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Melbourne Attractions

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're on your way to making magical memories as you visit the must see attractions in Melbourne.

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 Expedia.com 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!

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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.

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Southbank

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

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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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Fitzroy

Delve into the eclectic mix of art galleries, second-hand clothing stores, gourmet cafés and trendy bars in Melbourne's first suburb.

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North Melbourne

Find yourself in a historic pocket of Victorian-era architecture just outside the city centre in this charming hub of cafés, restaurants, boutiques and townhouses.

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Carlton

Take an inspiring journey through this exciting suburb, which features gorgeous parklands, heritage architecture and a supreme coffee culture along vibrant Lygon Street.

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