Sydney Harbour Cruises

Discover Sydney from the water with a Fantasea 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

Fantasea Sydney Harbour Hopper – 24 Hour Pass:

  • Days of operation: daily
  • Departure times:
    90-minute cruise: Darling Harbour (Aquarium Wharf) - Pier 26 at 8.45am, every approx. 30-40mins.
    Last departure from Darling Harbour: 4.33pm.
    For full departure times please click here.
  • Departure location:Darling Harbour, Circular Quay, Taronga Zoo, Watsons Bay and Manly
  • Cruise duration: 90 minutes (approx)
  • Hop on, hop off?: Yes
  • Commentary: Yes, pre-recorded, in English only. The commentary on board is developed in partnership with Tribal Warrior Aboriginal Corporation and the Australian Maritime Museum.
  • Ticket validity: 1 cruise circuit, 24 hours only
  • Redemption instructions:
    1. Present your booking confirmation (printed or on your device) to a Big Bus Tours staff member in exchange for your Big Bus Tour ticket (includes bus tour and inclusions)
    2. Present your Big Bus Tour ticket to Fantasea staff at either Circular Quay (Wharf 6) or Darling Harbour (Pier 26) in exchange for your cruise boarding pass
    3. Head to your preferred Fantasea departure location at least 15 minutes in advance of your preferred departure time and present your cruise boarding pass to Fantasea Staff.
  • Important information: Cruises are wheelchair-accessible. Toilet facilities are available on board. 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 Fantasea sightseeing cruises, please contact them on 1800 326 822.