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Vancouver Urban Adventures - CLOSED

601 Cordova St W, Vancouver, British Columbia V6B 1G1, Canada
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Fun and Informative tour of Waterfront/Chinatown

Having moved here from Alberta, I wanted to learn more about Vancouver and Chinatown. I had a... read more

Reviewed August 26, 2011
Diana Z
,
Burnaby
Great walking tour of Gastown and Chinatown

My family had already gone on a tour bus and groaned when I told them we were signed up for a... read more

Reviewed July 10, 2011
MinnesotaAgnes
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Minnesota
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Aug 26, 2011
“Fun and Informative tour of Waterfront/Chinatown”
Jul 10, 2011
“Great walking tour of Gastown and Chinatown”
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601 Cordova St W, Vancouver, British Columbia V6B 1G1, Canada
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Reviewed August 26, 2011

Having moved here from Alberta, I wanted to learn more about Vancouver and Chinatown. I had a Living Social coupon for a 2 for 1 tour of the Waterfront and Chinatown. Lee, the tour guide, met us at the Waterfront Skytrain station, and proceeded to...More

7  Thank Diana Z
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Reviewed July 10, 2011

My family had already gone on a tour bus and groaned when I told them we were signed up for a walking tour of Gastown and Chinatown, areas covered in the bus trip. They wondered what more could they learn. Well I'm hear to tell...More

3  Thank MinnesotaAgnes
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Reviewed July 9, 2011

I was on a Gastown/Chinatown tour a couple of weeks ago and just wanted to write to say the tour was very interesting and the guide was excellent! Jana clearly knew her stuff and, more importantly, seemed to really care about the information she shared...More

1  Thank CarolynJS
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Reviewed June 28, 2011

The Gastown & Chinatown tour we did during our holiday in Vancouver was outstanding. Our Guide Blaze was passionate, informative, and had great humour mixed into his commentary. We got a great perspective of historic Gastown and Chinatown was quite fascinating. I definitely would recommend...More

4  Thank Craig6766
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Reviewed June 27, 2011

I did the Gastown and Chinatown walking tour. The tour was good but not great. I didn't think that for the money it was worth $25CAD. Our tour guide Blaine or Blaze (?) gave a very informative tour. I kept having issues with my headset...More

2  Thank christine p
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Reviewed June 13, 2011

I treated my friend to the walking tour today. Luckily for us, the other tourists didn't turn up so we had Jenny Craig, our guide, all to ourselves. She was amazing and so much fun. We live in this city but she opened our eyes...More

2  Thank JRogers70
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Reviewed May 29, 2011

I have lived in Vancouver most of my life (37 years) and have worked in the tourism Industry for over half of it! I found this tour to be extremely informative (great for both locals and visitors!), highly enjoyable and very different from any of...More

1  Thank researching
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Reviewed May 3, 2011

I thought I knew Vancouver very well but learned a few things on this enjoyable two-hour tour of Gastown and Chinatown. We visited lots of places and got to taste a local beer along the way. The guide, Blaise, was great and the whole experience...More

1  Thank Beth056
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Reviewed February 20, 2011

We came upon this guided walking tour online and decided to give it a chance. We were so impressed by the amount of things we saw, the knowledgable and personable manner of our guide and the blending of historical fact and current urban culture. We...More

3  Thank sockercutie
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Reviewed February 13, 2011

After numerous visits and six years living in the city in the 1970s, my husband and I thought we knew Vancouver pretty well. Not so! Our 2 hour walking tour of historic Gastown (beautifully and authentically restored) and Chinatown (less beautified but a real window...More

1  Thank AlisonBosnia
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A visit to Gastown is like turning back the clock and
stepping into a bygone era. With the distinction of
being Vancouver's oldest neighborhood, the many
plaques that stud the cobbled streets of Gastown tell
the story of its colorful past, giving Vancouver's
history a more lively presence here than anywhere
else. Having been originally founded around a popular
worker's saloon, it's no wonder that today some of
...More
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