Experience the true charm of Melbourne with Yarra River Cruises. Beautiful Melbourne, voted the Worlds’ Most Liveable City 2014, is best seen from the vantage point of its jewel in the crown The Yarra River that runs through the heart of the city joining Melbourne’s beautiful gardens and parklands with the Port of Melbourne and Docklands. Whether you’re local or visiting Melbourne there is no better way to see Melbourne than from the vantage of The Yarra River. Book with us now!

Discount prices available to groups. Special Rates apply to Senior Citizens groups and School Excursions – Price on application.

Discover the beauty of Melbourne aboard a ferry as you cruise down the stunning Yarra River. Yarra River Cruises offer a wide range of sightseeing tours with exceptional customer service. Yarra River Cruises assures a memorable day out on the water.

Whether you are looking for some fun while holidaying in the city and are looking for a different way to tour Melbourne, a Yarra River cruise is an excellent choice.

The Best Sightseeing Tours in Melbourne Start Here

Sailing on a ferry is the best way to explore Melbourne, to take in the natural vistas, the stunning skyline and the legendary landmarks of the city. A sightseeing boat cruise on the Yarra River includes Eureka Tower, Melbourne Star Observation Wheel, Royal Botanical Gardens, Rod Laver Arena, Melbourne Cricket Ground, Princess bridge and many more attractions.

Explore Melbourne on this city sightseeing tour while you listen to the onboard commentary that points out major attractions as you pass by. Revel in the interesting stories of our city’s history.

Whether you are looking for a 1-hour sightseeing tour, a 2-hour cruise, or a private half-day or a full day tour, we offer packages to suit your needs.

At Yarra River Cruises, we specialise in providing customised private cruise tours. Our flexible itinerary allows us to schedule a sightseeing tour to suit your preference – sunset, sunrise, dinner or lunch.

Come join us on one of our stunning Yarra River ferry cruises. We assure you that, you will cherish the memories for years to come and maybe even return for more Yarra River Cruising!

Features of Our Melbourne City Sightseeing Tour

  • Enjoy a fun sightseeing tour aboard one of our premium cruises.
  • Get a beautiful view of the most stunning parts of Melbourne.
  • Cruise along the famous Yarra River and pass many stunning landmarks like the Melbourne Star, Royal Botanical Gardens, Rod Laver Arena, Melbourne Cricket Ground, Eureka Tower, Princes Bridge and many more attractions.
  • Enjoy a drink from our fully licenced bar.
  • Learn about the landmarks and buildings you pass with onboard commentary.
  • Get ready to take some memorable photos.
  • Get on the sun deck, breathe in fresh air as you marvel at Melbourne’s beautiful sights.
  • Sit back, relax and enjoy complimentary tea & coffee as you cruise down the Yarra River.
  • Share memories with friends using of our Free WiFi.

Why Choose Our Melbourne Sightseeing Tours?

Yarra River Cruises is the leading cruise company with years of industry experience. Our sightseeing cruises are popular among families, tourists and corporate groups.

We have ferries that can accommodate 20, 30 or even 100+ people

Book Your Tour Today

If you are looking for a fun, relaxing way to tour the city of Melbourne or just want to enjoy nature at its purest, look no further. Visit our website today buy your discounted tickets. Please fill in our contact form or call 03 8488 8880 or 0450 778 000 to book your next tour with Yarra River Cruises.

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1hr Sightseeing Cruise along the Yarra River

Jump on the MV Melba Star for a 1 hour sightseeing cruise along the city diving Yarra River. With
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Cruise B: Parks, Sports Precinct and River Gardens: Upstream

Please note: Direction of travel not guaranteed due to tidal and other conditions. May be substituted with Cruise A.
1 Hour
All Year Round
Subject to conditions

Cruise A: Port of Melbourne and Docklands: Downstream

Please note: Direction of travel not guaranteed due to tidal and other conditions. May be substituted with Cruise B.
1 Hour
All Year Round