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Melbourne Private Tours

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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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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Melbourne, Victoria 3001, Australia
Central Business District
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+61 3 9529 3212
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Reviewed 1 week ago

After purchasing a ring for my fiance, I decided to shop around to many tour providers in The Yarra Valley. I sent out enquiries to at least 6 different providers, and most got back to me with very mediocre responses to my suggestion to propose...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank georgecalo
MelbPrivateTours, General Manager at Melbourne Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi georgecalo, thank you so much for taking the time to write such an amazing review! We really appreciate the feedback. I know Ashleigh will be so thrilled to hear you were pleased with her efforts to organise your tour, as will Peter who thoroughly...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our private city tour of Melbourne with Don (or Dom) was outstanding. He really knew everything about Melbourne and gave us a top notch tour. He even spent an additional hour with us to really thoroughly tour the war memorial since. Highly recommend this tour...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank TerryandFrank2014
MelbPrivateTours, General Manager at Melbourne Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

G'day TerryandFrank2014, thank you for taking the time to write a review for our company! It's great to hear that you had an enjoyable time; our guides really love Melbourne and showing it off is one of our favourite things to do. Hope to see...More

Reviewed 29 November 2018

MPT made it happen for us. Only disappointment was because of the weather we were unable to fly in the helicopter. Our driver found a quicker route to the Apostles and drove through interesting (to us) agriculture area to get there. Our tour lasted from...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank SisuColorado
MelbPrivateTours, General Manager at Melbourne Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi SisuColorado, thanks for your review! We're pleased to hear that you achieved your one main goal of seeing the 12 Apostles, which truly is a spectacular sight within Australia. It is a shame that the poor weather meant your flight could not proceed -...More

Reviewed 27 November 2018 via mobile

Super day out with Simon. This is the second time we have used MPT. First class organisation from Joanne. Highly recommend.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank G26_10
MelbPrivateTours, General Manager at Melbourne Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 28 November 2018

Hi G26_10, thanks so much for your 5-star review! Simon and Jo will be thrilled to hear of your feedback. We look forward to welcoming you on tour again in the future!

Reviewed 11 November 2018 via mobile

Ask for Brendan! What a nice, thoughtfully rich man with a great attitude and experience...some 25 years. We went to the Yarra Valley and sanctuary and then and wonderful wine tasting and lunch at Dominique Portet winery....keeping with the theme of private and ‘off the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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MelbPrivateTours, General Manager at Melbourne Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 13 November 2018

Hi David, thanks so much for your wonderful review! We're so thrilled to hear that you had a great day in the Yarra Valley with Brendan, and that Jo was able to assist with organising your tour just the way you wanted. Feedback really helps...More

Reviewed 22 October 2018

We had agood well guided coach trip leaving Melbourne wth most informative driver who showed us all the sites in Ballarat wth their history. We then spent four and a half hours at Sovereign Hill which was most interesting particularly wth locals in period dressMore

Date of experience: October 2018
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MelbPrivateTours, General Manager at Melbourne Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 22 November 2018

Hi Peter, thanks so much for taking the time to leave feedback for us! We're glad to hear you enjoyed your day trip to Sovereign Hill and Ballarat - definitely one of the most unique places to visit in Australia showcasing our 19th century history....More

Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

My family went to Mt Buller last weekend and we did not expect it to be one of the best family trip’s that we’ll have in Melbourne. It wouldn’t be possible without our excellent tour guide, Brendo. He was so entertaining, friendly, knowledgeable and fun....More

Date of experience: August 2018
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MelbPrivateTours, General Manager at Melbourne Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2018

HI Chrysilla, thank you so much for your kind review! Brendo will be so pleased to hear of your feedback. We're thrilled to hear you had a lovely time at Mt Buller and look forward to welcoming you on another tour in the future. Best...More

Reviewed 1 July 2018

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

Date of experience: January 2018
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MelbPrivateTours, General Manager at Melbourne Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 July 2018

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 18 June 2018

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

Date of experience: May 2018
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MelbPrivateTours, General Manager at Melbourne Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 28 June 2018

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

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank catherine H
MelbPrivateTours, General Manager at Melbourne Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 28 June 2018

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

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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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rianlim
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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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