Enjoy a fun morning amongst some of the most beautiful scenery in Victoria on this half-day Puffing Billy steam train tour!
Your day starts with pick-up from select Melbourne city hotels, or meet at the central meeting point at Federation Square. Once you leave Melbourne, the scenic journey begins as you drive through the lush forests of the Dandenong Ranges. You'll stop in the heart of the Dandenong Ranges to enjoy a morning tea of delicious homemade Devonshire Tea. Here you can also hand feed the colourful native bird life.
Next up is the historic Puffing Billy steam train ride! Be transported back in time as you voyage from Belgrave to Menzies Creek, enjoying stunning views of lush rainforest. Make sure to have your camera ready! At the end of the ride you'll visit the quaint village of Sassafras, renowned for its antiques and local crafts. Enjoy free time to wander and explore before it is time to head back to Melbourne.
Book your Puffing Billy half day tour online with us today!
Pick-ups are available for Melbourne CBD hotels, please enter your hotel name when booking.
If pick-up is not available from your hotel, please make your way to a nearby pick-up location listed on the booking form.
Please wait outside your hotel/pick-up location at least 10 minutes in advance of your scheduled pick-up time.
As this is a shared transfer, there may be unforeseen delays along the pick-up or drop-off route.
For self-drive customers:
Meeting point: Federation Square, corner of Flinders and Russell Streets
Child ticket: Ages 2 - 15 years
Infants aged 0 - 1 can take part in this tour for free, and need to be held by adults.
This tour requires a minimum of 2 people to operate. In the event that your chosen date does not reach the minimum amount of required passengers, you can choose to take part in the activity on another day, or receive a full refund. Please note that the itinerary for this activity may vary due to weather and traffic conditions on the day.
For safety reasons, customers on the Puffing Billy steam train cannot put their legs out the side of the train. Currently there is no date on when this restriction will be removed.
Tour times: departs at 8:10 am on Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday and returns to Federation Square at approximately 1:00 pm
What to bring:
Enclosed walking shoes
Warm clothes in cooler months