8 hours (Approx.)
Hotel pickup offered
Offered in: English
Good for avoiding crowds
Learn about Victoria’s gold rush days with a private tour to Ballarat and Sovereign Hill. Follow your guide to an old gold mining site, which is now a museum, and learn about the history of the area and the 1850s gold rush. Sit down to a delicious lunch at the famous “New York Bakery” and get a closer look at local animals at the Ballarat Wildlife Park before heading back to Melbourne.
- Explore the Victorian towns of Ballarat and Sovereign Hill on a full-day tour
- Learn about the 1850s gold rush and pan for real gold at a mine
- Sit down to a delicious lunch at the famous “New York Bakery”
- Enjoy a personalized experience with your own private guide
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Hotel pickup and drop-off
Transport by private vehicle
Coffee and/or Tea
WiFi on board
Food and drinks, unless specified
Departure & Return
Departure PointTraveler pickup is offered
We also can pick up from private addresses.
- Melbourne Airport, Departure Dr, Tullamarine, Victoria 3045 Australia
- Melbourne Intl Airport, 1 Air Terminal Pkwy, Melbourne, FL 32901
- Essendon Airport, Melbourne, Victoria Australia
- Moorabbin Airport, Melbourne, Victoria Australia
- Melbourne Station Pier
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Not wheelchair accessible
- Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
- Stroller accessible
- Infant seats available
- Most travelers can participate
- This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
- OPERATED BY Melbourne Private Tours
You can cancel up to 4 days in advance of the experience for a full refund.
- For a full refund, you must cancel at least 4 full days before the experience’s start time.
- If you cancel less than 3 full days before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
- Any changes made less than 3 full days before the experience’s start time will not be accepted.
- Cut-off times are based on the experience’s local time.
Learn more about cancellations.
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