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Masala Trails

18 0066 7791

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Foodie Trails

Masala Trails Dandenong is featured in the Melbourne Food and Wine Festival 2015 calendar with special inclusions like Bollywood dancing, and elaborate meals!

Come explore with Foodie Trails the flavours of Indian food, learn about the spices and the regions and delight your palette. The opportunity to learn from the experts the uses of the spices in the various foods and their benefits.

The story starts with the arrival of the Indian community in Australia and how their aromatic spices were stirred into Modern Australian cuisine. Continuing to the subtly spiced rice based cuisine of South India, guests will travel through the cuisines of India in all their variety and diversity down to the rich Punjabi food spiced with garam masala of the north and conclude with an offering of Indian deserts like you've never experienced before.

Inclusions in this tour are sampling Indian cuisine at an Indian café, visiting an Indian grocery shop and the opportunity to learn about the Indian spices. Also, a progressive three course lunch at Indian restaurants and cafes. The tours is three hours duration and runs between Melbourne City and the 'Little India' precinct of Dandenong.

Price & booking

Payment methods accepted
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Cancellation and booking policy

Terms and conditions apply, please contact Foodie Trails for further information on these terms and conditions.

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Days of operation:
  • 1st and 5th Saturday of the month

    Departure details: 01/01/15 - 31/12/15

    Sat: 11:30am - 3:00pm

Tour starting location:
Melbourne CBD
Mode of transport:
  • Walk
  • Food and Wine
  • Other
  • Walking
  • Guide
  • Public transport
  • English
  • Cooking
  • Shopping
  • Guided walks
Disabled access:
The tour is along public roads and is disable friendly. Please advise at the time of booking for any assistance required.

Tour operator

The Foodie Trails know that the best way to explore a city is by walking around it, and walking around in Melbourne you will discovery secret alley ways, hidden eateries and beautiful galleries. The culinary tours are here to give you a helping hand.

Foodie Trails take you on an exploration of Melbourne on gourmet food tours as you discover Melbourne's cultural side. With many different tours from Masala Trails, Turkish Trails and African Trails there are even have Spice Factory cooking classes so you can recreate some of the beautiful food you tried earlier that day.

Visit Melbourne's Indian side on a Masala Trails in the city centre, walk through bustling Sydney road in Brunswick on a culinary adventure of Turkish food, or join Foodie Trails on a discovery of African food on a gourmet walking tour through Footscray or Dandenong

Foodie Trails cooking school has a number of classes on offer. With a hands on approach, you have the opportunity to learn from traditional chefs. Try Indian, Thai, Vietnamese, Greek, Sri Lankan and Japanese classes.

So join Foodie Trails on a scheduled tour or call or email to organise a private tour for you and your friends.

Opening hours:

Private tours and classes can be organized on any day of the week, simply call or email for details.