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Sydney Whale-Watching Cruise Including Lunch or Breakfast

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See Sydney’s sights by sea on a 4-hour whale-watching cruise. Avoid long lines at major attractions, enjoy great Sydney Harbour views, and spot whales and dolphins with informative commentary. This cruise is good for people who want to spend some time on the water and see native marine life in the wild, and experience the city’s landmarks away from the crowds.
  • See Sydney sights away from the crowds, on-board a whale-watching ship
  • Whale sightings are guaranteed (or another cruise is arranged for free)
  • Enjoy a fresh cooked breakfast or lunch on the water
  • Learn about Sydney geography and Australian wildlife from your captain
What to Expect
Choose from a morning or afternoon departure and meet your ship at King Street Wharf. Board the vessel and enjoy a fresh breakfast or lunch buffet (Tea and coffee are included and alcoholic beverages can be purchased). Sail through Sydney Harbour and snap photos of the Sydney Opera House and Sydney Harbour Bridge. Next, your boat cruises north past Manly Beach and Watsons Bay, as you enter the open waters of the Pacific Ocean where the whale watching begins. Thousands of humpback and southern right whales pass through this stretch of Australian coast every year, so whale sightings are guaranteed. In the occurrence that you don’t see one, you can book another cruise free of charge. It is common to see dolphins and other marine life on the cruise and your captain provides expert commentary on the wildlife you encounter The cruise ends back at the original departure point.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Eastern Pontoon, Circular Quay, 7 Macquarie St, Sydney NSW 2000, Australia
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • BBQ buffet lunch or breakfast (depending on departure time selected)
  • Tea and Coffee
  • Live commentary on board
  • Humpback whale watching
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking- Vegetarian dietary requirments only can be catered for
  • Seasonal product available from May to November
  • Please dress appropriately with comfortable shoes and warm clothing depending on the time of the year
  • Please bring a camera and sun protection
  • If you require motion sickness tablets please visit a pharmacy or seek advice prior to your cruise departure
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 96 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Last day of season with no sightings, we knew this was possible. Still a good time with three years to return.
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Nobody from the ticketservice told me that it could be a rough boatride and that you can get seasick. They told me that I would get dinner on board so I thaught it would be a gentle boatride. Just after dinner suddenly the boat was almost flying .. like er was a massive storm
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We were told it was the end of the whale migratory system so it was unlikely we would see whales, but after searching for a while, the staff spotted some way off in the distance. We headed over and were rewarded with seeing a mother and calf. The knowledge of the staff was
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We were made well aware before we even boarded that it was the end of the season and the likelihood of seeing a whale is slim to none, in which case we are more than welcome to re-book a date within the next three years. At first we saw a few pods of dolphins, but with a little
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Sorry, no luck this time. Zero whales during 4 hour cruise. The company has a "guarantee" to see them, do they will... Get you on another trip for free in the next 3 years... Unfortunately it looks like this is typical at this time of year. Some companies stop their cruises at
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