Activity tours in Vancouver are a good choice, with mountain ziplines, canoeing and kayaking, jet skis, and more. Sightseeing tours offer a more relaxed pace.
SIGHTSEEING AND ACTIVITY TOURS IN AND FROM VANCOUVER
Up, up and away! See the city of Vancouver and the beautiful surrounding mountains from the air on a scenic seaplane tour. Escape the crowds on an ideal introductory tour of Vancouver from above. This is a small group tour with a maximum of 14 passengers.
VANCOUVER AQUA BUS FERRY TICKET
Hop aboard the AquaBus Ferry in Vancouver to take advantage of all that False Creek has to offer! Hop off at eight top destinations along False Creek such as Granville Island, Yaletown, The Village and Hornby Street. Shop, dine and sightsee at your own pace, and enjoy beautiful waterfront views along the way.
VANCOUVER HARBOUR SIGHTSEEING CRUISE
See Vancouver’s waterfront sights on a relaxing one-hour tour of Vancouver Harbour. This cruise offers stunning views of the city skyline and the North Shore Mountains.
You will see the world-famous Stanley Park, a rich green oasis of majestic cedar, hemlock and fir trees on a peninsula that juts into the harbour. It’s an ideal way to see the city at a calm and relaxed pace.
VANCOUVER JET SKI RENTAL
Hop aboard a Sea-Doo Jet Ski and rev your way through the English Bay and around the islands of Howe Sound. Rent a single- or double-rider watercraft at Granville Island and then check out the sheltered bays of Bowen Island or park at a beach for a swim stop.
Watch the seals at Pam Rocks or take a short hike on Anvil Island. This rental is ideal for those familiar with the Vancouver area who want to take time to enjoy the sights during a 2-hour, 3-hour or full-day rental.
VANCOUVER KAYAKING TOUR
Vancouver’s skyline and wildlife come together for your viewing pleasure during this guided kayaking tour. Take a few hours to explore the inlet of False Creek, sharing the waterway with seals, ducks and kingfishers as you paddle. High rises, Science World and BC Place Stadium provide a dramatic backdrop in the early morning or at sunset, the two times you can choose to take this peaceful kayak excursion.
VANCOUVER AQUARIUM ADMISSION
Located inside Stanley Park, Vancouver Aquarium is home to some 50,000 marine life wonders. Use this prebooked admission ticket to skip the line and sail right into the popular attraction for interactive exhibits and hands-on activities. Animal-lovers of all ages can stroll through exhibits about Canada’s Arctic and the Amazonian rainforest for looks at sharks, dolphins and sea otters.
A must-do: Slip on glasses inside a 4D theater and enjoy a thrilling journey into the deep underwater world. With mobile tickets, simply scan your phone for direct entry into the Vancouver Aquarium.
VANCOUVER OUTDOOR TOUR
Join your guide on a 5-hour tour of some of the beautiful locations within the city of Vancouver. Your trip adventure includes a walk along the ocean shore by Acadia Beach, an easy hike through the dense forest in Pacific Spirit Regional Park, and the gardens and beautiful views at Queen Elizabeth Park. Please Note: Minimum of 2 people required per booking.
VANCOUVER BREWERY TOUR
Explore Vancouver’s craft beer scene by hopping on the city’s #1 brewery tour. Visit 3 breweries in 3 hours on our Vancouver Brewery Tour. Enjoy behind-the-scenes tours at each stop and learn about the brewing process, all while sampling a generous variety of craft beers. We’ll also send you home with a souvenir Vancouver Brewery Tours beer glass!
VANCOUVER TO VICTORIA WHALE WATCHING WITH RETURN TO VANCOUVER BY SEAPLANE
Discover the killer whales between Vancouver and Victoria, British Columbia, on this guided, 12-hour, whale-watching adventure. Combine two popular attractions into one exciting day trip. Take off on a whale-watching safari from Vancouver to Victoria, then spend the afternoon enjoying the English charm of Victoria.
Look for a wide variety of wildlife, like seagulls, sea lions, seals, and more. At the end of the day, return to Vancouver by seaplane. This tour includes a hotel or residential pickup from anywhere in Vancouver.
GASTRONOMIC GASTOWN WALKING TOUR
Discover Gastown’s best eating and drinking establishments during a 3-hour walking tour. In a small group, savor gastronomic delights and learn about the neighbourhood’s storied past from your expert tour guide. Experience some of Vancouver’s hottest restaurants that local foodies adore. All tickets include food tastings and alcoholic pairings.
