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World Heritage Cruises

19 The Esplanade, Strahan, Tasmania 7468, Australia
+61 3 6471 7174
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Nature at its best

My Mum (who uses a walker) and I had a wonderful day on this cruise. The crew were excellent and so... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Vicki H
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Belmont, Australia
Could have been 11 out of 10 but for one "thing".....

First of all you simply MUST do this trip, it is very informative, most of the staff are great... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
raffles123
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Gympie, 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.
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  • Very good13%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“gold seats” (36 reviews)
“gordon river” (308 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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19 The Esplanade, Strahan, Tasmania 7468, Australia
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+61 3 6471 7174

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Reviewed 1 week ago

My Mum (who uses a walker) and I had a wonderful day on this cruise. The crew were excellent and so helpful. Food was great and plenty of it. The running commentry was excellent and the tour to Sarah Island and Heritage Landing was very...More

Thank Vicki H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First of all you simply MUST do this trip, it is very informative, most of the staff are great, especially Ingrid who is a great informative entertainer, worth every centavo ! The only issue we had, both of us, was the, how shall we describe...More

1  Thank raffles123
Bella H, Media Consultant at World Heritage Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you very much for your feedback on our World Heritage Cruise. We are glad you enjoyed most of your trip. Thank you also for your comments on the Captain's commentary, we take all of our customer's feedback seriously, we will evaluate your comments and...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

world heritage cruises are a must do if your in Strahan, everything was top notch, great staff....including in the booking office, lovely vessel, nice food and drinks. Of course the views and walks around were amazing, I am soso glad I did, this one of...More

1  Thank Lorraine B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I'm not usually the sort of guy who goes on guided adventure tours or Anything like that so when my partner wanted to go on this one I wasn't keen. But 10 minutes in I was amazed. The skipper, Andy, comes down and runs you...More

Thank Mike H
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

This is a must when visiting Strahan. The Harbour Master is a comfortable Vessel with knowledgeable, great staff. The captain has open invitation into the wheel house. We were lucky the weather was perfect. Were able to go through Hell's Gate to Cape Sorell and...More

Thank BlankD
Reviewed 17 May 2017

This 6 hour cruise was the best activity we have done on a holiday. We booked the gold tickets, excellent seats and service. We had a nice morning tea and a magnificent but simple lunch, all you can eat. The visit to Hells Gate, Sarah...More

Thank John C
Reviewed 16 May 2017

Everything about this cruise was first class. We were lucky to have a perfect day and our photos with the gob-smackingky beautiful reflections are proof. The staff, facilities, lunch were excellent. Highlight was the Sarah Island visit and the commentary by the very passionate and...More

Thank 822karenB
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

We paid for premium seats but this is probably not necessary as you are unlikely to sit in your seats most of the time. We found the commentary adequate but a little scripted - would have enjoyed more information in the many gaps through the...More

Thank Kathryn0911_12
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

A must Do when in Strahan. Period. You will enjoy the view and the overall experience. My recommendation on seat selection. If you like to pamper yourself, go for the Gold Seats. If the weather is bad, go for the gold seats. If weather is...More

Thank KevinLimCS
Reviewed 6 May 2017

We had been on this trip many years ago in fine weather. Today we had heavy rain squalls. Notwithstanding this the boat was well presented and clean. The staff were helpful and friendly and the buffet lunch was very good. The trip to Sara Island...More

Thank Ted J
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Elizabethoz
How long before would I need to make a booking for two people for the afternoon World Heritage Cruise dinner included? What is the cost per person? I am thinking that we could be in Strahan Saturday 21st or Sunday 22ndJanuary.
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
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Peppi W
hi, are the 'standard seats' adequate, or is it worth spending extra on premium? thanks
18 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!!
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Debbie F
As a person who isn't too keen on boats is this cruise on calm waters?
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
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