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A Wok Around Chinatown: Culinary and Cultural Walking Tour

From $83.43
Highlights
  • Chinatown can be overwhelming: Let an off-duty chef navigate for you
  • Learn about Vancouver’s Chinese culture in the world’s top urban garden
  • Food tastings, tea samples, and dim sum lunch included
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A Wok Around Chinatown: Culinary and Cultural Walking Tour
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A Wok Around Chinatown: Culinary and Cultural Walking Tour
From $83.43
Overview

Let an off-duty chef navigate for you on this food and walking tour of Vancouver’s Chinatown. After a leisurely stroll through the iconic Dr. Sun Yat Sen Classical Chinese Garden, head into the heart of Chinatown to sample a variety of traditional foods. The tour allows you to avoid the hassle of making reservations and scouting out the area’s best eateries on your own.

What to Expect

Start the morning at the Dr. Sun Yat Sen Classical Chinese Garden. As you stroll through the gardens, your guide provides an overview of Chinese culture in Vancouver and points out landmarks you may not have recognized had you come on your own.

The sheer number of restaurants in Chinatown can be overwhelming, so let you guide choose for you. Visit hidden gems and establishments loved by locals where you sample a variety of traditional foods and treats.

Cap the tour with a sit-down meal of piping hot dim sum. A small group size of 10 people or fewer ensures an personal experience and the full attention of your guide. The tour ends with plenty of time left in the day to explore on your own.

Reviews (61)
1 - 5 of 43 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
The perfect host for a fascinating tour of Chinese culture and food

As others have stated, Bob Sung was both knowledgable and thorough. He integrated Chinese philosophy and food in a way that explains so much about Chinese culture. He was both pleasant and an inquisitive person. He was a fabulous listener, wanting to glean as much...More

1  Thank jaybonner
Reviewed 4 weeks ago
A true WOK around Chinatown

Bob Sung was both knowledgeable and pleasant. He made the tour educational, fun, and interactive. I learned so many things. The apple tart at New Town, a CNN place to eat was fantastic. The Dim Sum lunch was fantastic. His knowledge of Chinese culture and...More

Thank Vacation620703
Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Wonderful thing to do in Vancouver

Just retuned from a 3 day visit to Vancouver. We were a party of 4 and learned about this tour from the concierge at our hotel. It was a memorable experience and all of us really enjoyed the tour very much. Bob Sung is a...More

Thank rfreedman1572
Reviewed October 7, 2018
Fabulous way to tour Chinatown!

I would highly recommend this tour! Bob is a fantastic guide and I came away from this tour knowing so much more about Chinese culture and history. The food is delicious and the Chinese tea demonstration was unique and a delight. This tour will leave...More

Thank TNV0LS
Reviewed September 23, 2018
Great tour, even for Vancouverites!

Bob's tour is terrific. As a local who wants to learn more about Chinatown, it was very educational and I learned a tremendous amount about Chinese food and culture. Highlights for me were the traditional garden, the dim sum lunch and the stop at the...More

Thank Rennie B
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