Gastown Tour


Historical tour in Vancouver

CityQuest™ Gatsown tour is a self directed walking tour. Visit Yaletown & Gastown with its cobblestone roadway, Steamclock and heritage buildings.

This tour will lead you around downtown Vancouver: You will start in Yaletown, once the city's warehouse district, today is a revitalized part of the city and a "trendy" place to live, work, and do business. You will then cross the historical district of Gastown and finish in front of Canada Place Convention Center.

Walking 2 hours
biking 1 hour
Distance 3.2 km
Participants Up to 2 to 4 persons
Style Heritage - History
Language English
How it works

Using a CityWheel and an app on your iPhone: CityQuest™ tour reveals the city in a new light by promoting it and showcasing its history.

1. The App

Download the app on the Apple Store and listen to the first audio track "Start".

2. CityWheel

Turn the CityWheel to the "Start" position appearing in NUMBER box.

3. Map

Using the map provided with the CityWheel walk to the destination to find a number.

4. Unlock

Use this number to unlock the audio track on the app and to turn the CityWheel to the NUMBER you find and access the next destination.

David –

September 8, 2014 - 3:23pm

"I liked that the tour took us to some places in Gastown which, though known to me, I was unaware of their history. Also the fun element of trying to find the next place kept it both interesting and informative."

Glen Philips –

May 15, 2015 - 8:23pm

"Learning things I did not know about my city. The design of the city quest wheel."

Cecile Diaz –

July 22, 2016 - 8:15pm

"You actually stop and look at the city. Discover stuff about the city you don't know."

"I learn new things about Gastown.
It is a great way to learn about the city and discover it."

- Manu

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