The Sights of South Winnipeg GPS-Guided Audio Tour
Discover the Sights of South Winnipeg with our Signature Tour!
You'll embark on an audio driving tour with over 20 points of interest & turn by turn directions delivered through your vehicle's stereo.
Along the way, you'll visit the following four incredible attractions, each with their own points of interest to explore on foot!
University of Manitoba
Trappist Monastery Ruins
St. Norbert Heritage Park
Place St. Norbert
Better Than a Live Tour
Explore at your own pace with no time constraints or crowded groups, for a fraction of the cost.
As you drive past, or walk close to a point of interest, the audio will automatically play from your device. No data used during tour (d/l on WIFI before).
Turn by turn directions while driving. On foot, use the live GPS map to easily navigate from one stop to the next.
Comes with tour access on ONE device. For personalized audio & trivia during walking portions, select an equal number of additional travelers.
per adult from
60 to 90 minutes
What's included :
- Download on WIFI before (no signal required or data used during tour)
- Customer Service via Phone & Email
- Live GPS map (audio plays automatically when you get close to a stop)
- Lifetime tour access on Tripvia Tours app for Android & iOS
What's excluded :
- Attraction tickets
- Headphones (optional for walking portions- audio will play from device speaker otherwise).
- Smartphone or tablet
- This is a typical itinerary for this product
Pass By: Pembina Highway & Chancellor Matheson Road, Pembina Hwy & Chancellor Matheson Rd, Winnipeg, MB R3T, Canada
Tour Introduction. There are two types of points of interest on the tour: driving (D) & walking (W). Driving = we'll talk as you drive past. Walking = get out and explore (can still be accessed from the car if the weather is poor).
Pass By: Investors Group Field, 315 Chancellor Matheson Rd, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3T 1Z2 Canada
(D) You'll drive right past the home of the Winnipeg Blue Bombers! We'll tell you all about it and point out some other sports fields.
Pass By: Wayne Fleming Arena - Max Bell Centre, 109 Sidney Smith St, Winnipeg, MB R3T 2M6, Canada
(D) We'll point out the home arena of the U of M Bisons!
Pass By: St. Paul's College, 70 Dysart Rd, Winnipeg, MB R3T 2M6, Canada
(D) We'll tell you about St. Paul & St. John's colleges on the university campus.
Pass By: Wallace Building, 125 Dysart Rd, Winnipeg, MB R3T 2M6, Canada
(D) You'll pass by the Wallace & Duff Roblin Buildings as well as Chancellor's Hall.
Pass By: Pembina Hall Residence, University of Manitoba, 30 Maclean Crescent, Winnipeg, MB R3T 2N1, Canada
(D) We'll point out the beautiful new building and the stunning view it has of the Red River!
Pass By: Tier Building, 173 Dafoe Rd W, Winnipeg, MB R3T 2M9, Canada
(D) See the wonderful turn of the century building with it's Canada flag flying high.
Pass By: University of Manitoba Administration Building, 66 Chancellors Cir, Winnipeg, MB R3T 2N2, Canada
(D) As you drive around the central point of the university, you'll see a number of original campus buildings that give you a glimpse into student life over 100 years ago!
Stop At: Kings Park, 198 Kings Dr, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3T 3G1 Canada
(W). The first spot to get out and explore. Three points of interest await as you take a stroll through the beautiful urban park. Discover a Chinese Pagoda, waterfall & labyrinth. All walking points of interest include a fun trivia question as well!
Duration: 30 minutes
Pass By: Patricia Avenue & Kilkenny Drive, Patricia Ave & Kilkenny Dr, Winnipeg, MB R3T 3A8, Canada
(D) As you drive, we'll tell you about the neighbourhood. We'll also tell you about some fun Blue Bomber facts.
Pass By: Cloutier Drive, Cloutier Dr, Winnipeg, MB, Canada
(D) Bridge Mural. You'll pass under a bridge with an incredible piece of art painted on the side. We won't spoil the surprise here, but we'll tell you all about what it depicts!
Pass By: Pembina Highway & Cloutier Drive, Pembina Hwy & Cloutier Dr, Winnipeg, MB R3V, Canada
(D) Red River Cart. Learn about this homesteader tool and how it helped develop the west.
Pass By: St. Norbert, Winnipeg, MB, Canada
(D) You'll skirt around St. Norbert (you'll see it all later in the tour) and learn a bit about it's history.
Pass By: Southwood Golf & Country Club, 80 Rue des Ruines du Monastere, Winnipeg, MB R3V 0B1, Canada
(D) You'll drive right past a few holes of this Winnipeg gem. While you do, we'll tell you a bit about it's history and how it once was a hunt club.
