2Hr Whale Watching Express Cruise - Afternoon

May heralds the start of the whale watching season in Sydney with over 40,000 Humpback Whales navigating along the east coast of Australia. This is the perfect time to join the Fantasea whale watching cruise from Sydney Harbour for a thrilling up-close encounter with the gentle giants.

Cruising on the ‘Fantasea Avalon’ from Circular Quay, you’ll reach the open ocean in just 20 minutes. From the spacious two-level decks, you'll have the best views of the whales at play. You can also enjoy the sights from the comfort of air-conditioned cabins with panoramic windows.

For the complete whale watching experience, your cruise also includes informative commentary and multimedia presentations, ensuring you know exactly what you’re seeing!

The Fantasea whale watching cruise also offers a whale guarantee policy! So, why wait? Book your whale watching adventure today!

  • Departure
  • Cruise Inclusions
  • Terms Of Services

Departure Details

Departure Location Circular Quay – Wharf 6

  • Boards 14:45

  • Departs 15:00

  • Returns 17:00

Cruise Inclusions

  • 2hr afternoon express whale watching cruise from Circular Quay
  • Cruise on the high-speed ‘Fantasea Crystal’ with a sun deck, rear deck & large windows for best views
  • Watch the whales up close along Sydney’s coastline - only 20 mins away from departure point
  • Informative commentary & multimedia presentations
  • Whale guarantee – free return cruise if you don't see whales on your first trip
  • Snacks & refreshments available for purchase

Terms Of Services

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  • Adult Price

    Save $5

    from $70 $75

  • Child (2–13 years)

    from $55


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