This Yarra Valley Wildlife Express tour allows guests to get up close and see Australian wildlife in their natural habitat at Healesville Sanctuary.
The Sanctuary is set on 30 hectares (70 acres) of bushland that offers a distinctly Australian setting for visitors to experience unique close-up encounters with some of Australia's unique and endearing wildlife, including:
• Emus, dingoes
• Birds of prey, and
If time permits, guests will also have the opportunity to enjoy the best food and wine the Yarra Valley has to offer.
What You'll Get
Depart your nominated hotel or address and set off for the beautiful Yarra Valley, located just 1-hour from Melbourne.
On arrival at Healesville Sanctuary, your guide will assist with your entry and provide you with a map before you set off to explore and meet Australia's most loved native animals.
Something not to miss is the Tales from Platypus Creek show which is scheduled at 11:15am each day. Observe Platypus as they interact with keepers, play in the water and even enjoy having their tummies tickled in this world exclusive show.
At 12 noon, Guests may also choose to see Australia’s majestic birds of prey and magnificent parrots in the Spirits of the Sky show.
When guests are ready to depart Healesville Sanctuary, if time permits your guide can arrange a stop for lunch or perhaps a visit to nearby attractions such as:
• Yarra Valley Chocolaterie
• Yarra Valley Dairy
• Wine tasting at boutique vineyards
• Cider or Gin Tasting As this is a private tour, the day is flexible and you can tailor the activities with your guide.
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Infant seats available
- Wheelchair accessible
- Children must be accompanied by an adult
- This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
- Private tour (up to 6-hours)
- Experienced Driver / Guide
- Melbourne city hotel / cruise port pickup and drop-off
- Bottled water
- Wine, Beer, Gin, Cheese, Chocolate tasting (Optional)
- Lunch is not included however we can assist with arrangements and guests can pay directly with the selected venue on the day
Centrally located Melbourne city hotel or address
4 to 6 hours
You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
The tour identified in this promotion is made available through Viator. Groupon is not affiliated with or sponsored by the Acacia Luxury Private Tours in connection with this deal. Please contact Groupon customer service for all inquiries related to this offer. Inquiries placed to Viator will be directed back to Groupon.
This offer is not eligible for promo codes.
The Fine Print
7-day cancellation rights do not apply; no refunds or exchanges permitted. Voucher valid only for date and time listed; may not be exchanged or redeemed for other dates. Purchaser name and phone number must be provided at checkout; this information will be shared with Viator and the tour operator for purposes of order fulfillment. Groupon promo codes may not be used for this offer. Groupon voucher Terms of Sale do not apply. See the tour operators terms and conditions for this offer here.