History & Donuts Walking Tour

Melbourne, Australia

Experience hosted by Matty

2 hours, Hosted in English
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Up to 10 people
Includes food, drinks and equipment

What you'll do

The History & Donuts Walking Tour is a two hour leisurely walk weaving through Melbourne's famous laneways, discovering the hidden gems that many locals wouldn't know exists.

As we explore several laneways of stunning, ever-changing street art, you will be immersed in Melbourne's true laneways culture. We will discover the hidden bars, and cafes so that you can come back to them later and we will share the quirky stories of some of Melbourne's more obscure place - some of which date back to the 1800's.

It just happens to be that the route passes two of Melbourne's best donut shops. Coincidence? We'll stop by and pick up some donuts and also stop for coffee mid tour because you can't do Melbourne without coffee!

The team of Tim, Jacqui, Cayla, Tony, Josh and myself look forward to sharing a donut or two with you on this History & Donuts Walking Tour soon!

Other things to note
Please note that there is no where to store bags or luggage during the tour.

Dietary requirements for coffee & donuts can be catered for. Just let us know once your booking is confirmed!
The History & Donuts Walking Tour is a two hour leisurely walk weaving through Melbourne's famous laneways, discovering the hidden gems that many locals wouldn't know exists.

As we explore several laneways of stunning, ever-changing street art, you will be immersed in Melbourne's true laneways culture. We will discover the hidden bars, and cafes so that you can come back to them later and we will share the quirky stories of some of Me…

What's included

  • Food
    2x Donuts (of your choice) are included. Dietary requirements catered for -...
  • Drinks
    We will stop mid tour for a coffee. Dietary requirements can be catered for...
  • Equipment
    All photography is included

Accessibility

Mainly flat or levelled ground

Meet your host, Matty

Host on Airbnb since 2015
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I'm the founder of Running Tours Melbourne and for 6 and a half years been creating guided running experiences to really showcase the best of Melbourne. In that time I've found many hidden gems that are tucked away down the laneways and alleys of Melbourne and I'd love to share them with you!
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From $79
/person

Where you'll be

We'll walk through the wonderful laneways of Melbourne discovering the hidden gems of Melbourne. We'll explore laneways of everchanging street art as well as share the stories of quirky buildings dating back to the colonial times in the 1800's. We'll go down the back alleys that contain random bars, cafes and donut shops.

Rated 5.0 out of 5 from 3 reviews.

Shruti
December 2020
If you are a local or a visitor, I'd recommend this tour to anyone who is keen for history and art of Melbourne. Matty delivered the content really well and answered questions with confidence. Bonus was his recommendations on roof top, underground bars. Melbourne coffee and donuts was a cherry on top.
Nathan
December 2019
Awesome tour. You don't realise how much there is too learn about a city until your shown by someone knowledgeable. Wear comfy shoes and arrive hungry
Lita
July 2021
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Things to know

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests ages 10 and up can attend. Parents may also bring children under 2 years of age.

What to bring

Please wear suitable walking attire (check the weather to see if you may need a jacket)