Discover the dramatic South Australian outback on a cruise along Australia’s great inland highway. This seven night cruise is a unique historic and nature based adventure through ancient gorges and red gum forests, past towering sandstone cliffs and exploring historic ports, local vineyards and nature trails.
Enjoy leisurely cruising 320 kilometres of the heart of the great Murray River between Blanchetown and Murray Bridge and take in the breathtaking scenery.
Admire the beauty of its ever-changing landscape, visit historic places and indigenous sites, enjoy a woolshed show and experience and follow the region’s food and wine trail. This cruise also includes a complimentary coach tour to the famous Barossa wine region.
ADD a Monarto Zoo Wildlife Tour - $60 per person.
On arrival at Murray Bridge on Saturday (from 9.00am), a coach will be waiting to transfer you to Monarto Zoo, one of the largest open-range zoos in the world spanning more than 1,500 hectares and home to more than 50 species of exotic and native mammals, birds and reptiles. You will travel through part of the zoo and your guide will show you many of the zoos inhabitants including Giraffe, Eland, Zebra, White Rhinoceros, Cheetah, Lions, Hyena and Wild Dogs. After the tour, you will return to Murray Bridge and re-board the Murray Princess in time for lunch at 11.25am.
Optional Nocturnal Tour and Bush Tucker Breakfast at Sunnydale can be booked on board with your Cruise Director
Complimentary Barossa Wine and Heritage Tour included in this 7 night cruise.
* Special Event Cruise, refer to 2018-19 Cruise Calendar for details.
Prices are based on Standard Brochure Fares, Inside Cabin with 2 x Single Beds.
Please enquire about our Early Booking Saver (EBS) Fares where you could save up to 15% when booking up to 60 days in advance. EBS Fares have limited availability and once sold, prices revert back to standard brochure fares.
Surcharge applies for Single Occupancy and cabins with Double Beds.
Upgrades to Outside Cabins or Staterooms available - please contact us for prices.