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The Essential Whistler Tasting and Cultural Walking Tour

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    What to Expect
    Explore both the upper and lower Whistler Village areas including the iconic Chateau Whistler and learn the Ins and Outs of this famous destination like a local by enjoying tastings at:

    Squamish Lil'Wat Cultural Centre

    Your introduction to the original stewards of these lands and how their food and culture have influenced West Coast Cuisine.

    Fairmont Chateau Whistler

    An iconic property in Upper Whistler Village. Portabello Restaurant shows us the ultimate pre-ski stop.

    La Bocca

    Serving classic Italian Food with their own flair and twists.

    Peaked Pies

    Serving Australian Meat Pies in the ultimate comfort food fashion.

    Roger's Chocolate

    Steeped in tradition dating back to the Gold Rush Days, Rogers is Canada’s first chocolatier, still making their classics.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Squamish Lil'wat Cultural Centre
    Departure Time
    11:00 AM
    Duration
    3h
    Inclusions
    • GST (Goods and Services Tax)
    • A glass of locally craft brewed beer or glass of VQA BC red or white
    • Alternative beverages will be provided to those who do not consume alcohol
    • Food tastings
    • Local guide
    • Lunch
    • Alcoholic Beverages
    Exclusions
    • Gratuities
    • No food restrictions or allergies can be accommodated
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
    • Adult pricing applies to all travelers over the age of 2
    • Guests under the age of 2 do not require a ticket to attend the tour. Any guests 2 years and older require a general admission ticket.
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • A maximum of 10 people per booking
    • Dress code is smart casual
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 10 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
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    The Whistler Food Tour was a wonderful and delicious cultural learning/dining experience! Phillip was a knowledgeable tour guide ... we learned a lot about the area, the food and the surrounding cities. The food was excellent, and there was plenty of it! They were very
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    Response from Philip M, Manager at The Essential Whistler Tasting and Cultural Walking Tour
    Responded 25 Feb 2018
    Wow! Thanks for your raving review. We are so happy to hear you enjoyed your experience!
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    Great food tour. Really enjoyed the guide and explanation of the different places we were visiting and stories behind some locations. Would highly recommend for anyone visiting Whistler.
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    Response from Philip M, Manager at The Essential Whistler Tasting and Cultural Walking Tour
    Responded 11 Feb 2018
    Thanks for your great review, we are thrilled you enjoyed your time spent with us!
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    The tour was fantastic, a perfect balance of local history and culinary culture. Phillip has fined tuned the tour to a relaxed yet informative pace, where you have time to savor the meals and drink along the journey whilst being able to interact with other guests on the tour.
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    Response from Philip M, Manager at The Essential Whistler Tasting and Cultural Walking Tour
    Responded 20 Jan 2018
    Thank you for taking the time to write this review Adam! We certainly appreciate it and are so pleased that you had a fabulous time!
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    I really enjoyed the tour. More than I thought I would. Mr. Phillip has excellent taste in food and has a long, successful history in the food industry. Sure we got to eat food, but knowing the history of the food just makes you enjoy it in a way I can't really explain. Along
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    Response from Philip M, Manager at The Essential Whistler Tasting and Cultural Walking Tour
    Responded 13 Jan 2018
    Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review! We are so happy to hear you enjoyed your foodie experience!
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    This was a GREAT activity to experience in Whistler. Do it on your first day. Phillip, our tour guide was extremely personable, knowledgeable and interested in each of us as we walked and tasted our way from the Upper Village to the Middle Village to the Lower Village of
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    Response from Philip M, Manager at The Essential Whistler Tasting and Cultural Walking Tour
    Responded 13 Jan 2018
    Thanks for your raving review! We are so pleased to hear you had a fabulous time!
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    About the operator
    By: Whistler Food Tours
    34 reviews
    RobinPLadlaw
    Miami, Florida
    11
    Excellent Experience!
    The Whistler Food Tour was a wonderful and delicious cultural learning/dining experience! Phillip was a
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    MattB4951
    62
    Great activity for Whistler
    Great food tour. Really enjoyed the guide and explanation of the different places we were visiting and stories
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    Gerry R
    10
    Great food experience
    Philip was knowledgeable about the local food history and culture. He brought us to out of the way places we would
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    Adam R
    10
    A perfect start to the weekend
    The tour was fantastic, a perfect balance of local history and culinary culture. Phillip has fined tuned the tour
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    Alston T
    30
    Thank you Phillip Mitchel
    I really enjoyed the tour. More than I thought I would. Mr. Phillip has excellent taste in food and has a long,
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    000Van
    Vancouver, Canada
    34
    Highly recommend this Tasting and Cultural Walking tour!!
    This was a GREAT activity to experience in Whistler. Do it on your first day. Phillip, our tour guide was
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    Lindsay T
    Mississauga, Canada
    73
    This is a MUST for your first day in Whistler!
    This was definitely the best choice I made for my entire vacation! We tried to squish a lot of BC in just over a
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    chicagojames1
    Chicago, Illinois
    1911
    Overall informative and fun
    Phillip knows food and the area and it was overall informative and fun. We did not feel full with portions that we
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    DeeRaff0
    Whistler, Canada
    86
    Great way to explore Whistler!
    A great combination of foodie treats, a bit of history, and a lovely walk through Whistler Village. Do this at the
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    Jeff E
    40
    A Must-Take Tour
    Philip did a phenomenal job on our tour. As a retired chef, he is very knowledgeable regarding the culinary world.
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    marrrrion
    Vancouver, Canada
    30
    Taste Whistler's West Coast Cuisine
    Very informative tour showing you Whistler through the eyes of a genuine food lover. Get familiar with the Village
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    Mary Ann C
    BC
    167
    Great team-building, Delicious, Learned so much!
    Whistler Food Tours was a great activity for my colleagues to learn a lot, eat an excellent meal and see Whistler
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    barvilstewart
    Vancouver, Canada
    10
    Informative, Delicious and Great Experience
    Philip brought his wealth of experience in the food industry into explaining the background and content of what we
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    774elliottd
    Surrey, Canada
    10
    Great way to spend time in the village.
    I've been visiting Whistler since before the runs on Blackcomb existed, and I have a bad habit of going to the
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    AlexRedshaw
    20
    Fantastic Introduction to Whistler!
    This was a fantastic start to my trip at Whistler! Philip was a wonderful and knowledgeable guide telling the
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