Running 1,500 miles (2,520 kilometers) from the peaks of the Snowy Mountains through New South Wales and Victoria to South Australia, the Murray River is the Australia’s longest river. A Murray River cruise makes a popular choice for a day trip from Adelaide—here are your options.
Combine a scenic cruise along the Murray River with visit to the Red River Gums and Tea Tree Gully in the Adelaide Hills on a day tour from Adelaide.
Tuck into a delicious lunch, luncheon, or morning tea onboard as you float down the river.
Set sail on a multi-day cruise and sleep onboard a historic paddle steamer.
Hop off your cruise to visit historic towns along the riverbank, such as Mannum, Murray Bridge, Craignook, Blanchetown, and Swan Reach.
Spot nocturnal wildlife such as grey kangaroos, hair-nosed wombats, and Murray long-necked tortoises on a thrilling Murray River night cruise.