To board your vessel, make your way to either Number 6 Jetty, Circular Quay or to Pier 26, Darling Harbour.
Sydney Harbour Hop-On Hop-Off Cruise:
Your flexible all-day pass lets you hop on and hop off at up to seven famous waterside attractions. Disembark at any one of these, stay as long as you like and board the next boat.
Or you could simply take the 1.5 hour round-trip cruise and listen to an entertaining commentary while you enjoy all the main harbour sights.
Hop-On Hop-Off Cruise Stops
Fort Denison: A rocky island with a colourful history and the only Martello Tower in Australia. It has a museum and restaurant. (Entry fees apply).
Taronga Zoo: Australia’s finest zoo, home to more than over 2,900 exotic and native animals. (Entry fees apply unless you have chosen the option with Taronga Zoo).
Shark Island: This island gets its name from its shape and not its wildlife! It’s a great place for a swim and a picnic. (Entry fees apply)
Watson's Bay: Australia’s oldest fishing village. Famous for its waterfront restaurants and pubs as well as for fine beaches and sea views.
Luna Park: A superbly restored fun park. You can also jump off here for North Sydney Olympic Pool, and Sydney Harbour Bridge Walkway.
Darling Harbour: Good selection of restaurants and cafes. Hop off here for the Australian Maritime Museum, Chinese Garden of Friendship, Harbourside Shopping Centre, Imax Theater, Madame Tussauds, and SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium.
Circular Quay: Alight here to explore The Rocks or visit Sydney Opera House, the Royal Botanic Gardens, and the Harbour Bridge.
You can leave the cruise at any of the above stops but you will probably want to return to Circular Quay or Darling Harbour.
Sydney Harbour Hop-On Hop-Off Cruise with Taronga Zoo:
Choose this option and combine your Harbour Cruise with a visit to award-winning Taronga Zoo. Discover Australia’s unique fauna such as kangaroos, koalas, platypuses, wallabies and wombats. Meet other exotic creatures such as bears, chimps, Asian elephants, giant tortoises, giraffes, gorillas, Komodo dragons, lions, tigers, and rare snow leopards.
To find out more about the Zoo’s inhabitants drop in on one of the excellent Keeper Talks. Other highlights include popular shows, such as the Free-flight Bird Show and the Seal Show.
Your ticket includes a ride on the Sky Safari Cable car, which gives spectacular views of the Zoo.
You can end your tour at any of the seven stops.