Enjoy savings of 10% with a fantastic Melbourne combo which includes a Melbourne hop-on, hop-off tour and admission to the famous SEA LIFE Melbourne Aquarium!
Explore Melbourne on your own terms with a lively Melbourne 24 or 48-hour hop-on, hop-off bus tour covering major attractions. Enjoy a delightful introduction to thousands of aquatic animals, including the world's largest collection of seahorses in SEA LIFE Melbourne Aquarium.
If you wish to book the tours separately:
For the Melbourne hop-on, hop-off tour: click here
For the SEA LIFE Melbourne Aquarium, click here: click here
Hop-on, hop-off tour: 24 or 48 hrs (As per option chosen).
S.E.A. LIFE : Varies
Melbourne hop-on, hop-off tour:
Summer timings: 9:30am to 5:30pm, every 40 minutes.
Winter timings: 9:30am to 4:10pm, every 40 minutes.
1 loop takes 120 minutes.
Summer timings: 9:45am to 4:45pm, every 60 minutes.
Winter timings: 9:45am to 3:45pm, every 120 minutes.
1 loop takes 90 minutes.
Melbourne Aquarium ticket : 9:30am - 6pm (last entry at 5pm).Meeting Point
Melbourne hop-on, hop-off tour: The buses start from Federation Square, however you may board the bus at any stop. The voucher can be exchanged at any of the stops directly with the driver.
Melbourne Aquarium ticket: Melbourne Aquarium is located on the corner of Flinders Street and King Street, Melbourne. It is situated on the Yarra River, opposite Crown Entertainment Complex.
Melbourne hop-on, hop-off tour: Hop off the bus at any of the stops to end the tour.
Melbourne Aquarium ticket: Same as the start point.
Melbourne Hop-On, Hop-Off Tour:
You can hop on the bus at any of the stops to start your hop-on, hop-off bus tour. Choose between a 24-hour and 48-hour ticket and explore the vibrant city of Melbourne at your own pace. See the city’s major attractions, bustling laneways, cafes and beaches by simply hopping on and off at the stops. With 2 routes covering 25 stops, this tour provides the perfect introduction to the cultural capital of Australia.
Some of the main attractions covered by the City Tour Route which has around 15 stops and the St. Kilda Tour Route which has around 15 stops are:
• Melbourne Aquarium
• Etihad Stadium
• Queen Victoria Market
• Melbourne Zoo
• Cathedral Place
• Shrine of Remembrance
• Crown Casino
• South Melbourne Beach
• The Esplanade
• Art Centre
You can hop off the bus at any of the stops to end the tour.
SEA LIFE Melbourne Aquarium:
Hop off the bus at stop number 2 of the City Route to reach the Melbourne Aquarium.
At Melbourne’s premier award-winning tourist attraction, you can meet the extraordinary creatures that live there. Experience a whole range of aquatic adventures in four amazing worlds: Antarctica, Seahorse Pier, River to Reef and Sharks Alive.
Melbourne Aquarium is home to thousands of aquatic animals, including the world's largest collection of seahorses and sea-dragons, sub Antarctic penguins and huge sharks and stingrays. You can also enjoy special presentations and animal feeding shows. You will find Seahorse Pier, Bay of Rays, Crocodile’s Lair, Rain forest Adventure and coral reef areas and many more exciting exhibits.
The experience ends at Melbourne Aquarium, after which you can hop on the bus to reach your next destination.
Voucher information: You must print and surrender a paper version of your booking voucher for this activity (showing your voucher on a smartphone is not accepted). No refund can be given for customers without a printed copy of their voucher.
Melbourne hop-on, hop-off tour:
Your booking voucher can be exchanged for your Hop-On Hop-Off ticket at any one of Melbourne’s stops. Simply choose the stop which you wish to start from and present your voucher to the driver who will exchange it for a ticket that will be valid for 24 or 48 hours from that time.
The route of the hop-on, hop-off tour is subject to change.
Your voucher will be valid for 3 months from the date chosen at the time of booking.
We do not recommend this tour for people with limited mobility.
Very helpful staff with very prompt replies to queries. A lovely experience overall. Highly recommended !...Margaret Egan, Ireland, 28/Jan/2018
Thanks to David ( who printed off our tickets ) we had a wonderful tour of Melbourne and St Kilda. Both bus drivers were lovely too. Great information given around the routes!...Lisa Timms, Australia, 02/Apr/2018