Experience the best of Melbourne, from it's trendy cafes, hidden laneways, historic arcades and it's charming atmosphere by small coach and also on a walking tour. Visit the Queen Victoria Market, St Patricks Cathedral, the Fitzroy Gardens (Captain Cook's Cottage) and see many more highlights of Melbourne city from the comfort of your premium coach. Stop for a comprehensive walking tour of the city's colorful laneways; Centre Place and Degraves Street, as well as the historic and beautiful Block and Royal Arcade. Conclude this half day morning tour at Federation Square.
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 at St Patrick's Cathedral 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.
There is then 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, you will instead visit the delightful Royal Botanic Gardens where there is time to walk around the gardens, lake or stop for some morning tea.
The tour will then conclude with a guided walking tour through the city, starting from Bourke Street Mall, travel through Block Arcade, Royal Arcade, Centre Place and Degraves Street and learn about the history and culture of Melbourne city. The tour will conclude at Melbourne's hub, Federation Square.