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FREE walking tours are what we're known best for, but we offer private tour guides, group tours, school field trips and more. Our tours cover what's cool, interesting, and exciting about Toronto, from graffiti to ghosts, and the best places to eat...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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25 Cole St | This is our mailing address only., Toronto, Ontario M5A 4M3, Canada
Downtown West
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+1 800-691-9320
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We did the Downtown Toronto tour with Peter - what a legend! I would highly recommend The Tour Guys and this tour to anyone. It is an hour and a half long tour and we were contending with pretty chilly conditions, but Peter kept it...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank DavoPhillips
JasonTourGuy, Owner at Tour Guys, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thanks very much for your kind words, and I do hope you can join us for a tour again!

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Peter the guide was personable, friendly, passionate about history and is just a likeable guy in general - which is what i really love about these kinds of tour. 100% recommended!

Date of experience: December 2018
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JasonTourGuy, Owner at Tour Guys, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

We're so glad you enjoyed the tour!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Attending a walking tour with Jackie was a great way to learn some history of Toronto which is very interesting and found out about places you wouldn’t normally run into as a tourist. I was impressed with how much knowledge Jackie knew about the City...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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JasonTourGuy, Owner at Tour Guys, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thanks for taking a tour with us, and I'm glad you appreciate the amount of work our guides put into learning about the city and sharing it with our guests!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent!Really interesting amd entertaining. Aaron was both funny and knowledgeable. I highly recommend.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Isabelle L
JasonTourGuy, Owner at Tour Guys, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thanks for recommending us. Aaron does do a great job of connecting his guests to the city he loves!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I did the downtown tour with Bree a few weeks ago. It was a cold day, so she managed to do parts of it underground to stay warm. She is a great storyteller and had many good facts to tell us about Toronto, it was...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had the downtown tour with Michelle and she did a great job telling stories about the history and now of Toronto. It was easy to follow for an foreign English speaker!

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Was on a 3 day tour of toronto. This was a last minute booking, the Tour guide was delightfully narrative on the history of toronto. Highly recommend everyone to take this tour.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Thoroughly enjoyed our tour. Meeting in the station was simple. The guide was friendly and made the tour fun and informative. I would recommend Tour Guys for anyone wanting to learn more about the city. We tipped 10 dollars each which seemed to be what...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The tour is the perfect tour if you want to know the most popular places in downtown Toronto without getting lost or not knowing where to start! It is very detailed and super friendly. Time flies, and it's not super long. The person that helped...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great FREE tour of Downtown Toronto lead by Aaron. He was knowledgeable and fun and pointed out various facts that even the locals were not aware of. Meeting point was easy, directly opposite the information desk at Union Station. Would recommend

Date of experience: November 2018
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Jeannie K
July 6, 2018|
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Response from JasonTourGuy | Property representative |
If you are looking for "pay what you feel" public tours, our schedule is listed on our website. For private or custom tours, we are available to do that as well and we invite you to contact us through our website. We look... More
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Here's my number... so call me maybe? Toronto Mailing Address: 58 Bentworth Ave, #2 Toronto, ON Canada M6A 1P4 ​ Tel: 647-557-3249 Fax: 647-494-3163 Toll-free tour hotline - 1.800.691.9320
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Sherwood Park
"Tour Guys" Vancouver (4 Replies)
Does anyone know if this tour group is ceasing operations? they are only showing available dates until the end of May. I have sent several emails asking about booking June 4th without a response. I have friends arriving from the UK and I thought this would be a great intro for first time visitors.
May 15, 2011|
Response fromBC_Robyn|
Do your friends enjoy good food? They could go along on a Vancouver Food Tour with Melody Fury... it would be a really unique way to be introduced to Vancouver.
cubagirlwpg
winnipeg
Tour guys giving tours on Good Friday? (2 Replies)
Hi just wondering if Tour Guys would be doing their regular Gastown tour on Good Friday @ 1 pm?? Thx for the info! Also are restaurants open on Good Friday?
April 19, 2011|
Response fromBuccaneerDave|
Probably best to email or call them directly at: TOUR GUYS VANCOUVER – 604.690.5909 - steve@tourguys.ca
onwego
Connecticut
So much to see but so little time-Suggestions on what to do! (3 Replies)
One can easily spend over a week and not see all there is to see. We will arrive on a Thursday afternoon and will catch a cruise at noon on Saturday so it doesn’t give us much time to explore Vancouver. We would like to spend some time exploring Stanley Park and Granville Island. We thought strolling through Gastown would be a neat thing to do as well. Is it possible to do these things in the short time we are there? We were also thinking of the Tour Guys tour of Downtown and Waterfront...More
June 23, 2011|
Response fromBC_Robyn|
I think what you've got on your itinerary is fine, but here are a few local pointers from somebody who lives/works downtown: Steamworks is great, but you might also enjoy the Yaletown Brewing Co in Yaletown, which is a lot closer to your hotel... about a 5-6 minute walk. Just as good craft beer, and I'd even argue better food. Less touristy than Steamworks but still hugely popular amongst locals. They have a nice patio, too. Granville Island should be be visited no later than 5pm. The...More