Things to do in Vancouver

A trip to Vancouver, British Columbia is on every adventure lovers dream vacation list. Vancouver, or as it is sometimes called Vansterdam or Raincouver, is a wonderful place to visit if you enjoy being active on your vacation. There are endless things to do in Vancouver, BC from trips to the area's lovely parks like Lynn Canyon Park to visits

Best of the City Tour
See the best of Vancouver with a half-day tour to some of the city's most popular destinations. Led by professional guides, journey to beautiful Stanley Park, meander through the artisan shops of Granville Island, and marvel at the breathtaking view... Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

4 hours

Free cancellation

$57
per adult

Boat Rental
Plot your own course and set out on a watery adventure around Vancouver’s Howe Sound. You're in the captain's chair on this self-guided boat tour through the crystalline waters off of the coast of British Columbia. Read More

Categories: Day Cruises & Water Activities

1 hour

Free cancellation

$57
per adult

Britannia Mine Museum
Explore the Britannia Mine Museum and look into the past of a once-leading producer of mined copper and other minerals. Try your hand at panning for gold to see if you can strike it rich, and hop a mine train... Read More

Categories: Attractions

2 hours 30 minutes

Free cancellation

$19
per adult

Brunch Tour of East Village
Sample some of the finest brunch offerings in Vancouver's East Village as your tour guide shares the history of this eclectic neighborhood. Feast on a variety of cuisines, including egg frittatas, Bolivian pastries, eggs benedict, and Caesar cocktails. Read More

$49
per adult

Capilano Suspension Bridge Park Admission
Appreciate nature from 3 breathtaking perspectives—the world-famous Capilano Suspension Bridge, the 7 bridges of Treetops Adventure, and the thrilling Cliffwalk. Read More

Categories: Attractions

3 hours

Free cancellation

$29
per adult

City Highlights Tour & Vancouver Lookout Observation Deck
See Vancouver's highlights with unobstructed views of the cityscape and surrounding beauty on a guided tour through the city. After stops at scenic Stanley Park and Grandville Island's Public Market, cap off your tour with breathtaking views of the ocean... Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

4 hours

Free cancellation

$102
per adult

City Trolley Tour & Observation Deck
Discover Vancouver’s many attractions from aboard a charming, hop-on hop-off, San Francisco-style trolley. With admission to Harbour Centre for breathtaking views of the city, this smart combination gives you snapshots of many landmarks from high and low alike. Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

2 days

Free cancellation

$34
per adult

Craft Breweries of Vancouver
With one of the largest concentrations of craft breweries, Vancouver is the perfect place to learn
about the craft beer industry and its history in the area. Meet fellow beer lovers as you visit up to 4 breweries on this fun... Read More

Categories: Culinary Experiences, Restaurants & Nightlife

4 hours

Free cancellation

$61
per adult

Downtown Food Carts Tour
Get a taste of the renowned street eats in Vancouver, named the third best food cart city in North America by Canada's Travel Escape channel. Your local guide leads you to some of the best food carts from Gastown... Read More
Floatplane, Kayaking & Barbecue Excursion to Gulf Islands
Take a world-class kayaking trip off the Gulf Islands with an unforgettable seaplane flight back to shore. Enjoy a delectable gourmet barbecue lunch on this guided tour through a rural Canadian paradise. Read More

Categories: Adventures, Day Cruises & Water Activities, Tours & Sightseeing

12 hours

Free cancellation

$378
per adult

Fly & Dine at Horseshoe Bay
Embark on a seaplane journey across Coal Harbour to Vancouver Island’s serene Horseshoe Bay. Take in the beautiful scenery as you enjoy a gourmet seaside dinner at the well-known Boathouse Restaurant. Look out onto the city lights as... Read More

Categories: Air, Balloon & Helicopter Tours, Tours & Sightseeing

3 hours

Free cancellation

$189
per adult

Fly & Spend a Day in Whistler
Take a seaplane flight to Whistler and catch aerial views of the pristine northern landscape. After landing, explore this famous haven for outdoor enthusiasts by foot or bike. Return to downtown Vancouver the way you came—via an unforgettable journey on... Read More

