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Meet your guide in the heart of Toronto’s Distillery District. As you walk through the cobblestone streets, listen to anecdotes about the area’s history and transformation often missing in guidebooks.

Break up the tour with a chocolate tasting at Soma Chocolate and local beer at the iconic Mill St. Brewery—recommendations are provided at each of these highly-rated establishments.

Your guide points out examples of the area’s Victorian Industrial style of architecture and other important landmarks, many of which are unmarked and easy to miss.

Part ways with your guide with a new perspective on the neighborhood and enough time left in the day to explore further on your own.

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Distillery Historic District
Soma Chocolate Maker
Mill Street Brewery
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Get to know the hidden gem of Toronto’s Distillery District on a walking and tasting tour of the area’s gems. Your guide ensures you learn about unmarked points of interest often missed by visitors. After indulging in locally-made beer and chocolate, you’ll walk away with a perspective impossible to glean if exploring on your own.
  • Distillery District walking tour: Avoid the hassle of navigating on your own
  • Guide ensures you see unmarked points of interest and architectural gems
  • Chocolate and beer tastings at Soma and Mill St. Brewery
  • Learn about the company that became the world’s largest brewery
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Reviewed 2 days ago
Fantastic Tour Guide

A friend of mine and I decided to attend the Distillery Walking Tour during our long weekend trip to Toronto. This was the first time either of us had been to Toronto and it was a fantastic, fun, and informative experience! Our tour guide, Joseph,...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago
Fascinating & Fun Tour with Very Friendly Guide

We were three couples; we did this tour a few days ago and we all really enjoyed it! Our guide, Josh, was well informed and gave us a good overview of what Toronto, in particular the distillery district, was like at the time and how...More

Thank C P
Reviewed 5 days ago
Fascinating & fun!

We had a private one-hour tour with Erik and it was fabulous! He was funny, enthusiastic, and very knowledgeable. He combined great locations with interesting historical facts and riveting tales. Erik was happy to answer our questions, and showed great depth of knowledge. The Distillery...More

Thank Jennie E
Reviewed 6 days ago
Great Introduction to the Distillery District

The Distillery District is a jewel of a site and an hour tour will give you insight to appreciate what you are looking at. Our guide was very knowledgeable and made our tour engaging.I am from the city and learnt things i didn't know about...More

Thank L0A1G0
Reviewed 1 week ago
Interesting history, great guide

My daughter and I visited the Distillery District for a walking tour with Go Tours. Dylan was our young, energetic knowledgeable guide who was well versed on the history, lore and fun facts of the distillery from it's early beginnings until it's present revival. We...More

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