The Mt Buller ski resort is a 3-hour drive from Melbourne. At a height of more than 1800 meters, there are hotels, restaurants, and ski slopes. 300 hectares of snow-covered slopes are ready for skiers and snowboarders on all four sides of the mountain with twenty-five ski lifts.
Your private Mt Buller snow and ski tour will begin early in the morning, with a pick up from any hotel or address around Melbourne. The trip will go through the Yarra river valley, hills, and highlands with astonishing views. We will make a stop in the small town of Mansfield, established at the base of Mt Buller. There you will be able to purchase or hire essential equipment and clothing.
After arriving at the top of the mountain, you will have up to 6 hours for skiing, snowboarding or tobogganing.
At the end of the trip, you will be taken back to Melbourne.
The content of Mount Buller private tour:
Take advantage of our private Mt Buller snow tour. A private Minibus with a professional driver will meet you at 07:00 at any hotel or address in the centre of Melbourne and the surrounding area.
On the way to Mt Buller
Your Mount Buller private tour begins with a trip through the picturesque Yarra Valley, its provincial towns and the High Country of Victoria.
Approximately an hour and a half after the start of your journey, we will stop in the small town of Yea, where you can enjoy a morning coffee with delicious pastries from the local bakery.
Our path will continue through the town of Boone Done and the bridge over Lake Eildon.
At about 11:00 we will arrive in the city of Mansfield, where you can rent all the necessary clothing, toboggans, skis and snowboards. Our tour guides have an abundance of experience living in snowy conditions and will help you find the right clothes, as well as give you some practical tips on how to make your stay in as safe and comfortable as possible so you can get the most out of your trip.
Hints and Recommendations
• Gloves and Goggles available for sale, not for hire
We recommend you to bring: Suitable shoes, beanie, gloves and clothing for snowy, cold condition.
• Credit card required on the day for ski, snowboard or clothing hire
Mt Buller Alpine resort – What to do
At approximately 12:00 you will arrive at the Mt Buller car park, from where you will be taken to the Alpine Village via the local shuttle bus, it will take no more than 10 minutes. Your driver will accompany you and help you find your bearings.
You’ll have up to 5 hours at your disposal to ski, snowboard, sled, play with snowballs, or do as you wish until 17:00. Mt Buller’s Alpine Village has entertainment available for all ages and skiing experience levels, from beginners who are seeing snow for the first time, to experienced skiers and snowboarders. If you wish, skiing or snowboarding lessons are available (with extra costs).
There are also several local cafes and restaurants available for you to eat and relax at.
Return to Melbourne
Around 17:00, you will return to the shuttle bus parking lot, where your driver will be waiting for you in a warm minibus. They will help you load up your equipment and clothes, then you can sit back and rest while the driver navigates down the winding serpentine roads of Mt Buller.
On the way back, you will stop again in Mansfield, where you will return all the rented items and equipment, and then make the trip back to Melbourne. You’ll arrive in Melbourne at approximately 20:30.
Two days charter
Mount Buller private tour for those who want to stay on Mt Buller for the night or spend several days there. For pricing contact us.
Mount Buller private tour price:
|Gate fee (Adult/Child (3-17))||$15/$10|
|Jacket & Pants Rent||from $40|
|Snow Walking Boots Rent||from $19|
|Beginner Discovery Unlimited rides on 7 Lifts/Hire / 2hr beginner Lesson||$129|
|Unlimited Lift Ticket||$129 Adults|
|Ski or Snowboard Hire||$51|
|Sightseer Chairlift ticket||$32|
A private tour to Mt Buller is the most comfortable way to get the most out of this kind of holiday for both novice and experienced travellers.