Sovereign Hill Private Tour

1-6 people
AUD 799 per group
7-10 people
AUD 849 per group
11-24 people
AUD 1049 per group
BOOK NOW payment not required

Experience the charm of the Gold Rush era in Australia with a one-day tour to Sovereign Hill in Ballarat.
This immersive historical theme park offers a glimpse into the 1850s, complete with costumed characters, gold panning, and interactive experiences.

Get ready for a day of adventure and discovery!
Wear comfortable clothing and sturdy walking shoes. Bring a hat, sunscreen, and a water bottle for a comfortable outdoor experience.

Tour Code: M7

Inclusions and Highlights

Touring vehicle with English speaking professional driver guide
Pick-up and drop-off at you address in Melbourne metropolitan area
Fully customisable tour up to 9 hours

The tour price includes

  • Pick up and drop-off by the registered and fully insured vehicle from/to Melbourne Metropolitan Area.
  • Pre-booked itinerary optimised in terms of travel time and your preferences.
  • Professional, Experienced and Industry Accredited Driver-Guide.
  • Bluetooth connection to play your music on board, bottled water and cool box.
  • Fuel, tolls and parking costs.

Not included in tour price

  • Admission to Sovereign Hill
  • Lunch cost

General Itinerary


Depart from your address


Arrival at Sovereign Hill
Start your day with a warm welcome and an orientation about the park's history, activities, and attractions.

Gold Panning
Try your luck at gold panning in Red Hill Gully. Learn the techniques and hear stories of the Gold Rush as you search for your own nugget of gold.

Underground Red Hill Mine Tour
Explore the depths of the gold mines that made Ballarat famous. Visit the Red Hill Mine, where you'll learn about the harsh conditions faced by miners during the Gold Rush.


Lunch at the New York Bakery
Enjoy a hearty lunch at the New York Bakery, where you can savour traditional 19th-century dishes. Take in the ambiance of the bakery's historical setting.


Gold Pour and Candle-Making
Witness a spectacular gold pour demonstration, where you'll see molten gold transformed into a gleaming bar. Afterward, try your hand at candle-making with traditional methods.

Traditional Street Performances
Stroll through the streets of Sovereign Hill, where you'll encounter costumed characters, musicians, and street performers.
Immerse yourself in the lively atmosphere of a bustling Gold Rush town.

Sweet Treats
Visit the confectionery store to sample and purchase old-fashioned sweets and candies.


Sovereign Hill Theatre Show
Watch a captivating theatrical performance that brings the history of the Gold Rush to life with humour and drama.


Bid farewell to Sovereign Hill as you board your private vehicle for the return journey to Melbourne.


Return to Melbourne
Arrive back in Melbourne with wonderful memories of your day at Sovereign Hill.


Tour is available daily
Tour begins at 09.00
Tour finishes at 18.00
1-6 people
AUD 799 per group
7-10 people
AUD 849 per group
11-24 people
AUD 1049 per group
BOOK NOW payment not required

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