Top 34 Things to do in Vancouver, British Columbia

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

$54
per person

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

$55
Group ( 1 to 6 Travelers )

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

$18
per person

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

$46
per person

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

$25
per person

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

$96
per person

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

$32
per person

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

$15
per person

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
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

$33
per person

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

$52
per person

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

$67
per person

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
Plaza Premium Lounge at Vancouver International Airport (YVR)
Kick up your travel-weary feet with a first-class relaxation experience in the Plaza Premium Lounge. This peaceful oasis offers a convenient escape from the airport bustle. Plus, get access to amenities that run the gamut from useful to luxurious, from... Read More

Categories: Tickets & Passes

3 hours

Free cancellation

$40
per person

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

$86
per person

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
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 person

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

$43
per person

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

$41
per person

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

$49
per person

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, Land Adventures, Tours & Sightseeing

3 hours 30 minutes

Free cancellation

$15
per person

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

$36
per person

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

$306
per person

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

$85
per person

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

$21
per person

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

$13
per person

Vancouver Distillery Tour
We start the tour in Yaletown at the Yaletown Distillery where we will sample two of their signature spirits; a crisp vodka and a London style gin. Here we get a private tour of the state-of-the-art distilling facilities and get... 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

$26
per person

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 person

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

$27
per person

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

$142
per person

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

$100
per person

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

$99
per person

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