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“VBT is the tour to take!”

Vancouver Brewery Tours
Ranked #4 of 60 Food & Drink in Vancouver
Certificate of Excellence
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Owner description: Rated Vancouver's #1 Brewery Tour on Trip Advisor for 5 Years! Craft beer is our passion. At Vancouver Brewery Tours we take great pride in connecting you with Vancouver's vibrant craft beer scene through fun and informative brewery tours. Whether it's our scenic Walking Brewery Tours or transportation provided Vancouver Brewery Tours, your adventure begins at our most popular craft breweries for behind the scenes tours where you'll enjoy VIP access, learn the story behind each brewery, some brewing 101 and most importantly enjoy craft beers with new friends and old. Did we mention all guests receive a free Vancouver Brewery Tours beer glass as a souvenir? Public Tours are offered daily are a great way to explore our craft breweries and our beautiful city. Private Group Tours are also available by request and are perfect for birthday parties, bachelor and bachelorette parties, corporate events and much more.
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Reviewed September 2, 2013

My friend and I took the Saturday tour with Ryan and Stephanie and it was great!
They were very friendly, knowledgeable, helpful, fun and mindful of our safety.
This is a great 3hr tour which covers enough ground and doesn't take up your entire day. A good glimpse into what happens behind the scenes at the small privately-owned breweries. Two of them were quite new and it was good to hear the stories from the owners as to how they came to be. It's a worthwhile introduction to the basics of brewing and this growing industry in the city.

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Reviewed August 18, 2013

What a great way to spend a Saturday. My friends and I started our tour at 12 noon and ended at 3 pm. Ryan, our tour guide, was very knowledgeable and friendly! The tour consisted of 3 breweries and about 3-4 tastings per brewery...more than enough to get everyone a little buzzed. I highly recommend this tour to any craft beer aficionados or anyone who enjoys a nice drink and a great time on a weekend!

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Reviewed August 10, 2013

Ryan and Steph lead a great day of tours through 3 of Vancouver's wonderful breweries. Ryan was pleasant and accommodating and the Brewers were eager to talk shop and educate the group on all aspects of the brewing process. I highly recommend this tour to anyone who is even mildly interested in local craft beer.

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Reviewed July 15, 2013

We took the tour as part of a friends bachelor party and both Ryan & Steph were excellent hosts. We got to sample some amazing beers and they were very knowledgeable about Vancouver beer history and the Craft beer industry. We went to 3 separate breweries: Deep Cove Brewery, Parallel 49 & Steamworks. Ryan got us into each brewery and we basically had VIP access to the facilities. They provided bottled water and snacks in the vain and played great music.

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Reviewed July 4, 2013

Being strictly a wine lover, I was eager to learn more about craft beers. Hey, who are we kidding? I'm just trying to be hip and relate to something that my adult kids enjoy. The Vancouver Brewery Tour was great - very informational and professional. Although Stephanie and Ryan are passionate and uber-knowledgeable about craft beers, they patiently explained the different processes to me, someone who is never sure what the difference is between a sleeve, a glass and a pint! The 3 breweries were very unique and each visit had its own flavour. Sampling portions were very generous. The van was roomy and it was fun to meet new people and share beer stories. The fact that the tour started and ended at the Waterfront Skytrain station is brilliant, as returning home was a pleasant breeze.

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