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Yarra Valley Wineries and Puffing Billy Steam Train Tour from MelbourneDay Trips

Yarra Valley Wineries and Puffing Billy Steam Train Tour from Melbourne

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Embark on a full-day adventure through the forests, mountains, and vineyards of Victoria. Enjoy tea and birdwatching in the Dandenong Ranges, and cruise through a verdant landscape aboard the historic Puffing Billy steam train. Discover the vineyards of the Yarra Valley as you sample premium regional wines at cellar-door tastings. Plus, upgrade to include a gourmet lunch with wine pairings.
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  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$134.11
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$134.11
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Puffing Billy Steam Train & Healesville Wildlife Sanctuary Tour From MelbourneDay Trips

Puffing Billy Steam Train & Healesville Wildlife Sanctuary Tour From Melbourne

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Explore the delightful Dandenong Ranges with this family-friendly day trip from Melbourne. Chug through an emerald forest aboard the historic Puffing Billy steam train, and enjoy a traditional Aussie ‘billy’ tea and bird feeding among the fresh mountain scenery. Visit the Healesville Sanctuary for an up-close encounter with native Australian wildlife like kangaroos, wombats and koalas.
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  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$134.11
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$134.11
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Melbourne Laneways, Arcades and City Morning Tour with Optional Yarra CruiseHalf-day Tours

Melbourne Laneways, Arcades and City Morning Tour with Optional Yarra Cruise

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Spend a delightful morning exploring top Melbourne sights from aboard a comfortable coach. Learn about the city’s fascinating history from your informative driver and guide as you explore highlights such as Queen Victoria Market, the Royal Botanic Gardens, Parliament House, and Cook’s Cottage. To extend your sightseeing, upgrade for an optional cruise along the scenic Yarra River.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$43.00
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$43.00
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Puffing Billy & Wineries: Full-Day Tour from MelbourneWine Tastings

Puffing Billy & Wineries: Full-Day Tour from Melbourne

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Trade the city streets of Melbourne for the beauty of the Dandenong Ranges. Tour the national park and look for colorful birds and exotic plants. Enjoy a ride on the beloved Puffing Billy Steam Train. In the afternoon, visit a Yarra Valley winery for a roast lunch with local wines. Have a sweet treat at a chocolate and ice cream spot, and end with a wine tasting at Dominique Portet.
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  • 9 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$127.55
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$127.55

Puffing Billy, Moonlit Sanctuary & Penguins Day TourDay Trips

Puffing Billy, Moonlit Sanctuary & Penguins Day Tour

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Experience Australian wildlife and rainforest up-close and personal with a full day trip to Moonlit Sanctuary and the Puffing Billy Steam Train from Melbourne. Explore Moonlit Sanctuary's bushland setting with an experienced guide, and meet animals that range from koalas to kangaroos, dingos to monitor lizards. Learn about local conservation efforts. Soak up the wild atmosphere of a mountain rainforest while riding a century-old steam train along scenic tracks before returning to Melbourne.
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  • 12 to 14 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$137.76
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$137.76
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Sunset Koalas and Kangaroos Tour in the Wild from MelbourneCultural Tours

Sunset Koalas and Kangaroos Tour in the Wild from Melbourne

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Get the chance to see kangaroos and koalas at their most active time of day on this sunset tour from Melbourne. With a small group of just 10 people or fewer, you'll enjoy personalized attention from your guide and an intimate atmosphere. Search out the local wildlife and learn about their biology and behavior through your guide's commentary as you walk through the bushland.
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  • 7 hours 30 minutes
  • Taking safety measures
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$200.44
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$200.44
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Half Day Puffing Billy Train Journey From MelbourneFull-day Tours

Half Day Puffing Billy Train Journey From Melbourne

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Enjoy some good old-fashioned fun amidst some of the most beautiful scenery in Victoria. First up is traditional Devonshire Tea in the heart of the Dandenong Ranges. Hear the call of the local lyrebirds, and see crimson rosellas, cockatoos and kookaburras! Next, you’re in for a real treat, a ride on the Puffing Billy Steam Train. Top off the morning with a visit to the lovely little village of Sassafras.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$83.82
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$83.82
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Queen Victoria Market Ultimate Foodie Tour (Official Tour)Historical Tours

Queen Victoria Market Ultimate Foodie Tour (Official Tour)

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Get a real taste of Melbourne on this 2-hour walking tour of the famous Queen Victoria Market, which dates back to the 19th-century. With a small group of no more than 12 people per guide, you’ll enjoy a personalised experience with your local guide, as you browse the myriad stalls and mingle with the locals. Enjoy tastings of delicious seasonal delicacies (included). Tasting will depend on what is fresh on the day, but typically include Coffin Bay Oysters, grilled peppered kangaroo, pickled octopus, local goats’ milk cheese, fresh dolmades and Victorian olives. Your tour ends with a famous hot jam doughnut from the iconic American Doughnut Kitchen.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$50.29
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$50.29

