Perth - Arcades & Laneways
- Duration: 150 Minutes (approx.)
- Product code: PUAAL
Start: 2:00pm Perth Town Hall (cnr Barrack & Hay St)
End: 4:30pm Yagan Square
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Where did Perth get its name? Who was Yagan? Where is the best street art? You’ll discover all the answers on Perth’s most informative tour – Arcades and Laneways. Explore downtown Perth via the pedestrian friendly malls, ornate arcades, trendy laneways, back streets, dirty alleys and occasionally, the main roads.
Originally, not of any interest to the British, it was only when French and Dutch explorers started sniffing around that the English decided there should be a colony in the West of Australia. Starting at the historic Perth Town Hall, the tour winds through the lanes and arcades that cut through the city as you learn all about the stories, people and places that make Perth what it is.
Take in the sites of Perth’s vibrant street art, explore the growing bar scene and venture to the other side of the train tracks to discover vibrant Northbridge with your friendly local guide. Visit iconic locations including Wolfe Lane, London Court, Howard Lane and so many more pedestrian friendly walkways.
Explore landmarks including The State Buildings and Yagan Square with fascinating stories delivered by a knowledgeable tour guide. No stone goes unturned on this tour. At the end of the tour, relax at a cool local bar where the first drink is on us. A great afternoon out in Perth.
The tour is approximately 2.5hrs in duration, however actual walking time is approximately 90 mins. There are regular opportunities to rest. Toilet breaks available mid tour. Total distance. approximately 4.5km