WHERE DOES THE TOUR START?
We Meet at entrance of Bastion Square (Under the sign) at Government and View St. Please come a few minutes early so we can start the tour on time.
DO I NEED TO BRING ANYTHING?
You should consider bringing along a bottle of water and some sunscreen. An umbrella is also a good idea if there is any sign of rain.
DO I NEED TO BE A GOOD WALKER?
You don’t have to be the best walker, but you should at least enjoy walking. The tour is really not a difficult walk - no hills to climb and no stairs either!
HOW LONG IS THE TOUR?
If all goes well, the tour is approximately 2 hours long - sometimes longer depending on the street and foot traffic . Questions and conversations can also make the tour go longer than expected. The tour ends at the visitor information centre in the inner harbour. The tour is approximately 2 kms or 1.3 miles.
WHAT IF I'M LATE TO THE TOUR?
Note that the tour leaves promptly at designated starting time and it will be hard to find us if you're late
I recommend that you arrive to the entrance of Bastion Square (under the sign) at least 5 minutes before the tour starts.
IS THE TOUR APPROPRIATE FOR CHILDREN?
The tour is designed for anyone that is interested in history and/or architecture . The distance and material covered make this tour inappropriate for children under 12 years old.
Babies in strollers and carriers are welcome on the tour for free.
WILL THERE BE RESTROOMS AVAILABLE ON THE WALK?
Sorry, there are no public restrooms during the walk but there are restrooms available in the Hudson’s Bay Centre across from Bastion Square and can be used prior to the start of the tour. There are also public restrooms at the end of the tour below the visitor info centre in the inner harbour.
RAIN POLICY/COLD WIND
The tour will be cancelled only if there is heavy rain or very strong cold winds.
A decision to cancel the tour will be made the morning of the tour. TEXT me at 250-893-2179 to inquire status after 9:00 a.m on the day of the tour.
DO WE NEED TO TIP?
I never ask for tip at the end of the tour but a tip is appreciated If you think that you received a quality experience above and beyond the price of the tour!
WHAT IF I NEED TO CANCEL MY RESERVATIONS?
Cancellations can be requested. Please send a TEXT to 250-893-2179. Full Refund of all fees paid if cancelled within 24 hours of the tour.
Please contact me below if you have any questions or concerns!