North Vancouver Shipyards Food Tour

Excursion Overview

Travel roundtrip by ferry to North Vancouver's Shipyard District

Be whisked away on a scenic ferry ride to the famous Lonsdale Quay Market in North Vancouver. Discover and delight in delicious tastings and beverages of an emerging foodie scene. With waterfront views and a vibrant community, your guided walking tour is sure to leave you with an appetite for more.

Lace-up your walking shoes for a three-hour exploration and enjoy a range of culinary delights. Tastings such as a Lebanese Mezzo platter, homemade soup, pizza, pasta, donuts & fried chicken, ice cream, and chocolate with local beer and wines to try. Explore nine local stops along the way with six food tastings and two alcoholic tastings (non-alcoholic available as well).

Professional storytellers make this an experience you won't soon forget. Vibrant and local savory food dishes will shine bright on a fun and always entertaining afternoon in North Vancouver.

Things You Need to Know


  • 9 stops with roundtrip SeaBus transportation to and from North Vancouver
  • 7 delicious tastings including 2 desserts. (Food tasting options may vary)
  • 2 alcoholic beverages (non-alcoholic options available)
  • Engaging, storytelling tour guide


  • A minimum of 4 guests is required to operate this tour. If the tour minimum is not met, guests may be asked to move to a different tour time or the group will be cancelled and refunded accordingly.
  • Guests must be comfortable walking for approximately 3-3.5 hours. The pace is casual and the tour runs 6 city blocks. Three stops are sit down and six stops are standing only. The streets are flat and easy to walk.

Duration: 3-3.5 hours (Roundtrip from Waterfront Station.)

  • 15 minutes - scenic ferry ride by SeaBus to North Vancouver's Shipyard District
  • 3 hours - walking tour of North Vancouver covering 6 city blocks at a casual stroll with 9 stops (3 of the stops are sit-down)
  • 15 minutes - scenic ferry ride back to Waterfront Station

Meeting Instructions:

  • This tour meets at Waterfront Station, 2 blocks from the cruise ship terminal. Fully detailed instructions are included on your finalized ticket vouchers.

ADA Accessibility of Tour:

  • This tour is wheelchair accessible. Please be advised that this is a 3-hour walking tour with one uphill block. Guests board a scenic ferry ride roundtrip to North Vancouver. Please leave a comment during checkout if ADA accommodations will be required on tour.

Refund Policy:

  • You may cancel for any reason up to seven (7) days prior to the date of the tour for a full refund.
  • Please see our Refund Policy Page for complete details.

Frequently Asked Questions

Most dietary restrictions can be accommodated. Any special requests must be made in advance. Our local tour provider cannot take responsibility for any allergic reactions. Note that the substitute tastings may not be up to par with the original tastings. This tour is not recommended for anyone with severe nut allergies or other severe dietary restrictions.

Yes, 2 alcoholic drink tastings are included. Non-alcoholic options are available. 
Alcohol can only be served to guests over 19 years of age (As per BC Liquor Law). Tour guides reserve the right to ask for 2 pieces of ID.

A maximum of 16 guests per tour can be accommodated. A minimum of 4 guests is required to operate this tour. If the tour minimum is not met, guests may be asked to move to a different tour time or the group will be cancelled and refunded accordingly.

No. Tour guides do appreciate gratuities. Your guides are enthusiastic and love to entertain and work hard to ensure you have an amazing experience. A standard gratuity for a professional tour guide in Vancouver is 15-20%.

This tour operates rain or shine. Vancouver tends to get a lot of rain October-April. Please wear comfortable walking shoes and dress appropriately for the weather on the day of your tour.

Yes, this tour is currently only offered in English.

Children are welcome on this tour. Please bear in mind that some children may struggle to stay focused for the duration of a 3-hour tour. Tours are typically quite structured and focused, meaning they may not be appropriate for all children. Please assess each situation individually. Strollers can be accommodated on this tour. Children under 3 years old are free of charge.

Due to the health regulations that govern the various food establishments visited; pets of any kind are not allowed on this tour. Only authorized guide dogs are welcome.


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Duration: 3-3.5 hours

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Price in USD

Participant: $107.00