This experience is a must do activity for all history buffs. This tour is also a fantastic way to orientate yourself around the important historical points of the city. With a registered professional tour guide you will learn all about Melbournes rich history and heritage first hand.
Melbourne is known by many names,‘The Paris of the South’,‘Marvellous Melbourne’, and 'The Place by the River' are just to name a few. On this history rich two hour tour of the CBD, you will see Melbourne as you never have before. This 'Place by the River' burst into existence and incredible wealth in the early 1800’s. Exciting stories of prima donnas and ladies of the night, to bushrangers and businessmen will feature on this tour as your professional tour guide dissects and divulges a glorious and outrageous back story to the world’s most liveable city. Weekend and weekday tour itineraries are slightly different, due to building accessibility. This midweek edition will feature the 'The West East' section which trails along Collins Street and takes you for a sneak peek inside the elegant Gothic interiors of the ANZ bank, the plush European-style hotels and into the austere but commanding inner recesses of Melbourne Town Hall and Athenaeum.