Panorama Garden Estate and Mornington Peninsula Hot Springs Day Trip from Melbourne
Your day trip from Melbourne includes a visit to Panorama Garden Estate, an Australian garden and wildlife reserve situated on the Mornington Peninsula developed over 18 years covering more than 25 acres. It features a large range of Australian native plants in a unique setting with panoramic views for over 100 kilometers overlooking the ocean and Port Philip bay. Spend the afternoon at the Mornington Peninsula Hot Springs relaxing in one of the 20-bathing experiences to choose from; mineral spring pools, Turkish steam bath and the cave pool.
8.30am Pickup from your hotel or central location in the central business district of Melbourne. Travel in style with personalized service in a modern 11 seater mini coaches on your way to Murrays lookout.
9.45am Arrive at Murrays lookout.
10.15am Arrive at Sunny Ridge Strawberry farm.
11.00am Arrive Panorama Garden Estate 2-hour garden tour and meet the animals. Take a tour of Panorama Wildlife Sanctuary and Secret Gardens. Meet the wallabies and rare white kangaroos, see the miniature alpacas, donkeys and Tiffany the pony and Bucky the horse as well as some of Australia’s most beautiful wild birds including parrots, galahs and cockatoos. You might even encounter the wedge tail eagles. Walk through the secret gardens and incredible 10 meter deep Crater with its boardwalk and lakes. Touch the 200 million year old petrified woods from Borneo. See the magnificent bronze life size statues of Grace and Lilli the ballerina. Walk through ferny creek and see the wizard, Fairy’s, Pixie and Tree man. See for hundreds of kilometres from the Top seat look out and the fascinating Woman of the winds.
1.00 pm Aussie smoked American Style Southern Barbecue by Red Gum barbecue, award winning great Aussie barbecue. Enjoy a great Red Gum BBQ Lunch- Australian Smoked, American Style BBQ looking out over the ocean. Pulled Pork – smoked for 12hrs. Beef Brisket – smoked for 16hrs two gourmet salads, Delicious rolls and Red Gum homemade sources. This is no ordinary lunch!
2.30pm Peninsula Hot springs. Bath House bathing. Social bathing experience with over 20 experiences to choose from. These include thermal mineral spring pools, Turkish steam bath (Hamam), cave pool, hilltop pool offering 360 degree views of the region, underground sauna, reflexology walk, massaging thermal mineral showers, family bathing area, lakeside pool and naturally landscaped bathing gully.
4.30pm Leave for Melbourne.
5.45pm Approximate time return to Melbourne