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Laneways of Melbourne Tour


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Discover the secrets of Melbourne's unique and exciting laneways. All paying tour participants receive a copy of the popular book, 'Laneways of Melbourne'.The 2.5 hour walking tour travels through Melbourne's street-art lanes, viewing buildings with...more
Federation Square, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
Central Business District
+61 415 229 132
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 11 June 2016

I got a map of the laneways from the visitor center. Melbourne is so well laid out as a city, this was easy to do on my own. Loads of wonderful shops to explore. Some of these laneways are really old and very picturesque because...More

1  Thank Consultcinda
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 24 March 2015

www.city-discovery.com/melbourne/search/Laneways website states that laneway tours are available from $49, then when you enter the date / no. of persons (only 1) for your booking it prices the tour at $158. Upon proceeding to the checkout this changes to $118. $118 for a three hour...More

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Reviewed 22 July 2018

My brother and I had another exceptional tour with Kathy, through MelTours. We asked fro something different, being the second time around and Kathy did not disappoint, what a tremendous host, such wealth of knowledge and she came prepared, quizzing us about what remembered about...More

Thank rebecca g
Reviewed 24 May 2018 via mobile

Today’s tour exceeded expectations. It was so interesting to learn about the deeper history of Melbourne, some historic buildings but most importantly the laneways. Cathy developed the tour around the history and structure of the Melbourne streets and how it blended into the awesome Melbourne...More

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Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

Interesting being a tourist in your own city. We joined this tour with visitors to Melbourne. Our tour leader, John gave an overview of early history and settlement as an introduction as to how the laneways came to be. Have lived here all my life...More

Thank happywanderer031
Reviewed 9 February 2018

Joined the Meltours Laneways tour of Melbourne and had my eyes opened. Kathy greeted us personally and took us around the laneways which I have strolled around before but knew very little. Kathys knowledge was great with good anecdotes to fill in the story. We...More

Thank Bottleart19
Reviewed 3 November 2017

This tour is a must for people wanting to get to know Melbourne properly, it should be among the first things undertaken by a first time visitor. You will discover facts about Melbourne's development as well as a host of shopping and eating experiences. Luisa...More

Thank Treeleaper
Reviewed 9 January 2017

My wife and joined 5 others and Luisa, our guide, for a fabulous journey around parts of Melbourne you would not necesarily know were there. The lanes were well explained and the snippets of history were cool to hear. I saw shops and art work...More

Thank Rikki S
Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

A great tour yesterday lead by the very knowledgable Ebden. Saw lots of very interesting buildings and of course laneways. Eben's passion for history and local culture was evident in this tour, highly recommended.

Thank Vanessa G
Reviewed 25 September 2016

Definitely worth doing this tour as we would never have known or found half of the places we visited on our own. We learnt some of Melbourne's history and about it's people. It was a photographic and visual wonder, the arcades, laneway art, streets practically...More

Thank Leanne D
Reviewed 21 August 2016

Eben took us on a tour of the laneways and gave us a real insight into the history of Melbourne, which was great for we Sydneysiders. We really wouldn't have seen the places he took us to and he was very enthusiastic and knowledgeable. It...More

Thank Jenny_Sydney5
Reviewed 29 June 2016

My sister and I did this 3 hour walking tour through the laneways of Melbourne. We learnt a lot from Josh who was our fantastic guide and it was a small group which was great. We went back to locations we had seen on this...More

Thank Sue R
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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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