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Vancouver: Stanley Park Talking Trees Tour

Product ID: 267302
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Explore nature in a way you never have before. On this walking nature tour, you’ll get to learn how your guide's ancestors harvested each plant for food, medicine, and technology.
About this activity
Duration 1.5 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English
Booklets
English
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Marvel at Stanley Parks natural abundance
  • Experience and interact with nature in a way you never have before
  • Learn how the locals' ancestors utilized the diverse ecosystem for food, medicine, and technology
Full description
Each plant and every tree has its own special story. This is your opportunity to explore Vancouver’s iconic Stanley Park, Beaver Lake, with a local Indigenous guide.

You will be traveling with a cultural ambassador who will highlight how the local trees and plants of the Pacific Northwest are harvested by the local people for food, medicine and technology. Your guide, who will be a member of the local Indigenous communities and the surrounding region, will share with you our ecological practices, ancient and contemporary history, stories, legends, and Indigenous ways of living.
Includes
  • Complementary Indigenous herbal tea
  • Depending on the time of year, you may get to taste the diverse Indigenous berries which grow throughout the park
What’s Not Included
  • Hotel pickup and drop off

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Your guide will be waiting directly under the Gazebo at the Stanley Park Bus Loop.

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Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Weather-appropriate clothing
Not allowed
  • Luggage or large bags
Know before you go
• This tour is recommended for children 12 and older (if your child is younger and you think that this tour suitable for them, your guides will be more than happy to include them)
• Bring good walking shoes, and wear layers with the changing seasons
• Sunglasses, sunscreen, and hats in the warmer weather is recommended • This walking tour is approximately 2.2 kilometers at a leisurely pace with frequent stops to explore and to conduct discussions
Organized by

Aboriginal Eco Tours

Product ID: 267302