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Welcome To Travel: Melbourne - 8 Day / 7 Night Tour

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Solène "WOW!!!! Such a week! First of all, big thanks to the Welcome To Travel Team, you all rock! Regarding the tour itself, everything is perfect. I didnt expect anything before arriving there. But I am so sad to leave now, I had an amazing week, rich of culture, discover, food (maybe too much actually), fun, fun & fun ! Too much gym with Darryl :p - he made us walk average 11km a day I definitely ..."
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35 reviews
Starts
Melbourne
+4 Destinations
East Australia
Ends
Melbourne
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Highlights

  • Experience the vibrant city of Melbourne
  • Enjoy your dinner on the banks of Yarra
  • Browse famous Queen Victoria Market
  • Find secret getaway beaches
Age range
18 to 39 year olds
Accommodation
Hostel
Max Group Size
20
Transportation
Coach / Bus, Local Transport
Travel style
GAP Year, Adventure, Discovery
Start and end in Melbourne! With the gap year tour Welcome To Travel: Melbourne - 8 Day / 7 Night Tour, you have a 8 day tour package taking you through Melbourne, Australia and 3 other destinations in Australia. Welcome To Travel: Melbourne - 8 Day / 7 Night Tour is a small group tour that includes accommodation as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.

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  • Welcome To Travel: Melbourne - 8 Day / 7 Night Tour reviewer 1
    Written on November 21, 2018
    5.0 - Excellent

    After some skyping with Adam about my working holiday visa journey in Australia, there was no doubt on where i was suppose to start my trip. I was super excited, but could not even dream about how amazing those 8 days was gonna be for me. The airport-pick... Read more

    Welcome To Travel commented on this review
    Trym you legend! It was so good not only to meet you but have you part of our trip and our travel family! Thank you so much for such a kind review-we're glad you loved your time with us and can't wait to hear more about your adventures aroind Australia. P.S Try not to get your campervan stuck again ;-)
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  • C
    Written on November 19, 2018
    5.0 - Excellent

    Such an awesome week in Melbourne! Was great to land and know everything was taken care of and after a 7 hour delay to my flight the airport pickup was much needed! Had a blast all week with some new travel buddies but Philip Island has to be the highlight.... Read more

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  • CJ
    Written on October 29, 2018
    5.0 - Excellent

    Best week ever! The tour is amazing, Darryl and Adam are lovely, they have really worked hard ensure that the tour runs smoothly, is interesting and fun. It is clear how much time and effort they have put into the tour. We arrived a few days before the tour... Read more

    Welcome To Travel commented on this review
    Aw Chloe! Thank you so much for this review. There's nothing better than reading that our tour is the best thing someone will ever do! Thank you so much for both joining us and for being a bloody joy to take on tour all week!
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  • Welcome To Travel: Melbourne - 8 Day / 7 Night Tour reviewer 4
    Written on October 26, 2018
    5.0 - Excellent

    People say that everything has its own positive and negative aspects, however, this doesn't apply to this tour! If you want to explore Melbourne, your research is over once you find about this tour.

    Welcome To Travel commented on this review
    Thanks for a lovely review and thanks for joining us and being a legend all week. We'll forever remember you for our chats about Samil Al Jaber. Good luck with your studies!
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  • Welcome To Travel: Melbourne - 8 Day / 7 Night Tour reviewer 5
    Written on September 24, 2018
    5.0 - Excellent

    This tour was fantastic!! The perfect way to start traveling! Big thanks to the welcome to travel team; Darryl, Adam and Claudia they were really nice (and funny too :P). I would definitely recommend this to anyone because you do these amazing activities... Read more

    Welcome To Travel commented on this review
    Milan, what a review! Thank you so much for it! We loved having you on board and we're excited to hear about your next adventures!
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  • A
    Written on September 24, 2018
    5.0 - Excellent

    This tour was fantastic! A perfect way to start traveling!! I didnt expect it to be this good. I met very nice people in my group and the guides; Darryl, Adam and Claudia are so helpfull (and funny sometimes too :D). I would definetely recommand this tour... Read more

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  • Welcome To Travel: Melbourne - 8 Day / 7 Night Tour reviewer 7
    Written on September 23, 2018
    5.0 - Excellent

