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Phillip Island is brimming with memorable wildlife experiences, but its headline act is the nightly Penguin Parade. Each night at dusk, thousands of little penguins—the largest colony in Australia of the world’s smallest penguin breed—can be seen along the shores of Summerland Beach, waddling back to their beachside burrows after a day at sea.

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1019 Ventnor Road, Summerland, VIC, Australia, 3922
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Phillip Island Penguin Highlights Day-Trip from Melbourne

Phillip Island Penguin Highlights Day-Trip from Melbourne

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See the Penguin Parade and other natural treasures of Phillip Island on a full-day tour from Melbourne and St. Kilda. Hand-feed kangaroos under staff supervision and learn about Australian wildlife such as koalas, wombats, and wallabies at the Maru Koala and Animal Park. See Cape Woolamai and the Nobbies, then get ready to watch the penguins parade home around sunset. Upgrade to include admission tickets to the Eureka Skydeck and Edge Experience in Melbourne.
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  • 8 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$109.28
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$109.28

Phillip Island Helicopter Tour

Phillip Island Helicopter Tour

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Soar over the golden sands and rugged sea cliffs of Phillip Island on exhilarating various helicopter flights. Choose between seven sensational itineraries and see the surf hotspot of Cape Woolamai, the famous Grand Prix Circuit or Port Phillip Bay on the Mornington Peninsula. Soak up magnificent aerial views of landmarks like the Red Rocks Point, the Nobbies and San Remo Bridge, or spot wildlife wonders like the penguins at Summerland Beach or the Australian Fur Seals lounging on Seal Rocks.
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  • 8 to 42 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$72.67
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$72.67

Phillip Island Penguin, Brighton Beach, Moonlit Sanctuary from Melbourne

Phillip Island Penguin, Brighton Beach, Moonlit Sanctuary from Melbourne

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Discover the natural delights of Phillip Island with an eco-tour from Melbourne. See the iconic Brighton Beach bathing boxes, visit the beach and take some time to admire these historic landmarks. Visit the Moonlit Sanctuary Conservation Park for an up-close encounter with koalas and other Australian wildlife. Finish the day at a local beach where you can watch hundreds of some of the world's tiniest penguins waddle out of the ocean and across the sand to their burrows.
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  • 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$105.51
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$105.51

Small-Group Phillip Island Penguin Parade Day Tour from Melbourne

Small-Group Phillip Island Penguin Parade Day Tour from Melbourne

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Travel on a small-group tour from Melbourne to Phillip Island to see the penguin parade and other wildlife highlights of Victoria. Your full-day tour stops at Moonlit Sanctuary Wildlife Conservation Park to meet Australian natives such as koalas and wallabies. Head to Churchill Island to visit a historic farm and then go to see the dramatic Cape Woolamai surf beach and the Nobbies boardwalk where you can enjoy the views of the rugged South Coast.
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  • 12 to 14 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$109.28
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$109.28

Phillip Island Penguin Parade Day Trip with Koala Park

Phillip Island Penguin Parade Day Trip with Koala Park

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Learn about Australia’s diverse wildlife on this full-day tour of Phillip Island from Melbourne, including round-trip transport and lunch. See native Aussie animals at the Maru Koala and Wildlife Park. Then, take a tour of Phillip Island, visiting the Nobbies and Cape Woolamai. End the day watching the memorable sunset Penguin Parade at Summerland Beach.
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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$109.28
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$109.28

Phillip Island Penguin Parade, Brighton Bathing Boxes and Wildlife Park Tour

Phillip Island Penguin Parade, Brighton Bathing Boxes and Wildlife Park Tour

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Take a break from Melbourne’s humming city-life during your next visit with a tour of the Maru Koala and Animal Park and Phillip Island. This tour is perfect for animal lovers wishing to spend a day immersing themselves in remote nature and wildlife and then return to central Melbourne before bedtime.
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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$78.78
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$78.78

