Richmond Vacation Packages
To get a sense of what makes Melbourne tick, pull on some comfortable shoes and explore nearby areas such as Brunswick Street, South Yarra, and East Melbourne.
To really understand Melbourne, visit one of its many cultural destinations. In particular, you should make sure you check out Melbourne Museum in Carlton, Abbotsford Convent in Abbotsford and the Melbourne Arts Centre. Culture vultures can enjoy a night of great entertainment at venues such as the Forum Theatre, the Regent Theatre and the Her Majesty's Theatre. If you enjoy art museums and galleries, browse the collections at the National Gallery of Victoria.
Plan a day of laughter with the kids at the Studley Park Boathouse in Kew. Admire all kinds of interesting creatures at the Collingwood Children's Farm in Abbotsford.
When it’s time to take a break from the noisy streets of Melbourne, head to one of the many nearby green spaces. Locals and visitors alike love to visit places like the Birrarung Marr Park and the Yarra Bend Park in Kew. There is a charming atmosphere here and well-tended botanical displays.
To enjoy some retail therapy, visit Jam Factory in South Yarra, the Victoria Gardens Shopping Centre and Como Centre.
There are several fun options for child free travellers here, such as the Carlton and United Breweries in Abbotsford.
A prominent feature on the Melbourne skyline is Aami Park, home to the Melbourne Rebels rugby union team in autumn and the Melbourne Victory soccer team. Aami Park also hosts concerts.
When you’re ready to wind down after a day spent exploring the charms of Richmond, check in to one of the area's many short and long stay accommodation options. Make reservations for the Citadines on Bourke Melbourne, the Stamford Plaza Melbourne, or the Rydges Melbourne Hotel.