The perfect private tour for anyone (of all ages) who enjoy wildlife, nature, breathtaking scenery, history, (and wine!)!This day-trip covers two charming regions- the Yarra Valley (famous wine country) and Mount Dandenong (features a number of boutique mountain villages surrounded by pine, fern, and eucalyptus forests).
A great day outdoors seeing and interacting with native Australian animals in a natural habitat then drive through the beautiful Yarra Valley to Mount Dandenong beyond to start a steam train adventure aboard the Puffing Billy stream train as it winds through pristine mountain ranges, forest and fern gullies
The Yarra Valley has an abundance of hidden treasures and this full day tour is a showcase of some our favourites! This is a relaxed and informative day tour with a professional tour guide providing interesting information throughout the day about the history of the valley and regional wine varietals.Sample a variety of locally produced specialties at four venues throughout the valley as well as taking some time to explore the village of Healesville with its cafes, distilleries and wine bars.Tour includes generous wine tastings at 4 wineries plus finish the day with a glass of wine or a bottle of craft beer!Our small group tour (max 11 guests) provides pick up and drop off at Lilydale train station or any accommodation or address in the Yarra Valley.City pickups are not available. Most of our guests staying in Melbourne choose to catch the train to Lilydale station. It takes about 1 hour (quicker than driving in traffic) and from there it is only 5 minutes to Yarra Valley!