Immerse yourself in history

Aboriginal descendants and their forefathers have cherished British Columbia for its abundant landscape, dominant wildlife and superb beauty long before European Settlement. As you ascend over the Malahat, the breathtaking panoramic views and rugged landscape will be etched in your memory, and you will begin to understand why British Columbia’s Aboriginal People hold this land in such high regard. Executive Chef Shirley Lang of Kitchens of Distinction Culinary Arts is of Cree decent. Her passion for cultural intricacies and Aboriginal history will be masterfully showcased on your tour. After you visit Quw’utsun Cultural Centre, experience the history and passion of an Aboriginal Traditional Dance Ceremony, and taste the delicacy of Traditional Coast Salish cuisine. You will be left wanting to learn so much more!

Itinerary

Coast Salish Aboriginal Tour

Your day of luxurious touring will begin with a fresh coffee or tea while you enjoy Executive Chef Shirley Lang’s just-out-of-the-oven Cree Raven Spirit Bannock. Envision touring Vancouver Island in luxury taking in breathtaking panoramas and vistas of the West Coast. We’ll visit Quw’utsun’ Cultural Centre in Duncan, BC, where we will be transported back in time, sharing stories and traditions of the Cowichan people from hundreds of years ago. After the cultural tour, we’ll feast on traditional Coast Salish cuisine while viewing First Nations talent, pride and colourful pageantry of a Traditional Dance Ceremony. On our journey back to Victoria, we will visit two Cowichan Valley vineyards to savour one of a kind award winning delicacies and wines.

Tour Notes

Please book this tour at least one week in advance.

Experience includes: Host, Cultural Centre Tour, feast, tastings, transportation. Minimum of 4 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.

Get in touch with us

To book this tour, request prices or find out more information, please fill out the contact form below.

Victoria, British Columbia, Canada • tours@spiritculinaryexcursions.com • Victoria: 250-858-7777 • San Francisco: 650-488-8377

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