Shopping Tour in Toronto, Toronto

There are many ways to enjoy shopping in Toronto. You can either walk along the oldest streets of the city, like Yonge street and visit the huge fancy shopping centers, or you can experience the atmosphere of the historic market of St. Lawrence. This tour has it all: from small unusual stores to big "all-mighty" malls. So don't hesitate to enjoy an authentic shopping experience by visiting the attractions listed below.
You can follow this self-guided walking tour to explore the attractions listed below. How it works: download the app "GPSmyCity: Walks in 1K+ Cities" from iTunes App Store or Google Play to your mobile phone or tablet. The app turns your mobile device into a personal tour guide and its built-in GPS navigation functions guide you from one tour stop to next. The app works offline, so no data plan is needed when traveling abroad.

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Shopping Tour in Toronto Map

Guide Name: Shopping Tour in Toronto
Guide Location: Canada » Toronto (See other walking tours in Toronto)
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Sightseeing)
# of Attractions: 9
Tour Duration: 2 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 4.5 km
Author: ann
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St. Lawrence Market

1) St. Lawrence Market (must see)

Established on 1803, St. Lawrence Market is owned by the City of Toronto and is the nerve centre for commercial and administrative activity for the city. The market is located between Jarvis, Front, King and Church streets, the former industrial area of the city. It is the largest market in the city and is open five days a week, Tuesday to Saturday.

The South Market houses the daily sale of fresh fruits and vegetables along with dairy and meat products. Freshly baked goods are available here...   view more
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Brookfield Place

2) Brookfield Place (must see)

Toronto’s architectural landscape is a perfect blend of the old and the new. Showcasing some stunning cutting-edge modern designs and monuments of the past, it is indeed a breathtaking sight to see both the extremes make up the perfect skyline of the city. Brookfield Place is one such site. A visit to this place is a must if you do not want to miss out on any fascinating structure of Toronto.

The Brookfield Place comprises of two contemporary towers, the Bay Wellington Tower and the TD...   view more
Sight description based on wikipedia
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Hudson's Bay Company

3) Hudson's Bay Company

Located in downtown Toronto, Hudson's Bay Company Store focuses on fashionable and stylish clothes for both men and women. However they do have other goods as well so basically you can buy everything under a single roof. The store is commonly known as the Bay and is the oldest commercial corporation in North America.
Operation hours: Sun: 10:00AM - 7:00PM; Mon: 10:00AM - 6:00PM; Tue-Fri: 10:00AM - 9:30PM; Sat: 9:30AM -...   view more
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Eaton Centre

4) Eaton Centre (must see)

If you love to shop, Toronto is the place for you; it has a variety of what can be called, some of the best places to go crazy shopping.

The city can provide every visitor his/her definition of the ‘best shopping day ever’ and all shopping destinations are perfectly compatible with the visitor’s budget. However, the shopping experience in Toronto does not end there; you haven’t seen it all till you have visited the Eaton Centre. Literally a-shop-till-you-drop venue, the Eaton Centre...   view more
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Yonge Street

5) Yonge Street (must see)

Yonge Street is definitely a place to visit in Toronto. The street has more then 1,900 kilometers and it is a commercial district full of activity especially between Front and Lawrence. Yonge Street is full of shops, hotels, restaurants and bars.

Yonge Street (pronounced "young street") is a major arterial route connecting the shores of Lake Ontario in Toronto to Lake Simcoe, a gateway to the Upper Great Lakes. It was formerly listed in the Guinness Book of Records as the longest...   view more
Sight description based on wikipedia
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HMV Store

6) HMV Store

Widely considered as the best place to shop for audio and visual products. They have one of the largest selections of DVDs and CDs and also a nice selection of brand-new LPs for vinyl aficionados. The store is conveniently located on the Yonge Street in Downtown Toronto.
Opening Hours: Sun 12:00-8:00pm, Mon-Sat:...   view more
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College Park

7) College Park

Perched on the crossroads of Yonge Street and College Street is one of Toronto’s most luxurious shopping complexes, the College Park. With an elegant facade and rich decor, the complex reflects a grand art deco style of architecture. The building was designed by Ross and Macdonald, in association with Henry Sproatt.

