Queen Victoria Market Foodie Tour

Help code: DE5-2B28
Tour Duration: 1:30 hour

Reasons they will it

  • A small-group walking tour
  • Perfect for food-lovers
  • 90 Minute guided tour with 10 tastings
  • Queen Victoria Market shopping bag
  • $5 Shopping voucher
  • Discover amazing stories about the Market’s history

Take a friend or loved one out for an amazing food tour of Melbourne's Queen Victoria Market for a birthday or anniversary with the Queen Victoria Market Ultimate Foodie Tour! As the largest open-air market found in the Southern Hemisphere, Queen Victoria Market is the heart of Melbourne and is the one-stop destination for food, shops, culture and heritage. Whether your gift recipient is visiting Melbourne or native to the city, the Queen Victoria Market Ultimate Foodie Tour is an amazing package to dive into the many tastes, flavours and vendors of the esteemed marketplace.

Your gift recipient will embark on the Ultimate Foodie Tour and satisfy all their cravings for unique and delicious food! The tastings will take place at a variety of market stalls, some of the items for sampling (dependent on what is fresh on the day!) includes Coffin Bay Oysters, pickled octopus, local goats' milk cheese, Victorian olives, fresh dolmades, and grilled peppered Kangaroo.

As they eat their way through the walking tour, the helpful and knowledgeable guide will immerse you in the local culture and heritage of the market and describe how it has come to form since 1878. As the tour winds down, your gift recipient can finish it off with a world-famous Melbourne coffee and jam doughnut. Tours depart at 9 am and 11 am on Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday. Give that special someone a chance to discover one of the most coveted markets in Australia - if not the world!

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Inclusions

  • 90 Minute tour with 10 tastings
  • Knowledgeable tour guide
  • Queen Victoria Market shopping bag
  • $5 General Merchandise Market shopping voucher
  • Melbourne's famous hot jam doughnut
  • A glass of Victorian wine

Highlights

  • Queen Victoria Market is famous for fresh produce and speciality shopping. Experience the Market at its liveliest on a guided walking tour
  • Eat some of the best food Queen Victoria Market has to offer
  • Discover amazing stories about the Market’s history
  • Learn secret shopping tips and get to know some of the market’s most beloved traders
  • Your guide will uncover the heritage and culture of the market and you’ll meet the people and hear the events that have shaped the market since 1878
  • This ultimate Foodie Tour has been designed to highlight the best and most distinctive foods from our market traders. Unfortunately, we cannot provide food substitutions
  • Tastings are based on seasonality and availability however typically include Coffin Bay oysters, grilled peppered kangaroo, pickled octopus, local goats’ milk cheese, fresh dolmades and Victorian olives
  • Finish the tour with one of Melbourne’s famous food icons, a hot jam doughnut and a glass of Victorian wine

Times and Location

  • Departs at 9am & 11am on Tuesday, Thursday, & Saturday
  • Tours depart from 65 Victoria Street, Melbourne VIC

Additional Information

  • This tour runs with a maximum of 10 - 15 participants per guide

Booking Information

  • Confirmation in the form of a tour voucher will be received at the time of booking
  • Upon completion of the purchase, please print the voucher and present on the day of the experience
  • For your information, complete Tour Operator Information including contact details is included on your tour voucher
  • Prices are seasonal and are constantly changing. The from price displayed may not always be the price you are going to pay, as once you click on your specified date, the price will change to reflect the price for that date/season. Please note that in some cases where you cannot click on a date to obtain the price, please call us so we can assist you

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