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Best Sightseeing Tours in Victoria

Melbourne is one of the perkiest cities in Australia. It is known for its super cool architecture and the robust artefacts with a few hip cafés and music lounges. Melbourne has been frequently well thought-out to be the cultural capital of Australia. The city is the mixture of a lot of cultures and cultural era. Its narrow lanes, that are covered with outlandish street art, beer gardens, hide beautiful cafés are fantastic to spot Melbourne as the perfect holiday destination. There is a plethora of things to see in Melbourne that will leave you amazed.


Start with taking a street tour, rather it is an art tour, it is highly recommended for every tourist who comes to Melbourne. The graffiti art that is created with a much deeper understanding is amazing appreciated by all. Then be ready to go on a quest for the rich history of Australia that you will find by taking a tour of the Mornington Peninsula. It is a full day exciting activity and a tour not to miss for. We are sure you love to explore new things and want to be in serenity and peace, for this if you are seeking solace in lush green forests and landscape views embark on the Philip Island and visit these exotic destinations.

 

There are many other sightseeing tours in Melbourne that will entice you, like - you can have a city tour in a classic Chevrolet convertible, stroll around and witness the beauty of the bay or just take a tour of the vivid wildlife and other significant spots. There are national parks, which are abundant in natural beauty and flora, and fauna, which is worth a visit.

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    Horseback Winery Day Tour in Melbourne
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    Melbourne

    About the Activity:Enjoy the spectacular scenery of Australia in this three hour ride of the winery on a horseback.Acquaint yourself with variety of wines and get a chance to taste wines from two renowned wineries. Ride through the magnificent bush, the farmland and the productive vines of the Red Hill Vineyard Region. Taste the sumptuous award winning wines at some of the Peninsulas most celebrated wineries.Enjoy your lunch, featuring the regions renowned fresh produce. Explore the elegant and famous strawberry fields of Sunny Ridge strawberry farm and seize the day at Enchanted Adventure Gardens. The tour departs between 07:15 AM - 07:30 AM and returns approximately at 06:00 PM.

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    Sea Kayak Tour in Melbourne
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    Melbourne

    About the Activity:Indulge into this two hours kayaking tour and paddle past the homes of rich and famous, colorful beach boxes and turquoise waters of Port Phillip Bay.Start your tour at 7.15 AM from Flinders Street in Melbourne head out for the day. Start by discovering the rich history of Point Nepean National Park and admire it's splendid beauty.During the tour, locate the dolphin sanctuary and get a chance to witness dolphins frolicking along your kayak. Get accompanied by professionals while kayaking in the crystal clear water.   Also explore and discover the rich history of the Point Nepean National Park as you admire the view surrounding it. Conclude this amazing tour at 6.00 PM after getting transferred back to Melbourne.

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    Trip to Mount Buller in Australia
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    Mount Buller

    About the Activity:Start your tour at 8.45 AM after reaching the tour locality.Enjoy over 300 hectares of snow terrain with 25 available lifts to choose on the Mount Buller.Whether you are a newbie or a pro skier, this place is a perfect for everyone. Build a snowman, enjoy tobogganing or just relax in the snow and take photographs. The time you spend here will be memorable.Have lip-smacking snacks, drinks, etc. at one of the many bars, restaurants and cafes at your own expense.End this exciting tour at 4.00 PM and head back home feeling refreshed.This activity is only available from June to September.

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    Day Tour to Peninsula Hot Springs in Melbourne
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    Melbourne

    About the Activity:Revitalize yourself in this amazing tour to the hot springs. Start your day by getting into the Bath House, featuring the Thermal mineral pool, Hilltop pool, Turkish Steam bath and reflexology walk. Afterwards, relax in the cave pool and cold plunge pool. Spend 2 to 3 hours in the thermal pools and rejuvenate your senses. Enjoy a delicious lunch at The Pig & Whistle following the refreshing spa experience. Get a chance to taste the Mornington Peninsula chocolates during the trip. Also visit the Sunny Ridge strawberry farm before you wind up the tour.The tour departs between 07:15 AM - 07:30 AM and returns approximately at 06:00 PM.

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    Melbourne

    About the Activity:Get ready to discover the rich history of Australia in this amazing tour of Mornington Peninsula.Only an hour drive from Melbourne, start your tour at around 07:00 AM in the morning from Flinders Street and begin a day full of adventure and excitement.Visit the stunning point, Nepean National Park and admire the views from Quarantine Station.Enjoy a delicious lunch as you visit the Pig and Whistle tavern`s winery and cellar door.Explore the beautiful strawberry fields of Sunny Ridge Strawberry Farm. Marvel at the breathtaking bay views, stroll around the beach and get impressed by bathing boxes. End your tour by witnessing the dramatic bay and coastal views at the Arthurs Seat's famous Murray's Lookout. Return to Melbourne city by 06:00 PM approximately.

