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AU/MEL/TESSELAAR | 4 Night(s) Package

4 Nights Tesselaar Tulip Festival Small Group Departures (Every Thursday & Friday)


The 64th Tesselaar Tulip Festival is a celebration of colour, with a fabulous floral display, it is indeed ‘Over the Rainbow’. Visitors will be amazed by the beauty of almost a million Tulips across 25 acres of Australian farmland, all set in the picturesque Dandenong Ranges. In 2017 we have planted more tulips than ever before, including over 130 varieties. There is something for everyone here, from children to grandparents and everyone in between! The Tulips are undoubtedly the stars of the show but you will discover so much more at the Tesselaar Tulip Festival, with live entertainment, market stalls and tempting foods on offer every day.

Inclusion


~ Return hotel/airport/hotel transfers by seat-in-coach.
~ Choice of 4 nights accommodation with daily breakfast.
~ Transfers, Sightseeing and meals as per itinerary.

** DEPARTURE DATES (Min Group Size: 4) **
~ 14Sep , 15Sep, 21Sep, 22Sep, 28Sep & 29Sep'17
~ 05Oct & 06Oct'17

ITINERARY (SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT PRIOR NOTICE)

Day 1: ARRIVE MELBOURNE
Recommended flight: QF36 / ETA: 0520HRS
Upon arrival at Melbourne International Airport, pickup by our representative for a Melbourne city tour. Photostop along the way includes:-
* St Patrick Cathedral
* Fitzroy Garden
* Shrine of Remembrance
Follow by visit to the Queen Victoria Market and Harbour Town Factory outlet before transferring to the hotel for check in.

Overnight in Melbourne.

Day 2: MELBOURNE - PUFFING BLLY - TESSELAAR TULIP FESTIVAL (DURATION: 10HOURS)
This morning you’re going to enjoy some good old fashioned fun and the most beautiful rainforest in Victoria. After breakfast, we will head to Belgrave, home of the famous Puffing Billy Steam Train, where you are in for some fun! This century-old steam train is maintained in its original glory and runs to this day on its own mountain track from Belgrave to Menzies Creek. Here you’ll go back in time as you get on board for a 30 minute ride through the heart of the rainforest. You’ll head through the gorgeous Sherbrooke Forest and ride over the old Trestle Bridge. Just before Menzies Creek you can see stunning views of Port Phillip Bay. You’re going to love it!
Following that, we shall proceed for some wine tasting at Rochford Winery before heading to the Tesselaar Tulip Festival (Annual Events: 14Sep - 10Oct). Visitors will be amazed by the beauty of almost a million Tulips across 25 acres of Australian farmland, all set in the picturesque Dandenong Ranges. In 2017 we have planted more tulips than ever before, including over 130 varieties. There is something for everyone here, from children to grandparents and everyone in between!

Overnight in Melbourne.

Day 3: MELBOURNE - PHILIP ISLAND
After breakfast, proceed to Warrook Cattle Farm for a farm tour. Get close to Australian wildlife and feed kangaroos in a natural setting. See emus, alpacas, birdlife and and other animals in this 130 year old farm setting. Lunch will be served at the farm. Thereafter, the journey continues to A-Maze-N-Thing, an exciting world of optical illusions, mazes, puzzles and magic that will entertain, intrigue and amuse adults and children for hours.

Next, we cross the bridge on to Philip Island and visit the Chocolate Factory. Pannys Amazing World of Chocolate is a celebration of all things chocolate, with interactive machines to play with, fascinating facts and the ability to make your own chocolate on the spot. Once you’ve experienced this unique chocolate wonderland it is time to explore Pannys Chocolate café and Pannys Chocolate Shop to experience an extensive selection of chocolatey treats. From your very first taste you will fall in love with Pannys delectable Belgium premium hand made chocolates. When you arrive at the Phillip Island Chocolate Factory you will be offered one of Pannys ‘secret recipe’ White Truffles. It is a delicious introduction to Panny’s skills as a chocolatier.

This evening, comes the highlight of this tour - the daily Penguin Parade which draws thousands of visitors from around the world every year. As the sun goes down, hundreds of little penguins emerge from the sea and waddle ashore to find safety in their burrows after a long day at sea. This electrifying procession of penguins is an experience that everyone visiting Victoria should see! (Optional Upgrade to penguin Plus - A$20 per person).
Overnight in Melbourne.

Day 4: Melbourne
Free at leisure in Melbourne city. Take the City Circle tram service (Free Tourist Tram - No.35) which operates within Melbourne's central business district. The service operates in a circular route passing major tourist attractions, as well as linking with other tram, train and bus routes in and around Melbourne. Trams run in both directions approximately every twelve minutes between 10am and 6pm Sunday to Wednesday and extended hours, 10am - 9pm Thursday, Friday and Saturday.

