Licensed tour operators

One of the best ways you can get into nature is with a Licensed Tour Operator (LTO). There are over 500 licensed tour operators across Victoria who are ready to help you explore and discover our magnificent parks and waterways.

LTOs offer more than 50 different types of in park experiences. You can search for an LTO by selecting your preferred park, activity or operator. Or find out more if you’re considering becoming a licensed operator.

Back view of rafting group in the Mitta River Gorge, Alpine National Park

Find a licensed tour operator

If you want to try something new or meet some like-minded people on your next visit to a park, find a licensed tour operator.

Become a licensed tour operator

If you are interested in conducting organised tours or recreational activities on Parks Victoria and Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning (DELWP) managed land, find out more about how to register for a license.

Go with a Licensed Tour Operator

Watch these videos to find out what activities Licensed Tour Operators run in our amazing parks and waterways. Using a Licensed Tour Operator is the safest way to explore parks and recreational activities. They do all the planning and preparation to ensure you have the best nature based experience. Get in to nature and discover your next adventure with a Licensed Tour Operator.

Discover Victoria’s spectacular parks and waterways

One of the best ways to explore Victoria’s spectacular parks waterways is by booking a nature-based experience with a Licensed Tour Operator. Licensed Tour Operators are ready to help you explore, discover and experience our magnificent parks and waterways.

Discover more of Gippsland

While the 2019/20 bushfires impacted parts of East Gippsland, Parks Victoria have been working hard to restore parks to ensure they are safe for Licensed Tour Operators to continue providing the best in-park experiences.

Discover amazing ocean wildlife

Licensed Tour Operators offer some of the best opportunities to experience Marine National Parks and Sanctuaries. Whether you’re looking to relax, explore or be inspired, there’s an experience for everyone.

Experience nature based adventure activities

Licensed Tour Operators help you get the most out of your adventure experience, using their expert knowledge and experience. They do all the planning, supply equipment and ensure you’re in safe hands to ensure you get the most out of your nature-based adventure.

Explore Victoria’s incredible landscapes

Enhance your experience with a Licensed Tour Operator, who not only help you discover the best views and learn more about the incredible places you’re exploring, they support the conservation effort to ensure these areas are protected for future generations to enjoy.


At the direction of the Chief Health Officer, Parks Victoria have a number of restrictions currently in place. Check our COVID-19 update for the latest information, and follow the health advice provided by the Department of Health and Human Services.

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