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Queen Victoria Market Students Group Tour
Melbourne- Victoria- Australia
( 8734 )
1 Hours
50 Persons
English
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Brief

Enjoy a fun education tour through the historic Queen Victoria Market. On this 1 hour tour, students have the opportunity to learn about fresh produce and how it gets from ‘the farm to the plate’.

Tour Detail

What you can expect:

Our expert guides will explain the Australian food culture, and explore the vast array of fruit and vegetables, meat and fish and smallgoods available at the Market. 

Students will learn about local Melbourne history, whilst enjoying the hustle and bustle of the Queen Victoria Market. 

Important information:

Departs at 9.30am & 11am on Tuesday, Thursday & Friday

Price Detail
Inclusions

  • 1 hour guided walking tour 
  • Seasonal freshly squeezed juice
  • Teachers and tour leaders are free of charge.

Exclusions

  • Extras

Cancellation Policy

You will get

100% refund if cancel 7 days before tour starts.

80% refund if cancel within 6 days before tour starts.

50% refund if cancel within 5 days before tour starts.

NO refund if cancel within 3 days before tour starts.

You will be refunded for all costs EXCEPT Processing Fees.

Guests can get full refunds at any time of cancellation prior to the actual date of the tour if that cancellation is due to a Force Major reason. Force Major reasons include but are not limited to war, civil insurrection, strikes, volcanoes, extreme weather, earthquake, and natural disasters.

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Reviews

Sux09

2019-04-23 00:52:10

"From delicatessen to..... whatever you can imane" The building holding the food market is nice, you caan find there good quality fresh food and delocatessen. Outside the building, a huge space where you can findd anything you can imagine.

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saraj301

2019-04-22 17:12:20

"Good but expensive" We visited about 6 years ago and were blown away at the value for money ,however this has definetly declined. Quite a lot of empty spaces and no where near the quality of goods that we remember. Alot...

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V5640USanns

2019-04-22 14:01:31

"Authentic " Fresh food, a special taste to many cultural offerings, you can easily spend a day and have so much fun with your family, you can nibble on street stalls various items An enjoyable experience

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Arnaud B

2019-04-01 02:31:46

"Lovely market " The market is huge with a lot of choice. Products are fresh and there are many events during the week

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336SusanS336

2019-03-31 19:38:15

"The best tour " Loved loved loved it. Worthy every cent of the tour price. By the end of the tour we certainly didn’t need lunch. Book the early tour to avoid congestion at the market. Our guide Sarah, was amazing...

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smithoz

2019-03-31 18:53:47

"LOVE THIS PLACE" I just love Vic Market. There is something for everyone here, tourists and locals alike. It is lucky I do not live in Melbourne as the fish markets, fruit and veg. cheeses salami's would cost me a...

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CanadianMountie

2019-02-15 16:02:13

"Must do" Melbourne’s biggest market with fresh produce, dry goods, and ethnic food stations. Located in the heart of Melbourne.

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AWM1967

2019-02-15 07:48:39

"If You Want It . . ." You will find it at this market! Queen Victoria Market is two city blocks of fun shopping, people watching and dining. This place has been around for more than 100 yrs . . . we wanted to taste...

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molliej422

2019-02-15 01:00:35

"Foodie heaven " Queen Vic market hosts a plethora of stalls that delight the senses and tempt the tastebuds. It’s a foodie’s delight with some really reasonably priced options on offer. We’ve had lunch at a small...

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kostalath

2019-01-29 19:14:35

"Ultimate Foodie Tour" The Ultimate Foodie Tour was a great way to learn about this wonderful market and sample the many tasty offerings. Mercelle was a great tour guide.The stall holders were all very generous to us with...

+More

Wendyv200

2019-01-29 18:42:14

"Must see" This is a fantastic market full of fresh seafood, meats, fruit and vegetables, amazing delis, and lots of other goodies. It has expanded since last I visited. My favourite is the delicatessen...

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Thunoo M

2019-01-29 15:58:30

"Simply wow" A place not to miss.So many souvenirs for tourists to buy for relatives.The vendors are so welcoming and you have so many different stalls and a large variety of things to choose from.I will...

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TKrieg

2019-01-07 13:19:27

"Lively and exciting market" The market is for locals and tourists. Great range of goods available and I loved the historic stalls in the food hall. I expected a few more free tastings offered and perhaps some better coffee...

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73narelleh

2019-01-07 01:29:57

"Take cash for food items." We made our regular trip to QV markets while in Melbourne for a week of holidays. It is fantastic that the free tram zone now extends to the QV markets stop. I have been visiting these markets since...

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Lonefish33

2019-01-06 23:16:02

"Mixed bag for all" Ideal to find fresh food to take home or find a variety of eat- in options, coffee and other goods. Sit at a table or in the sun listening to musicians on the weekends. Items galore for every...

