Family Pass - Daily Calm Water Cruises on the Huon River

Bring your family on board the beautiful traditional Danish ketch “Yukon” for this popular 90 minute cruise, where you can hear the story of Yukon’s  restoration and voyage to Australia.


  • Hoist sail a board the traditional sailing ketch Yukon
  • Hear the story of Yukon’s restoration and voyage to Australia
  • Includes freshly brewed coffee and tea

Built of oak in 1930, the majestic Yukon was rescued from the bottom of a harbour south of Copenhagen in 1997. It was carefully restored by her current owners over 7 years. The family has operated Yukon as a charter vessel, first in Europe and now is based and operates out of Franklin Tasmania.

Yukon-Tours offer daily cruises on the gentle Huon River. On this popular 90 minute Calm River Cruise you and your family become a part of the experience as you hoist sail, explore below deck and find out more about her adventures on the high seas or simply sit back enjoy the serenity of the Huon Valley.

All ages are welcome, no prior sailing experience needed, it is a fun activity for everyone!  Sit back and enjoy the Huon Valley’s most timeless sailing cruise. Feel the exhilarating sensation of a wooden ship under sail at sea. Join Yukon Tours on board to hoist the sails and learn more about this historic vessel’s fascinating history.

Location: This activity is located in Franklin which is a 40-min (45 km) drive south from Hobart.

Family $147.00

What's included

  • Includes freshly brewed coffee and tea
  • 90 minute cruise


  • Allow approximately 90 minutes duration for the whole experience

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Susan Davy from Australia wrote on 21 January 2019

My family loved it!!!

Bought as a Christmas present for my son and family... they all loved it!!!! Thank you ?

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Thank you : ) so happy you all enjoyed the cruise, see you next time.


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