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Ballarat and Sovereign Hill Day Tour with Optional Wildlife Park from Melbourne

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

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Adult(s) x (Age 15 To 99)
Children x (Age 3 To 14)
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  • Instant Confirmation
  • Comprehensive tour by bus/coach
  • All entrance fees included
  • Free hotel pickup and drop-off included
  • Informative, friendly and professional guide

Overview

Travel to Ballarat and visit Sovereign Hill, a perfectly re-created 1850s goldmining settlement. Explore the shops and wander the main street to visit goldsmiths and craftsmen at work. Journey through the town and see the Victorian architecture of a prosperous era. Cross the original route of the early horse drawn stage coaches. Try your luck panning for gold, visit the museum or ride a stage coach (own expense). Tour an underground gold mine or catch a ride in a traditional horse drawn carriage (own expense). Discover the turbulent story behind one of Australia's most notorious incidents at the Eureka Stockade Centre in Ballarat. View Ballarats historic sites and beautiful Victorian architecture, a thriving monument to the towns golden era of prosperity. Visit the Gold Museum. Enjoy browsing the unique period style stores along with real life characters and story re-enactments.
Upgrade your tour to include a visit to the Ballarat Wildlife Park. Discover the unique creatures of the Australian bush. Share the Parkers families passion, the family has been involved in caring for Australian wildlife for over four decades. Get as close as you dare to a crocodile at a feeding session, see Tasmanian devils, wallabies, giant turtles, emus and poisonous snakes. Also touch a cuddly koala, encounter kangaroos and meet Patrick, the wombat.

Information

Includes:
  • Driver/guide
  • Live commentary on board
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off (selected hotels only)
  • Entry/Admission - Sovereign Hill
Excludes:
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities
Additional Info:
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund

Meeting Point

Tour departs from selected Melbourne hotels
OR
Federation Square
Departure Time:
8:20 AM
Departure Comments:

Hotel pickups commence prior to this time, you must contact the local service provider to verify your exact pickup time.

Times are subject to change due to local traffic conditions.

Return Details:
Returns to original departure point at approximately 5:30pm
  • Ballarat and Sovereign Hill Day Tour with Optional Wildlife Park from Melbourne
  • Ballarat and Sovereign Hill Day Tour with Optional Wildlife Park from Melbourne
  • Ballarat and Sovereign Hill Day Tour with Optional Wildlife Park from Melbourne
  • Ballarat and Sovereign Hill Day Tour with Optional Wildlife Park from Melbourne
  • Ballarat and Sovereign Hill Day Tour with Optional Wildlife Park from Melbourne
  • Ballarat and Sovereign Hill Day Tour with Optional Wildlife Park from Melbourne
  • Ballarat and Sovereign Hill Day Tour with Optional Wildlife Park from Melbourne
  • Ballarat and Sovereign Hill Day Tour with Optional Wildlife Park from Melbourne
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