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The Private Tour Guide

Melbourne, Victoria 3123, Australia
+61 400 054 015
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The Private Tour Guide offers an array of one day tours in and around Melbourne. With a focus on great food and local wine, our private tours visit all the famous tour routes in Victoria and leave our clients coming back again and again. If you prefer to travel at your pace, in your time and with own Private Tour Guide, we are the answer.
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Melbourne, Victoria 3123, Australia
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+61 400 054 015
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"simon greenland"
in 27 reviews
"yarra valley"
in 93 reviews
"the great ocean road"
in 99 reviews
"phillip island"
in 28 reviews
"apollo bay"
in 17 reviews
"his knowledge"
in 15 reviews
"twelve apostles"
in 15 reviews
"koala bears"
in 6 reviews
"wine tasting"
in 16 reviews
"comfortable vehicle"
in 4 reviews
"loch ard gorge"
in 12 reviews
"mornington peninsula"
in 14 reviews
"day trip"
in 18 reviews
"penguin parade"
in 17 reviews
"avoid the crowds"
in 5 reviews
"always on time"
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"their natural habitat"
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Reviewed 24 April 2018

Stupendous tour of the Great Ocean Rd and more - including koalas in the wild as well as opportunities to see kangaroos and native birds. Comfortable vehicle and great driver/tour director in Peter. We had 4 people and appreciated the pick up and drop off...More

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Reviewed 24 April 2018

Simon picked us up at our hotel in a very comfortable Mercedes SUV and we were soon on the main roads taking the 'reverse course', inland first, to the Twelve Apostles, then to the Loch Ard Gorge and then to Apollo Bay for a nice...More

Thank JimBobTraveler
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Reviewed 23 April 2018 via mobile

Just spent two days with Simon before we start our Tauck tour. Simon is fabulous. Extremely professional and courteous. Oh, and very knowledgeable of the history and culture of Melbourne and Australia. Day one was the Wildlife Sanctuary with Simon as our private guide -...More

Thank Greg Z
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Reviewed 8 April 2018

After extensive research, I decided to book the private tour guide for our Yarra Valley tour and I can truthfully say they did not disappoint. Simon tailored the wine tour to our preferences and took us to a fabulous place for lunch (our absolute favorite...More

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Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

I did a 1 day Yarra Valley wine tasting tour with Simon, along with my wife and 1.5 year old daughter. I booked my tour with Simon based on great TripAdvisor reviews and was happy I did so. Simon was a great guide and gave...More

Thank Miguel A
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Reviewed 16 March 2018

I feel compelled to write this review now even though it is 1o'clock in the morning. We have just spent 2 full days with Simon seeing the sites of Melbourne. From the amazing day yesterday where we went on the great ocean road and because...More

Thank rhyams
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Reviewed 13 March 2018

Simon from "The Private Tour Guide" knows a lot about Melbourne and shares it all with you as he takes you to the best known places to see. It's a private tour for only the people who booked it whether that be 1 or 6...More

Thank Michele465
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Reviewed 12 March 2018

Simon Greenland is your man. In 35 years of touring with guides all over the world, I can say without hesitation that I have not come across a more personable, more knowledgeable and more solicitous travelling companion. We booked The Great Ocean Road tour and...More

Thank Nxt_Hol
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Reviewed 12 March 2018

We just finished a delightful day with Simon Greenland along the Great Ocean Road. The views of the Twelve Apostles were breathtaking as was the scenery along the route and Simon’s knowledge greatly enhanced the experience. We reversed the normal direction of the tour which...More

Thank CDADenver
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Reviewed 6 March 2018 via mobile

Had a really nice relaxt day with Pete. He knows everything about the route, sights and things to do. He was right on time and really ask you what your wishes are. Also the way he know to avoid crowds is really good. Gives a...More

Thank Webje82
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Tina-Marie K
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Hi Chloe, I went for a 2 Days and 1 Night trip to the Great Ocean Road and we were a group of 4. A Day may not be sufficent or too rush, do consider an overnight trip like us so that you can see and enjoy more! Here is... More
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