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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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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Melbourne, Victoria 3001, Australia
Central Business District
+61 3 9529 3212
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Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

We had a fabulous all day tour with Melbourne Private Tours. Katie was our guide and she was fabulous! Her knowledge of Australia and commentary throughout the day was incredible. Her personality and enthusiasm added so much to our tour. The penguin watch was the...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank barbm444
MelbPrivateTours, General Manager at Melbourne Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 27 December 2017

Hi barbm444, what a great review for us to receive! We'll be sure to pass on your feedback to Katie. Phillip Island one of the most popular attractions to visit in Victoria, if not Australia, and we're glad you were able to experience this highlight....More

Reviewed 8 July 2017

Our journey was excellent with excellent organisation all the way. Departed from the city on time with a very experienced guide who you could tell was well trained for his work. His driving was very smooth and every moment of the day was special.

Date of experience: June 2017
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MelbPrivateTours, General Manager at Melbourne Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2017

Thanks for your review rosshugg7! We're thrilled to hear you had a great tour with us.

Reviewed 6 July 2017

A most professional arrangement for our excursions from Melbourne. The van was clean and most comfortable with a most proficient guide to make sure every element ran smoothly. Would be most encouraged to use their service on our next visit. Thank you for your precise...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank robpaulo3
MelbPrivateTours, General Manager at Melbourne Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2017

Hi robpaulo3, thank you so much for your encouraging review of our service! We look forward to welcoming you on another tour in the future.

Reviewed 5 June 2017

We had the most amazing day exploring the Yarra Valley on Saturday. After picking where we wanted to go on the day and the amazingly patient team from MPT booking it all booking it all on our behalf (and arranging some special treats and treatment),...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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MelbPrivateTours, General Manager at Melbourne Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 9 June 2017

Hi Cara354, thank you so much for your review - we're really pleased you had a fantastic time with Jeff in the Yarra Valley. We hope to have you join another MPT tour in the future.

Reviewed 27 April 2017

Our family of four, two parents and two young adults, had a wonderful day with our guide Katie who drove us in a comfortable van to the far end of the ocean road and then slowly back to Melbourne. It was a 12-hour day and...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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MelbPrivateTours, General Manager at Melbourne Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 9 June 2017

Thank you so much for your review CaliforniaDreamers55, we'll be sure to share this feedback with Katie. It's great to hear you loved touring the Great Ocean Road - our passion is showing off Victoria's attractions and we try our best to leave amazing impressions...More

Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

We are two couples from LA (that's Louisiana) who had a wonderful morning tour of Melbourne. As a result, we now feel equipped to se out on our own in the city. Dylan did a great job pointing out interesting and fun things to do...More

Date of experience: March 2017
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Reviewed 15 March 2017

I wish we could attach the videos of Katie singing Australian songs in Federal Square with the Art Center in the background and under the gum tree on Lygon Street. This was our first full day in Australia and first ever visit to Melbourne after...More

Date of experience: March 2017
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Reviewed 7 March 2017 via mobile

What a great day with Paul, private tour with just the two of us. Slight mess up with holiday company and Incorrect collection time, which meant we did not have time for animal sanctuary. Visited Dominique Porter wine yard first which was very informatively and...More

Date of experience: March 2017
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Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

I had the most wonderful guide Dillon who picked me up at my hotel. Loved my guided tour of Phillip Island. The Fairy penguin parade is a memory that I will treasure forever.

Date of experience: February 2017
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Reviewed 13 February 2017

Dylan was an amazing guide throughout the Great Ocean Road tour. He worked hard to understand what we were looking for and adapted the trip to our tastes. :)More

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank CamilaL1247
MelbPrivateTours, Front Office Manager at Melbourne Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 20 February 2017

Hi Camilla, Thank you very much for your feedback. It is lovely to hear that Dylan was a wonderful tour guide for you along the Great Ocean Road! We hope you choose to come back and tour with MPT in the near future. All the...More

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Central Business District
Full of discovery and delight, Melbourne’s laneways
tease the imagination long after you’ve put your weary
feet up to rest. They weave through the heart of the
city: cafes, bars, restaurants and boutiques,
throbbing with conversation and espresso coffee. You
never quite know what you’ll find around the next
corner: cobblestone alleys, old beer barrel hoists and
even vats of simmering organic soup. There is the air
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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
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
4 June 2016|
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Response from Amazinghorizons | Reviewed this property |
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