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Join a walking tour and explore on foot – it's the best way to discover all of Melbourne's secrets.​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​
Aboriginal Yarra River Walk – Walkin Country Walkin Birrarung
This long-running Aboriginal cultural walk has opened the eyes and hearts of thousands of patrons of all ages and walks of life. Come and be a part of this 2hr cultural experience.
Access Walking Tours
These walking tours of the CBD are suitable for people with limited mobility or using wheelchairs. Tours are available in English, Spanish or Italian.
Amazing Melbourne Walking Tours
See the evolution of Melbourne through its buildings, streets and laneways, on a tour of Chinatown, Docklands, Southbank or the Greek Precinct, in English, Italian and Maltese.
Andi's Melbourne City Shopping and Styling Tour
Enjoy an authentic Melbourne experience, with walking tours created by locals. Group or private tours available.
Andi's Melbourne City Shopping and Styling Tour
Enjoy a fun group shopping tour of Melbourne while learning from a leading stylist how to enhance your wardrobe and discover what works for your shape, size and colouring.
Behind 5 Doors
Discover a buzzing, dynamic and cutting-edge arts precinct. Check out the studios, galleries and workshops and local street art and commissioned murals. Meet the artisans in their creative spaces and talk to the curators and directors who make it happen.
Buddy Free Walking Tours
Discover Melbourne through the eyes of a local. Follow your tour guide past the street art, laneways and arcades as you hear stories of Melbourne. The tours have no upfront costs - at the end, you can tip your guide how much the tour was worth to you.
CAE Walking Tours
These walking tours focus on Melbourne's history, cuisine and culture, with themes including architecture, photography, literature, cold cases, and lanes and arcades.
Chocoholic Tours
Enjoy small group walking tours around Melbourne's lanes and arcades. Tours include chocolate tastings, chocolate and wine pairing and afternoon tea. See where the locals love to linger. Visit unique boutique style chocolatiers and chat to the owners.
City Sports Tours
Enjoy an inside look at Melbourne's famous sporting culture. Featuring the history, stadiums, arenas, famous events, incredible stories, sporting legends and celebrity hangouts.
Coffee Tours Melbourne
Take a journey into Melbourne's cafe culture by Visiting unique cafes and roasting houses, sampling blends and learning the art of the perfect extraction.
Detours Melbourne
Experience the must-sees of Melbourne, from the story behind Federation Square, to the throwback history of Niagara Lane and the Queen Victoria Market.
Dine in Style
Personal stylist Sally Mackinnon combines her two loves, fashion and food, to show you the best of Melbourne. Think of her as your personal styling and dining concierge.
DJB Photography Walk-Shops
See some of the best photographic spots in Melbourne on this two-hour walk. Bring along any digital camera – from an iPhone to a Leica M9 – and learn to get the most out of it.
Drinking History Tours
Drinking History Tours is a fun, unique and social way to undercover the secrets behind this magnificent city, whilst enjoying a few cheeky aperitifs along the way. More fun than a walking tour. Classier than a pub crawl.
Fashionista's Guide to Melbourne
Personal stylist Sally Mackinnon guides you through the city's best shopping while providing advice on your shape and personal style.
Feng Shui Tours of Chinatown
This two-hour walking tour of Chinatown highlights how Feng Shui and Chinese symbolism invite harmony, prosperity, health and luck to home, business and garden.
Fitzroy Gardens Tour
Gain an insight into the history of the Fitzroy Gardens with a free guided walk. Tours run every Saturday at 10am, starting from the Visitor Centre in the Fitzroy Gardens.
Foodie Trails
Explore multicultural Melbourne with a walking tour of cultural hot spots. Enjoy a progressive 3 course meal, with Indian, Turkish and African all on the menu.
Haunted Melbourne Ghost Tour
Come face to face with Melbourne's haunted past in this historical walking tour, held every Saturday at 8.30pm. Please note that this tour may be unsuitable for children.
