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Tour agency offering free walking tours of Toronto with a focus on origins and history, people and architecture, and much more. Highlights include- Old Town of York, Old Town Toronto, St. Lawrence Hall, St. James Cathedral Church, Distillery...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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35 Wellington St E | Berczy Park Dog Fountain, Toronto, Ontario M5E 1C6, Canada
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All reviews great tour his enthusiasm distillery district walking tour with adam adopted city an amazing guide toronto history great orientation to the city great knowledge interesting stories hour tour small group great walk toronto residents meeting point highly recommend the tour two hours
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Reviewed 22 January 2019

Booked this walking tour whilst visiting toronto in January. Always intrigued to find out more on the place I'm visiting & I certainly did on this walking tour. Adam was very friendly, down to earth & a great guide. He gave us lots of interesting...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Torontofreewalk, Owner at Toronto Free Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 22 January 2019

Ah thanks so much for remembering to leave me a review when you got home! I am glad you thoroughly enjoyed to the point where you forgot how cold it was!!! Thanks again for the awesome review and safe travels Adam

Reviewed 7 January 2019

I stumbled across a tour just as they were starting out while I was making my way to the Christmas market. Joined the group and was so glad I did. Great tour!

Date of experience: December 2018
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Torontofreewalk, Owner at Toronto Free Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 8 January 2019

I am certainly happy you did stumble across the tour! Thanks for the 10/10 review, and Happy New Year!

Reviewed 5 January 2019 via mobile

Would certainly recommend doing this tour early on in your time in Toronto. Adam is very friendly and efficient and will take you through some of the main sights. Adam also provides some of his recommendations of places to see and eat at during your...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Torontofreewalk, Owner at Toronto Free Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 January 2019

Wow so many reviews! Thankful for how kind you are and the 5 stars! I am definitely efficient yea. Happy New Year and thanks for the review. Glad you enjoyed!!!

Reviewed 5 December 2018 via mobile

What a great way to start a trip in Toronto. Adam is an amazing guide who leads you through the streets of Hogtown to share the history of the area. He was very knowledgeable and made sure that we all followed along. I would take...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Torontofreewalk, Owner at Toronto Free Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 December 2018

What a brilliant and glowing review! That was a cold morning and I'm very glad you enjoyed your tour. Yes look for new tours and Chinatown tours in the spring! Thanks Adam

Reviewed 14 November 2018

Adam is an experienced guide who knew the answers to all our questions related to the tour. The tour weaves the stories of many famous early Toronto residents through the sites that you explore. Wear comfortable shoes and bundle up, because most of the tour...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Torontofreewalk, Owner at Toronto Free Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 14 November 2018

Yes it is what it is advertised as! History! Thanks so much for the awesome review and it's good to list that I was able to answer all your questions. I'm stumped sometimes but most the time I have the answers! Cheers again Adam

Reviewed 10 November 2018

Went on the downtown walking tour on Wednesday (am) 26th September 2018. Excellent walking tour with so many places of interest / to visit - really gave us an detailed and interesting insight to Toronto (having never visited before) Adam , the tour guide, was...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Torontofreewalk, Owner at Toronto Free Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 11 November 2018

What a thorough and utterly brilliant review. My favourite review yet!!! I love this time of year, when it is slower, not yet freezing, and we can cover extra ground if time permits. I am very, very thankful that you really enjoyed your time with...More

Reviewed 3 November 2018

In 2.5hrs of tour across the Old Town, one will get to know sooo much about the history of Toronto. Adam is a wonderful guide and also a very engaging one. He keeps you interested throughout the tour and helps you notice those little things...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Torontofreewalk, Owner at Toronto Free Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 November 2018

What an amazing little group that morning!!! I am thoroughly happy you enjoyed and learnt so much in just over two hours with me! My passion clearly shows yes. Thanks for the awesome review Adam

Reviewed 1 November 2018

Adam is an enthusiastic tour leader. I met him 30 minutes earlier the tour started. He has very good knowledge of old city Toronto and its history. I really enjoyed walking around historic area discovering inside old cathedral and the first York post office. Many...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Torontofreewalk, Owner at Toronto Free Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 November 2018

Brilliant!!! Yea you were early and we chatted a while beforehand. Really happy you enjoyed. Thanks. Adam

Reviewed 29 October 2018

This morning my husband and I joined Adam's historic walking tour. Unfortunately, it was raining quite a bit, but we loved every bit of the walk. Although British born, Adam really knows his Toronto history. We really recommend everyone to join this tour. Thanks Adam!!

Date of experience: October 2018
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Torontofreewalk, Owner at Toronto Free Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 30 October 2018

Thanks and wow so quick! Yes it's been a bit of a rainy, dull week, but small groups and great tours. Thanks for the excellent review!!!

Reviewed 25 October 2018 via mobile

I reserved in the web site and it was very easy. It was a really good tour, Adam Knows a lot about Toronto and its history. We walked around 2 hours and a half and all the time he was talking about the history places.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Torontofreewalk, Owner at Toronto Free Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2018

Ah the gorgeous dog fountain! So glad you enjoyed and thanks so much for the brilliant review! It was closer to two hours but I am glad it was enough to get all that history across!

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Johnski29
21 January 2019|
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Response from Torontofreewalk | Property representative |
Thanks all but simply put no, not at all. It was just-30c with windchill and February can be as cold if not colder, and the tour is 80% outside. I am not a parent but one must do what one must do. Oh and also, the tour is... More
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Johnski29
21 January 2019|
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Response from Torontofreewalk | Property representative |
For some reason this posted twice. I answered the other one thank you. Adam
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There are no food stops and it is a free walking tour, and due to that, nothing will be provided. All information regarding what to bring, and also booking information, is on the website. Thanks
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