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Specific parking details are included in the meeting location directions after purchasing ticket(s) with location, pricing, and hours. Please note that we suggest public transport, since parking can be inconvenient.
While we offer both adolescent and children tickets, the Tours and Dining Experiences range 2.5-3 hours in length and some children have a limited attention span and therefore may not be appropriate for some of them. Parents, who know their children best, should assess the situation individually. Since there is a lot of standing and walking, please consider this when deciding whether the tour is appropriate for your child.
Absolutely not! Local Toronto tours combines architectural commentary, historical facts, local culture and culinary insight into a unique 3-hour experience. Imagine walking through Toronto’s vibrant neighbourhoods, eating our local artisans most delicious cultural foods while learning about the neighborhoods from real locals.
Please be sure and let us know if you (or anyone in your group) has a dietary restriction (e.g. vegetarian, diabetic, allergy, etc.) when you purchase your tickets.
Tickets must be purchased in advance as our Tours and Dining Experiences often sell out ahead of time. To maximize your chances of getting the day, time, and number of tickets you prefer, please book well in advance. Tickets can only be purchased with a Visa, AMEX, or MasterCard from our website or by calling (888) 683-6778 . Cash and/or walk-up traffic the day of the tours are not accepted.
We do not provide a waiting list. If a date and time is sold out, there is a good chance that we will add an additional tour that day so check back again at a later time. Please email us to let us know what date and tour you are interested in if you do not see availability.
Gratuities are greatly appreciated, although not mandatory. The standard gratuity in the service industry is 15%-20%.
Yes, bathrooms are available during the tour at selected food-tasting locations.
The tours are held rain, shine, or snow. In the event of inclement weather, we will be able to go inside many of the establishments on the tour. We also provide ponchos in case of sudden weather changes or if you do not have your own umbrella. However, we advise to check the weather conditions for your days event and dress appropriately.
All locations on our Food Tour are not always wheelchair accessible. For guests that are hard of hearing, a written script of the narration can be available upon request 24 hours prior to the start of the tour.
Our Dining Experiences (Korean Food 101) are accessible for all levels of abilities.
At this time, we do not offer tours in any other languages except English.
You should bring with you a camera and a small bottle of water for our Food Tours. When it’s really hot out, we recommend an application of sunscreen on exposed parts of the body and a lightweight pair of sunglasses. During the cooler seasons it’s important to wear an extra layer of clothing and consider bringing gloves and a scarf as Toronto is in Canada. If it looks like rain we can provide you with a plastic rain poncho.
For you Dining Experience (Korean Food 101), you can bring your camera and don’t forget to bring your appetite.