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Melbourne City Sights Kayak TourKayaking

Melbourne City Sights Kayak Tour

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Get a different perspective at Melbourne’s iconic sights on a kayak tour along the Yarra River. Leave from Federation Square and paddle past popular sights such as Princes Bridge, Flinders Street Station, Crown Casino, and the Docklands district. Take in the beautiful city skyline and enjoy a relaxing day on the river on this 2-hour tour, perfect for all ages and skill levels.
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  • 1 hour 45 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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US$60.16
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US$60.16

Melbourne City Afternoon Kayak TourKayaking

Melbourne City Afternoon Kayak Tour

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Instead of crowding onto one of the city’s many Yarra River cruises, explore Melbourne from the river at your own pace and without anyone getting in the way on this afternoon kayaking tour. Disembark from central Melbourne with your partner in a double sea kayak. Follow your guide downriver, seeing a mix of historic buildings, modern skyscrapers, and picturesque parks. With commentary from your guide as you paddle, learn about the city’s maritime history.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$58.69
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US$58.69
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Melbourne City Twilight Kayak TourKayaking

Melbourne City Twilight Kayak Tour

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Enjoy a twilight kayak tour on the Yarra River with an expert guide who shows you Melbourne from the water. You can either head downstream into the heart of the city to see sites such as the Old Customs House, Turning Basin, Melbourne Maritime Museum and the Crown Casino. Or venture upstream to paddle past the Royal Botanic Gardens, Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) and Herring Island, which features sculptures by native Australian and international artists. Your tour includes informative commentary and light refreshments, with afternoon or evening departures.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$65.29
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US$65.29
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2.5-Hour Melbourne Sunset Kayak TourKayaking

2.5-Hour Melbourne Sunset Kayak Tour

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Experience Melbourne at sunset from the water on a 2.5-hour kayak tour on the Yarra River. Your guide takes you around Victoria Harbour and along Southbank where you pause to see the fire-ball display at Crown Casino. Enjoy an on-the-water dinner of fish and chips, then see downtown Melbourne before your tour ends next to Princess Bridge. Includes guide, use of equipment, light dinner, and kayak tour.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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US$72.63
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US$72.63

Melbourne: 3hr Skipper Yourself On Yarra River (No Licence Needed)Boat Rentals

Melbourne: 3hr Skipper Yourself On Yarra River (No Licence Needed)

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Price is per boat, fits up to 9 people. Captain your own boat on the Yarra River and explore Melbourne's waterways in our easy-to-operate electric boats (no licence or experience needed). Get your crew of up to 9 people and see Melbourne from amazing new perspective. • No boat licence required • Up to 9 people • Bring your own snacks & drinks • Suitable for all ages • Dog friendly!
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$248.70
per group
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US$248.70
per group
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Learn to Surf at the Great Ocean RoadSurfing

Learn to Surf at the Great Ocean Road

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Learn to surf with this beginner’s class in Torquay. After meeting your instructor in Melbourne, head to the Great Ocean Road, step into a wetsuit, and run through a quick tutorial with safety tips before getting in the water. Enjoy snacks and lunch—they’re included in the lesson price—and learn to paddle, stand up, and (safely) wipe out.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$120.40
Price varies by group size
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US$120.40
Price varies by group size

Melbourne: 1.5hr Skipper Yourself On Yarra River (No Licence Needed)Day Cruises

Melbourne: 1.5hr Skipper Yourself On Yarra River (No Licence Needed)

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Price is per boat, fits up to 9 people. You don't need to have a boat licence or be an old salty to skipper yourself and explore Melbourne's spectacular Yarra River in our easy-to-operate electric boats. Get your crew of up to 9 people and see Melbourne from amazing new perspective. • No boat licence required  • Up to 9 people • Bring your own snacks & drinks • Suitable for all ages • Dog friendly!
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$153.33
per group
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US$153.33
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Melbourne: 2hr Skipper Yourself On Yarra River (No Licence Needed)Day Cruises

Melbourne: 2hr Skipper Yourself On Yarra River (No Licence Needed)

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Hire your own electric boat and cruise down the Yarra River to get a different view of Melbourne. Each boat can fit up to nine passengers, so grab your friends, family, and even your dog for a relaxing session on the river. Sail through the Docklands, past Flinders Street and the Crown, and much more over the course of your excursion.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$182.68
per group
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US$182.68
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2-Hour Self-Drive Boat Hire on the Yarra RiverBoat Rentals

