Known as the cultural capital of Australia, Melbourne is one of the top cities most visited by tourists and even locals because of so many fun activities you could do in a day. Aside from the beautiful sceneries and interesting activities to do, you could even experience a variety of weather in just one day making your day unpredictable yet exciting as well. If you’re new to Melbourne or just going around on a tour, here are some of the best things you should never miss out on when you reach this lovely city.
Go Shopping at Queen Victoria Markets
One of the best places you should go first is the Queen Victoria Markets. Even if you’re on a tight budget, you could still enjoy this place since you could freely look around and explore different products being sold. However, there would always be that one thing that would catch your attention and you’ll end up buying it anyway. From food, drinks, antiques, souvenirs, and many more, you could definitely find almost everything you could think of at the stalls in Queen Victoria Market.
Wine Tasting Tour
If you’re a wine aficionado, want to try out something new or just want to experience wine tasting in Melbourne is the best place to go if you want a wine tasting tour. There are plenty of good wineries and wine shops around this beautiful city. Aside from that, you could also buy good wine that you like after the free tasting that you had, helping you choose better which wine you like the most.
Joyride on a Tram
For those who have a tight budget but want to have a fun and memorable experience in Melbourne, try out riding a tram. Aside from its purpose on travel, many people especially the tourists ride the tram to explore the city of Melbourne. Classic trams go on a circle around the city proper, giving you an overview of what you could find and a little tour around the scenic beauty of Melbourne.
Visit Luna Park
For kids and also kids at heart, Luna Park is one of the best spots you should check out. It is a classic amusement park that features a lot of fun and exciting rides everyone would surely love. If you’re not up for a thrilling ride, you could still enjoy the place since the décor is definitely perfect for a photoshoot.
View Street Graffiti
Artists and art lovers also have a special spot they should check out when in Melbourne. Street graffiti is a popular site for tourists and even non-tourists alike. You could enjoy looking at the artistic creations done by anonymous street artists for free. If you’re looking for the best spot for viewing graffiti, Hosier Lane should be the first place that’s on your list.
Whether you’re a local looking for something new to do or a tourist who wants to explore the beauty of a new place, Melbourne is definitely one of the best places to go.
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