Backstreets Of Sydney – Culinary History Walking Tour

Choose between a private one-on-one culinary tour or a small-group private culinary tour for you and 3 friends on this incredible foodies tour of Sydney.

Not only will you visit popular foodie hubs throughout the CBD but your private guide will take you through the convict era as you explore the history and culture of this incredible modern metropolis.

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Our Tour

After meeting your private guide, depart on your 4 hour historical and culinary tour of Sydney CBD. Your first stop for the day will be within one of Sydney’s most beautiful buildings where you’ll taste one of three pages of delicious tea choices.

Australia is now known to offer some of the most diverse cuisine choices around the world. During this tour, you’ll stop and indulge your senses with a vibrant blend of modern Australian and European cuisine, enjoy perfectly roasted coffee, unique wines and Aussie chocolate tastings.

If that’s not enough, sample delicious bread, meats, pasta, dumplings and beers from Sydney and around the globe along the way.

Not only does this tour offer some of the best foodie experiences, but you will also discover Sydney’s best-kept secrets and the history of this incredible city as you explore heritage buildings and laneways housing Sydney’s most intimate drinking locales.

Your private guide will teach you about Australia’s first settlers and the immigrants that shaped the city as you escape the crowds heading down the laneways of the city.

Visit the historical sites many tourists don’t get the chance to visit and discover the history behind the iconic bush tucker, Billy tea and the popular folk song ‘Waltzing Matilda’

Your tour will end on George Street, close to Circular Quay.


1 Participant:  $260
1-2 Participants:  $360
1-3 Participants:   $435
1-4 Participants:   $495

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  • Location: Meet at  Sydney Town Hall, 483 George St, Sydney NSW 2000
  • Departure time : 10:00 a.m
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Walking pace: Easy


What’s included

  • Bottled water
  • Food tasting
  • Wine tasting
  • Local guide
  • Port pickup and drop-off

What isn’t included

  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Gratuities (optional)

Notes & Clarifications

Should you want to change the itinerary please do not hesitate to contact us by sending us a request through the inquiry form.
Weather: In the event of potential inclement weather, the threat of weather or natural disasters, on the day of a scheduled tour, the tour will be canceled or postponed. For more info: Booking Terms and Conditions for Walking tours
Dress Code: Please wear comfortable walking shoes and bring your camera! And an umbrella just in case!


If you are happy with the services provided by your local guides a tip – though not compulsory – is appropriate. While it may not be customary to you, it is of great significance to the people who will take care of you during your travels, inspires excellent service, and is an entrenched feature of the tourism industry across many world destinations. Please consider this when budgeting for your extra expenses on this tour.

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