Professional Tour Operators
Learn about Toronto’s professional tour operators (listed alphabetically).
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A Taste of the World Walks
A Taste of the World Walks Serves equal portions of food and facts along the way, foodies, literary detective and ghost walk in Toronto’s diverse neighbourhoods.
All About Toronto City Tour
All About Toronto City Tour is a Step-on-guide service offering professional tour guides for city tours of Toronto and Niagara Falls. Their guides speak 18 different languages, and all tours are customized and offer exceptional value. Also offered are airport meet and greet services, bus charters for city tours, evening & dinner transfers, group meals, group attractions and more.
AWE&thenSOME‘s Toronto For Photographers guides custom photo-tours of Toronto with a professional photographer & educator. Indulge your passion for travel and photography!
Blue Jays Stadium Tours
Once you are inside Rogers Centre you will be taken on a behind-the-scenes look at how a major sports complex operates ranging from how events are set up to where the media gather to invite the world into the home of the Blue Jays. Expert guides walk you through a stadium that has a rich pedigree of championship baseball, architectural innovation and entertainment spectacles.
Bruce Bell Tours
Historian, tour guide and author Bruce Bell offers many different walking tours including Toronto’s Famed St. Lawrence Market & Old Town Toronto, the Historic Distillery, University of Toronto, the Art Deco Skyscrapers of Downtown, and many more. Bruce can also arrange coach tours for larger groups, private one-on-one tours, and food tasting tours of St. Lawrence Market. All tours are year round but require reservations.
Walking tours led by knowledgeable professional guides who want you to experience this great city the way they do. Tours will explore many of the diverse neighbourhoods which make up the vibrant, multicultural city of Toronto.
Chopsticks and Forks
Chopsticks+Forks commitment is to showcase the story behind the amazing diversity of food in Toronto. Their food experiences are designed to help you build confidence around ethnic foods you may not be familiar with while at the same time, learn a bit about the culture and history of where the food comes from.
City Running Tours
With clean, well maintained streets, an extensive network of ravines and trails and a newly revitalized waterfront that’s part of the largest continuing urban project of its kind in North America, Toronto is perfectly suited to runners of all abilities. Create your own Toronto running experience with City Running Tours.
City Sightseeing is a “Hop-On-Hop-Off” City Bus Tour that operates year-round and provides a comprehensive city tour with informative commentary of live guides and classic British double decker buses. Tickets are valid up to 72 hours, and free hotel pick up on the first day is included.
Citywalks Tours & Talks
Join an architectural historian for enjoyable and informative walking tours of Toronto’s most distinctive neighbourhoods and districts. Over a dozen different two-hour tours are available, highlighting often-missed architectural details and engaging historical context. More information at www.citywalks.ca.
Cravin Foodies Tours
At Cravin Foodies, they care about what you eat and what you learn. They want your tour to be unique and your experience to be exceptional! Cravin Foodies will take you through the most celebrated and most diverse communities to give you a taste of the cultures shared in the city as well as a background in the traditions of buildings, restaurants and tourist attractions nearby.
(The) Culinary Adventure Company
Providing ‘adrenaline for foodies’, the Culinary Adventure Company shows both travelers and locals a unique glimpse of Toronto through the eyes of a professional Chef. Discover the city in all its tasty diversity. Private custom tours and dining experiences also available.
Downtown Yonge Walking Tours
Downtown Yonge Walking Tours offers two free walking tours: the Architecture of the Neighbourhood Discovery Tour that leaves from 23 College Street (the courtyard beside Pogue Mahone’s); and the Yonge Street: The Heart of Music City Tour that leaves from 25 Carlton Street
Driven and narrated by EcoCab drivers/guides, these unique pedal-powered bicycles allow you to see everything Toronto has to offer at your own speed and only visit the attractions you choose. EcoCab city tours are fun, fuel-free, making them a great experience as well as environmentally-friendly.
Elgin and Winter Garden Theatre Centre
Tours of the Elgin and Winder Garden Theatre Centre, National Historic Site are held year-round and last for 1 1/2 hours. Recounting the history and restoration of the last operating double-decker theatre in the world, year round tours are held Thursdays at 5 p.m. and Saturdays at 11 a.m. Admission is $12 for adults, $10 for students and seniors. Group tours are available by reservation.
