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
    Traveler requirements
    • You must fill out a travel information form

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    Meeting point

    Please arrive 15 minutes before your activity begins. Look out for a wooden landing that juts out onto the water. There is a light blue sign with the name 'Popeye' and a flag waving in the breeze.

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    Important information

    Not allowed

    • Smoking
    • Feeding animals

    Know before you go

    • The climbing of some steps is required to on board the vessel
    • Handrails and assistance is available for those with limited mobility
    Customer reviews

    Overall rating

    5 /5

    based on 2 reviews

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    Needed proper chairs as some people have back problems and need support.

    April 3, 2022

    Very nice day people were friendly

    April 25, 2022

    Product ID: 402283