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Bendigo Discovery Tour

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Golden Nugget Discovery Tours

Golden Nugget Discovery Tours takes you on a journey to the gold rush city of Bendigo. Bendigo in the 1880's, was deemed the richest city in the world, the goldmines descended over a kilometre beneath the surface to get the gold from the quartz reefs.

The Bendigo Discovery Tour takes you to the iconic places of Bendigo, showing you the heritage buildings and 1850's gold rush sites, as well as modern Bendigo that has made this such a grand city.

Descend underground at the Central Deborah Goldmine, then travel on the vintage trams that travel along Pall Mall to view the 19th Century streetscape grandeur.

Discover the life of the Chinese miners at the Golden Dragon Museum and Bendigo Joss House. Visit Bendigo Pottery, the oldest pottery in Australia, and taste the fabulous wine at Balgownie Estate. Walk through Box-Ironbark forests with your Eco-guide, to see native fauna and flora.

This tour is Ecotourism Certified.

Price & booking

Price

$204.00 - $241.00

Cost per adult

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Days of operation:
  • Departure details: 25/02/16 - 31/12/16

    Mon/Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri/Sat/Sun: 7:00am - 6:00pm

Tour highlights:
  • Bendigo City
Facilities:
  • Public telephone

Tour operator

Golden Nugget Discovery Tours conducts small group Ecotourism and Heritage tours of Western and Central Victoria, Australia.

Its the ideal way for couples, small groups and individual travellers to experience the Goldfields region, the Great Ocean Road, the Grampians, Daylesford and Spa country, plus the Pyrenees wine region.

Relive the history and heritage of the gold rush as you visit Ballarat and Bendigo. Explore the small towns of the goldfields, the wild nature of the parks, and the food and wine of the Goldfields.

Walk with your Ecoguide along the Goldfields track to discover wild nature and gold rush relics.

See the fantastic coastal scenery, from wide beaches to tall towering cliffs and rainforests of the Great Ocean Road. Walk in the tree tops of the giant mountain ash.

Experience the wild nature of the Grampians with its wildflowers, kangaroos, emus, waterfalls, aboriginal rock art and wonderful views from the cliff tops.

Discover Daylesford, Hepburn Springs and the surrounding Spa region. This region is famous for its mineral springs and spa's.

The Pyrenees wine region makes some of the finest wines of the French Bordeaux variety. Lunch is included at the Warrenmang Vineyard resort or similar.

Memberships:
  • Regional Tourist/Tourism Association/Organisation

  • The Ecotourism Association of Australia