Categories: Air, Balloon & Helicopter Tours, Tours & Sightseeing

9 hours

Free cancellation

$270
per adult

FlyOver Canada - Virtual Flying Experience
Buckle your seatbelt and take to the skies on this exhilarating, virtual flight experience. Journey from coast to coast, getting up close to Canada's spectacular scenery and natural wonders. Special 4-D effects and state-of-the-art technology bring the sensation of flying... Read More

Categories: Attractions

30 minutes

$16
per adult

Fraser Valley Private Winetasting Tour with Gourmet Lunch
Spend a leisurely day sipping and toasting your way through British Columbia’s beautiful wine country, exploring Fraser Valley wineries at your own pace with a private driver behind the wheel. A delicious gourmet lunch among the vineyards rounds out this... Read More
Fraser Valley Winetasting Tour
Taste your way through British Columbia’s beautiful, burgeoning wine country and let someone else do the driving. Ride from Vancouver to Fraser Valley in style and spend the afternoon visiting 4 different premium wineries, sampling their various vintages and varietals... Read More
Gourmet Food Truck Tour
Vancouver is an international hub, and its food trucks reflect the diverse flavors and culinary styles that fill its streets. On this 2-hour tour, join your passionate foodie guide for a tasty trek to the area's finest curbside kitchens, learning... Read More

Categories: Culinary Experiences, Restaurants & Nightlife

2 hours

Free cancellation

$40
per adult

Granville Island Market Food Tour
Explore Vancouver's culinary mecca—Granville Island Public Market—and taste the flavors of this diverse cultural city on a walking food tour. Your expert guide leads you through the many stands, sharing the history of this bountiful bazaar as you munch and... Read More

Categories: Culinary Experiences, Restaurants & Nightlife, Tours & Sightseeing

2 hours

Free cancellation

$30
per adult

Grouse Mountain Admission
Marvel at breathtaking views of Vancouver as your aerial tram lifts you up Grouse Mountain. At 3,700 feet (1,100 m) above sea level, explore the natural surroundings, do some shopping, or just dine in one of the area's fine restaurants.... Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

3 hours

Free cancellation

$35
per adult

Guided Kayaking Tour
Experience Vancouver from the unique vantage point of a self-propelled kayak. Paddle from Granville Island through the protected waters of False Creek on your relaxing, guided tour of the city’s shores. Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

2 hours 30 minutes

Free cancellation

$52
per adult

Guilty Pleasures Gourmet Food Tour
On this 3-hour tasting tour, sample the best dim sum that Vancouver has to offer, savor local cheese and chocolate, and sate your sweet tooth with Bella Gelateria's award-winning gelato. Finish with a better understanding of Vancouver's diverse and vibrant... Read More

Categories: Culinary Experiences, Restaurants & Nightlife

3 hours

Free cancellation

$56
per adult

GyPSy Guide Self-Guided Driving Tour of Vancouver
Turn your car, RV, or rental vehicle into a self-guided tour of Vancouver with the GyPSy Guide, a small GPS device which plugs into your stereo. The GyPSy Guide leads you along one of several tour paths, providing fascinating commentary... Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

1 day

Free cancellation

$33
per adult

Harbor Sunset Dinner Cruise
Indulge in an exquisite dinner while enjoying a breathtaking view of Vancouver on this 2. 5-hour cruise. This experience is a great combination of fine dining and sightseeing during the day’s most magical moment. Read More

$66
per adult

Horse-Drawn Carriage Tour of Stanley Park
Saddle up for a unique and memorable tour of Stanley Park, a natural area surrounded by the cool waters of the Pacific Ocean. Enjoy the comfort of a guided, horse-drawn vehicle and take in the many features and sights of... Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

1 hour

Free cancellation

$26
per adult

Indian Arm Lunch Cruise
Board the Harbour Princess and cruise through the city’s inner waterway and Burrard Inlet before reaching the peaceful fjord. A delicious buffet lunch featuring fresh British Columbia salmon completes your afternoon of delicious food and splendid scenery. Read More
Main Street Hidden Gems Food Tour
Travel along funky Main Street and through Vancouver's oldest neighborhoods to discover some of the best hidden culinary gems in the city. Stop at 5 restaurants and sample unique bites and inventive beverages along the way. Read More
North Shore Capilano Bridge & Grouse Mountain Tour
Explore the Capilano Suspension Bridge—one of the world's longest suspension bridges—and gain unparalleled views of Vancouver's lush rainforest. Led by knowledgeable tour guides, this adventure is complete with an exciting walk on the park's cliffside walkway and scenic Skyride at... Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