Small-Group Phillip Island Day Trip from Melbourne with Penguin Plus Viewing

Small-Group Phillip Island Day Trip from Melbourne with Penguin Plus Viewing

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See all of your favorite Aussie creatures on one tour! Spend a full day exploring Phillip Island from Melbourne, starting with a visit to the Maru Animal Park. Get up close to cuddly koalas, hand-feed the kangaroos and wallabies, and see emus, dingoes and snakes. Next, spot Australian Fur Seals in their natural habitat as you visit landmarks like the Nobbies and Woolomai Beach, then head to Summerland beach to watch the evening penguin parade.
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  • 8 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$169.56
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Melbourne Super Saver: Great Ocean Road + Phillip Island + Attraction Pass

Melbourne Super Saver: Great Ocean Road + Phillip Island + Attraction Pass

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Experience majestic coastal scenery, native wildlife encounters, amazing marine creatures and panoramic urban views with this Super Saver combo pass. Take two full-day tours along the breathtaking Great Ocean Road and to Phillip Island. Make the most of your time in the city with complimentary admission to one of three attractions, including the SEA LIFE Melbourne Aquarium, Eureka Skydeck 88, or the Melbourne Star observation wheel, and save more than 25 percent compared to booking all the tours individually.
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  • 2 days
  • Free Cancellation
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$203.48
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$203.48

Phillip Island Penguin Parade Express Tour from Melbourne

Phillip Island Penguin Parade Express Tour from Melbourne

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See native Australian wildlife, including the nightly ‘penguin parade,’ on this small-group tour to Phillip Island from Melbourne. Take in the breathtaking views of Phillip Island's rugged coastline along the Nobbies Boardwalk, then head to Summerland Beach to observe a procession of little penguins from Victoria's largest penguin colony.
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  • 1 day
  • Free Cancellation
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$90.43
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Small-Group Phillip Island Day Trip from Melbourne

Small-Group Phillip Island Day Trip from Melbourne

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Get up close to Australia’s native wildlife on this memorable full-day tour of Phillip Island from Melbourne, including hotel pick-up. See adorable koalas and wallabies at the island’s Koala Conservation Centre, spot Australia’s largest colony of fur seals at Seal Rocks and watch the sunset penguin parade along the coast. This small-group tour has a maximum of 12 participants, ensuring a personalized experience.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$149.97
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Private Tour: Phillip Island, Penguin Parade and Moonlit Sanctuary Conservation Park from Melbourne

Private Tour: Phillip Island, Penguin Parade and Moonlit Sanctuary Conservation Park from Melbourne

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Journey to Phillip Island for a day filled with spectacular vistas and amazing wildlife encounters. On this private tour from Melbourne, visit the Moonlit Sanctuary Conservation Park to observe sleepy koalas in their natural habitat and meet several Australian native animals such as wallabies, kangaroos and colorful birds and reptiles. As dusk falls, witness one of nature’s most adorable spectacles at the Penguin Parade, when hundreds of tiny fairy penguins waddle out of the ocean and make their way across a local beach to their burrows. Enjoy the personalized attention of your guide and request customized stops to suit your interests.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$460.46
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Phillip Island Penguins Private Tour

Phillip Island Penguins Private Tour

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This is a must-do Nature Lovers private tour. Come touring with a Local guide with 10 years of experience to show you, not only the famous little Penguins, but everything else that this beautiful island offers.
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  • 9 to 11 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$678.26
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2-Day Great Ocean Road, Mornington Peninsula and Phillip Island Tour

2-Day Great Ocean Road, Mornington Peninsula and Phillip Island Tour

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Experience the best of coastal Victoria with this packed, 2-day tour that takes you to three favorite destinations around Melbourne. See the spectacular beaches and limestone cliffs of the Great Ocean Road, watch the famous Penguin Parade at Phillip Island, and visit the charming seaside villages and colorful bathing boxes of the Mornington Peninsula. The tour package includes overnight accommodation, two meals, all park fees, and guided transport.
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  • 2 days
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$222.32
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The Ultimate Melbourne Attractions Pass

