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Free tour of Vancouver's Historic Downtown

Duration: 2h
Languages: English, Spanish
Guru: Sara
Registered on January 31, 2024

Hi! My name is Sara. I've been living in this beautiful city for the last 4 years. Vancouver seems to be a modern city only but it has a vast history behind. Let's explore the iconic neighborhoods and get to know its history in a fun way. It doesn't have to be serious all the time!

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  • No minimum number of attendees
    No minimum number of attendees is required for the tour
  • Free booking and cancellation
    Free payment tour, no set price, booking and cancellation are free

Tour description

We will explore together the old Downtown of Vancouver, where it all began! We will take a tour of the most emblematic places in Gastown and Chinatown.

On this tour you will have a more personal approach to this beautiful city. We will get to know the most important places through their history and curious facts about these neighborhoods.

I will give you recommendations on what other places to visit, Canadian culture and tips to make your visit an unforgettable trip!

We will visit:
1. Station viewpoint
2. Waterfront Station
2. Angel of Victory
3. Gastown
4. Steam clock
5. Woodwards building
6.Maple leaf square
7. The Europa Hotel
8. Chinatown
9. Garden of Saint Yut Sen
10. Victory Square, among others...

Book now, see you soon! Go sightseeing!


*If the tour indicates complete, send me a message! There is certainly additional space.

**If you need the tour in Spanish or English at either time, just let me know and we can coordinate it.

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Highlights

What will we visit on this tour?

  • Meeting point:
    601 W Cordova St, Vancouver, BC V6B 1...
    601 W Cordova St, Vancouver, BC V6B 1G1, Canada
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    The meeting point is inside the Waterfront station. Through the main entrance. 601 West Cordova. You will see me with a Guruwalks logo on my lapel.

  • 1
    Outside visit
    Waterfront Station
  • 2
    Outside visit
    Gastown Steam Clock
  • 3
    Outside visit
    Gastown
  • 4
    Outside visit
    Vancouver Chinatown Millennium Gate
  • 5
    Outside visit
    Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Classical Chinese Garden
  • 6
    Outside visit
    Victory Square

How much does this tour cost?

Free tours do not have a set price, instead, each person gives the guru at the end of the tour the amount that he or she considers appropriate (these usually range from €10 to $50 depending on satisfaction with the tour).

Tour opinions

30 ratings
4.9
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Professionalism
4.87
Fun
4.73
Expression
4.7
Quality
4.73
Route
4.73
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David 19 May 2024
Basingstoke

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Travelled in couple - May 2024
Sara met us and was very pleasant and welcoming. She had a nice opening style. I was impressed because Vancouver was not her home town but she had a good knowledge and delivered her tour in a good style which made it interesting.
GISLAINE 15 May 2024
Campo Grande

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Travelled in couple - May 2024
Super recomendo!!! Sara transformou uma simples caminhada por downtown em uma experiência divertida e muito interessante. Cheia de relatos da história e fatos interessantes sobre Vancouver e o Canadá 🍁. Não deixe de agendar caso visite Vancouver
Cath 12 May 2024
Brisbane

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Travelled in couple - May 2024
We were so lucky to get Sarah all you ourselves after a group cancelled So special the hear the Vancouver story and make sense of the city’s landmarks
Juan 12 May 2024
Mexico City

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Travelled alone - May 2024
Me encantó el tour, muy amena compañía y excelente conocimiento de la información :))
Lucy 10 May 2024
Tallahassee

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Travelled in couple - May 2024
Sara was an excellent guide. She started off getting the small group acquainted. Sara shares interesting and detailed information about the history and culture of Vancouver this was my second visit but I saw more and enjoyed more thanks to Sara. Pacing of the tour was very good.
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Who is this tour for?

Accessibility
Non suitable for people with reduced mobility.
Groups
Does not accept large group reservations.
Pets
Suitable for carrying pets.

What should you know?

Minimum of attendees
There is no minimum number of people required for the tour.
Additional costs:
The tour does not require the payment of entrance fees or additional expenses.
Free cancellation
If you will not be able to attend the tour, please cancel your booking, otherwise the guide will be waiting for you.
Payment methods
Only cash payment is accepted.
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