Free tours in Melbourne

Join us on a free tour of Melbourne to get to know this great Australian city with a local guide.

Free Tour Melbourne

A peep into what you will see on the Melbourne walking tour: Federation Square - Melbourne’s Laneways - Yarra river - Hidden bar scene - Chinatown - Block Arcade - Princess Theatre - State Parliament of Victoria - Carlton Gardens Eureka Tower and lots more!

Interesting facts about Melbourne

Melbourne is a world-class Australian city with style and flair. Established in 1835 by a wealthy agriculturist from Tasmania, called John Batman, the city is now Australia’s second biggest city and has a population of a little over 4 million people. It’s the capital of Victoria.

The city was named Melbourne by Sir Richard Bourke the Governor of NSW after the British Prime Minister William Lamb. Prior to being named "Melbourne", the city had several other names including Batmania, Bearbrass and Bearport.

With our tour guides, you will wander through Melbourne’s laneways, enjoy cocktails at Melbourne’s many rooftop bars, savour traditional Aussie food from local pubs, explore the city’s vibrant arts and culture and discover the real reason why it is regarded the world’s sporting capital. You will discover the world’s oldest continuously operating roller coaster at the Luna Park and learn more about St. Kilda from our knowledgeable walking tour guides. You will enjoy the spontaneous, fun and engaging history sessions of our guides on Melbourne’s foundations and development from its establishment in 1835 right up to the key changes that have made the city what it is today.

  • Melbourne’s number one restaurant, the Colonial Tramcar Restaurant, is a fleet of historical restaurants on wheels. The tramcar restaurant offers travellers a delightful approach to discover the city of Melbourne while enjoying delicious meals prepared by 5-star chefs, all at an all-inclusive price.
  • A person who comes from or lives in Melbourne is called a ‘Melburnian or Melbournian’.
  • Melbourne’s famous tramway system is the largest outside Europe and the fourth largest in the world.
  • The world’s largest stained-glass ceiling is located in Melbourne’s National Gallery of Victoria.
  • Melbourne has the highest number of cafes and restaurants per number of people than any other city in the world.
  • Melbourne been ranked the world’s most liveable city every year since 2011 by the Economist Intelligence Unit. This is a good enough reason for you to visit and stay in Melbourne!
  • Melbourne’s weather has given it the unofficial title of the city with ‘four seasons in one day.’

Signing up for the Melbourne Airotour is easy. This is necessary to help us maintain the quality of our scheduled tours. You are only required to pay the booking fee. Our experienced tour guides work for tips only, so if you enjoy the tour, you can tip the guide appropriately. Airotour combines the benefits of a free tour with the service of a full tour operator company. You can book with us as an individual or as a group, regardless of the size. We employ the best guides available and our guides do their best to give you an unique tour experience with us.

Why book your free walking tour with AiroTour?

  • Great local tour guides
  • Walking tours everyday
  • Guaranteed reserved spots on the tour

This way, we are certain you will have a lovely experience!

How does it work?

Make your booking below

We send you a confirmation email with instructions

Show up and Enjoy your Tour!

**The colored ''book now'' buttons explained:

Green = Tour is Available / Orange = Only few places Available / Red = Tour Not Available / Purple = Discounted price

We use an automated booking system (called Airoko) for our walking tours, which means immediately after you have made your booking you should receive an email with all details.

Look for the e-mail from our reservation system: [email protected]

If you want to see the summary of the tours, you can access our booking engine here: Airoko

In case you did not recieve any mail, two things could be happening:
1. You did provided the wrong email address on the time you made your booking. (in this case write us and we will try to solve the problem)
2. It went to your spam-folder (it happens sometimes) if landed in your spam-folder make sure you save the address as safe so the rest of the communication will arrive in your inbox.

We offer different tours on different times. Immediately after you made your reservation you will receive an email from us with all details. Where to meet, how to get there, times, important notes, etc...

If you want to see the summary of the tours, you can access our booking engine here: Airoko**

**only in case you made and paid for a booking.

No you can't show up without reservation our walking tours are for free (based on tips only) However if you like to join our tours, we charge a small booking fee per person. This is to cover the costs of maintaining, our office staff, booking engine and website and ofcourse the biggest part advertisement.

The more this way we can control how big the groups will be and when the guide is able to do a tour.

Yes, this is no problem at all. We will always try to accommodate your needs, if they are reasonable. You can even cancel and get your money back if you do it 72 hours in advance.

If you like to make changes to your booked tours, you can access our booking engine here: Airoko**

**only in case you made and paid for a booking.

We at AiroTour are providing Free Tours all over the world. At the moment, we are rapidly expanding. We try to combine the benefits of a Free tour with the service of a full tour company. This is why you can book with us, groups are never big and we only employ the best guides available. Come join one of our tours and see for yourself!