Built in 1930 by the Eaton’s department store, one of Canada’s largest retailers, the College Park has been the hub of luxury, opulence and sophistication for a while now....   view more
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Holt Renfrew

8) Holt Renfrew

This Canadian department store is one of the biggest in the country and won the distinction of being "Store of the Year" back in 2004. It's history dates back to 1837 and the tradition of having only quality products and services has been strongly cherished since then. The company owns a chain of stops all over Canada with the flagship store located on Bloor Street, Toronto.
Opening hours: Monday to Wednesday 10 AM - 7 PM; Thursday and Friday 10 AM - 8 PM; Saturday 10 AM - 7 PM;...   view more
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Hazelton Lanes

9) Hazelton Lanes

Hazelton Lanes is one of the most famous places in Toronto for its fashion and lifestyle boutiques. The clothes of some of the most well-known designers such as Badgley Mischka, Stella McCartney, Monique L'huillier, Christian Louboutin are sold here.
Operating hours: Mon-Wed 10am - 6pm; Thu 10am - 7pm; Fri & Sat 10am - 6pm; Sun 12pm -...   view more

Walking Tours in Toronto, Canada

Create Your Own Walk in Toronto

Create Your Own Walk in Toronto

Creating your own self-guided walk in Toronto is easy and fun. Choose the city attractions that you want to see and a walk route map will be created just for you. You can even set your hotel as the start point of the walk.
Souvenir Shopping Part 2

Souvenir Shopping Part 2

It would be a pity to leave Toronto without having explored its specialty shops and bringing home something truly original. We've compiled a list of gifts and souvenirs, which are unique to Toronto, that a visitor might like to purchase to reflect their visit.

Tour Duration: 3 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 7.0 km
Toronto's Waterfront Self-guided Tour

Toronto's Waterfront Self-guided Tour

Toronto is located on the shore of Lake Ontario and it is more than obvious that the locals, as well as visitors to the city, cherish and admire the alluring views of the lake. Toronto's waterfront is one of the most picturesque places for walking, but it is also a great destination for those in search of entertainment. This walking tour will reveal all the pearls strewn along the quay. Don't hesitate to visit all the attractions on this itinerary, as listed below.

Tour Duration: 2 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 5.2 km
Souvenir Shopping Part 1

Souvenir Shopping Part 1

It would be a pity to leave Toronto without having explored its specialty shops and bringing home something truly original. We've compiled a list of gifts and souvenirs, which are unique to Toronto, that a visitor might like to purchase to reflect their visit.

Tour Duration: 3 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 6.3 km
Toronto's Historic Walking Tour

Toronto's Historic Walking Tour

Once an Anglo backwater, Toronto represents today the cultural and economic heart of English-speaking Canada. It is not only a beautiful city, but also has a rich history dating back to 1793. This tour invites you to explore, at your own leisure, the heritage of Toronto. Don't miss visiting its most exciting and representative sights, as listed below.

Tour Duration: 2 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 2.7 km
Art Lover's Tour In Toronto

Art Lover's Tour In Toronto

This tour will take you to a district that once embraced Gothic culture, and became a very popular tourist attraction. Young, vibrant and bohemian, Queen West Street is often compared to New York’s or London’s SoHo districts. It’s a hangout for many artists and musicians, with its many music stores, cafes, clubs and of course lots of art galleries. Follow this self-guided tour as it takes you to the most fashionable art galleries, as listed below.

Tour Duration: 1 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 0.5 km
City Orientation Walk II

City Orientation Walk II

Toronto, the capital of Ontario, is a major Canadian metropolis on the shore of Lake Ontario renowned for its dynamic pace and a high-rising skyline comprising ultra-modern skyscrapers and historic architecture. The city boasts rich cultural scene and a multitude of green spaces, offering a wealth of entertainment and recreational facilities. To learn more about and enjoy the delights of Toronto, follow this orientation walk!

Tour Duration: 2 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 3.2 km

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