2-Hour Self-Drive Boat Hire on the Yarra River

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Enjoy a private 2-hour cruise on the Yarra River with this self-drive boat rental in Melbourne. No license is required to drive this vessel, which has a fully enclosed cabin option if needed. Bring up to 10 friends and family members on board for a relaxing and scenic cruise. Create your own sightseeing tour by passing top attractions such as the Royal Botanic Gardens, Southbank, Melbourne Cricket Ground, Federation Square and the Docklands. You can even disembark at Herring Island Park to walk around its outdoor sculpture park.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$219.36
per group
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US$219.36
per group

Private Romantic Melbourne Dinner Cruise for 2Private Sightseeing Tours

Private Romantic Melbourne Dinner Cruise for 2

Indulge and enjoy a private dinner cruise on Melbourne's spectacular Yarra River for you and your partner.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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US$443.20
per group
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US$443.20
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Private Yarra River Lunch CruiseWine Tastings

Private Yarra River Lunch Cruise

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Indulge and enjoy a private lunch cruise on Melbourne's spectacular Yarra River for you and your partner. This is a private cruise for two only.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$443.20
per group
From
US$443.20
per group

Around the Bay Sightseeing and Bay CruiseDay Cruises

Around the Bay Sightseeing and Bay Cruise

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Explore the Bellarine and Mornington peninsulas on a full-day tour from Melbourne that includes a boat cruise and gondola ride. Take in highlights including the Geelong Waterfront, Narana Aboriginal Cultural Centre, and the Bathing Boxes, and have time to ride the Arthurs Seat Eagle gondola and stop at a beachside brewery. Your tour includes a picnic lunch, bay cruise, gondola ticket, and round-trip transportation from Melbourne.
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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$138.66
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US$138.66

Bellarine Peninsula Sightseeing and Bay CruiseDay Cruises

Bellarine Peninsula Sightseeing and Bay Cruise

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The breathtaking sights of the Bellarine Enjoyed by the locals daily and beloved the world around, this day out and about on the Bellarine Peninsula you’ll join us for a beautiful day along the coastline taking in some Aboriginal culture, hand-feeding native Australian Wildlife, picking fresh produce straight from the farm, enjoying local cuisine and a capping off the day with a delicious wine tasting.
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  • 10 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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US$123.99
From
US$123.99

Mornington Peninsula Sightseeing and Bay CruiseDay Cruises

Mornington Peninsula Sightseeing and Bay Cruise

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Get out of busy Melbourne for the day and enjoy the rugged beauty of the Mornington Peninsula. Leaving the city behind, you’ll drive to must-see sights like London Bridge, the seaside town of Sorrento, and Arthurs Seat. You won’t just travel by car, though: take a harbor cruise and ride on the Arthurs Seat Eagle cable car, for different views of the peninsula. This is a fun day out that travelers with a range of interests will love.
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  • 9 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$123.99
From
US$123.99

2-Day Camping and Surfing Great Ocean Road Trip from MelbourneMulti-day Tours

2-Day Camping and Surfing Great Ocean Road Trip from Melbourne

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Tick off the highlights of Australia’s world-famous Great Ocean Road and learn to surf on this action-packed 2-day road trip from Melbourne. Hit the beach for a 2-hour surf class, spot wild koalas and kangaroos, and soak up the scenery of Apollo Bay, the Twelve Apostles and Loch Ard Gorge. Best of all: spend a night in a Native American-style teepee by the beach, where you’ll tuck into a hearty Aussie BBQ around the campfire. This small-group tour is limited to 15 people and includes accommodation, meals and round-trip transport.
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  • 2 days
From
US$208.96
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US$208.96

Self Guided Scenic Yarra River Kayak Tour For 2Boat Rentals

Self Guided Scenic Yarra River Kayak Tour For 2

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Paddle self guided along the Yarra River at your own pace. Admire a host of native fauna and flora by the riverbank. Choose one of several lunch spots dotted along the way. Have a BBQ on an island 3/4 of the way through the trip. If you like stop at a cafe 3/4 of the way along for lunch - right on the river. See a combination of bush land, old houses and city views. This is a one way trip, so you will be paddling with the current, no retracing of steps. Price includes lift back to the start (if required).
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  • 3 to 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
US$102.71
per group
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US$102.71
per group
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Spirit of Melbourne Dinner CruiseNight Cruises

Spirit of Melbourne Dinner Cruise

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Spend an evening on the Yarra River during this Melbourne dinner cruise. As you admire the twinkling city lights reflecting on the water, enjoy a 4-course gourmet meal inclusive of beverages. This fine dining experience includes beer, wine, and spirits, as well as coffee, tea, dessert, port, and a cheese plate. Cruise past attractions like Federation Square and the Royal Botanic Gardens while soaking up the elegant and relaxing atmosphere of the boat.
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  • 3 hours
  • Taking safety measures
From
US$106.38
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US$106.38
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Sunday Lunch Cruise on the Yarra RiverDay Cruises