The Ultimate Melbourne Attractions Pass

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Enjoy the Melbourne attractions and activities that interest you most with this flexible attractions pass. There are multiple options to choose from to suit your schedule—select a pass that offers unlimited attractions for a set number of days, or select a flexi pass that offers a set number of attractions within a longer time period. Then explore Melbourne however you wish, choosing from more than 25 experiences such as the zoo, Eureka Skydeck, a city sightseeing tour, a ride on the Puffing Billy steam train or entry to Healesville Sanctuary.
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  • 90 days
  • Free Cancellation
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$84.25
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Puffing Billy, Moonlit Sanctuary & Penguins Day Tour

Puffing Billy, Moonlit Sanctuary & Penguins Day Tour

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Experience Australian wildlife and rainforest up-close and personal with a full day trip to Moonlit Sanctuary and the Puffing Billy Steam Train from Melbourne. Explore Moonlit Sanctuary's bushland setting with an experienced guide, and meet animals that range from koalas to kangaroos, dingos to monitor lizards. Learn about local conservation efforts. Soak up the wild atmosphere of a mountain rainforest while riding a century-old steam train along scenic tracks before returning to Melbourne.
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  • 12 to 14 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$142.43
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$142.43

1 Day Exclusively Private Tour Of Phillip Island & The Penguin Parade

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1 Day Exclusively Private Tour Of Phillip Island & The Penguin Parade

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This bestselling private 12 hour tour includes pre-paid entry to some of the islands most popular attractions, including the Penguin Parade, Churchill island, Koala Conservation centre, plus one additional attraction of your choice (from our optional attractions list - e.g wildlife park). We also make a stop for wildlife spotting as we search for wild wallabies in a quiet natural woodland location. ***Please note that our visit includes your entry ticket to the 'standard viewing platform' at the Penguin Parade. if you wish to upgrade your ticket option to 'Penguins Plus' this will be an additional $30 per person (or $60 p/p for a guided ranger tour) and is strictly subject to availability. Please contact us in advance of your tour departure date, or prior to making a booking, if you wish to request this upgrade.
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  • 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$324.32
$341.39
$17.07 savings
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$341.39
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Melbourne City Tour and Phillip Island in One Day

Melbourne City Tour and Phillip Island in One Day

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Maximize your time in Melbourne with a great-value full-day tour, combining the best bits of the city and Phillip Island. Spend the morning touring Melbourne landmarks like Federation Square, St Patrick’s Cathedral and St Kilda Beach, then visit the Eureka Skydeck 88 for a spectacular aerial view. After lunch (own expense), tour the Churchill Island Heritage Farm, get up close to Aussie wildlife at the Koala Conservation Centre, then watch the sunset Penguin Parade on Phillip Island. This small-group tour is limited to 11 people for a personalized experience.
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  • 13 hours
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$192.17
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$192.17

Private tours from Melbourne

Private tours from Melbourne

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We are happy to take you on a private day tour to any destination beyond Melbourne you choose. Some itinerary options are listed below (only one can be done). How it works: Pick the location you would like to explore. Some options are: Explore the The Great Ocean Road & Otway Rainforest Go hiking in the Grampians National Park See the fairy penguin parade at Phillip Island Hike and swim at the southernmost point of mainland Australia at Wilsons Promontory National Park We will organise with you your itinerary and make all the relevant bookings We pick you up, take you around and drop you back to your hotel at the end of the tour We charge a flat rate for the service, inclusive of transport and guide. Any extra costs are then added to the overall price, meaning you get to tailor the tour to what you want to pay for!
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  • 10 to 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$135.65
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$135.65
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Small Group - Phillip Island Hike & Penguin Parade Day Tour from Melbourne

Small Group - Phillip Island Hike & Penguin Parade Day Tour from Melbourne

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Escape the city streets of Melbourne with this tour of Phillip Island. Travel 2 hours by VW Caravelle to Cape Woolamaj. Hike along striking rock formations to the highest point of the island and check out impressive views of the coast below. Visit the seaside town of Cowes, and see penguins and other local wildlife in The Nobbies and Maru Koala and Animal Park before your tour concludes.
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  • 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$165.04
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$165.04

Phillip Island and French Island Wildlife Expedition

Phillip Island and French Island Wildlife Expedition

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Spend the day with us Island hopping from French Island to Phillip Island getting up close and personal with some of Australia’s cutest and cuddliest native wildlife. Take in the breathtaking ocean views and join us for a day that will be hard to forget for years to come.
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  • 12 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$183.88
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$183.88

