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Hidden Secrets Tours

37 Swanston St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
+61 3 9663 3358
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Melbourne's Original Laneway Walking Tours. Indulge in a vibrant city with our Award winning walking tours through Melbourne's back streets and Laneways. Small groups, with creative local hosts enjoy the urban landscape that many locals miss. Discover intricacies of the past and the modern day in food and wine, fashion design, architecture and so much more. Just a few hours with us and so much of the city makes more sense. If you think you know Melbourne, then think again!
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  • Very good8%
  • Average1%
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“cafe culture” (32 reviews)
“walking tour” (52 reviews)
“small group” (35 reviews)
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 18:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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37 Swanston St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
Central Business District
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+61 3 9663 3358
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"cafe culture"
in 32 reviews
"walking tour"
in 52 reviews
"small group"
in 35 reviews
"izakaya den"
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"coffee culture"
in 9 reviews
"koko black"
in 10 reviews
"morning tea and lunch"
in 9 reviews
"laneway tour"
in 6 reviews
"street art"
in 24 reviews
"great introduction to the city"
in 6 reviews
"great tour"
in 26 reviews
"three hours"
in 13 reviews
"lane ways"
in 11 reviews
"chocolate shop"
in 11 reviews
"included lunch"
in 5 reviews
"highly recommend this tour"
in 13 reviews
"chocolate tasting"
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

After being jetlagged we were lucky enough to meet Jess for our personalized Milburn alleys and arcades tour. She was very very knowledgeable about the city in the area and it was a pleasure to be on her tour. We really enjoyed the hot chocolate...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very much enjoyed our walking tour of CBD Melbourne with an interesting spin. We visited the lanes and alleys of Melbourne. Saw lots of street art, funky stores, beautiful buildings and wonderful places to eat! Our tour guide Zoe was very well informed and articulate....More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I were very impressed with this tour! In particular, Lara, our guide was very informative, personable and nothing was too much trouble. We felt like we’d really learnt a lot about this wonderful city which otherwise would have remained a ‘secret’! The...More

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

Hi MYB62, thank you for taking the time to rate our tour five stars! We're always humbled by guest reviews. We enjoy sharing the story of the plight of the honey bee - being one of the city's secrets (and important) residents, not to mention...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We did this tour today with Amy. We thoroughly enjoyed everything. From the Melbourne history, to the hot chocolate, the food, the hidden secrets you need to do the tour to find. Amy we think you are one of Melbourne’s treasures. Thankyou for a fabulous...More

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

HI Liz, Maria and Martina, What a lovely review. Indeed, Amy is one of Melbourne's treasures! Happy to hear that you discovered so much of the hidden secrets of Melbourne whilst on tour with us. The hot chocolate is definitely a secret highlight which we...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This tour was booked for us by our travel agent. It was a fantastic way to be guided through the city and to find gems hidden in all the alleys. There were shops, cafes and artwork that I NEVER could have found on my own....More

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

Hi Gretchen, Thank you so much for taking the time to review our tour. Zoe loved taking your group on the Lanes and Arcades Tour of Melbourne. We're always pleased to hear that you discovered the places you would not have found on your own...More

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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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