Modern Chinatown food and history tour
Attractions & guided tours

Modern Chinatown food and history tour

Free cancellation
Language: English
Availability: Daily
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: up to 2 hours 30 minutes
Do this because
  • Learn about Victoria’s history and culture while indulging in local eats
  • Explore historic Chinatown while trying steamed Boa buns and dumplings
  • Visit the Victoria Public Market and Dragon Alley
What to expect

Enjoy a unique walking tour of downtown that combines a history lesson with modern cuisine. You and your guide will explore 3 historic areas of the city, including the Victoria Public Market, Chinatown, and the Design District and 8 local businesses.

You’ll start the tour at the historic Hudson Bay Building, now home to the Public Market. There you’ll try coffee from a local roster, a savory hand pie from Victoria Pie Co., and a unique version of poutine- Then you’ll move into Chinatown, where you’ll visit the Chinese Public School and indulge in steamed Bao buns and dumplings. You’ll also enjoy beer at a local craft brewery in the Design District, host to many art shops, restaurants, and galleries, before moving back to the historic Store street to eat your way through Fan Tan Alley, Market Square. This is a great opportunity to try modern, local cuisine while also learning about the history behind Victoria’s oldest areas.

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What's included
  • Food and beverage samples
  • Guided walking tour
Reduced price
  • Youth (under 18)

701 Fisgard St, Victoria, BC V8W 0B8, Canada

Meeting point:

2% Jazz Coffee (770 Fisgard Street)

What to remember
  • Price includes all food and beverage samples and expert guide
  • Please contact supplier with any food allergies or vegetarian requests at least 24 hours before the tour starts
  • Most allergies can be accommodated except for gluten or severe peanut
  • Walking distance: roughly 2 km; total walking time: roughly 45 minutes.
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Monday-Sunday, 10.30am-1.00pm

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Off The Eaten Track
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 1 day before the activity begins.

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