Tours

Dig deeper into food and agriculture and go on a farm or food tour!

Food and farm tours offer a unique way to get to know a place. Whether you are a visitor or call Guelph Wellington your home, we invite you to learn and discover unique tastes and flavours in our backyard. Book a tour with one of the locations listed here or pick up the local food map and create your own adventure.

Culinary Tours

Taste the City and Country, meet locals where they live and where they go out to eat, and discover different culinary traditions. Satisfy your curiosity for history and your taste buds on a gourmet tour!

three women looking into store front windowTaste Detours

Discover our region's heritage and tastes with Taste Detours' award-winning, locally flavoured food and cultural walking tours in Elora and Guelph, step, bite, step.

www.tastedetours.ca


Chef Scotty leaning out of food truck smilingChef Scotty Cooks

Experience a Chef Table dinner at a destination of your choice or go on a Niagara wine adventure on this unique food truck.

www.chefscottycooks.com


Natalina standing in her home kitchenNatalina's Kitchen

Explore the Niagara Wine Region or go on an Southern Italian Food Adventure with Natalina, our local Italian food guru.

www.natalinaskitchen.com


 

Guided Farm Tours

See agriculture in action - book a guided farm tour at one of the fantastic locations below:

field full of alpacasHarmony Meadows Alpaca Farm

Roam the pasture and visit up close with the alpacas. While you are there, check out the farm store where you can find amazing alpaca socks, yarn and toys for all ages!

www.harmonymeadowsalpaca.ca


sign and wood pallet leaning up against a tree in the forestHeartwood Farm and Cidery

A regenerative farm that creats delicious craft ciders using ingredients from around the farm. Explore their unique forest garden, orchards, grazing cattle, pastured pigs, chickens and farm work horses.

www.heartwoodfarm.ca


pile of hazelnutsJewels Under the Kilt

For a nutty experience, book a tour with Lis Burrow, head Artisan Nut maker and grower. The farm features a large nut orchard, and nut roasting and packing facility. Tours and tastings by appointment only.

www.jewelsunderthekilt.com  |  519.362.1585


two boys sitting at a picnic table eating ice creamMapleton's Organic Dairy

Meet a variety of animals in thier demonstration barn, see how cows are milked with a voluntary milking system, or find your way through a cedar maze. Visit the farm store for ice cream, meat or a light lunch!

www.mapletonsorganic.ca


inside a greenhouse with tall tomato vinesZócalo Organics

Enjoy exploring an organic, no-till vegetable farm. Learn about ecological vegetable production, walk through their gardens, greenhouses and 100+ year old barn.

www.zocaloorganics.ca


 

Self-Guided Farm Tours

two baskets full of kale sitting on chairsRural Romp

Learn about local agriculture and food businesses on the Taste Real Rural Romp, a self-guided farm and food tour through Wellington County and Guelph. The event takes place twice a year.

Spring Romp - end of May  |  Fall Romp - end of September.


food map sittin on table with pen, coffee, plantLocal Food Map

Whether it’s a short detour or a selected destination – a stop at a local farm or food businesses is always
worth it. Pick up a Taste Real Local Food Map and plan your own outing any day of the year.

Plan your route.

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