Stop At: Trappist Monastery, 80 Des Ruines du Monastere St, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3V 0B1 Canada
(W). Your second opportunity to get out and explore! There are 9 points of interest to explore on foot at the incredible monastery ruins. As you stroll about the Provincial Heritage Property, you'll learn all about the Trappist monks and their way of life.
Duration: 30 minutes
Pass By: St Norbert Arts Centre, 100 Ruines du Monastere St Norbert, Winnipeg, Manitoba Canada
(W) Located on the Trappist Monastery site, the SNAC is a beacon for artists from all walks of life.
Pass By: Улица Трапист & Уэверли-стрит, Winnipeg, MB R3V 1W8, Canada
(D) Northern Tall Grasslands. Now that you're out of the city, you'll take in the idyllic prairie views while we tell you a bit about the eco-region we call home.
Pass By: La Barriere Park, 4403 Waverley Road, La Salle, Manitoba R0G 0A1 Canada
(D) We'll take you into the beautiful park and tell you all about it. Although there are no additional points of interest here, you may still want to get out and explore!
Pass By: Camp Amisk - Scouts Canada, 4350 Waverley St, La Salle, MB R0G 0A1, Canada
(D) We'll point out the tower from the Scouts Canada obstacle, as well as tell you all about the Z Dike you'll drive over.
Pass By: Lord Selkirk Highway, Lord Selkirk Hwy, Winnipeg, MB, Canada
(D) Flood of the Century. A boat would have been your preferred method of travel if you were here during the great flood! We'll tell you all about it.
Pass By: Red River Co-op Speedway, 952 Cartier Road, Saint Adolphe, Manitoba R5A 2B1 Canada
(D) We'll point out the speedway in the distance and explain why you may hear race cars over our tour guide's voice!
Pass By: Red River Drive, Red River Dr, Winnipeg, MB, Canada
(D) Enjoy this nice prairie drive beside the Red River while we point out a historic church and a giant voyageur statue!
Stop At: Courchaine Road, Courchaine Rd, Winnipeg, MB, Canada
(D) We'll take you over the floodway known to local's as Duff's Ditch and to a brand new lookout were you'll experience a view of the Red River you won't forget!
Duration: 10 minutes
Stop At: St. Norbert Provincial Heritage Park, 40 Turnbull Dr, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3V 1X2 Canada
(W) Another chance to get out and discover the past. 10 points of interest throughout this Provincial Heritage Park bring you back to a time of rapid expansion, revolution & back breaking hard work.
Duration: 30 minutes
Pass By: Pollock Island, St. Norbert, Winnipeg, MB R3V 1J8, Canada
(D) We'll point out this island and tell you about it's past.
Stop At: St. Norbert Catholic Church, 70 rue St-Pierre, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3V 1J8 Canada
(P) We'll direct you to park right in front of the church while we take out on a journey of the four pillars. We'll point out the church itself, a statue of Louis Riel & Father Joseph-Noel Ritchot, a serene park and open air church.
Duration: 5 minutes
Stop At: Place Saint-Norbert, 3514 Pembina Hwy, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3V 1A1 Canada
(W) You'll explore the final couple stops on foot, including another small heritage property with some turn of the century homes to discover!
Duration: 15 minutes
Pass By: St Norbert Farmers Market, 3514 Pembina Hwy, Winnipeg, MB R3V 1A1, Canada
(W) If you didn't take the tour when the farmers market is open, you'll want to come back when it is after we tell you about it!
Pass By: Southbound St Pierre at Du Couvent, Winnipeg, MB R3V 1J7, Canada
(W) Aisle Ritchot. The last stop on the tour ends with a bang. And by a bang, we mean a super nice view of an incredible old building!
Departure Point :Northbound Pembina at Chancellor Matheson, Winnipeg, MB R3T, Canada
Departure Time :Suppliers and travelers coordinate start times within the given time periods. 8/12/2020 - 12/28/2021
Monday - Sunday: 12:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Return Detail :St Norbert Farmers Market, 3514 Pembina Hwy, Winnipeg, MB R3V 1A1, Canada
Hotel Pickup :
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Service animals allowed
- Near public transportation
- Stroller accessible
- Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
- Transportation is wheelchair accessible
- Wheelchair accessible
- Most travelers can participate
- The number of participants is the number of devices you can download the tour to. For the driving portions, only one is needed if connected to the vehicle's stereo. While walking, audio is limited to one device (internal speaker or earphones).
- This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
- This is a self-guided tour, so you'll use your own vehicle. When visiting attractions, please abide by all provincial health requirements.
- You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
- For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.