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Great Ocean Road Reverse Itinerary Tour

Great Ocean Road Reverse Itinerary Tour

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1239
  • 13 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$79.78
From
$79.78
Experience the Great Ocean Road’s top attractions on this guided excursion that follows the iconic road in reverse. Embark on your journey and beat the crowds while learning about the region’s scenic landscapes and pretty coastal towns from an informative guide. Visit sites including the 12 Apostles, Loch Ard Gorge, Port Campbell, London Bridge, and Great Otway National Park Rainforest.
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* A traveler said: "No crowds as it was in the reserve direction. But seeing the 12 Apostles was the highlight. Loved it. Plus small numbers"


Puffing Billy, Moonlit Sanctuary & Penguins Day Tour

Puffing Billy, Moonlit Sanctuary & Penguins Day Tour

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23
  • 12 to 14 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$139.62
From
$139.62
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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* A traveler said: "Alan our tour guide was wonderful. Healesville sanctuary was a great stop-we loved the platypus and bird talk. The train is a fun experience, but it is a little disorganized because there are too many workers organizing people."


Great Ocean Road Small-Group Ecotour from Melbourne

Great Ocean Road Small-Group Ecotour from Melbourne

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2668
  • 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$99.73
From
$99.73
Take in breathtaking sights of long sandy beaches and dramatic cliffs on this guided, full-day tour of Australia’s Great Ocean Road. See some of the most spectacular coastal scenery on Earth, including the Twelve Apostles limestone stacks and Gibson's Steps, site of historic cliff lines. Bushwalk in Great Otway National Park and try out your koala-spotting skills. Travel in a deluxe mini-coach with a small group for a relaxing, personalized experience.
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* A traveler said: "Absolutely brilliant. We had am amazing day. It was so full on, and well timed. Our tour guide, Corey, was just brilliant. What a lovely young man. He should get a job in New Zealand. 😊. The weather was cold and wet, but it did not dampen our sprits."


The Official

The Official "Neighbours" Tour of Ramsay Street

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262
  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$75.35
From
$75.35
Everybody needs good neighbors! Take a walk down Ramsay Street, where the dramas unfold every day on the set of Australia's longest-running soap opera, 'Neighbours.' On this official tour, see the actual houses and the street and see the exterior of the sets at the Neighbours Studios. If you're lucky, you may even see the film crew in action!
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* A traveler said: "Enjoyed every minute of it and our driver Chris kept the mood going. Because of the coronavirus they have cancelled the meet and greet. But they made up for it allowing us to see the set etc."


Melbourne Lanes and Arcades Walking Tour

Melbourne Lanes and Arcades Walking Tour

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295
  • 3 to 4 hours
  • Taking safety measures
From
$73.13
From
$73.13
Explore Melbourne’s charming laneways and opulent arcades on a small-group walking tour. Uncovered tucked-away gems like specialty boutiques and local fashion designers, and savor Melbourne’s cafĂ© culture with a stop for coffee or tea, a chocolate tasting and an optional lunch at a local eatery. Tour numbers are limited to eight people to ensure a personalized experience.
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* A traveler said: "Thoroughly enjoyed our tour. Our guide Fiona was so knowledgeable and engaging. Loved discovering the art in the laneways and the beautiful arcades and their history."


Melbourne Sports Experience + Free MCG Tour

Melbourne Sports Experience + Free MCG Tour

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2
  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$78.01
From
$78.01
Starting from the heart of the city we walk along the Yarra River into Melbourne's world famous sporting precinct exploring over 150 years of sports history ranging from the Olympics, cricket, Australian football, rugby, tennis through to horseracing, F1, surfing and golf. We finish with a guided tour inside the MCG, visiting behind the scenes locations such as the players change rooms, the famous Long Room and the media centre.
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* A traveler said: "Paul was a great tour guide around the stadia with insights and anecdotes from decades ago to present day, spanning everything from Tennis to Cricket to AFL to Water Polo in the 56 Olympics and the notorious Blood in the Water! It was the perfect complement to the MCG tour that in itself was fascinating hearing from an MCC member who was a wealth of knowledge as we explored the stadium for an inside look at changing rooms, to player viewing area as well as getting on the ground. All in all great fun with some good laughs along the way."


Queen Victoria Market Ultimate Foodie Tour

Queen Victoria Market Ultimate Foodie Tour

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135
  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$65.75
From
$65.75
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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* A traveler said: "Really enjoyed this tour! We learned so much about the history of Melbourne and the public market. The food we tried was amazing!! Our guide was so knowledgeable and delightful! This is the only way to really learn about the market and really appreciate it. A fantastic activity in Melbourne!!"


