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Puffing Billy Train With Optional Penguin Parade or Melbourne City Tour

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    Grants Picnic Ground
    Stop: 50 minutes -
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    Stop: 30 minutes -
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  • 3
    Stop: 60 minutes -
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    MELBOURNE DAY TOUR CENTRE, Melbourne VIC 3004, Australia

    Traveler pickup is offered
    12h 30m
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    • Puffing Billy train ride
    • Morning tea (Aussie style Bush Billy Tea with lamingtons and Vegemite with crackers)
    • Driver/guide
    • Live commentary on board
    • Hotel pickup
    • Transport by air-conditioned coach with free Wi-Fi on board
    • Food and drinks, unless specified
    • Hotel drop-off (depending on option taken)
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Collapsible wheelchairs with removable wheels can be accommodated providing the passenger is accompanied by someone who can assist them board and disembark
    • Please confirm with the supplier exact pickup time at time of reconfirmation
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 48 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    I did this tour with my folks. James was our tour guide & bus driver and he was 10/10. He was Entertaining and happily took everyone’s photos. He did not need to be asked, he just got in there and helped take them (he also knows the right angles etc). There was 14 of us on the
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    James just made the trip entertaining the whole time. He is experienced and funny. Great day and it did not even start. Keep it up James.
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    Had a great trip our bus driver David was exceptional with his knowledge . Very much enjoyed, the steam train was such fun.
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    really enjoyed the trip the driver was brilliant and very informative really enjoyed the Puffing Billy trip
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    Response from MiaL1503, Manager at Puffing Billy Train With Optional Penguin Parade or Melbourne City Tour
    Responded 20 Nov 2019
    Hi Eddy, Thank you for taking the time to share your review of your Puffing Billy tour with Gray Line. We are so happy to hear you had a great time and found the commentary really informative.
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    We went on the Puffing Billy Train. I can see almost everyone enjoyed and with smiles on their faces. The ride was enjoyable with lots of beautiful natures. Can capture lots of plants, flowers etc. It was only one way up the landslide hill years ago but it was not enough.
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    Response from MiaL1503, Manager at Puffing Billy Train With Optional Penguin Parade or Melbourne City Tour
    Responded 4 days ago
    Hello goodkl! The great thing about Puffing Billy is that it can be enjoyed by people of all ages! The route from Belgrave to Menzies Creek that you rode along is the most scenic section. It would be fabulous to take a return journey however being a structured half day tour, we are faced with time constraints. Despite this, our itineraries do showcase the highlights of the region visited which benefits the majority of our time poor guests. Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback. Sincerely, Jane
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    About the operator
    By: Gray Line Melbourne
    1,221 reviews
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    Black Rock, Australia
    Ranger penguin tour well worth it
    We organised one of the ranger penguin tours. Our tour guide was Chris, who was enthusiastic and very
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    Kingsley, Australia
    Awesome, so worth it
    I did this tour with my folks. James was our tour guide & bus driver and he was 10/10. He was Entertaining and
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    Excellent Day
    Wonderful day out😄 Jeff the driver was excellent...lovely commentary mixed in with music and videos which made a
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    Kingaroy, Australia
    A little disappointed
    We were a little disappointed with the service. Booked through Greyline only to find out morning of our trip we
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    A pleasant trip to the Great Ocean Road
    We visited the Great Ocean Road on 27/12/2019. The tour started early and it was a great day! The driver was nice
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    an unforgettable trip
    The tour started at 12:30; we visited a farm, a koala reserve and finally saw the cute little penguins. The tour
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    Exceptional Tour
    This tour is probably the best tour we have ever done any where in the world. Not only were all the stops great
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    Phillip Island Penguin Parade tour
    Our day with James as our tour guide was excellent. He did Gray Line proud. James was humorous, pleasant,
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    H M
    Sydney, Australia
    Nice day trip with interesting destinations
    This trip was booked for my parents who are older and have travelled to Melbourne previously. They felt that
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    Kudos to Ben H
    We took the Phillip island tour & the penguin parade. Highlight of our trip were not just the penguins but also
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    Carly S
    Buffalo, New York
    Wonderful time !
    I would highly recommend this excursion on your trip to Melbourne! It is truly an amazing experience. If you get
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    Monterey, California
    Big Ben was wonderful- very informative- gave numerous tips - helped me with my Gluten/Dairy Free diets- safe
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    Severna Park, Maryland
    Wonderful Day at the Penguin Parade, Warrook Farm and Koala Sanctuary
    Though we booked online through ATTKings, our tour was run through Grayline leaving from Federation Square. Our
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    Thanks Grayline your team is awesome
    I have visited Great ocean Road along Ben Hatch a young driver he was Gem. Explain everything and he was humble
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    Self Drive for a walk on the Beach
    Parking: The Beach do have a carpark at Aus$6 per half. Parking attendant can be seen every half or hour. Please
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    Key Details
    • Duration: 12h 30m
    • Mobile Ticket Accepted
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    • Hotel Pickup
    • Languages Offered: English
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