Murray River Highlights

10% Member Discount Brilliant Offers Member Price: $171.90
Normal Price: $191.00

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Please note: The Brilliant Benefits Members price is available on new bookings that travel between 1 April 2023 and 30 June 2024. Price may vary for bookings that travel from 1 July 2024.

Relax on this lunch-time cruise along the historic Murray River. Gain an insight into this unique river system with its magnificent landscapes and spectacular cliffs. Then travel alongside the Murray River in your coach, taking in the spectacular views and stopping regularly for great photo opportunities. On the return journey, visit Melba’s Chocolate Factory and Woodside Cheese Wrights at Woodside.

DURATION: Full Day (8 hours)
OPERATES: Monday (excluding Christmas Day)
DEPARTS: 9.15am - Adelaide Central Bus Station (ACBS) or selected Adelaide Hotels
RETURNS: 5.15pm – (ACBS)

IMPORTANT NOTE: Please phone Adelaide Sightseeing on 1300 769 762 to reconfirm your pick up and drop off locations 48 hours prior to travelling.


  • Morning pick-up and evening set-down at selected Adelaide hotels
  • Expert commentary by local Driver/Guide
  • Murray River Highlights Tour includes:
    • Two-hour cruise on board the ‘Proud Mary’ whilst you enjoy a sumptuous two-course lunch with complimentary water, tea and coffee – Other drinks available for purchase at the bar
    • View the stunning orange cliffs, weeping willows & huge red river gums and see pelicans, galahs, cockatoos and cormorants
    • Free time to explore the historic River Town, Mannum
    • Scenic drive through the picturesque Adelaide Hills, via Tungkillo and Mt Torrens
    • Stop for afternoon tea at Melba’s Chocolate Factory or a shop visit at Woodside Cheese Wrights in Woodside (both at own expense)


The Murray River Highlights tour departs Adelaide and travels to the mighty Murray River. On your arrival, board the MV Proud Mary and relax as you cruise the historic river enjoying the wildlife and surrounding scenery.

Enjoy lunch on board the Proud Mary as you continue your journey along the river and gain insight into the river system and unique landscapes of the region.

Upon disembarking, enjoy a tour along the river bank of the Murray River taking in spectacular views and stopping regularly for great photo opportunities, including the Mannum Lookout.

Travel back to Adelaide via the delightful Adelaide Hills, stopping at Melba’s Chocolate Factory where you can purchase afternoon tea and buy some souvenir cheeses at Woodside Cheese Wrights in Woodside (both at own expense).


  • Cruise duration is approximately 2 hours
  • Vessel type may vary at times of maintenance and an alternate vessel is used. Refer to the Adelaide Sightseeing website for variances.
  • This tour is subject to a minimum of 10 passengers to operate. If minimum numbers are not met an alternate date will be offered or a full refund given.
    • Generally, this tour is not recommended for children and infants 0-2 years travel free of charge on this tour provided they do not occupy a seat. If you need to book with an infant, please let us know in the comments when booking.
    • Please advise any special dietary or allergy information at time of booking or call our team on 1300 769 762.

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