Go out of your comfort zone and experience new things by joining or creating a group tour around Melbourne. Take your time and view the sights with other tourists or simply create your own family group and enjoy all day long. Doesn’t that sound interesting?

The Melbourne small group tours provided by the best tour operators and travel companies will give you the chance to do both independent explorations and join with other tourists for some fun and educational activities.

Here, 5 top small-group tours around Melbourne are mentioned below:

1. Melbourne – Phillip Island Tour

This tour will help you make the most of your time in Melbourne by giving you the chance to see the city’s top sights like Federation Square and Albert Park Lake in the morning before heading out to Phillip Island for some time in nature, where you can witness the world-famous Penguin Parade and other unique natural phenomena.

You can also go for a group winery tour in Melbourne to Philip island wineries and taste the wines and breweries on the lawn by paying a small fee alongside admiring the stunning views around it.

  • Duration: 11-13 Hours
  • Min: 2 adults, Max: 11 people

2. Penguin Parade and Nobbies Tour

You’ll be able to depart Melbourne later on the Penguin Parade Tour, but you’ll still have plenty of time on Phillip Island to see the Nobbies, Woolamai Surf Beach (if the conditions are right and there’s enough time), and the famous penguin parade.

  • Duration: 7-8 hrs
  • Min: 2 adults, Max: 11 people

3. Melbourne City Sights Tour

A city tour is an ideal way to get acquainted with wonderful Melbourne. With the help of your knowledgeable Oceania tour, you can find out more about the city’s interesting history, experience the vibrant art and cafe scene, and discover many other cultural treasures.

Take a guided tour through beautiful gardens, visit Federation Square and the site of the Australian Formula One Grand Prix, and relax on a cruise along the mighty Yarra River in Melbourne (optional)

  • Duration: 3 hrs
  • Min: 2 adults, Max: 11 people

4. Phillip Island & Moonlit Sanctuary Tour

The famed penguin parade will entice you to explore Phillip Island’s picturesque municipality. Still, a Day Tour with Oceania Tours will let you discover so much more, such as Moonlit Sanctuary Conservation Park, Woolamai Surf Beach (time allowing), and the Nobbies. And lastly, the island’s formal gala event, the Penguin Parade.

  • Duration: 8-9 hrs
  • Min: 2 adults, Max: 11 people

5. Great Ocean Road Day Tour

On a Great Ocean Road Day Tour with Oceania Tours, you may take your time exploring this breathtaking stretch of coastline. We’ll pick you up in Melbourne and take you to the greatest places to see kangaroos and koalas in the wild, where you may observe them in their natural habitats. Finish the day off by exploring the breathtaking Loch Ard Gorge and the renowned Twelve Apostles.

  • Duration: 11hrs
  • Min: 2 adults, Max: 11 people


When you go on a trip with a small group, it’s always fun and rewarding. Join small group tours to find new and exciting things to do in Melbourne. You can go sightseeing at your own pace with other travelers.

Top tour operators and travel companies offer small group tours in Melbourne that are the perfect mix of time on your own and time with other people. No matter what kind of adventure you want, you can find it on a small group tour.