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Full Day Lake Mountains Snow Tour from Melbourne

Melbourne, Victoria

The closest snow resort to Melbourne, you can enjoy the snow, explore waterfalls and visit a Chocolaterie all in the same day.

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Melbourne, Victoria
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A$145
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DESCRIPTION

Enjoy the best of the Australian snow season at Victoria’s picturesque Lake Mountain, the closest snow resort to Melbourne, you can enjoy the snow, explore waterfalls and visit a Chocolaterie all in the same day. Wildlife Tours Australia’s Lake Mountain one-day tour will take you on a full day adventure to see some of the best sights in Victoria. The day will begin with a three-hour stay atop Lake Mountain. Once on the mountain, you’ll have time to marvel at the beauty and revel in snow play, jump on the thrilling flying fox or tube runs, shoot down exhilarating toboggan slopes and explore the network of world-class cross-country ski trails. Following your trip to the snow, you’ll travel to Marysville to explore its giant, cascading waterfalls. Home to Steavenson Falls, one of the tallest waterfalls in all of Victoria, you’ll be in awe as the rushing water moves down 5 cascades and falls a total of 122 metres. While in the Marysville area you’ll be given the chance to embark on a nature walk along the river for beautiful views of the region and of the large waterfall.

As the day begins to conclude, you’ll move towards your final and most delicious stop on the agenda. Passing through the aromatic Yarra Valley, you’ll make a stop at the famous Yarra Valley Chocolaterie and Ice-creamery for some delicious free samples. While you taste the local creations, you’ll be able to watch the chocolatiers at work, mixing and creating the chocolate that you are sampling, which will make it taste all the more better.

All guests are asked to come prepared with comfortable clothing and of course, a camera. Winter attire including a waterproof jacket, long pants, closed in shoes, gloves and beanies are advised if you want to stay as warm as you can be while in the snow. The last prerequisite for the tour is a sense of adventure, which once you’ve boarded the tour bus, will be bursting to come out! The tour runs from June until September daily departs at 8am and returns around 5:30pm. All entry fees are covered in the total price as well as hotel pick ups and drop offs and leadership from a friendly and informative guide.

Inclusions

  • Air Conditioned mini-coach travel
  • Lake Mountain Resort entry fee
  • Visit to the Chocolaterie and ice-creamery including chocolate samples
  • A friendly & informative tour guide
  • Inner city hotel pick up and drop off
  • Three hours on Lake Mountain

Exclusions

  • All food and beverages
  • Additional activities
  • Equipment and clothing hire

Highlights

  • 3 hours snow play
  • Visit Lake Mountain – Melbourne’s closest snow field – with its new facilities surrounded by miles of cross country ski tracks and toboggan fields
  • Make a snowman, try tobogganing or have a cross-country ski lesson
  • Plenty of time included to visit the bar and bistro for a meal or coffee and warm up. New facilities looking over the mystic mountains
  • Visit Steavenson Falls, one of the tallest in Victoria, with 5 cascades, a total descent of 122 metres
  • Enjoy nature walks along the river and look down over the falls
  • Scenic drive through the Yarra Valley
  • Visit the famous Yarra Valley Chocolaterie and Ice-creamery to sample free chocolates and see the chocolatiers at work

Time

  • Tour departs daily at 8am and returns at approximately 5:30pm
  • This tour operates from mid June to mid September

Hotel Pickup

If you have booked a hotel

  • Prior to completing your purchase, enter your hotel name in the ‘Add Booking Notes’ section of the shopping cart. Once your booking is confirmed, you will receive a confirmation tour voucher with complete tour operator details. You will be required to contact the tour operator a minimum of 48hrs prior to your day of travel to reconfirm your hotel pick up time

If you have not yet booked a hotel

  • If you have not yet booked a hotel, enter the words ‘hotel not known’ in the ‘Add Booking Notes’ section of the shopping cart. Once your booking is confirmed, you will receive a confirmation tour voucher with complete tour operator details. You will be required to contact the tour operator a minimum of 48hrs prior to your day of travel to reconfirm your hotel pick up time

What To Bring

  • Water bottle
  • Sunglasses
  • Warm clothing including beanie, gloves, snow jacket and/or rain jacket
  • Comfortable walking shoes with tread
  • Money for snacks and meals
  • Camera

Additional Information

  • Snow equipment hire can be arranged on arrival to Lake Mountain and is at own expense
  • Infants aged 0 to 4 are not permitted to travel on adult laps and must be safely restrained within a child protective seat. Infant protective seats are free of charge and must be requested at time of booking
  • In the event of rain or inclement weather, your experience will still go ahead, unless contacted by the provider
  • An alternate schedule route may operate during extreme weather conditions

Booking Information

  • Mobile Vouchers are accepted! – Vouchers can also be presented on your mobile device for this attraction
  • Confirmation in the form of a tour voucher will be received at time of booking
  • Upon completion of purchase, please print the voucher and present on day of the experience
  • Availability was accurate at the time of booking however, is subject to change due to circumstances out of our control
  • For your information, complete Tour Operator Information including contact details is included on your tour voucher
  • We strongly suggest reconfirming your booking with the tour operator within 24 hours of making your booking and prior to making other travel arrangements

Location

Melbourne, Victoria

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Melbourne, Victoria
School Holidays, Tours
A$145
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