+More

Ngarata

2018-11-29 01:28:54

"Great Market & Night Bazaar" What a great Market of Fruit, Veg, Maet and Fish. It also has some good places to eat or just grab a coffee. We had breakfast here before loading up some food shopping for our Camper. They have a...

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565tendaik

2018-11-28 23:35:32

"All-in one shopping" Went t this market and found the specific hairbrush I had been looking for online and unable to find.Got all my bits and bobs at a good price too.After a few hours of shopping, just crossed the...

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Di E

2018-10-27 20:31:35

"Great place to stock up with tasty food" We love markets & when we travel we like to stay in apartments & prepare much of our food. This means one of the first places we check out is the local fresh food market. In Melbourne we always visit...

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John O

2018-10-27 13:47:45

"Shopping galore!" The Queen Victoria Market is absolutely incredible in diversity of shop vendors and food stalls. The trick to be careful with for visiting is to double check the hours of the market; some days, it's...

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Shika P

2018-10-27 02:59:21

"Great place" This place is amazing. It full of stalls all selling different products ranging from products, meats, clothing, accessories to ornaments, and great food. This is the place to go if living in...

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Nicki K

2018-10-21 22:05:55

"Shopping " Ok as Markets go... mainly cheap clothes and ‘souvenirs’. Great for shopping on a budget and also for the community experience but we were a little disappointed after the rave recommendations we had...

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mgstephenson

2018-10-20 15:39:39

"Shopping" Enjoyed all the different stuff that are sold by people of Melbourne it shows that people are creative.

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Nelly16

2018-10-20 13:07:42

"Old style markey" Spend a few hours to miss the rain browsing through the market. Really good fun and lots of bargains! They even have WiFi!

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Mishka01

2018-10-07 22:09:30

"Everything!!" An amazing outdoor market. It’s huge! And there’s everything you can imagine! Something to eat, to drink. Different things to purchase: fruit, vegetables, clothing, souvenirs, etc. Absolutely worth...

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NorthStar821528

2018-10-07 20:12:04

"Fun Sunday Outing" A fabulous market. I particularly liked the deli part as there were lots of yummy samples and I bought some lovely dips, salami, cheese and stuffed figs and apricot. Lots of momentos for sale. Great...

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Zhong f

2018-10-07 15:51:52

"Famous market" It is very famous market.Fresh fish and fruit.The price is cheaper than supermarket .Some gift can buy to bring back.

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Ingrid F

2018-10-06 05:40:56

"A trip to the QVM" Market has been the same every time we go to visit. Nothing much has changed. Items have become too pricy. Unsure though if it’s affected by rental fees. I noticed that the stalls that sells souvenir...

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scotthawkins37

2018-10-05 23:18:30

"Fun for a foodie and non foodie" My wife was so keen to go, she is a foodie. I'm more a fast foodie so I did not think it would be my scene. But Chris was so knowledgeable during the tour and understanding that I'm a bit of a fussy...

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scottjb29

2018-10-05 22:53:02

"Wednesday night food market" organised my trip to make sure I could visit the Wednesday night food market as it is only open for approximately 6 weeks from mid sept to the end of October .got there at 5:30pm and it was already...

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Vanessa L

2018-09-21 03:48:43

"Not As Good As Before " My last visit was 17 years ago and a lot has changed now. I had hoped to see more Australian artisan food products and locally made specialties like essential oils, soaps, sauces and coffee etc but...

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DebG P

2018-09-21 02:28:17

"Nothing Special" Went here because it was recommended by a few people. We found it to be nothing special, a typical market like Haymarket in Sydney. A lot of the same thing, not really cheap. DFO is a much better...

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pickle2012

2018-09-20 11:40:06

"Great place to have a mooch around" Loved wandering around the Queen Victoria Market. So many things to see and a perfect place to buy souvenirs. You can find everything here!

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Judith U

2018-09-03 17:32:09

"beautiful market and great products" I loved the market especially the dairy hall, the stands and the building are beautiful. Great produce especially the bread!

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JaymieOK

2018-09-03 12:56:10

"So many stalls!" The Markets are great. If I lived in Melbourne I would go every week. I wanted to buy all the deli foods and all the vegetables! The other products available were interesting also.

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VickiB67

2018-09-03 06:13:36

"Hope it gets better when the upgrade vompleted" This used to be my regular weekly market for weekend shopping and a definite must do when I had visitors over from interstate for both the food and the “fashion” shopping. Now it is neither! The...

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Raelene65

2018-08-29 05:25:08

"Shopping" Fantastic central market.... Supplies everything one could possibly require. This iconic market place needs to be retained as its historic identity can't be lost to Melbourne

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makita80

2018-08-28 13:15:47

"lots to look at" my first visit to the market, i was a little shocked at all the empty stalls, but what was there was similar to other markets. Definitely would come back again on a girls shopping trip, men just dont...

