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Melbourne Dandenong Puffing Billy Steam Train and Yarra Valley Wine Country in Style Full Day Tour with Lunch

  • Dandenong Range, Yarra Valley
  • English, Mandarin, Mandarin iPod, iPod Multi-language
  • 9.5 hours (approx.)
  • Free Cancellation
  • Instant Confirm

Standard Inclusions

  • 1. Transport from/to selected hotels
  • 2. Puffing Billy Steam Train ride
  • 3. Devonshire Tea
  • 4. Tastings at wineries
  • 5. Experienced Driver Guide
  • 6. Comprehensive commentary
  • 7. Travel in an air-conditioned coach
  • 8. Lunch
From AUD
$225.00

1 Key Facts

Included

  • 1. Transport from/to selected hotels
  • 2. Puffing Billy Steam Train ride
  • 3. Devonshire Tea
  • 4. Tastings at wineries
  • 5. Experienced Driver Guide
  • 6. Comprehensive commentary
  • 7. Travel in an air-conditioned coach
  • 8. Lunch

Not included

  • 1. Food & beverages not listed as Inclusions
  • 2. Souvenirs
  • 3. Travel Insurance
Destination Dandenong Range, Yarra Valley
Depature point ● Departs:
- Season 1 (April - September): Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays
- Season 2* (October - March): Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays
*Tour does not run on Christmas Day (25 December)
● Departure Point: Federation Square (Address: Corner Flinders & Russell Streets, Melbourne VIC 3000)
● Departure Time^: Approximately 08:10
^Complementary transfer from/to selected hotels included before departure time
● Arrives Melbourne at approximately 17:30
How to get there ● Complementary transfer from/to selected hotels included.  Please indicate the name of your hotel at the point of booking - the most convenient pick-up location and time will be advised in your booking confirmation. Or

● Please make your own way to the meeting point selected at time of booking on the travel date
Reconfirmation requirements Please be advised you are required to contact The Service Provider 24 hours prior to the travel date during business hours to reconfirm your booking, pick up location and time, and departure time with your confirmation number. Please adjust your travel plan according to the details given by The Service Provider at time of reconfirming.
Check-in requirements ● Complementary Transfer
If you have booked hotel transfer service, please arrive 10 minutes prior to the pick-up time at your booked pick up location. There might be 5-10 minutes delay depends on the traffic on the day. If you think the pick is late or you are not being picked up, please call service provider and quote your confirmation number to double check.

● Self Drive / Public Transports
If you are making your own way to the meeting point, please arrive at least 10 minutes prior to the departure time. Meeting point is located at Federation Square, corner of Flinders & Russell Streets, Melbourne.
What to bring/wear ● Appropriate clothing for all weather conditions, eg. jacket for cooler months.
● Comfortable enclosed walking shoes
● Protective clothing, hat, sunscreen lotion, and sunglasses
● Water bottle, Snacks
● Money/credit card for optional purchases
Other info ● Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking

● Language Audio Devices
Language devices are bookable in Mandarin, Japanese, Italian, German and French at no additional cost on first come first serve basis. If the device is lost or damaged, fines apply.  Please advise under "Special Request" when booking if needed.

2 Overview

Travel through some of the most beautiful forest in Victoria. Take a break in the heart of the Dandenong Ranges to enjoy Devonshire Tea and the chance to hand-feed some of our native birdlife. The fun has just started as you board Puffing Billy for a ride on this century-old steam train. Visit Rochford Wines for tastings and later, visits to another two leading wineries will top-off your day.

Melbourne Dandenong Puffing Billy Steam Train and Yarra Valley Wine Country in Style Full Day Tour with Lunch

 

Highlights
  • View the picturesque mountain villages dotted along the way as you drive through Ferntree Gully to the Dandenong Ranges 
  • At Grants on Sherbrooke enjoy a delicious homemade Devonshire Tea – warm scones with jam and cream, and tea or coffee. Plus, there's crackers with Vegemite for those brave enough to try! 
  • You can hand-feed kookaburras, rosellas, cockatoos and galahs (seed provided) 
  • Ride the Puffing Billy Steam Train for a memorable 30-minute journey on Australia's most notable narrow-gauge railway 
  • Journey into the prosperous heart of picturesque wine country, the Yarra Valley, and visit Rochford Wines to taste some of their award-winning wines 
  • You'll have the opportunity to relax over lunch and a glass of one of their superb regional wines (included) 
  • Tantalize your taste buds at two more wineries, where you can sample and buy a selection of quality local wines

 

Rochford Wines Lunch

With breathtaking views of the Great Dividing Range, Rochford Wines in the heart of Victoria's Yarra Valley, is more than just a winery - it's a total experience! Unwind in the restaurant's alfresco courtyard overlooking the vines. Enjoy a delicious two course lunch and sip on a glass of one of their top blends.

3 Policy

Cancellation Policy

If you cancel at least 14 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee. If you cancel between 0 and 13 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee. If no show, no refund.

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