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  • Murray River Highlights Full Day Tour Departs from Adelaide

Murray River Highlights Full Day Tour Departs from Adelaide

  • Adelaide
  • English
  • 8 hours (approx.)
  • Free Cancellation

Standard Inclusions

  • 1. Transport from/to selected hotels
  • 2. Full day coach tour with commentary by local driver guide
  • 3. Two (2) hour river cruise
  • 4. On-board buffet lunch (complimentary water, tea, coffee)
From AUD
$162.00

1 Key Facts

Included

  • 1. Transport from/to selected hotels
  • 2. Full day coach tour with commentary by local driver guide
  • 3. Two (2) hour river cruise
  • 4. On-board buffet lunch (complimentary water, tea, coffee)

Not included

  • 1. Food & beverages not listed as Inclusions
  • 2. Souvenirs
  • 3. Travel Insurance
Destination Adelaide
Depature point ● Departs: Mondays, Fridays
* Tour does not run on Christmas Day (25 December)
● Departure Point: Adelaide Central Bus Station (Address: 85 Franklin Street, Adelaide SA 5000)
● Departure Time^: 09:15
^ Complementary transfer from/to selected hotels included before departure time. Must be pre-booked.
● Returns at approximately 17:15
How to get there Complementary transfer from/to selected hotels included. Please indicate the name of your hotel at the point of booking - the most convenient pick-up location and time will be advised in your booking confirmation.
Check-in requirements Please arrive 10 minutes prior to the pick-up time at your booked pick up location. There might be 5-10 minutes delay depends on the traffic on the day. If you think the pick is late or you are not being picked up, please call The Service Provider and quote your confirmation number to double check.
What to bring/wear ● Motion-sickness medicine (if required)
● Protective clothing, hat, sunscreen lotion, and sunglasses
● Comfortable shoes
● Light jacket/sweater for windy or cool days
● Water bottle, Snacks
● Umbrella / raincoat if rains
● Insect repellent
● Camera
● Money/credit card for optional purchases
Other info ● Special Dietary Requirement
Please state in the "Special Request" section when checking out if you have any Special Dietary Requirement. Please note, this is a request only and not guaranteed to be accommodated.

● Tour
-Itinerary subject to change and some of the inclusions may be replaced temporarily without notice.

-Cruise times and vessel type may vary during times of maintenance

● Child Policy
Children under 3 years of age travel free of charge on services provided they do not occupy a seat.

2 Overview

Relax on this lunch-time cruise along the historic Murray River aboard the Proud Mary. Gain an insight into this unique river system with its magnificent landscapes and spectacular cliffs. After lunch, take in the spectacular views and stop for a great photo opportunity at the lookout overlooking the township of Mannum. On the return journey to Adelaide, visit Melba's Chocolate Factory for afternoon tea (own expense) and Woodside Cheese Wrights at Woodside.

Murray River Highlights Full Day Tour Departs from Adelaide

 

Murray River

The Murray River is a great and ancient river system. Fed by tributaries across one third of the Australian continent, the Murray River courses its way through South Australia's rugged outback gorges on its final journey to the Southern Ocean. The Coorong is one of Australia's most significant wetlands and national parks full of Aboriginal culture, wildlife and wonderment.

Discover the hauntingly beautiful and dramatic Murray River with its unique flora and fauna and old riverside ports. Watch aboard a relaxing cruise as the river flows past precipitous sandstone cliffs, giant redgums, and vast wetlands. 

 

Highlights
  • View the stunning orange cliffs, weeping willows & huge red river gums and see pelicans, galahs, cockatoos and cormorants
  • Stop at picturesque lookouts for great photo opportunities
  • Drive back through the picturesque Adelaide Hills
  • Stop for afternoon tea at Melba's Chocolate Factory and cheese tastings at Woodside Cheese Wrights in Woodside (both at own expense)

 

Sample Itinerary*

*Reference Only. Subject to change without notice. Itineraries may operate in reverse order, in a different sequence, be swapped around, or in rare circumstances be replaced by other best suited items to suit times & conditions.

The Murray River Highlights tour departs Adelaide and travels to the mighty Murray. On your arrival at the river your will board the Proud Mary 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, travelling over the river on punts and stopping regularly for great photo opportunities, including the Mannum Lookout.

Travel back to Adelaide via the delightful Adelaide Hills, stopping at Melba's Chocolate Factory where you can purchase afternoon tea and delight in cheese tastings at Woodside Cheese Wrights in Woodside (both at own expense).

 

Notes
  • Cruise times and vessel type may vary during times of maintenance.
  • Afternoon tea at Melba's Chocolate Factory and cheese tastings at Woodside Cheese Wrights in Woodside are not included in this tour (*both at own expense).

 

3 Policy

Cancellation Policy

● If you cancel at least 14 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee. ● If you cancel between 0 and 13 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee. ● If no show, no refund.

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