    The tour was absolutely amazing! The Welcome To Travel team is the best. They really care about the people who are on their tour and in the end our group felt like a family. Darryl was such a great and fun guide who made us all laugh! He really is... Read more

    Welcome To Travel commented on this review
    Aw Jasmin! Thank you for this lovey review. I'm so glad you loved so much of the tour. Reading reviews like this make our day and are exactly what we strive towards. Thank you for joining us and contributing to such a brilliant group!
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  • A
    Written on September 23, 2018
    5.0 - Excellent

    The tour was absolutely amazing! The Welcome To Travel team is the best. They really care about the people who are on their tour and in the end our group felt like a family. Darryl was such a great and fun guide making us all laugh. He really is passionate... Read more

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  • O
    Written on September 23, 2018
    5.0 - Excellent

    Had such a great week with great people, fab food and amazing trips. This was definitely the best way to start my working holiday. All of the team are so helpful and easy going, I was pretty nervous as this was my first big trip by myself but felt so at... Read more

    Welcome To Travel commented on this review
    Yes Liv, what a week we had! We loved having your group join us and we're glad you loved it too. Thank you for such a brilliant review, it warms our heart it does!
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  • Welcome To Travel: Melbourne - 8 Day / 7 Night Tour reviewer 10
    Written on September 23, 2018
    5.0 - Excellent

    WOW!!!! Such a week! First of all, big thanks to the Welcome To Travel Team, you all rock! Regarding the tour itself, everything is perfect. I didnt expect anything before arriving there. But I am so sad to leave now, I had an amazing week, rich of... Read more

    Welcome To Travel commented on this review
    Solene, it's Adam here, Darryl is busy in the gym of course. Thank you so much for not only this review but contributing to a great group, it was so lovely to see you all grow as a group and I am sure you've made friends for life. Thank you for the review too!
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Itinerary

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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: Arrival Day
  2. Day 2: Walking Tour & Dinner on the Yarra River
  3. Day 3: Queen Victoria Markets & Foodie Tour
  4. Day 4: Beach, Wine & Penguins
  5. Day 5: Surf's Up & Animal Encounters
  6. Day 6: St Kilda Beach Day
  7. Day 7: Admin & Pub Crawl
  8. Day 8: Goodbyes & a Barbeque

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Videos

  • Welcome To Travel: Melbourne | The Perfect Start To Travelling Australia
  • About Us | Welcome To Travel
  • Things Never Said By Backpackers
  • Testimonials For Welcome To Travel
  • Penguins In Australia!
  • AskTravel Our Q+A Videos On Anything Travel Related
  • Mornington Peninsula | Part Of Our Getaway
Welcome To Travel: Melbourne | The Perfect Start To Travelling Australia

Questions & Answers

Here we have collected and answered the most frequently asked questions about this tour.

    • What is the maximum group size?

      The maximum group size on this tour is 24 people per tour.

    • When and where does the tour end?

      The tour will end at a centrally located YHA hostel in Melbourne, you can choose to leave at anytime however there is an included bbq which you can enjoy whilst lazing on a rooftop overlooking the city with your new travel family!

    • When and where does the tour start?

      The tour will start with an included airport pickup and you will be taken to a central located YHA hostel to begin the tour. Your accommodation will be confirmed at time of booking.

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    Yellow fever
    Certificate of vaccination required if arriving from an infected area for Australia. Ideally 10 days before travel.
    Japanese B encephalitis
    Recommended for Australia. Ideally 1 month before travel.

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    Location
    Start and end in Melbourne.
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    Deposit
    TourRadar only requires a deposit of 20% to confirm this Welcome To Travel booking. The remaining balance is then payable 60 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 17 March 2019 the full payment of $486 is necessary.
    Cancellation policy
    No additional cancellation fees! You can cancel the tour up to 60 days prior to the departure date and you will not need to pay the full amount of $486 for Welcome To Travel: Melbourne - 8 Day / 7 Night Tour, but the deposit of 20% is non-refundable. If you cancel via TourRadar the standard cancellation policy applies.
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    Destinations

    Covering a total distance of approx 168 km.
    • Melbourne (Australia)
    • 45 km
    • Mornington (Australia)
    • 33 km
    • Phillip Island (Australia)
    • 78 km
    • Melbourne (Australia)
    • 6 km
    • St Kilda (Australia)
    • 6 km
    • Melbourne (Australia)

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