Dandenong Ranges Tour by Puffing Billy Steam TrainHalf-day Tours

Dandenong Ranges Tour by Puffing Billy Steam Train

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Traverse the tree tops of the Dandenong Ranges in a Puffing Billy steam train on this half-day tour from Melbourne. Enjoy a Devonshire tea as you sit back and take in the lush forest scenery while the train chugs along the tracks. Stroll around a lovely craft village in the Victorian countryside on your way back to the bustling city.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$69.24
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$69.24

Melbourne Ghost TourHistorical Tours

Melbourne Ghost Tour

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Spend a haunting evening immersed in Melbourne’s supernatural history. Hear some of the tragic tales and ghostly legends that pepper the city’s past while your entertaining local guide leads you on a walking tour. Choose from one of three different itineraries — Old Melbourne, Williamstown or Pentridge Prison (see Itinerary below for details). With the Old Melbourne and Williamstown tours, you can opt to include dinner at a haunted historic pub.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$26.24
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$26.24

 Melbourne Laneways and AlleywaysHalf-day Tours

Melbourne Laneways and Alleyways

Do you know that Melbourne has the highest number of cafes and restaurants per number of people than any other city in the world? Immerse yourself in Melbourne cafe culture and street art, exploring the hidden treasures located within the many cobblestone laneways and alleyways within the City center. Five of the six tallest buildings in Australia are in Melbourne’s CBD. Are you ready to discover the true heart of Melbourne?
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  • 4 hours
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$199.55
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$199.55
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Laneways Walking Tour of Melbourne Including Macaron TastingCultural Tours

Laneways Walking Tour of Melbourne Including Macaron Tasting

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Make the most of your visit to Melbourne with a laneways walking tour led by an informative guide. Check out the laneways with a local to find tucked-away art galleries, vibrant street art, and interesting shops and cafes. You'll also stop for tastings of macarons and coffee, and learn about Melbourne’s history, architecture and cultural hotspots. Your small-group tour is limited to 10 people, which ensures a more customized experience.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$53.64
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$53.64

Mt Buller Snow - SightseeingCultural Tours

Mt Buller Snow - Sightseeing

Only a few hours drive east of Melbourne, Mount Buller is a snowy alpine resort town and a great escape from the humidity and urban sprawl of south Victoria. Spend the day on Mount Buller’s slopes without worrying about transport or entrance fees: this convenient package comes with a round-trip coach ride from Melbourne and unlimited use of the Northside Express chairlift.
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  • 13 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$91.11
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$91.11

Sports Tour of Melbourne with MCG TourCultural Tours

Sports Tour of Melbourne with MCG Tour

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Whether your passion is for cricket, rugby, AFL, golf, athletics, tennis, or another sport, sports-mad Melbourne has something for you. On this sports-themed tour of the city you’ll learn about the various sports that are played in Melbourne, and the stadiums and arenas in which they’re played. Hear stories about memorable sports personalities, and anecdotes from Melbourne’s sporting past and present.
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  • 2 to 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$31.34
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$31.34

Withlocals Highlights & Hidden Gems: Best of Melbourne Private TourHalf-day Tours

Withlocals Highlights & Hidden Gems: Best of Melbourne Private Tour

Please be aware that this tour is adapted to the local regulations post Covid-19. Our hosts will deliver this experience with the required equipment always keeping the distance suggested by local authorities. It will be safe and entertaining! Elegant Victorian buildings, dazzling modern developments, and a famous coffee scene to explore. Enjoy the city to the max and hear more about the origins, history, and contemporary culture of Melbourne. Hear about the city’s Victorian roots as you wander around its heritage sites, gaze up at the world’s tallest residential building, and experience a nostalgic visit to the Australian Music Exhibition. Follow your local host along the banks of the Yarra River to seek out sculptures as you look out at the skyline. Wander across the bridges, spot fascinating details in shops and hotels, and visit the monumental St Paul’s Cathedral. Stroll through the murals of Hosier Street and hear about what happened to those on AC/DC Street.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$82.90
Price varies by group size
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$82.90
Price varies by group size
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Afternoon in Melbourne: Small Group Booze and History TourHalf-day Tours

Afternoon in Melbourne: Small Group Booze and History Tour

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Raise a glass to Melbourne's history while bar-hopping among some of the best watering holes in town. Hear tales of the Gold Rush, rebellions, royals, and Olympians while a fun-loving guide shows you how locals unwind. Order your drink of choice at a typical Aussie pub, a hidden speakeasy, a cozy wine bar, and another buzz-worthy surprise bar. It's a safe and social way to partake in Melbourne's famous bar scene while meeting fellow travelers.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$35.71
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$35.71

