Nightlife Walking Tour of Melbourne, Melbourne (Self Guided)

The nightlife in Melbourne always impresses its visitors by its uniqueness and variety. There are all types of clubs and bars to go with your mood. Some of the biggest entertainment centers in the southern hemisphere are in Melbourne. This self-guided tour will lead you through the most popular night clubs in Melbourne:
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Guide Name: Nightlife Walking Tour of Melbourne
Guide Location: Australia » Melbourne (See other walking tours in Melbourne)
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Sightseeing)
# of Attractions: 6
Tour Duration: 1 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 2.8 km
Author: vickyc
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Club Retro

1) Club Retro

Club Retro is the longest running night club in Melbourne. But it is open only on Fridays and Saturdays. It has a captive clientele that has been coming to the club for the last 15 years. Downstairs you will hear modern songs and dance numbers. There is a bar upstairs. The crowd prefers classic retro at high volume. People usually dance here till early in the morning.
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Billboard Venue and Nightclub

2) Billboard Venue and Nightclub

Billboard Venue and Nightclub is listed among the best places to go at night in Melbourne. It has been offering quality entertainment for the last 40 years. The best bands play classic rock, electro, metal and other styles of modern music. Billboard has brand new sound and lighting systems to make your evening an unforgettable one.
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Spice Market

3) Spice Market

Spice Market is an energized new theme bar. Its design is of Middle

Eastern and Asian style, recalling the famous Spice route in the East. Drop in and you are bound to fall in love with this unique and exotic bar frequented by the "the next generation".
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Yak Bar

4) Yak Bar

Yak Bar has an intimate, relaxed ambiance and great drinks and meals. Every detail was taken into consideration to offer the best night out in Melbourne: the design, the wide selection of wines and cocktails, the tapas menu, the music and the bar's central location.
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Young and Jackson

5) Young and Jackson

Young and Jackson is one of the oldest pubs in Melbourne. It is located at the corner of the famous and busy Federation Square. There is always something extraordinary here. The pub includes a restaurant, a cafe, entertainment and a bottle-shop. It offers good cocktails, beer and wine. The place is ideal for spending a relaxed evening.
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Crown Casino

6) Crown Casino (must see)

In Crown Casino you will find great nightclubs and bars to fit whatever mood you may be in. Fusion nightclub proposes a wide variety of live entertainment. The atmosphere is created by popular DJs and bands from Melbourne and from overseas. In Crown Casino there is a new nightclub that has opened on the 3rd level. Visit this place and experience all the different types of bars and nightclubs of Melbourne.

Tip:
There's a fire show outside every 30 mins in the evenings along the promenade.

Walking Tours in Melbourne, Australia

Create Your Own Walk in Melbourne

Create Your Own Walk in Melbourne

Creating your own self-guided walk in Melbourne is easy and fun. Choose the city attractions that you want to see and a walk route map will be created just for you. You can even set your hotel as the start point of the walk.
Children's Walking Tour in Melbourne

Children's Walking Tour in Melbourne

Melbourne offers some unique attractions for children. Your children can learn and see many new things, like rare southern fish and Antarctica penguins, toys dating back to 1880. This self-guided tour will lead you to the fun places in Melbourne to amuse your children:

Tour Duration: 2 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 4.7 km
Cultural Walking Tour of Melbourne

Cultural Walking Tour of Melbourne

Besides being a commercial and sports center, Melbourne is also the prime cultural center of Australia. There are many art galleries, museums and theaters that reflect Australian and western cultures. Melbourne has created its own local culture and expressed it through art -- performing, culinary, and visual. This self-guided tour will reveal to you the international culture of Melbourne:

Tour Duration: 2 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 5.3 km
Melbourne Art Galleries Walking Tour

Melbourne Art Galleries Walking Tour

Melbourne is a fascinating city and is the cultural center of the state of Victoria and the country. You can see aborigine art only in a handful of countries among which is Australia. This self-guided tour will lead you through the most popular art galleries and centers of contemporary Australian art.

Tour Duration: 1 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 2.7 km
Melbourne Museums Walking Tour

Melbourne Museums Walking Tour

Melbourne is the capital of the state of Victoria, in Australia. It is the biggest city on this continent, after Sydney, and dates back to 1835. Melbourne being a center of culture, commerce, education and sport, has many very interesting museums. This self-guided tour will lead you through the most popular museums of Melbourne.

Tour Duration: 3 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 6.2 km
Landmarks of Melbourne Walking Tour

Landmarks of Melbourne Walking Tour

Melbourne is an amazing city with its beautiful parks and gardens, Victorian and modern architecture. This self-guided tour will lead you to some of the most remarkable landmarks in Melbourne.

Tour Duration: 2 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 5.0 km
City Orientation Walk

City Orientation Walk

Considered Australia's “cultural and sporting center”, Melbourne is the capitol and the largest city in Victoria region, Australia. It is notable for its distinct blend of Victorian and contemporary architecture, and also for being home to the World's largest Tram Network. Take this walk to explore the best attractions of Melbourne.

Tour Duration: 3 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 5.2 km

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Tips for Exploring City on Foot at Your Own Pace

Whether you are in Melbourne for a quick stopover or have a few days to see the city in more detail, exploring it on foot, at your own pace, is definitely the way to go. Here are some tips for you to save money, see the best Melbourne has to offer, take good care of your feet while walking, and keep your mobile device – your ultimate "work horse" on this trip - well fed and safe.

Taking Care of Your Feet


To ensure ultimate satisfaction from a day of walking around the city as big as Melbourne, it is imperative to take good care of your feet so as to avoid unpleasant things like blisters, cold or overheated soles, itchy, irritated or otherwise damaged (cracked) skin, etc. Luckily, these days there is no shortage of remedies to address (and, ideally, to prevent) these and other potential problems with feet. Among them: Compression Socks, Rechargeable Battery-Powered Thermo Socks for Cold Weather, Foot Repair Cream, Deodorant Powder, Shoes UV Sterilizer, and many more that you may wish to find a place in your travel kit for.

Travel Gadgets for Your Mobile Device


Your mobile phone or tablet will be your work horse on a self-guided walk. They offer tour map, guide you from one attraction to another, and provide informative background for the sights you wish to visit. Therefore it is absolutely essential to plan against unexpected power outages in the wrong place at the wrong time, much as to ensure the safety of your device.

For these and other contingencies, here's the list of useful appliances: Portable Charger/External Battery Pack, Worldwide Travel Charger Adapter, Power Converter for International Travel Adapter, and Mobile Device Leash.