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Marks Melbourne Private Tours

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We are a family run small group and private tour operator specializing in tours for guests wanting a more personal experience than a large bus tour. Mark is an Accredited Tour Guide registered with the Professional Tour Guides Association of...more
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
+61 403 751 004
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We used mark for a private tour with 6 adults and one infant. We had an amazing time at the animal sanctuary and also touring Yarra Valley with Mark! I would highly recommend him to anyone. He was easy to communicate with before the trip...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband & I traveled to Australia for the first time on vacation in Oct. 2018. We had limited time in Melbourne & wanted to visit the Great Ocean Road. I searched online & found Mark's Melbourne Private Tours. So glad I found Mark! He...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Basketmiracle
Reviewed 1 week ago

My first communication with Mark was through email and he was so great to work with!! As a side note, I was having difficulty finding a tour guide in Sydney and Mark made sure that he recommended a fantastic price guide for us who we...More

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Date of experience: December 2018
Thank susansI2832PP
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Marks Melbourne Private Tours was great. We went around Melbourne, drove down the Great Ocean Road and saw the apostles. Stunning views. Stopped for delicious food at a local fisherman’s co-op & saw cute aussie wildlife on the way back to the city.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank dretales
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Exceptional time with Mark for our family of four adults. He was so easy to hang out with. Very comfortable vehicle. Plenty of time to enjoy the activities and he provided insights throughout the day. Highly recommend him for a day tour. No one but...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Julie P
mgagiero, Manager at Marks Melbourne Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for the review Julie and family. The penguin parade and the coast of Phillip Island is one of the most popular tours we operate. Everyone is enthralled by the nightly return of anywhere between 600 and 1000 fairy penguins making their way back...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We spent 2 days with Mark doing the Great Ocean Road and Yarra Valley Winery tours and I must say we had an excellent time. We could tell that Mark genuinely loved showing us around and knew the area well. He customised the tour to...More

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mgagiero, Manager at Marks Melbourne Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your great review Krits 1985. It was a pleasure to show you and all your family around Melbourne,The Yarra Valley and of course,The Great Ocean Road. Hope NYE in Sydney on the harbour was fantastic too! Regards Mark

Reviewed 7 December 2018

I only had one day in Melbourne so I booked an all day adventure with Mark. We went to see kangaroos, koalas, cockatoos, ate fish and chips in Apollo Bay all while travelling the Great Ocean Road on the way to Twelve Apostles. It was...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Anthony E
mgagiero, Manager at Marks Melbourne Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the review Tony. What a day ! I"m so glad you had a memorable time and managed to fit so much into one day of touring! It was great chatting to you and send me a Roadrunner photo when you get the...More

Reviewed 29 November 2018

Our family had an excellent time with Mark on our day tour of the Moonlit Sanctuary, dinner in Cowes, and Phillip Island to see the penguins! It was a fun filled day. We enjoyed feeding the wallabies at the sanctuary. Mark was full of knowledge...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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mgagiero, Manager at Marks Melbourne Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 December 2018

Thanks Jennifer for the review! It was great that we found the penguin in their burrow on that back road from the Nobbies. Always a thrill to spot unexpected wildlife !! regards Mark

Reviewed 26 November 2018

We (family of 3) hired Marks Tours to take us to see the little blue penguins. Mark was kind, knowledgeable and professional from the moment we contacted him about booking the tour to the time he returned us back to our hotel at the end...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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mgagiero, Manager at Marks Melbourne Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 December 2018

Thank you so much for the review.Hope all the family enjoyed the rest of Australia. Yes, look forward to seeing you all again "DownUnder" Best wishes Mark

Reviewed 20 November 2018

Marks Tour is a well-conducted, opportunity to experience Melbourne on the way YOU want to do. Very clean and comfortable Mercedes van provided a great view of the areas and his knowledge of the city and its history was superb. Our party of five had...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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mgagiero, Manager at Marks Melbourne Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 December 2018

Thank you for your review. its always great to hear back from our guests who have enjoyed themselves in Melbourne on one of our tours. Victoria Market is always a good place to stop for a coffee and a look around. Hope the cruise was...More

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Jasmine K
29 June 2018|
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Response from mgagiero | Property representative |
Please email me markstours @ bigpond com