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Vancouver: Guided Sunset Tour with Photo Stops

Vancouver: Guided Sunset Tour with Photo Stops

Explore Vancouver as the sky changes color and the sun goes down, seeing the city from two different perspectives. This 2-hour guided tour will take you to the most beautiful parts of the city in a coach with panoramic view windows. Begin your journey at Prospect Point in Stanley Park, taking in vistas of Burrard Inlet, Vancouver’s North Shore, and Lionsgate Bridge. Next, venture to the vibrant English Bay, where many linger to savor the final moments of sunlight. Historic Gastown will be the last stop in your evening — this original settlement is now a National Historic Site. Cobble-stone streets, the original working steam clock, and local artisans will be there to greet you as you enter the area. End your tour here to continue exploring on your own, or continue a little further to end your tour in Canada Place. Join us in celebrating 40 years of sharing Vancouver, Victoria and Whistler with guests from all over. Our expertly curated guided tours offer a special and safe experience.

Vancouver: Guided City Highlights Tour

Vancouver: Guided City Highlights Tour

Enjoy a half-day tour that fulfills the ultimate downtown Vancouver bucket list. Explore a checklist of must-see highlights that a visitor needs to experience firsthand in order to better understand why Vancouver is frequently ranked among the world's best places to live. Witness the city highlights including but not limited to: Jack Poole Plaza, English Bay, and will stop at Stanley Park and Granville Island. Receive a personalized adventure with experienced guides and entertaining live English commentary. Choose an optional walking tour in Stanley Park. Travel by comfortable mini-coach with a maximum of 24 guests.

Vancouver: City Highlights Bus Tour

Vancouver: City Highlights Bus Tour

Explore the beauty of Vancouver on a bus tour to many of its iconic locations. Hop on your bus and head to Queen Elizabeth Park, sitting at 125 meters above sea level, it is the highest point in Vancouver. This makes the park perfect for taking pictures. Continue your tour to see Granville Island. Once there, the biggest attraction on Granville Island is its Public Market. Housed indoors, there are endless rows of stalls that feature fresh produce, gourmet foods, baked goods, and seafood. For the food-focused, a walking tour of the market can be a great way to get an insider’s insight. Then, walk through Vancouver’s Chinatown, a place of culture that is known for its authentic food scene. Millennium Gate is the landmark most visitors look for upon entering the Chinatown. It is also one of the largest historic Chinatown in all of North America. Carry on to Gastown to see its most famous landmark: the steam-powered clock that was built in 1977 and was Vancouver's first downtown core. This Gastown will make you will feel like you are in the 19th century while passing through the red brick and cobbled streets. Get back in your bus and make your way to the Capilano Suspension Bridge Park. The bridge is 140 meters long and 70 meters above the river. It was originally built in 1889 and completely rebuilt in 1956. While you walk along the bridge, feel the weightless suspension as you walk high up over the valley and marvel at the breathtaking nature. Head over to Canada Place as your next stop. This building is located on the Burrard Inlet waterfront of Vancouver. It is the home of the Vancouver Convention Centre, the Pan Pacific Vancouver Hotel, Vancouver's World Trade Centre, and the virtual flight ride FlyOver Canada. Finally, get close with nature at Stanley Park, your final stop. It is North America’s third largest park and a perfect place to explore nature. Approximately eight million people visit Stanley Park each and every year. Make your way back to your starting point at the end of your tour.

Vancouver: Guided City Sights Tour (includes Quarry Garden)

Vancouver: Guided City Sights Tour (includes Quarry Garden)

Start with pickup from the centrally-located Canada Place Welcome Centre in Vancouver. Relax in a comfortable and spacious minibus with large windows as you pass by sights like Jack Poole Plaza which is home to the Olympic cauldron and Pixelated Orca. Tour the iconic Stanley Park and make a photo stop at the Totem Poles at Brockton Point. See the Nine O'Clock Gun, a historic cannon that is still fired daily. Spot the Girl in a Wetsuit statue which sits on a rock in the water and the charming red and white Brockton Point Lighthouse. Stop at Prospect Point for views of the Burrard Inlet, North Shore Mountains, and the Lion's Gate Bridge. Tour the West End and soak up the vine in the city's former red light district which has transformed into a vibrant LBGTQ neighborhood. Enjoy views of English Bay as you ride on Beach Avenue on the way to False Creek. Discover local artwork like the A-Maze-Ing Laughter, and Inukshuk sculptures and the outdoor Granville Chandelier. Ride through Yaletown, the Stadium District, Chinatown, and Mount Pleasant. Learn about Hollywood of the North and some of the major productions that filmed in Vancouver Stop to admire the Vancouver skyline from Little Mountain at Queen Elizabeth Park, the highest natural vantage point in Metro Vancouver. Stroll the famous Quarry or Rose Gardens. Have the option to conclude your tour at Granville Island and spend more time exploring the public markets or continue back to Canada Place via the art deco Burrard Bridge and pass by the Marine Building on the return journey.