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ReenieBabe

2018-08-27 22:40:27

"Fun to shop!!" Lovely way to spend a morning. Picked up some cheap warm clothes for our winter visit to Melbourne. Great coffee and morning tea as well!! Worth a visit

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cally-lou

2018-08-27 04:34:49

"Great to browse" Had to pass the market on our way to the city centre. Had a good browse and bought some good value souvenirs. Worth the wander

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Christine M

2018-08-27 04:25:56

"Loved it " Really enjoyed wandering thank you. Lots of attacks, the best donuts ever! Spent way too much money but that's what markets are for. Will be back

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IvorO

2018-08-27 02:29:55

"Nice market" My wife and I visited here whilst we were staying in Melbourne. It is quite a large market which seems to sell almost everything. There is also a food court.

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Katdav1960

2018-06-20 17:15:22

"Tourist Trao" Over priced repetitive stalls selling same products in shopping area. Best place to go is the food market yes it’s crowded but great variety of food and delights. Dutch pancakes in the outdoor...

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GloryandJerry S

2018-06-20 13:10:35

"Lots of sights and selection " I think the food market area would have been very interesting, but as tourists staying in a hotel we couldn’t really take advantage of that area. Lots of selection in the clothing, jewelry and...

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JanWard85

2018-06-20 13:03:44

"The night market is a must..." Whilst we visited the day market too, the night market is when it starts buzzing. Plenty of food, both savoury and sweet on offer and plenty of drinks too. There's so much choice, so be careful...

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Joshita T

2018-06-14 17:08:48

"A must visit" The market opens only for short durations but is amazing. Do make sure you visit on Wednesday night (6 pm to 9 pm). You'll see the amazing night life of Melbourne including singing and dancing at...

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kaweraukid

2018-06-14 14:48:33

"Do the circuit before buying" Take care to check prices as some items are just as expensive as the shoppricss. We found that prices for some things can vary and recomend doing a circuit before buying in case you find the item...

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tommomelbourne

2018-06-14 00:37:08

"Excellent Market and a great place for events" We visited the Queen Victoria market to attend a Philippine Street Festival. There was a program of events, singing and lots of food stalls. We did not get a chance to try some of the delicious...

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EatLiveTravel81

2018-05-27 03:25:15

"Similar to flea market " Had went there on our first day in Melbourne. They open around 9am and close at 2pm. There are a few small stall selling food. Most of the items are make in China. If want to buy cheap souvenir can...

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gauravjalan

2018-05-27 01:11:00

"good local market at central" This market is an open market Centrally located. there are restricted timings for this market so make sure about the timings before you schedule to go there. its basically an open market with people...

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pradeepbathini

2018-05-26 19:28:10

"Disappointed" Guess it is what it is! Was hoping for but more upmarket sores like specialist bakery outlets, nice street food, coffee kiosks etc. But worth going to look at it.

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riwhite

2018-05-03 02:50:03

"Great Shopping" First stop off the 16 hr plane ride from LAX arriving about the time the market opened. Still brain dead from jet lag but bought most of our souvenirs here. Should have bought them all but thought...

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Bruce H

2018-05-02 04:16:15

"There’s no way you can call this a great market" The non food aisles are a windswept waste of time. Try your local 2 dollar shop or Big W instead. The fresh food ok, but limited and not worth the travel / parking pain. Try your local market. The...

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Sukhdeep S

2018-05-02 02:22:31

"Super Nice market where u get everything " The market is amazing with the choices you have . There are lots of shops which sell leather jackets so if you are interested there are lots of options for you . You can find lots of tshirt , local...

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Aadhes

2018-04-30 06:06:54

"Market to get fresh fruits and farm products" This is virtually a Farmers market. Situated in front of Melbourne university. You can reach this place by public transport there is a tram station here and easy access to all the places. This is...

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Len_Raphael

2018-04-29 18:34:56

"Tourist Attraction & Local Institution" My wife has done the family shopping here for over 20 years because the quality and price are the best in Melbourne. It is (arguably) the biggest and best in Australia. For tourists, it's worth a...

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Barbara S

2018-04-29 17:43:15

"A MARKET LOVERS FEAST" This Market is the epitome of markets anywhere showing anything & everything to delight the eye and empty the pocket. Browsing through the well laid out aisles finding treasures everywhere was just...

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Sooyon

2018-04-18 14:00:51

"A market to visit" If you enjoy the hustle and bustle of people this is a place for you. It has a range of foods like vegetables, meats, poultry, fish, fruits, clothes, souvenirs, toys, etc. It has cafes as well for...

