North Vancouver has produced some excellent breweries in recent years, come see what these breweries have to offer on Canadian Craft's North Vancouver Craft Brewery Tour!
Our team of beer geeks will introduce you to how the beer is made, chauffeur you between breweries, into the tasting rooms, and a tour of the brewery itself. We organize the samples and educate you on the unique tasting profile of each beer.
You can also view our complete Vancouver Tour Schedule.
1) Downtown Vancouver - 999 Canada Place (Please arrive 15 minutes before the tour start time)
2) Hearthstone Brewery (30 minutes after tour start time)
We visit 3 of the the following North Van breweries:
Black Kettle Brewing Company officially opened its doors to the public on January 17th 2014. Since its inception the brewery has developed an excellent reputation for their traditional style beers, most notably their classic style Pale Ale and IPA.
Since their opening in 2012, Bridge Brewing has produced great tasting, high quality craft beer. Bridge Brewing Company began as Vancouver’s first nano brewery and have developed an excellent reputation continually delivering high quality craft beer.
Deep Cove Brewers and Distillers provides uniquely distinctive craft beer flavour profiles using only sustainable Canadian ingredients. Since their opening in 2013, they have provided an array of unconventional pairings that yield seamless, well balanced beers. Deep Coves goal is to not only create the best well balanced beers but also pay homage to the creative history of the craft beer industry and this is reflected in the fantastic lineup of beers.
The newest addition to the North Vancouver Craft Brewery trail. This must see has over 11 beers to choose from and incredible pizza from their brick oven! Located in the old Red Truck building this is a fantastic venue for any holiday party, public or private tour. Learn a little more about Hearthstone on our blog.
Join us for some laughs, knowledge and the best beer around. We look forward to introducing you to the local beer scene.Contact us or view our FAQ page for more details on food options, custom pick ups or tour passenger minimums. Ready to go? Book at the top of the page or email us @ firstname.lastname@example.org
With so many fantastic wineries just outside of Vancouver, we would be crazy to let you skip them.
Planning a bachelor/bachelorette, birthday or corporate party? Just want to hang out with friends? This tour is for you. Private Vancouver wine tours available daily. See our public tour schedule for join in tours.
This tour will leisurely visit three wineries in the Fraser Valley over a five hour period. Public Tours leave 999 Canada Place Way at 10:00 am for the first venue at 11:00 am. We pick you up and away we go to enjoy the best wine the Lower Mainland has to offer.
*Private tours of 8+ (10+Saturdays) include private pickup in Greater Vancouver or Fraser Valley.
Visit award winning vineyards in the Fraser Valley such as Chamberton, Township 7, Vista D'oro and Backyard Vineyard. Some days do change due to private events at the wineries but we try to stick to the venues above. All tour stops are pre-booked and tour includes a behind the scenes tour*.
We allow for about 1 hour at each stop to ensure you are not rushed. The point of the tour is to let you enjoy each winery and have a chance to get to know it a little bit.
9:45 am Pickup 999 Canada Place Way, Vancouver
11:00 am Chaberton Estate Winery w/ tour and tasting
12:00 pm Township 7 or Vista D'oro or Glass House Winery w/ tasting
1:00 pm Backyard Vineyards w/ tasting and time for a light lunch (Included in tour). Group may have time to order additional glass of wine depending on timing.
2:30 pm leave for downtown Vancouver
3:00 pm drop off downtown Vancouver
*schedule subject to change without notice.
We hope you're looking forward to your Vancouver Wine tour. Book online or call 778.320.3409.
Read more about this tour on our blog here.
Vancouver has one of the strongest craft beer cultures in the world. Vancouver's distilleries are also making waves with some amazing locally crafted spirits. On this tour we'll make three stops over three and a half hours. Two Vancouver craft breweries and one Vancouver craft distillery. Nicknamed the Vancouver Distillery Tour, this vancouver tour gives you the best of both worlds.
All tastings are included & we have a tour set up for you at two of our stops! Limo upgrade available.
Tour pick-up and drop-off from 999 Canada Place Way in the tour bus loading zone. If you have trouble finding us look for the big white van with our Canadian Craft Tours logo on it. If that does not work, call us @ 778.320.3409. We want to get your Vancouver Craft Brewery & Distillery Tour going so please be 15 minutes early for registration.
