Get a whole new and different experience of Melbourne and surrounding countryside. Travel with us in our unique “convertible” Mercedes Benz small bus – fullview glass see-through roof or open top(for warm summer days). This gives you a spectacular 180° view of the journey no other tour operator can offer. If it is really hot, we have a roof sun screen for protection.

Tour Highlights

  • Travel along some of Melbourne’s famous tree-lined streets, see city parks and gardens, cathedrals and churches and the contrast between the old and new buildings
  • See the diversity of marvellous Melbourne and what is has to offer
  • Drive alongside the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) and then between the other sports stadiums forming the Olympic Park complex
  • Pass the Arts Complex and stop at the Shrine of Remembrance
  • Travel along the Yarra River and drive slowly through the leafy subursbs of South Yarra and Toorak to view some of the million dollar mansions
  • Short drive to the beautiful Dandenong Ranges
  • Enjoy a delicious lunch in a restaurant in the Dandenong Ranges (5 courses to choose from) with tea or coffee and a complimentary glass of beer or wine
  • Hand feed the colourful local birds
  • Optional, take a short easy walk amongst the towering Mountain Ash trees, fern gullies and habitat of the elusive lyrebird
  • We then have a short drive through some of Victoria’s most picturesque countryside and quaint villages known for their arts and crafts

We then give you many choices:

  • Visit William Ricketts Sanctuary
  • Stop and browse around at Olinda arts and crafts village
  • Take in the spectacular views from a stop at the “Arthur Streeton” lookout, see the Yarra Valley and the start of the Great Dividing Range
  • Heading back to Melbourne we take you off the main freeway and travel along the Yarra Boulevard to see magnificent homes and gardens and views of the city

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  • Small groups – a maximum of 10 passengers
  • Also do as Private Tours
  • Ideal for Cruise Ship Passengers
  • A relaxed no rush tour
  • Go to places no other day tour operators visit
  • Travel along roads and through countryside not visited by other day tour operators
  • Friendly and Professional service
  • Benefit from the owner’s local knowledge of the area
  • Lunch and complimentary wine/beer included in cost
  • Air-conditioned / heated small luxury buses

Late Start – Have time to sleep in. Back in time for dinner and evening entertainment…

 

Cost

                $AUD 115 Per Person – includes all of the above

 

Enquire about our multi-tour and group discounts

 

Departure and Return Times

  • Departs city at approx. 10.45AM
  • Returns at approx. 4.00PM

Booking Information

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As seen on TV's Getaway Program

Melbourne Cityscape

Flinders Street Station

Shrine of Rememberance

View through the clear roof

Rosella

Olinda Village