Explore the best of Melbourne on a coach tour of the charming city. Drive past attractions like the Parliament House, the Melbourne Cricket Ground, the Formula 1 Grand Prix track and Queen Victoria Market. Explore the picturesque Fitzroy Gardens boasting English elms, flowerbeds, expansive lawns, strange fountains and a creek. Visit the Shrine of Remembrance, one of the largest memorials in the country. Also included in the ticket is admission to the Eureka Tower Observation Deck, from where you can admire stunning 360 degree views of Melbourne!
Upgrade your package to include a Yarra River Cruise and see the enormous Crown Casino, the Melbourne Aquarium and some great Melbourne views from a new perspective.
You will be picked up from your hotel at the scheduled time in the morning for the start of the tour. Explore the modern shopping malls and boutique stores in Melbourne’s City Centre. Melbourne is considered the shopping capital of Australia.
See the iconic Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) which hosts Aussie Rules football and is the birthplace of Test Cricket. Enjoy a drive past Rod Laver Arena, the venue for the Australian Open Tennis Tournament and into Albert Park to see the Formula 1 Grand Prix track.
See the imposing Parliament House, the largest 19th century building in Australia and one of the finest examples of architecture from that period anywhere in the world. Drive past another major landmark in Australia, the Queen Victoria Market. The market has the distinction of being the only surviving 19th century market in the CBD and is also the largest open-air market in the Southern Hemisphere.
Hop off the bus and explore the picturesque Fitzroy Gardens, 26 hectares of Melbourne's beautiful backyard, lined with English elms, flowerbeds, expansive lawns, strange fountains and a creek. Visit the Conservatory for its incredible floral display, or the quaint Tudor Village. See the original home of Captain James Cook’s parents, restored, maintained and filled with furniture from the period. Explore the cottage (own expense) and step back in time to the 1700s.
Pay a visit to one of the largest memorials in the country and Melbourne’s most recognised landmark, the Shrine of Remembrance, dedicated to the men and women of Australia who served in the First World War. Make your own way back to the hotel after the tour.
Admission to Eureka Tower Observation Deck:
Admire the spectacular aerial views of Melbourne with a visit to Eureka Skydeck 88 — the highest viewing platform in the Southern Hemisphere.
Enjoy a Yarra River cruise and discover a great deal about Melbourne’s rich maritime history as you meander past the 19th century sailing ship ‘Polly Woodside’, the docklands and wharfs. You’ll also see the enormous Crown Casino, the Melbourne Aquarium and some great city views from a new perspective.
Hotel pick-up Transportation in an air-conditioned coach Entry to Eureka Tower Observation Deck Cruise (optional) Experienced Driver Guides Comprehensive commentary
Hotel drop-off Meals
The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details and local telephone numbers at the destination. They will happily answer any logistical questions you may have.
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