A Taste of Nanaimo – Local Food, Craft Beverage & Estate Winery Tour (4 Hours)


Discover part of Vancouver Island’s amazing local food, craft beverage & estate winery scene as we tour through Nanaimo. Sip by sip & nibble by nibble, explore Nanaimo’s family owned vineyards, breweries, distilleries and local food producers as we guide you throughout the city.

Nanaimo City A Taste of Nanaimo – Local Food, Craft Beverage & Estate Winery Tour


We offer a guided local food, craft beverage and estate winery tour, and our van ensures a smaller group size and more personalized tour experience for tourists and locals alike. We take small groups out so that you really get to talk to the owners and creators of all this amazing local food, craft beer, spirts and wine. Never heard about BC wine, beer, or spirits? That’s because we drink it all, right here!

– Highlights –
  • Enjoy tastings at 4 different venues, plus tasty snacks along the way
  • From land to hand: Learn about Nanaimo’s winemaking history and why specific grapes thrive on Vancouver Island while tasting some of the best wines we have to offer
  • From grain to glass: Find out how your favourite beers are brewed and where the ingredients are sourced
  • Discover the difference that hand-packing and catching wild fish locally makes in the finished product
  • Taste how high-quality spirits like vodka, gin, and absinthe are intended to be sipped and savoured
  • Devour one of many unique variations of Nanaimo’s iconic dessert

* We can accommodate most allergies and dietary restrictions. Please advise us of any special dietary requirements by email or phone prior to the event.

  • Informative & interactive tour led by a bonafide local foodie
  • Curated itinerary complete with back of house access & generous samples at each stop
  • Tasting fees at all 4 locations
  • Transportation in our comfortable, air-conditioned vehicles
  • Complimentary chilled bottled water & tasty snacks
  • Commemorative group tour photo
  • Small group size, anywhere from 3-11 guests


  • Your appetite!
  • Camera
  • Comfortable walking shoes
  • Light sweater or jacket as the weather can change quickly
  • Cash or credit card to purchase food or beverages to take with you.

Year Round

Start Time: 1:00pm pickup at the Bastion (98 Front Street) in Nanaimo.

* Please note that we may be able to accommodate some but not all alternative pickup locations.

Prices are per person (plus 5% tax).

Day 1

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June 11, 2015 – SOLD OUT, June 13, 2015, June 18, 2015, June 19, 2015, June 25, 2015, June 26, 2015, More 2015 Dates – Please contact us, 2016 Dates – Please contact us