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Talaysay Tours

334 Skawshen Road | West Vancouver, Sechelt, British Columbia V7P 3T1, Canada
+1 800-605-4643
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Stanley Park First Nations Interpretive Walking Tour
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Talking Trees - Indigenous Interpretive Walk - Porpoise Bay Provincial Park
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First Nations Interpretive Paddle - Porpoise Bay Provincial Park
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Talaysay Tours has been providing tours and authentic cultural experiences since 2002. We have activities, tours, expeditions and events for all ages and groups. Summer activities include kayaking, canoeing, paddle boarding, Aboriginal Talking Trees Walking Tours, Aboriginal Talking Totem Tours, hikes and aboriginal cultural events and performances. Our primary location is Stanley Park - Beaver Lake, Alice Lake, Squamish BC, and Porpoise Bay Provincial Park, Sechelt BC.
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
334 Skawshen Road | West Vancouver, Sechelt, British Columbia V7P 3T1, Canada
+1 800-605-4643
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Our group all agreed that this was one of the best tours that we have taken in Vancouver. To listen to the rich history of the Indigenous culture throughout Stanley Park and Candace our Tour Leader spoke with passion and kept our group very engaged...More

Thank Shannon G
Reviewed 6 days ago

I participated in the Spoken Treasures tour of Stanley Park, lead by Candace and I learned so much about local First Nations culture and history. Candace is a very engaging presenter and I would highly recommend this tour to anyone who wants a unique perspective...More

Thank Marilyn B
Candace C, Owner at Talaysay Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

We truly appreciate your feedback and thank you for joining us on our new Spoken Treasures Tour. Sincerely, Candace

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

An easy amble with occasional stops for our guides to drum, chant and point out different plants and how the First Nations used them. Be prepared to leap aside for speeding cyclists. I appreciated the guides sharing a bit about their personal backgrounds, particularly why...More

Thank travelwriteVancouver
Candace C, Owner at Talaysay Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear guest/travel writer. Thank you for your review and feedback. It is truly appreciated. Candace and Larry Campo, Talaysay Tours

Reviewed 17 May 2017

We took the Talking Trees tour at the summit of the Sea to Sky Gondola! What an excellent tour by our guides Sito and Tyrone. They shared their knowledge about their culture as well as the challenges the Indigenous people have to face. Sito was...More

Thank LI697
Candace C, Owner at Talaysay Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Liz, Thank you so much for your feedback and kind words. We aspire to do our best everyday and meet and share our culture and history with international visitors and local community members. Sincerely, Candace and Larry Campo, Talaysay Tours.

Reviewed 7 May 2017

I went on a 3 hour kayaking tour with Ecko off of Little Cates Park. It was a tremendously great experience!! It was a private tour, since I was the only bookee for that day. This part of the ocean is particularly beautiful as it...More

Thank Brianna S
Reviewed 3 May 2017

I had the luck to have Candace as my guide and three delightful trainee guides. We started with a song and ended up snacking on native plants, and I learnt a lot in between about First Nation history, culture and tradition. The walk was very...More

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Candace C, Owner at Talaysay Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 May 2017

Joanna, Thank you for joining Talaysay Tours on our Stanley Park Tour. Wishing you safe travels on your way back to the UK. Candace

Reviewed 15 April 2017

Despite pouring & cold rain (typical Vancouver), we had a great walking tour with Wes & Candace. We learned a lot about the area and its history. We would have liked to have stayed and listened to the stories more but our schedule would not...More

Thank Christopher L
Candace C, General Manager at Talaysay Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Christopher, thank you so much for your feedback and review for our Stanley Park Spoken Treasures tour. Wishing you and your family the very best back in the US. PS, the weather is currently great here in Vancouver. Hope to one day see you all...More

Reviewed 3 January 2017

I booked a tour with Candace for my university class. The night before our tour we had a major snowfall that made for a treacherous commute, but Candace made it out to meet us and greet us at the site-Alice Lake. The twenty of us...More

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Candace C, Owner at Talaysay Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 January 2017

Ahalya, Thank you for your review and valuable feedback. We truly enjoyed our morning with you and the students of Quest University. It was a special day in Alice Lake in the snow and it is an honour to share our culture, stories and history...More

Reviewed 1 September 2016

Had a wonderful Talking Trees tour in Stanley Park with Candace - she has a knack for sharing her knowledge and experience in a warm and personable way. Using the trees and plants as a basis she shared some of the stories and history of...More

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Candace C, Owner at Talaysay Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 September 2016

Martin, thank you for your feedback. You and your wife's interest in First Nations culture, history and nature brought with such insightful questions allowed for a great tour and opportunity to expand discussion. For us, our guests, who meet and share their inquiry, interests and...More

Reviewed 12 August 2016

Today I had the pleasure of experiencing the Talking Trees Walk at Alice Lake Provincial Park in Squamish conducted by Talaysay Tours. I cannot say enough about how much our entire party enjoyed the interpretive walk with Candace and Deanna. We learned so many interesting...More

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Candace C, Owner at Talaysay Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 13 August 2016

Expatomom2015 we so appreciate for feedback. Our Talaysay Team aka Aboriginal Eco Tours is so thrilled to be in beautiful Squamish BC and share our aboriginal history and culture and work with our neighbours and associates in tourism. Wishing you a great weekend. Candace and...More

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30 June 2016|
Response from Candace C | Property representative |
Good day. Our Talking Trees Interpretive Walk Tour is $35 pp. Duration: 1.5 hrs. Location Stanley Park, Vancouver. Squamish, Alice Lake. Porpoise Bay, Sechelt. BC. Our First Nations Interpretive Paddle is $126 pp... More