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Captain Cook: Hop-On, Hop-Off Cruise and Madame Tussauds

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Key Highlights

  • See Sydney attractions of your choice on an action-packed hop-on, hop-off Sydney cruise, valid for 2 days
  • Hop on and off at any of the 11 stops and explore the vibrant city at your own pace
  • Visit Sydney highlights include Darling Harbour, Circular Quay, Taronga Zoo and Watsons Bay
  • Spend a star-studded day at the glittering world of Madame Tussauds Wax Museum, Sydney
  • Check out the most life-like wax representations of global figures from history, sports and politics
  • Pose with wax figures of icons like Brad Pitt, Michael Jackson and Barack Obama for memorable pictures
  • Enjoy informative commentary on board
  • Smartphone Vouchers Accepted – No need to print!
  • Overview

    Enjoy a fun and flexible Sydney hop-on, hop-off cruise and pose alongside wax figures of celebrities at Madame Tussauds Sydney.

    Enjoy a lively hop-on, hop-off cruise and explore Sydney at your own pace by hopping on and off at any of the 11 stops. Spend a star-studded day at one of the most spectacular Madame Tussauds wax museums in the world in Sydney.

  • Activity Schedule & Itinerary

    Activity Schedule

    When does it run?

    1 Sep 18 - 16 Jun 19: Daily
    17 Jun 19 - 31 Aug 19: Monday


    Hop-On, Hop-Off Cruise ticket is valid for 2 calendar days.

    Start time

    Hop-on, hop-off cruise: Between 9:45am from Circular Quay (9:30am from Darling Harbour) to 4.30pm; every 45 minutes.
    Click here to download the tour route map and timetable

    Madame Tussauds: Open from 10am to 5pm.
    Times are subject to change, please refer the official website of the attraction for exact times.

    Meeting Point

    Hop-on, hop-off cruise: Hop on the ferry at any of the stops.

    Madame Tussauds: Make your way to the Aquarium Wharf, 1-5 Wheat Rd, Darling Harbour NSW 2000, Australia.

    Ending Point

    Hop-on, hop-off cruise: Hop off the ferry at any of the stops.

    Madame Tussauds: Same as the start point.


    Hop-On, Hop-Off Cruise:

    Join the Hop-on, Hop-off cruise at Darling Harbour or Circular Quay to start the cruise. Explore Sydney over 2 calendar days and enjoy easy access to attractions with over 11 well-placed stops like Darling Harbour, ICC Sydney, Barangaroo, Circular Quay (The Rocks & Opera House), Taronga Zoo, Manly, Watsons Bay, Fort Denison, Luna Park and Shark Island.

    You can also sit back and simply enjoy the 60-minute cruise and discover Sydney from the water. Hop-on and hop-off the red rocket ferries using one easy-to-follow timetable, rather than the maze of commuter ferry timetables. Enjoy informative commentary on board and make the most of your time in Sydney that only the locals know how to.

    Admission to Madame Tussauds:

    Make your own way to Madame Tussauds. Considered the most realistic wax museum in the world, Madame Tussauds Sydney boasts the most finely crafted representations of your favourite global movie stars, politicians and sports heroes from the past and the present.

    Rub shoulders with famous figures like Brad Pitt, Angelina Jolie, Hugh Jackman, Nicole Kidman and more. Be photographed with world class celebrities and step into a glamorous A-list party with legendary music stars like Pink, Taylor Swift, Kylie Minogue and Michael Jackson. Feel a part of an international political podium by standing alongside Barack Obama and claim some fame by striking a goal with Beckham.

    Walk on all thirteen Madame Tussauds red carpets from around the world including London, New York, Amsterdam, Las Vegas, Shanghai, Hong Kong, Bangkok, Washington DC, Berlin, Hollywood, Vienna, Blackpool and Sydney.

    After the visit, you can make your own way back to your hotel.

  • Inclusions & Exclusions


    • Hop-On, Hop-Off Cruise Ticket valid for 2 days
    • Live commentary in English onboard
    • Entrance ticket to Madame Tussauds


    • Hotel transfers
  • Please note

    Voucher information: No need to print! If you are travelling with a smartphone or a tablet you can present the voucher on your device for this activity.

    The route of the hop-on, hop-off tour and attraction operating times is subject to change. Frequency and finishing times vary according to season.

    Cruises are not wheelchair accessible.

    Vouchers must be redeemed at the Captain Cook office at Wharf 6, Circular Quay or Darling Harbour Pier 26, at least 15 minutes prior to cruise departures. Attraction tickets will be given at the time of redemption.

    Fort Denison will be open Thu to Sun only from 28 July 2018.

    Additional info

    The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details and local telephone numbers at the destination. They will happily answer any logistical questions you may have.