Things to do in Melbourne
The second largest city in Australia, Melbourne is brimming with
a wide variety of attractions to enthral just about every kind of
traveller. Whatever your taste or interest, there is bound to be
something in Melbourne for you.
Art lovers will enjoy the National Gallery of Victoria, history
buffs will enjoy touring through the Old Melbourne Gaol and culture
vultures will go love exploring the Chinese and Melbourne Museums.
Those with a fear of heights should steer clear of the Eureka
Tower, Melbourne''s tallest building offering panoramic views of the
city from the 88th floor - a sight to behold!
Children of all ages will love the Melbourne Zoo which boasts
over 350 different species of animals and a day in the Royal
Botanical Gardens is not to be missed.
Visitors keen on sightseeing will do well to purchase a
Melbourne and Beyond Smartvisit card, which enables the bearer to
gain free admission to over 60 of Melbourne''s top attractions as
well as a full-colour travel guide. Free public transport is also
available and is valid for the duration of the pass. The pass is
available in 1, 2, 3 and 7 day durations starting at A$69 for
adults and A$49 for children.