Melbourne Elite Tours Pty Ltd

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Melbourne Elite Tours was created with the understanding that great holidays become cherished memories that stay with us for a lifetime. With that in mind, Melbourne Elite Tours aims to exceed all your expectations by designing a personalised luxury tour suitable for individuals, couples, families or groups.

All tours, whether they are single or multi day, include travel in a luxury Mercedes, morning or afternoon tea and a gourmet two-course lunch with beverage. All wine tastings and entry to locations are also included.

Melbourne Elite Tours go out of their way to offer unique experiences that showcase the beautiful state of Victoria. Their guides have an in-depth knowledge and passion for showing the best of Melbourne and regional Victoria.

Their range of tours are designed to highlight each region, with the opportunity to fully customise each trip to suit your individual interests. Many options can be arranged, from helicopter flights over the 12 Apostles on the Great Ocean Road to balloon flights over the beautiful Yarra Valley or even getting up close and personal with Australian wildlife.

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Embark on the ultimate adventure with their most popular three-day tour! Experience the best of Australia’s history, natural beauty, wildlife, food, and wine, all in one spectacular trip.

Step back in time and witness the Gold Rush era at Sovereign Hill, where history comes to life. Marvel at the majestic Mackenzie’s Falls, and take in the breathtaking views from Boroka and Reeds Lookout, as well as the stunning Balconies.

But that’s not all, journey on one of the world’s most scenic coastal drives, avoiding the crowds at each stop and seeing all the famous sites in reverse. The rugged coastal scenery and the abundance of wildlife will leave you speechless.

This is a once-in-a-lifetime adventure that you will never forget. Book now and create unforgettable memories!

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Discover Victoria’s iconic destinations on this five-day tour, combining stunning mountain ranges, top food and wine, spectacular coastal scenery, Australian history and plenty of Australia’s famous wildlife.

Explore the majestic Grampians and be awed by several of the best lookouts you could wish to see. Journey on one of the worlds most spectacular coastal drives. Visit all the famous sites in reverse and avoid the crowds at each stop we take.

One of the unforgettable highlights of visiting Victoria is to witness hundreds of Little Penguins as they emerge from the sea at dusk after a day of deep sea fishing and walk from the beach up to their nests right alongside the walking tracks and viewing points.

Hop aboard Puffing Billy, one of the finest preserved steam railways in the world. Breathe in the cool mountain air through the open-sided carriages as it trundles along timber bridges, between Belgrave and Gembrook through the spectacular scenery of the beautiful Sherbrooke Forest.

This is a trip that will be sure to stick in the memory for the rest of your life.

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Experience the luxurious allure of the Yarra Valley, Victoria’s oldest and most prestigious wine region. Just an hour’s drive from Melbourne, this sophisticated destination boasts over 80 wineries renowned for producing Australia’s finest cool climate wines.

Immerse yourself in the breathtaking scenery of rolling hills as you visit boutique and award-winning vineyards for exclusive wine tastings. Indulge in a leisurely two-course gourmet lunch at one of four acclaimed vineyard restaurants. Treat your palate at the Yarra Valley Chocolaterie and Ice Creamery.

Throughout your private tour, enjoy the comfort of a luxury vehicle and the expertise of a passionate local guide. Delight in the perfect blend of world-class wines, farm-to-table cuisine, and refined indulgence in this exquisite wine-growing paradise.

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Indulge in the ultimate luxury and adventure with our private tour to Coombe Cottage, the former home of the legendary soprano Dame Nellie Melba. Wander through one of Victoria’s most exquisite landscaped gardens while learning about the life of this iconic artist. Sip on award-winning wines from Coombe’s stylish winery and other leading producers such as Yarra Valley Dairy or Four Pillars Distillery, the world’s best gin maker.

Satisfy your appetite with a leisurely two-course gourmet lunch at a stunning winery before embarking on an afternoon adventure to the internationally renowned Healesville Wildlife Sanctuary. Get up close and personal with Kangaroos, Koalas, Wombats and other iconic Australian wildlife.

