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Talaysay Tours

76 reviews
About Talaysay Tours
Talaysay Tours has been providing tours and authentic cultural experiences since 2002. We have activities, tours and experiences for all ages and groups. Our activities include Talking Trees Walking Tours and Spoken Treasures Walkinng Tours, nature and history walks, hikes, snowshoe tours and indigenous cultural events and performances. Stanley Park, Vancouver and North Vancouver is our primary location.
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Sechelt, Canada
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Spoken Treasures - Indigenous Walking Tour
US$30.88 per adult
Talking Trees Tour Hike with Catered Salmon Lunch on the North Shore
US$81.07 per adult
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Reviewed October 15, 2018

We took a group of approx. 50 staff for a teambuilding and learning experience with Talaysay Tours to learn about local indigenous culture. It was phenomenal! The tour guides were excellent, and helped craft a morning that really met the needs of our staff. Highly...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed October 15, 2018 via mobile

This past Thursday, my mom and I had the chance to participate in the Talking Trees tour. Candace and Sarah showed us the parts of the forest that were important to their families in history. It was interesting, peaceful, and so enjoyable. I would absolutely...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Candace C, Owner at Talaysay Tours, responded to this reviewResponded October 17, 2018

Leanne and Judy, Thank you so much for joining us. We truly enjoyed our morning with you and we are grateful for your feedback. Wishing you both the very best. Candace and Sarah

Reviewed October 15, 2018

Our tour was on October 14, 2018. We learned some history of the Salish peoples, as well as some story telling. Candace explained how the various plants and trees were used, and how they supported indigenous communities. Halfway through the tour we were given some...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 14, 2018

We wanted to both see Stanley Park and to learn more about the indigenous people’s experience in and around Vancouver. Candace was the perfect guide. She provided us with both information and with history, and did so with a sense of humor. I would highly...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 4, 2018

Thank you to Candace Campo for an exceptional morning this week that included a traditional greeting, a Talking Trees walk by the Esquimalt lagoon and along the tree-lined campus trails, plus an indigenous cultural talk to the 4th year students in Global Tourism Management. 2...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 3, 2018

I attended a walking tour in Porpoise Bay Park near Sechelt. Candace is so kind and knowledgeable, it has been a pleasure listening to her stories while walking on nice, flat trails. Great insights into Indigenous culture and their bond with nature. Highly recommmend!

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed September 7, 2018

We had one afternoon to spend in Vancouver, on August 29, 2018, and decided to take the tour with a First Nations guide. We are so pleased to have made this decision! Our guide, Jonathan Clarke, introduced us to not only the history of the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 15, 2018 via mobile

I was the only person on my tour. I found the history and information very interesting and informative and my guide was excellent. I would definitely recommend this tour.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Candace C, Owner at Talaysay Tours, responded to this reviewResponded August 22, 2018

We would like to take the opportunity to thank you for joining us on our Talking Trees tour in Stanley Park. Your feedback and review is truly appreciated by the Talaysay Team. Warmest wishes, Candace Campo - Operator.

Reviewed August 1, 2018

We took this tour with our kids between preschool and grade 4. As an adult, I found the tour very fascinating and would strongly recommend it. The school kids were fascinated by the uses for various plants and preschoolers were fascinated by the various stories...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Candace C, Owner at Talaysay Tours, responded to this reviewResponded August 22, 2018

Sophie, Thank you for joining us with your students. We love working with children and will continue to strive to make our tour both information and fun. Best wishes, Candace

Reviewed July 31, 2018

Jonathan was great and his pride for his native heritage was contagious. The walk was beautiful and very informative. My only suggestion would be to have better arrangements as to a meetup point

Date of experience: July 2018
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Candace C, Owner at Talaysay Tours, responded to this reviewResponded August 22, 2018

So glad you enjoyed the tour with Jonathan. Your feedback is valued regarding the meeting location set up. Wishing you a great summer. Candace

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June 30, 2016|
Response from Candace C | Property representative |
Good day. Our Talking Trees Interpretive Walk Tour is $35 pp. Duration: 1.5 hrs. Location Stanley Park, Vancouver. Squamish, Alice Lake. Porpoise Bay, Sechelt. BC. Our First Nations Interpretive Paddle is $126 pp... More