Urban Hiking takes you to places off the tourist trails to discover the hidden secrets of Melbourne’s inner suburbs and parklands, whilst giving you a great workout.
Urban Hiking are a small operator, providing you with a unique style of walking tour, focusing on getting visitors and locals alike out of the CBD and exploring Melbourne’s spectacular urban parks and gardens.
Adventure and Outdoors Tours Half Day or Less Land - Motorised Land - Self Propelled Moderate Nature and wildlife Public Toilet Sightseeing Tours Walking and Biking Tours
From $59 to $69
Hike through Yarra Bend Park; one of Melbourne’s best kept secrets.
Come on a guided hike through some beautiful native bushland bordering the Yarra River, only five kilometres from Melbourne’s CBD.
Wonderful city views, historic boathouses, some spectacular geology, remnant River Red Gums, loads of native birds (including some seriously cute parrots) and of course the resident Grey-headed Flying Fox colony are all in store for you as you follow the river through the park.
A vegetarian lunch, snacks and public transport are included.Public Toilet
From $55 to $65
Get to know the beautiful network of urban parks and gardens.
Join for a guided hike through Melbourne’s famous parks and gardens, discover their history and contemporary uses and learn about the many native animals that continue to live in the heart of this city.
The hike will take you through seven inner-city parks and past several of Melbourne’s icons, like the Exhibition Building, the MCG, the Yarra River, Botanic Gardens and Shrine of Remembrance.
The hike includes snacks, tea or coffee and a professional guide with commentary.Public Toilet
From $50 to $59
Get a great workout while soaking up the sights of South Melbourne.
Join Urban Hiking for a guided hike from Melbourne’s CBD, through South Melbourne to St Kilda Beach. This hike will give you a great workout while you take in some fantastic views of the city and learn about some of Melbourne’s history.
You will hike through the Kings Domain and the beautiful Albert Park, before hitting the beach and checking out the historic St Kilda Pier. Returning to the city on one of Melbourne’s iconic trams, or you can stay on and continue to explore St Kilda, with its great bars, restaurants and Little Penguins returning home at dusk.Public Toilet