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Felix Tours Happy Voyages
Felix Tours Happy Voyages tour will introduce you to carefully selected sites to give taste and perspective of Toronto to develop a thorough appreciation of this fascinating, cosmopolitan city.
Immersive bike tours that show you the best of Toronto in an active way. Tours visit must-see areas such as the Lake Ontario waterfront, downtown, Toronto Islands, Kensington Market, and Queen West, and offer a well-balanced mix of must-see sights, history, public art, hip neighbourhoods, and local lifestyle.
Foodies on Foot
Experience Toronto’s most dynamic food tour and food events with Foodies on Foot! Uniting foodies and food lovers, locals and tourists, all over Toronto’s food scene. Our events include culinary crawls, chef series dinners, communal dining, supper clubs, food tours and more!
Historian and storyteller Bill Genova offers personal walking tours of Toronto for individuals and small groups from two hours to all day.
Go Tours Canada
Join Go Tours Canada in Toronto’s famous Distillery District for one of Toronto’s top-rated tours. From cholera epidemics to shifty gangsters to the rise of the world’s once-largest distillery, the vibrant history of the area is a starkly interesting contrast to its current day art studios, restaurants and incredible cultural programming. Tours are offered year-round.
Gray Line Toronto City Tours
Gray Line Toronto City Tours is a fully narrated hop-on hop-off tour of Toronto on an open-top Double Decker Bus. (Winter visitors travel in a closed-in trolley) Sights include: the Hockey Hall of Fame, St. Lawrence Market, the Eaton Centre and Dundas Square, the Entertainment District, the University of Toronto, Bloor Street and Yorkville shopping, Casa Loma, various museums and more.
Great Lakes Schooner Company
Great Lakes Schooner Company provides beautiful vessels for public day tours, corporate dinner cruises, weddings, private functions and student educational cruises.
Guided Toronto, a locally owned and operated guided tour service, and is your personal connection to the megacity. Offering a selection of group walking tours and privately guided experiences, they can customize your ideal weekend getaway to Canada’s most remarkable city.
Haunted Walk of Toronto
Ghosts, graveyards, hangings and haunts. Discover Toronto’s darker history in this spine-tingling tour of the cobblestone streets of the Distillery District and the historic St. Lawrence Market by lantern-light with Haunted Walk of Toronto.
From April to October thousands of people attend our free neighbourhood walking tours. Heritage Toronto Walks cover all areas of the city, telling the stories behind the people, landscapes and historic buildings that bring Toronto’s neighbourhoods to life.
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Insider Shopping Toronto Ltd
Only two hours to shop in a city and need to find out what are the unique, hidden treasures only locals know? Insider Shopping Toronto Ltd offers customized shopping, chauffeured limousine or walking tours with hourly rates. Special celebrations also arranged.
Mariposa Cruises include the Toronto Island parkland and waterways, Queens Quay Terminal, Toronto Island Airport, Harbourfront Centre, CN Tower, Rogers Centre, HTO Park, Sugar Beach, Redpath Sugar Refinery, Rogers Centre, Air Canada Centre and the fabled Gibraltar Point Lighthouse. Scheduled Harbour Tours / Cruises depart: noon, 1 p.m., 2 p.m., 3 p.m. and 4 p.m.
Muddy York Walking Tours
Muddy York Walking Tours offers several tours which try to present the past as an authentic playground for those who want to know how the modern city of Toronto came to be.
National Helicopters Inc
Thrilling jet helicopter tours departing from Toronto or Niagara Falls from National Helicopters Inc. Breathtaking views of CN Tower, Harbourfront and Niagara Falls. Charters to and from Niagara Falls, Ontario Vineyards and Muskoka. Heli-golf and heli-dogsledding seasonal packages available.
New World Wine Tours
New World Wine Tours specialize in unique food and drink tours in Toronto (as well as to areas outside of the city). Everything done on a day-to-day basis is small scale and with an intimate approach to tourism informed by local expertise.
(The) Old Toronto Beer Tour
Celebrating a passion for beer, food and travel, The Old Toronto Beer Tour explores the culture and history of Toronto. Enjoy VIP brewery tours and tutored tastings at Toronto’s best-loved craft breweries.
