Downtown Vancouver

2-hour Private Walking Tour

Highlights

  • See how Vancouver has developed from a cornerstone city of the British Empire to the modern metropolis it is today
  • Stroll through the amazing architecture and public artworks that make up Vancouver
  • Visit what was once the tallest building in the British Empire
  • Explore Vancouver’s oldest Cathedral and the controversy of how it came to be
  • Walk down the Granville entertainment district and ‘walk of stars’
  • Hear how Katherine Hepburn brought late-night room service to the city

Priced from
$160*

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*’Priced from’ rate is in CAD based on 1 guest traveling alone.

ALL TOURS Include PHOTOS

While you can’t put a price on memories, a vacation photographer can cost upwards of $350 an hour, just for photos! On this tour you’ll get 10 professionally edited photos from your experience to remember your time in Vancouver ……  at no extra cost.

What’s Included?

  • Bottled water will be provided for every guest
  • Your own private guide-ographer will escort you throughout the tour providing an unforgettably enjoyable experience. We’ll take the path least-traveled without missing the major sites, all while capturing your experience in a unique and fun way
  • 10 professionally edited photos in a downloadable high-resolution online gallery will be sent within 5 days after your tour

Details

Vancouver has seen rapid expansion in the 21st century and it’s easy to feel small amongst the multitude of skyscrapers that reach for the heavens. On this 2-hour private walking tour of Downtown Vancouver, you’ll be transported through the history of the city.

Your private guide will lead you to beautiful examples of architecture including the Marine Building, once a hallmark of the British Empire, it remains one of the best-preserved art deco towers in Canada. Take a ride in the lift for a photo to remember.

A quick stop at the oldest gentleman’s club in town, full of old-world charm and scandalous stories a plenty before absolving our sins at the Christ Church Cathedral.

As we pass through the Granville entertainment district you’ll hear how this strip of theatres once started as a freak show and went on to host celebrities such as Frank Sinatra and Charlie Chaplin.

This tour is an excellent introduction to Vancouver and will leave you yearning for more.

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Meeting Point

Hotel pickup and dropoff can be arranged for an additional fee. If you prefer to make your own way, we will provide you with an exact meeting point near the Vancouver Convention Centre and instructions how to get there.

Walking Difficulty

Your guide will work with you to set the pace giving you the flexibility to stop or rest where needed or push the pace and discover more. This tour is also suitable for wheelchairs and strollers so accessibility is not an issue.

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