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Melbourne Highlights Cycle Tour

US$ 61.16 Price per person from View price guide

Highlights

  • And easy cycle tour through one of the most bike-friendly cities in the world
  • Get the inside track on Melbourne from a knowledgeable local guide
  • Comfortable state-of-the art bikes
  • Great photo-opportunities
  • Perfect for families

Overview

Discover hidden secrets and get handy local tips when you take this unique bicycle tour of Melbourne.

This fun tour will have you pedaling through some of the hippest and most scenic places in the city, including graffiti-covered alleyways, and the legendary Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG). Learn insightful local tips from your local guide, including some of Melbourne’s best secrets.

Enjoy the impressive views this tour has to offer, and stop and snap some photos along the way – this is definitely a tour you’ll want to show off to friends and family.

Itinerary

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).

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Activity Schedule

When does it run?

Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday & Sunday

Duration

2.5 to 3 hours

Start time

Start time: 1000h (10:00am)
Duration: 2.5 to 3 hours

Meeting point

Tour departs from Boathouse Drive near Princes Bridge (Directly across the river from Federation Square).
Please report at the meeting point 10 minutes before the start time. This is mandatory to allow time for pre-departure briefing.

Ending point

Tour ends at Boathouse Drive near Princes Bridge (Directly across the river from Federation Square)

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Inclusions

  • English-speaking guide
  • Bike, lock, and helmet

Exclusions

  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off
  • Food and drinks

Do/Dont's

Wear sun-screen and comfortable clothes for riding. Closed-toe shoes are recommended

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Please note

If you have your voucher, your booking is confirmed. We'll see you at the start point.

Get in touch if you have any concerns or require more information via the email address or phone number (business hours only) on your voucher.

Please present your voucher to the local guide at the beginning of the trip.

The tour is recommended for children of 12 and over. Children below the age of 6 are not permitted on the tour.

Voucher information: No need to print! If you are travelling with a smartphone or tablet you can present your voucher on your device for this activity.

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Additional info

  • The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details and local telephone numbers at the destination. They will happily answer any logistical questions you may have.
  • If you are happy with the services provided by your local guides and drivers a tip - though not compulsory - is appropriate. While it may not be customary to you, it is of great significance to the people who will take care of you during your travels, inspires excellent service, and is an entrenched feature of the tourism industry across many destinations. Please consider this when budgeting for your extra expenses on this tour
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Cancellation policy

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