Your Guide to sightseeing and Brisbane Tours
Visiting Brisbane and thinking of booking a tour, but don’t know where to start? This guide to Brisbane Sightseeing and Tours will give you an idea of
Tours on Foot in Brisbane
A walking tour can be a good way to discover a new city, become intimate with it’s streets and laneways and uncover hidden gems.
Foodi Tours: Choose your guilty pleasure … chocolate, dessert, high tea, Asian Street Food or perhaps Craft Beer … then set off on a 3 hour walking tour of the best spots to satisfy your cravings in Brisbane. Don’t worry about the calories, it’s a walking tour after all!
Bean Brewding: Combine your coffee addiction with a tour of the city! Each stop of these tours will teach you something new about your
favourite hot beverage.
Brisbane Greeters: Run by Visitor Centre volunteers these tours are completely FREE! Discover the city and get insight knowledge from
a passionate Brisbanite (local).
Want to set your own pace? Then a self-guided tour is probably right up your alley.
This handy app allows you to combine your interests into wonderful outings, whether you want to hit the tourist trails, shop the best spots, embark on a food safari or perhaps do a little bit of bar hopping. You can create your own itinerary or checkout WunderWalks that have been designed by other users. Download the app at http://www.wunderwalk.com
Brisbane Heritage Trails:
There are 13 suburban heritage walking trails across Brisbane that will give walkers an insight into the rich cultural landscape and history of our vibrant city. Some of those on offer include the ‘South Brisbane Heritage Trail’, ‘Spring Hill Heritage Trail’ and the ‘Aboriginal Culture Trails’.
FREE Public Transport Sightseeing Options
Brisbane offers several FREE options for discovering the sights of Brisbane …
City Centre Free Loops Buses:
Jump aboard a free City Loop and Spring Hill Loop bus service to access some of Brisbane’s most popular stops including QUT, Botanic Gardens, Queen Street Mall, City Hall, Central Station, Riverside and Eagle Street Pier.
CityHopper Ferry Service:
Cruise down the Brisbane River on a FREE ferry stopping at North Quay, South Bank 3, Maritime Museum, Dockside and other popular destinations. These ferries run every 30 mins between 6am and midnight, and as they are free all you need to do is hop on and hop off.
Unusual Brisbane Tours
If you like to delve into the dark secrets and unusual happenings of a city, then there’s even a tour for you in Brisbane!
Brisbane Ghost Tours:
With the amount of tours on offer it would appear that you’re not alone … in your interest in the paranormal! From Gaol to Cemetery tours, and haunted Brisbane Ghost Tours through the streets, you’re sure to find something to suit your macabre fascination.
Brisbane Crime Tours
Fancy yourself a bit of a CSI? Brisbane Crime Tours offer several options including Cold Case Crime Tours – learn about the scene of the crime, the forensics available at the time of the crime and more.
When visiting Brisbane you can also take Brisbane Winery Tours, Family Friendly Brisbane Tours, Active Brisbane Tours (such as by bicycle, Segway, Trike or Kayak), Whale Watching Tours, Tours to the Gold Coast or Sunshine Coast, Helicopter Tours, Photography Tours, Hot Air Ballooning … and so much more!
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