If you’re feeling extra adventurous, take an optional morning balloon flight on weekends and experience the breathtaking beauty of the Yarra Valley from the sky. Join in on this luxurious and exciting journey to create unforgettable memories.

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Experience the captivating beauty of the Dandenong Ranges, a stunning winter escape less than an hour from Melbourne. Immerse yourself in the vibrant colors of lush fern glades and towering mountain ash forests. Explore quaint towns like Sassafras, Olinda, and Belgrave, offering designer shops, cozy tea rooms, and delicious eateries.

Discover magnificent gardens, including the Mount Dandenong Botanical Gardens and the Tesselaar Tulip Festival in spring. Indulge in a delightful lunch by the warm open fires, letting the golden glow and rustic ambiance enhance your dining experience. Hop aboard Puffing Billy, a preserved steam railway, and breathe in the cool mountain air as you traverse the picturesque Sherbrooke Forest.

This winter escape offers serenity, beauty, and a cozy fireside lunch just moments away from Melbourne.

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Step back in time and witness Australia’s history come alive at Sovereign Hill. From Main Street’s traditional goldfields costumes to the excitement of Red Hill Gully Diggings where you can pan for gold, experience working shops, hotels, schools, a theatre, crafts, a wheelwright, a candle maker, a confectioner, and steam-driven machinery.

Indulge in a two-course lunch and explore magnificent Victorian streetscapes that showcase the wealth generated during the gold rush. Visit the Art Gallery of Ballarat, Australian Ex-Prisoners of War Memorial, Arch of Victory, and the Ballarat Botanical Gardens – one of Australia’s most significant cool climate gardens.

This luxurious tour is entirely customised to your interests, allowing you to experience this unique piece of history in style.

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Embark on a journey to the Mornington Peninsula, only an hour from Melbourne. This tour offers an exquisite blend of experiences, including 50 plus cellar doors, craft breweries, breathtaking beaches, national parks, charming seaside villages, and top-notch eateries.

Start your day in Sorrento, a seaside town filled with boutique shops, art galleries, and enticing restaurants. Explore at your leisure before visiting the Cape Schanck Lightstation in the stunning Mornington Peninsula National Park.

Experience an adrenaline rush on the Arthurs Seat Eagle Chair Lift. As you glide above the treetops, embrace the natural beauty of the Australian landscape. Reach the summit of Arthurs Seat, 314 meters above sea level, for mesmerizing views of Port Phillip Bay, the Melbourne skyline, and beyond. Spot local wildlife along the way.

Savor a wine tasting and indulge in a delightful two-course lunch at a premier winery. Merricks General Wine Store, surrounded by rolling hills and coastline, offers a charming setting to relish fine wine, delectable cuisine, and local produce.

Tailor your day to create unforgettable memories. No matter your choices, the return trip to Melbourne will be filled with longing to revisit this enchanting region.

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Discover the natural wonders of Phillip Island, a mere 90-minute drive southeast of Melbourne. Home to the renowned Penguin Parade, this captivating island boasts pristine beaches, awe-inspiring natural landscapes, and rugged coastlines.

Immerse yourself in the beauty of nationally recognized surfing reserves, encounter unique native wildlife, and explore scenic villages brimming with charm. Unwind and rejuvenate in idyllic spots scattered across the island.

Indulge in the coastal township of Cowes, where boutique shops, art galleries, vibrant markets, and an array of top-notch restaurants, cafes, and bars await. Savour sensational local cuisine crafted by talented chefs during our exclusive dinner stop.

Whether you’re young or young at heart, Phillip Island offers an abundance of captivating experiences tailored just for you. Allow the team to curate an unforgettable day filled with interactive and stimulating adventures. As you journey back to Melbourne, your heart will be filled with cherished memories and a deep longing to revisit this exclusive region once more.

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Embark on a luxurious and sophisticated day tour of Victoria’s hidden gems. Begin by visiting the iconic Hanging Rock, immortalized in the classic Australian movie, “Picnic at Hanging Rock”. Then, take a scenic drive to Daylesford, the spa center of Victoria, known for its picturesque walks, exquisite dining, and enchanting art scene. Indulge in a sumptuous lunch at Lake House, one of Australia’s most acclaimed restaurants, located on the tranquil shores of Lake Daylesford, followed by an afternoon of leisure. Stroll down Vincent Street or visit the Swiss-Italian farm, Lavandula, or indulge in a luxurious spa treatment at the Lake House.