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    Melbourne

    About the Activity:Picture yourself in a Classic Chevrolet Convertible travelling through the streets of Melbourne with the wind blowing in your hair.Spend almost two hours roaming around the city at any time you are convenient with.Stroll around the city and witness the beauty of the Bay while you enjoy the view or take a walk around the place.Visit Kew boulevard along the Yarra River, Toorak, Clifton Hill, Carlton, and Fitzroy as you embark on this sightseeing in Melbourne.

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    Melbourne

    About the Activity:Make your day special with the famous street from the Neighbours in Melbourne's lovely suburbia and reminisce on those great moments.Commence this exciting tour at 10 AM from Flinders Street in Melbourne. Get ready to capture beautiful photographs of the houses with the authentic props.Behold the exterior from the TV show at Global Studio.Get a chance to witness the Lassiter's Complex, including Lassiter's Lake, Fitzgeralds Motors, The Waterhole, Harold's Store and more in this exclusive entry of yours. Enjoy all of this while the professional guide provides you with plenty of gossip and laughs. Conclude this exciting tour at 12.00 PM after clicking some memorable pictures.

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    Melbourne

    About the Activity: If you want to explore some of the best landscapes of Australia, then Phillip Island should be on your bucket list.Embark on this amazing Phillip Island tour and visit this exotic destination.Get a pick up from your hotel at 10:00 AM in the morning and proceed towards Phillip Island in an air-conditioned coach.Indulge in the guided bush tucker tour in the Rhyll Trout and Bush Tucker farms.Get a chance to see Koalas from very close and feed them in the Koala Conservation Center.Enjoy a lip-smacking freshly prepared lunch during your trip.Visit the Phillip Island Winery to have a look on some of the most amazing wines in Australia and taste them.Behold the beautiful Penguin Parade and end your trip with lots of memories.

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    Melbourne

    About the Activity:If you are in Australia make it a point to visit the Grampian National park and explore the natural beauty of the place.Start your trip by getting picked from your door step in Melbourne at around 07:00 AM to experience the coastal region of Australia.The tour passes through Western Plains of Victoria on the way to historic Ballarat with the widespread discovery of gold in the districtAlong with your morning tea, learn about the history of the Eureka Rebellion and take a hike in the Australian grasslands to Silverband Fall.Enjoy a delicious lunch in the township of Halls Gap to satisfy your hunger Post lunch hike around the Grand Canyon and delight yourself with the natural beauty of the surroundings. Enjoy the majestic beauty of the MacKenzie Falls and gaze at the truly amazing views from the Reeds Lookout and Boroka Lookout.End your tour by spotting the beautiful wildlife species before returning back to Melbourne at around 09:00 PM.

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    Phillip Island

    About the Activity: If you are a wildlife enthusiast then this tour is a perfect fit for you. Explore Phillip Island and get a chance to see various Australian animals like Kangaroos, Koalas, etc. Start your trip from the Federation square at 04:15 PM and proceed to the Phillip Island in a luxurious air-conditioned coach. Explore the award-winning Visitor Center to see the Penguin Parade where hundreds of penguins come on shore. Visit the San Remo maritime fishing village and explore the beautiful streets and beaches of the same. Head back to Melbourne at around 11:20 PM.

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    Great Ocean Road

    About the Activity: If you want to spend some leisure and peaceful time away from the hustle and bustle of the city, then this tour is a perfect tour for you. Drive through the coastal areas the famous Great Ocean Road. Get a pick up from your hotel at around 10:00 AM and start your journey in an air-conditioned coach. Surf along the beautiful beaches and relax on the beautiful white sands to make the most out of your tour. Explore the sea front town of Lorne, Torquay and Port Campbell. Enjoy a fabulous lunch at the Apollo Bay. Take a guided walk through the rain-forest and enter the Campbell National park. Get a chance to see various Australian animals like koalas, kangaroos etc. Explore the Shipwreck Coast and listen to the tragic tragic tales of shipwrecks. End your trip around 11:00 PM.