Melbourne Airport Shuttle: Airport to Melbourne CBD One-Way

Melbourne Airport Shuttle: Airport to Melbourne CBD One-Way

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76
  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$18.47
From
$18.47
Book an airport shuttle and take the stress out of getting to and from Melbourne airport. For cost effective, reliable and professional service, look no further. This shuttle service operates to and from Melbourne Airport to Melbourne City and a 1.8-mile (3km) radius, 365 days a year.
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* A traveler said: "All good and ready to go with a quick pick up. Commute time is very busy in the CBD with construction."


Melbourne Walking Tour: Uncover Hidden Laneway Bars

Melbourne Walking Tour: Uncover Hidden Laneway Bars

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331
  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$50.97
From
$50.97
Sip your choice of drinks on a "hidden" bar walking tour in Melbourne. Stroll with your guide to four locations for cocktails, Australian wine and beer, stopping into a classic pub, a speakeasy-style cocktail bar tucked into the laneway, a wine bar with options from the nearby Yarra Valley, and a fourth bar that will be selected by your guide depending on your group’s interests. You'll learn about Melbourne's bar scene and local history, and get tips for additional places to visit on your own. 
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* A traveler said: "We would never have known about the little bars we visited if we hadn’t participated in tour! Loved every aspect of it, not rushed and plenty of time to enjoy the location and choice of alcohol. Would not hesitate to recommend to anyone wanting to experience something a little different"


Laneways of Melbourne

Laneways of Melbourne

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67
  • 2 hours 45 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$62.24
From
$62.24
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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* A traveler said: "A wonderful experience on a cold winter morning, visiting places I never would have imagined were there. Hearing stories of Melbourne and Melbourne’s history, visiting laneways, galleries, and Art Deco Buildings, immersed in the secret treasures of Melbourne city. Thank you"


Melbourne Historical Walking Tour: Crime, Gangsters & Lolly Shops

Melbourne Historical Walking Tour: Crime, Gangsters & Lolly Shops

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28
  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$23.64
From
$23.64
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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* A traveler said: "It’s great having a true enthusiast in the subject matter sharing their passion with you. He brought to life images of a bygone era and was able to link the stories to the few remaining buildings in the area from that era."


Central Melbourne Walking Tour

Central Melbourne Walking Tour

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496
  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$36.94
From
$36.94
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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* A traveler said: "We joined the walking tour with Erica in Federation Square and from there toured the waterfront, laneways arcades and streets of CBD. Erica was passionate and knowledgeable about Melbourne and having a small group of 8 allowed us to ask questions. Thoroughly enjoyable intro to Melbourne. Highly recommend."


Foodies Bucket List - Walking Tour

Foodies Bucket List - Walking Tour

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94
  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$117.46
From
$117.46
Taste your way around Melbourne on the ultimate foodie tour. Discover a variety of cuisines including Spanish, Asian Fusion, and Contemporary Australian, as you traverse the city. Learn about Melbourne’s vibrant history and how it became one of the world’s food capitals from your informative guide. Sample several dishes during this tour with a group of eight guests or less, to ensure an intimate and personalized experience.
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* A traveler said: "We had a wonderful food tour of Melbourne. Our guide was very knowledgable as we walked through the heart of the entertainment area and we visited 3 restaurants each providing a variety of samples of their cuisine which represented the leading styles in Melbourne. We also visited a wonderful cheese shop and gelato shop. We have just started doing foodie tours and found this a wonderful way to gain local insight while having amazing foods. Highly recommend."


Melbourne's Boozy History & Hidden Bars

Melbourne's Boozy History & Hidden Bars

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67
  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$95.30
From
$95.30
Boozy History and Hidden Bars covers the best of the City in three hours: our famous laneways, our coolest bars and our fascinating history. Why do three different tours, when you can get the best of Melbourne in just one! Explore Melbourne’s famous laneways, home to some of our most interesting places. This is the side of Melbourne most tourists (and even some locals!) never see. Learn about Melbourne’s love affair with drinking, the persecution of barmaids, our booziest Police Commissioner, secret men’s clubs and much more. Discover three amazing laneway bars. You'll also receive a free mystery gift to celebrate your time with us. Photos of your tour can also be provided at no extra charge.
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Melbourne Ghost Tour

