Green parks and mountains, that’s Melbourne. Here you can enjoy Australian Downunder nature at its finest. Also the city of Arts, new styles meet Aboriginal work arts.
Royal Botanic Gardens
Royal Botanic Gardens - @Wikipedia
The city green heart is the best free thing to do in Melbourne. The Botanic Gardens is a beautiful mix of Aboriginal Heritage and Nature. Deep experience in the rich Australian ecosystem just about two kilometers from downtown. In summer, live theaters make the gardens a very popular attraction.
Yarra River Cruise
Yarra River Cruise - @Max Pixel
If you are short on time, the River Gardens Cruise Gives you an overview of the top attractions in Melbourne, Botanic Gardens included. It’s also the perfect tour to get into the history of the Yarra River tied with Aboriginal Heritage. Usually, the cruises can be found along
Southbank and Arts Centre Melbourne
Victoria Arts Centre - @flickr
Cafés, restaurants, and live entertainment are the core of Southbank. It is also well known
for its artistic soul, the Arts Centre includes the State Theatre, Playhouse, Fairfax Theatre, and Hamer Hall, famous for hosting the premiere of the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra. Melbourne is also considered one of the street art capitals of the world.
The city has given certain spots of the urban area for the street artists, and the high-quality graffiti add great impact to the style of the city, that tourists appreciate. You can get a map of where to find all these designed areas
In Melbourne, to pass from a new form of art to admire the unique ancient Aboriginal art is a second. The National Gallery Victoria is in the milestone of the history of Australian Art, where visitors can enjoy the beauty of history.
The Edge - Flickr
There is no way you leave Melbourne without taking a last sight of the city from the highest observation point of the Southern Hemisphere on top of Eureka Tower. The Skydeck, on the 88th floor, offers the amazing experience of The Edge, a glass cube that slides out three meters from the building for vertigo-free visitors.
City Circle Tram Tour
City Circle Tram Tour - @Flickr
The City Circle Tram offers tourists an easy and comfortable way of seeing the city center. Accompanied by commentary, the characteristic tram passes The Parliament House, the Old Treasury Building, Princess Theatre, and the Windsor Hotel and many other attractions.