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Puffing Billy and Healesville Wildlife Sanctuary Day Tour

Take a ride on the Puffing Billy Steam Train through the Dandenongs then explore Healesville Wildlife Sanctuary on this full day tour from Melbourne.

Highlights

Healesville Wildlife Sanctuary
Puffing Billy Steam Train Ride
Handfeeding the Bird Llife
The Dandenongs
Aussie Billy Tea
Grant's Reserve

What you need to know

Visit two of the greater Melbourne region's top natural icons - the Dandenong Ranges and Healesville Sanctuary - for a dose of both greenery and wildlife on this comprehensive full day tour! You'll be picked up from your Melbourne CBD accommodation and join our experienced guides for a journey into the heart of Victoria's vast greenery, heading to the Dandenongs to explore its towering trees, rolling hillsides and abundant bird life before boarding the iconic Puffing Billy Steam Train for a peaceful, 30 minute ride through the heart of this pristine area.

Follow it up with a trip to one of the most widely-acclaimed wildlife facilities in the state - Healesville Sanctuary - and see all your favourite Aussie animal icons up close such as koalas, kangaroos, echidnas, and even the rare platypus! For one tour at a single great price including two Melbourne must-do's, book yourself this great value tour combo online today.

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Inclusions

  • Full day tour
  • Aussie Billy Tea Snack
  • Puffing Billy Steam Train
  • Entry to Healesville Wildlife Sanctuary
  • Hotel pick up and drop offs

Highlights

  • The Dandenongs
  • Grants on Sherbrooke & Devonshire Tea
  • Handfeeding the Bird Life
  • Puffing Billy Steam Train
  • Healesville Wildlife Sanctuary

Tour Times

  • Tours depart on Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays at 8.20am (or earlier from your hotel) and return at approximately 5.30pm.

What to Bring

  • Comfortable walking shoes
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen
  • Hat
  • Water bottle
  • Camera
  • Jacket in the cooler months

Hotel Pickup

If you have booked a hotel

  • Prior to completing your purchase, enter your hotel name in the 'Add Booking Notes' section of the shopping cart. Once your booking is confirmed, you will receive a confirmation tour voucher with complete tour operator details. You will be required to contact the tour operator a minimum of 48hrs prior to your day of travel to reconfirm your hotel pick up time

If you have not yet booked a hotel

  • If you have not yet booked a hotel, enter the words 'hotel not known' in the 'Add Booking Notes' section of the shopping cart. Once your booking is confirmed, you will receive a confirmation tour voucher with complete tour operator details. You will be required to contact the tour operator a minimum of 48hrs prior to your day of travel to reconfirm your hotel pick up time

If you do not require a hotel pick up

  • If you do not require a hotel pick up and will be meeting the tour at the tour departure point, enter the words 'pick up not required' in the 'Add Booking Notes' section of the shopping cart. Once your booking is confirmed, you will receive a confirmation tour voucher with complete tour operator details. You will be required to contact the tour operator a minimum of 48hrs prior to your day of travel to reconfirm your tour and the tour departure point

Booking Information

  • Confirmation in the form of a tour voucher will be received at time of booking
  • Upon completion of purchase, please print the voucher and present on day of the tour
  • For your information, complete Tour Operator Information including contact details is included on your tour voucher

Puffing Billy and Healesville Wildlife Sanctuary Day Tour

Flinders & Russell St, Melbourne, VIC 3000