Historic Downtown St. John's Walking Tour


  • Stroll the oldest streets of downtown St. John's with your guide
  • Learn the history of this colorful and charming city center
  • Admire important buildings and landmarks up close


Join your knowledgeable and friendly guide for a walk along some of the oldest streets in St. John's and learn about the important buildings, landmarks, and monuments that make up the historic downtown area.

There are frequent stops along the route at key locations to take in the surroundings and listen to interesting stories and lesser-known details as a group. 

By taking this walking tour, you'll have a newfound appreciation for downtown St. John's and have the confidence to find your own way through the downtown core.

Departures at 10:30am from our gift shop at 284 Water Street. Reservation is required.


2 hours


Adults - $40 plus tax

Seniors (65+) - $35 plus tax

Youth (12-16) - $35 plus tax

Children (under 12) - Free

Meeting Point:

The meeting point is our gift shop and gallery at 284 Water Street in downtown St. John's. Reservation is required.


This tour requires a minimum of four people to depart.

Things to note:

Dress for the weather and wear comfortable sneakers. This walking tour takes in mostly flat roads, but hills and stairs are inevitable in downtown St. John's. Please keep that in mind when booking. For those who aren't up for a walking tour, we recommend our three-hour Combination Tour.

How to book:

To book, please call 709-753-1497 or email tours@legendtours.ca.