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Melbourne Lanes and Arcades Walking Tour

From US$73,20
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$73,20
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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
From US$73,15
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
From US$100,10
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
From US$73,15
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 yesterday
Great tour

I have called Melbourne home for over 60 years yet I still discovered things about my home town I didn't know. Jess was very interesting.

1  Thank RedHillPhil
Reviewed 1 week ago
Perfect start to your stay in Melbourne!

I must admit I wasn't really wild about an afternoon walking tour after a 16 hour flight with a morning arrival. But with my wife's encouragement I agreed to go. What a great introduction and start to our visit to Australia! Rachael, our tour guide...More

1  Thank Charles C
Tours H, Owner at Hidden Secrets Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear Charles C Thank you for taking the encouragement. We understand the long flights can be overwhelming, but as you discovered, a little inside knowledge even for a couple of hours can make everything make more sense for the rest of the trip. Rachael did...More

Reviewed 1 week ago
Who knew

Just had an awesome tour, even though it poured rain the whole time. Zoe was very interesting and insightful. I have lived in Melbourne my whole life and every corner we turned I saw things I never knew were there. Loved the tour and will...More

Thank Sandy C
Tours H, Owner at Hidden Secrets Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear Sandy C We do love having locals on tour with us, and so very pleased you found some new treats within the grid of town. Zoe has been with us for many years, only working 1 or 2 tours a week as she does...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Fantastic! To be done on your first day and without the combo meal.

During this tour we fell in love with Melbourne! Our guide Luisa was very nice and enthusiastic about the city where she lives and this made us enjoy even more. The places where she took us where all really nice and because the time wasn’t...More

3  Thank Julia O
Tours H, Owner at Hidden Secrets Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear Julia O We really agree with your first day comments, so thank you for this lovely review. The tour you took was the Lanes and Arcades tour, and we do offer it with or without the lunch, for guests exactly like yourselves. It is...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Super start to see Melbourne

Rachel was superb showing us a personal intro to the beautiful city of Melbourne. The lanes and arcades tour is fundamental to understanding the hidden treasures that make Melbourne unique.More

Thank afvos3
Tours H, Owner at Hidden Secrets Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear afvos3 Thank you for this simple and in our eyes fabulous review on our tours.. We could not have said it better ourselves... we truly think that Melbourne ticks the way it does because of all that emanates from the lanes.. Thank you for...More

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