Best of Melbourne Tour

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The 'Best of Melbourne' tour is exactly that! It commences with a relaxing and scenic cruise on the Yarra River followed by a coach tour of Melbourne's highlights and completed with a sumptuous dinner aboard The Colonial Tramcar Restaurant.

Best of Melbourne Tour
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Group booking discount

Tour Highlights

  • River Cruise
  • Bolte Bridge
  • National Tennis Centre
  • Colonial Tramcar Restaurant
  • West Gate Bridge
  • Elwood and Brighton

Tour Info

Code GL-352
  • Coach Tour
Duration 1 Day
Price From $
Vehicle Coach
Suitability Open Age
Start Melbourne @ 12.00pm
Finish Melbourne @ 05.30 pm
Travel Insurance Required

Day :1 Melbourne city

Our unique Best of Melbourne tour is a showcase of Melbourne's charm. Enjoy a gourmet boxed lunch as you cruise the Yarra River taking in the sights of the city from a different perspective. Our coach tour will then show you a side of Melbourne that will give you a better insight into our way of life visiting the Botanic Gardens, Acland Street in St Kilda and Brighton Beach bathing boxes. Complete your day with an unforgettable experience of dining in a 1927 Colonial Tramcar Restaurant where a sumptuous three course dinner with beverages is served.

** River Cruise

Cruise along on the Yarra River and take in the spectacular city scenery with live commentary

Experience our early settlement days with views of the barque "Polly Woodside"

See the West Gate Bridge

** Coach Tour

Melbourne Cricket Ground

Sporting Precinct - National Tennis Centre

Stroll the Royal Botanic Gardens, walk by the lake or enjoy afternoon tea (own expense) at the cafe

Kings Domain Gardens

The Shrine of Remembrance with great views back to the city

Southbank Arts Centre

Waterfront development of the Docklands

Bolte Bridge with its spectacular city overview

Port Melbourne by the sea

Visit Acland Street in St Kilda and take in the range of eateries, cafes, restaurants and world famous patisseries

Enjoy a local speciality of continental cake (own expense)

Pass the upmarket suburbs of Elwood and Brighton

Brighton bathing boxes with their colourful facades (photo stop)

Brighton main street

Lively Fitzroy Street in St Kilda with its restaurant and bars

Albert Park Lake, the home of the Australian Formula 1 Grand Prix

** Colonial Tramcar Restaurant

An unforgettable experience of dining in the 1927 Colonial Tramcar Restaurant as it cruises Melbourne's streets

A sumptuous three course dinner including beverages


  • Late bookings are subject to availability. Hotel drop-offs are not available on this tour.
  • Departs Daily except Mon and Wed
  • Departs: 12pm (From our office at the corner of Flinders and Russell Streets)
  • Returns: 5.30pm (to Normanby Road near Crown Casino)


  • River cruise
  • gourmet boxed lunch with drink
  • three course dinner aboard Tramcar Restaurant  
  • free Wi-Fi on coach (subject to availability)

Lunch Options

Lunch choices are required at time of booking. Please state in notes section when checking out which of these three options you would like for lunch:

  • Beef - Focaccia with roasted beef, mozzarella, tomato, avocado and basil pesto
  • Chicken - Chapatis wrapped with Tandoori chicken, red onion, baby spinach and seasonal vegetables
  • Veg - Focaccia with eggplant, zucchini, roasted pacific red capsicum, pumpkin, basil pesto and feta cheese

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