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  • Location:Melbourne, Australia
  • Duration:Valid for 2 days over a 7 day period.

2-Day Combo: Melbourne City Tour, Yarra River Cruise and Great Ocean Road Day Trip

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Save up to 20% on three of our most popular Melbourne tours by booking this 2-day combo package!

Save big with this great-value super saver, combining three of the most popular Melbourne tours into one money-saving deal. Set sail for a scenic 1-hour cruise along the Yarra River, then explore Melbourne’s best bits on a sightseeing coach tour, visiting the Royal Botanic Gardens, The Docklands, St Kilda and the Melbourne Cricket Ground. Then, embark on Australia’s most famous road trip with a full-day tour of the Great Ocean Road, including photo opportunities at Apollo Bay and The Twelve Apostles. 


  • Book this 2-day combo and save 15% on three of Melbourne's most popular tours
  • See Melbourne's most famous attractions over 2 days within a 7 day period, cruise on the Yarra River and travel down the Great Ocean Road
  • One-hour scenic Yarra River cruise
  • See the Shrine of Remembrance, Royal Botanic Gardens and Melbourne's Arts and Cultural Centre
  • Enjoy superb views of Melbourne from Bolte Bridge
  • Travel along the spectacular rugged coastline or Port Campbell National Park on your way to see the Twelve Apostles
  • Plenty of photo opportunities
  • Informative and friendly guide
  • Hotel pick up and drop off included

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What You Can Expect

2-Day Combo: Melbourne City Tour, Yarra River Cruise and Great Ocean Road Day Trip

2-Day Melbourne Highlights, Yarra Valley Cruise and Great Ocean Road Combo

Day One:
Your day begins at Federation Square, where you will board a scenic one-hour cruise down the Yarra River to enjoy the sights of Melbourne's skyline. After the relaxing cruise, continue by coach to explore Melbourne's main attractions, including Melbourne Cricket Ground, The Shrine of Remembrance, Kings Domain Gardens, Royal Botanic Gardens, The Docklands -- Melbourne's waterfront development -- and the fashionable suburbs of Elwood, Brighton and St Kilda. Stretch your legs along Acland Street in St Kilda and enjoy afternoon tea or coffee (own expense) in one of the many world-famous patisseries. Next stop, is Brighton bathing boxes, a functional remnant of a bygone era, where you'll have a photo opportunity. The tour will then continue with a relaxing visit of Melbourne's Bay area before driving you back to your Melbourne accommodation.

Day Two:
You'll be picked up from your centrally located Melbourne hotel by air-conditioned coach with free WiFi facility on-board. Heading towards the Great Ocean Road you'll experience Australia's favorite and most famous road trip. Traveling approximately 550 kilometers (342 miles) on your scenic full-day tour, you'll stop at Victoria's surfing capital, Bells Beach or Torquay for morning tea. Continue to picturesque Apollo Bay for lunch (at own expense). Continue to the highlight of your Great Ocean Road trip, the Twelve Apostles. The Twelves Apostles is a stunning array of rock formations located in the world-famous Port Campbell National Park. Return to Melbourne in the early evening.

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Customer Reviews


5 star rating: Highly Recommended August 2015

Good trip. Nice visit. Excellent driver/tour guide. I will definitely recommend this tour to my friends.

Stephen H

5 star rating: Highly Recommended May 2015

Great tours with fantastic drivers/guides. Long day on day 2 for Great Ocean Drive and quite short stops but still brilliant,


5 star rating: Highly Recommended March 2015


Robyn H

5 star rating: Highly Recommended April 2013

This trip was all I expected and more, The trip on the Yarra was lovely and the bus trip around Melbourne and up to the Ranges was great and the bus drives was very informative I know we couldn't have done this by driving ourselves.
The great ocean road trip was again over what I expected and again a very informative driver.

Lynette M

5 star rating: Highly Recommended March 2013

Thoroughly enjoyable meeting all our expectations and more


Jeanne B

5 star rating: Highly Recommended March 2013

We had a terrific time! The guides were amazing: knowledgable and fun!

sheila s

5 star rating: Highly Recommended February 2013

Very well organised and great trip.

Frank H

5 star rating: Highly Recommended December 2012

Just amazing, both tour guys were amazing.

Charmayne C

5 star rating: Highly Recommended November 2012

Fantastic tour Darryl was a great guide. Would recommend to anyone.

Andrew P

5 star rating: Highly Recommended February 2011

fantastic way to see lots in 2days. great tour bus driver guide

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