Lazy days on a paddle steamer


Murray River Cruises


Spend lazy days on a paddle steamer dreaming of a bygone era and cruising the gorges, mud flats and flood plains of the Murray River, looking for wildlife and learning about the life of the indigenous people.


4 Days
from £624 Per Person

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  1. Friday: Mannum – Mundarra

    Mid-afternoon the PS Murray Princess departs historic Mannum and heads downriver while you enjoy pre-dinner drinks and a welcome dinner. As you cruise under floodlight you may see nocturnal wildlife on the riverbank.

  2. Saturday: Mundarra - Craignook

    In 1879 the fi rst bridge to span the Murray River was built at Edwards Crossing, which quickly became the bustling township of Murray Bridge. Join a guided tour before heading upriver to Craignook.

  3. Sunday: Craignook - Coolcha

    Cruise the big river gorges and 90 metre cliff s of the upper river this morning then turn and head downriver to River View Lodge for a backwater wildlife tour. Travelling in small, personalised groups explore the maze of the river and watch for darters, herons and egrets feeding along the river’s muddy edges. Captain’s Dinner and Dance tonight

  4. Monday: Mannum departure

    Head back to Mannum and disembark after breakfast.

    4 night and 7 night cruises available. 

Departs: Year round on Fridays. 4 night cruises depart on Mondays - please ask for details.

(except 22 Jun - 22 Jul, 25 Nov - 01 Jan 18)

  • Return coach transfers from Adelaide
  • All meals (buffet & a la carte) from embarkation to disembarkation
  • Guided nature walks & eco excursions
  • On-board presentations
  • Use of spa, sauna & gym
  • Captain’s cocktail party
  • Live entertainment, 24 hour self-service tea & coffee bar
  • Flights to / from Australia
  • Sightseeing not shown as included
  • Drinks
  • Gratuities
Murray River Cruises
from £624 Per Person


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