Get out of the city and spend a relaxing and peaceful day out in the beautiful Dandenong Ranges which is less than an hour from Melbourne by road. In the serenity of the forest, discover unique sculptures of Aboriginal people, and learn about their culture and spirituality, at the wonderous William Ricketts Sanctuary. Enjoy a wholesome lunch at a homely and cosy restaurant. Spend time in nature and explore the majestic eucalyptus and fern tree forest on a leisurely and short walk . Intimate groups of maximum 3 people in the tour, so it’s a more personal experience. Tour starts at 10.00am and finishes at around 4.30pm which means you don’t have to get up early, and still have plenty of time in the evenings to do other things.
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Stop At: William Ricketts Sanctuary, Mount Dandenong Tourist Road, Mount Dandenong, Victoria 3767 Australia
In the serenity of the forest, discover sculptures of Aboriginal people that tell the story of their culture and spirituality.
Duration: 1 hour
Stop At: Dandenong Ranges, Dandenong, Victoria 3787 Australia
Take a leisurely walk in the main forest of the Dandenong Ranges, where you will be amongst the second tallest trees in the world, the Mountain Ash eucalyptus tree, and the ancient Fern tree forest. Soak in the sights and sounds of this beautiful forest.
Duration: 1 hour
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking.
- Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
- This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
- This tour/activity will have a maximum of 3 travelers
- Local guide
- Transport by air-conditioned vehicle
Traveler pickup is offered
Pick up time is 10.00am.
The usual pick up location is in front of St Pauls Cathedral on Flinders St, in the city.
Hotel pick up is also possible if staying in the city, or north of the city.
For a request to be picked up from accommodation, please make this request in the notes and provide the name and address of accommodation, while making the booking.
The tour guide will be in contact close to the date of travel, to confirm the pick up location.
6 hours 30 minutes
Return location is the same as pick up. Near St Pauls Cathedral in the city.
You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
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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.