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Overview
Come thirsty on this Melbourne walking tour, where you’ll join a local guide and discover four hidden bars. Places like Above Board, the Whisky Den, Bodega Underground, and Jungle Boy are just a few of the possibilities, depending on availability. Meet local bartenders and bar owners, take advantage of drink specials, and receive a customized map and recommendations to further explore Melbourne’s bar scene.
Itinerary
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You'll start at
74 Spring St
74 Spring St, East Melbourne VIC 3002, AustraliaThe small park across the street from the Hotel Windsor.
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  • 1
    Beneath Driver Lane
    Stop: 40 minutes -
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  • 2
    Whisky Den
    Stop: 40 minutes -
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  • 3
    Above Board
    Stop: 40 minutes -
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  • 4
    Madame Brussels
    Stop: 40 minutes -
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  • 5
    Jungle Boy
    Stop: 40 minutes -
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  • 6
    New Gold Mountain
    Stop: 40 minutes -
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  • 7
    Bodega Underground
    Stop: 40 minutes -
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  • 8
    NFS Restaurant
    Stop: 40 minutes -
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  • 9
    Eau De Vie
    Stop: 40 minutes -
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  • 10
    Ponyfish Island
    Stop: 40 minutes -
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You'll end at
74 Spring St
74 Spring St, East Melbourne VIC 3002, AustraliaThe small park across the street from the Hotel Windsor.
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Highlights
  • Bar hopping tour of Melbourne: wine, beer, and cocktails
  • Get access to drink specials only offered on this tour
  • Customized map includes guide recommendations
  • Small-group tour with a maximum of 12 participants
Important Information
Departure Point
74 Spring St, East Melbourne VIC 3002, Australia
Duration
3h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Local, English-speaking guide
  • Small group tour with a maximum of 12 participants
  • Drink specials
  • Customised map of more bars to explore
Exclusions
  • Food and drinks (available to purchase)
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Minimum age is 18 years
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • A maximum of 12 people per booking
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 12 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Becket82 wrote a review Mar 2020
Bristol, United Kingdom58 contributions25 helpful votes
We took a last minute tour and I’m so glad we did. The tour doesn’t include the drinks themselves - the cocktail prices averaged at around $22 at the bars we went to - but the tour is absolutely worth every penny. We had a group of six of us, plus Sara the guide. It was a
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Geoff K wrote a review Mar 2020
Sydney, Australia164 contributions77 helpful votes
My daughter and I and a group of around 10 had a fantastic afternoon with Sara guiding us. We visited 4 bars. Each was different in terms of style; drinks specialised in and layout. The first bar was on a rooftop. The second was upstairs above shops. The last two were
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Date of experience: December 2019
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Martin F wrote a review Feb 2020
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Good choice of Bars with a knowledgeable Host. Thanks again Will for some great cocktail recommendations as well as other bars yet to visit.
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Rinelda wrote a review Feb 2020
Wodonga, Australia27 contributions3 helpful votes
A great afternoon with our guide Sara! Love discovering the hidden gems. Definitely worth popping along if you have 3 hours spare.
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Emma S wrote a review Feb 2020
Bristol3 contributions
We had a great afternoon with John exploring a few of Melbourne’s most unique bars. I’ve lived in Melbourne 6 months and John took us to places I wouldn’t have found without him, and will definitely visit again. It was great to meet other exploring the city!
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Date of experience: February 2020
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WONDERFUL TOUR!
My husband and I had a delightful time with our guide, Hugo. We were the only ones on the tour, so we had a wonder
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I hit the Jackpot!!
Normally this would be a group activity, but due to the crazy times we are living in at the moment...... I hit the
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Best City Guide
We had a wonderful day and what could be better than a private city tour! Thank you Kevin for this awesome day!
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Great Free Walking Tour
Sara was a great guide and showed us areas of Melbourne we had never seen before. Very enjoyable time spent with t
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Terrific
We had a fun afternoon with tour guide Sara. Drinks average $20 per drink, visited 4 lane way bars, fantastic fun a
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Great Way to get local knowledge of Foodie Culture and Historic Sites
Caitlyn was a really friendly and helpful tour guide. Lots of local knowledge as well as being able to point out th
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Melbourne Complete walking tour
Excellent- Our guide Kevin was hugely interesting and enthusiastic about his adopted city and took us to places off
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Great overview of the city
Having just arrived in Melbourne, this was a great way to be introduced to the city. It wasn’t in depth, but it wa
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Perfect free Tour with Hugo
It was a great Tour with Hugo. He is a smart and knowledgable guide from Melbourne. The Tour was funny, open and mo
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Brilliant ‘free’ walking tour
Booked at short notice the previous evening for 11.00 kick off. Fantastic, the 3 hr tour took in many aspects of Me
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Well worth it
Enjoyable and informative. Kevin our guide was friendly and knowledgeable. It was nice to have a small group size a
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Awesome tour with Hugo!
Did the free walking tour with Hugo and it was fantastic! He was super nice and fun and the tour itself goes throug
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Great way to get to know Melbourne
Really enjoyed our tour with Aamir today. He was very knowledgeable and gave us a great understanding of the city a
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Great city Tour
Really enjoyed touring Melbourne with John. He filled us in on the history and culture of the city and took us on a
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Things I never knew about Melbourne
Our tour guide Kevin was fantastic. His acting background was an advantage especially when telling the story of Ned
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  • Duration: 3h
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  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
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  • Languages Offered: English
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