1. Australia
  2. New South Wales
  3. Sydney
  4. Quarantine Station

Sydney: Waterside Lunch, Local Boat Trip & Secret Beaches

Product ID: 290680
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Enjoy a sightseeing cruise around Sydney Harbor with stops at a secluded national park beach, a fishing village for waterside lunch and afternoon tea at a historic settlement.
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Duration: 4 hours
Starting time 12:30 PM
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English, French

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  • Cruise past Sydney's most iconic landmarks and millionaire waterfront suburbs
  • Enjoy a delicious Aussie lunch at The Beach Club waterside resturant with wine, beer or soft drinks
  • Land on a secluded National Park beach which is home to a penguin colony
  • Visit the historic Quarantine Station and Museum for afternoon tea
  • Marvel at panoramic views of the city from the Pacific cliffs
Full description
Discover the largest harbor in the world on this half-day sightseeing cruise. With a small group, enjoy a personalized harbor boat cruise on a small, sleek boat that ensures the best views of Sydney. After cruising up close to iconic landmarks like the Sydney Opera House and Harbour Bridge, see historic sites and naval dockyards as well as extravagant waterfront mansions belonging to Australia's rich and famous. Keep an eye out for resident penguins, seals, and dolphins.

Break for lunch at a waterfront beach club and enjoy a delicious meal with wine, beer or a soft drink. Afterward, take a short stroll up to The Gap to admire magnificent views of the Pacific Ocean and all the way back to Sydney. Your next stop is one of Sydney's lesser-known and most idyllic beaches, accessible only by boat, and described by locals as a hidden paradise. Take a stroll or swim in the beach's crystal-clear waters before hopping back on the boat.

Finish your Aussie experience with a visit to the historic Quarantine Station and Museum and immerse yourself in Sydney's history. Here, enjoy afternoon tea including coffee and Aussie cakes.
  • Bottled water
  • Wi-fi
  • Towels
  • Lunch
  • Afternoon tea
What’s Not Included
  • Gratuities
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments

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Meeting point

Campbells Cove Pontoon, Circular Quay. It is situated behind the cruise ship terminal in a small cove in front of the Park Hyatt Hotel. Go to the floating pontoon at the bottom of the cobbled stoned area, rather than the long jetty in the middle of the cove. Please note there is no office or representative at the pontoon. Guests must arrive 15-minutes before departure.

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Sydney Harbour Boat Tours

Product ID: 290680