5 hours

Free cancellation

$113
per adult

Pacific Coach: Full-Day Victoria & Butchart Gardens Excursion
All aboard for this popular tour to Victoria Island and Butchart Gardens, a lushly landscaped floral arboretum. Your all-day excursion departs from Vancouver before boarding a ferry to get to the island, where the gardens and British Columbia’s historic capital... Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

12 hours 30 minutes

Free cancellation

$139
per adult

Private City Sightseeing Tour
Cross breathtaking suspension bridges, explore colorful markets, and take in incredible vistas of Vancouver’s gleaming skyline. Your all-encompassing private tour takes you past the charming neighborhoods, famous sights, and iconic landmarks that make this modern metropolis shine. Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

4 hours

$317
per adult

Private Grouse Mountain Alpine Adventure
Spend a day exploring the craggy slopes and forested hillsides just outside of Vancouver’s bustling city streets. On this private excursion, take a scenic gondola ride to lofty alpine villages, carefully cross a treetop suspension bridge, or take in a... Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

6 hours

$554
per adult

Private Tour of Victoria & Butchart Gardens
Embark on an exhilarating excursion through waterways bordered by dramatic forested islands, along winding paths surrounded by incredible gardens, and down streets lined with elegant Château Style buildings. Leave from Vancouver and see the wonders of Victoria and the Butchart... Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

13 hours

$762
per adult

Railtown Urban Eats Tour
Explore Railtown, one of Vancouver's hippest up-and-coming neighborhoods, and discover some of the latest and greatest restaurants and shops with your guide. Taste the sandwiches, wine, and sweets that make this trendy area so unique. Read More
Sea Kayaking Adventure & Barbecue at Indian Arm
Leave your troubles behind as you kayak through Indian Arm, Canada's southernmost glacial fjord. Enjoy an expertly guided tour, a scrumptious gourmet lunch, and amazing views of natural diversity. Read More

Categories: Adventures, Day Cruises & Water Activities, Tours & Sightseeing

5 hours

Free cancellation

$151
per adult

Sea Safari Eco-Tour
Feel the wind rush past on a wildlife-viewing tour of British Columbia's rugged coast in a high-speed inflatable boat. Experienced guides lead this 2-hour adventure where you see stunning cliffs, mysterious caves, playful harbor seals, and the Vancouver skyline from... Read More

Categories: Adventures, Day Cruises & Water Activities

2 hours

Free cancellation

$68
per adult

Sea to Sky Tour with Britannia Mine Museum Admission
Travel north from Vancouver to see the rugged wilderness along the Sea to Sky Highway. Jump aboard the Sky Gondola for sweeping views of Howe Sound, walk along the Sky Pilot Suspension Bridge, stop at beautiful Shannon Falls for stunning... Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

7 hours

Free cancellation

$80
per adult

Seaplane Flight & Zodiac Tour of Howe Sound
Travel by shuttle to the picturesque Sewell’s Marina in Horseshoe Bay followed by a guided zodiac tour showcasing marine wildlife. Relax at the Boathouse Restaurant and dine on a scrumptious 3-course seafood dinner. End your adventure with a scenic flight... Read More

Categories: Air, Balloon & Helicopter Tours, Tours & Sightseeing

7 hours

Free cancellation

$203
per adult

Seaplane Flight to Nanaimo & Snorkel with the Seals Tour
Embark on a scenic seaplane flight to beautiful Nanaimo on Vancouver Island. Cozy up with jovial seals on a guided snorkeling adventure, and take some time to explore this quaint harbor city before catching the plane back to Vancouver. ... Read More

Categories: Air, Balloon & Helicopter Tours, Tours & Sightseeing

7 hours

Free cancellation

$198
per adult

Segway Tour of Roberts Bank Wildlife Management Area
Take a guided Segway tour and explore one of Vancouver's urban wildlife areas. You get an amazing 360-degree view from Vancouver to the Gulf Islands, Mount Baker, and Roberts Bank Wildlife Management Area. Read More

