Explore Melbourne’s world famous sporting culture on this unique interactive walking tour of the official sports capital of the world. Discover famous stadiums and arenas including the MCG, Rod Laver Arena, Olympic Park and AAMI Park and get behind-the-scenes insights into global events including the Australian Open, Olympic Games, AFL Grand Final and The Ashes whilst marvelling at the stunning National Tennis Centre where Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal train every year.Along the way uncover 180 years of sporting history, discover Melbourne’s sports media and relive the incredible true stories of Melbourne’s biggest sporting legends. You’ll also hear Australia’s most inspiring sporting story as well as Australian sports darkest days. Combined with access to Australia’s very own National Sports Museum, this is the ultimate sporting tour for any sports fan!
What You'll Get
Recently named the official sports capital of the world for the 4th time in the last 10 years, your Sports Tour uncovers every aspect of Melbourne's world famous sporting culture on the only interactive sports walking tour in Melbourne! From stadiums, events, athletes, media, history and more – this tour covers the lot and also includes unlimited access for the day to the National Sports Museum!
On tour you'll learn all about Melbourne's incredible sporting stadiums and arenas including the MCG, Rod Laver Arena, Melbourne Arena, Olympic Park & AAMI Park as well as the famed National Tennis Centre – home of Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal every January.
Along the way you'll also get exclusive insights into Melbourne's many global sporting events including the Australian Open, The Ashes, Olympic Games and the AFL Grand Final and discover exactly how they work behind-the-scenes and the secrets which make them such a global success.
Your guide will also take you back in time as you revisit 180 years of sporting history in Melbourne from the early settlers to the present day along with the development of Melbourne's sporting media and the key role it plays in Melbourne's sporting landscape today.
Along the way you'll hear the incredible true stories of Melbourne's sporting legends from athletes to coaches and more. From inspirational stories of bravery, courage and sportsmanship to Melbourne's darkest sporting days you'll discover the key events that changed the world of sport forever.
On arrival at the MCG you'll also get unlimited access to the day to the National Sports Museum (the largest of its kind!) featuring Australia's largest collection of sports memorabilia, holograms and interactive zones and activities suitable for all ages where you can test your skills against the best!
Led by a local and experienced tour guide with a background in Melbourne's sporting industry, the tour is made interactive through the use of photos and/or videos to bring the stories to life!
Regarded as one of Melbourne's most exciting walking tours, it's the perfect tour for any sports fan!
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
- Not wheelchair accessible
- Children must be accompanied by an adult
- Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
- This tour/activity will have a maximum of 20 travelers
- All taxes, fees and handling charges
- All activities
- Local guide
- Professional guide
- Tour escort/host
- Food and drinks
2 to 3 hours
Tour ends at the National Sports Museum located at the MCG.
You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
The tour identified in this promotion is made available through Viator. Groupon is not affiliated with or sponsored by the City Sports Tours in connection with this deal. Please contact Groupon customer service for all inquiries related to this offer. Inquiries placed to Viator will be directed back to Groupon.
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The Fine Print
7-day cancellation rights do not apply; no refunds or exchanges permitted. Voucher valid only for date and time listed; may not be exchanged or redeemed for other dates. Purchaser name and phone number must be provided at checkout; this information will be shared with Viator and the tour operator for purposes of order fulfillment. Groupon promo codes may not be used for this offer. Groupon voucher Terms of Sale do not apply. See the tour operators terms and conditions for this offer here.