Ready to rediscover Melbourne? Let the experts lead you on a meandering journey through hidden bars, secret spaces and chocolate-coated foodie bliss.

A hidden laneway in the city

Hidden Secrets lanes and arcades tour

If you want the ultimate insider's guide to Melbourne, look no further. Hidden Secrets offer the original laneways and arcades tours, weaving through Melbourne's most mysterious nooks and secret streets. Book in to discover street art, tiny cafes and more.

A bright green mural in a city laneway

Hidden Bars and History Tour

If you didn't go to a hidden bar, did you even really go to Melbourne? Most of the best spots are impossible to find, which is where this knowledgeable crew steps in. Head to the places only a local would know, then impress your mates on your next big night out.

A person holding a plate of chocolates

Chocoholic Tours lanes and arcades dessert experience

Dessert lovers, this one's for you. Meet Melbourne's best chocolatiers, marvel at sweet architecture then indulge. Think traditional treats in iconic arcades, chocolate cheese pairings, dessert drinks and more.

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From free self-guided sojourns to expert-led tours, there's plenty of walkable ways to rediscover the city. Scroll on for more of Melbourne's best tours.

Free tours and guided walks

Melbourne Sights Walking Tour

Uncover the stories behind Melbourne's landmarks, gardens and events on this free walking tour.

Five free must-do Melbourne walks

It’s time to get out and about in the city. Have a wander with these free guides.

Walks and itineraries

These self-guided walks and itineraries will help you discover Melbourne's best sights.

Ticketed tours and guided experiences

Secrets of Melbourne Walking Tour

Reemerge from a long lockdown and rediscover Melbourne through this entertaining 3-hour tour.

Melbourne By Foot Cultural Walk

Explore Melbourne's past and present on foot via laneways and arcades, street art, music and cafes.

8 Jul - 30 Jun

Dark Melbourne Ghost Tour

Uncover the dark criminal history and the true crimes that shook Melbourne to its core.

MCG Tours

Take a guided tour of the Melbourne Cricket Ground.

Fashion by Foot

Tours of ethical, independent Melbourne fashion by personal style specialists.

Delicious foodie tours

4 Feb - 31 Dec

Queen Vic Market Ultimate Foodie Tour

A fascinating guided walking tour of the city's iconic market.

6 Feb - 28 Dec

Melbourne Foodie Culture Tour

This walking tour will introduce you to Melbourne's favourite foods, architecture and stories.

15 Apr - 31 Jan

Hidden Bars of Melbourne Walking and Drinking Tour

Discover cocktail bars, repurposed venues, shipping container bars and speakeasies.

Last updated on Tue 9 Nov 2021

Celebrate Christmas in the City

'tis the season to make merry.

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Christmas events

From pretty projections to pop-up street parties, celebrate with a season of festive events.

Christmas gift ideas

Find the perfect pressie for your special people with gift ideas for all budgets and interests.

Christmas guides

Discover the best shopping spots, Christmas catch-up ideas and tips for the festive season.

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