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City Circle Tram

Melbourne City, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Ranked #23 of 218 Attractions in Melbourne
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Trams, Other
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Owner description: The City Circle Tram is a free and convenient way to see the sights of central Melbourne and the Docklands while experiencing a ride on one of the city's much loved heritage trams.An audio commentary provides details of city landmarks and major attractions such as the City Museum, Parliament House, Docklands, Federation Square, Melbourne Aquarium and the Princess Theatre.The City Circle Tram also links with other tram, train and bus routes around Melbourne.To catch the City Circle Tram, simply wait at any tram stop along the City Circle Tram route. These tram stops are specially marked with a City Circle sign.Trams operate in both directions every 12 minutes between 10am and 6pm from Sunday to Wednesday and between 10am and 9pm every Thursday, Friday and Saturday.City Circle Trams do not run on Christmas Day and Good Friday.

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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014 NEW

It's really good to see the CBD in the beginning of Melbourne tour by this free City Circle Tram. If you want to see comfortably on sitting you need to board earlier by 9:30 am. Otherwise you have to be on your foot standing all the times. Collect an attraction map from the tram. It will help you to select... More

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Wandong, Victoria, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014 NEW

Great idea . Is really a fabulous tourist attraction and the older Melbourne trams makes Melbourne popular with tourists and a good way to show off the older W class trams . It also places Melbourne firmly on the mark as a great tourist place with the trams being a big feature and popular with tourists. The service is very... More

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Preston, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014 NEW

See Melbourne for free. A great way to get an overall view of Melbourne. Hop on and off whenever you wish . Sometimes a little crowded.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
18 reviews 18 reviews
14 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014 NEW

The city circle tram is a free and a fun way for tourists to catch a glimpse of the city circle. The tram keeps going around the city area and you could see shops and much more on the way and even hop on or off the tram at any point you want.

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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 attraction reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014 NEW

Well there was nothing much you can complain because it's free. The only setback is that it can be quite stuffy probably because the windows were all locked It can be pretty packed too coa it's a free ride Maybe they could provide more tramps so it won't be so crowded

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Taipei, Taiwan
15 reviews 15 reviews
6 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014 NEW

IT IS FREE! But sometimes many people in it. There is also a TRAM restaurant for lunch, early dinner and later dinner. If you have time, you should try it!

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Oakland, MS
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36 reviews 36 reviews
5 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014 NEW

Loved it! I goes thru the best places to see and do things in Melbourne. The only thing I would recommend is to have a side step installed in them trolleys because it's very hard to climb on to the trolleys.

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Hamilton, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014 NEW

Usually very packed that shows how popular this tram is but a good way to find your way around Melbourne. We did have one experience though that was unusual in that the tram stops wherever it is at the close of day time that is 6 p.m. and you have to find your way from there so be careful if... More

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Brisbane, Australia
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41 reviews 41 reviews
28 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014 NEW

Convenient to travel around the Melbourne CBD and see much of it. It's free too! Bear in mind however that through the CBD, all trams move very slowly, including this one. It's also likely to be crowded at all times of the day. Also, if you have purchased a Myki card, the fact that the City Circle is free to... More

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Downpatrick, United Kingdom
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77 reviews 77 reviews
9 attraction reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014 NEW via mobile

Great free way to see the city. This is an innovative way to see Melbourne. It gets a bit packed from time to time, but every visitor should start their visit to Melbourne with this attraction.

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