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Gold Coast: Secrets, Scandals and Sunsets - Adults Only Tour

Gold Coast: Secrets, Scandals and Sunsets - Adults Only Tour

From US$ 42.24 per person

Board the duck boat for a tour of both land and sea. Drive along the Surfers Paradise Esplanade before splashing into the water to enjoy a spectacular sunset.

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Duration 1.5 hours
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Live tour guide


  • Explore the streets, rivers and canals of the Gold Coast in a unique way
  • Hear tales of famous Gold Coast identities from fraudsters to movie stars
  • Enjoy a snack with beer or wine, or soft drink as you watch the sunset
  • Learn about the secrets, scandals and stories behind the glitz and glamour of the Gold Coast
  • Take in all the highlights of the Gold Coast
Full description

Experience the Gold Coast and Surfers Paradise on land and water as you ride the fun duck boat on a leisurely 1.5-hour city tour. Embark on a bus tour with interesting commentary around Surfers Paradise before turning the bus into a boat and splashing into the water. Cruise the river and the surrounding canals and admire Surfers Paradise at sunset. Start off with a city bus tour of about 20 minutes along the Surfers Paradise Esplanade to Main Beach. Then splash into the water and enjoy the spectacular Surfers Paradise sunset as you sit back and learn the tales of some of the most famous Gold Coast identities from fraudsters to millionaires and movie stars. Cruise Paradise Waters, Cronin Island, Chevron Island, the canals, and the areas around Macintosh Island are the places you will explore on the 70-minute cruise. The tour guide will be serving drinks with a snack while we are on the water and as you listen to the history, culture, and secret stories of this beautiful city.

  • Live commentary onboard
  • Snack
  • 2 drinks - beer, wine, or soft drink
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • This tour is not suitable for children. Adults Only.
Not suitable for
  • Children under 18 years
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You must fill out a travel information form

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Arrive 15 minutes prior to your tour departure time.

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  • This tour is for adults only
Customer reviews

Overall rating

5 /5

based on 2 reviews

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Great service, good stories from the guides, nice to see a different side of Surfers Paradise.

November 14, 2020

We had a blast. The Aquaduck was part of our 8 year old son’s birthday present and he couldn’t wipe the smile off his face. Thank you

December 22, 2020

Product ID: 392042