Valentine’s day will be here faster than you know it! And love is already in the air, with heart-shaped boxes of chocolates on display in shops, flower bouquets on every corner and couples walking hand-in-hand through the streets. Melbourne is a delightfully romantic city in which to spend this Valentine’s Day.

Valentine’s Day is the holiday of love, but every couple can use some help coming up with a memorable date. Well, we’ve got plenty of ideas to keep you and your loved one entertained. So take your significant other or your BFF out on the town…or hey, fly solo! Self-love is important, too.  Read on for the romantic date ideas in Melbourne we love the most.

The Skydeck at Night

Take advantage of long opening hours and experience the glowing sprawl of Melbourne at night until 10 pm each night. Enjoy a selection of wines, beers and champagne from the kiosk, kick back and witness the magic. It’s good to know that The Edge is one of the top proposal destinations here in Melbourne! Feel exhilarated by the wind on your face as you visit our outdoor terrace. The stunning views of Melbourne are even more beautiful when shared with the one you love.

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Melbourne Sunset Kayak Tour

Melbourne Sunset Kayak Tour

Is there anything more romantic than enjoying a sunset with your loved one? With the Melbourne Sunset Kayak Tour, you’ll get to:

  • Enjoy an intimate tour of Melbourne and the Yarra River from a kayak
  • Spot popular landmarks and watch the stunning sunset over Melbourne from the water
  • Share a freshly-prepared fish and chips dinner that’s served to you right on the water

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Venice on the Yarra

Venice On The Yarra

There is no better way to enjoy Melbourne than a cruise along the city’s Yarra River. But if rowing isn’t your thing, don’t despair. The Venice on the Yarra tour lets you enjoy the beauty of the river in an upscale gondola! View the modern Docklands, the bright lights of the lively Southgate precinct and the gentle seclusion of the botanical gardens.

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Picnic in Treasury Garden

Picnic In Treasury Garden

This lush garden sits right on the corner of Fitzroy Gardens that adjoins Spring Street. Take a relaxing stroll with your loved one amongst the prominent trees including the bay fig, cedar, elm, eucalyptus, pines, gums and oaks. Marvel at the statues and settle down for a lovely picnic on the green.

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Rooftop Bar

Rooftop Bar
For inspired custom cocktails with a view, the Rooftop Bar is not to be missed! From local wines and bubbly to high-end bar food, the Rooftop Bar does it right. From grass-fed beef burgers and fried chicken to vegetarian offerings such as the housemade veggie burger or grilled mushroom patty, you and your romantic date will both leave feeling satisfied. They don’t have a dress code, so you and your date can feel free to dress as you please. Whether you feel like getting dolled up or keeping it casual, you’ll be welcome here!

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Start the Date Right

Visit Eureka Skydeck for a great morning of breathtaking sunrise views over Melbourne. This exclusive activity is a perfect opportunity for photography buffs and view-enthusiasts to experience Melbourne’s beauty in the morning. It will set the whole day up right for a festival of love.

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