Melbourne City Tour: Sporting Icons and the Bayside
Breathe in the glamour, beauty and the views. Appreciate the heritage. See the color and artistry. Be touched by the idyllic village atmosphere of Melbourne’s south. This tour showcases one of the world’s best sporting precincts and the attractions of Bayside Melbourne. After completing Bayside district, finish off with a visit to the South Melbourne Market where you can sample food from Oysters to Cheese, enjoy a tea/coffee and cake. You will be left with incredible memories of Melbourne.
Melbourne is known as the Sports Capital of Australia.
Start your day driving past the National Tennis Centre and MCG, iconic Melbourne sports stadiums. Inspect the home of the first Australian Open Tennis Tournament and complete a circuit of the Albert Park Formula 1 Grand Prix Track.
Next, take a walk along “funky” Acland Street, St Kilda, engage with up market Church Street Brighton Shopping Centre. You'll explore the artistic Brighton Beach Bathing Boxes, experience the best residential street in the southern suburbs and view the trendy St Kilda Beach.
Continue along Melbourne’s appealing beachside panorama to the inner city to enjoy the South Melbourne Market, taste freshly shucked Oysters, The Cheese or just stroll and take in the ambience of the many stalls (own expense). This is a must see market for all ages.