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World Heritage Cruises

19 The Esplanade, Strahan, Tasmania 7468, Australia
+61 3 6471 7174
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Tour of Macquarie Harbour and Gordon River Tasmania

Great trip which included a stopover on a former convict prison. Personal tour guide provided a... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Paul G
via mobile
Lovely way to spend a day

Not only amazingly scenic, but also very informative this cruise is well worth taking. Interesting... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Sydney Australia
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Cruise the Gordon River with the local family owned and operated World Heritage Cruises.Cruises depart Strahan daily at 9am. Attractions include, Hells Gates, Atlantic salmon fish farms,Sarah Island Guided Tour, The Gordon River rainforest boardwalk and a Huon pine sawmill.
  • Excellent84%
  • Very good13%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“gold seats” (36 reviews)
“sarah island” (551 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
19 The Esplanade, Strahan, Tasmania 7468, Australia
+61 3 6471 7174

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great trip which included a stopover on a former convict prison. Personal tour guide provided a fantastic background to the history of the island. Tour continued on to a walk through Gordon River rainforest. Ship captain very familiar with the history of the areas covered...More

Thank Paul G
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Not only amazingly scenic, but also very informative this cruise is well worth taking. Interesting info along the way and some stops in the rainforest and at Sarah island made me thirst for more information on the amazing history of this place. The boat is...More

Thank Dennis11
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Outstanding!!! Staff, food and experience were excellent. We would highly recommend. Beautiful scenery and great commentary. Very comfortable and relaxing as well.

Thank HPlant4
Reviewed 5 days ago

We really enjoy this river cruise and the great commentary on the ship and the guides at the two stops. I love that it is family owned. We were well cared for and had a great adventure on the river.

Thank djvmoore
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really enjoyed the cruise, the commentary and the guided tour of Sarah Island. Would definitely recommend this to anyone headed to Strahan. And lunch was good too.

Thank Cathy M
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The trip around the harbour and up the Gordon River was amazing - visit to Sarah Island to learn about convict history was a highlight! The lunch was really good and all the staff were really great - particularly Haylee who was always happy to...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

A must for any traveller to experience the beautiful Gordon river & its majestic rain forests. The comprehensive tour of Sarah island was excellent, the tour guide was very knowledgeable providing detailed history of the former penal colony. The trip up the Gordon river aboard...More

1  Thank Matt O
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

Great day out with the family. Excellent staff. Buffet lunch was very yummy and plenty for everyone. Very comfortable and enjoyable. Well worth the money. We were a family of 6 - 4 kids aged 11-13. Sarah Island stop was very interesting and the quided...More

Thank Amanda P
Bella2301, Staff at World Heritage Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 23 July 2017

Thanks for the review Amanda, we are glad you all enjoyed your day. As a family owned and run business we strive to provide families with a great day out, as well as catering for couples.

Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

We had a great day today - very educational, friendly staff and incredible scenery. An absolute must do if you are visiting Strahan. Couldn't recommend more highly!

Thank Claudiaannep
Bella2301, Staff at World Heritage Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 16 July 2017

Thank you for travelling with us, we are so glad you enjoyed your experience.

Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

Awesome trip. Only reason not a 5 was the poor food choices. Very educational. Great boat. Snacks affordable. Highly recommend.

Thank Drew A
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11 January 2017|
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Response from AmandaBentley | Reviewed this property |
I would book as soon as possible as it's still school holidays and especially being a weekend they will get booked quite quickly. I think we paid about $260 for 2 adults and our 5 year old son and that included the buffet... More
Peppi W
17 September 2016|
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Response from Jeanette H | Reviewed this property |
Hi yes the seats are fine whichever you decide on. You aren't in them much anyway, due to you'll love the freedom of roaming around the boat inside and outside. Hope you enjoy!!
Debbie F
27 August 2016|
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Response from COLIN M | Reviewed this property |
If it was very windy it could be a little rough on the bay, and they then go out to the heads, but not out to sea as such. The rest of the time is in the river so is not rough at all. I would say it would be a pleasant ride... More