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Calgary: Beltline District Smartphone Audio Walking Tour

Activity provider: Tripvia Tours

Calgary: Beltline District Smartphone Audio Walking Tour

Activity provider: Tripvia Tours

From US$ 5.18 per person

Discover Calgary's famous Beltline District on this smartphone walking tour. Enjoy audio tour guide commentary as you stroll through this unique part of the city at your own pace.

About this activity

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Valid 999 days
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Audio guide included
English
Wheelchair accessible

Experience

Highlights
  • Visit urban parks, historic houses, a cathedral, memorials, and sculptures
  • Enjoy your tour anytime or many times as you like, it's yours to keep
  • Have the freedom to see the sights at your own pace
  • Listen to the automatic audio feature play as you approach points of interest
  • Live GPS map shows where you are and where to go next.
Full description

Stroll around the Beltline District and play location-based trivia games as you go. Hear fascinating facts you get to know this unique part of Calgary.

Begin your tour at Central Memorial Park where audio tour guide Charles will guide you through the Beltline District. Enjoy having historical buildings, statues, monuments, artwork, urban parks, and more pointed out to you. Stroll through this picturesque neighbourhood and listen to it's stories. See how it represents the transition between past, present, and future with statues and monuments like the Boer War Monument, Cenotaph and the Chinook Arc. Learn about the historic residences in the Beltline’s past with a visit to the Lorraine Block, Hester and Findlay Apartments, Senator Lougheed Residence, and the McHugh House. Hear the interesting stories behind St. Mary’s Cathedral, Rouleauville Square and Firehall #2. Hear how the location of the Stampede Park and Grounds came to its location, the Stampede Corral and the home of the NHL Calgary Flames, the Saddledome. End your tour with a visit to the Calgary Stampede Grounds where you can learn all about this historic annual event.

Includes
  • Downloadable app for Android and Apple
  • Lifetime tour access
  • Trivia challenge
  • Hands-free audio
  • Device and headphones
  • Transportation or live guide
  • Attraction tickets

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Participants

Date

Meeting point

The tour starts with a stroll through the beautiful Central Memorial Park. *** the tour is accessed via the Tripvia Tours mobile app, not the Get Your Guide app. Unique code to access the tour provided after booking (found by clicking on 'More Details' then 'Notes from Activity Provider' section in confirmation email).

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Important information

What to bring

  • Charged Smartphone
  • Downloaded app

Know before you go

  • You will need WiFi or a good mobile signal to access and download the Tripvia Tours app (separate from Get Your Guide App)
  • Internet is not required once the app is downloaded
  • Although you'll book for a specific day, the tour is available anytime after your booking confirmation
  • The number of people you select is the number of devices you can download the tour to
  • During Stampede week, the last 4 tour stops will require admission to the grounds to access. If you'd rather not purchase admission, you can still listen to the audio and see the pictures
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September 19, 2022

Product ID: 411347