Small-Group Granville Island Market Tour

activities / Food & drink

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The Pacific Northwest is famous for its amazing food, and Granville Island is one of Vancouver's most popular destinations for foodies!  On this 2-hour small-group tour, explore the ins and outs  of the island's famous food market, the Granville Island Public Market. As you peruse the diverse array of vendors, your professional local guide will give you insider tips about all that the market has to offer.  Sample seasonal and regional delicacies, learn about cooking and food preparation, and experience the Granville Island Public Market like a true local!

Get a real foodie experience on this small-group Granville Island Market walking tour! Located in the heart of Vancouver, Granville Island is well-known for its amazing market and food culture.  The public market houses an abundance of diverse vendors, including greengrocers , specialty butchers, bakers, fishmongers, cheese specialists, dessert connoisseurs and more!  Small eateries are scattered throughout the market, which serve fresh and delicious food made from ingredients found at the market.  With more than 50 permanent vendors and a constantly rotating roster of farmers and culinary artisans, Granville Island Public Market is truly a foodie's heaven!

Your professional local guide will take you around the public market, stopping along the way to provide tastings of the seasonal and regional goodies.  With a small group limited to just eight people, you'll be able to ask any questions that come up, giving you a more personalized experience. Get insider tips from a true local and find out where the best food stands are, what’s in season and what can't be missed! Your tour comes with a tote bag for you to keep, so feel free to purchase any items during or after your tour. 

And it doesn't stop there -- just outside the market are several popular artisan shops, including a wine shop, a micro roaster of organic coffee and one of Canada's few sake distilleries !

What's included

  • 2-hour walking tour of granville island public market
  • Select tastings
  • Local guide
  • Souvenir tote bag
  • Bottled water

What isn't included

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Gratuities (optional)