On the Town
On the Town Specializes in informal excursions that highlight Toronto’s architecture, culture, history and diverse neighbourhoods by foot, public transportation or in vehicles. Choose from one of our exciting itineraries or let us create a unique tour to suit your group’s interests, time and budget.
Steam Whistle Brewing
Come and enjoy Toronto’s own craft beer – Steam Whistle Pilsner – brewed at the historic railway roundhouse. Open daily. Their on-site retail store offers unique merchandise along with fine, fresh beer. Public tours. Private parties.
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Sweet! Tasty Tours takes you on a walk around a Toronto neighbourhood, sampling delicious chocolates, cupcakes and more served up by various stores, while discovering tidbits of sweet history. Toronto’s favourite sweets walking tour.
Toronto Architecture Tours
From May to October join the Toronto Society of Architect’s guided walking tours and learn about some of the city’s best contemporary architecture.
Toronto Balades offers walking tours of Toronto in French. Toronto Balades propose des services de visites guidées en français de la ville de Toronto.
Toronto Bar Crawl
Toronto Bar Crawl is the city’s only regularly scheduled bar crawl. The bars visited are down-to-earth local bars in downtown Toronto. The route is changed up from time to time, but the focus of the crawl is less on the actual venues and more on your collective experience together as a group.
Toronto Bicycle Tours
Come along on a Toronto Bicycle Tours guided ride with us and discover Toronto on two wheels! See the city in a way not possible by driving or walking. Scheduled tours through spring, summer and fall as well as year round private/group tours.
Toronto Bruce Trail Club
The Toronto Bruce Trail Club organizes regular Urban Walks where the start and finish points are usually serviced by public transit. Most Urban Walks take place on walking trails in Toronto parks and typically last three to four hours, covering a distance of ten to twelve kilometres. Walks are moderately paced with the beginner hiker in mind, are free and are led by certified hike leaders.
Toronto Harbour Tours
Toronto Harbour Tours (summer only) – One-hour narrated boat tour of the Toronto Harbour and Islands. Cruise includes stunning views of the city skyline and parklands.
Toronto Helicopter Tours
Toronto Helicopter Tours make great additions to any vacation package. Flying out of downtown Toronto, we showcase Toronto and its many attractions including the CN Tower, Roger’s Centre, Royal Ontario Museum, Ontario’s Parliament, Air Canada Centre, Toronto picturesque Inner Harbour and so much more.
Toronto Outdoor Club
Toronto Outdoor Club features urban walks/hikes around Toronto and the GTA. Many of the events vary between difficulty levels, including hikes seven to 25 km in length.
Toronto Photo Safari
Combining knowledge of Toronto, experience with adult learning principles, corporate events training and a love for meeting new people while providing unique experiences, Toronto Photo Safari exists to move you to the next level of confidence with your camera and the pictures you take.
Toronto Tours by Locals
Offering a chance to get acquainted with the person behind the tour, Tours by Locals takes you on a personal journey to discover Toronto’s architectural marvels like the ROM, Distillery District, CN Tower, St. Lawrence Market, Rogers Centre and Harbourfront. If you have a layover of a few hours, a private local guide can pick you up at the airport and drop you off after the tour.
Tour Guys Toronto
Toronto is a great city to walk around and explore on foot and there is no better way to see the city than with an entertaining and experienced tour guide by your side with Tour Guys Toronto.
Travel Mammal Tours
Whether you’re a solo traveler, a couple or travel in a group, Travel Mammal Tours always makes you feel welcomed. The maximum size of both the Greektown street-food experience and pastry crawl is 6 people, to promote conversation and inclusion.
The three-hour guided tour provides an immersive, intimate, insider’s view of the city with visits to Toronto’s most popular sights as well as many hidden gems. A small group means more personal attention, more flexibility and more photo stops. Experience a tour unlike any other with TruExperiences Tours.
VIP Ontario Tours
VIP Ontario Tours offers a unique and memorable experience while visiting Toronto. They create custom packages to include private tours, charters and livery service including exclusive access and line by-pass to some of the hottest trending attractions Toronto has to offer.
At Walk T.O. we believe that to experience Toronto you have to take to its streets and hear its stories. We bring Toronto to life by providing guided tours that draw an intimate, unique map of the city, sharing its history, culture and the stories of its people. Our tours aim to inspire and motivate our customers to explore more of the city’s offerings.