Christmas in July Cruises

From $1,299.00 pp (twin share)

Departures

Friday 5 July 2024
Monday 8 July 2024
Friday 12 July 2024
Monday 15 July 2024
Friday 19 July 2024
Friday 26 July 2024
Monday 29 July 2024

Christmas in July celebrations first began in 1933 in North Carolina where it became an annual event for a summer camp. Australia has a thriving multicultural society and in South Australia many townships such as the German village of Hahndorf have strong Winter Christmas traditions. Murray Princess brings the best of our Northern Hemisphere winter culture to the Murray River for Christmas in July cruises. When winter comes around it's time to break out the mince pies, puddings and Yuletide treats. For those of us in the Southern Hemisphere, that transforms into Christmas in July.

Join us on selected 3, 4 or 7 night cruises in July 2024, and snuggle up in the warm cosy lounges while enjoying great company.

About The Cruises

Departing on selected Mondays and Fridays in July 2024, you'll still enjoy the standard inclusions of our cruises. You'll also enjoy Christmas festivities, carols and a traditional South Australian Christmas Lunch or Dinner.

  • Christmas festivities, carols and a traditional Christmas Lunch or Dinner
  • All meals (table d’hote and a la carte menus)
  • An exciting selection of onshore tours
  • Guided nature walks & eco-excursions
  • Onboard presentations
  • Live entertainment
  • Complimentary return coach transfers from Adelaide or return to the Adelaide Airport or car parking in Mannum (bookings essential)
  • Lift access from Randell Deck to Sturt Deck
  • Paddlewheel Lounge
  • Sturt Bar
  • Sturt Dining Room
  • Sun Deck
  • Onboard Souvenir Shop
  • Public Amenities
  • Mini Gym

Christmas in July 3 Night Discovery Cruise

Departing Friday 5, 12, 26 July 2024

Twin Share (pp)Extra Person (pp)Single (pp)
Inside Cabin$1,299n/a$1,884
Outside Cabin$1,749n/a^$2,536
Stateroom$2,299$829^$3,334
How to Get There - Additional CostPrice
Coach Transfers from Adelaide to Mannum & return$110 per person
Secure Car Parking in Mannum (3 days)$45 per vehicle
Optional ToursPrice
Monarto Safari Park Wildlife Tour$75 per person
Barossa Wine and Heritage Tour$190 per person

Christmas in July 4 Night Outback Heritage Cruise

Departing Monday 8, 15, 29 July 2024

Twin Share (pp)Extra Person (pp)Single (pp)
Inside Cabin$1,749n/a$2,536
Outside Cabin$2,349n/a^$3,406
Stateroom$3,049$1,149^$4,421
How to Get There - Additional CostPrice
Coach Transfers from Adelaide to Mannum & return$110 per person
Secure Car Parking in Mannum (4 days)$60 per vehicle
Optional TourPrice
Barossa Wine and Heritage Tour$190 per person

Christmas in July 7 Night Murraylands and Wildlife Cruise

Departing 5, 8, 12, 26, 29 July 2024

Twin Share (pp)Extra Person (pp)Single (pp)
Inside Cabin$2,799n/a$4,059
Outside Cabin$3,899n/a^$5,654
Stateroom$5,089$1,789^$7,379
How to Get There - Additional CostPrice
Coach Transfers from Adelaide to Mannum and return$110 per person
Secure Car Parking in Mannum (7 days)$105 per vehicle
Optional ToursPrice
Monarto Safari Park Wildlife Tour$75 per person
Barossa Wine and Heritage TourComplimentary

Christmas in July 7 Night Upper Murraylands Cruise

Departing Friday 19 July 2024

Twin Share (pp)Extra Person (pp)Single (pp)
Inside Cabin$3,049n/a$4,421
Outside Cabin$4,099n/a^$5,944
Stateroom$5,349$1,978^$7,756
How to Get There - Additional CostPrice
Coach Transfers from Adelaide to Mannum and return$110 per person
Secure car parking in Mannum (7 days)$105 per vehicle

3 Night Christmas in July Cruises

  • Friday 5, 12, 26 July 2024

4 Night Christmas in July Cruises

  • Monday 8, 15, 29 July 2024

7 Night Christmas in July Cruises

  • Friday 5, 12, 26 or Monday 8, 29** July 2024. **Includes 3 Night Standard Cruise.

7 Night Upper Murraylands Christmas in July Cruise

  • Friday 19 July 2024

Cruises depart Mannum on Friday or Monday at 4:30 pm. Returns to Mannum on Monday or Friday at 9:00 am.

  • ^Outside Cabins and Staterooms can accommodate an extra person based on 1 double bed and 1 single bed, but availability is limited. Outside Cabin extra person prices available on enquiry.
  • Above fares are based on cabins with 2 x single beds. Inside and Outside Cabins with a double bed incur a surcharge (no surcharge applies for Staterooms).
  • Please refer to the Standard Cruise Fare Terms and Conditions for full details.
  • All prices quoted are per person and are in Australian dollars ($AUD).

Private car transfers are available from and to Adelaide CBD as well as return to the Adelaide Airport. Additional charges apply and pre-bookings are essential - Find out more.

Barossa Wine and Heritage Tour

  • An optional Barossa tour is available at the conclusion of your 3 Night Discovery Cruise or 4 Night Outback Heritage Cruise, departing Mannum approx 9:30 am and returning to Adelaide 5:30 pm.
  • This Barossa tour is included complimentary as part of our 7 Night Murraylands and Wildlife Cruise.
  • The Barossa tour is not included in the 7 Night Upper Murraylands Cruise.

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