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Melbourne Lanes and Arcades Walking Tour

Highlights
  • Explore Melbourne’s narrow laneways with confidence on a guided tour
  • Insider tips: learn where to eat, drink, and shop in Melbourne
  • Customize your itinerary: choice of morning or afternoon departure
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Melbourne Lanes and Arcades Walking Tour
From US$71,33
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Afernoon without Lunch
Melbourne Lanes and Arcades Walking tour. Departs Federation Square at 2pm. Concludes at City Square Melbourne at 5pm. Lunch is not included
US$71,33
Morning with Lunch
Melbourne Lanes and Arcades walking tour with lunch. Departs Federation Square at 10am. Includes a gourmet lunch and a glass of wine. Concludes at City Square Melbourne at 2pm
US$97,61
Morning without Lunch
Melbourne Lanes and Arcades Walking tour. Departs Federation Square at 10am. Concludes at City Square Melbourne at 1pm. Lunch is not included
US$71,33
Overview
Melbourne’s atmospheric lanes and beautiful 19th-century arcades are one of the city’s highlights. On this walking tour Melbourne’s historic lanes and arcades, benefit from a small group size of just eight people and pick up tips and recommendations from a local guide. End your tour with coffee and chocolates at a local cafe. Plus, add an optional lunch upgrade.
What to Expect

Meet your guide in Federation Square and set out to explore Melbourne’s famous laneways, filled with boutique shops, atmospheric cafes, and beautiful 19th-century shopping arcades.

During the tour, experience the many different sides of Melbourne from the elegant architecture of the Royal Arcade to the bold street art of Hosier Lane, to historic landmarks such as Melbourne Town Hall. Accompanied by a local guide, you have plenty of opportunities to ask for recommendations on where to eat, drink, or shop during the rest of your stay in the city.

Finally, experience Melbourne’s cafe culture with a tea, coffee, and chocolate tasting at a local cafe. If you select the optional upgrade, enjoy lunch at a local restaurant.

Your tour ends back at Federation Square, where you’ll receive a goodie bag as a souvenir of your tour.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile
The best way to see Melbourne

My husband and I spent a morning walking around the center of Melbourne with our fabulous guide Luisa. Luisa was very knowledgeable about the history of Melbourne but was also very good at recommending places for us to visit and restaurants to visit. Our tour...More

1  Thank Grainne H
Tours H, Manager at Hidden Secrets Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Grainne H, Thank you for your kind words. We love to keep our tour groups between 2 & 8 people, this way you do get that personalised feeling to the tour. We want to be able to show our guests the things we love...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Melbourne Lanes and Arcades

A big thankyou to Jess, our guide for the day. Very informative and opened our eyes as to the "Hidden Gems" that Melbourne provides. Jess provided us with the background and stories of the city we would not otherwise have uncovered. A fun filled and...More

Thank Alan M
Tours H, Manager at Hidden Secrets Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Alan, We have passed your thanks on to Jess. She was very glad to hear that you enjoyed finding Melbourne's Hidden Gems. Thank you for taking the time to rate us 5 stars! It is always appreciated as a small business. WE hope you...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Melbourne with fresh eyes

A group of 4 friends, we recently had the pleasure of joining our guide Paul on a walking tour of Melbourne's Lanes and Arcades. Although we are regular visitors to Melbourne, and thought we had a good knowledge of the city, we saw and heard...More

Thank 1jezza
Tours H, Manager at Hidden Secrets Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review 1jezza. One of our favourite things to showcase on our lanes and arcades tour of Melbourne, is places that locals or regular visitors haven't yet discovered. Melbourne is filled with amazing stories, beautiful buildings and interesting businesses, which are often...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Leisurely walking tour through the lanes and arcades of inner Melbourne

Our delightful and knowledgeable host Rachel, took us through the lanes and arcades of this fine city, She shared her insights and knowledge in a friendly manner, provided us with stories of the city, and showing us places to visit and eat, that even my...More

Thank peter g
Reviewed 7 June 2018
Melbourne Lanes and Arcades

What a wonderful experience. Having done a walking tour of Lygon Street and now this I have developed a greater understanding of why Melbourne is so far ahead with its coffee (chocolate) and food. A great tour and one I highly recommend for everyone -...More

1  Thank cassidyp
Tours H, Manager at Hidden Secrets Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Cassidy, So glad to hear you enjoyed your experience with Luisa. We loved hosting you and your mother on the tour. As it's a leisurely pace, and a small groups, we make our best efforts to be able to make the tour as comfortable...More

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