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Food Walking Tour of Granville Island Public Market

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Discover one of Vancouver's top attractions on this 2-hour, food walking tour. On the aptly named 'A Wok Around Granville Island Public Market Tour,' sip, savor, taste, and enjoy a deliciously entertaining and informative culinary experience. Bring a hearty appetite and sample some of the freshest and most unique food items this famed market has to offer.
  • Small groups of no more than 10 keep the tour personal and uncrowded
  • Sample Canadian delights and locally produced artisanal treats
  • Learn about the attractions and specialty shops that surround the market
  • Get introduced to new foods and flavors by a trained chef
What to Expect
Bring your appetite and sense of culinary curiosity for this 2-hour walking tour of Granville Island Public Market. Meet your guide (a chef with insider knowledge of the market and its food) outside before heading in for a morning or afternoon of delicious discovery. The market is open to the public, but this tour with an industry insider helps you explore the little things that are easy to overlook but make your visit memorable. All the food samples and nonalcoholic drinks are included in the price of the tour. You’ll go home full of knowledge and maple-cured salmon, fresh ciabatta, local charcuterie, artisan chocolates, and many more treats from the bustling Vancouver landmark.
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Departure Point
Intersection of West 2nd Avenue and Anderson Street
(Across the street from the Tour Bus Stop)
Return Details
The tour will end at the entrance of Granville Island Public Market
  • Food tasting
  • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • Wheelchair accessible, please advise at time of booking if assistance is required
  • Minimum numbers apply. There is a possibility of cancellation after confirmation if there are not enough passengers to meet requirements. In the event of this occurring, an alternative or full refund will be offered
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed our Granville Island tour with Robert. He was knowledgeable, pleasant and personable. Vancouver, BC has so many exciting places to visit!

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Kent Y
RWS1111075, Owner at A Wok Around Chinatown, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your kind words. Food plays an important part in my life....Sharing it with you is icing on the cake!!! Hope you had a good trip!! Please come back to Vancouver!!!!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I visited Vancouver this past weekend and we took the walking food tour through the Granville market. Our guide, Rohan was not only super friendly but also a well informed foodie. He knew the market very well and had tons of knowledge...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Tiffany S
Reviewed 8 September 2019

Whenever we visit a new city, we try to do a food tour and this was no exception. This tour was alot of fun, with a lot of interesting information provided. The samples that were provided were sensational.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Stephen E
Reviewed 24 August 2019 via mobile

Our tour with Bob through the Granville Island public market was great. Bob was able to accommodate our group of 5 the night before the tour which was very much appreciated! We learned a lot about the island and the food in the market. You’ll...More

Thank muzig84
Reviewed 20 August 2019

I've been on a few food tours that included prepared food at restaurants. This one is a tour of a large market. Great fun. We learned a lot about the area and sampled food along the way. It was a wonderful market to visit and...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank KathyH571
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3 July 2018|
Response from luv2travelez | Reviewed this property |
We had a gluten free person with us and she just avoided the items she couldn’t eat. She said she didn’t feel slighted because there were plenty of things on the tour that she could eat.
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