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Central Melbourne Walking Tour

  • See Flinders Street Station, Federation Square, and Melbourne Cricket Ground
  • Explore Melbourne’s narrow laneways with an expert to lead the way
  • Ideal introduction to Melbourne for first-time visitors
Central Melbourne Walking Tour
From USD 36.72
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Central Melbourne Walking Tour
From USD 36.72
Downtown Melbourne is home to some of the city’s most beautiful landmarks, and it’s renowned for its atmospheric streets, cobbled laneways, and historic arcades. You’ll never lose your way on this guided walking tour that lets you discover Melbourne through the eyes of a local, with plenty of tips for where to eat, drink, and shop in the city.
What to Expect
Meet your guide in Federation Square and hear a brief introduction to Melbourne before setting out to discover the city.
During an around 2.5-mile (4-kilometer) walking tour, pass historic landmarks such as Flinders Street Station and Melbourne Town Hall, and listen as your guide tells you fascinating facts and entertaining stories along the way. See the lively Southbank district, enjoy views along the Yarra River, and learn about Australia’s passion for sport as you stop by the Melbourne Cricket Ground.
Along the way, explore Melbourne’s famous laneways with boutique shops, atmospheric cafes, and historic 19th-century shopping arcades. With your guide on hand to offer recommendations and answer any questions, you can ask for tips on where to eat, drink, or shop during the rest of your stay.
After stopping to enjoy a tea, coffee, or hot chocolate at a local cafe, your tour ends back at Federation Square.
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Reviews (450)
1 - 5 of 335 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Fantastic walking tour

Our tour guide, Chris was great. He grew up in Melbourne and had very interesting stories. I highly recommend this tour. We had a wonderful time and Chris kept our interest the entire time. We never felt rushed. He is an outstanding guide.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Susan T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Exceptional Tour of Melbourne

Such a great way to see the city with a very knowledgeable guide (Dave). This tour covers a lot of ground at a manageable pace including a stop for coffee. One of the highlights of our tour was when Dave showed us some incredible architecture...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Sarah L
Reviewed 1 September 2018
Thank you!

The tour with David was worth every cent. The passion of guide for this city certainly added to the joy of the tour. Thank you!

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank SGGGEEE
Reviewed 23 August 2018
A tour's successful when your guide has passion for his city!

Being a 1st timer in Melbourne I wanted to know what made it tick...?Why is it constantly one of the top citied in the world to live? It's not that old! Chris helped me understand what Melbourne is all about... the beauty, the passion, the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
5  Thank Dan M
Reviewed 20 June 2018 via mobile
Thoroughly Entertaining

On a cold but somewhat dry winters afternoon we spent three hours in the company of Chris our guide who skillfully, knowledgeably and entertainingly gave us a great walking tour of Melbourne’s lanes and alleys. As well as giving us a colourful history of how...More

Thank cjiduk
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25 August 2018|
Response from Dan M | Reviewed this property |
My recollection from when I booked it-- it's daily at 1:00-- meeting/leaving at Federation Square, and it is scheduled for 3 hours... have fun!!!
26 July 2018|
Response from greg a | Reviewed this property |
Not sure when tours are held, but we booked online through website