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Retreat to the Murray with APT

APT Murray River Cruise
Select departures and seasonal surcharges apply

What to expect

Embark on a seven-night adventure aboard the PS Australian Star on the scenic Murray River. This voyage will see you indulge in locally inspired dining, take in the picturesque surrounds while you relax onboard and explore the history of some of Australia’s unique destinations.

The trip features highlights such as an owner-led tour of Restdown Wines, complete with a stroll along a beautiful walking trail followed by a gourmet lunch. Revel in an onboard wine-tasting experience while cruising the Murray, and enjoy riverside BBQ dining under the stars with live entertainment. Discover the historical secrets of Echuca through a guided lantern tour and explore the town’s iconic sites. Marvel at the vibrant silo art in Rochester and Colbinabbin, and discover the winemaking process at St Anne’s Winery. This unforgettable adventure ensures a river journey filled with exquisite moments and scenic wonders.

You'll love

Culture and history
Gourmet food and drinks
Outdoor activities
Peace and tranquillity
Stunning landscapes and sights

Perfect for

Couples getaway
Friends getaway
Premium experiences

What's included

  • Seven nights aboard the PS Australian Star
  • Experiences in six destinations
  • Locally inspired dining - a total of 21 meals and a wide range of onboard beverages
  • Services of an APT Tour Director
  • Savour a two course lunch at the Mill
  • Owner-led guided tour of Restdown Wines and Walking Trail, followed by a delicious lunch
  • Riverside BBQ dining under the stars, complete with live entertainment and a crackling campfire
  • Journey back in time and discover Echuca’s dark secrets of the past on a one-hour guided lantern tour

Your route

Retreat to the Murray

Options and details

Please ask your RAA Travel Advisor for solo traveller options.

Terms and conditions

Save up to $1,000 per couple*
Book by 30 September 2024. Save up to $1,000 per couple ($500 per person) when booking the 8 day, Retreat to the Murray (GCVIC8) tour, departing June 2025 to May 2026. A non-refundable deposit is due within 7 days of booking: $1,000 per person for Murray River Cruise. Final payment is due 100 days prior to the tour's departure date. Price based on 13 October 2025 departure.
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