An excellent half day tour with Australian Coastal Mountain Tours which starts by exploring the cultural city of Melbourne, before heading along the Port Phillip Bay coastline on the way to Phillip Island.
With Australian Coastal Mountain Tours you will enjoy delicious treats at the Island Chocolate Factory, followed by the opportunity to see Koalas in their natural habitat at the Koala Conservation Centre.
Next the tour will travel to the Nobbies and Seal Rocks which is home to the largest Australian Fur Seal Colony. At night falls you will head to the Penguin Parade. A Penguin Odyssey, which is home of the little penguins. Watch the little penguins emerge from the sea and make way, with a waddle, to their homes in the sand, The Penguin Parade is Australia's number one wildlife tourist attraction and is highlight of any visit to the area.
Tour concludes with dinner before returning back to Melbourne.
Price & booking
Tour pricing information (GST included)
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Penguins Plus Adult
Adult rate includes, Penguin parade, Koala conservation center entry fee, dinner, tea and coffee.
Cancellation and booking policy
Australian Coastal Mountain Tours reserve the right to alter fares and itineraries in unforeseen circumstances. Passenger cancellation of any day tour, in less than 24 hours prior to departure time will result in a 50 per cent refund of money paid. Cancellation within 12 hours of tour departure of failure to take up a tour will result in a total forfeiture of the tour fare.Extended Tours: Cancellation of any extended tours within 72 hours to 30 days prior to departure will result in a 25 per cent cancellation fee of the tour cost. Cancellation within 24 hours to 72 hours prior to departure will result in a 50 per cent cancellation fee of the tour cost. Cancellation or transfer within 24 hours prior to departure date will result in a 100 per cent cancellation fee.
Days of operation
Pick-up near Melbourne city.
Departure details: 10/10/14 - 31/03/15
Mon/Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri/Sat/Sun: 1:00pm - 11:00pm
Tour starting location
- City sightseeing
- Animal Viewing
- Guided walks
- Courtesy transfer
- Check-in desk
- Crewed charter
- Fishing equipment
- Public telephone
They offer disable access in their vehicles, but please email them to confirm prior to tour date.
Australian Coastal & Mountain Tours provides unique Nature Based Australian Experiences throughout Melbourne and the surrounding regions of Victoria. Tour experiences range from the full day Penguin Parade and city tours, right through to ten day Sydney to Melbourne coastline and inland mountainous tour experiences.
Australian Coastal & Mountain Tours provides luxury transportation with an eight seater Mercedes Viano and a seven seater Land Rover four-wheel drive.
The quality provided through partners enhances the customer experience with food, wine, accommodation and activities. Polperro in Sorrento for Dolphin swims, Phillip Island Nature parks, Wild Creek Estate, Healsville Sanctuary, Port side Motel in Port Campbell and many more.
The Upper Yarra Valley Discovery tour gives you Australian wildlife, Mountain views, great wine and great food and we can even throw in a brewery for good measure. The perfect no rush day tour.
Great Ocean Road is a one to four day experiences including rainforest walks, the Twelve Apostles, helicopter rides, kangaroos and koalas, and breathtaking views of the coast.
On the Penguin Parade and Dolphin experience, you can swim with the dolphins on the Mornington Peninsula by day, and see Australia's little penguins by night or make it two days and spend the night in the beachside town of Inverloch before passing the day exploring the amazing Wilsons Promontory National Park, one of the most breathtaking national parks in the world.
Sydney to Melbourne is the ultimate Australian east coast experience covers all bases, from the city to the coast, and into the mountains.
For further information please see website for details.
Other tours by this operator
- Australian Regional Tourism Network
- Tourism Alliance Victoria
- Visitor Information Centre
Tour operator is licensed to conduct tours on public land