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Melbourne By Foot

Federation Square, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
+61 1300 311 081
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Once described as a 'comprehensive highlight of the city', the Melbourne By Foot walking tour is a must for any visitor to the cultural capital of Australia. At only $40 (including coffee/tea) and with daily departures, Melbourne By Foot is the most convenient and best value way to experience the city. Our fun and informal tours show our enthusiasm for the city's past and present, our friendly guides are all 'big on Melbourne' and we are happy to share with you the unique parts of the city which many visitors miss.We have recently launched a new tour called 'The Beer Lovers Guide to Melbourne'. We have combined our passion for the past and present as well as our enthusiasm for the local craft beer scene to create an interesting and enjoyable night time tour. Come and experience Melbourne with us.
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Federation Square, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Central Business District
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Reviewed 1 week ago

What an awesome way to get a feel for the city! Chris, our guide clearly lives and breathes Melbourne inner city vibe and took us on such a fun and informative exploration of little nooks, crannies, laneways, arcades and hidden passages that even I, a...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Guide, Dave was, humorous and full of information. Kept us on our toes and although have lived in Melbourne all of my life, there were interesting snippets that I wasn't aware of.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A fabulous experience, tour was led by Dave, he was a font of knowledge, showed us parts of Melbourne which were familiar in the present day but shared with us much of the unknown or unrelated history of what we were seeing. A great night,...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The tour was informative and gave us a better understanding of Melbourne. Our guide was very helpful and great at answering all of our questions. He also help provide us with ideas as to where to get dinner etc. after we were finished with our...More

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Reviewed 7 July 2018

Chris was our tour guide and he has full knowledge of Melbourne history. We walked on cold windy afternoon but it was worth that. Highly recommend for Melbourne walking tour with very reasonable price. Thanks Chris

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Reviewed 28 June 2018

My kids and I loved this walkabout tour. The history shared was a little in-depth for international visitors, but was probably appealing to the locals who joined us! It would be great if you could consider another tour that expanded the area covered - including...More

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Reviewed 17 June 2018

In the space of an afternoon we wandered familiar parts of Melbourne, being introduced to aspects of indigenous, settlement and contemporary history and culture. A relaxed, informal, three hour coversation which we thoroughly enjoyed. Can't wait to share some new found secrets with friends &...More

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Reviewed 16 June 2018

Erica had great knowledge of the city and it's history. The lanes and arcades were fascinating and we, as locals, had no idea what we have on our door step.

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Reviewed 15 June 2018

Our tour guide was very sweet and knowledgeable. I loved the storytelling feel of the tour and discovering little pockets of Melbourne I would not have known about or found on my own.

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Central Business District
Full of discovery and delight, Melbourne’s laneways
tease the imagination long after you’ve put your weary
feet up to rest. They weave through the heart of the
city: cafes, bars, restaurants and boutiques,
throbbing with conversation and espresso coffee. You
never quite know what you’ll find around the next
corner: cobblestone alleys, old beer barrel hoists and
even vats of simmering organic soup. There is the air
...More
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AWPowelly
11 March 2018|
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Response from MSANewJersey | Reviewed this property |
about2-3 hours. You should look it up on the website
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heshnosaff
10 October 2016|
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Response from Dave C | Property representative |
Hi heshnosaff, Thanks for your inquiry. It generally depends on the interest of the children. We try to provide a well rounded tour which touches on many subjects giving children (and adults) plenty of aspects of... More
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Linda0821
7 January 2016|
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Response from Dave C | Property representative |
Hi Linda, Thanks for reaching out. The route for our Cultural Walk does involve some stairs as well as undulated surfaces (mostly cobblestone streets). We are more than happy to adjust the route to suit those in... More
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