The Daylesford &and Hepburn Springs Highlights tour lets you experience the sensual, spirited and effortlessly stylish Daylesford and Hepburn Springs, which are the jewels in the crown of the Spa Country.

With its bustling main thoroughfare, Vincent Street is full of eclectic shops, you will find everything here from organic vegetables to antiques and art galleries as well as lots of foodie places to eat.

Daylesford's twin spa village is Hepburn Springs, this serene little village is famous for the Hepburn Bathhouse and Spa, and iconic Mineral Springs reserve.

Come and experience the Swiss-Italian culture of the early settlers at Lavendula Swiss-Italian lavender farm, wander amongst the gardens and buildings of the farm, or maybe a coffee at the cafe.

If you wish to see Daylesford and Hepburn Springs this full day tour takes in the iconic places of both towns, visiting heritage/historic buildings, gardens, waterfalls, lakes, Convent, Bromley & Co, Stoney Creek Art galleries and locations of the 1850's gold rush and mineral springs reserves.

Type Indicative prices

Adult price per person. Melbourne customers take a V/Line train (own expense) from Southern Cross Railway Station Melbourne to Ballan Railway Station, where your guide will meet you on the platform.


Children (6 - 15 years) Children 5 years and under - Free.



Vincent Street walk, Lake Daylesford, Lake Jubilee, Morning tea, Wombat Hill Botanical Gardens, Mineral Water tastings, Entry to Convent, Bromley & Co, Stoney Creek Art Galleries, Cornish Hill lookout and goldmine heritage, Hepburn Springs Mineral Springs reserve, Sailors & Blowhole waterfalls, Lavendula Swiss-Italian lavender farm (In season)

Days of operation:
  • Contact us by Phone or Email to confirm tour is operating. No Minimum numbers to conduct tour.

Tour highlights:
  • Convent Gallery
    The Convent has been converted into an amazing Art Gallery, not to be missed if visiting Daylesford.
  • Hepburn Springs Mineral Springs Reserve
    The Hepburn Springs Mineral Springs Reserve is famous for the Hepburn Bathhouse & Spa. Come with us and taste the Mineral Waters from the various mineral springs that dot the reserve,
  • Sailors Waterfalls & Mineral Springs
    Close to Daylesford is the Sailors waterfalls and mineral water springs. Come with us and see the water tumbling over an ancient lava flow and falling into the valley below. Taste the naturally carbonated mineral water from the nearby mineral springs.

Golden Nugget Discovery Tours conducts small group nature, sightseeing, heritage and wine tours of Western and Central Victoria, Australia.

It is the ideal way for couples, small groups and individual travellers to experience the Goldfields region, the Great Ocean Road, the Grampians, Daylesford and Spa country, plus the Pyrenees wine region.

Relive the history and heritage of the gold rush as you visit Ballarat and Bendigo. Explore the small towns of the area, the wild nature of the parks, and the food and wine of the Goldfields.

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

See the fantastic coastal scenery, from wide beaches to tall towering cliffs and rainforests of the Great Ocean Road. Walk in the tree tops of the giant mountain ash.

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

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

The Pyrenees wine region makes some of the finest wines of the French Bordeaux variety. Lunch is included at the Warrenmang Vineyard resort or similar.

Daylesford, Victoria, 3460

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