Private Best Of Melbourne Tour By Bicycle

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Tour Number

Activity Level

62012


Categories

Adventure / Active, City, First Time Visitor, Local Experience

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes. Children must be over 5 feet tall to use our regular bikes. We can hire non-standard bikes for guests at an additional charge.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 2

Language(s)

explanation

English (fluent)

Ride Melbourne with a local private guide


A private, fun, personalised, informative tour of Melbourne Australia taken by a friendly local. Visit Melbourne landmarks, hidden locations only a local could know, the Victoria Market, Federation Square, our central sports precinct, and indulge yourself in Melbourne's café culture. Your special interests can be catered for with advance notice. All ages and riding abilities welcome although over 5 feet (150cms) is required. Tours: 10. 00 to 2. 30pm (this is flexible) Bookings Essential.  
Price listed is for 2 persons. We can safely manage up to 8 guests at a time if you have friends that wish to join you. If so, please enquire and I will write you up a customised tour and price.
100% wet weather refund policy. Australian Tourism Accredited. Fully Insured.

Itinerary

This is so flexible. I like to give an overview of Melbourne's personality - it's coffee, cafe, sporting, arts and history.
Dependent on where the tour begins, we can see Federations Square, The National Gallery of Victoria, Ian Potter Gallery, The Shrine of Remembrance, Old Treasury Building, Parliament House, famous laneways and arcades, Brunswick St in Fitzroy*, Lygon St (Little Italy) in Carlton*, The Melbourne Museum*, The Royal Exhibition Buildings (World UNESCO site)*, and the Queen Victoria Market (closed Mon & Wed)*. Lots more. . .
We are not allowed to ride our bikes in parks in the City of Melbourne so I will point out the Royal Botanical Gardens and can only ride around it.
All of the above mentioned places can be pointed out to you for you to explore in more detail at a later time. If you have a very limited time in Melbourne, I don't mind if we go in some places, but it will be at the expense of seeing other things. (* = too far for shore excursion)

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: Please meet in front of 707 Collins Street. I will wait for you there and we can walk a short distance together to the bikes.

Or, by arrangement.

End location: Same as start location.

Duration: 4 hours 30 min.

Saturdays and Sundays by arrangement only.

Transportation

On this tour, your mode of transport is a bicycle.
It is a sturdy, well-maintained bicycle, designed for people over 5 feet tall. Price is based on 2 guests. If you have more than 2 people in your group, I can write a customised tour contract for you and each additional guest is A$100. If you are not looking for a cycle tour, please look at my other tour - Melbourne By Car and Tram. Thank you.

What’s Included

* professional experienced private guide
* 4.5 hour tour
* Map provided at conclusion of tour, marked with places you may like to visit later
* Opportunity to tailor-make your own tour
* simple to use 7-geared comfortable bicycle
* detailed safety instructions for riding in Melbourne
* Fluoro safety vest and helmet for maximum visibility & safety
* Informative Melbourne facts
* Fantastic photo opportunities

Estimated Local Cash Needed

30 Australian Dollars - This is an absolute maximum you may pay for lunch per person. I prefer to find a less expensive local cafe to take you to, but it is up to you. If you wish to visit museums etc. I suggest it is after the tour.

What’s Extra

Please bring a bottle of water with you.

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