Image of Hidden Secrets Tours
Venture down laneways and discover the hidden charm of Melbourne on one of these walking tours of the city. Perfect for tourists and locals alike, these walking tours offer something for everyone, from art and architecture enthusiasts to coffee lovers.
Horrible Hotham History Tours
Our stories range from the humorous, to the mysterious, to the disgusting and to the sorrowful. The stories that the streets tell are not for the faint of heart, but sometimes you have to laugh...
I'm Free Tours
Twice daily 3hr tours from Sir Redmond Barry statue, State Library of Victoria. No-booking, no-prepayment. Tour funded by your tips. Be guided by a passionate local with lots of great stories and recommendations.
Lantern Ghost Tours
Journey back to a time opium dens and poor houses on a ghost tour of old Melbourne. Tours run Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday nights.
Melbourne Architours
Learn about Melbourne's evolution through its architecture. From art deco to modernism, this walking tour takes in the good and the bad of the city.
Melbourne By Foot
Adventure through Melbourne's past and present, from Aboriginal and colonial history through to the city's laneways, art, sport and music culture.
Melbourne Laneway Photography Tours
Journey into the little streets and laneways in the vibrant heart of Melbourne with photographer Jaime Murcia and discover a visual story just waiting to be photographed.
Melbourne Photo Tours
Specialise in small, customized group & private tours for photographers. Realise your goal of seeing Melbourne through the lens, whether you are a professional or a hobbyist. Learn more about photography and build your own portfolio.
Image of Melbourne Town Hall Tours
Tue 12 Dec 2017 to Mon 31 Dec 2018
Take a free tour of Melbourne's historic Town Hall and learn about its architectural, social and political significance.
Melbourne Tours 101
Take a walking tour of Melbourne's unique cultural and historical sites. Tours include Jewish Melbourne, City of Literature, street art, design and fashion.
Melbourne Walkabout
Explore Melbourne's lively and energetic culture, including hidden lanes and arcades, vibrant street art and heritage architecture with knowledgeable local guides.
Melbourne Walks
Discover the Melbourne story by walking its back streets, lanes, above and below ground, from indigenous origins to boom town to modern art, architecture and shops.
Night Crawlers 
Experience Melbourne nightlife, visit local bars and clubs and enjoy a night you will surely never forget. A free shot at every bar, giveaways, free club entry and numerous themed crawls.
Red Coat Tours 
Gratuity-based, free walking tours. Crime, the New York and Paris ends of Melbourne.
Running Tours Melbourne
Take a personalised running tour of Melbourne to the sights you want to see, over the distance you want to run. Includes coffee or beer at a Melbourne cafe.
This Is Melbourne - Gourmet Food Tours
Our gourmet food tours deliver guided, unique experiences for visitors and local Melburnians alike. Taking you on a journey that captures the essence of Melbourne – its people, diverse history, and exploding food scene.
Tip Top Tours
Let Tip Top Tours take you on a fun, affordable and delicious tour experience of the most liveable city in the world. Choose from the fabulous food tour, the charming chocolate tour, the delicious dessert tour and the buzzing bar tour.
Ghost and murder tours include Chinatown and the Australia's Jack the Ripper tour. Discover Melbourne's darker history, including that of Squizzy Taylor and , Chang the Chinese Giant.
Urban Scrawl Tours
Through streets and laneways, join Urban Scrawl on a fun and interesting exploration into Melbourne's world-class street art scene.
Walk Melbourne Tours
Walk Melbourne Tours love to share Melbourne's stories while sharing food. They operate small group walking tours focused in central Melbourne.
Walks 101
Walks 101 offer a number of paid walking tours, plus a free walking tour of Melbourne, so you can find out about the city and experience a walking tour without any financial risk.
Walk to Art
Go behind the scenes of Melbourne's arts community through street art, public art, artist-run spaces and art studios.
Wominjeka Aboriginal Cultural Tours
Gain a sense of the ancestral lands of the Kulin nation, walk in the steps of Indigenous people, and explore the dramatic changes driven by European settlement.


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