Shop up a storm with The Big Bus' selection of Melbourne shopping tours. There are no booking or credit card fees when you book your tour with us, and if you find the same tour elsewhere at a cheaper price, we will beat it by 10%. Some conditions apply*.

Melbourne Outlet Shopping Tour
Includes lunch & bubbles

Melbourne Outlet Shopping Tour

From$94
8 hours (approx.)
Travel in air-conditioned comfort and shop up a storm on this popular outlet shopping tour of Melbourne's back street fashion warehouses, pop-up stores and outlet strips such as Bridge Road. A delicious cafe-style lunch and …
Melbourne Hidden Shops Walking Tour

Melbourne Hidden Shops Walking Tour

From$79
3 hours (approx.)
It's not what you know when visiting Melbourne to shop; it's who you know. With an expert local guide to escort you on this superb tour, trust us, you are going to have SO much …
Melbourne City Shopping Walking Tour

Melbourne City Shopping Walking Tour

From$75
3 hours (approx.)
Revel in the myriad retail secrets of Melbourne's eclectic laneways and bustling historic arcades. Your local guide will reveal all on this fabulous tour. Be prepared to shop up a storm!
Melbourne Vintage Shopping Tour
Lunch included

Melbourne Vintage Shopping Tour

From$149
6 hours (approx.)
This fabulous shopping tour will see you rummaging your way through the city's vintage and retro fashion retail enclaves. Shop for shoes, clothing and accessories from the 1920s right through to the 90s.

Melbourne shopping tours

Melbourne shopping tours: Five top spots to shop

When it comes to shopping, Melbourne takes no prisoners.

From glitzy city department stores, mega-malls and fashionable strip shopping, to secondhand stores, vintage salons and outlets, the city offers a huge array of retail therapy options. While the locals may be renowned for their love of wearing black, nowhere else in the country comes close to offering the same on-trend gamut of cutting-edge design and colour.

Shop ’til you drop on any of our fabulous Melbourne shopping tours or head out on a self-guided mission to these five retail hotspots.

Melbourne travel guide

Chapel Street

Chapel Street is a rite of passage for shopaholics visiting Melbourne. It’s separated into a number of precincts, including the vintage sprawl of the Windsor Quarter and Greville Street Village, to the high-end boutiques of South Yarra, and everything in between. If your Melbourne fashion enlightenment doesn’t happen here, it won’t happen anywhere!

Melbourne shopping tours

Chadstone

If you’re looking for quantity as well as quality it doesn’t get much bigger or better than ‘Chaddy’, as the locals call it. A veritable smorgasbord of retail resplendence under one very large roof, Chadstone is home to all the high-profile mega-brands, and there’s even a free shuttle bus from Federation Square to get you there.

Melbourne shopping tours

Chadstone Shopping Centre. Image: Bigstock

Queen Victoria Market

She’s no high fashion plate, but the Queen Victoria Market has been an indelible and much-loved feature of Melbourne’s retail landscape since 1878. This doyen of markets delights always comes through for you no matter what you’re looking for. From food, photography and furniture, to homewares, casual wear, flowers and souvenirs, the Queen Victoria Market provides a right royal retail experience.

Melbourne shopping tours

Fitzroy

Encompassing the effortless creative vibe of Gertrude Street, the super-grunge of Smith Street, and the ‘bitza’ that is Brunswick Street (you’ll find a bit of everything here) Fitzroy is the kingdom of cool when it comes to pre-loved treasures, cutting edge local designers, art and homewares. It’s also home to Rose Street Market, which showcases the city’s emerging hand makers, artisans and left-of-centre creatives.

Melbourne shopping tours

No Order Market (Shhh!)

What’s a list without a badly kept secret? No Order Market is a magnet for forward-looking fashionistas who don’t mind shelling out for first go at the latest avant-garde designer wear. The fact that this really is a bit of a secret (it’s hidden away up a flight of stairs on Elizabeth Street) just adds to the experience!

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