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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 $50 (including coffee/tea) and with daily departures, Melbourne By Foot is the most...more
Federation Square, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Central Business District
+61 1300 311 081
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a great time. Our guide Dave was interesting and informative. The stops at the various pubs and bars were excellent venues and the beer was delicious. A great gift idea.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Chris is that wonderful combination: highly entertaining and displaying sharp, thoughtful analysis. The tour is a comprehensive look at the history and life of Melbourne. I was a first time visitor to Melbourne and did the tour straight off the plan. Three hours later I...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Highly recommended for anyone who wants to know about the heart and soul of Melbourne..amazing walk with a Melburnian who loves his city...recommended not only for tourists but for people of Melbourne as well

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Thank sukhdeep139
Reviewed 8 October 2018

We had a fabulous time. Chris was excellent. So knowledgeable, with years of living in central Melbourne. He knew all the history of the city too which was so interesting. Highly recommended.

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Reviewed 28 September 2018

This is a very good tour. Our guide Chris knew his stuff and provided a great commentary theoughout the tour. It was well paced and the break for a coffee/tea and sit down came at just the right time. Hearing the history of Melbourne and...More

Thank Jill B
Reviewed 10 September 2018

Chris had a fantastic knowledge of history of the area which made the tour super interesting. I would recommend to anyone.

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Thank Bronwyn B
Reviewed 1 September 2018

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!

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Reviewed 23 August 2018

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

5  Thank Dan M
Reviewed 11 August 2018

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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Thank Sabine R
Reviewed 6 August 2018

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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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
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11 March 2018|
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Response from MSANewJersey | Reviewed this property |
about2-3 hours. You should look it up on the website
10 October 2016|
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
7 January 2016|
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