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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 5 March 2018

I jumped on board this private excursion after a fellow cruiser booked this company. The company shortened the day trip for us down to 8 hours but I can see how easily you could do the two day trip. Our guide was Katie, she was...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank ThePiratesPaw
MelbPrivateTours, General Manager at Melbourne Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 May 2018

Hi The PiratesPaw, thank you for sharing your great feedback on our Great Ocean Road Tour and your day out with Katie. Your feedback on investigating prior to departure the possible roadworks and other delays along the Road is a fantastic suggestion, Currently we are...More

Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

A great tour of the area. There were spectacular views and we took the flight option over the Apostles rock formations which avoided traffic and throngs of tourists. Our guide Tim was very knowledgeable on flora, fauna, and many aspects of Australian history and life....More

Date of experience: February 2018
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MelbPrivateTours, General Manager at Melbourne Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 16 March 2018

Hi Micjanmontreal, thank you so much for your review of our Great Ocean Road tour! We're so pleased to hear that you found the tour value for money. Tim is a Great Ocean Road local who is passionate about sharing his love of the region...More

Reviewed 13 February 2018

We had an amazing day touring through Healesville Sanctuary and enjoyed tastings at two wonderful Yarra Valley Wineries. Our tour guide, Katie, was organized, enthusiastic and knowledgeable. She made the entire day fun and educational... explaining the wonders of the Aussie animals and the history...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank scthompson55
MelbPrivateTours, General Manager at Melbourne Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 May 2018

Hi scthompson55, thanks so much for your feedback! We're so pleased to learn that you had a wonderful tour to the Yarra Valley - it truly is a spectacular region, and quite close to Melbourne as well. Katie will love to hear that you enjoyed...More

Reviewed 8 February 2018

In a luxurious private car, my friend and I were spirited around Melbourne to see places, sample food and wine, and meet the people who owned or worked in the stores. We were treated to their inside stories and time was generously given to our...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank janefishburn15
MelbPrivateTours, General Manager at Melbourne Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 14 February 2018

Hi Jane, thank you so much for your kind words! Melbourne is most definitely a foodie city, and we're thrilled to hear that our culinary host and your transportation confirmed what we know to be true. Even as locals ourselves, it is constantly amazing to...More

Reviewed 4 February 2018

8 of us were on a cruise and booked a private tour. We wanted to go to the 12 Apostles on the Great Ocean road, but after communicating before our trip we realized that was a long way to go in one day, and we...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Diane P
MelbPrivateTours, General Manager at Melbourne Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 February 2018

Hi Diane, thank you so much for your wonderful review! We are so pleased to hear that you enjoyed your day tour in Victoria, and yes, the advantage of a private tour allows you so much freedom to customise your itinerary. We'll be sure to...More

Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

On my first day in Australia, I booked a half day tour of Melbourne. Jeff was wonderful, and introduced me not just to the standard places but also showed me some of the street art scene that currently defines Melbourne, the secret pockets of the...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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MelbPrivateTours, General Manager at Melbourne Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 27 December 2017

Hi parismuse, thank you so much for your wonderful review! Jeff is one of our most popular guides and does his job with such passion because he is truly in love with the city of Melbourne. We're glad that you got to experience the city...More

Reviewed 22 December 2017

The tour guide, Dylan, was absolutely fantastic! He was very knowledgable, interesting, engaging and overall just a blast. He was the best tour guide we have ever had. The cars are fantastic! We did the city tour with Dylan as well- which was fantastic as...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Tanuj M
MelbPrivateTours, General Manager at Melbourne Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 27 December 2017

Hi Tanuj M, so great to hear you had a wonderful tour to the Great Ocean Road with Dylan! We'll be sure to share your feedback with him. Thanks for sharing your comments with us and we look forward to welcoming you to Melbourne on...More

Reviewed 23 November 2017

our group of ten wanted to go wine tasting while we were in melbourne when we stopped there on a recent cruise. months before our trip i contacted MELBOURNE PRIVATE TOURS to get a quote and suggestions. their response was prompt, and they recommended MORNINGTON...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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MelbPrivateTours, General Manager at Melbourne Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 27 December 2017

Dear fbokma, thank you for leaving us constructive feedback regarding your Mornington tour with us. Our replies to your private emails were prompt because we take very seriously all feedback, and it is disappointing to hear that after we have attempted to resolve your dissatisfaction,...More

Reviewed 16 November 2017

Melbourne Private Tours’ one-day Great Ocean Road trip was an excellently-organized and perfectly-executed trip that allowed us to catch major highlights but also glimpse several lesser-known attractions. Our guide and driver, Brendan, was hands-down one of the best guides we have ever encountered: knowledgeable, friendly,...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank James S
MelbPrivateTours, General Manager at Melbourne Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 17 November 2017

Dear James, thank you for your review of our Great Ocean Road tour. We are thrilled to hear that you enjoyed the day, and will most definitely pass on your feedback to Brendan. He is one of our most popular guides and your feedback is...More

Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

Our guide, Simon, picked us up at our hotel in Melbourne for a wonderful day touring The Great Ocean Road. Simon was very knowledgeable about the history of the road, the nature and wildlife along the road and all the good places to stop for...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank C J
MelbPrivateTours, General Manager at Melbourne Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 November 2017

Hi imabrat105, thank you for taking the time to share your feedback on our Great Ocean Road tour! We're delighted to hear you enjoyed the tour. Simon is one of our most popular guides, and as a local resident of the region, he is truly...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
4 June 2016|
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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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