Enjoy the full breadth of Sydney Harbour from a completely different perspective in this self driven boat tour. Drive under the Sydney Harbour Bridge and next to the Opera House and get up close with these icons. No license or boating experience is required, just follow the lead of your guide!
With this guided-yet-self-driven boat tour, discover the highlights of Sydney’s iconic harbour from a truly unique perspective.
Before the start of the tour each guest will participate in a boat safety and operations briefing. Once training is completed you will be able to operate your own boat as you follow your guide through Sydney Harbour.
Drive below the Sydney Harbour Bridge and past Sydney Opera House, experience Darling Harbour from the water, and see the massive navy ships in Garden Island. You will also enjoy close views of upscale residential areas in Rose Bay, Mosman Bay, Lavender Bay, Double Bay and Point Piper and also get to know Shark Island, Clark Island and Goat Island.
No license or boating experience is required, just follow our knowledgeable and experienced guide. These custom-built boats can accommodate two people each and due to their special design will offer you a completely different viewpoint on the water compared to large sightseeing vessels in Sydney Harbour. Group sizes are limited to only six people also to allow for an intimate journey.
Once this experience has been confirmed, changes are at the discretion of the experience provider and arranged directly with them according to their policy
There is a maximum number of 6 people in a tour is 6; 3 boats with 2 people each.
In case of adverse weather (wind over 16 knots, more than 0.5 meter waves, sustained rain) the tour will be rescheduled/cancelled. If a tour needs to be cancelled due to weather conditions the experience provider will inform customers until 6pm on the previous day for the 10am tour and until 9 am on the same day for the 2pm tour.
Please wear casual clothes and shoes. Due to the size of the boats you will get wet with some spray. Ponchos are provided but most guests enjoy the occasional refreshment. Each boat also has a watertight bag for all your valuables. Sunscreen and a hat is also recommended.
This experience takes place on the Sydney Harbour, departing Rose Bay.