As the sun sets, return to Melbourne filled with unforgettable memories, ready to take on the world with renewed energy and vitality. Join in on this glamorous journey to discover Victoria’s hidden treasures in style.

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Experience the true essence of Australia on this three day luxury tour of Mansfield and the High Country. Marvel at the rugged beauty of Australia’s alpine bushland. A place where Australia’s cattlemen built legendary reputations. Sit by the fire as you relive stories from Banjo Paterson’s Man from Snowy River.

Spend two nights in one of Victoria’s most beautiful luxury farm stays. Ideal for a romantic mid week getaway, this hidden gem is set on 24 acres. Featuring breath taking views across the Barwite Valley down to the Broken river, be blown away stargazing in wonder at the incredible night-time panorama of the Milky Way from your exclusive rooftop vantage point. The pet alpacas and miniature pygmy goats are a cute bonus. Float high above the earth on a sunrise hot air balloon flight across dreamy landscapes followed by a gourmet champagne breakfast.

Whatever season you visit, you’ll be spoiled with stunning scenery, warm welcomes and delectable food and wine. This is a trip that will live in the memory for a lifetime.

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Experience a luxurious day tour in the Yarra Valley with a gin tasting at Four Pillars Distillery, gourmet lunch at Delatite Winery, and hot air balloon flight. At Four Pillars, learn about the history and distilling process of gin while sampling a variety of their award-winning gins and tonics. Delatite Winery offers an indulgent lunch with stunning mountain views and tasting premium wines. Conclude your tour with an enchanting hot air balloon flight over the Mansfield landscape, taking in breathtaking views of the rolling hills and winding valleys.

This glamorous day tour promises sophistication and adventure, leaving you with unforgettable memories of the best that the Mansfield region has to offer.

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Escape the city and immerse yourself in the wild beauty of Mansfield and the High Country on this thrilling two-day adventure. Take to the skies for a breathtaking balloon flight over the rugged alpine bushland and soak up the stunning views. Explore the top-class wineries and eateries of the King Valley, where you can indulge in world-class food and wine.

Drive through the majestic Black Spur and stop in the picturesque town of Marysville to witness the largest falls in Victoria, Stevenson Falls. Get up close and personal with Australia’s famous wildlife at the highly awarded Healesville Sanctuary.

With endless possibilities and experiences, let the team create a memorable trip that will take you out of your comfort zone and leave you with lifelong memories of adventure and exploration in Australia’s breathtaking wilderness.

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Discover the refined allure of Melbourne, a city lauded as the pinnacle of sophistication. This vibrant metropolis captivates with its seamless blend of art, music, cuisine, sports, and enchanting gardens. Immerse yourself in the opulent charm of its Victorian-era architectural gems, harmonizing with contemporary landmarks like Federation Square. Delight in a culinary odyssey along ethnic “eat streets,” featuring a Greek Precinct, Little Italy, and the renowned Chinatown.

Traverse hidden laneways, indulging in Melbourne’s thriving boutique culture and vibrant street art. Explore the resplendent Royal Botanic Gardens and pay homage at the Shrine of Remembrance, followed by a delightful lunch at a premier restaurant. Experience the bohemian energy of St Kilda’s Acland Street, culminating in a visit to the iconic Brighton Beach bathing boxes. Luxuriate in an unforgettable tour, leaving you yearning for more.

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Experience the natural wonder of the Grampians, home to Victoria’s stunning landscapes, ancient Aboriginal rock art paintings, majestic Mackenzie’s Falls, and breathtaking lookouts including Boroka and Reeds Lookout.

Discover the historic Seppelt vineyard and its impressive underground cellars, capable of holding three million bottles of wine. Or visit Halls Gap Zoo, Victoria’s largest regional zoo, exhibiting over 160 native and exotic mammals, reptiles, and birds. Indulge in amazing food and wine and immerse yourself in lively regional centres.