Altona Homestead Ghost TourHistorical Tours

Altona Homestead Ghost Tour

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Learn about the haunted history of one of the first homesteads in Australia, the Altona Homestead. Follow your entertaining and informative guide into the house and around the grounds during your 90-minute walking tour, which takes place in the evening when supernatural tales seem that much closer. Located a short drive from Melbourne, the Altona homestead is rumored to be haunted by a number of ghosts. Hear the spooky tales of the homestead and Melbourne from your guide on this fun and fascinating tour.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$26.24
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$26.24

Melbourne Historical Walking Tour: Crime, Gangsters & Lolly ShopsHistorical Tours

Melbourne Historical Walking Tour: Crime, Gangsters & Lolly Shops

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Step back in time and explore downtown Melbourne’s gangster past. Discover buildings along Lonsdale Street that were once brothels and speakeasies from the 1870s to the 1930s. Hear myths and legends about the famous gangsters of the era such as Squizzy Taylor and the slum of ‘Little Lon,’ and how these gangs used lolly shops—candy stores—as fronts for massive drug operations.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$23.32
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$23.32

Central Melbourne Walking TourHalf-day Tours

Central Melbourne Walking Tour

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Get the inside scoop on Melbourne’s history and highlights on this entertaining walking tour. Learn about Melbourne’s early settlers and how the city transitioned from a 19th-century port town to Victoria’s modern capital. Your local guide leads you through central Melbourne’s iconic laneways and arcades and fills you in on landmarks like Flinders Street Station, Federation Square, and Hosier Lane.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$36.44
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$36.44

Mt Buller - Complete Snow Play With Clothing Hire & TobogganCultural Tours

Mt Buller - Complete Snow Play With Clothing Hire & Toboggan

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If you think you can’t play in the snow in Australia, think again. Head to Mount Buller from Melbourne for a day of building snowmen, tobogganing, and a ride on the scenic chairlift. Your package includes unlimited chairlift rides, resort fee, warm winter clothing, and toboggan hire to make the best of your day in the Mt. Buller Alpine Village.
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  • 13 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$123.91
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$123.91

2-Day Melbourne to Adelaide Tour: Great Ocean Road and Grampians One Way TripNature and Wildlife

2-Day Melbourne to Adelaide Tour: Great Ocean Road and Grampians One Way Trip

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Take in the sights as you travel from Melbourne to Adelaide on a 2-day tour that features the highlights of the Great Ocean Road and the Grampians. Visit destinations such as Apollo Bay, the Twelve Apostles, and Loch Ard Gorge; look for koalas in the wild and explore the natural beauty and Aboriginal culture of Grampians National Park. Your tour includes overnight accommodation in the Grampians, two meals, and transportation.
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  • 2 days
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$247.81
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$247.81
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4 Day Great Ocean Road and Beyond - Melbourne to AdelaideMulti-day Tours

4 Day Great Ocean Road and Beyond - Melbourne to Adelaide

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The Great Ocean Road ranks among Australia’s most impressive coastal routes, but driving it independently means missing the hidden gems and finest views. On this tour, travel the route by air-conditioned minivan and see the best of the Great Ocean Road in comfort. Hit top attractions including the UNESCO–listed Naracoorte Caves, and enjoy personal attention from your guide on this small-group tour—limited to 16 people.
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  • 4 days
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$1,162.54
Price varies by group size
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$1,162.54
Price varies by group size

Great Ocean Road & Twelve Apostles with LunchCultural Tours

Great Ocean Road & Twelve Apostles with Lunch

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Take in the spectacular scenery of the Great Ocean Road and the Twelve Apostles on this tour from Melbourne. With all transportation provided, you can focus on the landscape and the views around every corner, without the hassle of navigating or needing to keep your eyes on the road. Disembark to take a hike through the temperate rainforest and see koalas in their natural habitat, accompanied by engaging guided commentary.
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  • 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$98.40
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$98.40

Beer Lovers' Guide in Melbourne: Small Group Craft Beer Drink TourHalf-day Tours

Beer Lovers' Guide in Melbourne: Small Group Craft Beer Drink Tour

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This walking tour is ideal for beer lovers, as it stops at bars specializing in Australian beer and liquor, a microbrewery, and more. Your fun (and drink)-loving local guide will tell you all about Melbourne’s alcohol history, so you get much more than just a bar-hopping evening. When the tour is over, stay on and hang out with your new friends and check out more of your guide’s recommended spots.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$72.16
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$72.16

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