Enjoy a guided cruise on the magnificent, sheltered waterways of the Derwent River and D’Entrecasteaux Channel as you travel past Bruny Island to Peppermint Bay. You’ll establish a real connection with Tasmanian lifestyle, history and wildlife as you take in the magnificent scenery including sea eagles soaring above and seals sunbaking on rocks. As you cruise along the Derwent River you’ll get a unique insight into the underwater world via the vessel’s underwater cameras that will project the images directly onto the flat screen TVs. View the giant kelp forests and marine life, look out for playful dolphins, floating fish farms, sea gardens, crayfish, weedy sea dragons and puffer-fish.
Enjoy lunch and some free time to explore at Peppermint Bay.
Bring your camera to take photos on the local sealife, scenery and Peppermint Bay.
Enjoy a gourmet lunch platter at The Peppermint Bay Restaurant.
To make your day as enjoyable as possible, please ensure that you wear comfortable flat-soled shoes, clothing suited to the weather conditions, a hat and jacket and bring along some sunscreen and bottled water.
Please note: the Peppermint Bay cruise departure area is approximately a 15 minute walk around the wharf from where the cruise ship docks. Passengers must be able to comfortably walk this distance in order to make their cruise departure time
This tour is not suitable for guests in wheelchairs. Guests with visual or hearing impairments must travel with a companion at all times.