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Sydney Harbour Sunset Dinner Cruise by Captain Cook

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Join Captain Cook Cruises aboard a spectacular premier vessel for an unforgettable evening of dining and sightseeing along Sydney Harbour. This cruise combines contemporary Australian cuisine, stunning sunset views, and live music, making it the perfect choice for a pre-theatre meal, family gatherings, or a relaxing end to your day.

“Experience the Enchantment of Sydney at Sunset with Captain Cook Cruises”

Highlights & Inclusions

What to expect

Gourmet Dining: Delight in a three-course contemporary Australian meal as you cruise around Sydney Harbour. The a la carte menu is designed to enhance your dining experience with exquisite flavors that match the beauty of your surroundings.

Stunning Sunset Views: As the sun sets, enjoy breathtaking views of Sydney’s iconic skyline, including the Opera House and Sydney Harbour Bridge. The expansive open decks and the 360-degree Star Deck offer unmatched vantage points for witnessing the changing hues of the sunset over the city.

Live Music and Atmosphere: The gentle strumming of live music creates a soothing backdrop that complements the scenic cruise. This harmonious ambiance is perfect for enjoying a night out with family, friends, or special someone.

Variety of Beverages: A selection of wines, beers, and soft drinks are available for purchase at the onboard bar. Sip your choice of drink as you take in the stunning vistas and relax in the sophisticated setting of the cruise.

Ideal for Any Occasion: Whether you’re kicking off a night at the theatre, celebrating a special occasion, or just unwinding after a busy day, this cruise offers a versatile setting that caters to various needs and preferences.

Photography Opportunities: With the picturesque backdrop of Sydney Harbour during sunset, don’t miss the chance to capture some of the city’s most photogenic moments. The cruise provides an ideal setting for both amateur and seasoned photographers.

Convenient Disembarkation: As the evening winds down, the cruise will sail along the Darling Harbour foreshore. Here, you might choose to disembark for a nightcap at one of the local nightclubs and bars, or, on Saturdays, catch the dazzling fireworks display in Cockle Bay.

This dining experience aboard Captain Cook Cruises transforms a simple night out into a spectacular adventure, combining fine dining, stunning views, and impeccable service in one of the world’s most beautiful harbours.

Meeting and Pickup

  • Dine with Captain Cook Cruises aboard a spectacular premier vessel as you enjoy the sunset while enjoying contemporary Australian food
  • Sip wine or drink beers or soft drinks as you sail past Sydney Harbour and experience the beauty of Sydney’s sunsets available for purchase at the bar on-board
  • The perfect option for pre-theatre dining, family groups or even if you’re just looking to unwind after the day
  • Watch the sun set over Sydney harbour as you cruise past the Sydney Opera House and Sydney Harbour Bridge enjoying a 3-course a la carte menu
  • Stunning Sydney Harbour autumn/spring sunsets, winter twilight and endless summer days
  • Premium upper deck seating with expansive windows offering million-dollar views
  • One 2-hour circuit of Sydney Harbour onboard our air-conditioned super-cruiser Sydney 2000
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi to post your magical moments

17:00 Meet up
Darling Harbour King St Wharf 1
Please arrive at the location 30 mins before the departure time

NOTE: During VIVID Sydney 26 May-15 June 2024, this cruise departs only from Darling Harbour King Street Wharf 1 at 17:00, returning at 18:30. There is no Circular Quay departure available


19:00 To drop-off point
Darling Harbour King St Wharf 1

Bus / Cruise Routes

  • Operating hours:
  • Thursday-Sunday:
  • 17:00-19:00
  • During Vivid Sydney, the cruise returns at 18:30 (1.5 hour duration)



  • Children aged 0-3 can join this activity for free if you bring along a meal from home for them
  • Children aged 0 – 17 must be accompanied by an adult on all dining cruises


Additional information

  • A special Children’s Menu is available when pre-ordered


Prohibitions & Limitations

  • The activity is able to accommodate special dietary requirements (allergies, gluten intolerance, vegetarian diets, or other dietary needs)
  • Please be in smart casual clothing for this activity



  • This activity is wheelchair-accessible


Sample Menu

  • Contemporary Australian dining will involve a 3-course a la carte menu Please refer to the menu


  • You’ll get confirmation within minutes. If you don’t see any confirmation, reach out to our customer support.


Cancellation policy

  • You’ll get a full refund if you cancel at least 24 hour(s) before the activity starts

Usage validity

  • Use your voucher at the selected date and time


Voucher type

  • Present your mobile voucher


14 Apr 2024
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very nice experience. Dinner with very amazing view of sydney opera house, sydney harbour bridge, the rock. From sunset until evening. The meal is good, both for adult and children. Recommended activity to get good view and good meal
14 Mar 2024
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Love the sunset cruise! Worth the money paid. The view was lovely, the food was good and the timing was great. It's a nice way to see the opera house and bridge in a different way.
11 Mar 2024
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Easily visit Sydney's famous attractions while enjoying dinner

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