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Sarah M

2018-04-17 16:12:36

"Summer night market <3" I have left Melbourne now and I have great memories of the summer night market here x great food, so much variety and great portions!!! The sangria is lush: come here on a Friday for after work food...

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Carmel S

2018-04-17 14:54:34

"Heritage Trail" Enjoyed a wonderful tour of this fabulous market, our guide Irene Bouris, was most informative and had a good knowledge of the market’s history and knew most of the stall holders, which added to the...

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UmmiTa_1412

2018-03-20 23:40:21

"Fresh fruits with good bargain prices" A plance that cannot be missed. They are selling those bananas for only $0.50 a kilo! Souvenirs such as fridge magnets, keychains, etc are at bargain prices too

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nedimaydogdu

2018-03-20 23:17:35

"Highlight of our trip" This is an amazing culinary experience to visit this market specially the deli section is hard to beat anywhere in the world. Once little complaint is that they do not have a decent cafe close by to...

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Wangboy35

2018-03-20 16:24:37

"Great Tour" Recently attended the Gourmet Tour with some friends , it was so great to hear all about the history , meet some of the stall holders and sample the treats on the tour. Well worth the money and...

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Andrea062

2018-03-01 00:09:22

"Lots of stalls of all kinds" Not really a market fan but wanted to visit and see what it was like. There were plenty of stalls offering all kinds of goods and it was very busy. If you’re after the normal touristy type stuff for...

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Carol A

2018-02-28 21:18:39

"Great experience " We visited here for the food and music evening which is held every Wednesday evening till 11 April. Do not miss the experience and do not eat beforehand as the food on offer is extremely varied and...

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pamf312

2018-02-28 10:28:53

"Thoroughly recommend night market " We visited the night market last night great variety of food stalls from all around the world making it difficult to choose the live entertainment was very good would thoroughly recommend

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ScottyWillis2587

2018-02-12 22:23:06

"Shanty Town, With Dodgy Dealers" If you're looking for a pair of counterfeit Nike's, or a fake pair of UGGs this place is great, if not I'd keep your money in your pocket. I was absolutely blown away by how much stuff there was, and...

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Janet K

2018-02-12 18:27:03

"Deli section is the stand out!" Always visit the QVM when in Melbourne. Seems to be less stalls than when I lived there in late 90s early 2000s, and prior return visits. Thankfully the most important part, which is the DELI area is...

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Scott L

2018-02-12 17:42:40

"World class " Yes, this is one of the best tourist spots for visitors but locals still use it. Even though we have moved a little further away we do our meat/veg shopping there. The produce is easily the best...

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ruthandvern

2017-10-14 04:30:14

"Remarkable history for a main landmark" Our rental apartment is just across the street from the market. It must have taken us three hours to go through all the buildings on both sides of the streets and alleys. Both Vern and I found a new...

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MDN333

2017-10-14 00:40:57

"Great place to visit and I wish I had more time there" One of the largest markets I have ever seen! Divided into two areas with fresh fruit and veg on one side and all sorts of goodies on the other side. It is all under cover so if it rains it's no...

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kiwimiriam

2017-10-13 21:11:05

"Help us save our market!!!" Tourists will wonder what has happened to what is supposed to be Melbourne’s major tourist attraction... the City of Melbourne has been systematically downgrading our market before ‘redeveloping it...

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Brykel111

2017-08-13 23:29:22

"Fun place to shop" Great variety of stall holders including clothing, footwear, accessories and of course delicious food. Be sure to visit the delicatessan hall and worthwhile purchasing some cheeses and wine to take...

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kate s

2017-08-13 21:54:51

"Victoria markets " Love the food as you cannot get any better but believe that the clothes need a face lift. Been going to melbourne for seven years and they still sell the same things. I don't see the crowd that are...

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Devdarshini

2017-08-12 21:29:07

"One stop solution for most shopping!" Awesome place for anything from food, clothes, art, home stuff, alcohol, etc. There are great open stalls and eating options in the market. There is also live music for entertainment!

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Mei T

2017-07-31 00:09:41

"A must-visit whenever I am in Melbourne" I always love markets and truly enjoyed Queen Victoria's market. The fresh produce and fresh fruits section is always my favorite. There are plenty of good stuff here. I usually end up buying...

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LassiComeHome

2017-07-30 18:45:04

"Improved - but room for more..." Compared to many years ago I found the market much better than previous visits - but it still lacks something. A lot of the stall holders in the food sections are just duplicates of each other - more...

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maggietclin

2017-07-30 16:25:38

"Great place to grab some local food material " Good place to go as first thing when landed Melbourne. Oyster also good with reasonable price too. But they open until 2pm merely so have to watch out the time before you decide to go..

