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What To Expect
Go on the city tour of Melbourne. After that, witness the natural phenomenon of the Penguin Parade, see penguin rookeries, look for koalas in their natural habitat, and meet kangaroos and wallabies.
Lygon Street - café culture and 'Little Italy'
Prestigious Melbourne University
Royal Exhibition Buildings and Museum
Parliament House and Princess Theatre
St. Patrick's Cathedral (photo stop)
Visit Captain Cook's Cottage (own expense) & Fitzroy Gardens
Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG)
East Melbourne - ornate Victorian terraced homes
Collins Street - Paris End
Visit Queen Victoria Market - look for a bargain, wander around the fresh produce and take in the vibrant cosmopolitan atmosphere.
Drive through Chinatown and take in character of this colorful area
Panoramic views of Western Port and French Island
Visit Churchill Island for afternoon tea (own expense)
Opportunity to meet wallabies/ kangaroos
Phillip Island Nature Park - a natural home for koalas, seals, shearwaters and Little Penguins
Koala Conservation Centre - look for koalas in their natural habitat from tree top boardwalks OR opt to take a thrilling eco-boat adventure cruise to Seal Rocks (cruise own expense & limited numbers)
The Nobbies - a rocky outcrop with an excellent boardwalk where you may spot Little Penguins' homes (shoulder/ summer months)
Witness the Penguin Parade on floodlit Summerland Beach from the exclusive Penguins Plus premium viewing area for the best views of the Penguins
See penguin rookeries from an elevated boardwalk
Explore the Visitor's Information Centre - an opportunity to learn about the life of the Little Penguins as you walk through the "Penguin Experience"
Hotel pick-up (View Hotel Pick-up list)
Melbourne City tour
Entrance to Penguin Parade
Penguins Plus Premium Viewing Area
Unlimited use of WiFi at Penguin Parade
Koala Conservation Centre
Meals and drinks unless specified
Tips and gratuities
*The Intercontinental Hotel pick-up/join in will be at the Collins Street entrance, and will no longer be at the Flinders Lane.
Please bring warm, waterproof clothing as nights can be cold on the island in any season. The Penguin Parade is a natural phenomenon taking place in the open outdoors.
Children below 4 years old are free of charge, provided they do not occupy a seat.
Participants are required to purchase for two (2) full priced adults and will be reimbursed for the amount of one (1) adult once review on the activity has been submitted.
Limit of 1 free adult/tour per booking. Refunds will not be given for more than 1 adult in case of bookings that are multiples of 2 passengers (i.e. group of 4 can get refund for only 1 after submission of review).
Review must be submitted within fourteen (14) days AFTER tour date
Review about the activity must be written AFTER you participate in the activity and must exceed 600 characters in length.
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