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Flinders Street Station - Stop 13, Melbourne VIC 3000, Australia
Returns to original departure point
- GST (Goods and Services Tax)
- Transport by private vehicle
- Tour price does not include hotel pickup or/and drop-off. This option is available on request for a $60 fee (cash only), which will be charged at the time of pick up. This option is only available within the Melbourne Central Business District (CBD). Please specify your request for hotel pick up/drop off in the 'Special Requirements' field when booking, including the name of your hotel.
- Commentary is not included in this tour as we would like our customers to relax and enjoy the scenery and atmosphere. However we are more than happy to answer any questions you may have during your ride.
- Wheelchair accessible
- Tour is priced per carriage
- Carriages seat a maximum of 6 people
- Please arrive on or before your scheduled tour start time. If you are late, the length of your tour cannot be extended past the scheduled finish time due to other tour bookings. If you wish to change your booking time, you may do so at least 24 hours in advance of your tour by contacting us via telephone or email.
- All tours are subject to weather. In the event of inclement weather (e.g. storms or high winds), we will try to contact you via the information provided. You can also call us to confirm your reservation.
- Dog friendly (we love them, but please keep them off the seats)
- If you would like to be picked up or dropped off at another location in the CBD, this can be organised directly with the driver, however an additional cost is required and will have to be paid on the day. Please contact the operator for more information.
- Booking Information
- Confirmation in the form of a tour voucher will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability.
- Once received, please print the voucher and present on day of the tour.
- Tour departure location and operator contact details are included on your tour voucher.
- Cancellation Policy
- If you cancel at least 7 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee. If you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee. If you cancel within 2 day(s) of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.
- This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Most romantic way to see Melbourne (even with the kids in tow) relaxing, safe and something out of the ordinary to make myself and our girls feel like princesses. Highly recommend!
Response from AClassicCarriageHire, General Manager at Melbourne Horse Drawn Carriage Garden Highlights Tour™
Responded 5 Jan 2020
Thank you very much for your kind review. We are glad to know that you and your princesses had a wonderful time with us
Our Scout group is a specialised group for youth with disabilities, including youth in wheelchairs. By emailing & planning early we were able to take everyone (parked wheelchair at NGV cloakroom) but you need to be light enough to transfer with your own support staff. The team…
Date of experience: December 2019
Response from Alex_Macdonald_ACCH, Owner at Melbourne Horse Drawn Carriage Garden Highlights Tour™
Responded 29 Dec 2019
Hi Sue. I am delighted to know that you and your group had enjoyed the ride with us. Thank you very much again for choosing our service.
Great service was on time with pick up from hotel Friendly, polite and very nice. Horse and carriage was beautiful the whole experience was so much better than I expected. Would definitely recommend had a wonderful time and was such a great romantic surprise for my partner.
Date of experience: November 2019
Response from DreamClassicCarriage, General Manager at Melbourne Horse Drawn Carriage Garden Highlights Tour™
Responded 7 Nov 2019
Thank you very much for taking your time to write us this kind review. It was our pleasure to having you and your partner on our ride. We are looking forward to to seeing you again in the future.
Garden Highlights Carriage Tour. The four of us enjoyed this carriage ride what a royal experience this was. The driver was excellent she was very experienced and handled the traffic with ease. The two horses pulling the carriage amazing in the Melbourne traffic. Alex…
Date of experience: September 2019
Response from DreamClassicCarriage, Your Coachlady at Melbourne Horse Drawn Carriage Garden Highlights Tour™
Responded 19 Sep 2019
Thank you very much fo taking your time to write us the review. Your kind review has brighten up our day. I am glad that you and your friends had a wonderful time with us. And because your safety is our first priority, our horses and drivers in the team are very well trained to handle Melbourne's environment; not only its traffic but also with people. Thanks again for coming on the ride with us. We are looking forward to seeing you in the future.
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By: A Classic Carriage Hire
They worked with unforgettable proposals to drop us off at a different location seperate to the garden tour I had b…
Something right out of the box
What a relaxing way to see the beautiful botanical gardens & inner Melbourne while still in the midst of holiday ma…
Celebration Memory to last
A perfect way to enjoy and see Melbournes southbank gardens. The experience was more than expected, thank you.
A beautiful, elegant way to see some of the sights of Melbourne. We could have travelled this way all day - so rela…
My birthday surprise horse & carriage ride!
I had been meaning to take my daughter for years, her 18th, her 21st, her graduation, but life gets busy. For my 6…
A beautiful experience
This was a belated Mother’s Day gift. It was a surprise, which was so worth the wait. The route taken was very pic…
Best way to see Melbourne
I took my sons and my partner on the Extended Garden Tour and it was probably the best thing I've ever done while i…
Great experience, the driver was very friendly and polite. The sights were all lovely, it was very relaxing. So gla…
Classic carriage ride
A fantastic experience with the family. Our 3yr old loved it too. Thank you to the team. Will definitely go again!
The tour was fun and the guide was very friendly. Definitely worth the money. The horses look well cared for.
Perfect for a birthday or anniversary
Great way to see the sights in Melbourne. Felt like we were Royalty. Great staff (incl the horses). Despite the hec…
Fun way to see the sights
We loved the tour (1hour). We visited the Botanical gardens and War Memorial before crossing to the city. Dream mad…
A Great Perspective
When travelling I try to do things that I would not necessarily do in my hometown, primarily as it is not an option…
Review with a Difference
I am rating this experience a 5 Star because of 2 reasons. The last time I went to Melbourne with my sister and my …
A different way to experience Melbourne CBD.
It wasn't a special occasion nor planned, but on an evening - we found ourselves on a carriage tour driven by Dream…
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