2-Day Perfect Melbourne Foodie Weekend

Tasting
Champagne, Tea, Local Food
Activity
City Tasting
Tour
Overnight Tour (2+days)
Walking Tour
Included
Hotel
Meal
Pick up
Tour guide
Languages
English
Theme
Outdoor, City, Cultural
Minimum Drinking Age
18
$
624
91
/ Person
Monique B
Activity Overview
Come and explore Melbourne’s popular alleyways in the company of a sociable local. On your first day, you will visit places with some of the most delicious dishes in the city.
On your second day, we head out of town for the day as you enjoy the services of an award-winning wine tour company to visit the world popular 12 Apostles, and the Great Ocean Road.
This package includes free time in the evening of the first day, to allow you to return to all your favorite joints from the tour. You can even book in to watch a show! Your second day is packed with beautiful sceneries, where you depart early and return late in the evening.
This Melbourne weekend tour offers you the best city and country experience.

HIGHLIGHTS

Day 1 Arrive and check in
  • 3.5 or 4-star accommodation.
  • Situated in downtown Melbourne.
  • Easy access to public transport.
  • Walking distance to your tour starting points.
  • Afternoon Melbourne ‘Foodie walking tour’.
  • Explore Melbourne’s famous alleyways, with a bit of historical allure and some contemporary chic.
  • 6 tastings that include savory and sweet options.
  • Conclude at one of Melbourne’s best alleyways bars, where your first drink is included, but you can stay as long as you wish!
  • Acknowledge some of the best street art in Melbourne, organized by Melbourne’s food guide author.
  • Enjoy the services of a professional, local resident tour guide. Your hotel is located close to numerous theatres, bars, and restaurants. Your afternoon foodie guide can propose a variety of places that are perfect for you!
Day 2: Full day Great Ocean Road tour with award-winning tour firm.

HIGHLIGHTS
  • Observe all the Great Ocean Road highlights away from the crowds. Our itinerary is designed to take the reverse loop, which goes against the flow of the usual traffic, to give you a memorable experience.
  • Visit the Colac Park to enjoy a complimentary morning tea on our reverse Great Ocean Road day tour.
  • Visit the London Bridge or Gibson Steps, where you can enjoy a short stroll to one of the impressive rock formations.
  • Tour the Loch Ard Gorge to appreciate the Towering limestone cliffs and the amazing shipwreck stories.
  • Explore the 12 Apostles to observe the attractive limestone stacks that form the stately 12 Apostles, which marks one of the highlights of this Great Ocean Road day tour!
  • Traverse the Otways Rainforest, where you feel dwarfed as you walk past some of the tallest varieties of trees in the world.
  • Partake in a picnic lunch along the Great Ocean Road.
  • Visit the Apollo Bay of the Quaint seaside town, where you break for refreshments.
  • Spot some wild koalas and beautifully plumaged indigenous birds.
  • Acknowledge the extensive world-class coastal views as we drive you along the Great Ocean Road.
  • Pass through the popular seaside resort towns of Lorne and Anglesea.
  • Enjoy a Beach Walk and feel some sand between your toes!
  • Visit the Memorial Arch for some amazing pictures at the popular Great Ocean Road Memorial Arch.
  • Acknowledge the surfers at a prominent Aussie surf beach.
Kindly note; the plan is subject to change
What is included:
  • Morning tea
  • Lunch
  • park entry fees
  • Inner city accommodation pickup and drop off
  • A sociable and informative tour guide.
Day 3: Check out and depart.
 
Practical information
We cannot accept bookings for that package less than 7 days before the tour starts

What you need to bring: Water, hat, sunscreen, comfortable walking shoes, warm and cool clothing, camera and a sense of adventure!

Departure Point
Day 1 walking tour: Meet at the corner of Bourke St and Elizabeth St, on the steps of Melbourne's GPO building at the entrance to the H&M store. We depart at 1.30pm sharp.
Day 2 coastal tour: Early hotel pick up.

