Hop-On, Hop-Off Tour: 24 hours
Melbourne Star: 30 minutes
Hop-On, Hop-Off Tour
Buses depart between 9:30am to 4:10pm
Frequency: Every 40 minutes
Buses depart between 9:45am to 3:45am
Frequency: Every 60 minutes
Melbourne Star: Operating hours - 10:00am to 10:00pm, last entry at 9:30pm
Hop-On, Hop-Off Tour: The buses start from Federation Square, however you may board the bus at any stop. The voucher can be exchanged at any of the stops directly with the driver.
Melbourne Star: Located at Waterfront City, 101 Waterfront Way, Docklands VIC 3008
Hop-On, Hop-Off Tours: You may end the tour at any of the stops
Melbourne Star: Same as the start point
Explore Melbourne at your own convenience and see stunning panoramic views of the city with this great Melbourne combo package. You will save up to 8% with this combination package, compared to the cost of buying these tours separately.
The Melbourne Hop-On Hop-Off tour allows for a flexible experience of the city while making sure you don’t miss any of the sights. Witness the famous landmarks and attractions of Melbourne such as Melbourne University, Federation Square and Docklands Stadium. Take in the 360 degree view on the top deck; perfect for photographing!
Enjoy spectacular views of Melbourne and its major attractions from the Melbourne Star Observation Wheel. It is one of only three giant observation wheels in the world and the only one in the Southern Hemisphere. Each of its 21 spacious, air conditioned cabins gives you an unparalleled, 360 degree view of the city.
Melbourne Hop-On, Hop-Off Tour
On this Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour of Melbourne you have the freedom to plan your own sightseeing itinerary. With over 25 stops covering all of Melbourne’s main attractions such as the Art Centre, Victoria Market and Hyatt Hotel, this tour provides the perfect introduction to the cultural capital of Australia. Your ticket is valid for 24 hours. The tour operates on two routes - City Tour route and St. Kilda Tour route.
City Tour Route stops:
Stop 1 - Federation Square
Stop 2 - Melbourne Aquarium
Stop 3 - Euraka Tower
Stop 4 - Crown Casino
Stop 5 - DFO/ Hilton South Wharf
Stop 6 - Harbour Town Docklands
Stop 7 - Etihad Stadium
Stop 8 - Queen Victoria Market
Stop 9 - Melbourne Zoo
Stop 10 - Lygon Street Calton
Stop 11 - Melbourne Museum/ IMAX
Stop 12 - Comedy Theatre
Stop 13 - Cathedral Place
Stop 14 - Fitzroy Gardens
Stop 15 - Sports Precinct/ MCG
St. Kilda Tour Route stops:
Stop 1 - Federation Square
Stop 2 - Shrine of Remembrance
Stop 3 - South of Melbourne
Stop 4 - The Esplanade
Stop 5 - Luna Park/ Palais Theatre
Stop 6 - St Kilda Marine
Stop 7 - South Melbourne Beach
Stop 8 - Station Pier
Stop 9 - Bay Street
Stop 10 - Crown Casino
Stop 11 - Arts Centre
You may choose to conclude this tour at any of the stops mentioned above as per your convenience.
Enjoy a fun ride on the Melbourne Star, a giant observation wheel located in the Waterfront City precinct. It is one of the four giant observation wheels in the world, and the only one within the Southern Hemisphere.
Catch breathtaking views of the Dockland precinct, Melbourne’s Central Business District and Port Phillip Bay as one complete rotation takes 30 minutes and according to its official website, gives uninterrupted 360-degree views of up to 40 kilometres. You will see stunning views from as far as Mount Macedon, Arthur’s Seat and the Dandenong Range.
To visit the Melbourne Star, you have to get down at Stop 6 (Harbour Town Docklands) on the City Route of the Hop-On, Hop-Off bus.
Your booking voucher can be exchanged for your Hop-On Hop-Off ticket at any one of Melbourne’s stops. Simply choose the stop which you wish to start from and present your voucher to the driver who will exchange it for a ticket that will be valid for 24 hours from that time.
The route of the hop-on, hop-off tour is subject to change.
Melbourne Star Observation Wheel will open from 1pm on Christmas Day (December 25) and Anzac Day (April 25).
Operational hours of Melbourne Star Observation Wheel are subject to weather conditions and may be changed without notice.
Voucher information: You must print and surrender a paper version of your booking voucher for this activity (showing your voucher on a smartphone is not accepted). No refund can be given for customers without a printed copy of their voucher.