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Puffing Billy & Wineries: Full-Day Tour from Melbourne

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    What to Expect
    Tour Highlights:
    • Dandenong Ranges National Park
    • Feeding the crimson rosellas
    • Riding the Puffing Billy steam train 
    • Olinda visit
    • Yarra Valley Chocolaterie and Ice Creamery
    • Roast lunch at Fergusson’s Winery
    • Sample wines at wineries

    The perfect way to relax.

    Only an hour's drive from Melbourne is the beautiful Dandenong Ranges, home to colorful native birds, fern gullies and tall mountain ash eucalypts. Enjoy some delicious Devonshire Tea and then experience the Puffing Billy Steam Train – Australia’s favorite century-old steam train.

    In the afternoon, traverse the stunning Yarra Valley, Victoria’s popular wine-producing region, and visit the Fergusson’s Winery to sample some of its quality wines and feast on its renowned spit roast lunch. After lunch, the tour will bring you to the celebrated Yarra Valley Chocolaterie and Ice Creamery, where you will sample something sweet for a little dessert after your lunch. Then you will finish your day off at Dominique Portet with a beautiful wine tasting.
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    Reviewed January 13, 2019

    Our driver Peter was very entertaining and informative and made the trip.The Puffing Billy train was great fun, just like stepping back in time, it was only half an hour and very pleasant. There were a lot of people but it was very well organised...More

    Date of experience: January 2019
    1  Thank GillyBum63
    Reviewed August 21, 2018

    A full day of activity. Easy to find location to meet the bus. The driver (John) was very knowledgeable about local history and events. He kept it interesting throughout the day. With only a small group it was pleasant to go to places that the...More

    Date of experience: August 2018
    4  Thank Kelvin S
    Reviewed February 17, 2018

    Booked this tour and after breakfast at Federation Square boarded a Gray Line coach for the trip to the Dandenong ranges and Puffing Billy. Unfortunately the weather gods we not in our favour and the very strong wind gusts caused havoc with trees blown over...More

    Date of experience: February 2018
    4  Thank K443RNstevel
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