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Tours & adventures

  • Balloon Man

    The thrill of hot air ballooning over Melbourne at sunrise can be enjoyed as you take in the most magnificent perspective of Melbourne available

  • City River Cruises

    Take a sightseeing tour along the Yarra River with full commentary aboard the MV Melba Star. Cruise upstream through scenic gardens and beside sporting venues up to Herring Island at South Yarra. The downstream cruise option to the Port of Melbourne glides past river landmarks such as Crown Casino, the World Trade Centre and under the Bolte and West Gate bridges.

  • Global Ballooning

    For a truly remarkable experience, take a sunrise balloon flight over Melbourne capped off with a buffet champagne breakfast

  • Heli Experiences

    Depart from Essendon Airport on a scenic helicopter flight over Melbourne's famous attractions including Williamstown, Flemington Racecourse (home of the Melbourne Cup), Docklands, the Port of Melbourne, St Kilda Beach, Albert Park, the MCG and the iconic buildings within Melbourne's CBD

  • Melbourne Architours

    Learn about Melbourne's development and architecture from guides who currently work in the building profession. Several themed tours are available including Melbourne's settlement history, international architecture and modernism, covering the CBD and the inner suburbs of Fitzroy, Richmond, South Yarra and St Kilda.

  • Melbourne Boat Hire - Cruise

    Spoil yourself with a private scenic cruise along the Yarra River with your own skipper. The boat is electric powered, ensuring a quiet and tranquil cruising experience. Food and beverage packages are available. Departure point is NewQuay Marina at Docklands. Different cruise durations are available along the Yarra River, covering anywhere between the Bolte Bridge, Southbank, Melbourne's Botanical Gardens, South Yarra, Richmond and Abbotsford.

  • Melbourne by Bike

    Discover Melbourne on a personalised bicycle tour of the city by a local expert, tailored to your interests. Departing from either South Yarra or St Kilda, the tour incorporates many famous landmarks including Crown Casino, Federation Square, the Yarra River, Melbourne's arcades and laneways, Royal Botanic Gardens, MCG and Albert Park Lake.

  • Melbourne City Scenic Flights

    Departing from Lilydale Airport, fly above the Eastern Freeway to Melbourne, observing icons such as the Exhibition Building, Crown Casino, The Arts Centre, Etihad Stadium, Albert Park and St Kilda beach from the air

  • Melbourne River Cruises

    Offers a selection of scenic river cruises departing from Southbank and passing by Crown Casino, Docklands, West Gate Bridge, Royal Botanic Gardens, Olympic Park and Herring Island. Alternatively, use the direct ferry service between the city and Williamstown.

  • Melbourne Shopping Experiences

    Enjoy a relaxed and fun day of discount retail therapy without the worry of finding your way around. Discover Melbourne's famous arcades, vintage fashion stores, discount factory outlets, warehouse sales, pop-up shops and the discount shopping streets of the inner city suburbs.

  • Melbourne Water Taxis

    Use Melbourne Water Taxis to explore Melbourne's Yarra and Maribyrnong Rivers on a private chartered tour. The water taxis can operate on the Yarra River between Hawthorn and Williamstown, and along the Maribyrnong River as far upstream as Flemington. Pick up and drop off at any suitable berthing place.

  • Picture This Ballooning

    A sunrise hot air balloon flight over Melbourne is a sensational and luxurious way to see the iconic views of our city: the MCG, the Yarra River, Shrine of Remembrance, Albert Park Formula 1 racetrack and more. All our flights end with a champagne breakfast on Level 35 of the Sofitel Hotel.

  • Sea Kayak Australia

    Explore Melbourne, the Yarra River, the Mornington Peninsula, Phillip Island and Wilsons Promontory by water on a guided sea kayak day tour. Multi-day trips to Wilsons Promontory and the Gippsland Lakes are also available.

  • Tramboat Cruises

    Departing from Victoria Harbour at Docklands, step aboard this replica tram with enclosed lower deck and open air upper deck. Cruise upstream past Crown Casino, Southbank, the Botanical Gardens, a stop off at Herring Island and onto Hawthorn. Or head downstream through Melbourne's port, then either to Williamstown or up the Maribyrnong River.