Vancouver Highlights 4-Hour Private Tour

Vancouver Highlights 4-Hour Private Tour

Benefit from pick-up at your hotel, or from the port in Vancouver, and then start your private sightseeing tour of the city at Library Square. Admire the public library's original architecture, built in 1995 and a prominent feature of movies such as "The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus" and TV series, including "Battlestar Galactica." Then, stroll around historic Gastown and see Water Street, where fancy coffee shops mingle with restaurants and gift stores. Continue to Canada Place, location of the landmark Vancouver Convention Centre and Cruise Ship Terminal, where 5,000 tourists a day disembark from their Alaska cruises to spend the day in the city.  Continue to Stanley Park and experience the most visited natural park in British Columbia. Take a look at the iconic Totem Poles and get panoramic views from Prospect Point. Look over the Pacific Ocean, and at the mountains of North Shore, and see the commercial port and beautiful Lions Gate Bridge from the highest point in the park. Next, drive through a major shopping district and along Beach Avenue to English Bay to encounter the first beach in the city. En route to Granville Island, drive through the Olympic Village, where 2,400 athletes stayed during the Winter Olympics 2010. Reach Granville Island and stop to wander around the art studios, craft galleries and Granville Island Public Market, where you can find unique hand-made products and fine dining delights. Take a 15-minute walk through Queen Elizabeth Park to get panoramic views of the Vancouver skyline and North Shore mountains. See the stunning Bloedel Floral Conservatory, where around 500 species and varieties of plants from deep jungle to desert climates are kept in the glass dome. Explore Vancouver's Chinatown, established in 1885 and declared a National Historic Site of Canada in 2011. Today, it is the second largest Chinatown in North America after San Francisco and a hive of activity and popular tourist attraction. Then, get complimentary drop off at any hotel in downtown Vancouver or at the cruise terminal.

Four Hours of Vancouver Bliss: Unforgettable Memories Await

Four Hours of Vancouver Bliss: Unforgettable Memories Await

Vancouver, Canada, is a city that offers an abundance of experiences for visitors, from its picturesque parks and beaches to its eclectic neighborhoods and bustling city center. With so much to see and do, it can be overwhelming to plan your itinerary. That's where a personalized day tour comes in. In this piece, we'll explore a four-hour personalized tour of Vancouver's top highlights, led by a knowledgeable guide who will tailor the tour to your interests and preferences. From the iconic Stanley Park to the vibrant Granville Island, you'll experience the best of what Vancouver has to offer, all while learning about the city's rich history and culture. This tour promises to be an unforgettable adventure that will leave you with lasting memories of this beautiful city.

Vancouver: Self-Guided Audio Tour

Vancouver: Self-Guided Audio Tour

Welcome to the Vancouver Self-Guided Audio Tour, an immersive journey through one of Canada's most vibrant and culturally rich cities. This tour offers you the perfect blend of preferences, freedom, and flexibility, allowing you to explore Vancouver at your own pace while delving into its captivating history, diverse culture, and stunning architecture. Embark on this adventure at your leisure, as you navigate through Vancouver's bustling streets, picturesque parks, and iconic landmarks. Whether you're a history enthusiast, a culture buff, or simply a curious traveler, this self-guided tour is designed to cater to your interests and provide you with a deeper understanding of this dynamic city. Experience the joy of discovery as you uncover the hidden gems and lesser-known stories behind each tourist attraction. From the historic Gastown district with its cobblestone streets and famous steam clock to the towering skyscrapers of downtown Vancouver, each stop on this tour promises to captivate your imagination and enrich your knowledge. As you wander through the city, our audio guide will accompany you, offering fascinating insights into Vancouver's past, present, and future. Learn about the indigenous peoples who have called this land home for thousands of years, and discover the rich tapestry of cultures that have shaped Vancouver into the multicultural hub it is today. Delve into the myths and legends that surround landmarks like Stanley Park, where towering cedar trees whisper tales of ancient spirits and forgotten civilizations. Marvel at the breathtaking architecture of the Vancouver Art Gallery, where modern design meets classical elegance, and uncover the stories behind the city's most iconic buildings, from the historic Fairmont Hotel Vancouver to the futuristic Vancouver Convention Centre. With the freedom to explore at your own pace and the flexibility to choose your own adventure, the Vancouver Self-Guided Audio Tour offers an unforgettable experience that is as unique as you are. Learn more about the top 12 tourist attractions in Vancouver. Its history, culture, myths, architecture, and other important facts are in this audio commentary which starts from the city's central location and then the itinerary gradually moves one by one. 1. Canada Place 2. Vancouver Convention Centre 3. Vancouver Lookout 4. Gastown Steam Clock 5. Vancouver Public Library 6. Granville Island 7. Granville Island Public Market 8. English Bay 9. Vancouver Seawall 10. Stanley Park 11. Lions Gate Bridge 12. Queen Elizabeth Park So lace up your walking shoes, grab your headphones, and get ready to embark on a journey of discovery through one of Canada's most beloved cities.

