The Garden Explorer is the most convenient way to navigate Melbourne's 38 hectare Royal Botanic Garden. Engaging and informative this snapshot experience explores all the major highlights of one of Victoria's most treasured attractions. Departing from Oak Lawn your tour guide navigates through one of Melbourne's Iconic destinations whilst providing expert commentary and unbeatable photo opportunities of the Gardens historic landscape.
With multiple daily departures your experience commences next to Oak lawn where you will receive a warm welcome from your friendly tour guide. Limited to just 12 passengers this purpose built Eco friendly tour bus will take you on an intimate journey through 38 hectares of natural landscape. The experience lasting 30 minutes provides a wealth of interesting and engaging content including landscape stories, gardens history, cultural significance and nature interpretation. Highlights of the tour include:
Southern China Collection
Plant Craft Cottage
Included within your ticket is the flexibility to hop off and on at Ornamental Lake. If you fancy a stroll or high tea by the lake we welcome the freedom to continue your experience with one of our later departures by jumping back on board later in the day. (This option is subject to availability on the day) Be sure to bring you camera as this incredible experience highlights all the amazing features of one of the worlds most beautiful Botanic Gardens in a fun, friendly, comfortable and informative environment.