Melbourne Ghost Tour

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51
  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$26.59
From
$26.59
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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* A traveler said: "We really enjoyed the ghost tour. We’ve been coming to Melbourne a few times a year for 17 years and it’s good to learn more about the history of Melbourne and it’s people. The tour is a great opportunity to walk up and down the little back streets that we’ve hardly even noticed in the past. Ash was our tour guide and she did an awesome job. The weather was great too which made the experience perfect. Great job Ash đŸ‘đŸ»đŸ˜"


Fitzroy True Crime Walking Tour

Fitzroy True Crime Walking Tour

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48
  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$23.64
From
$23.64
Take a walk through Melbourne's seedy side on a true crime tour of Fitzroy, once the city’s most dangerous and notorious district. Feel transported back to the turn of the 20th century while a historian guide shares the dark deeds of thieves, murderers, gang bosses, pimps, and other scoundrels who once stalked the streets. Meet these hardened criminals through a booklet with historic photos that bring the chilling stories to life.
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Afternoon in Melbourne: Small Group Booze and History Tour

Afternoon in Melbourne: Small Group Booze and History Tour

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31
  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$37.40
From
$37.40
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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* A traveler said: "Thank you Nicole for a great afternoon in some hidden bars with a bit of history learnt along the way. Also, thanks for the tips for future visits."


Private Tour: Melbourne City Discovery

Private Tour: Melbourne City Discovery

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31
  • 4 hours
From
$196.50
Price varies by group size
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$196.50
Price varies by group size
Explore vibrant, multi-cultural Melbourne with a private guide and an itinerary customised to suit your interests. Admire architectural landmarks like the Town Hall, St Paul’s Cathedral and Parliament House; learn about the city’s fascinating colonial history; or stroll around the idyllic botanical gardens. Alternatively, visit beachside St Kilda, browse the shops of the Block Arcade or Chapel Street, or discover ‘Little Italy’ in the Carlton district. This 4-hour tour includes hotel pick-up and morning tea.
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* A traveler said: "On this city tour we had Ricarda, once again, as our driver/guide. She was flexible, knowledgeable, and a great person to talk to. We hit the high spots of the city and ended up at the beach for a walk and a great tea at a popular local café. This is an easy, leisurely way to get an overview of the city."


3-Hour Guided Hidden Bars and History Tour at Melbourne

3-Hour Guided Hidden Bars and History Tour at Melbourne

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28
  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$65.75
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$65.75
Enjoy a unique night on the town in Melbourne without braving the crowds in the city’s popular laneway and rooftop bars. On this intimate small-group tour, visit three exclusive secret bars dotted around the inner city. Enjoy complimentary cocktails in these hidden establishments and immerse yourself in this throwback to the ‘sly grogging’ restaurants and bars of 19th century Melbourne.
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* A traveler said: "A great way to tour the city with some interesting history. Taylor was friendly and knowledgeable, and showed us some hidden bars I wouldn't have found otherwise."


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

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

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22
  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$75.57
From
$75.57
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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* A traveler said: "An incredible experience. Our guide Joseph was super knowledgeable and made the night really fun. We rated this tour highly, recommend for all beer lovers. Lots of experimental beers tasted, don’t go expecting to drink what you know."


Sports Tour of Melbourne with MCG Tour and Australian Sports Museum Access
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$50.97
Explore the stadiums, sports history, and get a behind the scenes look at the Melbourne Cricket Ground during this half-day, guided walking tour made with sports fans in mind. Discover two decades of athletic history in the city that has been named sports capital of the world four times. Visit arenas, stadiums including the Olympic Park and get the inside scoop on popular events like the Australian Open.
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* A traveler said: "Our guide was extremely knowledgeable and interesting. We highly recommend this tour to sporting enthusiasts!!"


Melbourne Sports Walking Tour

Melbourne Sports Walking Tour

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7
  • 1 hour 30 minutes to 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$13.30
From
$13.30
Immerser yourself in nearly 200-years of sports and sports history during this guided, small-group walking tour designed for those who love all things athletic. See the National Tennis Center where the Australian Open is played and make a stop at important stadiums and arenas as well as the Olympic Park, AAMI Park and more.
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2-Day Melbourne to Adelaide Tour: Great Ocean Road and Grampians One Way Trip

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

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7
  • 2 days
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$240.09
From
$240.09
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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The Unique Phillip Island - English Speaking Guide

The Unique Phillip Island - English Speaking Guide

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7
  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$151.44
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$151.44
Experience the natural landscape of Phillip Island without the stress of planning on a day tour with round-trip transport from your Melbourne accommodation. In addition to navigating, your guide provides little-known facts about the island’s history and wildlife. Visit secluded locations including farms and beaches for the opportunity to spot a range of animals, from kangaroos to penguins. All entrance fees and complimentary water are included.
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