Travel back in time while seeing the major sights on a horse-drawn carriage through the heart of Melbourne. Horse and cart was once the only means of transport in this cosmopolitan city, and today provides the perfect leisurely pace for taking in all that Melbourne has to offer.Dressed in traditional attire, our friendly coach drivers and prestigious carriages await you at Federation Square. Our tours run from early afternoon until well into the evening. Perfect for a special occasion or just for something different, you will not be disappointed by the simple beauty of this mode of transport.We guarantee your total satisfaction with our 30 years of experience and as a recipient of a Lord Mayor's Commendation for the City of Melbourne. See below for more information, including sights on the itinerary, booking and contact information.
On this 30 minute tour, we will take you to Melbourne’s most renowned and historic gardens, while passing some of the city’s major landmarks. Your itinerary will include the following sights:
Historic Princess Bridge over the Yarra River
Victorian Arts Centre
Queen Victoria Gardens, including the Giant Floral Clock
King Domain Gardens
Shrine of Remembrance.
Tours depart from and finish at Federation Square opposite Flinders Street Station. Carriages are available for tours on Thursday to Monday and are able to fit a maximum of 6 passengers. Our driver will take a photo of you in our carriage at the start or end of the tour. There will also be lots of opportunities for you to take photos throughout your tour. You will be seated in a comfortable cushioned carriage with a throw provided if you feel cold. Our carriages are designed to operate in both sunny and rainy conditions. With the soft top hood, they can be opened and closed as you desire. Your driver and our amazing crew of friendly horses will make this scenic tour around Melbourne CBD a truly unforgettable experience. Book now and experience the world's most liveable city in style.