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Swallow Tail Culinary Adventures

495 20th Ave E, Vancouver, British Columbia V5V 1M6, Canada
+1 778-855-9453
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Wine tours, Rainforest foraging tour, crab-catch & cook trips! Our tours are guided by local Vancouver chefs, sommeliers and foragers.
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good16%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible6%
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“wine tour” (12 reviews)
“fraser valley” (9 reviews)
“private tour” (5 reviews)
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495 20th Ave E, Vancouver, British Columbia V5V 1M6, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The wild foraging tour was so much fun and so interesting! Robin is an awesome guide, so knowledgeable and passionate about wild edibles and sharing the secrets of the forest. We had no idea there were so many things to eat in our own back...More

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Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

Trip was so much fun, and it was just nice to be driven through the rolling countryside out to taste wine for a day. Guide was knowledgeable and really friendly.

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Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

First time visiting Vancouver and the surrounding area, wanted to explore the wineries in the area. This tour did not disappoint! The tour guide was extremely knowledgeable and asked us up front what wines we liked/preferred and then picked out the 4 wineries to visit....More

Thank RG496
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Reviewed 11 September 2017

Robin was our tour guide. She is the company owner and a som so I feel like we lucked out with getting her since she was so knowledgeable about food and wine. She took us to 5 wineries and a bonus cidery. I enjoyed everything...More

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Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

My wife and I took the afternoon wine tour last Wednesday and had a great experience. Robin customized the selection of wineries to our tastes, including by adding a last stop at a fun winery/fruit stand that makes wines from a variety of fruits when...More

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Reviewed 25 August 2017

A repeat customer for Swallow Tail's Okanagan Wine Tour! Perfectly intimate with a knowledgable tour guide (Wayne). My first tour was with 3 girlfriends in Oliver, and my second tour was with my husband in OK Falls; I enjoyed both thoroughly and fully trust Wayne's...More

Thank SamanthaDG
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SwallowTailTours, Owner at Swallow Tail Culinary Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 25 August 2017

Thanks so much for the kind words! Robin

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Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

My husband and I are dyed-in-the-wool New Yorkers and wine/food lovers. We enjoyed every minute of our daylong adventure with sommelier Kristina, who picked us up at our place and whisked us to the beautiful wineries in Langley and Abbottsville. Very wine-wise and personable, Kristina...More

Thank LisaWestVillage
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SwallowTailTours, Owner at Swallow Tail Culinary Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 18 August 2017

So happy you enjoyed your tour with us! Robin

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Reviewed 30 June 2017

We had booked the Fraser Valley Wine Tour from Vancouver but received an email 3 days prior to our tour date that our tour was called due to a scheduled conflict. They have offered an upgraded tour on a different date but we could not...More

Thank vsattui123
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SwallowTailTours, Owner at Swallow Tail Culinary Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 3 July 2017

Hello Henry, We would have loved to run the tour for you that day and are really sorry that we had to cancel, it's not something that we do regularly. As I mentioned previously, we are happy to run the tour for you on any...More

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Reviewed 17 June 2017

First timers to Vancouver, B.C., but longtime lovers of wine. Robin and her colleague Bruno picked us up at our hotel in downtown and swept us out to the scenic area of the Fraser Valley for our private tour. We stopped at five wineries and...More

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SwallowTailTours, Owner at Swallow Tail Culinary Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 27 June 2017

Thank you for the review Matt. Happy to hear you enjoyed your wine tour with us! Hope you come back to Vancouver soon.

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Reviewed 12 November 2016

A great way to spend a chilly fall day in beautiful North Vancouver. Our knowledgable guide Fiscus Chan of all things BC, led us on a enchanted walk through the woods. We started with a quick info session where Fiscus introduced a few mushrooms and...More

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