Recent Searches
Clear

Victoria Guided Food and History Tour

|
Badge of Excellence
|
Victoria, Canada
Victoria Guided Food and History Tour

Select Date and Travelers

Number of travelers
1 Adult2 Adults3 Adults4 Adults5 Adults6 Adults7 Adults8 Adults9 Adults10 Adults11 Adults12 Adults0 Infants1 Infant2 Infants3 Infants4 Infants5 Infants6 Infants7 Infants8 Infants9 Infants10 Infants11 Infants12 Infants
Free cancellation
Up to 24 hours in advance. Learn more
Loading available options...


Safety measures
icon2 hours  (approx.)
Mobile ticket
iconOffered in: English
Good for avoiding crowds

Overview

Explore Victoria's history and culinary scene on this walking tour of the British Columbian city. Follow a guide to highlights such as the Parliament Buildings, the Inner Harbor Causeway, Trounce Alley, Bastion and Market squares, Fan Tan Alley, the Harmonious Gates of Interest, and the Victoria Public Market. Along the way, stop for between food tastings of craft beer, chocolate, tea, tapas, cheese, bread, olive oil, and other local products.
  • History and food tour of Victoria, British Columbia
  • Walk through the city in the company of a guide, who provides commentary and directions
  • Stop for multiple food tastings of local products
  • Learn the culinary history of Victoria
  • Morning or afternoon tour times to fit your schedule
Saved to wishlist!
Accommodation as per itinerary
Gratuities
Victoria Public Market at the Hudson , 1701 Douglas St #6, Victoria, BC V8W 0C1, Canada

We meet inside the Douglas St. entrance of the Victoria Public Market (1701 Douglas St) next to the vendor directory.

Destination Greater Victoria Visitor Center , 812 Wharf St, Victoria, BC V8W 1T3, Canada

This is located across the street from the Empress Hotel in the Inner Harbour. It is a 10-12 minute walk back to the start location.

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Minimum drinking age is 19 years
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Infant seats available
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 12 travelers
  • OPERATED BY A Taste of Victoria Food Tours
You can cancel up to 24 hours in advance of the experience for a full refund.
  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
  • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
  • Any changes made less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time will not be accepted.
  • Cut-off times are based on the experience’s local time.

Learn more about cancellations.

The answers provided below are based on answers previously given by the tour provider to customers’ questions.
Q:
What is the policy on sanitization during Victoria Guided Food and History Tour?
A:The policies on sanitization are:

  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
See all safety measures taken by Victoria Guided Food and History Tour.
Q:
What is the social distancing policy during Victoria Guided Food and History Tour?
A:The policy on social distancing is:

  • Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons
See all safety measures taken by Victoria Guided Food and History Tour.
Q:
What measures are being taken to ensure staff health & safety during Victoria Guided Food and History Tour?
A:The policies on staff health & safety are:

  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
See all safety measures taken by Victoria Guided Food and History Tour.

Traveler Photos

See More
See More

Traveler Tips


  • "Take tour upon arrival to find restaurants for rest of week." See review
  • "If you like food tours and learning about local history - this is a must." See review
  • "It was an excellent 2 hours and well worth the price!" See review

Reviews

5.0
star-5
926 Reviews

Reviews by Viator travelers

Showing 1-10 of 926 reviews
star-5
Victoria Food and History Tour - Well Worth The Time and Money
Glenn_D
, May 2022
All of it! Andy was fantastic - really enjoyed his stories and local knowledge . The food was amazing and there was just enough history.
icon Response from Host , May 2022
Hello Glenn, Thanks for the excellent review and positive feedback. I’m really happy to hear that you enjoyed both the food and history aspects of the tour. I hope the rest of your visit went well. Sincerely, Andy
star-5
Great way to enjoy Victoria
bashutski
, May 2022
The Guided Food and History Tour was very enjoyable. Andy was a great tour guide introducing us to the history of various areas of Victoria and the variety of foods and restaurants/bars to enjoy. Highly recommend.
icon Response from Host , May 2022
Hello, Thank you for the excellent review and positive feedback. I am happy to hear that you enjoyed the tour so much from both a food and history perspective. I hope the rest of your visit went well and thank you for recommending the tour to others. Sincerely, Andy
star-5
Good stuff
Tyler_T
, May 2022
It was fun, food was great and the guide was knowledgeable. I think it’s a great time for any age. Tourist or local.
icon Response from Host , May 2022
Hello Tyler, Thank you for the excellent review and positive feedback. I’m glad to hear that you had such a good time and found the tour to be a fun thing to do in Victoria. Thanks for recommending the tour to others - much appreciated. Sincerely, Andy
star-5
Fantastic
Ruth_S
, May 2022
Wonderful tour and a terrific guide. I highly recommend. The foods were awesome and varied and oh so tasty
icon Response from Host , May 2022
Hello Ruth, Thank you for the excellent review and positive feedback. I am happy to hear you enjoyed the tour so much. Thank you for recommending the tour to others. All the best, Andy
star-5
Must do tour in Victoria
Michael_L
, May 2022
Our guide Andy is very personable and knowledgeable. This is one of the best tours we’ve been on. You learn about the nuances of Victoria as well as visit some great eateries. This is a must do if you visit Victoria.
icon Response from Host , May 2022
Hello Michael, Thank you for the excellent review and positive feedback. I’m glad you enjoyed so many aspects of the tour. Thank you for suggesting the tour as a fun thing to do for others - much appreciated. Sincerely, Andy
star-5
Best Tour in Victoria
Lucie_D
, May 2022
Andy is an excellent guide. He is very knowledgeable, interesting and funny. We tasted food in seven locations while Andy provided us with information on Victoria. I highly recommend this tour.
icon Response from Host , May 2022
Hello Lucie, Thank you for the excellent review and positive feedback. I am glad to hear that you enjoyed the tour so much. Thank you for recommending the tour to others - much appreciated. All the best, Andy
star-5
Great tour, Andy was...
Donna_C
, May 2022
Great tour, Andy was super friendly and knowledgeable, food and drinks tasted were great. What a great way to try local food and drinks while learning history
icon Response from Host , May 2022
Hello Donna, Thank you for the excellent review and positive feedback. I am glad to hear you enjoyed both the food and history along the tour route. I hope the rest of your time in Victoria went well. Sincerely, Andy
star-5
Highlight of weekend trip
Janna_S
, May 2022
Not only were we treated to delicious and varied cuisine as we strolled around Victoria but also interesting and often humerus stories of history and local folklore.
icon Response from Host , May 2022
Hello Janna, Thank you for the excellent review and positive feedback. I’m glad to hear you enjoyed the tour so much and felt like it was the highlight of your trip! All the best, Andy
star-5
Walking history & food tour
Leslie_T
, May 2022
Andy was extremely knowledgeable about the history of Victoria! The local places he took us too for food or drink were great too!
icon Response from Host , May 2022
Hello Leslie, Thank you for the excellent review and positive feedback. I’m really happy to hear that you enjoyed the tour so much from both a food and history standpoint. I hope the rest of your visit went well. Sincerely, Andy
star-5
Come Hungry!
Shauna_C
, May 2022
Andy was knowledgeable and enthusiastic about Victoria, the vendors, and providing his guests with a memorable experience.
icon Response from Host , May 2022
Hello Shauna, Thank you for the excellent review and positive feedback. I’m glad to hear that you had such a great time and felt full by the end! All the best, Andy

Explore Similar Things to Do