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Riding the Puffing Billy Train

If it is a unique Australian experience that you are looking for then this has to be the best tour you could be looking for.

This Melbourne sightseeing tour is crammed full of top Aussie experiences that you and your family will remember for a long time.

The tour includes a lively commentary from your coach driver who no doubt will bring to life the history and the uniqueness of the areas that you drive through.

Sit back and relax and enjoy the scenery, this is the cream of the tours that Viator offers here in Melbourne.

Things To See On Your Puffing Billy Tour

Viator Puffing Billy and Healesville Sanctuary tour

Puffing Billy Steam Train
Yarra Valley And Healesville Wildlife Sanctuary Day Tour


Travel in a relaxing, air-conditioned or heated coach through the outer suburbs of Melbourne and head on up into the Dandenong Mountains.

Travel past gigantic mountain ash gum trees and through the magic of Melbourne's fresh and lush rainforest region.

Kallista - Mt Dandenong

Driving in the Dandenong Mountains Melbourne Australia

What To Expect On This Melbourne Sightseeing Tour

  • Hand feed the local crimson rosellas, sulphur crested cockatoos and pink and grey crested gallahas at Kallista, a quaint little township nesled in the Blue Mountains.

Feeding the Crimson Rosellas

Feeding the crimson rosellas at Kallista comliments of Steve Curle

  • Enjoy real Aussie billy tea and feast on vegemite sandwiches and good old Aussie lamingtons.
  • Head on up to Belgrave and board the historic Puffing Billy train. Pass through gigantic mountain ash trees and lush rainforests. Travel in and through quaint little mountain townships like Menzies Creek and Emerald (Emerald lake Park) and arrive at the end of the rail tracks at Gembrook. The trip can take a little over 30 minutes as the train winds up the mountainside.

The Puffing Billy Train At The Trestle Bridge Menzies Creek

The trestle bridge at Menzies creek with Puffing Billy Steamtrain

  • From here continue in your coach up and over and then down through the beautiful Yarra Valley region. Past luscious vineyards and dairy farms until you reach the healesville Wildlife sanctuary, this is one of the top Melbourne tourist attractions that Victoria boasts.

Enjoy a delicious lunch here from the selected menu and then take part in a guided tour around the Healesville Sanctuary and experience some really close encounters with some of Australia's unique wildlife such as...

  • Wallabies
  • Kangaroos
  • Wombats
  • Owls
  • Emus
  • Koalas
  • Platypus
  • Bald Eagles
  • Tassie Devils

Selection Of Australian Wildlife At The Healesville Sanctuary

Selection of wildlife at the Healesville Sanctuary

Details Of This Top Melbourne Sightseeing Tour

  • Departure points are from either most Melbourne Hotels or Federation Square. Check departure points here
  • The duration of the tour is approximately 9 hrs with the completion of the tour around about 5:30 pm and at the original pick up point.
  • Local touring folk who do not require a hotel pick up will be contacted directly by the company as to where they can hook up with the tour.
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