Day Tours

Puffing Billy Heritage Steam Train & Dandenong Ranges

½ day | Melbourne Return

Travel Period

Enjoy some good old-fashioned fun amidst some of the most beautiful scenery in Victoria. First up is traditional Devonshire Tea in the heart of the Dandenong Ranges. Next, you’re in for a real treat, a ride on the Puffing Billy Steam Train. Top off the morning with a visit to the lovely little village of Sassafras.

Note: This tour does not operate between April 1, 2020 - October 1, 2020. Guests interested in this tour during that time may be interested in our Puffing Billy & Healesville Wildlife tour. 


Victorian Tourism Awards Silver Winner


Tue, Thu & Sat 8.10am from Federation Square, cnr Flinders & Russell Streets (earlier from your hotel).


1.00pm approximately.
No hotel drop-offs.

Prices From Code: K5


Adult i A person 16 years and over (note a person 16–17 years must be accompanied by a person 18 years and over).


Child i A child must be accompanied by a person 18 years+. Some tours have min. age requirement


Concession i A holder of a valid concession card.
Prices above are in USD, for departures between 1 April 2021 - 31 March 2022
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Please note: This itinerary may be subject to change.

Prices above may vary according to your departure date.


Dandenong Ranges - Travel through enchanting, lush rainforest of Mountain Ash trees.

Grants on Sherbrooke - Arrive at a haven in the wilderness for a morning break.

Devonshire Tea - Enjoy homemade scones, served with jam & cream and tea or coffee.

Birdlife - Be serenaded by the wonderful birdsong filling the valley.

Puffing Billy Steam Train - Ride the century-old train from Belgrave to Menzies Creek.

Sherbrooke Forest - Travel through picturesque forest and over an old trestle bridge.

Native wildlife - Keep an eye out for wallabies and lyre birds in the rainforest.

Sassafras - Browse the antique, art, craft and speciality shops in this quaint village.

Please note: This itinerary may be subject to change.

Prices above may vary according to your departure date.

Trip Details

What's included

  • • Devonshire Tea
  • • Experienced Driver Guide
  • • Comprehensive commentary
  • • Travel in an air-conditioned coach

What to Bring

  • • Enclosed walking shoes
  • • Sunglasses, hat, sunscreen
  • • Water bottle
  • • Warm layers in cooler months

Fitness Requirements

  • • Low level of fitness required

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