Duration: 3 hours (approx.)

4.5 stars

Editor's summary:

Explore the delicious culinary heritage of the Sub Continent with an Aussie twist on this fascinating small group ‘Masala Trails’ Indian Flavours of Melbourne Food Walking Tour through the inner city. Successive generations of Indian migrants have brought authentic culture and cuisine to the Victorian capital and you’ll taste flavours from many different regions on this progressive-style lunch. For anyone who likes to tantalise their taste buds with rich, exotic fare, this tour is the ideal way to do it.


☆ Enjoy a progressive-style lunch of exotic Indian fare

☆ Experience the flavours of different Indian regions

☆ Learn about the use of spices in Indian cooking

☆ Sample amazing Indian desserts

☆ Maximum group size: 10.


☆ Guided small group walking tour

☆ Services of a local guide with expert commentary

☆ Generous tastings of authentic Indian dishes at three CBD eateries

☆ Guided visit to an Indian spice and grocery store.

What you can expect

This fun, informative and very relaxed Indian Flavours of Melbourne Food Walking Tour is the perfect introduction to the city’s wonderful Indian culture and diverse cuisine.

The tour begins in the city where your expert guide will talk you through the fascinating history of how the local Indian community was established. Through this commentary you’ll gain an understanding of how cuisines from many parts of India came to Australia and the role they play in the modern Melbourne culinary landscape.

On this Indian Flavours of Melbourne Food Walking Tour you’ll visit three eateries in the CBD to enjoy a progressive-style lunch of shared plates, including regional specialties from Southern India and Punjab. You’ll also learn about the different spices used in Indian cooking, as you pay a visit to an authentic Indian grocery store.

Along with the generous tastings that comprise lunch on this Indian Flavours of Melbourne Food Walking Tour, you’ll also be given the opportunity to try some fabulous traditional desserts to round out the meal.

Pricing, dates and bookings

Best price guarantee: If you find this tour elsewhere at a cheaper price, we will beat it by 10%. Some conditions apply. There are no booking or credit card fees when you book this tour with The Big Bus tour and travel guide.

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Important information

This tour has one central CBD meeting point: Federation Square, which is easily accessible by public transport. Once your booking is completed, a confirmation document will be sent to your email address, including tour departure details and operator contact information for the day. Please print the confirmation or have it available on your smart phone. Please refer to the booking confirmation for your confirmed tour meeting point and departure time.

Minimum numbers are required for this tour to operate, and there is a possibility of cancellation if there are not enough participants to meet requirements. If this happens, you will be offered an alternative or a full refund.

Please advise us of any dietary requirements at the time of booking. Some requirements can be catered for with prior notice.

Private tours can be arranged.

Please wear suitable footwear. Walking time equates to 30-40 minutes in total.

This tour operates in all weather conditions.


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