Albert Park Tours
Best known as the home of Formula 1 Grand Prix in March each year, Melbourne’s Albert Park is also a leafy inner-city retreat with a swan-filled lake, sports venues, playgrounds and a skyline view.
7 Tours and Activities to Experience Albert Park
For sports lovers, Melbourne is hard to beat. With so many major stadiums packed into one metropolis, there’s always a game on and excitement in the air. Get an insider’s look into the city’s athletic obsession with a behind-the-scenes tour of several of its famed venues. Visit the site of the Melbourne Cup horserace at Flemington Racecourse and cruise around the Grand Prix Circuit at Albert Park. For more, upgrade to one of three different options to explore the Melbourne home of your favorite sports.
See Melbourne’s vibrant city on-board an open-top double decker bus. Melbourne is renown for it’s major sporting and cultural events, stylish fashion, the arts, food and wine and much more! Explore and see the city’s major attractions, bustling laneways, cafes and beaches at your own leisure as you hop on and hop off at any of the 27 stops located in the city and surrounds including the popular seaside suburb of St Kilda. With panoramic views and an informative audio commentary this is truly the best way to experience and enjoy this cosmopolitan city. Select the city sights tour or the St Kilda beach tour, or do both all for the same price, the choice is yours!
Maximize your time in Melbourne with a great-value full-day tour, combining the best bits of the city and Phillip Island. Spend the morning touring Melbourne landmarks like Federation Square, St Patrick’s Cathedral and St Kilda Beach, then visit the Eureka Skydeck 88 for a spectacular aerial view. After lunch (own expense), tour the Churchill Island Heritage Farm, get up close to Aussie wildlife at the Koala Conservation Centre, then watch the sunset Penguin Parade on Phillip Island. This small-group tour is limited to 11 people for a personalized experience.
City sightseeing with a difference. Visit the venues that host some of Australia’s favourite sporting events. Explore Flemington Racecourse, home of the Spring Racing Carnival and The Melbourne Cup – the horse race that stops the nation. Drive through the Commonwealth Games Athletes Village and around Albert Park, on the Melbourne F1 Grand Prix Circuit. Cafe Style lunch included at Marvel Stadium / Docklands Precinct. CHOOSE TWO of the following tours: Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) OR Australian Open (AOT) Behind The Scenes Tour OR Australian Sports Museum. If you would like to include all three of these options, please see our Ultimate Sports Lovers Tour, or if you would only like to include one option see our 1/2 Day Sports Lovers Bus Tour. A fabulous way to explore Melbourne's sporting culture.
City sightseeing with a difference. Visit the venues that host some of Australia’s favourite sporting events. Explore Flemington Racecourse, home of the Spring Racing Carnival and The Melbourne Cup – the horse race that stops the nation. Drive through the Commonwealth Games Athletes Village and around Albert Park, on the Melbourne F1 Grand Prix Circuit. Cafe Style lunch included at Marvel Stadium / Docklands Precinct. Tour includes a tour of the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) AND Australian Open (AOT) Behind The Scenes Tour AND Australian Sports Museum. A fabulous way to explore Melbourne's sporting culture.
This small-group tour provides a comprehensive overview of Melbourne. Visit highlights like St. Kilda, the CBD, Flinders Street Station, Queen Victoria Market, the Royal Botanical Gardens, Federation Square, and more. See the city from the comfort of an air-conditioned bus, and enjoy a light lunch and artisanal coffee. Your local guide can tailor the tour to suit your interests.
An all-inclusive tour that will take you to some of Melbourne's most iconic locations - except with a big difference. You will explore these locations with metal detecting equipment in order to look for treasure! You will be driven to the first location where you will be taught how to use the various pieces of treasure hunting and fossicking equipment which will be made available for your use. After the lesson you will get to go on your first hunt in an easy to search location. The second location is more challenging, but before the hunt begins there you will learn how to clean silver coins, since it might just be the case that you may find some silver coin treasure there. The third and final location will be selected on the day and be dependent on the success of the hunt thus far. You are guaranteed not to leave empty handed in this great treasure hunting adventure tour. This is the only activity of this kind in Melbourne!!
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What's the best way to experience Albert Park?
The best ways to experience Albert Park are:
- Half-Day Sports Lovers Bus Tour of Melbourne with Tour Options
- City Sightseeing Melbourne Bus Only Tickets
- Melbourne City Tour and Phillip Island in One Day
- 3/4 Day Sports Lovers Bus Tour of Melbourne with Tour Options
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