Take to the seas around Sydney on a 5- or 6-hour tall ship sailing adventure on board the beautifully restored ‘James Craig.’ Sailing only twice a month, the authentic square-rigged ship takes an unforgettable route around Sydney Harbour, passing under the Harbour Bridge, before venturing into the open waters of the Pacific Ocean. Morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea are all included on the 6-hour adventure with afternoon tea and coffee included for the 5-hour adventure as well as hearing about the ship’s fascinating history from the crew as you sail.
- Enjoy a day away from the hustle and bustle of the city
- Travel by boat and see the sights from the water
- Informative, friendly and professional guide
- Lunch included
Know More about this tourHop aboard James Craig in Pyrmont and after meeting your host, set sail on your 5- or 6-hour tall ship adventure. The beautifully restored square-rigger was originally built in the late 19th century to carry cargo around the world on major trade routes.
Hear tales and trivia about this much-loved ship from the crew as you sail, passing top sites around Sydney Harbour, such as Harbour Bridge, Fort Denison, Garden Island and Shark Island. Stroll around the deck admiring the sights from your unique vantage point and enjoy morning and afternoon tea as you cruise the harbour (depending on option chosen). Youll also have lunch on board a picnic box filled with treats (6-hour adventure). There is a bar on board where you can purchase alcoholic and soft drinks at your own expense.
Cruise past Australias oldest fishing village -- Watsons Bay -- and then venture out of Sydney Heads for open-ocean sailing aboard Sydneys finest tall ship. Watch the ship's crew set the sails and if you want to actively participate, you may get involved and join the crew. If you'd rather relax, just sit back and soak up the Pacific Ocean's beautiful seascape before returning to Pyrmont where your tour ends.
Inclusions for Sydney’s Tall Ship Sailing Adventure On James Craig
- Afternoon tea and coffee
- Morning tea and lunch (6-hour only)
Exclusions for Sydney’s Tall Ship Sailing Adventure On James Craig
- Hotel pickup and drop-off
- Alcoholic drinks and soft drinks (available to purchase)
Confirmation will be received at time of booking
The ship will sail in most weather conditions including rain. However if weather conditions or other factors on the day of the sail cause the Ships Master to cancel the voyage, a replacement ticket will be offered and must be used within 12 months
Dress for all weather as the conditions may change during the course of the trip
Wear non-marking, soft-soled, enclosed shoes; boat shoes or sneakers/runners are recommended, sharp heels are not permitted
Not wheelchair accessible
Minimum age is 12 years old
Please advise any specific dietary requirements and an emergency telephone contact number at time of booking