Schedule varies depending on day of week. On the Vancouver Craft Beer & Distillery Tour we visit two of the following: Parallel 49 Brewing, , Big rock Brewing, Postmark Brewing, Off the Rail, Strathcona or Luppolo.
Certainly! Feel free to buy any craft beer or spirits you would like along the way for consumption after the tour. We guarantee you will find at least one local spirit you will love. There is a reason why the Craft Distillery culture in Vancouver is taking off.
Each Vancouver Craft Beer & Distillery Tour starts with a visit to two of our favourite craft breweries. At one you will be taken behind the scenes to see what really goes on, from grain to glass. From there, we head into the tasting room for some fantastic samples.
The friendly staff at the Vancouver distillery will take you into the back and show you what goes into making local spirits. After a tour and an overview we are back to the tasting room where you have the choice of gin, vodka or possibly other libations. Want a mixed drink instead of spirit tasters? Try a gin & tonic or any one of their fantastic mixed drinks. There's something for everyone!
With a Beer Geek by your side, you'll see how AMAZING our local beer is here in Vancouver. Throughout your Vancouver Brewery tour you will learn how craft beer is made and what makes the Vancouver beer scene so unique.
Your Beer Geek's favourite part of their job is making sure you get the perfect flight and explaining what makes each local beer taste so special. We all have different tastes in beer; let us help you find some new cold ones to love! Not normally a beer drinker? Tell us that at the beginning of the tour and let us introduce craft beer.
We have samples (Tasting flights) at each location ready for you and will educate you as to why it tastes so good, as well as entertain you along the way.
Groups of 8+ (8 Weekdays, 10+ Saturday or when available) are private when requested at the time of booking and can include a custom pickup/drop off. Contact us for private brewery tours, custom events.
Everything you need is included in your tour. We recommend you bring a growler to fill along the way.
4:45pm: Meet at 999 Canada Place . (It's a line of buses by the red Fly over Canada booth, look for our Canadian Craft Logo on our bus or sandwich board). Orientation, what to expect, house keeping. If someone is not here yet, we call or text them to remind you we leave by 5:00pm sharp.
4:55 - 5:00pm: Head for our First Brewery (Strathcona Beer Company)in our Canadian Craft Tours minibus. Introduction of guests to each other, overview of craft beer, wine spirits in BC. Intro to craft beer in bc.
5:00 - 6:10pm: 1st Brewery introduction, Brewery Tour & Tasting Flight, tasting flight beer synopsis. If group wants to eat we generally have menu's in the car and you can order as we walk in so the food is ready after our tour.
6:15 - 7:05pm: 2nd Brewery introduction (Parallel 49), more beer knowledge & tasting flight with beer synopsis. This is where we tell you a little more about the BC beer industry.
8:00 - 8:15: Head back to 999 Canada Place. Say our "See you again's", and hug it out. *If the guide does not tip the van please feel free to tip the guide.
Contact us or view our FAQ page for more details on food options on private tours, custom pick ups or tour passenger minimums. Ready to go? Book your public Vancouver Brewery Tour above or contact us to put together your private tour.
Our team of beer geeks will introduce you to how the beer is made and chauffeur you between breweries and into the tasting rooms. Our guides do all the leg work putting together the flights and educate you as to why it tastes so good, all while we entertain you along the way.
Private Tour times can start any day before 5pm, Saturdays need to start before 1pm. Yes, if you have a private group we can do this tour Saturday.
Groups of 10+ receive 10% discount. Port Moody Walking Brewery Tour available for $59/person.
Take a look at our complete Vancouver Tour Schedule.
Join us for an informative look behind the scenes as how your favourite IPA is made. We take about 15 minutes to show you what really goes into your favourite beverage. With beer in hand we will show you most if not all of the brewing process. From the malt through the mash-ton and into the fermentation vessels the art of brewing is ever changing. Let us show you all the effort that goes into your beer.
We visit three of the following breweries depending on day of week & season:
Join us for some laughs, knowledge and the best beer around. We look forward to introducing you to the Port Moody craft beer scene. Contact us or view our FAQ page for more details on food options, custom pick ups or tour passenger minimums. Ready to go? Book below.