Private tour

From Melbourne: Dandenong Ranges Private Tour with Lunch

4.9 / 5

16 reviews

Activity provider: Awaken Tours
Private tour

From Melbourne: Dandenong Ranges Private Tour with Lunch

Activity provider: Awaken Tours

From US$ 219.52 per group up to 1

Experience nature and go for a relaxing tour in the Dandenong Ranges. Trek through a majestic eucalyptus and fern tree forest and learn about Aboriginal culture, the history and spot the wildlife.

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Duration 6 hours
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Live tour guide
Pickup included
Customers can be picked up from their place of accommodation, if it's within the city centre. Please get in touch with the tour guide to provide details of the place of stay.
Private group


  • Get out of the city and have a relaxing day in the beautiful Dandenong Ranges
  • Take a leisurely walk through the majestic eucalyptus and fern tree forest
  • Visit a cosy restaurant for lunch
  • Explore the gorgeous Alfred Nicholas Gardens
  • This private tour is customisable on the day
Full description
You will begin your tour at 10 AM and then travel 45 minutes outside the city into the lush Australian forest. Along the way, spot several quaint villages and lovely gardens, and watch as the city dissolves into thick foliage. Upon arriving at the Dandenong Range, Get off the beaten track on a relaxing walk through a majestic eucalyptus and fern tree forest. Soak in the sights and sounds of nature under the shade of this lush forest canopy.  After a fresh walk in the forest, pause to have lunch at a cozy nearby restaurant. Afterwards, your tour will continue with a walk in the beautiful and popular cool climate garden, Alfred Nicholas Gardens, which is the most photographed place on the mountains. Finally, drive down the mountains back to the city, where you will arrive at 4:30 PM.
  • Pick up from accommodation, if the place is in the central city area.
  • Food and drinks

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  • All dietary requirements are catered for
Customer reviews

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4.9 /5

based on 16 reviews

Review summary

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February 21, 2023

Very enjoyable and informative. Actually came across a Lyre bird and heard his many bird calls

January 22, 2023

Delightful walk through the Dandenong Ranges, enjoying the forest and birds A lovely lunch at a local restaurant Jay was a fabulous guide. This is our second tour with Jay

January 19, 2023

Product ID: 191390