Departure Time
Day 1 walking tour: Central city meeting point location
Day 2 coastal tour: Early hotel pick up.

Return Details
Day 1 walking tour: At a laneway bar, very close to the departure point at approx 4.30pm.
Day 2 coastal tour: Hotel drop off about 8.30pm.
 
Included
  • 2 nights accommodation
  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
  • Entrance fees
  • Food tasting
  • Meals as per itinerary (B=breakfast, L=lunch, D=dinner)
  • Glass of Champagne
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off (if option selected)
  • Transport by air-conditioned minivan
  • Driver/guide
  • Tour escort/host
Not Included
  • Gratuities (optional)
Group-size:
Min. of 2
Rates
Per
Price
Person
$
624
91
Duration
2 Days
More Info
Cancellation Policy
Strict
  • Cancellations made 7 days before will be fully refunded.
  • Cancellations made at a later date will not be refunded.
1 reviews   0 comments
Overall Experience
(5.0 of 5)
Kelly
She was vary friendly had a great additude awesome info and did a great job i would recommed anyone for that tour it gives people a great insite to the city i will deffently be back its a great place
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Tastings Nearby
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Duration:
8 H
 (1)
You ship will land in Melbourne's port at 8:00 am, and at 9:00 you may drop from the passage onto the wharf. You will encounter an engaging outing through the greenest city in Australia, ... moreand afterward visit the most fascinating sights in rural Melbourne.

The driver will take you through the focal point of Melbourne and in transit, learn quickly about the historical backdrop of the city's establishment. You will see well-looked-after constructions with frontier design and the city's cutting edge structures. Your tour guide will inform you regarding the phases of Melbourne's improvement, about the long-standing contention with Sydney and demonstrate to you the generally noteworthy houses and buildings

You will see:

Parliament House

The Treasury

The Royal Exhibition Building

The Queen Victoria Market

At that point you will visit Dandenong National Park, found forty minutes outside of Melbourne. There a stroll under the shelter of mammoth eucalyptus trees in this tropical woodland anticipate you. Mammoth greeneries and relict trees are home to numerous Australian creatures. This woods are occupied by bright Rosella parrots and uproarious cockatoos. You can feed the friendly flying creatures from an assigned stage. A wonderful activity amid the excursion will be riding on the Puffing Billy steam train which will take you through the rainforest, and the most vivid and pleasant regions of the Dandenong Park.

In the recreation center you will make a stop for a lunch of pie in the 'Pie in the Sky’ or a bistro in the ‘Grants Picnic Area'.

Advancing you will head towards the enchanting Yarra river valley, which is celebrated for its wineries. The immense inclinations of the valley are specked with patio nurseries and vineyards, here numerous assortments including Pinot noir, Chardonnay, Cabernet, Shiraz, and are developed. In excess of 80 wineries create superb red, white and sparkling wines, well known both here and abroad. After two or three wine sampling, we can make a stop and have a picnic at one of the vineyards or have some lunch at one of the valley's eateries. Amid the excursion through the Yarra Valley, you will likewise visit a dairy farm, where you can sample the farmer's' delicate homemade cheeses’. Toward the finish of the excursion, you will visit a chocolate industrial facility that produces chocolates famous among Australians. In the shop at the processing plant, you will be offered to taste cakes, desserts and sweet treats alongside some sweet-smelling tea or espresso. Bring a pack of the local desserts to prolong the joy of this trip for night tea or morning espresso on one more day.

In the event that you are not enticed by wine, cheese, and chocolate tastings, after lunch you can tour the most seasoned wildlife parks in Victoria. In the Healesville Nature Reserve are numerous Australian creatures both usually known, such as the koalas and kangaroos and fairly uncommon creatures like Tasmanian devils, bilbies and platypuses. To acquaint yourself with all creatures at the recreation center you will require around two hours.

