Take a ride on Australia's oldest steam train on the Puffing Billy Day Trip operated by Harlan tours.
Visit Grant's Reserve to hand feed rosellas and the village of Sassafras.
The tour also visits the famous William Ricketts Sanctuary and Burrinja Gallery where you will have the opportunity to learn more about aboriginal culture.
Drive around the fringes of the Dandenong Ranges as you pass through Ferntree Gully and onto the quaint old village of Belgrave.
Puffing Billy is Australia's favourite steam train and one of the finest preserved steam railways in the world.
This century-old steam train continues to run on its original mountain track from Belgrave to Gembrook in the magnificent Dandenong Ranges 40kms east of Melbourne.
Lunch is at own cost at The Lake, where there is undercover tables provided.
After lunch continue on through the back of the Ranges to the beautiful Yarra Valley to Montrose, then head up and over the Dandenong Ranges via the Mt Dandenong Tourist Road.
Return at approximately 5.00pm.
Tour starting location
- Food and Wine
- Courtesy transfer
- Crewed charter
Harlan Tours have been operating in Melbourne since 1991 and has grown steadily since then. It commenced operation with a single Hi-Ace van providing a courier service to country Victoria and now includes our fleet of current vehicles. We are a licensed and accredited operator.
Harlan Tours offers a range of day tours and transport services around Victoria to famous tourist destinations including Great Ocean Road, Phillip Island, Sovereign Hill, Puffing Billy, Mt Buller winter snow trip, Echuca, Mornington Sorrento / Queenscliff, Yarra valley wineries just to name a few. We also also cater for interstate trips to Sydney, Adelaide and most other states.
The fleet consists of luxury coaches, midi size coaches and mini-buses. Harlan Tours can cater for all your transport needs including airport transfers, wedding and large group transfers and conferences.
Harlan also specialises in the International Students Market.
- Australian Tourism Awards
Other tours by this operator
- Tourism Council Australia
Tour operator is licensed to conduct tours on public land