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Queen Victoria Market Students Group Tour
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
( 8734 )
1 Hours
50 Persons
English
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Brief

Enjoy a fun education tour through the historic Queen Victoria Market. On this 1 hour tour, students have the opportunity to learn about fresh produce and how it gets from ‘the farm to the plate’.

Tour Detail

What you can expect:

Our expert guides will explain the Australian food culture, and explore the vast array of fruit and vegetables, meat and fish and smallgoods available at the Market. 

Students will learn about local Melbourne history, whilst enjoying the hustle and bustle of the Queen Victoria Market. 

Important information:

Departs at 9.30am & 11am on Tuesday, Thursday & Friday

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Price Detail

  • 1 hour guided walking tour 
  • Seasonal freshly squeezed juice
  • Teachers and tour leaders are free of charge.

  • Extras

Cancellation Policy

100% refund if cancel 7 days before tour starts.

80% refund if cancel within 6 days before tour starts.

50% refund if cancel within 5 days before tour starts.

NO refund if cancel within 3 days before tour starts.

You will be refunded for all costs EXCEPT Processing Fees.

Guests can get full refunds at any time of cancellation prior to the actual date of the tour if that cancellation is due to a Force Major reason. Force Major reasons include but are not limited to war, civil insurrection, strikes, volcanoes, extreme weather, earthquake, and natural disasters.

Start Date:

*Final price, no additional charge by Gopackup

Reviews

Sux09

2019-04-23 00:52:10

"From delicatessen to..... whatever you can imane" The building holding the food market is nice, you caan find there good quality fresh food and delocatessen. Outside the building, a huge space where you can findd anything you can imagine.

+More

saraj301

2019-04-22 17:12:20

"Good but expensive" We visited about 6 years ago and were blown away at the value for money ,however this has definetly declined. Quite a lot of empty spaces and no where near the quality of goods that we remember. Alot...

+More

V5640USanns

2019-04-22 14:01:31

"Authentic " Fresh food, a special taste to many cultural offerings, you can easily spend a day and have so much fun with your family, you can nibble on street stalls various items An enjoyable experience

+More

Arnaud B

2019-04-01 02:31:46

"Lovely market " The market is huge with a lot of choice. Products are fresh and there are many events during the week

+More

336SusanS336

2019-03-31 19:38:15

"The best tour " Loved loved loved it. Worthy every cent of the tour price. By the end of the tour we certainly didn’t need lunch. Book the early tour to avoid congestion at the market. Our guide Sarah, was amazing...

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smithoz

2019-03-31 18:53:47

"LOVE THIS PLACE" I just love Vic Market. There is something for everyone here, tourists and locals alike. It is lucky I do not live in Melbourne as the fish markets, fruit and veg. cheeses salami's would cost me a...

+More

CanadianMountie

2019-02-15 16:02:13

"Must do" Melbourne’s biggest market with fresh produce, dry goods, and ethnic food stations. Located in the heart of Melbourne.

+More

AWM1967

2019-02-15 07:48:39

"If You Want It . . ." You will find it at this market! Queen Victoria Market is two city blocks of fun shopping, people watching and dining. This place has been around for more than 100 yrs . . . we wanted to taste...

+More

molliej422

2019-02-15 01:00:35

"Foodie heaven " Queen Vic market hosts a plethora of stalls that delight the senses and tempt the tastebuds. It’s a foodie’s delight with some really reasonably priced options on offer. We’ve had lunch at a small...

+More

kostalath

2019-01-29 19:14:35

"Ultimate Foodie Tour" The Ultimate Foodie Tour was a great way to learn about this wonderful market and sample the many tasty offerings. Mercelle was a great tour guide.The stall holders were all very generous to us with...

+More

Wendyv200

2019-01-29 18:42:14

"Must see" This is a fantastic market full of fresh seafood, meats, fruit and vegetables, amazing delis, and lots of other goodies. It has expanded since last I visited. My favourite is the delicatessen...

+More

Thunoo M

2019-01-29 15:58:30

"Simply wow" A place not to miss.So many souvenirs for tourists to buy for relatives.The vendors are so welcoming and you have so many different stalls and a large variety of things to choose from.I will...

+More

TKrieg

2019-01-07 13:19:27

"Lively and exciting market" The market is for locals and tourists. Great range of goods available and I loved the historic stalls in the food hall. I expected a few more free tastings offered and perhaps some better coffee...

+More

73narelleh

2019-01-07 01:29:57

"Take cash for food items." We made our regular trip to QV markets while in Melbourne for a week of holidays. It is fantastic that the free tram zone now extends to the QV markets stop. I have been visiting these markets since...

+More

Lonefish33

2019-01-06 23:16:02

"Mixed bag for all" Ideal to find fresh food to take home or find a variety of eat- in options, coffee and other goods. Sit at a table or in the sun listening to musicians on the weekends. Items galore for every...

