Marvellous Melbourne Shopping Tour
- Duration : 3 Hours (approx.)
- Location: Melbourne, VIC
- Product code : MMS
More than just your average walking tour! Melbourne is a shopper’s paradise and this
tour gives you the chance to take advantage of it! Enjoy a three hour walking tour of the hidden
shopping gems of Melbourne with time to shop for high quality, locally made
items for yourself, or gifts for friends and family at home.
Our tour starts in the heart of Melbourne, at Federation Square. Explore the Koorie Heritage Centre with its
fascinating display of Aboriginal artwork and visit the attached shop selling authentic
South East Australian Aboriginal designed and/or crafted products. Visit a gallery featuring glass, sculpture
and jewellery all handmade by established and emerging Australian artists.
A short walk takes us to Lightning Ridge Opal Mines for an in-depth
opal lesson from their highly experienced staff including the differences
between various types of opals, the cutting and polishing process, and how
opals are valued. Lightning Ridge carry
a great selection of unset opals for all budgets as well as a range of
wonderful opal gifts and expertly crafted jewellery.
Explore Melbourne’s famous arcades and laneways, discovering hidden
treasures, from delicious locally produced confectionery, jewellery, kangaroo
and emu leather products, homewares made from Australian timber and unique
souvenirs before finishing up at a shop selling genuine Ugg boots and other
The exact itinerary of each tour will be determined based on the guests
on that day and caters for both domestic and international guests.