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Unique Walking Tours through Victoria's History. Chinatown Walks focus on the fascinating story of Canada's oldest Chinatown, while Discovery Walks cover a wide range of topics.
Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
+1 250-384-6698
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Reviewed October 7, 2018

Hello, I live in Victoria and have done several of the tours this company offers. Last week I took a friend who was visiting from Scotland. This is a fantastic way to learn about the history of Victoria. The guides are fun, engaging and well...More

Thank Johanne-Pascale
Reviewed September 4, 2018

We’ve done a number of walking tours, and this was perhaps the most enjoyable one we’ve ever done. Our guide, John, was extremely knowledgeable about the history of the city, and he delivered information in a way that tied the history of the city together...More

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Reviewed July 14, 2018

We had a wonderful tour guide who was very well informed and very funny! She recanted the history of the area is a most amusing way. The walk was well paced, reasonably priced and not strenuous. If i were in town again, I'd definitely go...More

Thank Paul U
Reviewed June 26, 2018 via mobile

Did tour this morning. Chris was awesome! Enjoyed the Tam Kung Temple, learning fan tan. Would go on another Discover the Past walking tour when back in Victoria Kim/Bryan Alberta

Thank Kim R
Reviewed June 6, 2018 via mobile

This city tour, walking tour is for you. We spent 90 minutes with a very energetic, enthusiastic and theatrical Johanna, and never missed a word. I am hard of hearing and usually push to the front of these tours and exhaust myself with concentration. Not...More

1  Thank Arandee
Reviewed May 25, 2018

I did the Old Town and Bastion Square Ghostly Walks tour. This is the later tour that starts at 9:30PM and what our guide called "the classic ghost tour". Bryn, the guide, was fantastic. She was so enthusiastic and a wonderfully engaging story teller. It's...More

Thank Alayna P
Reviewed September 21, 2017

John Adams took us on a fascinating walk through downtown and helped us better understand the history of the city and province and its place in Canada. Highly recommend.

Thank 19LarissaC68
Reviewed August 15, 2017 via mobile

We really enjoyed our tour with Phil Foster on the Discover The Past Tour in Victoria. Our small group was treated to an interesting walking tour of Victoria. I really liked the way Phil linked the building of Victoria's parliament to the life of it's...More

Thank Brian B
Reviewed July 30, 2017

Greatly enjoyed our history tour with Chris. This company uses small personal amplifiers that go in your ear--on our tour of four I thought this was overkill but I was amazed at how nice it was to always be able to hear Chris (and I...More

Thank Belize62
Reviewed July 21, 2017

Our guide was very experienced, personable and incredibly informed; while the personal amplifiers made it easy to hear him at all times. We enjoyed the 2 young helpers who surprised us along the way with samples from local shops. this tour is very recommended.

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September 29, 2018|
Response from Kim R | Reviewed this property |
$15.00 per person worth it.
May 28, 2017|
Response from bsmith821 |
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September 11, 2015|
Response from Chris A | Property representative |
Hi Stephylou, Thanks for getting in touch. Our Chinatown Walks cover several blocks. For those that are able there is an optional journey up 52 stairs to the oldest Chinese temple in Canada. The distance of our Discovery... More