logo
32°C Morning Clouds Morning Clouds

Bendigo Walking Tours

Tours Bendigo CBD

Join us - Jill & Pete - for a two-hour guided walk through Bendigo's historic centre surrounded by unique boom-style architecture.
We describe how gold and mass migration transformed a sleepy sheep run and the land of the Dja Dja Wurrung into the world's richest city of the 1880s.
We recall the Bendigo people, events and fabulous wealth that built 'Marvellous Melbourne' and shaped a new nation and we ponder Bendigo's leading role in campaigns for democracy, votes for women, unionism, Federation.
From radicals to royalty, larrikins to leaders, enjoy the quirky, remarkable, often forgotten stories of Bendigo.
Visiting, new to Bendigo or a long-time local -enjoy an upbeat, informal guided walk in this remarkable city.

Tours daily at 9.30am & 4.00pm.

Organising A Group Tour? We can tailor a one or two-hour tour for groups of 8 adults or more. Please call 1800 813 153 for assistance.

Description

Tour Details

Tours start at the Conservatory adjoining Pall Mall, and through the former Government Camp covering a distance of less than a kilometre and finish at the top of View St next to the Bendigo Art Gallery.

It is easy walking with lots of stops and access to toilets & drinking fountains.

‘Right Royal’ Walking Tour – Historic Bendigo 16th March - 14th July.

Just for the ‘Tudors to Windsors’ Exhibition we’ve taken our most popular historic guided walk and included the highs, the hiccups and the hilarious from the eight Royal tours to Bendigo since the strife ridden first visit in 1867.

Walk in the footsteps of the Royals as we explore how gold and mass migration transformed a sleepy sheep run and the land of the Dja Dja Wurrung into the world's richest city of the 1880s.

We recall the Bendigo people, events and unprecedented wealth that built ‘Marvellous Melbourne’ and shaped a new nation.

We describe Bendigo's leading role in campaigns for democracy and Federation.

Cost
$25 adults, $20 concession, $15 children over 13, children under 10 free. A 20% discount applies to groups of eight or more adults.

Looking for a gift? Click here to purchase a voucher

Access
Our walking tour is wheelchair friendly.

Bendigo Walking Tours from Bendigo Walking Tours on Vimeo.

Where the customer cancels a tour - no refund - but if the cancellation is more than 24 hours before the scheduled tour - an alternative tour will be offered.

If a tour is cancelled due to consistent rain or extreme heat customers will be offered an alternative tour.

If Bendigo Walking Tours is forced to cancel for any reason other than weather customers will be offered a choice of full refund or alternative tour.

Rosalind Park Bendigo

Directions

Tours start at the Conservatory in the Conservatory Gardens in Pall Mall about 50 metres north of the Bendigo Visitor Centre.
On street parking is available near the start and finish points.
Allow 2 hours and 15 minutes to complete the tour and walk back to your car.

Special Tours as part of the Open House Bendigo Weekend available on Saturday 27th and Sunday 28th October.
A one-hour glimpse into the story of settlement, architecture and building the Vienna of the bush.