Murray River Day Tour with Cruise from Adelaide

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Highlights & inclusions

Full day Murray River tour
2 hour cruise on the Murray River
Buffet lunch onboard the 'Proud Mary'
Stunning views of the orange cliffs, weeping willows & red river gums
See pelicans, galahs, cockatoos & cormorants
Chocolate & cheese tastings (optional extra)

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Wed, Jun 26, 2024

What you can expect

Enjoy a full day Murray tour from Adelaide that includes a 2 hour Murray River cruise and make your way around Australia's most iconic waterway, soaking in all the top South Australian scenery along the way! Being Australia's longest river, the Murray provides a natural water pathway through some of the most scenic areas in the state, and indeed, the entire country. This aquatic environment supports a wide variety of river life, including native fish, turtles, crayfish, and the iconic Australian platypus, the cruise offers numerous opportunities to experience these unique creatures firsthand.

This is a full day adventure that departs from the heart of Adelaide and includes a delicious buffet lunch to keep you both energised and satisfied. Along the way, you'll see a bevy of regional highlights including the Angus and Torrens Valleys, Walker Flat and its majestic cliffs, a stop at Mannum for spectacular views form a scenic lookout, and much, much more!

This great value Murray River tour will let you get in touch with Australia's historic past, emulating the bawdy days of the riverboat men tolling up the river in the blazing sun - except with all the convenience and comfort a cruise on a modern-day boat provides.


What you need to know

  • Cruise times and vessel type may vary during times of maintenance
  • Itinerary subject to change and some of the inclusions may be replaced temporarily without notice
  • Morning pick-up and evening set-down at selected Adelaide hotels
  • 2 hour Murray River cruise aboard the 'Proud Mary' and 2 course lunch
  • Free time to explore the historic River Town, Mannum
  • Scenic drive through the picturesque Adelaide Hills, via Tungkillo and Mt Torrens
  • Stop at Melba’s Chocolate Factory and Woodside Cheese Wrights
  • Expert commentary by local Driver/Guide
  • Relax on a full day coach and boat tour of the Murray River departing from Adelaide
  • Travel along the Murray River with a cruise aboard the 'Proud Mary'
  • Enjoy a delicious 2 course lunch with complimentary water, tea and coffee
  • Gain an insight into this unique river system with its magnificent landscapes and spectacular cliffs
  • View the stunning orange cliffs, weeping willows and huge red river gums and see pelicans, galahs, cockatoos and cormorants
  • Stop at Melba’s Chocolate Factory and Woodside Cheese Wrights
  • Travel alongside the Murray River in your coach, taking in the spectacular views and stopping regularly for great photo opportunities
  • Tours depart on Monday's at 9.15am and return at 5.15pm
  • Check-in at least 20 minutes prior to departure
Departure Location
  • Tour departs from Adelaide Central Bus Station, 85 Franklin Street, Adelaide SA 5000
Additional Information
  • Please note itinerary is subject to change without notice
  • Cruise times may vary slightly depending on river boarding point: Monday – Board at the river town of Mannum. Friday – Board at Woodlane Reserve (near Mypolonga)
  • Cruise duration is approximately 2 hours
  • Cruise includes complimentary water, tea and coffee. Other drinks available for purchase at the bar
  • Vessel type and lunch may vary at times of maintenance and if a second division is scheduled
  • Tour requires a minimum of 10 people to operate
Cancellation Policy
  • Cancellation of a booking or part thereof will incur the following fees
  • More than 3 days before departure – Full refund
  • Between 24 hours and 3 days before departure - $50 per person or 50% of total cost whichever is greater
  • Within 24 hours of departure - 100% of total cost
Booking Information
  • It is highly recommended to reconfirm your booking on arrival in Adelaide and confirm your hotel pick up departure and pick up time if required. For your information, complete Tour Operator Information including contact details are included on your tour voucher
  • Confirmation in the form of a tour voucher will be received at time of booking
  • Upon completion of purchase, please print the voucher and present on the day of the tour. Vouchers presented on a mobile device are also accepted
  • Availability was accurate at the time of booking however, is subject to change due to circumstances out of our control. We strongly suggest reconfirming your booking with the tour operator within 24 hours of making your booking and prior to making other travel arrangements
Free cancellation up to 72 hours prior to experience