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Yorkville-Bloor: Discover Canadian Haight-Ashbury on a Self-Guided Audio Tour

Toronto, Canada

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Overview

40 to 60 minutesMobile & paper tickets accepted

Toronto has been described as a “mosaic of neighbourhoods.” Yorkville with its fascinating history, chic boutiques, fine art galleries, luxury hotels, award-winning landscape architecture, charming cottages and heritage buildings provides the perfect backdrop for a delightful stroll.

On this 45-minute self-guided audio walking tour, you’ll experience Yorkville’s evolution from a small Victorian village on the outskirts of Toronto to the centre of a world-famous music scene during the 1960s and 70s, and finally to the upscale retail destination replete with exclusive residences that it is today. You’ll peel back its layers of history while learning about the architects, personalities and developers who have left their mark on its urban fabric. You'll see how new construction and the conversion of heritage properties continues to transform the character of what was once considered “the Canadian Haight-Ashbury”.

What's Included

  • Lifetime access to this tour in English
  • Offline access to audio, maps, and geodata
  • VoiceMap App for Android and iOS
  • Food and drink
  • Smartphone and headphones
  • Tickets or entrance fees to any museums or other attractions en route
  • Transportation

What To Expect

Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Pass By: Yorkville Village, Bordered by Avenue Rd. Yonge and Bloor Sts., and Yorkville Ave., Toronto, Ontario M5R 3L2 Canada

The tour takes place around Yorkville Village in Toronto.

Pass By: Town Hall Square, 25 Yorkville Ave, Toronto, ON M4W 1L4, Canada

The tour starts at Town Hall Square.

Pass By: Toronto Public Library Yorkville, 22 Yorkville Ave, Toronto, Ontario M4W 1L4 Canada

The tour briefly stops in front of the Yorkville Public Library.

The Location

Where To Go

Town Hall Square, 25 Yorkville Ave, Toronto, ON M4W 1L4, Canada

Departure time

Suppliers and travelers coordinate start times within the given time periods. 7/30/2020 - 9/18/2022
Monday - Sunday:12:00 AM - 11:59 PM

Location

Toronto, Canada

Return details

The Hazelton Hotel, 118 Yorkville Ave, Toronto, ON M5R 1C2, Canada

Additional Information

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Most travelers can participate
  • Near public transportation
  • Not wheelchair accessible

Cancellation Policy

All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.

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