Explore iconic Stanley Park and walk the seawall with Indigenous Cultural Ambassadors. Our trained Ambassador-Guides will walk with you along the seawall, a 1.1 km walk, while sharing the stories, history and lore of our great city of Vancouver – through Indigenous Eyes. This tour includes the Aboriginal Indigenous history of Stanley Park and is completed at the renowned Stanley Park Totem Poles where the guided tour will conclude with the stories of the totem poles and the Indigenous peoples who carved them.
What to wear/bring: good walking shoes, an umbrella and rain resistant clothing if raining, sun glasses, hats and sunscreen if sunny. Wear layers with the changing seasons.
Who we are: All of our guides are indigenous members of the local tribes of this area. Talaysay Tours, owned by Candace and Larry Campo, Shíshálh (Sechelt) and Sḵwx̱wú7mesh (Squamish) First Nation, offer you an enriched cultural outdoor experience. Our First Nation guides will share with you our ancient and contemporary stories, legends and Aboriginal ways of living as passed down to us through the traditional of oral history.
This Tour Includes: Your guide, Indigenous Labrador Tea and a Snack when booked in advance.
Tour A start time: 10:30 am Tour A end time: 11:45 am Duration: 1.15 hrs
Tour B start time: 12:30 noon Tour B end time: 1:45 pm Duration: 1.15 hrs
Tour C start time: 2:30 pm Tour C end time: 3:45 pm Duration: 1.15 hrs
Seasons: January 1st to December 31st 2017-2018
Daily Schedule: 10:30 am 12:30 noon, 2:30 pm (Three tours a day).
Meeting location: Stanley Park Information Booth
Start of the Tour: Stanley Park Information Booth, 715 Stanley Park Dr, Vancouver, BC V6G 3E2 Map Link: https://goo.gl/maps/Em8H4bZqfc62 End of Tour: Stanley Park Totem Poles Max/Min number of participants: 20/ Min: 2 Season(s): March to November
How to book: We require 24 hours notice to book your tour.