Yorkville Shopping Walk, Toronto

Yorkville Shopping Walk (Self Guided), Toronto

Yorkville is one of Toronto's most exclusive shopping areas, where designer boutiques rub expensively clad shoulders with upscale art galleries. Many luxury brands have their flagship stores in this area.

A good place to start your shopping trip is in the street that gives the area its name, Yorkville Avenue. Along its length is an extensive range of shops, from small and exquisite boutiques to the stores of major international brands. Many of the planet's biggest names in fashion can be visited on Bloor Street, which is between Yonge Street and Avenue Road. Among them are Burberry, Chanel, Escada, Louis Vuitton and Tiffany & Co.

Leading Canadian brands, such as Roots and Aritzia also have a strong presence on Bloor Street. If you are concerned about cost, shop in Winners, where there are lots of discounted luxury goods. Don't miss out on a visit to Holt Renfrew, a famous high-end department store, on Bloor Street West. Explore several floors of designer brands, cosmetics, perfumes, shoes and evening gowns. You can also indulge yourself with a beauty treatment. The store has pampering services for both men and women. Other services include personal shopping and complimentary alterations.
How it works: A discovery walk features a route using which you can explore a popular city neighborhood on your own. This walk, along with other self-guided walks in over 1,500 cities, can be found on the app "GPSmyCity: Walks in 1K+ Cities" which can be downloaded from Apple App Store or Google Play Store to your mobile phone or tablet. The app's built-in GPS navigation functions allow following this walk route with ease. The app works both online and offline, so no data plan is needed when traveling abroad.

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Yorkville Shopping Walk Map

Guide Name: Yorkville Shopping Walk
Guide Location: Canada » Toronto
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Discovery)
Travel Distance: 1.8 Km or 1.1 Miles
Author: Linda
Cumberland Street, Cumberland Terrace

1) Cumberland Street, Cumberland Terrace

Yorkville Avenue

2) Yorkville Avenue

Yorkville Avenue

3) Yorkville Avenue

Bloor Street West

4) Bloor Street West

Avenue Road corner with Bloor Street West, Church of the Redeemer

5) Avenue Road corner with Bloor Street West, Church of the Redeemer

Bloor Street West corner with Bay Street

6) Bloor Street West corner with Bay Street

Bloor Street West, Holt Renfrew

8) Bloor Street West, Holt Renfrew

Bloor Street East

9) Bloor Street East

Yonge Street

10) Yonge Street

Yonge Street corner with Charles Street East

11) Yonge Street corner with Charles Street East

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