+More

Ngarata

2018-11-29 01:28:54

"Great Market & Night Bazaar" What a great Market of Fruit, Veg, Maet and Fish. It also has some good places to eat or just grab a coffee. We had breakfast here before loading up some food shopping for our Camper. They have a...

+More

565tendaik

2018-11-28 23:35:32

"All-in one shopping" Went t this market and found the specific hairbrush I had been looking for online and unable to find.Got all my bits and bobs at a good price too.After a few hours of shopping, just crossed the...

+More

Di E

2018-10-27 20:31:35

"Great place to stock up with tasty food" We love markets & when we travel we like to stay in apartments & prepare much of our food. This means one of the first places we check out is the local fresh food market. In Melbourne we always visit...

+More

John O

2018-10-27 13:47:45

"Shopping galore!" The Queen Victoria Market is absolutely incredible in diversity of shop vendors and food stalls. The trick to be careful with for visiting is to double check the hours of the market; some days, it's...

+More

Shika P

2018-10-27 02:59:21

"Great place" This place is amazing. It full of stalls all selling different products ranging from products, meats, clothing, accessories to ornaments, and great food. This is the place to go if living in...

+More

Nicki K

2018-10-21 22:05:55

"Shopping " Ok as Markets go... mainly cheap clothes and ‘souvenirs’. Great for shopping on a budget and also for the community experience but we were a little disappointed after the rave recommendations we had...

+More

mgstephenson

2018-10-20 15:39:39

"Shopping" Enjoyed all the different stuff that are sold by people of Melbourne it shows that people are creative.

+More

Nelly16

2018-10-20 13:07:42

"Old style markey" Spend a few hours to miss the rain browsing through the market. Really good fun and lots of bargains! They even have WiFi!

+More

Mishka01

2018-10-07 22:09:30

"Everything!!" An amazing outdoor market. It’s huge! And there’s everything you can imagine! Something to eat, to drink. Different things to purchase: fruit, vegetables, clothing, souvenirs, etc. Absolutely worth...

+More

NorthStar821528

2018-10-07 20:12:04

"Fun Sunday Outing" A fabulous market. I particularly liked the deli part as there were lots of yummy samples and I bought some lovely dips, salami, cheese and stuffed figs and apricot. Lots of momentos for sale. Great...

+More

Zhong f

2018-10-07 15:51:52

"Famous market" It is very famous market.Fresh fish and fruit.The price is cheaper than supermarket .Some gift can buy to bring back.

+More

Ingrid F

2018-10-06 05:40:56

"A trip to the QVM" Market has been the same every time we go to visit. Nothing much has changed. Items have become too pricy. Unsure though if it’s affected by rental fees. I noticed that the stalls that sells souvenir...

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scotthawkins37

2018-10-05 23:18:30

"Fun for a foodie and non foodie" My wife was so keen to go, she is a foodie. I'm more a fast foodie so I did not think it would be my scene. But Chris was so knowledgeable during the tour and understanding that I'm a bit of a fussy...

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scottjb29

2018-10-05 22:53:02

"Wednesday night food market" organised my trip to make sure I could visit the Wednesday night food market as it is only open for approximately 6 weeks from mid sept to the end of October .got there at 5:30pm and it was already...

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Vanessa L

2018-09-21 03:48:43

"Not As Good As Before " My last visit was 17 years ago and a lot has changed now. I had hoped to see more Australian artisan food products and locally made specialties like essential oils, soaps, sauces and coffee etc but...

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DebG P

2018-09-21 02:28:17

"Nothing Special" Went here because it was recommended by a few people. We found it to be nothing special, a typical market like Haymarket in Sydney. A lot of the same thing, not really cheap. DFO is a much better...

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pickle2012

2018-09-20 11:40:06

"Great place to have a mooch around" Loved wandering around the Queen Victoria Market. So many things to see and a perfect place to buy souvenirs. You can find everything here!

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Judith U

2018-09-03 17:32:09

"beautiful market and great products" I loved the market especially the dairy hall, the stands and the building are beautiful. Great produce especially the bread!

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JaymieOK

2018-09-03 12:56:10

"So many stalls!" The Markets are great. If I lived in Melbourne I would go every week. I wanted to buy all the deli foods and all the vegetables! The other products available were interesting also.

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VickiB67

2018-09-03 06:13:36

"Hope it gets better when the upgrade vompleted" This used to be my regular weekly market for weekend shopping and a definite must do when I had visitors over from interstate for both the food and the “fashion” shopping. Now it is neither! The...

