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Melbourne Laneway Discovery Running Tour

From US$52.30
Highlights
  • Stay active while exploring the city on a 2-hour running tour
  • Admire lovely architecture, vibrant laneways and street art, and Chinatown
  • Enjoy a cup of Melbourne’s famous coffee from a Degraves Lane café
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Melbourne Laneway Discovery Running Tour
From US$52.30
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Melbourne Laneway Discovery Running Tour
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Overview
Maintain your workout regimen while exploring some top sights and atmospheric laneways of Melbourne during this 2-hour running tour. Head out on a 4-mile (6.5-kilometer) run around the city to admire its beautiful street art, Chinatown, and interesting attractions and shops. End the tour at a local café for an energy-boosting cup of Melbourne’s world-famous coffee.
What to Expect

Meet your guide and small group at the Melbourne Visitors Centre in Federation Square. From here, head out on your 4-mile (6.5-kilometer) running tour of the city.

As you go, observe the mix of Victorian and modern architecture for which Melbourne is famous. Duck down hidden laneways such as Hosier and Union to see some of the city’s best and most vibrant street art. Explore Melbourne’s colorful Chinatown, and pass by a number of landmarks including St. Paul’s Cathedral, Old Melbourne Gaol, and the Block Arcade.

Throughout your run, get insider tips from your guide on the best bars, restaurants, and hangouts to explore later on your own. Conclude your tour at a café on Degraves Lane with a cup of Melbourne’s world-famous coffee.

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Reviewed 8 May 2018
Excellent and innovative concept!

I had the opportunity to run along Tim for a 2hours long tour of the city this morning. Tim was an excellent and friendly guide who provided great insights about the city and its history. Not to mention the nice suggestions for photography opportunities :-)...More

Thank Yannick L
Matty M, Owner at Running Tours Melbourne, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

It was an absolute pleasure to be able to share this wonderful city of Melbourne with you last week! I'm pleased that you enjoyed your experience and thankful that you took the time to leave a review. I hope the rest of your time in...More

Reviewed 30 December 2017
Great way to see the inner city of Melbourne

Interesting tour of the laneways of Melbourne - learn new things along the way. Loved discovering the restaurants and bars hidden in the lane ways with Graffiti art - AC/DC lane, Hosier etc We chose to walk which was great.More

Thank lyn w
Matty M, Owner at Running Tours Melbourne, responded to this reviewResponded 4 January 2018

Lyn and Lex it was a real pleasure to be able to share with you the beautiful Melbourne! I'm glad I was able to share with you places that you'd forgotten! I hope you had an enjoyable stay in Melbourne and safe travels back to...More

Reviewed 15 December 2017
Entertaining way to see the city

I was given a gift-voucher to use and the laneways of Melbourne are renowned for their quirkiness and incredible art. Matt was exceptionally knowledgeable and kept an entertaining flow of commentary for the whole tour with lots of interesting facts and funny anecdotes. Well worth...More

Thank Christopher C
Matty M, Owner at Running Tours Melbourne, responded to this reviewResponded 4 January 2018

It was a pleasure to be able to share Melbourne with you, Chris! I'm glad that you found our style entertaining and enjoyable! Thanks also for taking the time to review us! Matt

Reviewed 19 November 2017
Perfect Saturday Run in Melbourne

This was a great way for a traveler to get exposure to Melbourne and also learn the history of the city. Matt provides a great explanation for everything and the importance of each site. Some of the stops that we hit on the run were...More

Thank Rocco_Don
Matty M, Owner at Running Tours Melbourne, responded to this reviewResponded 28 November 2017

Cristian, it was an absolute pleasure to be able to share with my home city and I hope you were able to see Melbourne from a different perspective! I hope the rest of your stay in Melbourne was just as amazing and that you had...More

Reviewed 20 October 2017
Great way to start a day and see the city

I'd just moved to Melbourne with my partner and she decided to combine get me this as a welcome to the city present. We had the pleasure of Tom's company, young but very knowledgeable about the city. We saw Yarra River, lots of historic sites,...More

Thank Mario_Louis
Matty M, Owner at Running Tours Melbourne, responded to this reviewResponded 29 October 2017

It was a pleasure to be able to hare our beautiful city with you Mario and Jenna. I'm glad that you enjoyed the experience and appreciate you taking the time to review the tour! I hope enjoy your time living in Melbourne! Matt and Tom

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