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Melbourne Laneways Discovery Running Tour for Three People

Duration: half day People: 3

Available In: Treats for Monsieur Treats for Madame

Partner Name: Fit City Tours

Address: PO Box 4119, Knox City Centre 3152 VIC

The Laneways Discovery Running Tour takes runners on a cultural journey through Melbourne’s famous laneways, exploring the beauty of their hidden street art and historic landmarks.

Discover Melbourne’s best living art galleries on Fit City Tour’s Laneways Discovery Running Tour. This small group tour explores Melbourne’s rich history, guiding runners through Melbourne’s famous laneways to visit some of the city’s most impressive landmarks. Along the way, your Melbourne city tour guide will share the story behind each building and alleyway.

This 8km running tour operates daily at 7am and 9am. We’ll begin our adventure at Federation Square, the city’s cultural hub and home to a variety of world-class events, restaurants, bars and specialty stores. Together, we’ll embark on a journey through Melbourne’s famous “laneways,” a term used to describe the narrow streets and pedestrian paths that weave in and out of the city’s Central Business District. Dating back to the Victorian era, these historic laneways are lined with unique street art and treasured eateries.

Experience includes:
  • A wonderful tour guide to lead the way and share the stories

  • All digital photography taken during the tour

  • A coffee at one of Melbourne's favourite laneways cafes

Important Information:
  • Tour duration is approximately 1.5 to 2.0 hours including coffee

  • Please wear suitable running attire and note that there is nowhere to store luggage and backpacks.

  • For the 9:00am tour you may store luggage and bags at Travellers Aid at Flinders Street Station for approximately $6 per bag (pay in cash). Ask the train station staff for direction and organise this for prior to the tour start time.

  • This tour is suitable for all abilities of runners