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Private Half Day Melbourne City Tour with Local guide

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$480.10
per group (up to 7)
Date
2 travelers
Overview
Itinerary
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  • 1
    St Paul's Cathedral
    Stop: 15 minutes -
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  • 2
    Federation Square
    Stop: 15 minutes -
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  • 3
    Parliament House of Victoria
    Stop: 5 minutes -
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  • 4
    Royal Exhibition Building
    Stop: 15 minutes -
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  • 5
    Shrine of Remembrance
    Stop: 20 minutes -
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  • 6
    Flinders Street Station
    Stop: 10 minutes -
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    Pass by St. Kilda Beach
  • 7
    Luna Park Melbourne
    Stop: 10 minutes -
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  • 8
    Hosier Lane
    Stop: 10 minutes -
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Important Information
Departure Point
Traveler pickup is offered

Airports

  • Melbourne Airport, Departure Dr, Tullamarine, Victoria 3045 Australia


Ports

  • Station Pier Cruise Ship Terminal, Port Melbourne VIC 3207, Australia
Departure Time
7:00 AM
Duration
4h
Inclusions
  • Local guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Transport by private vehicle
  • Bottled water
Exclusions
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
  • Most travelers can participate
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Mark was an absolutely amazing tour guide! He picked us up from the airport and was waiting for us upon arrival. He greeted us with a goodie bag of Aussie essentials: Tim tams, carmello koalas, and much more. Mark was always on time and catered to ever need we had. He was very
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Response from mgagiero, General Manager at Private Half Day Melbourne City Tour with Local guide
Responded 1 week ago
Hi Scott Thank you for the Review! It was great to show your family around Melbourne over the 3 days you were here and see some of the wonderful sights we have here. We enjoyed chatting with you all especially teaching you the rules of "footy"....  Aussie Football is confusing to understand ! Best Wishes to you all in the States... Regards Mark & the team.
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Mark was a wonderful guide. Showed us all around Melbourne included an animal sanctuary and Brighton Beach. We also got out of the van and walked some streets. Friendly, knowledgeable, accommodating. Couldn't have asked for anything more.
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Response from mgagiero, General Manager at Private Half Day Melbourne City Tour with Local guide
Responded 3 weeks ago
Thanks so much for the great review! We appreciate it when our guests take the time to write a review. We know that future guests of ours are always keen to read reviews about our tour services we offer . safe Travels Regards Mark
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When we travel to new city, we first try to participate in free walking tours to get a feel for the city and then engage a private driver to visit the outskirts or other attractions that we want to see. Fortunately, we found Mark Mark is a true professional and a gentleman.
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Response from mgagiero, Manager at Private Half Day Melbourne City Tour with Local guide
Responded Oct 28, 2019
Thanks for the review wdchuck1.! Hope we seeyou back here again Regards Mark
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We engaged Mark to do a private shore excursion for us when calling at Melbourne on our recent cruise. Mark was a great choice; firstly, setting up the shore excursion via email with Mark was an absolute pleasure - emails with questions were quickly answered and Mark had lots
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Response from mgagiero, Manager at Private Half Day Melbourne City Tour with Local guide
Responded Feb 10, 2019
Hi Larry, it was great to take you all around the Jewish quarter of Melbourne and show you the sights. Yes it was fun to see the Australian Open setting up and get a pre tournament feel of the Arena. Best wishes Mark
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About the operator

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By: Marks Melbourne Private Tours
76 reviews
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brattpak
Minneapolis, Minnesota
10
Best Tour Guide EVER!
Amazing tour guide - the best! Mark has a unique ability engage a diverse group at the same time. 4 adults plus 6
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bellad569
10
Melbourne city tour
We spent the most wonderful day in Melbourne under Mark’s expert guidance. There were 14 of us, we were picked up
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IamLeo9
10
Flawless experience, breathtaking views
The Twelve Apostles is an absolutely must, some stay longer but I did a day trip with Mark the tour guide and it
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Tricia T
Houston, Texas
119
Amazing Trip!
We utilized Mark for a private wine tour of the Yarra Valley and it was wonderful. He has a clean comfortable car
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Scotlevonaitis
10
Trip in January
Mark was an absolutely amazing tour guide! He picked us up from the airport and was waiting for us upon arrival.
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agmarshall18
Jacksonville, Florida
42
Fantastic time in Melbourne with Mark
We landed in Melbourne after a very long 24 hours of traveling and were greeted quickly by Mark and Nick at the
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Manoj_Varadarajan
Dublin, California
91
Your best way to experience day tours in Melbourne
I decided to go with Mark after extensive research and reviewing feedback from other travelers. I am glad that I
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Igflitz917
215
Great
Mark was a wonderful guide. Showed us all around Melbourne included an animal sanctuary and Brighton Beach. We
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Sightseer529853
20
Marks Melbourne tours
We had two lovely days with Mark . We toured wineries and had a wonderful lunch at a winery . On day two, we went
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Barbara E
Denver, Colorado
33
Wine and Penguins
We spent 2 days with Mark, going to the Yarra Valley and Philip Island. He knew where to go and the best times
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wdchuck1
New York City, New York
23083
A great day with Mark
When we travel to new city, we first try to participate in free walking tours to get a feel for the city and then
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lsahlie
Montgomery, Alabama
10
Amazing and Unforgettable Tours
We could not have asked for a better two days with Mark in and around Melbourne! We booked two tours with him, a
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BuckleyS50
Dallas, Texas
35
Fantastic Melbourne City Tour Guide
We had only 12 hours in Melbourne and wanted to see as much as possible. Mark picked us up on time and had the
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KOTUK31
Chicago, Illinois
20
Phenomenal Tour Guide!
We selected Mark as our private tour guide for a group of 7 and Mark surpassed all of our expectations. We were
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Rita H
Erie, Pennsylvania
85
Great tour guide
We scheduled a private tour with Mark, there were 12 of us. He answered all my emails promptly and clearly and
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Key Details
  • Duration: 4h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Hotel Pickup
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