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Walking Tours by Discover the Past

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Victoria, Canada
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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.
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We thought they might cancel this walking tour because of the rain--not so. Chris, the tour leader, was only too happy to lead us on a tour of discovery. We've been on many tours here there and everywhere, but this was amazing! I learned so...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Darryl H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The general history "Victoria's Story" walking tour was a way to stretch more than my legs: by the end, my head was bursting with facts and fascinating details about this lovely city and its layers of history. My guide was Brynne, a young woman of...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Wilsonna
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I wanted to start off saying that this tour started out well. Chris meet me and my wife and was very informative about history and had a great conversation. As with most tours you get incitement information and learn alot about a town that you...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Raz3124
Reviewed May 5, 2019

I took the morning history walk from the inner harbour to chinatown with a great host and learned lot of historical bits. I am a native Victorian . Lived here my whole life and I did not know some of this stuff. Where the original...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank marimbagirl
Reviewed April 13, 2019

Both my wife and I took the tour and had an awesome time learning about the city and tons of its history. Chris was great at answering all questions and we loved the way he was able to bring some personal history to the tour,...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank pwvictoria
Reviewed December 26, 2018

Amazing value for the cost. "The Ghosts of Christmas Past" was 90 minutes of Victoria history told in the most entertaining and funny way. Brin, our guide made history come alive and told stories I had never heard even though I'm a native of Victoria....More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Gwyneth W
Reviewed December 10, 2018

Chris and his dad have really done their research. They are true historians of Victoria’s past and love to share their knowledge with their guests. I did both the overall tour and the Chinatown walk and both were informative, fun, and interesting. Ask them anything,...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Jorgy40
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

Date of experience: September 2018
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

Date of experience: September 2018
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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

Date of experience: June 2018
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$15.00 per person worth it.
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stephyloupratt
September 11, 2015|
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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
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