Victoria Tours

Victoria Tours & The 12 Apostles
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Despite its size, Victoria is a surprisingly abundant state offering a range of exciting attractions and tours. Enjoying a diverse landscape that encompasses great stretches of wild surf beach, coastal sites, pristine national parks and rainforests, Victoria holds its own among the country's larger states. Travellers are drawn to the misty spa country and hilly wine regions, and seek the wild walking tracks, astonishing rock formations and rugged beaches (places like the majestic Great Ocean Road scenic drive).

At its heart lies the city of Melbourne, the centre of Victorian activity and a cultural melting pot. As the first point of contact for many visitors to Victoria, Melbourne strikes a chord as it reveals its unique ambiance, eclectic attractions and arresting architecture. Boasting decadent colonial buildings (remnants of the famed Gold Rush era), a world class foodie scene and reverence for all things sport (dubbed Australia's sports capital), Melbourne offers something for every kind of visitor.

A great way to get your bearings upon first arriving in the city is to hop aboard the free city circuit tram. Accompanied by a guided voiceover, the historic tram glides past many of the city's most important features. Alternatively, At the end of the day, seek out one of the great Melbourne streets and lanes, famed for great food and alcohol. Explore vivid Chinatown or one of the institutions on bustling Lygon Street or Hardware Lane. Finish your day with evening drinks at one of the Yarra River bars as the sun dips below the iconic skyline.

Some popular Victorian attractions outside of Melbourne City include the beautiful Mornington Peninsula and Yarra Valley, which boast some divine food and wine tours. For those seeking adventure, The Dandedong Ranges offer lush rainforests with breathtaking walking tracks, as well as the option to ride Puffing Billy - Australia's oldest steam train. History junkies will love Victoria's range of iconic Goldfields like Sovreign Hill and Ballarat, and nature lovers will adore the penguin parade on Phillip Island.

With so much on offer, Victoria is a holiday destination that is sure to impress all kinds of travelers.