Best Selling Vancouver city Highlight Private Tour

Best Selling Vancouver city Highlight Private Tour

Experience the best of Vancouver with our Best Selling Vancouver City Highlight Private Tour. This tour is designed to give you a comprehensive overview of the city's top attractions, from the natural beauty of Stanley Park to the bustling streets of downtown. With a knowledgeable local guide to show you around, you'll be able to explore all the must-see sights and hidden gems that make Vancouver such a special place. Our private tour is fully customizable, so you can tailor your itinerary to your interests and preferences. Whether you're interested in outdoor activities, history and culture, or culinary delights, we can create an itinerary that's perfect for you. Our guides are passionate about Vancouver and are always happy to provide insider tips and recommendations to help you make the most of your time in the city.

Vancouver Downtown: A Self-Guided Exploration by Car

Vancouver Downtown: A Self-Guided Exploration by Car

Start by downloading the Action Tour Guide app, which will function as your personal tour guide, audio tour, and map. Purchase one tour per car, not per person. Everyone listens together! Note: This 8.9 miles-long tour covers the essentials of Vancouver Downtown in 2 - 3 hours. Once downloaded, your tour begins next to Victory Square. From there, you’ll take in the Colosseum-like Vancouver Public Library. It has over 1.4 million books inside! Next, drive past the respected Vancouver Art Gallery, highlighting a diverse range of artists, including Vancouver natives and First Nation members. Then pass the Spirits in a Landscape statue, which features creatures like fish and owls and highlights the First Nations’ influence in Canada. You’ll also hear more about the First Nations. Navigate the majesty of Stanley Park, even larger than Central Park! Unearth how this land was once home to a Squamish community, which married among the Portuguese. In addition, you’ll see the prominent seawall. You’ll continue onto the Nine O’Clock Gun, a cannon which fires a shot at nine pm. The cannon was once actually kidnapped! The tour will then guide you past the memorable Girl in a Wetsuit statue, a modern twist on the Little Mermaid! Then proceed by the Prospect Point Lookout, which offers breathtaking ocean views. Continue by the popular Third Beach and hear a story about an anchor that may or may not have belonged to Captain George Vancouver’s ship, as well as his expeditions charting the British Columbian coast. Advance past Old English Bay Beach, and hear about Vancouver’s very first lifeguard. Also find out about Chief August Jack Khahtsaholano, a guide, logger, canoe builder, and medicine man, among other things! Then head into the trendy Kitsilano neighborhood, a playground for professionals and big names like Ryan Reynolds. As the journey continues, you’ll see the University of British Columbia, Vancouver’s largest university. If you recognize the campus, it’s been featured in many Hollywood movies and shows! You’ll subsequently pass the Nitobe Memorial Garden, whose namesake promoted understanding of Japanese culture in the West. As you drive along, you’ll discover the Mounties and their roots as a militia! Learning about the Winter Olympics and Canada’s great triumph over the US in 2010, you’ll then move along to Queen Elizabeth Park. Named after the late sovereign’s mother, it’s the highest point in the area! Then pay a visit to beloved Granville Island. Once a seasonal home to the Salish, it became a hotbed of industrial activity. Thousands kept cranking out fiber, rope, and chain in the midst of the Depression! Following that, you’ll enter Gastown, the original settlement and now the heart of Vancouver. Cruise past the famed clock which literally blows off steam every quarter hour! Head for Canada Place, which welcomes visitors. This is where the tour ends.

Vancouver Marvels: Private Day Tour Exploring 25 Attractions

Vancouver Marvels: Private Day Tour Exploring 25 Attractions

Embark on an extraordinary adventure with GlobalDuniya's Private Vancouver Marvels: Embark on a Private Day Tour Exploring 25 as you delve into the vibrant culture, breathtaking natural beauty, and rich history of this captivating city. From Stanley Park's lush gardens to the enchanting totem poles, from indulging in local delicacies at Granville Island to wandering through the charming streets of historic Gastown, this tour offers an all-encompassing experience. Our knowledgeable guides will provide insightful commentary and ensure a personalized journey as you soak in panoramic views at Queen Elizabeth Park and explore the modern charm of Yaletown. Uncover the very best of Vancouver in one unforgettable day with GlobalDuniya.

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(137 reviews)

Our guide, Gabriel, was the best! We saw all the highlights and he was quick with suggestions for what to do after our tour Gabby was knowledgeable and gave us a good feel for the city and its history while entertaining us with his great sense of humor!

I was on this day the only guest, but Ben didn’t call of the tour, made arrangements to skip places I had already seen and put others on the list. Thank you so much! Young and motivated team!

We enjoyed the variety of locations around Vancouver. The driver Henry was very knowledgeable and caring and looked after us. It was a fun day.

Mathew knew all about Vancouver's history. He was very helpful and showed the city in it's best to worst.

The stops were interesting & the guide was very informative, would recommend this to everyone