Visiting Melbourne – places you must go to

Melbourne is one of the most visited places in the world. People from across the globe come to visit Melbourne to take a glimpse of entire Australia. If you are planning for your next holidays to this Australian city, here are the places that you must visit, to make sure that your trip to this island country is complete and most memorable one.

Trains and trams:

Australia has some of the most interesting modes of conveyance that not many other countries possess and to enjoy them; you have to come to Melbourne. The City Circle Tram is the best mode of conveyance that you can choose, and you will be able to pass a number of attractions and places of interest in Melbourne. The tram service is free and so is the running commentary that you can enjoy. The tram starts from the Flinders Street and after completing a circular trip covering some major stations and places; it comes back to the Flinders Street.

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The very start and ending station of the tram is the famous Flinders Station, the busiest railway station in Melbourne. From here, you can take a one hour journey train to Belgrave station to get down at the Puffing Billy station, the only surviving 25 km long steam railway that will take you to the Emerald Lake Park and Gembrook through dense forest and lush green gullies filled with ferns.

Meet the animals:

Australia is home to some of the unique animals that you will not find in many of the countries in the rest of the world. The Little Penguin parade is something that you must not miss when you come to Melbourne. These are the cutest penguins on earth and on every sunset they emerge from the seas to march across the beach for reaching their burrows. If you are in the mood to enjoy the wildlife of Australia, then the Healesville Sanctuary is the place for you. More than 200 species of platypus, emus, koalas, lyrebirds, Tasmanian devils, wombats and eagles are available here.

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Spend time at the diverse water bodies:

When it comes to experiencing the amazing water bodies of this island country, you will be simply amazed to encounter the diversity that the city has to offer. The Port Campbell National Park on the Southern Ocean is the place, where you can find the famous 12 Apostles, the limestone cliffs from the ancient times.

But, if you are in the mood for a little indulgence, take a ride to the Victoria spa centre that exhibits the natural Peninsular Hot Spring. Spend a day in this hot spring and you will be able to enjoy all the goodness of this natural mineral water. Once you have completed these exclusive experiences, you are all free to choose your own personal interests and spend the days in roaming through the city. One holiday season will certainly be not enough for visiting Melbourne. There is so much to watch and visit in Melbourne that you will want to come here time and again.