Categories: Adventures, Tours & Sightseeing

1 hour 30 minutes

$67
per adult

Shared Coach: Downtown Vancouver - Tulalip Casino / Seattle Premium Outlets
Enjoy convenient shared coach transportation between select Vancouver locations and the Tulalip Casino and the Seattle Premium Outlet Mall. The pick-up and drop-off locations are: Read More

Categories: Airport Shuttles & Limos

4 hours 10 minutes

$43
per adult

Shared Coach: Downtown Vancouver - Victoria
Enjoy convenient shared transportation between downtown Vancouver's bus terminal hotel and the downtown Victoria Depot Station. Along the way, enjoy a 90-minute sail aboard a B. C. ferry. The Victoria Depot Station is centrally located and within walking distance of... Read More

Categories: Airport Shuttles & Limos

3 hours 35 minutes

$52
per adult

Shared Coach: Downtown Vancouver - Whistler via Express Coach
Enjoy convenient shared transportation between your downtown Vancouver and Whistler hotels aboard a coach bus. For transfers to and from Downtown Victoria, the area to select from include: Read More

Categories: Airport Shuttles & Limos

2 hours 15 minutes

Free cancellation

$44
per adult

Shared Coach: Vancouver Airport (YVR) – Victoria
Enjoy convenient shared transportation between Vancouver International Airport and the downtown Victoria Depot Station in the comfort of a coach bus. Along the way, enjoy a 90-minute sail aboard a B. C. ferry. Read More

Categories: Airport Shuttles & Limos

3 hours 40 minutes

$52
per adult

Shared Coach: Vancouver Int. Airport (YVR) - Whistler Village
Enjoy convenient shared transportation between Vancouver International Airport and your Whistler hotel aboard the Sky Lynx coach bus. For transfers to and from Vancouver International Airport, the areas to select from include: Read More

Categories: Airport Shuttles & Limos

3 hours

Free cancellation

$52
per adult

Smartphone-Guided City Scavenger Hunt
Embark on an interactive tour of Vancouver, exploring the city while following clues and completing unique challenges. See landmarks and historical sites, including the Vancouver Public Library, Victory Square, and Chinatown while you solve clues that lead you on a... Read More

Categories: Adventures, Tours & Sightseeing

3 hours 30 minutes

Free cancellation

$45
per adult

SpaFinder Gift Card
Pamper yourself with a facial, sweat it out in hot yoga, or ease into a state of calm with a soothing massage—however you find your bliss, the Spafinder gift card can get you there. With more than 20,000 participating wellness... Read More

Categories: Spas & Beauty

1 hour

$38
per adult

Spend the Day in Victoria - Seaplane Tour
Take a spectacular flight over the Gulf Islands to the charming city of Victoria. Visit the famous Butchart Gardens and explore the city at your own leisure. Travel back by seaplane with an afternoon flight of your choice. Read More

Categories: Air, Balloon & Helicopter Tours, Tours & Sightseeing

7 hours 20 minutes

Free cancellation

$311
per adult

Sunset Trolley Tour to Grouse Mountain
Hop on an aerial tramway up Grouse Mountain for breathtaking views of the sun as it sets over the city of Vancouver. Once at the top, explore lush natural surroundings, shop for souvenirs, or dine at one of the fine... Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

4 hours

Free cancellation

$56
per adult

Thompson River Rafting with Class III & Class IV Rapids
Splash down the Thompson River on a professionally guided rafting tour through thrilling Class III and Class IV rapids. As you wind through the warm desert climate of southern British Columbia, the powerful swells and majestic views are more than... Read More

Categories: Adventures, Day Cruises & Water Activities

4 hours 30 minutes

Free cancellation

$155
per adult

UBC Botanical Gardens Segway Tour
Hop on a nimble Segway to glide, zip, and zoom down pathways bordered by exotic Asian flower beds, native groves of towering evergreens, and medicinal gardens that reference centuries-old practices. This thrilling adventure through the UBC Botanical Gardens lets you... Read More

