Top 5 Places to Visit in Melbourne This Summer

Happy New Year Everyone! Here are our┬áTop 5 Places to Visit in Melbourne This Summer: Yarra Valley Winery Region If you’re interested to see some nice scenery (rolling hills) whilst enjoying a day out visiting some splendid wineries, we highly recommend visiting the Yarra Valley this Summer. There are over 150 cellar doors in the … Continued

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Fun Facts About Melbourne

Here’s a bit of entertainment for locals and tourists to enjoy some fun facts about Melbourne! Melbourne wasn’t always called Melbourne; this city used to be known an Batmania (named after John Batman, who was a colonist that arrived in Melbourne in 1835). During the Gold Rush period in the 1850’s, Melbourne was actually one … Continued

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Things to do this Summer in Melbourne!

We are so eternally grateful to reside in such a fantastic city! From the fun and interesting festivities throughout the year, to the marvelous food & wine scene, and the large variety of scenic locations to visit around Melbourne- we are lucky to have all this in one place! As we are approaching Summer, and … Continued

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Melbourne Cup Winery Tours

Melbourne Cup Day is a famous public holiday in Melbourne with a very festive energy. People from all over the country come to Melbourne to watch the Melbourne Cup horse race- it’s a day to dress up and be a part of an authentic tradition of the horse racing scene. Cup weekend tends to be … Continued

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5 Reasons Why People Love Private Tours Victoria

5 Reasons Why People Love Private Tours Victoria: Flexibility- This is YOUR day and you have the flexibility and control of it. You don’t need to follow a strict schedule. If you’d like to stop for a photo or a rest stop, we can stop. If you saw an interesting attraction that captured you, we … Continued


6 Places To Visit Around Melbourne That Are Off The Tourist Trails

Discover 6 Places To Visit Around Melbourne That Are Off The Tourist Trails! Mt Macedon: This is a relaxing and scenic location to visit on a half day trip, which features some spectacular historic mansions, nature walks, a view spot on the peak, and some stunning gardens to wander around and enjoy a picnic! As … Continued


Fun Things To Do For Families in Melbourne

Private Tours Victoria have put together a list of some fun things to do for families in Melbourne: 1. Phillip Island Penguin Parade: If you enjoy sightseeing and wildlife, this is the perfect place for families to visit and watch the little penguins march in their natural habitat! Incorporate your day with other interactive activities … Continued


Our Top 5 Favourite Wineries in the Yarra Valley

  The team at Private Tours Victoria enjoy great food and excellent wine! We’re always on the lookout for a charming winery that offers a wonderful experience. Here are our top 5 favourite wineries in the Yarra Valley: 1. Hanrahan: This is a boutique winery situated in one of the most scenic parts of the … Continued


What’s on this Spring in Melbourne 2017?

What’s on this Spring in Melbourne 2017? Melbourne Fashion Week (1-8 September) Royal Melbourne Show (23 September- 3 October) Tesselaar Tulip Festival (14 September- 10 October) AFL Grand Final (Saturday, 30th September) Melbourne Festival (4 October- 22 October) Melbourne Cup (7 November) Remembrance Day (11 November) Melbourne Music Week (17 November- 25 November) Other Fun … Continued


Winter at the Hot Springs

  What better way to enjoy Winter by keeping warm and relaxing at the Hot Springs in Mornington. This Mornington Peninsula tour may be conducted in many ways to suit you. For those who enjoy excellent wines, the Mornington Peninsula is also a wine region, home to many boutique wineries. You may incorporate a day … Continued