Enjoy the best of Melbourne on this walking and sightseeing coach tour of the city's major landmarks, popular eating hot spots, laneways, arcades and trendy inner suburbs. You professional guide will take you on a coach tour to view Melbourne's iconic attractions followed by a walking tour of the cities popular laneways and arcades. This is a great tour for those with limited time to explore Melbourne or for those who are also curious to learn about the beachside suburbs of Melbourne.
Hop on board your premium coach with your experienced driver/guide and travel around the city of Melbourne. Sightseeing includes:
Lygon Street "Little Italy", Melbourne University, the beautiful Royal Exhibition Building and Melbourne Museum, Parliament House and the Princess Theatre, MCG - Melbourne Cricket Ground, the inner suburb of East Melbourne with the ornate terraced buildings and the bustling Chinatown.
This morning half-day tour also includes plenty of stops to ensure that you get the perfect holiday snap. Your first stop is a guided walking tour through the city, starting from Bourke Street Mall, travel through Block Arcade, Royal Arcade, Centre Place and Degraves Street. Learn about the history and culture of Melbourne city.
The walking tour is followed by a stop to the Fitzroy Gardens. At Fitzroy Gardens there is time to visit Captain Cook's Cottage (at own expense) or explore the flower filled conservatory in the gardens.
The tour will then conclude with time to snap up a bargain or grab a coffee and a donut at the vibrant Queen Victoria Market. There is plenty of time to walk around and take in this very cosmopolitan atmosphere. On Mondays and Wednesdays the market is closed, in lieu of this, we will extend the laneways and Fitzroy stop OR visit the MCG.
After a brief stop to get lunch (own expense), jump back on board your coach for an afternoon visiting; Melbourne Park - National Tennis Centre, Arts Centre, Docklands, Docklands Stadium, Bolte Bridge, Port Melbourne, Fashionable Elwood and Albert Park Lane.
Finish up your afternoon visiting the Shrine of Remembrance or Royal Botanic Gardens, Acland Street in St Kilda - a mix of funky bars, amazing cake shops and boutique shops and a photo stop at the colourful Brighton Beach Bathing Boxes.