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Distillery District Classic 1-Hour Walking Tour

Product ID: 155010
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There is no better way to explore North America's largest collection of Victorian industrial architecture. This tour takes you through the restored site of the old distillery, revealing its foundations up to the present day.
About this activity
Duration 1 hour
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
Wheelchair accessible
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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  • Enjoy a 1-hour walking tour of the historic Distillery District in Toronto
  • Visit what was once the largest whisky distillery in the British Empire
  • Explore the history and architecture
  • Try a delicious sample of chocolate and a few beer samples from the on-site brewery
  • Learn the fascinating history of what was once the largest distillery on the planet
Full description
Tour one of Toronto's newest and oldest landmark locations - popular with tourists and locals alike. The Distillery District's Victorian buildings and cobblestone streets are steeped in history, and are today lined with hip indie restaurants, bars, boutiques, galleries, outdoor sculptures and theaters. 

The Distillery District walking tour has been wowing people from across the globe for years. On the tour, you will explore the largest and best preserved collection of Victorian industrial architecture in North America. The story of a young, inebriated city collides with the rise of the Gooderham and Worts Distillery, their families and so much more.

Spend an hour with one of the expert, enthralling guides who will tell you stories of business intrigue, a drunk city and the company that became the world's largest distillery. The tour includes a visit to Mill Street Brewery for a brief talk and sampling of their most popular seasonal beers along with a stop to Soma Chocolate for one of their latest creations in the form of a chocolate stick. 

All in all, the tour is a great way to explore the site's past and present - a dramatic fusion of old and new. Discover an inspired blend of Victorian industrial architecture and stunning 21st century design and creativity.  
  • 1-hour walking tour
  • Professional tour guide
  • Up to 4 beer samples
  • 1 chocolate sample
  • Sales tax
What’s Not Included
  • Optional gratuities

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

30 Gristmill Lane, Toronto, Ontario, M5A 3C4 (in the Distillery District).

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Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Camera
Know before you go
• This tour is generally recommended for those aged 10 years and above
• Walking level is easy
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Overall rating
4.7 / 5
based on 57 reviews
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Go Tours Canada

Product ID: 155010