Melbourne Combo: Great Ocean Road, Puffing Billy, Moonlit Sanctuary & Penguins

Melbourne Combo: Great Ocean Road, Puffing Billy, Moonlit Sanctuary & Penguins

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Get acquainted with Melbourne's top attractions with this super saver package. Across two days within a 7-day period, you'll travel the Great Ocean Road to visit the 12 Apostles, explore the Dandenong Ranges, ride the historic Puffing Billy steam train, meet native wildlife at Moonlit Sanctuary, and experience the famous Phillip Island Penguin Parade. Plus, you'll receive complimentary admission to a top attraction such as Eureka Skydeck 88, the Melbourne Aquarium or the Melbourne Star observation wheel.
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  • 2 days
  • Free Cancellation
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$236.64
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$236.64

Great Ocean Road & Phillip Island - 3 Days, 2 Nights

Great Ocean Road & Phillip Island - 3 Days, 2 Nights

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Take a private tour of the beautiful Great Ocean Road and Phillip Island, in your own personal luxury vehicle together with an experienced driver / tour guide. This trip will cover the entire Great Ocean Road, including all the main hot spots such as the world famous 12 Apostles, plus wildlife spotting, nature walks, ancient rainforests, towering rock formations. Phillip Island offers visitors the chance to see incredible Australian wildlife amongst spectacular landscapes. The Penguin Parade, Koala Conservation Centre, Churchill Island Heritage Farm and Nobbies Centre are just a few of the island's unique attractions. Stay overnight in Apollo Bay & and the 2nd night in Melbourne (Own Cost). Tour departs Melbourne 10am. Returns back to Melbourne late evening on the final day of the tour.
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  • 3 days
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$1,425.85
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$1,425.85
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[Private Tour] “Penguin Parade” Phillip Island Tour.

[Private Tour] “Penguin Parade” Phillip Island Tour.

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Australian wildlife eating from your hands and little penguins marching along the beach in numbers of up to one thousand! It’s a fun day out with a great guided service to keep you entertained throughout the experience. Wildlife encounters may vary on the day, however you have a good chance to see Wallabies, Penguins, Echinas, Reptiles and an array of bird life. If available, we have upgraded you to the Penguin Plus seating area (the closest viewing to the penguins). The islands historic farm will put on a show for you, featuring a sheep dog show and even a sheep shearing show, or you may prefer just to wonder through the flower gardens, historic homes or say g’day to the local farm animals. We keep this tour flexible and our guides are happy to cater to your interests.
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  • 10 to 11 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$440.87
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$440.87
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Great Ocean Road & Phillip Island - 2 Days, 1 Night

Great Ocean Road & Phillip Island - 2 Days, 1 Night

This two day private tour, will cover all the main sections of The Great Ocean Road and Phillip Island. Both days will allow for 12 hours of touring time. Day 1 showcase the beauty of the Great Ocean Road including all the main hot spots such as the world famous 12 Apostles, plus allow opportunities for wildlife spotting with an expert, guided nature walks, time to discover ancient rainforests and viewing towering rock formations. Phillip Island offers visitors the chance to see incredible Australian wildlife amongst spectacular landscapes. The Penguin Parade, Koala Conservation Centre, Churchill Island Heritage Farm and Nobbies Centre are just a few of the island's unique attractions, which are all included in the price of your tour *Accommodation will be in your own pre-selected Melbourne hotel so you can enjoy a door-step pick up and drop off service on both days. Note : Accommodation must be within the CBD Grid, Southbank or Docklands area. Please contact us if unsure.
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  • 2 days
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$1,365.56
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$1,365.56
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Should I book Penguin Parade tickets in advance?
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We recommend booking e-tickets ahead of time to secure your spot since Penguin Parade can get crowded. If you book with Viator, you can cancel at least 24 hours before the start date of your tour for a full refund.
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How much does it cost to visit Penguin Parade 2021?
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Currently, an entrance ticket to Penguin Parade costs USD 72.67. Guided Penguin Parade tours start around USD 72.67 per person.
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