Golden Victoria three day small group personalised signature tour takes you into the Golden heart of Victoria.

Victoria's frenetic goldrush of the 1850's is one of the great gold rushes of the world and has left a lasting and vivid legacy.

You can see the evidence in every Goldfields town and city, with the splendid streetscapes of Ballarat, Bendigo, and Maldon, and in the grand buildings such as the Maryborough Railway Station and the Market Building in Castlemaine.
You can re-live the goldrush by panning for gold at Sovereign Hill in Ballarat and by going down a gold mine at the Central Deborah Goldmine in Bendigo. They take you to the main attractions of Ballarat and Bendigo, but we also take you off the tourist trail to show you the smaller towns and the out of the way places that are rich in goldrush history and heritage.

You experience the wildlife/wildflowers of the Goldfields region, which is colder and wetter on the southern side of the Great Dividing Range and is hotter and dryer on the northern side. A chance to spot kangaroo, echidna and wallabies, plus a myriad of birds in the forests and grasslands.

Cost
Type Indicative prices
Adult

Adult Single $2685.00 Adult Twin Share/Couple $3245.00 No Single Supplement. Deposit of $670.00 is required on booking.

$2,685.00 - $3,245.00

Inclusions

All Government Taxes (GST), All Accommodation, Meals - Breakfast, Morning tea and Dinner. All Entrance Fees, Transport - tour vehicle and rail fare.

Days of operation:
  • Under the present COVID-19 conditions, the tour is On Demand. When the COVID-19 restrictions are lifted, the tour will move to Recurring Departure Dates.

Golden Nugget Discovery Tours is a leading Victorian Ecotourism tour operator. They conduct small group nature, sightseeing, heritage and wine tours.

It's the ideal way for couples, small groups and individual travellers to experience the many regions of Victoria, such as Goldfields, Great Ocean Road, Grampians, Daylesford and Spa country, Murray region, Southwestern coast, Victorian Volcanic Plains plus the Pyrenees and Southern Grampians wine region.

Relive the history and heritage of the gold rush as you visit Ballarat and Bendigo.

Walk with your eco-guide along the Goldfields track to discover wild nature and gold rush relics.

See the rainforests, tall cliffs and 12 Apostles coastal scenery of the Great Ocean Road and the wide wilderness beaches of the Southern Ocean south-west.

Experience the nature of the Grampians with its wildflowers, kangaroos, emus, waterfalls, aboriginal rock art and wonderful views.

Discover Daylesford, Hepburn Springs and the Spa region. This region is famous for its mineral springs and spas.

Experience the Murray River region, with an eco river cruise, National park visits and river ferry boat history at Echuca and Swan Hill.

Travel the Silo Art Trail of the Wimmera Mallee, stopping at the many murals painted on the old grain silos.

The Pyrenees and Southern Grampians wine regions make some of the finest wines in Victoria. Taste the fine wines and food of both regions.

Membership:
  • Regional Tourist/Tourism Association/Organisation
Spencer Street, Southern Cross Railway Station, West Melbourne, Victoria, 3003

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