Whisky Bars & Gin Joints

From AUD $169.99
  • Duration: 3 Hours (approx.)
  • Location: East Melbourne, VIC

The Essentials

The Tour

  • Amazing tour host: Your expert bar and history guide will lead you on an unforgettable adventure!
  • Bars: You’ll stop for a drink at three of Melbourne’s coolest whisky and gin bars, including Melbourne’s oldest dedicated whisky bar and the only distillery in the CBD. 
  • History: You’ll learn about the Ned Kelly of Victorian whisky, how Victoria led whisky & gin production in the 19th and early 20th century, and fun facts about the rich global history of whisky and gin.
  • Sites: Stroll through the east end of the CBD, through the old red light district, past China Town and the Greek Quarter
  • Tastings: Each bar stop will include tastings of some of Australia and world's finest spirits. Each tasting comprises a paddle of 3 x spirits (20ml each)
  • Tour Host: Our brilliant tour host will take care of every detail - from making the bookings to ordering the drinks!
  • Photos: Our guide will be on hand to take happy snaps which will be shared with you after the tour!
  • Contact The Boss: Looking for advice on restaurants or other Melbourne ideas? I'll send you some personalised ideas!
  • Bar maps: Receive your exclusive Bar Map of Melbourne and Fitzroy after the tour so you can keep exploring our unique and diverse bar scene
  • DHT App: Gain exclusive access to the DHT App to unlock additional content and tour features!

Bonuses (more than $140 worth!)

  • $100 off your first purchase at Naked Wines! T&Cs apply
  • $20 off your first purchase at BoozeBud! T&Cs apply
  • $10 off Grip6 Wallets
  • Free dram with your first purchase from The Whisky Club
  • Free gift with purchase when you spend $50 or more at Clementine's T&Cs apply

Fine Print

  • Tour bookings close 24 hours prior to start time to secure bar space. 
  • For same day bookings, contact Ben the Boss on +61(0)402 242 982 or bentheboss@drinkinghistorytours.com to see if he can squeeze you in!*

What happens after I book?

  • Instant: Email confirmation
  • Two days prior: Email reminder of tour details
  • 12 hours prior: Last minute email with details on weather, location, etc
  • Day of tour: Text message with Google map location, guide's name and phone number