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This is a good stroll along the Yarra river to either get some tranquility from the nearby parks around the river or to find some nice spots of hangout and enjoy the rythm of the city. There are lots of good spots to sit and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank nldogbert
Reviewed 2 days ago

Reasonable cost for $27 1 hour up one direction 1 hour back other direction very interesting to see Melbourne from River

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Marilyn C
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

There are several companies that offer similar one hour and two hour boat rides on the Yarra River. They are narrated. It is well worth taking. It will give you an overview of the city and there are great photo opportunities. You have to watch...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Annette M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Been in Melbourne a few days and every day have walked the banks of the Yarra. A great place to walk anytime of day or night , there is always some activity going on , loved seeing the rowers doing their thing early mornings. There...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank roy v
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a lovely tranquil river, going through Melbourne. While there are plenty of activities surrounding the river, we simply enjoyed a quiet stroll next to its bank to absorb the local atmosphere and vibe.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank TheShis
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we did the yarra river dinner cruise the food and ambience was great the yarra river is the heart of this city just a quick walk along the bank is so stress relieving

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Firdos B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

great views of nature and the CBD, surrounded by malls and shops, the river offers many cruises, sport activities and places for relaxation. There are several seating arrangements along the banks for quiet contemplation. CBD, Olympic stadia, MCG and Rod Laver Arena as well as...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Amit C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

In melbourne CBD, Offers multiple cruises and have the options to dine river side. Can have a nice day out

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank ridhikh
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hooray, a river that can be enjoyed by everyone, restaurants/bars, helicopter rides, bike hire not to far to walk to.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Negal2014
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The saying that almost all the big cities in the world have a river flowing along side them. Yarra River is one of the most scenic and clean river along side Melbourne City. One side of the River is the City and other is the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Fleur2012
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Response from minuit1942 | Reviewed this property |
I reviewed the Yarra River in Melbourne as a scenic attraction with many activities available. I stayed at a large hotel, The Langham, which offers a river view. Can you be more specific about the information you are... More
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