Guided tour

Vancouver: Guided Food and City History Tour

4.6 / 5

11 reviews

Activity provider: Essor
Guided tour

Vancouver: Guided Food and City History Tour

Activity provider: Essor

From US$ 89.29 per person

Try unique and trendy foods on this 3-hour food tour in downtown Vancouver. Hear stories from your local guide about the city's history and the delicious foods that are found there.

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Duration 3 hours
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Limited to 10 participants


  • Enjoy this 3-hour guided food tour in downtown Vancouver
  • Indulge in 6 food tastings, including maple syrup and sushi
  • Learn about the history of the beautiful city and the food that is found there
  • Walk along the historic streets of Gastown
  • Visit the popular steam clock
Full description
To start, your local guide will teach you about the North Shore of Vancouver, where you will see the beautiful waterfront and mountains. First stop is a local maple store. Hear stories about Canada's favorite food item, maple syrup! You can also pick up souvenirs. Next, stop at a local sushi restaurant. Learn about the big sushi culture in Vancouver and taste fresh local sushi. Afterwards, walk along the historic streets of Gastown and learn about the past and present of this beautiful area. Visit the popular steam clock. Try poutine, Canada's famous dish with fries, cheese curds and gravy. Your guide will share some trends and tales of the city before stopping in for a surprise: a delicious vegetable based dish. Enter the most beautiful square in the city and learn about the founder of Gastown. This spot is a great opportunity for photos. Finish the tour with some refreshing ice cream. Your guide will show you a great bar for local beers. There is another amazing secret dish as well!
  • All food and drinks
  • Hotel pick-up and drop off

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Meeting point

We meet outside the Dominion building, 207 West Hastings Street V6B1H7. Your guide will be standing there to greet you with an orange umbrella.

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What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes

Know before you go

  • Please bring a rain jacket or umbrella, as the weather in Vancouver can be unpredictable
  •  You can choose between a shared or private tour
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.6 /5

based on 11 reviews

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January 23, 2022

Thanks liam who is really friendly .We enjoy his tour guide. The food were delicious!

February 5, 2020


Wunderbare interessante Foodtour durch fancy Restaurants. Philippe , unserer Guide war äusserst nett und unterhaltsam. Gerne wieder!!

August 23, 2019


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