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Melbourne Private Tours

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Melbourne Private Tours (MPT) is a full service private touring company, inspired by a thirst to share the renowned and hidden corners of Victoria. MPT was built upon a foundation of creativity and passion for travel and adventure, culinary...more
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Melbourne, Victoria 3001, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Taking this private tour of the Melbourne wine region was the best decision we made during our recent trip to Australia/ New Zealand. Our guide, Garth, was a gem. This extremely knowledgable man took us to visit both wineries and an animal sanctuary that were...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Dayle R
MelbPrivateTours, General Manager at Melbourne Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi Dayle, thank you for taking the time to write a review for Melbourne Private Tours! We're so pleased to hear you enjoyed visiting the Yarra Valley and Healesville, such beautiful places nearby the city. Garth is a superb guide and will be so happy...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great day form the start to the end from Melbourne to Great Ocean Road and helicopter to 12 Apostles. Great vehicle, great guide, great vies, great stops and great lunch - absolutely recommended. And when I was able to forget a jacket in the vehicle,...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Runar N
MelbPrivateTours, General Manager at Melbourne Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Runar N, thank you for your review! The Great Ocean Road is truly a spectacular experience, and to view it from the ground and the air is getting the best of both worlds. We're thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your whole tour with...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We did two tours with Darren on arrival in the Port of Melbourne on a cruise ship. He met us shortly after we arrived for a Melbourne After Dark tour, which took us to the top of Melbourne’s tallest building before sunset for panoramic views....More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Loraine1723
MelbPrivateTours, General Manager at Melbourne Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Loraine1723, thank you so much for taking the time to share your comments on our services. We're so pleased to hear you had a great time touring with Darren! He certainly is passionate about his home town of Melbourne and loves the opportunity to...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Definitely ask for Pete. My friend and I had a wonderful day exploring the wine area with Pete. We had a balloon ride at dawn that unfortunately was cancelled (due to weather and winds). Pete definitely made up for it and was extremely flexible regarding...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank barbp536
MelbPrivateTours, General Manager at Melbourne Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks so much for your review, barp536! Peter will be most pleased to hear of your feedback! Our guides love showing off Melbourne and Victoria, and the Yarra Valley is such a great region within our state. We're so glad that you enjoyed your private...More

Reviewed 7 January 2019

After purchasing a ring for my fiance, I decided to shop around to many tour providers in The Yarra Valley. I sent out enquiries to at least 6 different providers, and most got back to me with very mediocre responses to my suggestion to propose...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank georgecalo
MelbPrivateTours, General Manager at Melbourne Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 8 January 2019

Hi georgecalo, thank you so much for taking the time to write such an amazing review! We really appreciate the feedback. I know Ashleigh will be so thrilled to hear you were pleased with her efforts to organise your tour, as will Peter who thoroughly...More

Reviewed 27 December 2018

Our private city tour of Melbourne with Don (or Dom) was outstanding. He really knew everything about Melbourne and gave us a top notch tour. He even spent an additional hour with us to really thoroughly tour the war memorial since. Highly recommend this tour...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank TerryandFrank2014
MelbPrivateTours, General Manager at Melbourne Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 8 January 2019

G'day TerryandFrank2014, thank you for taking the time to write a review for our company! It's great to hear that you had an enjoyable time; our guides really love Melbourne and showing it off is one of our favourite things to do. Hope to see...More

Reviewed 29 November 2018

MPT made it happen for us. Only disappointment was because of the weather we were unable to fly in the helicopter. Our driver found a quicker route to the Apostles and drove through interesting (to us) agriculture area to get there. Our tour lasted from...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank SisuColorado
MelbPrivateTours, General Manager at Melbourne Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 8 January 2019

Hi SisuColorado, thanks for your review! We're pleased to hear that you achieved your one main goal of seeing the 12 Apostles, which truly is a spectacular sight within Australia. It is a shame that the poor weather meant your flight could not proceed -...More

Reviewed 27 November 2018 via mobile

Super day out with Simon. This is the second time we have used MPT. First class organisation from Joanne. Highly recommend.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank G26_10
MelbPrivateTours, General Manager at Melbourne Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 29 November 2018

Hi G26_10, thanks so much for your 5-star review! Simon and Jo will be thrilled to hear of your feedback. We look forward to welcoming you on tour again in the future!

Reviewed 11 November 2018 via mobile

Ask for Brendan! What a nice, thoughtfully rich man with a great attitude and experience...some 25 years. We went to the Yarra Valley and sanctuary and then and wonderful wine tasting and lunch at Dominique Portet winery....keeping with the theme of private and ‘off the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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MelbPrivateTours, General Manager at Melbourne Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 13 November 2018

Hi David, thanks so much for your wonderful review! We're so thrilled to hear that you had a great day in the Yarra Valley with Brendan, and that Jo was able to assist with organising your tour just the way you wanted. Feedback really helps...More

Reviewed 22 October 2018

We had agood well guided coach trip leaving Melbourne wth most informative driver who showed us all the sites in Ballarat wth their history. We then spent four and a half hours at Sovereign Hill which was most interesting particularly wth locals in period dressMore

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank peterkendal
MelbPrivateTours, General Manager at Melbourne Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 22 November 2018

Hi Peter, thanks so much for taking the time to leave feedback for us! We're glad to hear you enjoyed your day trip to Sovereign Hill and Ballarat - definitely one of the most unique places to visit in Australia showcasing our 19th century history....More

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ChristineSoCal
12 April 2018|
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Response from MelbPrivateTours | Property representative |
Hi Christine, thank you for your question. We definitely offer private tours in and around Melbourne and Victoria, and can easily include an experience at a regional sheep farm. Please feel free to email us for more... More
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prugirl
5 July 2016|
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Response from Neal51 | Reviewed this property |
We took the Great Ocean Road tour with them in January. We really enjoyed the trip. However the only wildlife we saw on the tour were a couple of Koala bears on a tree. The trip takes most of the day. If given the option go... More
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rianlim
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Melbourne Private Tours was great. We were taken to an area where we could see Koalas and Kangaroos in the wild. We thoroughly enjoyed the day. We were picked up at our hotel and returned later that day. Our guide was... More
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