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Melbourne, Australia
The Explorer - Melbourne Gardens

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icon30 minutes  (approx.)
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iconOffered in: English
Good for avoiding crowds

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Overview

At 38 hectares, it can take a long time to see all of Melbourne’s beautiful Royal Botanic Gardens by foot. This minibus tour offers a perfect solution for visitors wishing to take in the gardens’ natural beauty in just 30 minutes. The ‘hop on, hop off’ feature adds extra flexibility to anyone who wants to stay longer and get a closer look at certain gardens.
  • Learn about the gardens’ historic landscape with expert commentary from a guide
  • Protect the environment: travel in a purpose-built, eco-friendly tour bus
  • Hop off for stunning photo opportunities before hopping back on the next bus
  • Enjoy the sights in comfort: this intimate tour is limited to 12 visitors
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Botanic Gardens Visitor Centre , 100 Birdwood Ave, Melbourne VIC 3004, Australia

Meet at the Visitor Centre, located off Birdwood Avenue, South Yarra.

This activity will end right where it started.
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Infants (0-4 years) are free when sat on a lap.
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 12 travelers
  • OPERATED BY Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria
You can cancel up to 24 hours in advance of the experience for a full refund.
  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
  • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
  • Any changes made less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time will not be accepted.
  • Cut-off times are based on the experience’s local time.

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The answers provided below are based on answers previously given by the tour provider to customers’ questions.
Q:
What is the policy on face masks and attendee health during The Explorer - Melbourne Gardens?
A:The policies on face masks and attendee health are:

  • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
See all safety measures taken by The Explorer - Melbourne Gardens.
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What is the policy on sanitization during The Explorer - Melbourne Gardens?
A:The policies on sanitization are:

  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
See all safety measures taken by The Explorer - Melbourne Gardens.
Q:
What is the social distancing policy during The Explorer - Melbourne Gardens?
A:The policies on social distancing are:

  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
  • Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons
See all safety measures taken by The Explorer - Melbourne Gardens.
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What measures are being taken to ensure staff health & safety during The Explorer - Melbourne Gardens?
A:The policies on staff health & safety are:

  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
See all safety measures taken by The Explorer - Melbourne Gardens.

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Great tour, informative and peaceful
Rose_T
, Jun 2019
A great way to see all of the gardens, inexpensive too. Should hsv3 more activities like these in the city
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Royal Botanic gardens bus your
Robyn_S
, Jun 2019
Great small tour to summarise the botanical gardens. Good if you don't know the gardens well and helps you find out about other available tours.

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