Why You Should Visit Melbourne
Melbourne is one of Florida’s finest destinations offering sun, surf and much more. There’s always something exciting going on in Melbourne with a diverse calendar of cultural events throughout the year like the Melbourne Arts Festival in April or the Melbourne Main Street Fall Festival each October, or you may consider visiting some of Melbourne’s excellent heritage sites like the beautiful William H. Gleason House from the late 19th century. Many flock to Melbourne to enjoy some exciting outdoor activities with a huge array of opportunities like fishing, hiking and cycling available for adventurous travelers. You will also find many excellent restaurants, cafés and bars around the city or do a spot of shopping, so there’s always something to do no matter what time of day it is.
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Arriving In Melbourne
Melbourne Airport is located less than 3km from the center of Melbourne and consists of a single passenger terminal. When you have arrived at the airport there are a number of ways to travel into Melbourne including by public transport, although you can make the short trip by taxi if you would prefer. Renting a car in Melbourne is also an option. The airport itself is home to all of the essential amenities you would need including a restaurant and café on site as well as a few basic shops to get all of your essentials.
Melbourne International Airport primarily handles domestic flights around the United States. If you are looking to book tickets from the UAE to Melbourne you will not be able to make the journey directly, so you will need to make a stopover somewhere. There are currently no flights available with a single stopover, so you will need to make at least two transfers in order to complete the journey.
Melbourne Travel Information
UAE nationals looking to travel to the United States will need to acquire a visa first before making the journey. In Melbourne the weather is warm all year round, with the hottest period coming between June and September with average highs of up to 32 degrees. While Melbourne has a public bus system that can help you to get around, there are plenty of car rental companies at the airport so you can easily get your own vehicle as soon as you have arrived.
* This information is correct as of October 2017
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