From scenic tours to sightseeing tours, pampering day sessions, visits to wineries or taking the kids through one of the wildlife parks, you can book onto any number of tours while you are holidaying in the Gold Fields of Victoria. There is something for everyone here, nature lovers, food and wine lovers, something for the whole family, backpackers, couples and tours that will showcase some of the best attractions that the Gold Fields provides. All year round tourists make their way here to soak up the atmosphere, relive the gold mining days, discover the fascinating past and history that has shaped the Gold Fields to what it is today or just enjoy a relaxing holiday in the backyard of Victoria that is all possible on any number of tours.
The Gold Fields is somewhere where you can book onto a tour where you can pan for gold, take a guided walk through a working mine, wander through historic buildings and museums to learn about the past, heritage and culture that dates back to the early 1850’s and discover gold mining towns and cities that all have a story to tell. Book onto a food and wine tour where you can visit any of the boutique wineries and vineyards that showcase only the best in cuisines and award winning wines, jump on board a paddle steamer for a day of cruising and if you are looking for a guided tour that the whole family can enjoy in the great outdoors then there is always cycling tours that will take you through scenic surrounds for the day.
Join a trout fishing tour, board a tram for a scenic railway ride, take a guided walk through the native forests or state parks or perhaps a horse riding adventure is something you are after. You can take to the skies for a scenic flight or hot air balloon ride or join a sightseeing tour of one of the many towns and cities that make up the Gold Fields such as Ballarat, Bendigo, Castlemaine, Maryborough, Dunolly or Maldon to name a few. With a range of options from coach tours, four wheel driving tours, cycling tours, walking tours and scenic flights that can go for either a day, overnight or for an extended amount of time, you will be able to find the right tour that you are looking for, depending on how much time you have up your sleeve.
Steam trains are a very popular way to see any number of attractions through the Gold Fields as you can make numerous stops along the way to enjoy it all, there are underground tours to book onto, wildlife parks to walk through, history and heritage tours that uncover the events that took place so many years ago and mountain climbing walks up Mount Alexander. Book onto a personalised tour, group tour, over 50’s tour or a tour that is aimed directly at the younger generation!
With every tour that you can on through the Gold Fields you will be stepping back in time as you listen to the interesting stories from the past, hear about how life was back in the gold mining days as well as see some of the best kept secrets of the area. Join a local tour guide with every bit of knowledge that will certainly make your tour a memorable one and discover some of the famous attractions that have put the Gold Fields on the map. All year round there are hundreds of tours that you can book onto, no matter what time of year you plan to visit!