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The Private Tour Guide offers an array of one day tours in and around Melbourne. With a focus on great food and local wine, our private tours visit all the famous tour routes in Victoria and leave our clients coming back again and again. If you...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Melbourne, Victoria 3123, Australia
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+61 400 054 015
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Pete the incredible,knowlegeable, affable guide. Highly recommended to give you insight it the world of Aussies. He fetched and paid for our take out mesl in Apollo Bay. Returned an item of clothing we left behind. Unbeatable and unique experience. Thank you Pete

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Simon was a fantastic guide. We booked with him because of his deep knowledge and contacts with the smaller vineyards in the area. It was obvious that he had a strong relationship with our hosts. Of particular note was Tarrawarra. In edition to fabulous wine,...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank lachieness
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Simon Greenland, I could not recommend him enough! From the minute he arrived at our apartment, he instantly made us feel at ease and we knew we were going to have an amazing day. Great banter and a wealth of knowledge. Not just your everyday...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank 213caseyj
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very pleased travelers. We booked a Melbourne city tour for our first day in Australia and a private Great Ocean Road and 12 Apostles tour for our third day. Simon Greenland handled both and did a great job. He was informative, patient and helpful. He...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank pgnelson
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Before I contacted Simon I asked my hotel concierge for suggestions on hiring a tour guide and he recommended Drab-Colored-Bus-Lines (you know the one). I immediately knew that wasn't the experience I was looking for and began searching online for other options, where I stumbled...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank squid_sis
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Craig is great guide!We had a great fun with him and got a lot of useful information!We spent three days with him that we will remembr whole our lives!

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Željko P
Reviewed 11 February 2019 via mobile

We did a day trip to the Great Ocean Road after our family trip to Tasmania as we had 13 hours in transit. Simon picked us up from Melbourne airport at 10:30am and dropped us back at the airport at 9:30pm. We had great conversation...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank MPCDM
Reviewed 2 February 2019 via mobile

My husband and I were in Australia for our honeymoon and had just a few days in Melbourne. It has been my dream to see the Great Ocean Road. Simon was wonderful. He was prompt, knowledgeable, knew all the best places to see and in...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank gaugz
Reviewed 1 February 2019

Simon was a terrific guide! We had a great time with him, exploring the tastes, sights and sounds of Melbourne and its diverse neighborhoods and markets!!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank barbara o
Reviewed 27 January 2019

Six months before my trip to Australia with my 23 year old son, and based on the excellent Trip Advisor reviews, I reached out to Simon via his website. We communicated about the options and I decided to book two tours; Melbourne City Tour and...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Hi Chloe, I went for a 2 Days and 1 Night trip to the Great Ocean Road and we were a group of 4. A Day may not be sufficent or too rush, do consider an overnight trip like us so that you can see and enjoy more! Here is... More
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