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Raelene65

2018-08-29 05:25:08

"Shopping" Fantastic central market.... Supplies everything one could possibly require. This iconic market place needs to be retained as its historic identity can't be lost to Melbourne

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makita80

2018-08-28 13:15:47

"lots to look at" my first visit to the market, i was a little shocked at all the empty stalls, but what was there was similar to other markets. Definitely would come back again on a girls shopping trip, men just dont...

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ReenieBabe

2018-08-27 22:40:27

"Fun to shop!!" Lovely way to spend a morning. Picked up some cheap warm clothes for our winter visit to Melbourne. Great coffee and morning tea as well!! Worth a visit

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cally-lou

2018-08-27 04:34:49

"Great to browse" Had to pass the market on our way to the city centre. Had a good browse and bought some good value souvenirs. Worth the wander

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Christine M

2018-08-27 04:25:56

"Loved it " Really enjoyed wandering thank you. Lots of attacks, the best donuts ever! Spent way too much money but that's what markets are for. Will be back

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IvorO

2018-08-27 02:29:55

"Nice market" My wife and I visited here whilst we were staying in Melbourne. It is quite a large market which seems to sell almost everything. There is also a food court.

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Katdav1960

2018-06-20 17:15:22

"Tourist Trao" Over priced repetitive stalls selling same products in shopping area. Best place to go is the food market yes it’s crowded but great variety of food and delights. Dutch pancakes in the outdoor...

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GloryandJerry S

2018-06-20 13:10:35

"Lots of sights and selection " I think the food market area would have been very interesting, but as tourists staying in a hotel we couldn’t really take advantage of that area. Lots of selection in the clothing, jewelry and...

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JanWard85

2018-06-20 13:03:44

"The night market is a must..." Whilst we visited the day market too, the night market is when it starts buzzing. Plenty of food, both savoury and sweet on offer and plenty of drinks too. There's so much choice, so be careful...

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Joshita T

2018-06-14 17:08:48

"A must visit" The market opens only for short durations but is amazing. Do make sure you visit on Wednesday night (6 pm to 9 pm). You'll see the amazing night life of Melbourne including singing and dancing at...

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kaweraukid

2018-06-14 14:48:33

"Do the circuit before buying" Take care to check prices as some items are just as expensive as the shoppricss. We found that prices for some things can vary and recomend doing a circuit before buying in case you find the item...

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tommomelbourne

2018-06-14 00:37:08

"Excellent Market and a great place for events" We visited the Queen Victoria market to attend a Philippine Street Festival. There was a program of events, singing and lots of food stalls. We did not get a chance to try some of the delicious...

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EatLiveTravel81

2018-05-27 03:25:15

"Similar to flea market " Had went there on our first day in Melbourne. They open around 9am and close at 2pm. There are a few small stall selling food. Most of the items are make in China. If want to buy cheap souvenir can...

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gauravjalan

2018-05-27 01:11:00

"good local market at central" This market is an open market Centrally located. there are restricted timings for this market so make sure about the timings before you schedule to go there. its basically an open market with people...

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pradeepbathini

2018-05-26 19:28:10

"Disappointed" Guess it is what it is! Was hoping for but more upmarket sores like specialist bakery outlets, nice street food, coffee kiosks etc. But worth going to look at it.

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riwhite

2018-05-03 02:50:03

"Great Shopping" First stop off the 16 hr plane ride from LAX arriving about the time the market opened. Still brain dead from jet lag but bought most of our souvenirs here. Should have bought them all but thought...

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Bruce H

2018-05-02 04:16:15

"There’s no way you can call this a great market" The non food aisles are a windswept waste of time. Try your local 2 dollar shop or Big W instead. The fresh food ok, but limited and not worth the travel / parking pain. Try your local market. The...

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Sukhdeep S

2018-05-02 02:22:31

"Super Nice market where u get everything " The market is amazing with the choices you have . There are lots of shops which sell leather jackets so if you are interested there are lots of options for you . You can find lots of tshirt , local...

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Aadhes

2018-04-30 06:06:54

"Market to get fresh fruits and farm products" This is virtually a Farmers market. Situated in front of Melbourne university. You can reach this place by public transport there is a tram station here and easy access to all the places. This is...

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Len_Raphael

2018-04-29 18:34:56

"Tourist Attraction & Local Institution" My wife has done the family shopping here for over 20 years because the quality and price are the best in Melbourne. It is (arguably) the biggest and best in Australia. For tourists, it's worth a...

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Barbara S

2018-04-29 17:43:15

"A MARKET LOVERS FEAST" This Market is the epitome of markets anywhere showing anything & everything to delight the eye and empty the pocket. Browsing through the well laid out aisles finding treasures everywhere was just...

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Sooyon

2018-04-18 14:00:51

"A market to visit" If you enjoy the hustle and bustle of people this is a place for you. It has a range of foods like vegetables, meats, poultry, fish, fruits, clothes, souvenirs, toys, etc. It has cafes as well for...

