Melbourne Shore Excursions
Tours for Two Private Tours provide Melbourne Shore Excursions, private and public tour options to Melbourne City Centre and surrounds.
Detailed below is a proposed itinerary for Melbourne Shore Excursions. All tour options include transfers at agreed times from Station Pier, Port Melbourne. Please note that our luxury Mercedes vehicles can accommodate up to 7 guests. Cruiseship guests to Melbourne will enjoy a day that explores the vibrancy of this great city. This tour is designed to provide guests with an insight into the beauty of Melbourne as we stop at the beach to view the famous bathing boxes, visit Australian Wildlife and enjoy a lunch at a winery at a world class wine region, the Mornington Peninsula. The Mornington Peninsula is a popular beach playground for Melbourne people, foodies and wine lovers alike. We finish the day with the sights of Melbourne including the sporting precinct and return you to Station Pier at your requested time. Do you want to see something else to find out why Melbourne is considered the most liveable city?, we can build an itinerary for you too.
Proposed Shore Excursion Itinerary
8am Pick up from Port (Station Pier Port Melbourne) The exact pick up location will be confirmed upon booking
815am Travel to Moonlit Sanctuary Wildlife Conservation Park via beach suburbs, St Kilda, Black Rock, Sandringham, Brighton and include a beach stop at the popular Brighton Bathing Boxes where you can take photos and walk along the beach. The 82 Bathing boxes present a stunning view on the forshore and were built in the early 1900’s.
Moonlit Sanctuary Wildlife Conservation Park
10am-11.30am Moonlit Sanctuary, located 60 minutes south east of Melbourne is 25 acres of Australian wildlife. Feed kangaroos, Koala encounter (subject to timing) Meet wombats, dingoes and walk the beautiful grounds. Winner of the Victorian Tourism Awards in Ecotourism. Entry and any scheduled animal encounters available in the allocated time at your expense.
12.15-2pm Lunch at leading Mornington Peninsula winery, including cellar door premium wine tasting. Mornington Peninsula has three sides of water defining its location. Sea Breezes influences its maritime cool climate and fine food, wonderful wine and olive all are all produced here.
Stillwater at Crittenden’s Mornington Peninsula, Rare Hare Jackalope Hotel or Yabby Lake Mornington Peninsula
3pm Arrive to Melbourne City Centre and Sporting arenas for sightseeing commentary including National Galley of Victoria, Queen Victoria Market, St Paul’s Cathedral, Federation Square, Flinders Street Railway Station, Melbourne Cricket Ground and Rod Laver Arena Tennis Centre. Please note travel time from lunch to Melbourne City is approximately 55 minutes.
5pm Return to Port (Station Pier Port Melbourne) 5kms from City Centre
All times for Melbourne Shore Excursions are approximate and set to allow adequate time for each activity. The decision can be made on the day to lengthen or shorten time spent at each venue.
Qualified and knowledgeable local guide who is delighted to share his love of Melbourne
Mercedes Valente or Minvan depending on number of guests
WiFi enabled vehicles, bottled water all day, air conditioned
Contact Nicci Crossing
+61 3 9598 0943