On the Melbourne Highlights Cycle Tour you’ll discover why the city has been voted one of the world’s most bike-friendly places. To join the tour, make your way to Boathouse Drive near Princes Bridge (Directly across the river from Federation Square).
Here you will be introduced to your guide and issued with your bike, lock and helmet. The tour uses unique “city” bikes that are light, compact, and highly manoeuvrable. They are easy to use and, fun to ride.
On this tour, you’ll discover why the city has been voted one of the world’s most bike-friendly. Your route begins on the banks of the Yarra River, near the famous Polly Woodside tall ship. As you continue along the Yarra bike trail, you’ll enjoy views of more Melbourne icons, including the legendary Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG). Other highlights will include Fitzroy Gardens, Rod Laver Arena, Federation Square, Victoria Parliament, and Queen Victoria Market.
As you pedal, your guide will share insightful commentary and local tips on the Melbourne neighbourhoods you pass through. Revealing hidden secrets along the way, the narrative of the tour will help you get a real feel for the character of Melbourne, which will be mirrored in the sights and sounds you experience.
As you ride, you’ll enjoy some impressive views of Melbourne’s icons, as well as some less-famous, but equally intriguing sights. Your guide will make sure you get plenty of time for photos.
The tour ends back at Boathouse Drive near Princes Bridge (Directly across the river from Federation Square).