Private Tour - Melbourne and a Flying Visit to the Yarra Valley Wineries


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Activity Level



City, Day Trip / Out of Town, Food and Wine, Local Experience


Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: No.
You must be able to get in and out of a car.

Maximum travelers: 4



English (fluent), German (fluent)

Historical sights of Melbourne and Flying visit to the Yarra Valley!

Patricia, your private guide, will pick you up at the entrance to Station Pier or your accommodation. We drive a short distance to the Shrine of Remembrance. We take a walk around the Shrine to learn some history.
We commence our walking tour at Federation Square. This tour encompasses the older part of the Central Business District and the Lanes. The commentary will be some history and happenings of today. We stop in one of our famous lanes for morning coffee.
For lunch we usually visit one of the favourites on the river.
After lunch we drive via the Treasury Gardens and the eastern suburbs to the Yarra Valley.
In the Yarra Valley we shall enjoy the tasting of some wonderful wines at Yering Station, the first winery in the Yarra Valley. Thereafter we visit the Yarra Valley Chocolaterie and Ice Creamery for a chocolate tasting.
We should have you back to the ship in good time for departure or back to your hotel by 6. 30pm.


Pick up from Station Pier or your hotel at 8. 00am.
Drive through to Federation Square via St Kilda, the Shrine and Alexandra Gardens.
Walk along Flinders Street to take up the Golden Mile, a historical walk within Melbourne Central Business District.
Lunch at a venue along the Yarra River.
Drive to the Yarra Valley for some wine tasting at Yering Station and a visit to Yarra Valley Chocolaterie.
Back to Station Pier in time for sailing, or to your hotel accommodation.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: At your specified location.

End location: At your specified location.

Duration: 8 hours


By air-conditioned Mitsubishi Outlander 2017 or a hired people mover.

What’s Included

Bottled water
Morning tea
Lunch, including a glass of wine
Entry fees
Ponchos in case of inclement weather
Pick up and drop off
A smile and personalized service!

Estimated Local Cash Needed

100 A$ - Extra cash required if you would like to purchase souvenirs, local chocolate or wine.

What’s Extra

Tasting fees
Chocolate tasting and afternoon tea/coffee
If you would like to purchase local wines and gourmet delights.

A Recent Review of this tour

Our half day tour of Melbourne was fabulous! Patricia is very professional, helpful, kind and knowledgeable. We give her our highest endorsement!
Carolyn Fancher

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