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    Melbourne

    About the Activity:Embark on this amazing eclectic tour of the city from Rear of Federation Square, Corner Flinders Street and Russell Street, Melbourne.Visit the World Heritage Carlton Gardens and the Royal Exhibition Building.Drive through the various iconic places in Melbourne like Melbourne University, Australian Football League Club, Melbourne Zoo, Flemingtion Racecourse etc. During the tour, you will also get a chance to explore the Lygon Street.       Explore Brunswick Street including the San Churro Choclateria and the Little Creatures Brewery.The tour departs at 09:30 AM every Tuesday and Thursday.

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    Great Ocean Road

    About the Activity:Start your journey from Flinders Street and travel along one of the world's most stunning routes, the Great Ocean Road like never before.Begin your tour at 7.15 AM from the Bunyip Tour Office. Take in stunning coastal scenery, and soak up the sights of Australia's most scenic drive on a Great Ocean Road day trip from Melbourne. Follow the scenic coastal road to Port Campbell, stopping off for lunch Cape Otway Lightstation in Apollo Bay. Bring your camera to photograph the wild coastal scenery and pristine beaches bordering the Twelve Apostles.Visit  the ruined Loch Ard Gorge and other sites on the Shipwreck Coast, and listen to the insightful commentary provided guide.End this amazing tour at around 8.00 PM in the evening.

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    Melbourne

    About the Activity:Get ready to witness some of the most beautiful native wildlife of Australia including emus, kangaroos and many more.Start your tour at around 07:00 AM from Flinders St in Melbourne and engage in the various activities in the Wilson Promontory National Park.Enjoy an amazing hiking experience and be astounded by some of Victoria's best vistas on the bush walking adventure.Hike for 3 - 4 hours through some of the spectacular tracks such as Mt. Bishop, Vereker Outlook or Pillar Point.Get yourself entertained by the pure white quartz 'singing sands' and see giant granite formations.Soak up in the spectacular scenery where the mountain meets the ocean and enjoy the breathtaking coastal views.Return from the eventful tour at around 08:00 PM and cherish the amazing moments spent fruitfully.

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    Phillip Island

    About the Activity If you are looking for some amazing wildlife adventure in Australia, this tour is a perfect fit for you. Explore various wildlife century on the Phillip Island and get a chance to cuddle and feed various beautiful Australian animals like koalas, kangaroos, etc. Relax along the beautiful beaches or just take a walk in the beautiful white sand.End your trip with lots of memories.This is a 2 day 1 night trip and it includes an experienced guide, meals, accommodation, and transportation.

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Attractions

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Royal Botanic Gardens

If you are someone deeply interested in botany then you must not skip the Royal botanical gardens in Sydney. The place was opened in 1816 which makes it one of the oldest scientific institution not only in Australia but in the whole world.

 

Location: The Royal botanical garden is located in the Mrs. Macquarie's road in Sydney and the place is quite accessible from most of the major locations in the city.

Highlights: It is one of the major botanical gardens located in the heart of Sydney where you will find plants of a wide variety of species.

Price: The entry is free to all which makes more people come here and explore the place.

Best time to visit: The botanical garden is open from 9 in the morning to 5:30 in the evening so you need to visit the place during these times to be able to see plants that are on the display.
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Puffing Billy Railway

Puffing Billy travels through the Dandenong Ranges east of Melbourne (sometimes referred to as 'The Dandenongs') All aboard Puffing Billy – Australia's most popular steam train ride! Running daily from the foothills at Belgrave to the mountain town of Gembrook, Puffing Billy is the most fun way to tour the Dandenong Ranges. Puffing Billy's rattling red carriages run across three historic timber bridges, uphill and down dale, through valleys and plains filled with tree ferns, and under the shadow of towering mountain ash. The route runs through the eucalyptus of Sherbrooke Forest, past the steam museum at Menzies Creek and the picnic grounds at Emerald Lake, in the pretty town of Gembrook. The one-way journey is 24 km (15 miles), taking just under two hours. Puffing Billy is Australia's favorite steam train and is one of the finest preserved steam railways in the world. This century-old steam train is still running on its original 25-kilometer mountain track from Belgrave to Gembrook, through the beautiful forests and fern gullies of the Dandenong Ranges.
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Melbourne Zoo

Melbourne Zoo is Australia's oldest zoo and was modeled on London Zoo. The zoo was opened on 6 October 1862 at the Royal Park site in 55-acre (22 ha) on land donated by the City of Melbourne. Before this, animals were housed at the botanical gardens in Melbourne. Visitors can see historical cages, including the heritage listed Elephant House, which has been renovated and adapted for use for customers paying to sleep overnight in tents at the zoo in popular Roar and Snore evenings. These evenings allow the public to see some of the nocturnal animals at the zoo in evening guided tours by keepers. One of the most famous exhibits was Quinine the elephant. The zoo is set among flower gardens and picnic areas. Many of the animals are now organized in bioclimatic zones: African rainforest featuring gorillas, mandrills, pigmy hippos and parrots; Asian Rainforest with tigers and otters; and the Australian bush with koalas, kangaroos, emus, echidnas and endangered hairy-nosed wombats.

