Melbourne: Lake Mountain Alpine Resort and Yarra Valley Tour

Day Trips & Excursions in Marysville

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Experience an action packed day on this day trip to Lake Mountain Alpine Resort and the iconic Yarra Valley departing from Melbourne. Toboggan, cross-country ski, or simply enjoy the snow at Lake Mountain Alpine Resort. Visit the stunning Steavenson Waterfall of Marysville and get your taste buds moving with a stop off at the Yarra Valley Chocolaterie and Ice Creamery.
After meeting your guide after your hotel pickup, travel through the picturesque Yarra Valley, now known as one of Australia’s premier wine growing regions. On the way, stop off at either Gateway Estate in Coldstream or the Beechworth Bakery where you can purchase freshly baked pastries or seasonal local produce. If you’re feeling a little hungry, this is the perfect opportunity to enjoy a delicious lunch before heading onto the mountain.After lunch, continue on to Lake Mountain Alpine Resort, one of Melbourne’s most popular snowfields located approximately 90-minutes from Melbourne City Centre. Here you will have approximately 3-hours spare time to enjoy the snow or simply explore the incredible views out over the snowfields.Lake Mountain Alpine Resort offers nearly 24 miles (40 km) of cross-country ski trails as well as three toboggan runs, a flying fox, tube runs and a dedicated snowman park. You’re sure to find something to enjoy for the afternoon.This tour is for all skill levels as you will also have the opportunity to take a 90-minute ski lesson or if you’re up for a little adventure, also venture down the toboggan slopes.If nature is more your style, adventure to the Steavenson Falls and listen to the incredible 91-yard (83-metre) high waterfall as it cascades towards the township of Marysville.As you pack up for the day, get your taste buds ready for a stop off at the Yarra Valley Chocolatier and Ice Creamery on the way back to Melbourne. Here you’re able to taste samplings and watch the chocolatiers as they create their incredible works of art.Please note: Equipment hire is at own expense and can be arranged on the day of travel upon arriving at Lake Mountain Alpine Resort

What’s included

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off (Selected Hotels Only)
  • Chocolate samples
  • Friendly Driver guide
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Small-group tour experience
  • Entry/Admission - Steavenson Falls
  • Entry/Admission - Lake Mountain Alpine Resort
  • Entry/Admission - Yarra Valley Chocolaterie & Ice Creamery

What’s not included

  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Souvenir photos (available to purchase)
  • Snow Play and Clothing Hire (can be arranged on the mountain, at own expense)
  • Padded jacket or pants – $22 each
  • Padded jacket & pants – $37
  • PVC jacket or Pants – $22 each
  • PVC jacket & pants – $28
  • Snowsuit – $22 (child only)
  • Adult snow boots – $23
  • Child snow boots – $17
  • Toboggan – $13.50
  • Helmet – $10


  • Family friendly
  • Excellent value for money
  • Small group ensures personal service
  • Enjoy a day away from the hustle and bustle of the city
  • Seasonal Offer
  • Perfect for all ages and skill level