Melbourne: Puffing Billy & Healesville Sanctuary Scenic Tour

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Get picked up from central Melbourne and ride the Puffing Billy steam train. Enjoy a walk around Emerald Lake, visit the Healesville Sanctuary, and sample chocolate at the Yarra Valley Chocolaterie.


  • Ride the world-famous Puffing Billy steam train
  • Explore the world-renowned Healesville Sanctuary, see iconic Australian animals
  • Tantalize your taste buds with a visit to the Yarra Valley Chocolaterie
  • Enjoy a leisurely walk around beautiful Emerald Lake


Drive from your central accommodation in a comfortable air-conditioned vehicle to the world-famous Puffing Billy steam train. Ride Puffing Billy from Belgrave to Emerald Lake Park. Enjoy this iconic steam train ride through the glorious Dandenong Ranges, one of the most popular tourist destinations in Victoria. Enjoy a leisurely walk around the scenic Emerald Lake, then explore Healesville Sanctuary where you can wander around, observing native animals like koalas, kangaroos, platypus, birds of prey, and more. Take a seat at the animal education lessons and live shows. You can also purchase lunch here. Finish the tour with a visit to the Yarra Valley Chocolaterie, where you can sample complimentary chocolates. Return back to your accommodation in central Melbourne.


Pickup and drop-off from a central Melbourne location Ticket to ride Puffing Billy from Belgrave to Emerald Lake Park Entrance to Healesville Sanctuary Wildlife Park Entrance to Yarra Valley Chocolaterie

Important Information

  • Tour runs in all weather conditions but may be subject to cancelation if bus numbers are not met. Plenty of notice will be given should this occur If you are a solo traveler or are booking last-minute, you may be assigned a centrally-located meeting point instead of hotel pickup and drop-off Please note, this tour is NOT suitable for cruise passengers due to tour timings. Please note, this tour is NOT suitable for cruise passengers due to tour timings.

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