City Sightseeing Melbourne Hop On Hop Off Tour

pin_dropLocation:Melbourne (Australia)
eventSeason:Daily
check_circle Availability: Daily
watch_later Duration: 24 to 48 hrs
people Adult From: $ 30.71 USD
face Child From: $ 13.14 USD

City Sightseeing Melbourne Hop On Hop Off Tour


Excursion Overview

Explore one of the most popular and enticing cities in Australia on a City Sightseeing bus tour! Choose between a 24 or 48 hour ticket and enjoy access to both the City Route and St Kilda Route, plus unlimited hop on hop off at any of the tour stops along these routes for the time period selected! Whilst you travel through the beautiful city of Melbourne, passengers will enjoy panoramic views of the city's most incredible sights including the Eureka Skydeck, Queen Victoria Market, Federation Sq, Chinatown, St Kilda Beach and many more! 

Tour Includes

  • Unlimited hop-on hop-off for 24 or 48 hours (depends on option chosen at check-out)
  • Commentary available in English
  • Discount booklet including offers on local eateries, attractions and shops
  • Free airport return (Melbourne International Airport) for customers staying in or nearby CBD - Included with 48-hour ticket only

Tour Exclusions

  • Entrance fees
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off

What You Can Expect

On a City Sightseeing Melbourne bus tour, passengers can explore many of the city’s most famous and spectacular attractions and landmarks! 

Along the City route, passengers can hop on and hop off at any of the 15 stops or stay on the tour for a full loop which takes roughly 120 minutes. Hop on to the bus at Stop 1, Federation Square, to begin the City tour from the beginning and enjoy panoramic views from the bus’ open-top deck of the contemporary, modern architecture that is located here. The square has become a central point within Melbourne and is home to many cultural attractions, as well as being the host to many enormous events.   

Admire the sights of Melbourne from even higher up, by hopping off at Stop 3 and visiting the amazing Eureka Skydeck 88! Perfect for tourists, this attraction allows you to observe the city from the 88th floor and is the highest public viewpoint in the Southern Hemisphere!
Another incredible viewpoint along the route is on the Melbourne Star, another of the city’s tourist hotspots! Hop-off here and ride this amazing Ferris Wheel to enjoy more 360-degree views of the city!

Hop-off at Stop 8 for one of Melbourne’s most incredible attractions – the Queen Victoria Market. This market is famous for being the largest open-air market in the Southern Hemisphere, filled with spectacular stalls and shops serving anything from fresh, local produce to souvenirs! If you’re looking for a family fun day out, hop-off at Stop 2 and visit the Melbourne Aquarium or continue along the tour to Stop 9, where you can hop-off and visit the Melbourne Zoo – there’s plenty in this city to keep you busy!

Continue your sightseeing along the St Kilda route, which boasts another 12 tour stops or stay on for a full loop, taking approximately 90 minutes. Hop-off at the beautiful St Kilda beach which is the most famous beach in Melbourne and draws in the most tourists every year. Hop-off at St Kilda Marina for more wonderful sea views, as well as the bustling streets that surround the marina boasting countless eateries, bars and shops!

The tour stops along the routes are:

  1. Federation Square
  2. Melbourne Aquarium
  3. Eureka Skydeck
  4. Crown Casino
  5. South Wharf/DFO
  6. Harbour Town
  7. Etihad Stadium
  8. Queen Victoria Market
  9. Melbourne Zoo
  10. Lygon St Carlton
  11. Melbourne Museum
  12. Chinatown
  13. Cathedral Place
  14. Fitzroy Gardens
  15. MCG/Sports’ Precinct

St Kilda Route

  1. Federation Square
  2. Shrine of Remembrance
  3. South Melbourne
  4. The Esplanade / St. Kilda
  5. Luna Park / Palais Theatre
  6. Kilda Marina
  7. Kilda Skate Park
  8. South Melbourne beach
  9. Station Pier / Port Melbourne
  10. Bay Street
  11. Crown Casino
  12. Arts Centre

Additional Important Information

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Operates: All Year Round
  • Tour times dependent on season and route(Please see Departure Times)
  • Full tour duration:
    City Tour -120 Minutes
    St Kilda Tour - 90 Minutes
  • Tour frequency:
    City Tour - Every 40 Minutes
    Skyline Tour - Every 60 Minutes

Voucher information

A paper voucher is required for this attraction/activity. You must print and bring your printed voucher with you on the day of the activity, as required by our local provider.

Products standard cancellable

Products with Viator standard terms and conditions are fully refundable, without charge, up to 48 hours prior to travel, based on the time/date of the Product Location.

Departure point

The first tour stop along both routes is located at Federation Square, however passengers can hop on to the tour at any of the allocated tour stops.

Departure time

City Tour from Stop 1
First departure: 9:30am
Last departure: 2:10pm (winter) 5:30pm (summer)

St Kilda Tour from Stop 1
First departure: 9:45am
Last departure: 2:10pm (winter) 4:45pm (summer)

Return Details

At the 'end' of the tour, the bus will return to the first tour stop along the route.

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