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Private Tour: Melbourne City Discovery provided by Oceania Tours & Safaris

Private Tour: Melbourne City Discovery

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RM 852.44
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2 adults
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Explore Melbourne your way on a private tour that comes with the flexibility to tailor your itinerary according to your interests. Designed with first-time and time-pressed visitors in mind, this personalized sightseeing tour can cover architectural highlights, natural landscapes, sporting stadiums, or a mixture of everything. Plus, a private guide ensures you get undivided attention and tailored recommendations.
  • Explore Melbourne at your own pace on a private tour
  • Create a sightseeing itinerary that suits you
  • A great introduction for first-time visitors
  • Your private guide offers personalized recommendations for the rest of your trip
Important Information
Departure Point
Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • Transport by private vehicle
  • Local guide/driver
  • Live commentary on board
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off (selected hotels only)
  • Coffee and/or Tea
  • Lunch
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Adult pricing applies to all travelers 4yrs and above
  • Infants 0-3yrs please request car seat at time of booking
  • This tour is available in English, German Italian or Spanish (plus Portuguese subject to availability)
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Infant seats available
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
If you cancel at least 3 days in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee. If you cancel within 2 days of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.
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SusieL wrote a review Mar 2020
2 contributions1 helpful vote
This half day tour of Melbourne was very enjoyable. Fred was an excellent guide and gave us many ideas of what to see and do over the next couple of days. His stories along the way kept up entertained the entire time. I only wish he could have been our guide for the Phillip
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Date of experience: March 2020
1 Helpful vote
Response from Sebastian_Oceania, Manager at Private Tour: Melbourne City Discovery
Responded 26 Mar 2020
Thank you for your positive review of our city tour Suzie and/or Kirk. Melbourne certainly offers lots of highlights and Fred always loves to share them with our guests. I'm certain he will appreciate your photo of him next to his favourite tree 😊
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Norma M wrote a review Feb 2020
Melbourne, Australia24 contributions22 helpful votes
Who would have thought that doing a tour in your own city would be so enjoyable. Fred is a natural communicator and is so entertaining and professional. I can not recommend more highly a tour by Fred for everyone living right here in this the most beautiful of cities, or for
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1 Helpful vote
Response from Sebastian_Oceania, Manager at Private Tour: Melbourne City Discovery
Responded 18 Feb 2020
Thank you for your enlightening review Norma. It is quite common for people to not even realise the many hidden gems in their own back yard and we are so pleased to see that our city tour was such an amazing experience for you. We will certainly pass on your kind words to Fred
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Ana Laura G wrote a review Jan 2020
1 contribution1 helpful vote
Excellent tour ! Very satisfied with Eliseo!!!! He was very helpful and gave us a great tour around the city !
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Date of experience: January 2020
1 Helpful vote
Response from Sebastian_Oceania, Manager at Private Tour: Melbourne City Discovery
Responded 13 Jan 2020
Thank you for your review of our highly popular city tour of Melbourne. We hope the rest of your journey throughout our amazing country is just as memorable
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Stay184325 wrote a review Jul 2019
1 contribution
Very informative for a half day tour. Lots of sights and could be customized to your needs. Small van was used for the private tour. Coffee or tea stop was included with a pastry shop.
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Date of experience: July 2019
Response from Sebastian_Oceania, General Manager at Private Tour: Melbourne City Discovery
Responded 21 Jul 2019
Thank you for taking the time to review your half-day tour with Oceania Tours. Our expert guides always work hard to deliver a tour to suit the needs of their passengers. We wish you all the best for your onwards journey and look forward to seeing you again when you are next in Melbourne.
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Nicmacco wrote a review Aug 2018
Denver, Colorado41 contributions50 helpful votes
What a fun guy...make sure you are rested and have had your coffee because Fred is full of energy! We were on the last leg of our Australian adventure and into our second day in Melbourne and had the 4 hour city tour which worked out great. Fred gave us the 4 hour lay of the
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Date of experience: August 2018
1 Helpful vote
Response from Sebastian_Oceania, Propriétaire at Private Tour: Melbourne City Discovery
Responded 25 Aug 2018
Fabulous to hear that you got the most out of your 4 day tour with Oceania. Thanks so much for the review of your Melbourne Tour with Fred, we hope you enjoy the rest of your travels.
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About the operator

Don’t take it from us – here’s what people have to say about this operator.

By: Oceania Tours & Safaris
Amazing private trip to Philips Island and excellent guide, Fred.
This was the best trip of my life. I joined this tour on Friday, 22 January 2021. It was a fantastic tour ever esp
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It was a great experience!
The wine tour was an amazing experience! Fred has been an the best tour guide we could get. His stories make the tr
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Little Wonder
A fantastic day tour to Phillip island with my friendly private tour guide Fred. Wonderful experience to watch the
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An amazing tour
On a pitspot trip of Melbourne, our tour guide Fred really showed us everything amazing it had to offer and all the
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A Trip of Perfection
A remarkable and exceptional experience with wows, laughs, delightfulness and enjoyment were created by one of the
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Amazing day trip *special thanks to Fred* ❤️
Thanks to Fred we had an amazing day trip to Phillip Island. We were his first tour since February (damn covid!) an
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Highlight of our five week NZ/Australian holiday
First off, our guide Fred, should run for PM of Australia. He never ran out of stories during the entire day and h
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Phillips Island and Penguin March
Iliesea was an outstanding guide, driver and host. He briefed us on our itinerary, time to travel and what to expec
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The little penguins were worth the wait...
Our tour guide and driver Fred is an absolute hoot. Very funny, very knowledgeable on the penguins and the whole a
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Breathtaking Views all day long!
Our group had 3 busses and We were fortunate to get the smallest bus with a thoughtful and knowledgeable driver Ric
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Memorable Tour!
Fred is an exceptional tour guide. He clearly loves what he does and made the tour so much more fun.
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A Truly Breathtaking Experience
We went on the two-day trip to explore what Melbourne has to offer outside of the City, the Trip with our guide Fre
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Highlight of our trip!
Melbourne itself is so exquisite and breathtaking but having a tour by Fred makes the city come alive! Accommodatin
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Beja R
A very special tour with Fred
With tourism greatly reduced in Australia, my husband and I were very fortunate to accidentally end up with a priva
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Fred’s the best!
Our tour guide Fred was amazing, so in love with his City and ready to tell us everything we needed to know about M
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Key Details
  • St Paul's Cathedral, Yarra River, and 3 more
  • Duration: 4h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 3 days in advance
  • Instant Confirmation
  • Pickup offered
  • Languages Offered: English, German, Italian, Spanish
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