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The Tour Guys are a collective of guides - passionate history junkies, pop culture buffs and dynamic storytellers - who have their finger on the pulse of what makes Vancouver tick. As one of the top rated tourist attractions in both Vancouver and...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
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Reviewed yesterday

Excellent, insightful, professional, bubbly and fun tour guide in Vancouver. Enjoy it and great exercise around town. Highly recommended. Adam

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Date of experience: March 2019
Thank adam19121987
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Did 2 of these tours whilst in Vancouver. Both guides were fun and friendly, very informative and enthusiastic in their delivery. Well established routes with well planned information.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank sb_travel_bug
petegas78, Front Office Manager at Tour Guys Vancouver, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you! We're glad you had a great time. Cheers,

Reviewed November 13, 2018

it was really nice to get Alex's local perspective, she knew a lot! Gave very interesting facts - good mixture of history and other interesting stuff.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Paradise59629973463
Reviewed November 8, 2018

We did 2 tours, Gastown with Emma and Granville Island with Erik. We had a large group with Emma and didn't enjoy it very much because of the size (20- 25). Apparently, people had just turned up without pre-booking, and Emma commented that they would...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Abbykat
Reviewed November 5, 2018

We only had 1 day in Vancouver and wanted to see and learn as much as possible in a short time. So we took the Tour Guys Vancouver free walking Tour on Granville Street and Gastown. Even though it was a very rainy morning, we...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Max S
Reviewed November 2, 2018 via mobile

It was such a nice tour that we experienced on Wednesday, Oct 31st. Thank you Erik for all the information you shared for each of the historical monuments. You were very knowledgeable and fun to listen to. Thank you for explaining everything in detail, in...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Mary R
Reviewed October 23, 2018

We did two tours, one of Chinatown with Alex and one of Downtown & the Waterfront with Emma. Both were excellent. I loved the extra details we got, the wonderful stories, and the places that we visited that we would have missed without a guide....More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank sue w
Reviewed October 15, 2018

We only had one day to see Vancouver so we spent it with The Tour Guys! In the morning we walked through Gastown with Marla who is fascinating and entertaining. In the afternoon, we opted for a private tour of Chinatown with Ali. He has...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Karen W
Reviewed October 13, 2018

We did both the Downtown and the Gastown tour with Emma. It was informative and a lot of fun, Emma was a very humorous and knowledgable guide! Highly recommend!

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank ChristineLouiseN
Reviewed October 11, 2018

Had a great tour with Marla. She told interesting stories along with the basic history. Plan to go on another walking tour with the Tour Guys on a future trip to Vancouver.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Tammy_and_Brent
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Granville Street
Granville Street spans many, multiple city blocks and
has become so fastidiously known for its nightclubs
and watering holes that it's fondly nicknamed the
city's 'Entertainment District.' Friday and Saturday
nights are the most popular and lively, with young
revelers taking to the streets in droves and keeping
the party going until late. Granville Street, being
mostly open to pedestrian-only traffic, has a healthy
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May 24, 2018|
Response from jenniealee | Reviewed this property |
Yes you would need to register online to get a confirmation number. Sometimes they don't check tho.
February 9, 2018|
Response from Lynda C | Reviewed this property |
I imagine they are closed for the winter. If they have resumed by April, you will have no difficulty booking a tour - they don't limit numbers
Vinny L
January 14, 2018|
Response from kismetpook | Reviewed this property |
Hi Kismetpook Thanks for your inquiry, we are currently finalizing our Summer 2018 schedule before it goes on line and will have it up by the end of January. We will be in full swing by May and we don't turn anyone away from... More