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Melbourne Top 10

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Welcome to the lively city of Melbourne - with our world class attractions, hidden laneways, and surrounded by stunning coastal drives, national parks and world famous wineries, there's loads to do in Melbourne... these are some of our favourites!
 

1. Sightseeing

Introduce yourself to Melbourne with the flexibility of some hop-on-hop-off style touring.  Enjoy your own pace of travel with Melbourne City Sightseeing or on board the Melbourne Visitor Shuttle
 
2. View from the top
Ascend above Melbourne to the viewing platform of the iconic Eureka Skydeck 88 for city views along the Yarra river or join a ride on the Melbourne Star - one of the world's largest observation wheels.  Tickets available from the Visitor Centre in Federation Square or Tullamarine Airport International Arrivals Hall.
 
3. Get lost in city laneways
A wander through the maze of gothic laneways will provide an eclectic mix of food, fashion and art.  Join a Hidden Secrets walking tour or Melbourne City Tour to enjoy a guided visit to the best arcades and laneways.
 
4. Wildlife Encounters
Melbourne is home to SEA LIFE Aquarium, Melbourne Zoo, Healsville Santuary and Moonlit Sanctuary.  Say hello to some of Australia's favourite locals!  Packages available to COMBINE & SAVE.
 
5. Penguin Visitors
Venture out of Melbourne city centre to visit one of the largest colonies of little penguins as they come home from sea each evening on Phillip Island. 

 
6. A special night out!
Dine on-board the famous fleet of historical tram cars known as The Colonial Tramcar Restaurant or cruise down the Yarra River as you dine onboard with Melbourne River Cruises for a special Melbourne dining experience.
 
7. The Great Ocean Road
Whether you self-drive or join a guided tour, the Great Ocean Road is a must for any visitor.  Stunning scenery along the cliff-hugging journey past many beaches, the iconic Twelve Apostles and through Port Campbell National Park will have you reaching for the camera constantly!
 
8. Gourmet Traveller
Travel further afield to the famed Yarra Vally or Mornington Peninsula to sample some local wineries and some locally grown strawberries and hand-made chocolate.  
 
9. Take a ride 
Experience the Blue Dandenong Ranges on board Puffing Billy, Australia's most notable single gauge railway and steam train, join a sunrise Global Ballooning flight high above or explore Melbourne on two wheels with Melbourne Bike Tours.
 
10. Winter wonderland
Expereince snow in Australia! Visit the alpine wonderland of Mt Buller on a one day or extended trip from Melbourne.  Enjoy skiiing, boarding, tobogganing or enjoy the picturesque village.