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Sydney Harbour Dinner Cruise: Starlight Packages

US$ 108.64 US$ 102.49 Price per person from View price guide

Highlights

  • Sydney’s most affordable dinner cruise
  • Set sail on the award-winning MV Sydney 2000, with five private dining rooms and million dollar views
  • Perfect for a celebration with family, friends or colleagues
  • Places are limited – book ahead to avoid disappointment

Overview

Rendezvous with romance and enjoy dinner under the stars aboard the prestigious cruise ship MV Sydney 2000.

From the ship’s huge windows you will see spectacular views of the Opera House glowing with light and the magnificent Harbour Bridge towering above. Enjoy the rippling reflections on the water surface.

You will be served a three-course dinner prepared by a top chef as your ship navigates the Harbour under the glow of the city lights.

This is Sydney’s best value and most affordable dinner cruise. An upgrade option that guarantees you a window seat is also available.

Itinerary

As you cruise the world’s most beautiful harbour you will see the dramatic Harbour Bridge and the elegant Opera House splendidly illuminated. Against this stunning backdrop you will be served a delicious three-course meal. The á la carte menus change with the season but a sample is set out below to show you what to expect.

Entrée:
Smoked salmon roulade, shaved fennel & celeriac remoulade salmon pearls with chardonnay vinaigrette
Prosciutto wrapped chicken breast on Italian potato & asparagus salad with balsamic glaze
Wild mushroom ravioli & porcini jus

Main Course:
The Starlight steak & chips – seared scotch fillet with field mushrooms & duck fat roasted wedges
Grilled salmon fillet on baby fennel with tarragon & sea salt roast crisp skinned pink eye wedges drizzled with lemon beurre blanc
Salad of grilled chicken breast, caramelized pumpkin, spiced lentil, couscous salad
Pumpkin gnocchi with rocket, sage brown butter & truffle pecorino

Dessert:
Classic mini lemon & passion fruit tart with praline mascarpone cream
Trio of tiramisu, almond macaroon & Kahlua panna cotta shot

Tea and Coffee

Drinks are not included in this package but can be purchased from the well-stocked bar.

Starlight Window Seat Package:
This delightful package is the same as the one described above except that you also enjoy a guaranteed window seat.

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Reviews

This was bought as a surprise birthday present for my husband and me. We had a wonderful evening with delicious food and great entertainment. The views of Sydney were stunning..... Mrs Beverley Mogridge

Delightful cruise and excellent meal; a great way to see the harbour at night.... A J W TIBBETTS

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Activity Schedule

When does it run?

Daily

Duration

2.5 hours except Friday & Saturday between 01 Nov - 31 Mar: 3.5 hours

Start time

Start time: Circular Quay: 7:00pm
King Street Wharf (Darling Harbour): 7:30pm
(Please arrive at your embarkation point at least 30 minutes prior to sailing to collect your boarding pass. Boarding commences approximately 15 minutes prior to the sailing time.)
Duration: 2.5 hours except Friday & Saturday between 01 Nov - 31 Mar: 3.5 hours

Meeting point

Please make your way to No 6 Jetty Circular Quay, or No 1 Jetty King Street Wharf (Darling Harbour, approx 8 minutes walk north of Sydney Aquarium) to board your cruise ship. Circular Quay and Darling Harbour are very conveniently located near most city hotels and major city bus, rail, ferry and taxi stations

Ending point

No 6 Jetty Circular Quay, or No 1 Jetty King Street Wharf

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Inclusions

  • 3-course á la carte dinner
  • Tea and coffee
  • Guaranteed window seat (Starlight Window Seat Package)

Exclusions

  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off
  • Drinks are not included in this package but can be purchased from the well-stocked bar.

Do/Dont's

The recommended dress code is smart casual

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Please note

Please call the activity operator at least 24 hours prior to start of the tour for reconfirming departure details.
Minimum 2 passengers are required for guaranteed departure.
Infants of four years and under are allowed. However, it is not recommended that such young children should be brought on this tour as they as liable to get restless.
Please arrive at your embarkation point 30 minutes prior to sailing to collect your boarding pass. Boarding commences approximately 15 minutes prior to the sailing time.

The tour operator reserves the right to change the timetable, vessels and increase fares without prior notice.
Fully paid guests will be protected at their booked rate, except for fuel surcharges, government taxes or other surcharges.
Any amendments made to any booking will also incur an AUD50.00 approx per person administration fee.

Voucher information: You must print and surrender a paper version of your booking voucher for this activity (showing your voucher on a smartphone is not accepted). No refund can be given for customers without a printed copy of their voucher.

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Additional info

  • The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details and local telephone numbers at the destination. They will happily answer any logistical questions you may have.
  • The cruise operates in sheltered waters, 365 days a year, regardless of the weather. All dining seating is situated inside the vessel in comfortable all-weather surroundings with expansive viewing windows
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Cancellation policy

See the Cancellation policy for this product

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  • "Wonderful end to a fantastic day!" This was bought as a surprise birthday present for my husband and me. We had a wonderful evening with delicious food and great entertainment. The views of Sydney were stunning.....
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