Categories: Adventures, Tours & Sightseeing

1 hour 30 minutes

$67
per adult

Vancouver Aerial Tour
Ascend to the skies above Vancouver and witness the extent of the sprawling metropolis. Take off from Coal Harbour on a seaplane ride above the sights, attractions, and pure beauty of the Pacific Northwest. Read More

Categories: Air, Balloon & Helicopter Tours, Tours & Sightseeing

20 minutes

Free cancellation

$90
per adult

Vancouver Aquarium
Immerse yourself in the magnificent marine world of the Vancouver Aquarium. Come face-to-face with splashy belugas, playful dolphins, and adorable sea lions at this 91,480 square-foot (8,498-sq m) facility. Read More

Categories: Amusement Parks, Attractions

2 hours

Free cancellation

$26
per adult

Vancouver Art Gallery
Add color to your trip to Vancouver and visit Canada's 5th-largest art gallery. See the many works of Emily Carr housed in the gallery’s permanent collection, as well as recently acquired pieces and touring exhibitions that are on display for... Read More

Categories: Attractions

7 hours

Free cancellation

$14
per adult

Vancouver City Snapshots Tour
Get acquainted with the stunning natural surroundings and urban vibe of Vancouver on this tour designed to give you a snapshot of British Columbia's cosmopolitan capital. Visit Gastown, walk through Stanley Park, and get a picture-perfect view of the city... Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

2 hours

Free cancellation

$34
per adult

Vancouver Distillery Tour
Discover some of Vancouver’s most beloved local distilleries on this tailored tour led by an expert guide. Get a behind-the-scenes look at the unique processes behind your favorite handcrafted spirits and sample a wide range of products from crisp vodka... Read More
Vancouver Harbor Tour
Cruise up Vancouver's inner harbor on a narrated journey and experience the city from a different point of view aboard a charming paddle-wheeled vessel. Pass by some of the most popular local landmarks, including famous Stanley Park, the busy cruise-ship... Read More

Categories: Day Cruises & Water Activities, Tours & Sightseeing

1 hour

Free cancellation

$28
per adult

Vancouver Lookout Observation Deck
Get a bird's-eye view of the Vancouver cityscape as well as the sprawling natural landscape from a panoramic observation deck. You feel like you can reach out and touch the Pacific Ocean, the historic site of Gastown, and the majestic... Read More

Categories: Attractions

3 hours

Free cancellation

$11
per adult

Vancouver Trolley: 2-Day City Trolley Tour
Explore Vancouver’s many attractions at your own pace via a charming San Francisco-style trolley on this 2-day hop-on hop-off tour. With 34 scheduled stops, you have access to diverse neighborhoods, shopping, beautiful parks, and the famous landmarks of this magnificent... Read More

Categories: Land Adventures, Tours & Sightseeing

2 days

Free cancellation

$29
per adult

Vancouver Whale Watch: Whale-Watching Tour
Discover majestic whales and other marine wildlife such as porpoises, sea lions, seals, and bald eagles aboard a custom Zodiac boat. While in their natural habitat, you observe their travel patterns and hear them as they communicate beneath the waves.... Read More

Categories: Day Cruises & Water Activities, Tours & Sightseeing

4 hours

Free cancellation

$105
per adult

Victoria by Seaplane & Ferry
Take a scenic seaplane flight of the Gulf Islands. Land in Victoria for a chance to spend the day sightseeing in this picturesque city, and return by coach bus onto the BC Ferries. Read More

Categories: Air, Balloon & Helicopter Tours, Tours & Sightseeing

12 hours

Free cancellation

$189
per adult

Victoria City Tour & Butchart Gardens Visit
View the spectacular British Columbia coastline by land and ship. The colorful and impeccably maintained Butchart Gardens is your first stop en route to the city of Victoria for leisure time. Read More

Categories: Attractions, Tours & Sightseeing

13 hours

Free cancellation

$151
per adult

Victoria Whale-Watching, Butchart Gardens & Cruise
Travel among orcas, humpback whales, seals, porpoises, and eagles on your roundtrip journey from Vancouver to Victoria. Continue with a visit to Butchart Gardens, a vivid floral wonderland of vibrant colors, followed by a calming cruise through the idyllic Gulf... Read More

