Melbourne City Attractions and Landmarks
Melbourne is truly international metropolis and is a hub of arts and culture, attractions, fashion, food, sport and entertainment. From the hidden laneways (that are home to some of the greatest pieces of street art) and arcades to various cultural landmarks it offers visitors a wealth of variety for exploring, shopping, eating out and meeting with friends and family. There is definitely something for people of all ages and interests.
With a population of over four million people, the city is host to a number of international sporting events, including the Australian Open, Melbourne Cup and Spring Racing Carnival, the Formula1 Grand Prix and the AFL Grand Final. We are also famous for our expansive annual cultural events calendar. It features the Melbourne International Comedy Festival, Moomba and the Good Food and Wine Show among others.
There is huge list of attractions and landmarks make it an ideal destination for family holidays. Some of the city’s most popular tourist attractions include SEALIFE Melbourne, Eureka Tower, Crown Casino, MCG, Federation Square and the Queen Victoria Market.
If you are visiting our city for the first time we have put together a list of tips and tricks, as we know it can be a little overwhelming visiting a new place. Plus did you know that we have a free tram zone? It makes it very easy to discover our city landmarks and many cultural icons!
Our city is the perfect travel destination for either a staycation, short trip or a long stay, which includes family holidays, day trips and weekend getaways. Start planning your next city escape and discover why we are Australia’s most liveable city. View our promotions for hotel special offers including accommodation packages. Make a booking with our best price guarantee. Discover IHG Rewards and earn points for each stay!
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