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Island Gourmet Trails

1832 Robb Ave, Comox, British Columbia V9M 2E4, Canada
+1 250-650-1956
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I booked a tour after reading the great reviews on here. Our experience was just okay. The... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
VIMom
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Vancouver Island
Such a fun day!

Gaetane picked us up at 10 in the morning and took us on a relaxing and delicious tour of the Comox... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Sonja M
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Ottawa, Canada
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Island Gourmet Trails offers delicious day tours within the Comox Valley. This culinary adventure is planned to cover different trails throughout the Valley. Tours are customized to suit the group’s specific interest: stops may include farmer’s markets, bakeries, cheese dairies, organic farms, shellfish farms, wineries,coffee roysters etc. You can end your day with a gourmet dinner in a local restaurant or a cooking class. Those culinary tours are designed to help you experience the Valley in all its splendour and its flavour!
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1832 Robb Ave, Comox, British Columbia V9M 2E4, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I booked a tour after reading the great reviews on here. Our experience was just okay. The positive was that Gaetane was very nice and knowledgeable. The negative is she seemed really unprepared for our tour even though I booked months in advance. She had...More

Thank VIMom
IslandGourmetTrails, Owner at Island Gourmet Trails, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for providing constructive feedback regarding your tour experience in August. Please be assured that we have taken it to heart. As you can imagine we are very proud of the experience we provide to visitors but sometimes customized tours present some challenges ....More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Gaetane picked us up at 10 in the morning and took us on a relaxing and delicious tour of the Comox Valley. We learned about (and tasted) coffee, handmade dark chocolate, wine, sea salt, herb blends, and seafood from the fabulous farms and wineries of...More

Thank Sonja M
IslandGourmetTrails, Owner at Island Gourmet Trails, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

It is always fun to share with visitors what is special about the Comox valley. I am glad you enjoyed the day and it made you appreciate the flavours of the food, beauty of the area and hospitality of the producers. Hope to see you...More

Reviewed 12 August 2017

Just the right amount of content, great host. A warm and knowledgeable local showing you what the area has to offer. Really get a feel on the artisan movement in the area. Well worth the price. Both the lunch and dinner are fabulous.

Thank Eric L
Reviewed 22 June 2017

Gaetane has established a warm relationship with the many artisans, farmers, distillers and wine makers of the beautiful, amazing Comox Valley. This informs the tour and sets the experience far above others. We were welcomed enthusiastically by the vendors and learned so much from them...More

Thank mlage2017
Reviewed 19 June 2017

What an amazing culinary adventure. I highly recommend Gaétane and her Island Gourmet Trails for residents and visitors alike. We visited a couple of Farmers' Markets, a Distillery, a Winery, a Sea Salt & Herbs Company and had lunch at an Artisan Foods Caterers. Two...More

Thank Francine L
IslandGourmetTrails, Owner at Island Gourmet Trails, responded to this reviewResponded 21 June 2017

I am glad you enjoyed your experience. It is always a pleasure for me to help, visitors, newcomers, or résidents to discover the flavour and beauty of our rich valley. Gaetane

Reviewed 17 June 2017

An all-day culinary dream tour of the Comox Valley with emphasis on local artisan producers. You're introduced to local producers and products unique to the Comox Valley and your host, Gaetane, has a wealth of knowledge about the area as you travel through it and...More

Thank jaybee7815
IslandGourmetTrails, Owner at Island Gourmet Trails, responded to this reviewResponded 19 June 2017

Thank for the positive comments. It is always a pleasure to introduce the the beauty and the flavour of the Comox Valley to new comers like you and to visitors. I want more people to know about how special is the Comox Valley. Gaetane

Reviewed 23 October 2016

Gaetane is a friendly well organized tour guide whose knowledge of the Comox Valley is remarkable! My family would recommend this experience to anyone visiting the Comox Valley!

Thank Leona S
Reviewed 14 September 2016

While visiting the island this past August, my sister-in-law surprised hubby and I with this delightful tour of the Comox Valley. Gaetane, our host, is a friendly person with great stories and a good knowledge of the Valley. The tour was designed with our interests...More

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Reviewed 28 August 2016

This was a divinely delicious day. Gaetane is a pleasant, highly knowledgeable and well organized host. Pickup was on time and our van of 3 couples spent a wonderful day driving through the scenic Comox valley stopping at a diverse variety of local gourmet/artisan culinary...More

Thank Karl K
Reviewed 24 August 2016

Where do I start? Gaetane (sp?) the owner and host was fabulous. Island Gourmet Trails is suitable for locals, visitors, foodies, wine snobs, friends and family. It was a celebration for my birthday with two friends. We were picked up with the host's van and...More

Thank MinnieMinnow
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