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Melbourne Magic: City Discovery and Penguin Parade Tour

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Experience an unforgettable journey from the vibrant streets of Melbourne to the pristine shores of Phillip Island. Explore cityscapes brimming with charm & culture, then immerse yourself in nature at the enchanting Penguin Parade.


  • Capture Instagram-worthy moments at Melbourne's top landmarks
  • Stroll through the enchanting Royal Botanic Gardens
  • Enjoy spectacular city views from the Shrine of Remembrance
  • Discovery some of Melbourne's rich history and cultural influences
  • Witness the world-famous Penguin Parade at sunset


Experience the best of two worlds in a single unforgettable day! Our tour seamlessly combines the vibrant charm of Melbourne's cityscape with the natural wonders of Phillip Island, offering you the opportunity to explore not one, but two incredible destinations in just one day. Prepare for an adventure as Melbourne, a city teeming with lush gardens, lively eateries, quaint alleys, and a thriving art scene, beckons you to dive into its captivating blend of sophistication and laid-back charm. Explore iconic landmarks such as the MCG forecourt, Luna Park, the Royal Botanic Gardens, and the Shrine of Remembrance, each a gateway to unforgettable moments and Instagram-worthy snapshots. Our expert guide will share stories from years gone by and ensure you get a taste of Melbourne's most iconic architecture and culture. But the excitement doesn't stop there! After soaking in Melbourne's energy, we'll whisk you away to Phillip Island for a change of pace where the main star is nature. Enjoy complimentary onboard Wi-Fi to share newly captured moments on our journey to Victoria's most popular island. Stroll along the picturesque coastal boardwalks at The Nobbies, where you might catch sight of sunbathing seals. As the sun dips below the horizon, be ready for the grand finale—the Penguin Parade. Imagine adorable little penguins emerging from the sea, waddling their way back to their nests. It's a natural spectacle that will leave you mesmerised.


Pickup and drop-off from the central meeting point All internal transfers in air-conditioned comfort Live guide with expert commentary Entry ticket to The Shrine of Remembrance Standard entry at the Penguin Parade Free onboard Wi-Fi

Important Information

  • Your pickup time may differ from the stated time on your voucher. The activity provider will contact you via email shortly after booking with your actual pickup time. Please disregard the pickup time displayed on the GetYourGuide voucher
  • Sites visited may be subject to change due to weather concerns or city regulations
  • This tour takes place rain or shine All our tours are conducted in English however, you can access pre-recorded written & verbal tour information in 16 different languages by downloading the free Go West Tours App from the App Store or Google Play. You can download the app prior to departure or by using our complimentary free onboard Wi-Fi. Please bring your own headphones.

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