Clockwise service: Flinders Street > Harbour Esplanade > Docklands Drive > La Trobe Street > Victoria Street > Nicholson Street > Spring Street > Flinders Street. Anti-clockwise service: Flinders Street > Spring Street > Nicholson Street > Victoria Parade > La Trobe Street > Docklands Drive > Harbour Esplanade > Flinders Street. Click to download tram map!

Visit to the Eureka Skydeck 88, located in the CBD adjacent to the Yarra River at Southbank in Melbourne's iconic Eureka Tower. Nothing you have ever experienced will prepare you for the awe inspiring views of Melbourne from the Southern Hemisphere's highest viewing platform. Skydeck will change the way you look at Melbourne, and maybe the world. Eureka Skydeck 88 is home to the world's only "Edge Experience", a glass cube which projects 3 metres out from the building - with you inside (own expense). Apart from the unforgettable panoramic views, Skydeck 88 entertains visitors with a host of activities and fascinating facts. Discover the interactive Serendipity Table, pinpoint key landmarks with viewfinders and step onto the Terrace to experience the outside elements. This is a self guided attraction, with the average visit being 45 minutes.

Overnight in Melbourne.

Day 5: Melbourne
Free and leisure till pickup transfer from accommodation to Melbourne International Airport for your departure flight back home!

Additional Information / Supplement

(Subject to change without prior notice)
**HONEYMOON PERKS** (Proof of marriage is required for application)
Not applicable


Important Notes


~ Valid for travel to be completed by 10Oct'17.
~ Minimum group size - 4 adults is required per departure.
~ Code:Direct/pta/CODE:qholsin-mel4n-tesselar tulip festival
~ Airfare is NOT included in this package.
~ Confirmation is subject to room and seats availability.
~ Strict cancellation policy apply once booking is confirmed.
~ Price for child is valid when sharing with 2 adults with 1 extra bed per room.
~ Payment may be made in Singapore Dollars by cash, NETS, cheques or Visa/Mastercard only.
~ Due to fluctuation on currency exchange, prices are subject to change without prior notice.


Surcharges (Airlines / Hotels)


Above prices quoted exclude the following surcharges which will be collected upon confirmation of package.
~ Prices EXCLUDES compulsory tippings (Payable direct) @ A$17 per adult/child

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Above prices quoted exclude the following surcharges which will be collected upon confirmation of package.
~ Prices EXCLUDES compulsory tippings (Payable direct) @ A$17 per adult/child

Room Type 4 Nights Tesselaar Tulip Festival Small Group Departures (Every Thursday & Friday)
Adult (A) Child (C)
1A 2A 3A 4A 1A1C 2A1C 2A2C
2017-09-14 ~ 2017-09-18
Mercure Welcome 1550 1170 1150 1170 995 880 880
Grand Chancellor Melbourne 1735 1265 1240 1265 1075 950 950
2017-09-15 ~ 2017-09-19
Mercure Welcome 1550 1170 1150 1170 995 880 880
Grand Chancellor Melbourne 1735 1265 1240 1265 1075 950 950
2017-09-21 ~ 2017-09-25
Mercure Welcome 1550 1170 1150 1170 995 880 880
Grand Chancellor Melbourne 1735 1265 1240 1265 1075 950 950
2017-09-22 ~ 2017-09-26
Mercure Welcome 1550 1170 1150 1170 995 880 880
Grand Chancellor Melbourne 1735 1265 1240 1265 1075 950 950
2017-09-28 ~ 2017-10-02
Mercure Welcome 1550 1170 1150 1170 995 880 880
Grand Chancellor Melbourne 1735 1265 1240 1265 1075 950 950
2017-09-29 ~ 2017-10-03
Mercure Welcome 1550 1170 1150 1170 995 880 880
Grand Chancellor Melbourne 1735 1265 1240 1265 1075 950 950
2017-10-05 ~ 2017-10-09
Mercure Welcome 1550 1170 1150 1170 995 880 880
Grand Chancellor Melbourne 1735 1265 1240 1265 1075 950 950
2017-10-06 ~ 2017-10-10
Mercure Welcome 1550 1170 1150 1170 995 880 880
Grand Chancellor Melbourne 1735 1265 1240 1265 1075 950 950
Price per person in SGD$

Additional Information / Supplement

(Subject to change without prior notice)
**HONEYMOON PERKS** (Proof of marriage is required for application)
Not applicable