Highlights and Jewish Heritage of Melbourne - full day tour

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Tour Number

Activity Level

365804


Categories

First Time Visitor, Museums / Culture, Religious Heritage, Shore Excursion

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes. This tour can easily be modified to suit families and children

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 2

Language(s)

explanation

English (fluent), Hebrew (fluent)

Private tour or shore excursion


This day tour will show you not only the main tourist attractions, but also Melbourne's hidden gems and Jewish highlights.
Visit the world heritage listed Royal Exhibition Buildings, inspiring Shrine of Remembrance, Royal Botanical Gardens, beautiful Block Arcade, interesting laneways and exciting street art and then visit the Jewish Museum of Australia and the Jewish area to learn about Australia's vibrant Jewish culture
Your experienced guide will explain the history, unique features and interesting stories of each site and show you today's Melbourne.

This private tour is specifically designed for people with limited time in Melbourne who want to get to know the city but also see a bit of the Jewish life

Itinerary

We start with a short drive around Melbourne for some orientation and see the Royal Exhibition Buildings, The magnificent view from the Shrine of Remembrance and the Royal Botanical gardens.
We travel by tram to Federation Square and the Yarra River for a short walking tour to see some of the famous street art and fascinating and beautiful lanes and arcades.
After leaving the city we will travel to St Kilda to visit the Jewish museum of Australia and the Jewish area, if time allows we may see inside one of Melbourne's synagogues.

During the day we can choose where to stop for refreshments and lunch, depending on your preferences.

Meeting Point + Tour Duration

Meeting Point Options: Rail or Bus Station, Cruise Ship Port, Hotel, Address or Intersection, Monument/Building

Duration: 8 hours

Please note this tour does not run on Saturdays as many of the sites are closed.
On Monday the Australian Jewish Museum is closed so we will visit other sights

Transportation

Transport is by private sedan, Melbourne;s famous trams and a short walk

What’s Included

  • Guiding Services
  • Private Transportation
  • Public Transportation Tickets
  • Admission Tickets

Other: Transportation by private car outside the city and by tram within the city
Museum entrances
Bottled water

Estimated Local Cash Needed

50 AUD - Lunch at one of Melbourne's wonderful cafes, if you would like.

What’s Extra

Other: Lunch, souvenirs etc. at clients discretion

A Recent Review of this tour

Fabulous day and even better guide. Shelley is well organized, knowledgeable and interested in you as a guest and weaving your interests in to the beauty and texture of Melbourne and the Jewish Community. It made us not want to leave Australia or Melbourne.
Barry G.

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    Tour Price

    683 USD(for up to 2 people) (duration: 8 hours) deposit ?

  • Tour Number

    Activity Level

    365804


    Categories

    First Time Visitor, Museums / Culture, Religious Heritage, Shore Excursion

    Details

    Kid Friendly: Yes. This tour can easily be modified to suit families and children

    Friendly: No.

    Maximum travelers: 2

    Language(s)

    explanation

    English (fluent), Hebrew (fluent)

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