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Melbourne: 1-Hour Gardens and Sporting Precinct River Cruise

1. Melbourne: 1-Hour Gardens and Sporting Precinct River Cruise

Discover Melbourne’s highlights while cruising along the breathtaking Yarra River. Cruise through downtown Melbourne on this sightseeing tour and listen to the on board commentary that will point out passing attractions and provide interesting tidbits of Melbourne’s history. Enjoy an hour aboard the riverboat as you cruise under the Princes Bridge and past top cultural attractions. Marvel at the magnificent riverbank gardens from the outside sun deck or through the panoramic windows from the inside cabin. On this tour you will also see Herring Island, Princes Bridge, the governor's residence, the Victorian Arts Center, Melbourne Cricket Ground, the Olympic Park, the Royal Botanic Gardens and the National Tennis Center. Enjoy complimentary coffee and tea while relaxing and taking in the beautiful city sites. 

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What people are saying about Royal Botanic Gardens

Overall rating

4.2 / 5

based on 96 reviews

I wanted to take my young son to see the city and he was able to enjoy the full hour on the boat while I learnt through the running commentary

It was lovely … everything was done smoothly and on time .. liked commentary on board the cruise ! Thank you

A great river cruise, tour guide was charming and informative. Highly recommend this tour.

Had a great time, the ferry was clean, easy to book on website

What we were tould was easy and clear to understand