 
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National Sports Museum

Nowhere in the world can you find a museum that celebrates a nation's rich sporting history like the National Sports Museum at an unmatchable venue like the MCG. In air-conditioned comfort, the museum offers something for everybody all year round with school holiday activities. Interactive gallery and Australia's largest collection of sporting, memorabilia. Across a multitude of sports, the museum features memorabilia from some of the country’s biggest heroes and Highlight moments that have shaped the traditions of Australian sport. The NSM displays: Australian Gallery of Sport and Olympic Museum, Sport Australia Hall of Fame, Australian Cricket Hall of Fame, Australian Football Hall of Fame, Champions – Thoroughbred Racing Gallery, MCG – The People’s Ground, Melbourne Cricket Club Museum, Backyard to Baggy Green Exhibition (including a Shane Warne 3D hologram), Australian Football Exhibition (including a James Hird 3D hologram), An interactive gallery for visitors of all ages, Game On!

 
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Old Melbourne Gaol

Since 1845 until its closure in 1929 the Old Melbourne, Gold has held Melbourne's most dangerous criminals. The original cells also held petty offenders, debtors, children, the homeless and the mentally ill along with Australia’s most infamous citizen, the bush-ranger Ned Kelly. The gallows, where 133 prisoners were hanged, are still in place at the jail. Today you can visit the Old Melbourne Jail and find out what life was life was like for the men and women who lived and died here. Explore all three levels including the execution area and see Ned Kelly’s death mask. Join the Charge Sergeant on a tour of the cells when you visit the Watch House. Take a night tour with the Hangman or join our Ghost. What Ghost? An Evening tour. Take part in the recreation of a famous trial in Court One of the Old Magistrate’s Court during school holidays. "Such is Life!" - The last words of Ned Kelly as he stood on the gallows at the Old Melbourne Jail, 11 November 1880.


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Eureka Tower

What is a trip without any adventurous activity? Get some adrenalin into your bodies when you come to Melbourne by taking part in the Europa Skydeck.

Highlights – Located at a height of 292m, the Eureka Tower promises to provide ultimate thrill and entertainment to the adventure enthusiasts.

Get a panoramic view of Melbourne City from around 300m above sea level from all 360 degrees. There are close to 30 viewfinders on the Skydeck, through which you can spot some of the major landmarks of Melbourne from the towering heights of the Eureka. This is the only place in the world where you will find “The Edge” – a glass cube located at 88th floor of the tower, providing incredible views to tourists who are suspended from here.


Location – Southbank precinct of Melbourne.

Timings – 10AM to 10PM.

Price – 20AUD per adult and 11.50AUD for kids aged between 4 and 16years. 
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Williamstown Beach

Providing beautiful views of the commercial landscapes of Melbourne, Williamstown Beach is one of the most-loved beaches in this city by locals and tourists.



Highlights –
This beach is situated very close to the main city is often one of the most sought-after weekend getaways for locals. It is fondly addressed as Willy Beach by the locals. Every month local traders put up waterside craft stalls at the Nelson’s Place Point. If you are lucky enough, you can watch the lively ambience in this waterside stall and buy some excellent local handicrafts at reasonable rates.

Location -
It is very easily accessible through public transport as it is just about 5 minutes away from Gem Pier Station.

Activities –
deep water swimming, paddle swimming, sunbaking, sailing, walking, relaxing strolls, watching fireworks at night during important festival days etc.
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Sorrento Beach

One of the scenic and beautiful beaches of Melbourne, Sorrento, is an absolute treat to watch during the sunset hours.



Highlights –
Encompassed by a canopy of Port Philip Bay waters on one side and Bass Straight waters on the other side, Sorrento proves to be an awesome tourist spot for people of all age groups. The foreshore that surrounds the beach is replete with absolute natural extravaganza, making it one of the Melbourne’s most beautiful beaches. Added to this, the beach has lots of jetties clear-water rock pools and an incredible coastline that you just cannot get enough of! Visit here during the evenings to time your trip with the sunset, to experience the beauty of the beach in its full form.

Location –
Around 90minutes from the Central Business District of Melbourne.

Activities –
Awesome walking trails which find lots of early morning walkers and joggers making full use of it daily.

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