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Sarah M

2018-04-17 16:12:36

"Summer night market <3" I have left Melbourne now and I have great memories of the summer night market here x great food, so much variety and great portions!!! The sangria is lush: come here on a Friday for after work food...

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Carmel S

2018-04-17 14:54:34

"Heritage Trail" Enjoyed a wonderful tour of this fabulous market, our guide Irene Bouris, was most informative and had a good knowledge of the market’s history and knew most of the stall holders, which added to the...

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UmmiTa_1412

2018-03-20 23:40:21

"Fresh fruits with good bargain prices" A plance that cannot be missed. They are selling those bananas for only $0.50 a kilo! Souvenirs such as fridge magnets, keychains, etc are at bargain prices too

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nedimaydogdu

2018-03-20 23:17:35

"Highlight of our trip" This is an amazing culinary experience to visit this market specially the deli section is hard to beat anywhere in the world. Once little complaint is that they do not have a decent cafe close by to...

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Wangboy35

2018-03-20 16:24:37

"Great Tour" Recently attended the Gourmet Tour with some friends , it was so great to hear all about the history , meet some of the stall holders and sample the treats on the tour. Well worth the money and...

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Andrea062

2018-03-01 00:09:22

"Lots of stalls of all kinds" Not really a market fan but wanted to visit and see what it was like. There were plenty of stalls offering all kinds of goods and it was very busy. If you’re after the normal touristy type stuff for...

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Carol A

2018-02-28 21:18:39

"Great experience " We visited here for the food and music evening which is held every Wednesday evening till 11 April. Do not miss the experience and do not eat beforehand as the food on offer is extremely varied and...

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pamf312

2018-02-28 10:28:53

"Thoroughly recommend night market " We visited the night market last night great variety of food stalls from all around the world making it difficult to choose the live entertainment was very good would thoroughly recommend

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ScottyWillis2587

2018-02-12 22:23:06

"Shanty Town, With Dodgy Dealers" If you're looking for a pair of counterfeit Nike's, or a fake pair of UGGs this place is great, if not I'd keep your money in your pocket. I was absolutely blown away by how much stuff there was, and...

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Janet K

2018-02-12 18:27:03

"Deli section is the stand out!" Always visit the QVM when in Melbourne. Seems to be less stalls than when I lived there in late 90s early 2000s, and prior return visits. Thankfully the most important part, which is the DELI area is...

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Scott L

2018-02-12 17:42:40

"World class " Yes, this is one of the best tourist spots for visitors but locals still use it. Even though we have moved a little further away we do our meat/veg shopping there. The produce is easily the best...

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ruthandvern

2017-10-14 04:30:14

"Remarkable history for a main landmark" Our rental apartment is just across the street from the market. It must have taken us three hours to go through all the buildings on both sides of the streets and alleys. Both Vern and I found a new...

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MDN333

2017-10-14 00:40:57

"Great place to visit and I wish I had more time there" One of the largest markets I have ever seen! Divided into two areas with fresh fruit and veg on one side and all sorts of goodies on the other side. It is all under cover so if it rains it's no...

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kiwimiriam

2017-10-13 21:11:05

"Help us save our market!!!" Tourists will wonder what has happened to what is supposed to be Melbourne’s major tourist attraction... the City of Melbourne has been systematically downgrading our market before ‘redeveloping it...

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Brykel111

2017-08-13 23:29:22

"Fun place to shop" Great variety of stall holders including clothing, footwear, accessories and of course delicious food. Be sure to visit the delicatessan hall and worthwhile purchasing some cheeses and wine to take...

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kate s

2017-08-13 21:54:51

"Victoria markets " Love the food as you cannot get any better but believe that the clothes need a face lift. Been going to melbourne for seven years and they still sell the same things. I don't see the crowd that are...

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Devdarshini

2017-08-12 21:29:07

"One stop solution for most shopping!" Awesome place for anything from food, clothes, art, home stuff, alcohol, etc. There are great open stalls and eating options in the market. There is also live music for entertainment!

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Mei T

2017-07-31 00:09:41

"A must-visit whenever I am in Melbourne" I always love markets and truly enjoyed Queen Victoria's market. The fresh produce and fresh fruits section is always my favorite. There are plenty of good stuff here. I usually end up buying...

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LassiComeHome

2017-07-30 18:45:04

"Improved - but room for more..." Compared to many years ago I found the market much better than previous visits - but it still lacks something. A lot of the stall holders in the food sections are just duplicates of each other - more...

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maggietclin

2017-07-30 16:25:38

"Great place to grab some local food material " Good place to go as first thing when landed Melbourne. Oyster also good with reasonable price too. But they open until 2pm merely so have to watch out the time before you decide to go..

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