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

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Melbourne VIC 3004, AustraliaCorner Russell Street and Flinders Street (Eastern side of Federation Square)
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  • Pass by Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG)
  • 1
    Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria
    Stop: 55 minutes -
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    Pass by Marvel Stadium
  • 2
    Brighton Beach
    Stop: 10 minutes -
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  • 3
    Acland Street Village
    Stop: 55 minutes -
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    Pass by Albert Park Lake
You'll return to the starting point
    Important Information
    Departure Point
    MELBOURNE DAY TOUR CENTRE, Melbourne VIC 3004, Australia
    Departure Time
    12:00 PM
    5h 30m
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    • Professional Driver/guide
    • Hotel drop off
    • Sightseeing Yarra River Cruise
    • Premium Air-conditioned Touring Coach
    • Free Wi-Fi on board
    • Food and drinks, unless specified
    • Hotel pickup
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • For those who have chosen the lunch option. Please advise of your choice when booking: pork, chicken or vegetarian
    • Wheelchair accessible
    • Stroller accessible
    • Service animals allowed
    • Near public transportation
    • Infants must sit on laps
    • Infant seats available
    • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 26 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    This trip was booked for my parents who are older and have travelled to Melbourne previously. They felt that the guides were knowledgeable and friendly, and took the time to explain the sights well. As they are older, they felt that the tour should have warned that there
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    A great way to see some of the surrounding suburbs of CBD and travel past City highlights. Our bus driver, Russell, provided interesting and knowledgeable descriptions in a friendly and entertaining manner. The river cruise was an added extra and very enjoyable also.
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    Our afternoon tour started with a one hour boat cruise, on a large spacious vessel, down the Yarra River to the Docklands and return. Great commentary and it provided a good view of city sites and buildings. We then had a two hour plus bus tour around the outer city, past the
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    Overall the tour was excellent. The river cruise was so so but that was likely because of the cool and rainy weather. The bus portion of the tour was excellent with multiple drop offs that were much appreciated including the time at the botanical gardens and in St. Kilda. We
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    A relaxing way to know melbourne backwater and highwater.A must to itenary.Would not complete if not takenup..
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    About the operator
    By: Gray Line Melbourne
    1,217 reviews
    Certificate of Excellence
    A pleasant trip to the Great Ocean Road
    We visited the Great Ocean Road on 27/12/2019. The tour started early and it was a great day! The driver was nice
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    an unforgettable trip
    The tour started at 12:30; we visited a farm, a koala reserve and finally saw the cute little penguins. The tour
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    Exceptional Tour
    This tour is probably the best tour we have ever done any where in the world. Not only were all the stops great
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    Phillip Island Penguin Parade tour
    Our day with James as our tour guide was excellent. He did Gray Line proud. James was humorous, pleasant,
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    H M
    Sydney, Australia
    Nice day trip with interesting destinations
    This trip was booked for my parents who are older and have travelled to Melbourne previously. They felt that
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    Kudos to Ben H
    We took the Phillip island tour & the penguin parade. Highlight of our trip were not just the penguins but also
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    Carly S
    Buffalo, New York
    Wonderful time !
    I would highly recommend this excursion on your trip to Melbourne! It is truly an amazing experience. If you get
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    Monterey, California
    Big Ben was wonderful- very informative- gave numerous tips - helped me with my Gluten/Dairy Free diets- safe
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    Severna Park, Maryland
    Wonderful Day at the Penguin Parade, Warrook Farm and Koala Sanctuary
    Though we booked online through ATTKings, our tour was run through Grayline leaving from Federation Square. Our
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    Thanks Grayline your team is awesome
    I have visited Great ocean Road along Ben Hatch a young driver he was Gem. Explain everything and he was humble
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    Self Drive for a walk on the Beach
    Parking: The Beach do have a carpark at Aus$6 per half. Parking attendant can be seen every half or hour. Please
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    Ingenue C
    Lee's Summit, Missouri
    Breathtaking views
    First kudos to James- phenomenal tour driver. A true Melbournian. A wealth of knowledge and awesome sense of
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    Dubai, United Arab Emirates
    Wonderful experience and very professional staff on both GrayLine and Nature parks at the Philip island. Big
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    Shipley, United Kingdom
    Family vs Couples and Singles Experience
    This is my second time taking tour as I wanted to share it with different family members. The tour guide, Adrian,
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    Very nice experience and well coordinated! Excellent guide come driver. Energetic and professional drive.
    Don’t miss to use gray line tours they provide excellent service and their drivers are awesome 👏 well planned and
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    • Duration: 5h 30m
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