Life & Relationships
Jul 12, 2016
10 exhilarating summer tours in B.C.
Whether you love cycling, kayaking, wine tasting or even luxury sports cars, one of these exciting British Columbia tours will be sure to peak your interest.
The Pedaler, VictoriaSource: The Pedaler
Pedal your way through Victoria and sample delicious food around town including handmade pizza and ice cream. Tour: Eat. Drink. Pedal. Cost: $109 (upgrade to an electric bike for $50) Time commitment: 4 hours; starts at 11am from Tuesday to Saturday
Covert Farms, KelownaSource: Covert Farms
Take a tour of the Covert Farms property in the back of a vintage 1952 Mercury one-ton truck and scope the cows, taste the 13 grape varieties, pick strawberries and—of course—taste a little wine. Tour: A Culinary Journey through Canada’s Desert Cost: $49 Time commitment: 1-1.5 hours; starts at 10:45 a.m. or 12:45 p.m.
Vancouver Brewery ToursSource: Instagram/vanbrewerytours
This two-kilometre walking tour starts out at the CRAFT Beer Market in the Olympic Village and stops at three local breweries: Main Street Brewing, Brassneck Brewery and R&B Brewing. The tour includes commentary on the Vancouver craft beer scene and the neighbourhoods that the tour traipses through. Tour: Walking Tour of Brewery Creek Cost: $65 Time commitment: 3 hours: Mondays and Wednesdays from 2pm to 5pm