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Melbourne Visitors Guide

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Best of Melbourne

3 days in Melbourne
3 days in Melbourne

From museums and botanical gardens to great beaches and parks, Melbourne offers visitors both culture and fun.

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Family-friendly Melbourne

Melbourne for young kids
Melbourne for young kids

There are plenty of things for kids to enjoy, from rock climbing at museums to an open range zoo.

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Melbourne on a budget

Melbourne for free
Melbourne for free

Admiring the architecture is just one of the things you can enjoy for free in this vibrant city.

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Insiders' Melbourne

Melbourne off the beaten path
Melbourne off the beaten path

From skydiving to learning more about opals and dinosaurs, there is no shortage of things to see and do that are off the beaten path.

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Getaways from Melbourne

Daytrips from Melbourne
Daytrips from Melbourne

From swimming with dolphins to exploring wildlife, there is much to enjoy just outside the city centre of Melbourne.

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Melbourne:  An Architectural Tour of the City
Melbourne: An Architectural Tour of the City

OK, so we'll admit it. As a new-world metropolis (it was only founded in 1835) you're not going to be get the span of architectural styles that you'll find in Europe's old-world capitals. But what...

Rated 5 out of 5 by EveryTrail members
Highlights of Melbourne
Highlights of Melbourne

Melbourne is a multifaceted city with verdant gardens, architectural marvels, and interesting museums. The streets in Melbourne have a life and character all their own with outdoor art installations,...

Rated 5 out of 5 by EveryTrail members
Melbourne: A Culture and Arts Tour
Melbourne: A Culture and Arts Tour

Despite being a young city, Melbourne has a rich cultural heritage (especially when one explores the history of the Aboriginal peoples) and an artistic soul that is not just reflected in its galleries...

Rated 5 out of 5 by EveryTrail members
Melbourne: Art District Walk
Melbourne: Art District Walk

It's actually a bit of a misnomer to call this area the art district. Officially the area is Melbourne's Central Business District, but thanks to a generous peppering of outdoor art throughout its...

Rated 4 out of 5 by EveryTrail members
The Great Southern Touring Route
The Great Southern Touring Route

Marvellous Melbourne, the cosmopolitan capital with its dramatic towers, art galleries, restaurants and charming river, is a natural starting and finishing point. The romance of the Great Ocean Road,...

Melbourne for Families With Young Children
Melbourne for Families With Young Children

You'd be forgiven for thinking that Melbourne was actually designed by and for kids! It has such an endless array and variety of child-friendly activities. Though you could spend an entire day at...

Rated 5 out of 5 by EveryTrail members

Perfect Weekend

Melbourne Long Weekend (TriciaB123, 22 Aug 2012)
0.0 of 5 stars 0 Votes

Best Of

Melbourne, Australia (BobbiFetish, 27 Oct 2007)
4.5 of 5 stars 8 Votes
World Tour (adelaidesurflifesavr, 24 Oct 2012)
4.5 of 5 stars 1 Vote
Australia - highlights (KathleenE3, 7 Jun 2009)
4.5 of 5 stars 1 Vote

Recent Trip

4.5 of 5 stars 56 Votes
Highlights of Australia's east coast (aanda77, 14 Apr 2013)
4.5 of 5 stars 1 Vote
Melbourne with little kids. (gtahir, 3 Aug 2012)
4.5 of 5 stars 1 Vote