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If the Land Down Under is calling your name it's time to answer and make Melbourne your next vacation destination. With a unique flavor all of its own Melbourne is one of the top picks on the globe for local and tourist voyagers seeking adventure. With Expedia you'll be able to discover things to do in Melbourne as you plan your Melbourne tours.

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As you map out Melbourne activities make sure you don't miss any of the great places this city has to offer. Australia opens its arms to visitors with wonderful spots like the Healesville Sanctuary Werribee Open Range Zoo Melbourne Aquarium and the Melbourne Zoo to give people of all ages the opportunity to experience a broad range of wildlife and sea life. If it's thrill you seek Luna Park will give you plenty of chances to scream as you try every ride. The Science Works Museum and Gumbaya Park are two other popular places for the entire family.

Melbourne knows about shopping as well. Werribee Plaza and Queen Victoria Market provide a wonderful selection of goods to tempt you to go on a spending spree. Other activities include taking your chances at the casino or headingout on a scenic train ride with the Puffing Billy Railway. You'll want to drop by the historic sites as well such as the Supreme Court of Victoria the Royal Exhibition Building and the Old Melbourne Gaol. Nature lovers will be pleasantly surprised by the Yarra Valley the Dandenong Ranges and the Royal Botanic Gardens as well.

The fun doesn't stop in Melbourne with restaurants shops and local favorites galore. Use and make travel arrangements without any headaches. Find great prices when it comes to flights and hotels and choose something to fit your budget in the heart of the action that is Melbourne. Your adventure awaits you! Enjoy your Melbourne excursions and come back for more because you’ll never run out of things to do in Melbourne!


Where to stay in Melbourne

Melbourne Central Business District

Explore the magnificent Southbank riverfront, experience the city’s cultural charms in the arts precinct and see a glimpse of colonial history in central Melbourne.


St Kilda

Just behind Melbourne’s iconic St. Kilda Beach, this historic suburb is famous for its art scene, live music venues, mouth-watering cakes and the wild rides of Luna Park.

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The Yarra River’s waterfront offers a diverse range of hotels, galleries, bars and a casino complex.

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With a pretty bay on one side and rugged ocean on the other, this heritage seaside town is ideal for exploring the coast, seeing local art and spotting dolphins.

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Spend a day by the sea in Melbourne’s historic port suburb and swimming beach to take in magnificent city views and see heritage Victorian architecture.


South Yarra

Some of Melbourne’s best designer shopping can be found in this historically affluent inner-city suburb bordered to the north by the winding Yarra River.


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