Melbourne is one of the most multicultural cities in the world, experiencing many waves of migration from all over the globe. The diversity of our communities has contributed to an ever-evolving melting pot of history, food and culture.

Victorians come from more than 200 countries, speak 260 languages and dialects and follow 135 religious faiths. You will begin your trail at the Immigration Museum. Hear the stories of arrivals from all over the world, their challenges, their triumphs and their food.

This four hour walking tour through the streets of Melbourne will introduce you to some of the many layers of local favourite foods, architecture, and stories of the city.

Cost
Type Indicative prices
Adult $125.00
Child

Children aged between five and 12 years old.

$55.00

Inclusions

A visit and introduction to the Immigration Museum. A progressive tasting through five stops of the Melbourne Foodie Culture Tour including stories around the history behind the foods and flavours of the shops. A wander through local spice shops to learn about the spices and ingredients from the different regions.

Days of operation:
  • Departure details: 02/04/19

    Tue/Thu/Sat: 10:30am - 02:30pm

Tour highlights:
  • Included in the tour are
    - A visit and introduction to the Immigration Museum, including access to special exhibitions - A progressive tasting through 5 stops of the Melbourne Foodie Culture Tour including stories around the history behind the foods and flavours of the shops - A wander through local spice shops to learn about the spices and ingredients from the different regions

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 alleyways, 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 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 informative walking tour through Footscray.

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.

Due to current health advice on social distancing, please contact the business for the most up to date information regarding opening times and services.

400 Flinders Street, Melbourne, Victoria, 3000

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