Sydney Harbour Cruises

Discover Sydney from the water with a Captain Cook sightseeing cruise. Selected Big Bus Tours tickets include a sightseeing cruise - the perfect complement to your Big Bus Tours bus tour! Simply board the boat, sit back, relax and listen to fascinating facts and stories about Sydney and its landmarks from the onboard commentary. Along the way, you'll get great views of Sydney Harbour Bridge and Sydney Opera House, stunning bays, hidden beaches, islands, national parks, towering headlands, city skylines, botanic gardens, and the homes and playgrounds of the rich and famous

Captain Cook Rocket Cruise:

  • Days of operation: Saturday & Sunday (operates Wednesday–Sunday in school holidays only)
  • Departure times: 9:25am, 10:35am, 11:50am, 1:10pm, 3:00pm (+ 4:20pm on Saturdays & Sundays only). Please note that times are subject to change with short notice, so please contact Captain Cook Harbour Cruises for the most up-to-date information (phone number below).
  • Departure location: Wharf 6, Circular Quay or Pier 26, Darling Harbour
  • Cruise duration: 120 minutes (approx)
  • Hop on, hop off?: No
  • Commentary: Live guides (English only)
  • Ticket validity: 1 cruise circuit, 1 calendar day only
  • Redemption instructions: Please redeem your ticket with a Big Bus Tours staff member before boardin the cruise. Please arrive at your preferred boarding location 15 minutes in advance of your preferred departure time.
  • Important information: Captain Cook cruises charge a child ticket fare for passengers between the ages of 4–15 years (3 and under free of charge). Big Bus Tours customers travelling with a child aged between 4–5 will be required to purchase a single child fare from Captain Cook before taking the cruise. Cruises are wheelchair-accessible. Toilet facilities are available on board. Select sailings may offer refreshments for purchase. Smoking is not permitted on board. Seats are not allocated - you are free to choose between indoor or outdoor seating.

For any further questions about Captain Cook sightseeing cruises, please contact them on +61 2 9206 1111.