About the tour

Overview

Take a unique Mount Dandenong Private Tour exploring the Dandenong Ranges, Sky High Lookout, Yarra Valley and Port Phillip Bay on this exciting Family Tour. Travelling in a luxury vehicle with your own personal tour guide, explore, unwind and let us take care of the rest.

Start your day at the summit of Mount Dandenong- overlooking views of Melbourne city, the Great Dividing Range, and the Port Phillip Bay. At Sky High, you may decide to have a coffee at the café, wander through a beautiful English garden, or simply gaze over the views of Victoria.

Explore William Ricketts Sanctuary. Located in a lush rainforest with ferns and towering trees over 80 meters high, William Ricketts has created a spiritual sculpture garden like no other. Depicting tales of early settlement and the Aboriginal Australians. See how nature and art come together in this mystical place.

Take a scenic drive through the mountains, where you will notice the lush green ferns slowly disappearing into hills dotted with vines!

Relax and enjoy a fabulous winery lunch and tasting.

Our Mount Dandenong Private Tour is tailored around your family interests, time for the children to enjoy and plenty of time for adults to relax, unwind and enjoy the simple pleasures such as Yarra Valley Wine Tasting.

PROPOSED ITINERARY

Duration: 8 Hours

Sassafras

Mountain town with lots of quirky boutiques and cosy cafes.

Sky High View Spot

Above all the rest, enjoy panoramic views that overlook Melbourne City and the mountain surrounds.

You can wonder through the English garden and look for colourful rosella and kookaburra birds in the trees.

William Ricketts Sanctuary

An aboriginal inspired sculpture garden set amongst the rainforest and native scenery of the Dandenong Mountains.

This is a very unique and powerfully spiritual place.

The Yarra Valley

Main wine region in Victoria.

The Yarra Valley offers scenic views overlooking the mountains, world class food and boutique wineries.

Known for Pinot Noir and Chardonnay but also featuring most other varietals.

Boutique Lunch

Tailored to suit your group, we have a range of lunch options.

  • Picnic style lunch. In a private location overlooking scenic views, you can enjoy a bottle of wine and a shared platter.
  • Standard: Two course winery lunch with a glass of wine. Modern Australian style.
  • Fine dining.

See what else the region has to offer

The Yarra Valley has a range of alternative options to choose:

  • Cheese tasting.
  • Chocolate Factory.
  • Wildlife Park.
  • Breweries.
  • Gin distillery

Biggest Winery: Domain Chandon or Yering Station

The large wineries will offer you a glamorous look into the regions style. The beautiful gardens, views and architectural design.

At this stage of the day, there will be many people enjoying social moments in these venues which makes this a great last stop.

WHAT TO EXPECT

LOCATION

ALTERNATIVE OPTIONS

  • Kangaroos in the wild.
  • Healesville Sanctuary.
  • Gin Distillery 4 Pilliars.
  • Brewery.

PRICING

Your personal travel consultant will create an unforgettable itinerary for you based around your interests. Your Private Yarra Valley and Dandenong Mountains  Tour is conducted in a private, well-appointed vehicle with an expert local tour guide and includes accommodation transfers, water, wine tasting fees and lunch based on your interests.

We are also able to incorporate a package of private tours, exclusive experiences, and accommodation across Australia.

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