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48 Hours in Melbourne

48 hours in Melbourne is a perfect amount of time to discover everything this vibrant city is famous for. When you've come so far to visit, you need some easy tips to help you make the most of your Australia holiday. Getting Around Melbourne Melbourne has convenient public transport and the number 35 service is a free tourist tram (look for the burgundy colour) and does a loop of the entire city. On your second day, stay on for the entire 45 minute journey or jump off at one of the many interesting stops. Historical Melbourne Get to know this exciting destination on your first day by taking a quality walking tour to explore the laneways and historical corners that Melbourne is known for. When you've had your fill of the city's secrets, you can head off to the Botanical gardens, one of several museums or the Old Melbourne Goal which are all in close proximity and easy to include in your itinerary. The MelbourneMuseum is particularly large and yo