Southeast Edmonton Roots and Resources Bus Tour

Tours & Sightseeing in Edmonton

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5 out of 5

Tour description provided by Viator

Journey through time during this 1.5-hour Prairie city bus tour. Discover when Edmonton was a fur trading fort and when Edmonton began to grow with the use of coal. Continue all the way to present day Edmonton, which is considered to be the powerhouse of the petroleum industry. Learn about the cities growth in relation to the railroad expansion and uncover both the workmanlike and polished parts of the city. This tour will highlight Chinatown, Little Italy, Highlands, Anthony Henday, French District, Cloverdale, and much more. Choose from one of five departure times when you book.
Meet at Churchill Square besides Tix on the Square 15 minutes prior to departure. Board an air conditioned 24-seat turtletop bus and  discover Edmonton through the eyes of your tour guide/driver. This trip will cover approximately 25 miles (40 km) in length and there will be a stop available for photo opportunities. Gain some knowledge of Alberta’s history, "secret locations", Chinatown, Little Italy, Edmonton’s economic history, Ukrainian immigration, Bonnie Doon, city development, and much more.  Be prepared for the unexpected. Questions during the tour are both welcomed are encouraged. Your tour will conclude at the original departure point approximately 90-minutes post start time. 

What’s included

  • GST (Goods and Services Tax)
  • Live commentary on board
  • Driver/English speaking guide
  • Transport by an air conditioned 24-seat coach

What’s not included

  • Food and drinks
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off


  • Comprehensive tour by bus/coach
  • Multiple times offered throughout the day
  • Family friendly