Afternoon Melbourne Highlights with River Cruise

Afternoon Melbourne Highlights with River Cruise

Melbourne Highlights afternoon tour takes in a cruise on the Yarra River followed by your coach tour through the sports, arts and entertainment regions, visits our Botanic Gardens and heads to the bayside area so you can sample the Melburnian lifestyle.

Take a cruise along the Yarra River, relax and take in the scenic views before you join our afternoon Melbourne Highlights coach tour. Tour the highlights of Melbourne’s CBD such as MCG and Melbourne Park. Stretch your legs at the Royal Botanic Gardens then head through Docklands waterfront, over Bolte Bridge and scenic drive along the bay of Port Melbourne to St Kilda and Brighton. Afternoon tea stop (own expense) in trendy Acland Street known for its patisseries and a photo stop at Brighton Beach bathing boxes. This tour gives you the opportunity to sample Melbourne life like a local.

Operated by: Gray Line

Day Tour 372

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Adults

15 +

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Children

4-14 years

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$92.00

Description

Highlights of this tour

River Cruise

Cruise along the Yarra River with commentary
Pass by bluestone wharves, reminiscent of the early settlement days
360 degree views of the city skyline and bustling Southbank

Coach Tour

Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne’s most famous sports stadium
Melbourne Park – home to the National Tennis Centre and the sports precinct
Visit the Royal Botanic Gardens
Pass the Arts and Cultural Centre on Southbank
Elegant St Kilda Road
Vibrant waterfront development of the Docklands
Modern sports and events venue – Etihad Stadium
Take in a spectacular view of the city skyline from the Bolte Bridge
Port Melbourne by the sea
Beach views en-route to trendy St Kilda
Explore Acland Street in St Kilda, home to an eclectic mix of cultures
Perhaps enjoy a local favourite – afternoon tea of coffee and cake at one of the trendy cafes and world class patisseries (own expense)
Upmarket suburbs and mega houses of Elwood and Brighton
Iconic Brighton bathing boxes subject of many a tourist photo (photo stop)
Lively Fitzroy Street in St Kilda
Take a trip around Albert Park Lake – home of the Australian F1 Grand Prix

Operates
Daily (October 1 thorugh to March 31)
Daily except MON, WED (April 1 through to September 30)
Departs: 12pm (Make you own way to our office at the corner of Flinders & Russell Streets) Returns: 5.30pm
Fare Includes
River cruise and free Wi-Fi on coach

Note
Pending tide conditions on the river, the cruise may need to go in the opposite direction which explores Melbourne’s picturesque gardens, parklands and some of our famous sporting arenas.

Terms and Conditions

IEEE NSS/MIC CONFERENCE TOURS AND ACTIVITIES: 

Please refer to Touring Product Agreement for Terms and Conditions.

DAY TOURS:

GRAYLINE:

A 100% cancellation fee applies for tours cancelled within 24 hours of departure when no notice is given. However, if notice of cancellation is given and the tour is re-booked there is no charge.
For tours to Kangaroo Island a cancellation fee of 50% applies for a tour cancelled within 30 – 7 days of travel. A fee of 80% applies within 7 days – 24 hours of travel. A fee of 100% applies within 24 hours.
For all Sydney & Darwin tours; a cancellation fee of 50% applies for a tour cancelled within 72-24 hours of travel or when no notice is given. Within 24 hours of departure 100% cancellation fee applies. Cancellation fees imposed on Gray Line by our supplier will be passed on.
For all Broome tours; a cancellation fee of 50% applies for a tour cancelled within 5-3 days of travel or when no notice is given. Within 48-24 hours proir to departure 100% cancellation fee applies. Cancellation fees imposed on Gray Line by our supplier will be passed on.

AAT KINGS:

PERIOD OF NOTICECANCELLATION FEE
Less than 6 days50% of tour price
Within 24 hours or no show100% of tour price

 

SYDNEY HELITOURS:

The following cancellation policies apply to bookings with Sydney HeliTours.
Cancellation within 48hrs of flight departure time – incurs 100% of flight cost
Reschedule of flight time or date within 48 hours of departure will incur a $50 fee per passenger
Changes of flight time or date within 24 hours is not available
Cancellation or re-schedule of discounted weekend flights is not permitted for any reason, and full flight cost will be charged
If passengers elect not to travel due to weather but flights are still operational, 100% cancellation fee will apply.
Group bookings of over 10 seats will incur a cancellation fee if notice is only given within 5 days or less of the date of travel.
For Group bookings of over 10 seats further cancellation conditions may apply.
If booking through a third party agent additional cancellation restrictions may apply. Please refer to your travel documentation.
Any flight cancelled by Sydney HeliTours will not incur a cancellation charge and all endeavors will be made to re-schedule the flight to another time to suit the guests availability.
Sydney HeliTours will not be held liable for costs associated with airfares, accommodation or anything else due to helicopter flights which do not proceed as booked.

In the event of a guest’s non-appearance for a pick up or flight, a 100% cancellation fee will be applied.

For legal and safety reasons, all passengers are weighed prior to boarding the aircraft.
Individual weights in excess of 110kg (or 240lb / 17st) will incur a surcharge.
Couples with a combined weight of over 200kg (440lbs / 31st) will incur a surcharge.
Accurate individual passenger weights MUST be provided at the time of booking. Failure to provide accurate weights may result in the passenger(s) being unable to fly or further costs to the passenger(s) to proceed with the planned flight or aircraft upgrade. This is all based on safety and will never be compromised. Sydney HeliTours will take no responsibility for any costs associated with the passenger(s) being unable to take their flight if inaccurate weights are provided. If passenger(s) are unable to fly due to inaccurate weights no refund will be given.


GENERAL:

Transferring to another date is treated as a cancellation and therefore cancellation fees will apply. Cancellations must be advised in writing.

Any cancellation of additional services booked prior to and after your tour booking, such as pre/post accommodation and transfers, that are cancelled within 14 days of tour departure incur a 100% cancellation fee.

All tours are quoted in Australian dollars including Australian GST (Goods and Services Tax). All tours and excursions are operated by third parties and not Australia and Beyond Holidays. These Suppliers include. AAT Kings, Captain Cook Cruises, Majestic Cruises and other operators.

All tours are subject to change without notice as are vehicles due to operational reasons. Where a tour or departure is cancelled by the operator with no suitable replacement a full refund will be offered.

All Tours in Australia are non smoking.

Third party excursions such as Scenic Flights, Boat Cruises, Helicopter Flights, Cable Car Rides, some 4WD Tours, White Water Rafting, Camel Rides, Hot Air Ballooning, Rail, Rural Homestay Options are not operated by AABH, nor by persons or companies associated with AABH. These activities may involve inherent risk of injury, death, accident, delay and loss, and clients assume all such risk with regard to any misadventure, death, injury, delay or loss which occurs during, or as a result of, any such activity.