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Yarra River

Southbank Promenade, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
+61 1300 365 975
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Half-Day Melbourne City Tour Including Yarra River Cruise From Melbourne
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Southbank Promenade, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
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+61 1300 365 975
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1 - 10 of 878 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I walked along the Yarra River last night at sunset. It was very pretty and there are boat tours that go up and down that seem to be quite popular.

Thank Emmeline P
Reviewed 2 days ago

Our hotel was only a couple of minutes from the iconic Yarra. While we didn't go on a cruise, we did enjoy walking over bridges in two locations and enjoying the view and open feeling rivers within cities create. It reminds me of the Seine...More

Thank haqsta
Reviewed 1 week ago

A great walk filled with the best places to eat and drink, relax away the day or evening and enjoy the vibes.

Thank O2270TJmaryc
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great to spend a day from before Southbank through to Williamstown. Walks, restaurants, boat trips, street performers....One of my favorite places

Thank goughdh
Reviewed 1 week ago

Like all great cities are built on the banks of a River, similarly Yarra river could surely be added to the reason of why Melbourne city has become so scenic and beautiful due to this Yarra

Thank FoodiePrada
Reviewed 1 week ago

The promenade along Southbank is a great walk with really nice views of the CBD, access to plenty of restaurants, and there are usually street performers on a nice day. I'd also recommend taking a boat tour along the river to see even more. I...More

Thank ParisMarx
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Yarra River is located at the edge and gives beauty to the city of Melbourne. The bridge over it at Flinders Street is unique with some logos and artistic lamps ans the colour it is painted, giving a very respectable look. I have been...More

Thank Titus D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful promenade that is always busy and a great place to people watch. Many amazing places to eat from cheap to expensive.

Thank Poolandlocation
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The first time you see it, you may wonder why it's not blue/ green water. You may not appreciate its real wonder. Stop, observe and embrace the activity it provides; the life blood of the city! Meander along the banks and step in and out...More

Thank Ivana2656
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely view from the bridges in Melbourne. A great place to see if you are relaxing by the river bank. Take it in ,relax and enjoy.

Thank debsmillen66
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Fleur2012
5 January 2015|
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Response from minuit1942 | Reviewed this property |
I reviewed the Yarra River in Melbourne as a scenic attraction with many activities available. I stayed at a large hotel, The Langham, which offers a river view. Can you be more specific about the information you are... More
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