What’s the best way to get to know RVC 2017’s host city? Tourism Calgary has designed several city tours for the benefit of visiting delegates to showcase all their city has to offer! Whether you would like to experience Calgary from a bird’s eye view or from your table in the eclectic Designer District, the city tours have you covered.
Heritage Park Historical Village Tour – Travel back in time through 4 distinctly different eras of Western Canadian History at Heritage Park Historical Village, a unique Calgary Signature Experience and Canada’s largest living history experience. This attraction is not to be missed on any western Canadian itinerary. Available year round and known for culinary quality and experiential tourism options. Part of your experience will be outdoors, so wear your walking shoes and dress for the weather. This tour includes visits to some of the over 180 exhibit buildings where you will meet First nations People, prairie town folk and other authentic characters! Don’t forget your camera! This is ‘How the West was Once’!
Calgary Walking Food Tour – Explore the art, architecture and history of Calgary’s most eclectic neighbourhoods and enjoy culinary experiences that celebrate those unique places.
- A) PALETTE TO PALATE– Art and Food Appreciation in the Designer District: Feed all your senses and discover Cultural Calgary (9:00 am-12:00 noon)
- B) CRAVING KENSINGTON: A two block loop of “tasty business” (10:00 am -12:30 pm)
- C) INGLEWOOD’S EDIBLE ENTICEMENTS:The food businesses of Inglewood were the key to revitalizing Calgary’s oldest neighborhood in the 1990s and they’ve kept it thriving ever since. (10:00 am – 12:30 pm)
- D) SAVOUR 17 AVE SW: We’ll savor the best of Calgary’s RED – Retail Entertainment District – Mile. (10:00 am – 12:30 pm).
These are only two of the nine Calgary City Tours offered! For more details on each tour, and how to register click here. Spaces are limited, so don’t miss out!