Don’t miss this chance to explore one of Victoria’s most magnificent destinations in luxury, with a customised tour tailored to your interests.

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Embark on a luxurious and rejuvenating tour from Melbourne to Daylesford. Explore the charming villages of Macedon, Woodend and Kyneton, and discover their tempting mix of cafes, stores, and exquisite culinary experiences. Immerse yourself in the eclectic arts scene and rich gold rush history of Castlemaine, before continuing on to the twin towns of Hepburn Springs and Daylesford, the spa center of Victoria.

Indulge in one of the region’s famous spa treatments or enjoy the delightful Vincent Street with its boutiques and galleries. Dine at the Lake House, one of Australia’s finest restaurants, and savor a divine multi-course menu with magnificent views of the treetops and lake.

End your tour by exploring more of the area or visiting the majestic Trentham Falls, before heading back to Melbourne in a state of luxurious bliss.

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Experience the ultimate in luxury with our two-day tour of the Mornington Peninsula. Enjoy a decadent morning tea as we travel to Point Nepean National Park, where you’ll explore historic gun emplacements and immerse yourself in the natural beauty of the area. Visit Pt Leo Estate or Crittenden Estate for a gourmet lunch and wine tasting. At Cape Schanck Lighthouse, learn about its fascinating history and take in breathtaking views of the coastline. Spend the evening at the luxurious Cape Schanck Resort.

On day two, choose between a round of golf at the Cape Schanck Golf Course or pampering at The Peninsula Hot Springs. Enjoy a delightful lunch at Montalto or Tucks before taking the Arthurs Seat Eagle Chair Lift for stunning views. End your tour at Merricks General Store. With a private guide and luxury vehicle, this tour promises an unforgettable experience of indulgence and relaxation.

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Whatever season you visit, you’ll be spoiled with stunning scenery, warm welcomes and delectable food and wine. The alpine villages are crowned in pristine white during winter and cloaked with wildflowers in summer. Come in autumn to see Bright’s majestic tree-lined streets in all their glory.

Indulge in delectable cool-climate wines and innovative cuisine prepared by passionate local chefs in the gourmet villages of Beechworth and Milawa.

Drive the Great Alpine Road, one of Australia’s great touring routes, winding through the region’s alpine landscapes, heritage towns, and local food and wine producers.

Discover the history of these charming villages, which hark back to the goldrush and bushranger days. Wander through grand nineteenth-century buildings in Beechworth, or dig around for Ned Kelly tales in Glenrowan’s dedicated sites. Roam Benalla’s art gallery for one of the country’s best regional art collections.

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Embark on a four-day luxury journey from Melbourne to enchanting Echuca, exploring the captivating North West Silo Art Trail, picturesque Grampians, and historic Ballarat.

This curated tour showcases breathtaking landscapes, rich history, and indulgent experiences. Cruise Echuca’s historic port on a paddlesteamer, marvel at Silo Art Trail murals, and immerse yourself in the Grampians’ rugged beauty. Uncover the gold rush era at Sovereign Hill and delve into Ballarat’s artistic heritage.

Luxuriate in upscale accommodations, savor gourmet dining, and relish personalized service. This tour seamlessly blends cultural immersion, natural wonders, and refined indulgence, leaving cherished memories of an unforgettable journey.

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Join in on an exclusive and luxurious tour as you journey along the world-renowned Great Ocean Road, starting in Melbourne and heading west to Torquay. You make stops at Split Point Lighthouse and the Great Ocean Road Memorial Arch before visiting Erskine Falls and Teddy’s Lookout in Lorne, followed by a two-course lunch.

In Kennett River, witness koalas in their natural habitat before reaching the quaint Apollo Bay for the night.

In the morning, you detour through the ancient Otway National Park and explore the forest from the treetops at the Otway Fly Treetop Adventure. Witness the famous 12 Apostles, Gibson’s Steps, Lock Ard Gorge, London Bridge, The Grotto, and Bay of Islands.

