History is in the detail
The sheer beauty of Aboriginal artwork takes you to a time in history when the Pacific Ocean and old growth Cedar, Spruce, Hemlock and Fir dominated the horizon, and European settlements were generations away. The talents of Aboriginal artists have been passed down from generations to generation with the sole purpose of passing on wisdom and history; to preserve traditions and culture. The stories, lessons and meanings behind each piece of artwork is breathtaking and remarkable. As you enjoy the notes of local wines and savour the flavours of Aboriginal-inspired tapa’s, created by Executive Chef Shirley Lang from the Cree Nation, these stories will come to life, entice your imagination and deepen your appreciation of history.
Victoria is a city of artists and artisans. This tour is specific to the First Nations of Victoria and Vancouver Island. Learn their history and hear their incredible stories. You will visit a variety of Aboriginal Art Galleries, learn some of the cultural-based techniques to increase your understanding and appreciation of the craft. Travel in luxury. Enjoy Aboriginal Tapas created by Executive Chef Shirley Lang paired with British Columbia Aboriginal-created wines while viewing and learning about local First Nations artist’s creations.
Please book this tour at least one week in advance.
Experience includes: Host, tapas, wine, gallery fees, transportation. Minimum of 6 guests, maximum of 8 guests.
Tour Notes: Prices may vary depending on the number of guests and dietary restrictions. Maximums and minimums are a guide. Please ask Spirit Culinary Excursion Experience Coordinator to arrange a tour for a party less than specified. Please see Kitchens of Distinctions Excursion Policies and Waiver.
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