LocationVancouver, British Columbia time.png Duration4 hours (approx.) adult.png View price
Tour Inclusions
  • Walking tour with food samplings, tea, and dim sum lunch

Culinary and Cultural Exploration in Vancouver's Chinatown showcases the wok as the heartbeat of Chinese Cuisine.

A Small Group Food Tour in Vancouver's Chinatown, along with a Bao Bun Brunch, promises unforgettable culinary memories. Exploring Chinatown's vibrant culinary scene in a close knit group unveils a world of Wok-fueled creativity. Woks with their domed lids are the heartbeat of Chinese cuisine, preserving heat and infusing dishes with steam. A guided tour in Chinatown is an enduring, entertaining experience around the Chinatown Woks.

Chinatown food stalls including Bao Bei Chinese Brasserie, Kam Wai Dim Sum, and T&T Supermarket, harness the power of the iconic Wok for stir frying, deep frying, and more, producing dishes bursting with flavor. Discovering Chinatown also means encountering herbal medicine shops and curio stores, making each exploration unique.

Chinatown's Food Tour is a feast for the senses, showcasing the best Chinatown dim sum brunch. The beloved bao bun, with its tender and slightly chewy texture, acts as a canvas for sweet and savory fillings, a cultural delight where you craft your bite. It is a perfect snack or appetizer.

Chinatown boasts a treasure trove of dining options, including Chinese restaurants, dim sum spots, noodle houses, BBQ and Roast meat shops, tea houses, street food stalls, bakeries, hot pot establishments, vegetarian eateries, bubble tea stands, and regional specialty venues. Ranging from family owned to upscale, Chinatown's restaurants serve a wide array of Chinese dishes, representing various regions like Sichuan and Cantonese.

Street food vendors serve quick, savory snacks, while Chinese bakeries present a range of baked goods, from savory buns to sweet pastries. Chinatown hot pot restaurants offer communal cooking in flavorful broths. Some Chinatowns house vegetarian and vegan eateries, serving plant-based Chinese cuisine.

Bubble tea shops, a Chinatown favorite, serve a variety of flavored teas with tapioca pearls. Regional specialties bring authentic flavors to the table, like Shanghainese and Sichuan dishes.

A chef guide leads a tasting tour, introducing you to the neighborhood's diverse flavors. From dim sum to exotic desserts, this culinary journey explores Chinatown's culinary mosaic, ensuring you savor the essence of this vibrant enclave.

Tour Itinerary

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    Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Classical Chinese Garden

    The Chinatown Tour commences at the picturesque Dr. Sun Yat Sen Classical Chinese Garden, rated among the world's finest urban gardens. It then transforms into a vibrant walking excursion through Vancouver's colorful Chinatown District, offering diverse food tastings and a delightful Dim Sum lunch.

    Vancouver, Canada 4 hours

Pickup Information

  • As provided at the time of booking and confirmation

Cancellation & Refund Policy

  • To receive a full refund, you can cancel your booking up to 24 hours before the experience begins.
  • Please note that for a full refund, your cancellation must be made at least 24 hours prior to the scheduled start time of the experience.
  • Cancellations made within 24 hours of the experience's start time will not be eligible for a refund.
  • Any changes or cancellations requested less than 24 hours before the experience's start time will not be accommodated.
  • The specified cut-off times are determined based on the local time of the experience.

Other Information

  • Confirmation of your booking will be provided within 48 hours, pending availability.
  • This tour necessitates a minimum of 2 persons per booking. In the event of fewer participants, the tour will be cancelled.
  • The tour is wheelchair accessible and conveniently located near public transportation.
  • All surfaces on the tour route are wheelchair accessible.
  • This tour is not advised for pregnant travelers or individuals with heart problems or other significant medical conditions.
  • Most travelers can participate in this tour.
  • Please inform us of any food allergies or dietary considerations.
  • The tour/activity accommodates a maximum of 14 travelers.

Tour Exclusions

  • Alcoholic Drinks