Sunday Lunch Cruise on the Yarra River

Enjoy a relaxing 2 hour Yarra River lunch cruise on the Spirit of Melbourne Cruising Restaurant. Departing from Southgate, you’ll enjoy some of the city’s most stunning views and a scrumptious 2 course meal. Adult Main Menu Selection - Chargrilled Chicken Breast stuffed with Brie, semi- dried tomatoes on couscous with a Tarragon Sauce - Crispy Skin Moroccan Salmon, Potato Rosti, Avocado Salsa, Caper Mayonnaise (GF) - Pan Fried Eye Fillet, Roasted Seasonal Vegetables, Porcini Mushroom cream sauce (GF) - Chargrilled Pork Rib Eye, sweet potato mash, Glazed green peas with a olive oil & Balsamic Reduction (GF) - Grilled Polenta, Mushroom Ratatouille, Palm Hearts, Vincotto & Truffle Oil. Desserts - Selection of assorted mini desserts - Tea & Coffee Beverages Premium - Selection of red, white and sparkling wines - Selection of local beers - Soft Drink & Orange Juice - Spirits ( available for purchase)
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$80.70
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US$80.70

Port of Melbourne and Docklands Sightseeing CruiseDay Cruises

Port of Melbourne and Docklands Sightseeing Cruise

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Enjoy a new perspective of Melbourne’s port and Docklands area as you cruise down the Yarra River toward Hobson’s Bay. Learn about Melbourne’s history as a 19th-century port town while watching the sights go by on this narrated tour.
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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$19.81
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US$19.81
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Highlights of Melbourne CruiseDay Cruises

Highlights of Melbourne Cruise

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Discover Melbourne’s history and highlights on this guided Yarra River cruise. Float past the city’s towering skyscrapers and lovely urban gardens while learning about the transformation of this vibrant city from 19th-century port town to a modern cultural capital. Your sightseeing cruise takes you upriver and downriver for a scenic overview of attractions on both banks.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$28.61
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US$28.61
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River Gardens Melbourne Sightseeing CruiseDay Cruises

River Gardens Melbourne Sightseeing Cruise

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Take in a bounty of Melbourne’s highlights along the scenic Yarra River on this narrated sightseeing cruise. Spend a delightful hour aboard a riverboat as you glide under the Princes Bridge and past beautiful river gardens, Herring Island, the Melbourne Cricket Ground and other top cultural attractions.
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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$19.81
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US$19.81
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Great Ocean Road Learn to Surf Day Trip from MelbourneDay Trips

Great Ocean Road Learn to Surf Day Trip from Melbourne

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Experience the Aussie surf lifestyle and breathtaking beauty of the Great Ocean Road on a full-day tour that includes a 2-hour surf lesson. Travel along the the Victoria coast to beaches with some of Australia's top surfing destinations. Learn to surf during a morning lesson in Torquay, then explore the region further, visiting Bells Beach, the town of Lorne, surf shops and waterfalls where you can swim. See native Australian wildlife in their natural habitat, including kangaroos and perhaps some koalas, before returning to Melbourne in the evening.
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  • 1 day
  • Free Cancellation
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US$92.67
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US$92.67

Half-Day Melbourne Highlights Tour Including Yarra River Cruise From MelbourneDay Cruises

Half-Day Melbourne Highlights Tour Including Yarra River Cruise From Melbourne

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First time in Melbourne? See the city from all angles as you combine a comprehensive tour of Australia’s cultural capital with a scenic cruise down the Yarra River. Sail past waterfront landmarks like Melbourne Aquarium, Crown Casino and Southbank, then hop on a coach tour, passing famous sites like Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG), Melbourne Park and the Etihad Stadium. Jump off along the way to stroll around the Royal Botanic Gardens, browse the shops in lively St Kilda or snap photos of the colorful beach huts of Brighton Beach.
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  • 5 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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US$75.56
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US$75.56

Foodie's Eco-Tour of the MarketsDay Cruises

Foodie's Eco-Tour of the Markets

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Dine on a boat in Melbourne’s lovely Royal Botanic Gardens. Begin your excursion with a guided shopping tour of the Queen Victoria Market. Stop at the Shrine of Remembrance to learn about Australian war history. Take a tram to the gardens and spend some time exploring on foot. Board your boat at the park’s Ornamental Lake, then eat as you admire the local flora and fauna.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$35.95
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US$35.95

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