Melbourne is one of Australia’s most iconic cities.
This package includes all the ‘Must- Do’ activities for anyone arriving into this incredible city Featuring bustling coffee culture and groundbreaking art scene it is a popular stop off for travellers looking to extend their trip beyond the Sydney to Cairns route.
It’s host to heaps of amazing events throughout the year – including the Melbourne Cup, The Australia Tennis Open and even the Grand Prix. Even if you’re not in town for one of the big events there’s always heaps to see and do in Melbourne.
We’ve put together our must do Melbourne Starter Package, which pieces together some of the cities must do trips and our favourite accommodation so you can make the most of your stay!
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- Great Ocean day trip
- Phillip Island and Penguin Parade Tour
- Yarra Valley wine tour
- 5 nights accommodation at Nomads Hostel
- $40 levy
- Additional spending money
Add a Bus Pass: SAVE 10% on any of the following passes when booking together with the package
Greyhound – Sydney to Cairns Pass $479.00
Greyhound – Brisbane to Cairns Pass $365.00 (includes free Byron/Surfers Legs)
Greyhound – WHIMIT Unlimited 30 Day Pass $399.00
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We can build an itinerary taking into account the fact that you have your own transport already.
Day 1: Arrival into Australia’s pop culture capitol, start by stopping into the local Happy Travels store, where staff will give you a free map of the city and answer any questions you might have, then take the opportunity to explore the city, if art or architecture is your thing, your going to be blown away, consider stopping by federation square or southbank and the arts centre, Finish your day by checking into Nomads Melbourne before heading for a beer.
Day 2: On today’s Great Ocean Day Trip, you’re going to explore the rugged but stunning coastline of the beautiful south coast of Australia. A dip in Apollo Bay or a few selfies in front of the breathtaking 12 Apostles will see you smiling from ear to ear, before finally finishing the day with some cocktails by the water in St Kilda.
Day 3: Today your adventures take you on a Phillip Island and Penguin Parade Tour where you get shown the very best Phillip Island has to offer. Phillip Island is home to a colony of around 32,000 Little Penguins. This day will include a nature walk along Phillip Island’s stunning beaches and boardwalks, you will spend time meeting some of the local furry residents. Then at night comes the ultimate penguin experience, because on Phillip island, Each night, hundreds of penguins emerge from the surf and waddle across the beach during the “Penguin Parade”. You will get some amazing knowledge passed on by your guide throughout the day and will arrive back into melbourne with many new travel stories to tell your friends back home.
Day 4: If wineries are your thing, your going to love today as you embark on your Yarra Valley wine tour, you will spend the day seeing the sites of some of Australia’s most renowned wineries, tasting the goods and eating local fresh foods. This is a care free, hair down kinda day, go ahead and treat yourself.
Day 5: today is your final day exploring the city, if you’re a sporting fan, today is a great time to visit one of the many sporting grounds. If sports aren’t your thing, but perhaps food is more your style check out one or two of the many bars, cafes and restaurants as you laze the day away. On this your last night at Nomads Melbourne, take the opportunity to gaze at the city lights and watch the sunset by the water.