Advise us while booking which of the two choices you would like better.

Towards the finish of the visit, you will be driven to the station wharf by 17:00.
$
118
65
/ Person
Richmond, Victoria, Australia
Duration:
3 H
Chinese food has won its reputation and popularity for its exquisite cooking skill, numerous dishes and unique flavors. With thousands of years’ development and cultivation, Chinese ... morefood has formed its own culture. Chinese food culture is rooted in traditional Chinese philosophy, which means that Chinese cuisine is the reflection of the harmony and balance of nature. 

We offer small and friendly group lessons (hands-on) to help you learn how to make Chinese food the authentic way. Our classes cater to a range of experience levels, from beginners to advanced, and you can choose from two-hour dumpling sessions to our ultimate courses.

HIGHLIGHTS

Hands on cooking experience with expert chef tuition

Learn best practices to well kept knives and kitchen equipment

Explore fundamentals of cooking ingredients, spices and flavour profile

Create a delicious meal to your palette then enjoy with complimentary beer and wine

Listen to cooking tips and tricks and recreate the dishes at home with online recipes

Brilliant with weekly classes, purchase gift vouchers with 3 year valid, get your private and corporate group together

CHINESE COOKING CLASS MENU I 
Jan, Mar, May, Jul, Sep, Nov

San Choi Bow with Prawns and Pork

Honey Glaze Char Siu

Sweet and Sour Prawns

Fried Egg Noodles with Asian Green

Complimentary fruit salad

CHINESE COOKING CLASS MENU II
Feb, Apr, Jun, Aug, Oct, Sep

Pork Shao Long Bao

Kung Pao Chicken

Sautéed Eggplants, silky tofu, sauce

Special Fried Rice

Mango Mousse + ice cream

ON THE DAY

This hands-on Chinese cooking class experience lasts for approximately 3 hours

Enjoy a complimentary refresher drink on arrival

Demonstration of the Chinese cooking class recipes by your Chef

Chopping, rolling, folding and preparing your dishes - all hands-on

Sit and eat together at the end with a glass of sparkling wine
$
610
52
/ Person
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Duration:
2 Days
 (1)
Come and explore Melbourne’s popular laneways in the company of a sociable local. On your first day, you will visit joints with some of the most delicious dishes in the city. ... more
On your second day, we head out of town as you enjoy the services of an award-winning wine tour company through the nicest winery regions neighboring Melbourne.
This package is inclusive of free time in the evening to allow your return to all the favorite spots from the tour, or you can even make a reservation to watch a show.

Day 1 Arrival and check in

HIGHLIGHTS

3.5 or 4-star accommodation.

Situated in the heart of Melbourne.

Easy access to public transport.

Walking distance to your tour starting points.

Afternoon Melbourne ‘Foodie walking tour’.

Explore Melbourne’s popular alleyways, with a bit of historical allure and some contemporary chic.

6 tastings that include savory and sweet options.

Conclude at one of Melbourne’s best alleyways bars, where your first drink is included, but you can stay as long as your time can allow!

Acknowledge some of Melbourne’s finest street art, organized by Melbourne food guide author.

Enjoy the services of a professional, local resident tour guide.

Your hotel is located close to numerous theatres, bars, and restaurants. Your afternoon foodie guide can recommend a variety of places that suit you!

Day 2: Yarra Valley Indulgence tour with award-winning tour firm.

HIGHLIGHTS

Three tasting breaks for wine and cider at a number of breweries and wineries.

Fun and informative introductory wine class.

Lunch at an Italian inspired restaurant.

Explore the greenhouse installations and sample the local produce with your morning tea.

Sample the tasty European chocolate.

Enjoy the serene and social touring ambiance.

A Professional, and entertaining local tour guide.

On-board cool box to preserve your purchased fresh produce.

Departure time at 7.45am. Returning at around 5 pm.

Note: All guests must be adults.

Day 3: Check out and Depart.