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Genova Tours

230 Rose Park Dr, Toronto, Ontario M4T 1R5, Canada
+1 416-367-0380
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private tours by a real Torontonian

Bill has a special knowledge of Toronto and his stories are of great interest to the curious... read more

Reviewed 13 November 2016
Mitch G
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Toronto, Canada
Great Tour of Toronto

In July, my family of four visited Toronto and went on a private tour with Bill. We did a general... read more

Reviewed 19 September 2016
MSR23
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Chevy Chase, Maryland
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13 Nov 2016
“private tours by a real Torontonian”
19 Sep 2016
“Great Tour of Toronto”
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230 Rose Park Dr, Toronto, Ontario M4T 1R5, Canada
East York
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Reviewed 13 November 2016

Bill has a special knowledge of Toronto and his stories are of great interest to the curious traveler. Bill knows the underbelly of the city - and he has turned this touring into a lifestyle. Take the tour, enjoy Yorkville - that's my favorite area...More

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Reviewed 19 September 2016

In July, my family of four visited Toronto and went on a private tour with Bill. We did a general overview of the city. Bill is a fantastic storyteller and a resource of information on a variety of topics. His tour was interesting to adults...More

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GenovaTours, Owner at Genova Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2016

Thanks a million for your write up.

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Reviewed 6 September 2016

I only had one day in Toronto and I decided to use Bill Genova to maximize my experience of the city. The hotel concierge recommended Bill and I had a great day. He picked me up at my hotel at 10:00 AM and we returned...More

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GenovaTours, Owner at Genova Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2016

Thanks a million for your write up.

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Reviewed 26 July 2016

Bill is knowledgeable and personable and is obviously very proud of his home city. We explained what we wanted to experience and he made sure to cover it and other sights that we had not thought of.

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Reviewed 12 May 2016

I took my Grade 7-9 class on the Chinatown/Kensington Market tour. We all learned a lot of new stuff. The tour was very enjoyable. Bill knew his stuff well. He was happy to answer any questions we had. The tour was relaxed and not very...More

Thank Lorna M
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Reviewed 22 April 2016

Booked an informative walking tour of the above with Bill in April. Thought it was a different way to spend some time together and certainly with a city as diverse as Toronto, there is tons of stuff to do, see, learn about etc. We all...More

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Reviewed 2 December 2015

I have been on around 7 tours over the past few years with Bill and each one is more exciting and fascinating than the one before. I have learned so much about the City of Toronto that I wasn't aware of before and Bill makes...More

1  Thank jetsetter096
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Reviewed 20 November 2015

My sister and I have done four or five tours of Toronto with Bill. His knowledge of Toronto's history, architecture, fun facts and even food is outstanding. I have lived in Toronto all my life and and amazed on each tour with Bill because I...More

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Reviewed 16 October 2015

My wife and I have somewhat limited mobility, so walking tours are not something we do. Bill does a lot of them and I am sure they are great. In our case our concierge contacted Bill and he offered a tour in his vehicle. He...More

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Reviewed 12 September 2015

My wife and I met Bill Genova at the edge of Cabbagetown, where he started us off with a history of Toronto and the area of Cabbagetown. It was not a dry recitation of facts and events but a story of the peoples and times,...More

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