Melbourne Travel Guide

Introduction

Melbourne is Australia's second largest city, and the capital of the south-eastern state of Victoria, located at the head of Port Phillip Bay.

Melbourne is Australia’s cultural capital, with Victorian-era architecture, extensive shopping, museums, galleries, theatres, and large parks and gardens. Many of its 4 million residents are both multicultural and sports-mad.

Reasons to visit Melbourne include to attend major sporting events, to use it as a base for exploring surrounding regions such as Grampians National Park, The Great Ocean Road, and to visit Phillip Island to view the penguin parade. Many UK visitors come to Melbourne for tours of filming locations of soap opera Neighbours.


source: Wikivoyage

Things To Do in Melbourne See All Things To Do in Melbourne

  • Smith Street, Melbourne

    Smith Street, Melbourne

    344 Smith Street

    Smith Street is a street in inner northern Melbourne.

    Lifestyle, Attractions,Shopping, Landmarks and Points Of Interest
  • Queen Victoria Market

    Queen Victoria Market

    513 Elizabeth Street

    The Queen Victoria Market (also known as the Queen Vic Markets or the Queen Vic, and locally as '"Vi...

    Lifestyle, Attractions, Local Stores and Services,Shopping, Landmarks and Points Of Interest, Stores
  • Melbourne Cricket Ground

    Melbourne Cricket Ground

    Brunton Avenue

    The Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) is an Australian sports stadium located in Yarra Park, Melbourne,...

    Attractions, Activities,Sports, Entertainment
  • Royal Botanic Gardens

    Royal Botanic Gardens

    169 Domain Road, South Yarra

    The Royal Botanic Gardens Melbourne are internationally renowned botanical gardens located near the ...

    Lifestyle, Attractions, Activities,Nightlife, Food and Drink, Sports, Outdoors

Hotels in Melbourne (215 Hotels) See All Melbourne Hotels

  • Adelphi Hotel

    Spotted within Melbourne, Adelphi Hotel is a luxury hotel opportunely positioned in close proximity to Mon Bijou Sunday Sessions, The Regent Theatre and Lightning Ridge O...

  • The Langham, Melbourne

    The Langham, Melbourne is one of the top, finest places to stay in Southbank. Beautifully positioned in close proximity to Chuan Spa, Eureka Skydeck 88 and Yarra River, T...

  • InterContinental Melbourne The Rialto

    Found in Melbourne, InterContinental Melbourne The Rialto is a premium hotel conveniently situated near Haigh's Chocolates Rialto, My Office and East Day Spa. Many other ...

  • Melbourne Parkview Hotel

    Melbourne Parkview Hotel is among the best, premium places to lodge in Melbourne. Beautifully placed around St Kilda Mangrove Boardwalk, Village Melbourne and Fawkner Par...

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