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Melbourne City Tour with Phillip Island Transfer and Penguin Parade Experience Instant Confirmation


Enjoy a guided walking tour around Melbourne's amazing landmarks. Transfer to Phillip Island and see penguin rookeries, koalas, and kangaroos. Witness the nightly ritual of the Penguin Parade.

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  • Melbourne City (ANY CITY TOUR)
  • Chinatown (381, 361, 361L, 341, 397, 387)
  • Royal Arcade (381, 361, 361L, 341, 387, 397)
  • Dusk at the Penguin Parade
  • Penguin Parade (ANY PP TOUR)
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Adult (Age 15 & over)
USD 157.66
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Child (Age 4-14)
USD 78.83
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Adult (Age 15 & over)
USD 157.66
USD 157.66
Child (Age 4-14)
USD 78.83
USD 78.83
Infant (Age 0-3)
  • Duration (incl. transportation): 13.5 - 16 hour(s)
  • Available: Daily
  • Pick-up: You can choose either Pick-up or Check-in (free).
  • Inclusion: Admission / Penguin parade general viewing area access / On-coach video and WiFi
Package detail / Schedule
Schedule & Location
  • Schedule
  • Pick-up/Check-in
    Time & Location
  • Drop-off/Check-out
    Time & Location

  • 07:50 Pick-up at Select Melbourne Hotels or Check-in at Federation Square East
  • 08:05 Melbourne City Highlights
    Melbourne City (ANY CITY TOUR) Explore some of Melbourne City landmarks like Lygon Street or "Little Italy" for some coffee culture, the prestigious Melbourne University, World Heritage Site the Royal Exhibition Buildings and Museum, Parliament House and Princess Theatre, and Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG).
  • East Melbourne
    Captain Cooks Cottage (381, 361, 361L, 387, 397, 341) Take pictures at St. Patrick's Cathedral (photo stop). Wander around Fitzroy Gardens and visit Captain Cook's Cottage (own expense). Revel in ornate Victorian terraced homes in East Melbourne. Shop at Collins Street or Paris End, known for its high-end boutiques and retailers.
  • Queen Victoria Market and Chinatown
    Chinatown (381, 361, 361L, 341, 397, 387) Visit one of Melbourne's major landmarks, Queen Victoria Market. Look around the colorful and vibrant Chinatown. And finally, take a guided walk through some of the best arcades and laneways in Melbourne - Royal Arcade, Block Arcade, Centre Place and Degraves Street.
  • Depart for Phillip Island
    Penguin_Parade_and_Phillip_Island (4) Appreciate the panoramic views of Western Port and French Island. Visit Churchill Island, which is connected to Phillip Island by a bridge for an afternoon tea (own expense).
  • Phillip Island's Animals
    Penguin parade (7) Meet some wallabies/kangaroos. Take a look around Phillip Island Nature Park - a natural home for koalas, seals, and little penguins. Spot koalas at the Koala Conservation Centre, or even take an eco-boat cruise to Seal Rocks (the cruise is at your own expense & has limited spaces).
  • Penguin Parade
    Phillip_Island_Penguin Before the main event, spot some little penguins at The Nobbles, which offers spectacular views of the south coast. Watch the Penguin Parade on floodlit Summerland Beach from an elevated boardwalk. A dinner stop will be made before or after the Penguin Parade depending on the season.
  • 21:00-23:30 Drop-off at Select Melbourne Hotels or Check-out at Federation Square East
Required Items to Bring & Attire
    • Please bring warm, waterproof clothing as nights can be cold on the island in any season. The Penguin Parade is a natural phenomenon taking place in the open outdoors.
Additional Note(s)
    • Children four (4) years old and under are free, but will need to sit on a parent or guardian's lap if there are no available seats.
    • The Intercontinental Hotel pick-up/join in will be at the Collins Street entrance.
    • During Daylight Savings, the penguins return to the sea at a later time. Return time to Federation Square will be at approximately 23:30.
    • On Mondays and Wednesdays when the market is closed, the tour will go to the Shrine of Remembrance, the top section of the Royal Botanic Gardens and a cafe.
    • Please note that photography and filming is strictly prohibited so as not to disturb nor harm the animals you will be seeing in this tour.
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Cancellation Policy
  • Any cancellations made between 08:05 local time, 3 business days to 08:05 local time, 1 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 50% of the total amount.
  • Any cancellations made after 08:05 local time, 1 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.
USD 157.66
USD 157.66

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(4.50/5.00) 4.50 / 5
(4 reviews)
Pick-up Available
Duration incl. transportation 13.5 - 16 hour(s)
Availability Daily


by: Abhijeet
Awesome tour package. Had a great time. Our driver Gordon was really informative and thoughtful. Our first time visit to Melbourne and this is what we needed to get introduced to such a lovely city. T...more
by: Milena
I loved Penguin Parade
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Melbourne City Tour with Phillip Island Transfer and Penguin Parade Experience