Whether this is your first trip to Melbourne or you consider yourself a local Freddy’s bike tours is a great way to see a side of the city you would never find on your own. Melbourne’s number one bike tour begins down at Federation square where we get you measured up for a bike and after a quick safety talk we hit the bike paths of Melbourne.
The tour begins with a bike ride along Melbourne’s yarrah river which has been inhabited by the Kulin nation for over 20,000 years, towards the sporting predicted of town ,home to Australia’s only native game “AFL” and also home for two weeks every year the Australian open tennis tournament.
After a brief stop in the beautiful Fitroy garden to find out why Australia become a nation we bike back towards Melbourne’s CBD to learn about the gold rush and how it turned a tiny Australian port into marvelous Melbourne within 30 years. After our heads start to hurt for all the new and exciting information it is time for something else Melbourne is famous for, it’s coffee. We take a break in the electric suburb of Fitzroy.
The second half on the Melbourne bike tour is where you really get understand why Melbourne is the worlds most livable city. After a bike ride around the Melbourne’s live music hub of Fitzroy we head towards the inner-city lane ways to discover why Melbourne has turned into such a destination for world renowned street artists.
The bike tour will stop at hosier lane and AC/DC lane to discover pieces from both local and international artists including the likes of both banksy and space invader. One of the highlights of Melbourne’s underground scene is the pac-man street art treasure hunt that our guides will point out.
After 3 hours on the bike paths of Melbourne we are ready to pull back into Federation square for one last quick stop before our bike touring of Melbourne is all over. Before you the group departs our guides are more than happy to give suggestions of the best places in Melbourne to eat drink and be merry. Wether it is pizza in Lyon st and some dumplings on the worlds second oldest china town our guides know them set Melbourne has to offer.