Guidebook By land or sea


By land or sea

A listing of interesting tours in around Melbourne

Indigenous discovery tour by bike. “Hidden among the sky scrapers, the traffic and the urban sprawl of Melbourne lies an almost forgotten history: the landmarks and places of importance to Australia's First Peoples.”

Aboriginal heritage walk. “Journey into the ancestral lands of the Koolin nation and experience a traditional smoking ceremony with an Indigenous guide and discover traditional uses of plants for food, tools and medicine.”

St Kilda music walking tours. “Walk on the wild side with some of the people who made St Kilda the legendary epicentre of Melbourne's internationally renowned music scene.”

Chocolate walking tour. “Discover some of Melbourne’s best chocolatiers and gain insight into their craft.”

The Melbourne cocktail and bar tour. “Explore the best bars of Melbourne, often hidden in hard to find places, tucked away in laneways or even on noodle shop roofs.”

Melbourne by foot. “Taking in Melbourne's cultural landscape from Aboriginal and colonial history through to laneways and arcades.”

Hidden Secrets lanes and arcades tour. “A trip through the treasured laneways and arcades and the secrets that lie within.”

Alternative Walking Tours’ bohemia tour. “A bit vintage, a bit foodie, a bit artsy and a bit hipster.”

Hidden Secrets’ cafe culture tour. “Breathe in the aroma, sip the specialty coffee and savour the passion of Melbourne’s baristas.”

Bohemian self-guided walking tour. “An online self-guided tour to experience a slice of bohemian Melbourne.”

Melbourne food experiences. “Each tour explores a different part of inner Melbourne with visits to produce markets, Chinese and Italian food stores, coffee businesses, gelati makers, chocolatiers, restaurants and bakeries.”

Melbourne General Cemetery tours. “Popular for tourists who dare.”

Private tours with local guides. “Tours for people who don’t like tours.”

Melbourne's Golden Mile audio tours. Explore Melbourne's heritage precincts using a free app that provides a valuable reference and introduction to the history of Victoria.

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