Mount Buller is a popular resort town in the state of Victoria, Australia. It is located 208 kilometers (129 miles) east of the state’s capital, Melbourne.
The type of experience you will have at Mount Buller, Victoria, Australia, depends on what time of year you are hoping to visit.
Mount Buller is most famous as a ski resort town and, therefore, draws most of its tourists in winter. Popular here during the snow season are all forms of snow sports, including skiing and snowboarding. Mount Buller has twenty-two lifts in total. In addition, skiing and snowboarding lessons are available.
If you want to take a break from the slopes, you can check out Village Square Plaza, catch a movie at Mt Buller Village Cinema, or explore the National Alpine Museum. Alternatively, you can pamper yourself at Australia’s first Alpine Spa Retreat, which is located in Breathtaker All Suite Hotel. There is also a kids centre, with half-day and full-day, child-minding services, if that is something you require.
Of course, do not forget to check out one of the many happening bars, restaurants, and cafes, which all provide hours of entertainment and a chance to meet fellow tourists.
Meanwhile, in summer, there are plenty of outdoor activities where you can simultaneously get some exercise and enjoy the sunshine. This includes exploring the lush scenery of Mount Buller by cross country mountain biking or downhill mountain bike riding. You can also run, walk, or hike the many trails here. There is also high-altitude training available here. Other options include 4WD adventures, motorcycling, horse riding, tennis, indoor sports, as well as climbing and abseiling.
To check out the beautiful views, you can also take a scenic helicopter flight or take a ride on a summer chairlift.
Those looking for a hostel will be happy to note that there are several hostels and cheap hotels, lodges, and other types of affordable accommodation available for those on a hostel budget.
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