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Sydney Harbour Relaxing High Tea Cruise

4.5 / 5

47 reviews

Activity provider: Captain Cook Cruises

Sydney Harbour Relaxing High Tea Cruise

Activity provider: Captain Cook Cruises
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From US$ 62.83 per person

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High Tea on Sydney Harbour is an ideal way to sample Sydney's most prestigious cruising restaurant. Take in the million dollar views of Sydney Harbour while enjoying a superb selection of savoury and sweet treats, sparkling wine, tea and coffee.

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Duration 1.5 hours
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  • Sit back and relax on an enjoyable sightseeing cruise around sydney harbour
  • Treat yourself with sweet and savoury delicacies from crystal bay prawns to chocolate dipped strawberries
  • Enjoy a glass of crisp sparkling wine to spice up your afternoon
  • Experience ambient music and beautiful landmarks as you cruise around the harbour
Full description
Hen parties, baby showers, birthdays, charity events and more are all hosted on this cruise, which is a revival of a great British tradition with a uniquely Australian flavor. Enjoy a relaxing afternoon cruise around Sydney Harbour accompanied by high tea goodies and sparkling wine from Brown Brothers, a classic Australian winery. Admire clear views of iconic landmarks such as Sydney Opera House, Sydney Harbour Bridge, Fort Denison and the city skyline. Sample Menu • Crystal Bay prawns on dill blini crème fraiche • Finger sandwich selections including: cucumber dill and four crème dill fingers, smoked salmon, chive cream cheese & caviar, leg ham and Swiss cheese and chutney • Porcini mushroom, chilli jam and spec pork sausage rolls • Caramelized onion, beetroot and goat cheese baby tartlet • Mini scones with strawberry jam and vanilla cream • Glazed mango and coconut custard tartlets • Chocolate dipped strawberries • Assorted petite fours  Drinks • Sparkling wine • Tea • Coffee
  • Cruise on MV Sydney 2000*
  • Sweet & savoury High Tea selection
  • Glass of sparkling wine
  • Main Harbour sights & ambient music
  • Other drinks not specified (however you can purchase more at the bar on board!)
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Meeting point

Board your cruise at Circular Quay Wharf 6. The cruise departs 2:00 PM. Please arrive 15 minutes early for check-in.

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Important information

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  • Boarding passes must be collected at least 30 minutes prior to departure from the company’s ticket office at Circular Quay Wharf No.6
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.5 /5

based on 47 reviews

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Lovely tea experience! You get tons of tea choices, a glass of rose and a tower of sandwiches, quiches, rolls and desserts. The views were lovely and it was a very enjoyable experience. I did this solo and still had a wonderful time taking in the views! It circles around two areas, stops to let some people off and then heads back to where you got on.

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December 11, 2022

The overall experience was great, the staff were friendly, professional and very accomodating. The food was delicious and there was a great selection. Our seating was fantastic, the views were spectacular and we were right by the window. The only downfall was that the music playing was not suitable for the occasion, there were many songs that were very loud, involved swearing, derogatory verses and words and were just not what you would expect or want to hear during a civilised high tea, nor what I wanted my 50+ year old mother to be hearing on an outing celebrating her birthday.

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November 7, 2022

Food was great, although the warm food could have been warmer. The cruise was nice but we spent quite some time sitting at a dock, which was wasted time so in reality the cruise time was not what was advertised. Would I do it again - Maybe. Would I recommend it - yes.

August 28, 2022

Product ID: 72645