This epic journey back to Melbourne is guaranteed to create cherished memories that will last a lifetime.

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The Dandenong Ranges are home to some of Victoria’s premier cool-climate gardens. Gardens such as the Botanical Gardens, Alfred Nicholas and the George Tindal Memorial Gardens contains a number of plants rarely found in cultivation, which are thriving in the acidic soils, cool temperate climate and shaded conditions. Extensive collections of magnolias, rhododendrons, camellias, azaleas and hydrangeas will delight garden enthusiasts.

Many of these gardens have breathtaking views over the Yarra Valley and the seasonal changes ensure the gardens are a year-round delight.

Get a group of you together and enjoy this day out surrounded in beauty.

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Known as the garden state, Melbourne is blessed with so many beautiful and historical gardens so close to the city centre. Beautiful at any time of the year, autumn (March to May) and spring (Sept to Nov) are when Melbourne’s spectacular gardens are at their peak.

The Royal Botanic Gardens and Fitzroy Gardens have been a treasured part of Melbourne’s cultural life for more than 170 years. They are also an important resource for education, conservation, science and horticulture. Melbourne Gardens are home to the National Herbarium of Victoria, which houses the internationally important State Botanical Collection.

Rippon Lea and Como House and Garden are from a bygone era and some of the last surviving examples of a grand estate.

The day spent in the gardens of Melbourne will leave you in a blissful state and wanting to see more!

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Discover the astonishing beauty and diversity of the Cranbourne Gardens. You will find them displayed in settings that capture the essence of Australia’s diverse landscape from the Red Centre to the coastal fringes.

Heronswood is a breathtaking historic property situated on two hectares of formal gardens in Dromana. It is the home of the Digger’s Club – Australia’s most respected gardening organisation.

Cruden Farm is one of Victoria’s most exciting green spaces. It is a special place of public recreation, left by Dame Elisabeth Murdoch for the people to enjoy that is now managed by a charitable trust.

Ashcombe Maze and Lavender Gardens is 25 acres of unique mazes and quality woodland gardens that inspires the senses, celebrates the seasons, and showcases the true beauty of trees and plants.

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Reconnect with nature among the towering oaks, ghostly eucalypts and myriad rare plants in the public and private gardens dotted around Daylesford and the Macedon Ranges. Behind the walls of the impressive Mount Macedon mansions hide some of Victoria’s finest gardens, many National Trust-listed.

When it comes to beautiful gardens, some of the most glorious are Tieve Tara, Forest Glade, Wombat Hill Botanical Gardens and The Garden of St Erth. The gardens are a pure visual delight, marking the arrival and passing of each season in style. No matter what time you come they are sure to impress but if I had to choose, autumn steals the show in a blur of brilliant reds, oranges and yellows.

Spend the day here and you might never want to go home!

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Indulge in a truly luxurious experience in Bendigo, where history and creativity intertwine to create an unforgettable destination. Treat yourself to a gastronomic journey with the city’s acclaimed restaurants and wineries, sampling the best of local produce and wine.

Take part in exclusive tours of the city’s historic landmarks, led by knowledgeable guides who will unlock the secrets of Bendigo’s fascinating past. Experience the city’s vibrant arts scene by attending exclusive exhibitions, concerts, and festivals, where you can mingle with fellow art connoisseurs.

Bendigo offers a truly indulgent experience that combines history, culture, and luxury to create an unforgettable vacation.

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Explore the stunning Yarra Valley on a two-day tour featuring boutique wineries, award-winning vineyard restaurants, and breathtaking scenery. Day one includes private tastings at up to three of the region’s top wineries, a gourmet two course lunch, a visit to the Yarra Valley Chocolaterie and Ice Creamery, and a stay in luxurious accommodations.

Day two offers the option of a hot air balloon flight over the vineyards, followed by a sparkling wine breakfast, a visit to the Healesville Wildlife Sanctuary to see Australia’s iconic wildlife up close, and sampling of premium products from leading producers. The tour concludes with a stroll through the beautifully landscaped gardens at Coombe Cottage, home to Dame Nellie Melba, while enjoying award-winning wines.

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