Categories: Day Cruises & Water Activities, Tours & Sightseeing

10 hours 30 minutes

Free cancellation

$239
per adult

Victoria Whalewatching Adventure with Seaplane & Cruise
Take a scenic seaplane flight to beautiful Victoria and hop aboard an open Zodiac or covered Ocean Cruiser for an exciting whalewatching adventure focused on the Southern Resident killer whale population. Your trip to Victoria includes free time to explore... Read More

Categories: Air, Balloon & Helicopter Tours, Tours & Sightseeing

7 hours

Free cancellation

$328
per adult

Walking Tour in Coal Harbour & Stanley Park
Hit the pavement for a private walking tour along Vancouver’s idyllic waterfront and biggest park. Meet up with an expert guide to meander by yacht-filled marinas and along shaded woodland paths. Along the way, hear tales about the city’s storied... Read More

Categories: Land Adventures, Tours & Sightseeing

3 hours

$28
per adult

Walking Tour of Yaletown & Granville Island
Uncover rows of picturesque floating homes, stroll through colorful markets, and learn about the past of British Columbia’s largest city on this delightful walking tour. Your active exploration of Vancouver takes you around the hip streets of Yaletown and into... Read More

Categories: Land Adventures, Tours & Sightseeing

3 hours

$32
per adult

Waterfront Sightseeing Adventure
Board an open-air, zodiac-style boat for a thrilling 1-hour tour around Vancouver’s Coal Harbor. Traveling up to 35 miles (55 km) an hour, you’ll get incredible views of the beautiful city as you cruise by the Financial District, Stanley Park,... Read More

Categories: Day Cruises & Water Activities, Tours & Sightseeing

1 hour 30 minutes

Free cancellation

$33
per adult

West Coast Sightseeing: Capilano Suspension Bridge Park & City Tour
Visit city landmarks, architecture, and historic neighborhoods on this guided tour across Vancouver. Then take the exhilarating trip across the Capilano Suspension Bridge and follow the Cliffwalk through the treetops before returning downtown through scenic Stanley Park. Read More

Categories: Attractions, Tours & Sightseeing

5 hours

Free cancellation

$77
per adult

West Coast Sightseeing: Grouse Mountain & Capilano Bridge Tour
Breathe in the fresh Pacific air and immerse yourself in the breathtaking canyons, rivers and mountainside at Capilano Suspension Bridge Park and Grouse Mountain. Look down over towering evergreens from the Cliffwalk or Treetops Adventure, and admire mountain vistas from... Read More

Categories: Attractions, Tours & Sightseeing

5 hours

Free cancellation

$115
per adult

West Coast Sightseeing: Whistler & Shannon Falls Excursion
Leave the city behind and experience the natural wonders surrounding Vancouver and Whistler. This all-day excursion takes you from the scenic coastline of Howe Sound to the lush forested mountain peaks, for a good look at the amazing landscapes of... Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

10 hours

Free cancellation

$106
per adult

Wet 'n' Wild Elaho Exhilarator with Vancouver & Whistler Pickup
Challenge the rapids of the Elaho River on an exhilarating whitewater raft adventure through some of British Columbia’s breathtaking scenery. With class 3 and 4 rapids to maneuver, this undertaking is not for the faint of heart. Swim in glacier-fed... Read More

Categories: Adventures, Day Cruises & Water Activities

3 hours

Free cancellation

$111
per adult

Whale-Watching Safari
Take a journey to spot Orcas, gray whales, and other massive mammals in the waters of the Pacific Northwest. Listen to your expert guide explain the migration patterns of various marine species as you search the shore for porpoises, seals,... Read More

Categories: Adventures, Day Cruises & Water Activities, Tours & Sightseeing

5 hours

Free cancellation

$140
per adult

Whistler Adventure Tour with Squamish Lil'wat Cultural Centre Admission
On your full-day excursion, drive along the Sea to Sky Highway, the road to the 2010 Olympic Games, and pass 7,000-foot (2,134-m) mountains as well as Shannon Falls, the third highest waterfall in BC. Visit the Squamish Lil’wat Cultural Centre... Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

11 hours

Free cancellation

$105
per adult

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