Day tours to Healesville Sanctuary depart from Melbourne every day, generally from Federation Square, but hotel pick up is sometimes available.
The popular Puffing Billy, Winery and Wildlife day tour includes a morning journey on Puffing Billy Steam Railway, lunch at a Yarra Valley winery and an afternoon wildlife experience at Healesville Sanctuary.
Several tour operators coordinate one to three day tours specially tailored to explore the Yarra Valley region.
A Tour with Taste
Exclusive, private, tailored day tours encompassing Healesville Sanctuary, boutique wineries, art or gourmet experiences. Hosted by a professional wine and wildlife guide. Includes gourmet lunch. Luxury vehicle or coach.
Tel: (03) 59 666 031
Ecotourism Accredited tours for individuals and groups to Healesville and other Yarra Valley natural attractions, including award-winning Night Walks in the Yarra Ranges National Park.
Tel: (03) 5962 5115
Leadbeater Eco Tours
Specialists in small group eco day trips that include storybook villages, towering forests, misty mountains and Healesville Sanctuary. Eco tours that don’t cost the earth. Pick up from Melbourne or the Yarra Valley.
Tel: 1300 905503 or email@example.com
Vinetrekker Food & Wine Daytours
Public or private tours that depart daily from Melbourne. Morning visit to Healesville Sanctuary followed by lunch at Yering Station and wine tastings with cheese platter at De Bortoli.
Tel: (03) 9699 8148 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Wild Wombat Winery Tours
Daily run public or private tours visiting Healesville Sanctuary, Yarra Valley Dairy and a lunch at a boutique Yarra Valley winery. Pick up from Melbourne or the Yarra Valley, booking essential.
Tel: 0417 595 164 or email@example.com
Yarra Valley Winery Tours
Personalised tour to Healesville Sanctuary with wine-tasting and a delicious lunch at a winery. Daily from Melbourne. Deluxe vehicles. Bookings essential.
Tel: (03) 5962 3870