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Melbourne Private Tours (MPT) is a full service private touring company, inspired by a thirst to share the renowned and hidden corners of Victoria. MPT was built upon a foundation of creativity and passion for travel and adventure, culinary...more
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Melbourne, Victoria 3001, Australia
Central Business District
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+61 3 9529 3212
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After prolonged procrastination, I must say I’m inspired and heartened to do this long overdue review; primarily because MPT’s tailor-made tours are substantially flexible and their approach is essentially pragmatic. We added Melbourne to our holiday-itinerary, just so we can go on a full-day relaxing...More

Thank SoCalTravelBirds
MelbPrivateTours, General Manager at Melbourne Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear SoCalTravelBirds, this surely must be our most extensive review ever received! Thank you so much for taking the time to write such detailed feedback, which will surely be of much use to other travellers to Victoria. We're so delighted to hear you enjoyed your...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had decided on a bespoke tour as my wife has mobility problems and it was an excellent decision.Collected direct from hotel in a super comfortable Mercedes and negotiated the manic Melbourne traffic out to the Ocean Road route,we stopped when we wanted at our...More

Thank PJones49
MelbPrivateTours, General Manager at Melbourne Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear PJones49, we agree that the Great Ocean Road is an Australian highlight, and we are so thrilled to hear you enjoyed your touring of the region with us. Of course, a helicopter flight is just another added touch to make the day truly memorable....More

Reviewed 16 June 2018

We had the best day - a private winery tour in the Yarra Valley. Picked up at home by a knowledgeable driver/ tour guide Geoff, taken to 2 boutique fabulous wineries and then lunch at Tarrawarra winery where we also chose to spend time in...More

Thank catherine H
MelbPrivateTours, General Manager at Melbourne Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi catherine H, thank you so much for your amazing review! One of the best advantages of travelling on a private basis is the ability to customise your itinerary to maximise your own personal interests, and we're glad to hear your day out was no...More

Reviewed 28 May 2018

Our travel agent booked a custom one-day tour for us with Melbourne Private Tours to see a couple of gardens in the Mornington Peninsula area, and we were very pleased with the experience. Our driver, John, was excellent--- a safe driver (first and foremost!), courteous...More

Thank rob103
MelbPrivateTours, General Manager at Melbourne Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 31 May 2018

Hi rob103, thank you so much for sharing your kind feedback! The Mornington Peninsula is one of Victoria's special highlights and we're thrilled you were pleased with the destination. John is a stellar team member of MPT and he will be delighted to hear of...More

Reviewed 1 May 2018

We arranged for this special private tour to Ballarat since this was our first time to Australia. We started in Melbourne on our own and with local guides and did the things that tourists normally do. We were especially interested in going to Ballarat since...More

Thank JerryandRoz
MelbPrivateTours, General Manager at Melbourne Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 May 2018

Hi JerryandRoz, thank you so much for taking the time to share your experiences of Ballarat and Sovereign Hill. We're so thrilled to hear you had a wonderful time during your visit to Melbourne, and Brendo will be very pleased to receive this feedback as...More

Reviewed 11 April 2018

I am so glad we did this! My only regret is I wish we would've used them more!!!! The driver & our other guide were not only insightful & made the day run smoothly, they were so friendly, fun, & catered to us. We had...More

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MelbPrivateTours, General Manager at Melbourne Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 May 2018

Hi Emma L, our pleasure! So pleased to hear you enjoyed your touring with us, and we'll be more than willing to look after your group next time you're visiting Victoria. Phillip Island is a great tour option for all ages, and as you've mentioned...More

Reviewed 7 April 2018

Marks Melbourne Private Tour was excellent plus, Friendly, patient and understandingwee only had 4 hours

Thank air124
MelbPrivateTours, General Manager at Melbourne Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 May 2018

Dear air124, thank you for sharing your feedback on your day tour with us led by Mark! Hope to see you again in Melbourne one day.

Reviewed 14 March 2018

The day excursion we took from Melbourne to Phillip Island was outstanding in many ways. There were four of us all from the U.K. and one from the U.S. As soon as I met our guide, Katie, in front of the hotel I knew it...More

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MelbPrivateTours, General Manager at Melbourne Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 May 2018

Hi joshcalkid, what a great review for our team to read! It's such a great honour to receive feedback like this, especially for Katie personally.Thank you for taking the time to write such detailed comments, as it helps not only us to review our service,...More

Reviewed 8 March 2018 via mobile

If you're looking for a private tour in Melbourne, MPT is the way to go. Booking was easy (thanks, Ashleigh and Jo!) And the whole tour was great(thanks, Jeff!) We were on a cruise and was docked in Melbourne for a limited time considering we...More

Thank Thomas V
MelbPrivateTours, General Manager at Melbourne Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 16 March 2018

Hi Thomas, thank you so much for your five-star review! It's always so great for us to receive feedback from our guests, and we're so pleased that you had a great out on the spectacular Great Ocean Road with Jeff. It truly is a special...More

Reviewed 5 March 2018

I jumped on board this private excursion after a fellow cruiser booked this company. The company shortened the day trip for us down to 8 hours but I can see how easily you could do the two day trip. Our guide was Katie, she was...More

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MelbPrivateTours, General Manager at Melbourne Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 May 2018

Hi The PiratesPaw, thank you for sharing your great feedback on our Great Ocean Road Tour and your day out with Katie. Your feedback on investigating prior to departure the possible roadworks and other delays along the Road is a fantastic suggestion, Currently we are...More

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ChristineSoCal
12 April 2018|
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Response from MelbPrivateTours | Property representative |
Hi Christine, thank you for your question. We definitely offer private tours in and around Melbourne and Victoria, and can easily include an experience at a regional sheep farm. Please feel free to email us for more... More
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prugirl
5 July 2016|
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Response from Neal51 | Reviewed this property |
We took the Great Ocean Road tour with them in January. We really enjoyed the trip. However the only wildlife we saw on the tour were a couple of Koala bears on a tree. The trip takes most of the day. If given the option go... More
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Marianto L
4 June 2016|
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Response from Amazinghorizons | Reviewed this property |
Melbourne Private Tours was great. We were taken to an area where we could see Koalas and Kangaroos in the wild. We thoroughly enjoyed the day. We were picked up at our hotel and returned later that day. Our guide was... More
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