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Localing Private Tours Melbourne

Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
+61 3 9088 8001
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Tours for people who don't like tours. Go at your own pace with a well-informed and connected local guide. We specialise in unique and highly personalised experiences anywhere in the city or around Victoria. Explore the backroads and hidden treasures of this amazing region, with compelling stories that will completely change the way you experience our backyard. Arcades and laneways, local neighbourhoods, wine and gourmet local produce, wildlife, coastal touring, penguins, koalas, the Twelve Apostles, Yarra Valley, Mornington, Puffing Billy, the Grampians... Do it all with Localing and experience for yourself what everyone else on here is raving about!
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
Central Business District
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"the great ocean road"
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"yarra valley"
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"ideal guide"
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"mornington peninsula"
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"city tour"
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"personalized tour"
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"these guys"
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"his knowledge"
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"perfect tour"
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"koala bears"
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"wine tasting"
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"brighton beach"
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"great company"
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"day tour"
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"phillip island"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Luca Terreni is the best tour guide I have ever had, in any city in the world, at any time in my life. Despite our family of five’s myriad interests, Luca excelled at keeping his audience engaged an informed the entire time. From the “hipster”...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I spent the day with our fantastic guide Chris driving the Great Ocean Road and visiting the Twelve Apostles. We had a wonderful day which included a search for Koala bears (which Chris found for us), dining on very fresh fish and...More

Thank Grainne H
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We did two tours with Localing while in Melbourne. Our first tour was with Luca and we did a tour of the city. We went into Fitzroy which is a great place to explore and got a great tour of Melbourne and the surrounding areas!...More

Thank erika D
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Eliot was great! We spent the day together seeing all the sites on the Great Ocean Road. We made this trip 5 years ago so we wanted to see some of the same sites but also some new ones. Eliot made this a special day....More

Thank JoAnn L
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DeanAndDanLocaling, Owner at Localing Private Tours Melbourne, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hello Joann, I'm so glad you loved your day out with Eliot. The Great Ocean Road is just wonderful and we never get tired of hosting visitors down here. It's wonderful to hear you had the chance to experience something new and relive some fond...More

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Reviewed 10 June 2018

The tour was great and Martin is fantastico! I would give 6 stars, not just for the six koalas we saw in the wild nor the 3 dozen kangaroos we saw in the wild nor the sunset at the 12 Apostles nor the freshest fish...More

2  Thank kleser2018
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DeanAndDanLocaling, Owner at Localing Private Tours Melbourne, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thanks for taking the time to review your tour with Martin. He is a really dedicated guide who brings an incredible amount of passion to every tour he hosts and we all really appreciate such lovely feedback. The Great Ocean Road is a really special...More

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Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

We loved that Eliot customized the whole tour based on our interests (especially the food and unique neighborhoods). Coffee, sweets, Vietnamese, Mexican, craft brewery, two markets, beach walk, and cultural insights. Eliot gave us lots of great suggestions and advice for other spots to hit...More

1  Thank Bobi S
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DeanAndDanLocaling, Owner at Localing Private Tours Melbourne, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hello Bobi, It sounds like you had a really fabulous day out with Eliot. He is the master of personalisation, which is something really important to all of us. I'm really glad you got to experience a side of our wonderful city that spoke to...More

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Reviewed 9 June 2018

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Reviewed 2 June 2018

My partner and I spent three terrific days -- two with Eliot, one with Luca -- with Localing tours and their tremendous guides, and not only did we leave the Melbourne area feeling like we had a great take of the city itself, we filled...More

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DeanAndDanLocaling, Owner at Localing Private Tours Melbourne, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thanks for taking the time to leave such a lovely review. Victoria is one of those regions which really rewards you for taking the time to experience it properly and it sounds like you did just that. I'm so glad you enjoyed your time with...More

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Reviewed 1 June 2018

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Reviewed 31 May 2018

I recently booked a 4 days tour of Great Ocean Road, VIC with Localling. Organisation: Prior to the trip, the CEO did everything possible to accommodate to my requests as I wanted to visit very specific locations previously spotted online. He also went to great...More

5  Thank Yannick L
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DeanAndDanLocaling, General Manager at Localing Private Tours Melbourne, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Yannick, Thank you for this glowing review. Moreso thank you for trusting us and believing in us. We loved working with you, organising this trip for you because as you learn so do we. You had a clear idea of what you wanted, and...More

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Jake G
2 June 2018|
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Hi Jake, thats really lovely to hear. Im not sure why it wouldn't be working but maybe one is pending. You may have to try and troubleshoot with tripadvisor. I will pass on your warm wishes to Luca and thanks again for... More
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20 May 2017|
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I'm Dan from Localing Private Experiences Melbourne. Thanks for getting in touch. We certainly can help with this. I love combining Phillip Island with the Mornington Peninsula and Wilsons Promontory on a 2-day itinerary... More
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Hello Poonam, all our tours are private and we would be very happy to help. The best thing to do would be to email the office info @ localing. com. au with details of your group and plans and we can take it from there... More
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