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  • Location:Perth, Australia
  • Duration:2 hours (approx.)

Small-Group History of Fremantle Walking Tour

Discover the historic port city of Fremantle, just south of Perth, on a small-group walking tour. Wander the old streets and laneways, and learn about Fremantle’s rich, diverse history that is reflected in its colorful inhabitants, great food and well-preserved architecture. End your tour on the vibrant Cappuccino Strip, the city’s lively stretch of popular restaurants and cafes. This tour is limited to just 12 people, providing a small-group atmosphere to explore with a local guide.


  • Historical walking tour of Fremantle
  • Discover the history and renowned architecture of this vibrant city, just across the mouth of the Swan River from Perth
  • Hear the pioneering stories that put Fremantle on the map
  • Visit the infamous Roundhouse
  • End the tour on the Cappuccino Strip, a great place to enjoy a coffee and a spot of people-watching
  • Small-group tour with a maximum of 12 participants ensures a personalized experienced with your guide

What You Can Expect

Small-Group History of Fremantle Walking Tour


Originally a fishing port, Fremantle has reinvented itself over the years to become a vibrant hub for local artisans – from micro breweries to fashion designers to cafes, all wrapped up in a lively music scene.

Meet your guide at the Fremantle Visitors Centre, and step back in time as you start your walking tour at the Town Hall, which opened in 1887 and has remained largely unchanged. This magnificent building has not lost any of its grandeur and charm over the years and continues to be a great example of 19th-century architecture.

Next, wind your way down the narrow streets, stopping for photo opportunities and a bit of storytelling from your guide and walk along the Cappuccino Strip, passing the many cafes that offer prime people-watching along Fremantle’s most bustling street.

Your tour ends at the Fremantle Roundhouse, Western Australia's oldest building.

The total distance walking is approximately 2 miles (3 km).

Customer Reviews

Miss Cathy V Australia

5 star rating: Highly Recommended August 2013

Tour guide was friendly and informative, and had a great knowledge of the area. A wonderful way to explore Fremantle - I'd highly recommend it

Megan S

4 star rating: Recommended November 2015

It was a great overview of Fremantle and its history.

Greg B

4 star rating: Recommended May 2015

excellent guide new her stuff and took her time didnt rush through the walk

Anne B

4 star rating: Recommended October 2013

My American visitor found this very interesting. Being in a small group was ideal as we could always hear the guide's commentary.

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