SALMON RUN CANOE ADVENTURE
Experience a Canadian salmon run, which takes place from September to mid November. This world-class paddle experience takes place on the beautiful Harrison River in Vancouver. The mild current and pristine water allow you to see British Columbia’s red salmon swim upstream in droves.
GROUSE MOUNTAIN ZIPLINE ADVENTURE
Capture jaw-dropping views as you soar between the peaks of Grouse and Dam mountains on this zipline tour.
Speed along five ziplines, and then romp about the resort-playground of Grouse Mountain through a variety of activities included in your tour. Hop aboard the Skyride aerial tram, catch a lumberjack in action and talk to a ranger at the Wildlife Refuge. After enjoying views of Vancouver and BC’s gorgeous old-growth forests, settle in for a cup of hot cocoa at this popular mountaintop attraction.
GRANITE FALLS ZODIAC TOUR
See Vancouver the way it is best seen – by water – during this 3-hour tour in a Zodiac inflatable boat.
Beginning at Granville Island, you’ll cross False Creek and follow the coastline through Stanley Park.
From your guide, learn about Vancouver’s waterfront landmarks like the Burrard Street bridge and the city’s most-photographed natural formation: Siwash Rock.Travel through the Vancouver Harbour and on to Deep Cove and Indian Arm, a glacial fjord with a backdrop of steep granite cliffs that can only be seen by boat.
HISTORIC GASTOWN PHOTOGRAPHY TOUR
A street photographer’s paradise; explore the cobbled streets and feast your lens on Vancouver’s historic architecture. Gastown was designated a National Historic Site in 2009 by the federal government. Our guides welcome you to this unique corner of the city, rich with memories and legends of the last century.
PRIVATE TOUR: FRASER VALLEY WINE COUNTRY DAY TRIP: FROM VANCOUVER
Enjoy a leisurely day of wine tasting in beautiful Fraser Valley! British Columbia has a growing reputation as an exceptional wine growing region and on this private tour from Vancouver it’s easy to see why.
Explore the vast agricultural land that surrounds the city, sample wines from several award-winning batch wineries and enjoy a delicious gourmet lunch along the way.
This private, full day tour by Coach Limo or SUV is done at a leisurely pace and includes request stops, letting you customise your tour of Fraser Valley’s boutique wineries specifically to your group’s interests.
WHISTLER SMALL GROUP DAY TRIP: FROM VANCOUVER
Leave the city of Vancouver behind and enjoy a full-day small-group tour to the famous resort town of Whistler!
You’ll journey past huge mountains, see the third-tallest waterfall in British Columbia, and have ample free time to sample the exciting year-round activities offered in Whistler Village. Scheduled tour stops include Squamish, Whistler Village, Shannon Falls and the new Aboriginal Cultural Centre and Museum. With a maximum group size of 24 passengers led by a friendly and knowledgeable guide, you are ensured of a personal and intimate experience on this memorable day trip from Vancouver.
VANCOUVER TROLLEY HOP ON HOP OFF TOUR
Vancouver’s top sights are all mapped out for you to explore at your own pace with this hop-on hop-off trolley tour.
Hop aboard a San Francisco-style trolley and listen to live commentary as you pass 34 sites, including Stanley Park, Granville Island and Gastown. Your ticket can be used over two consecutive days.
Take the entire tour in 2.5 hours or hop off the trolley to sightsee, shop or dine out. For stunning city panoramas, upgrade and add entry to Vancouver Lookout at Harbour Centre.
VANCOUVER CITY SIGHTSEEING TOUR
Hit some of Vancouver’s most popular sites on this 4-hour sightseeing tour. Wind through Stanley Park, Chinatown, Gastown, Granville Island and more, while learning about the places you see from an informative guide. This is a great way for first-time visitors and those short on time to get a great overview of the city.
VANCOUVER TO VICTORIA AND BUTCHART GARDENS TOUR BY BUS
Explore Victoria’s highlights on this small-group day trip from Vancouver.
Enjoy a 1.5-hour cruise to Vancouver Island and then take a sightseeing coach tour of downtown Victoria, followed by free time to explore at your own pace by foot. Your highlight will surely be world-famous Butchart Gardens, a stunning 55-acre (22-hectare) sprawl of floral gardens and a National Historic Site of Canada.
VANCOUVER CITY AND CAPILANO SUSPENSION BRIDGE CANYON LIGHTS TOUR
This tour is packed with highlights and unique experiences.
Get into the holiday spirit as you explore Vancouver’s soaring skyscrapers, architectural masterpieces, urban beaches, and coastal rainforests. Stops will include Canada Place, Robson Street, and Stanley Park, which has been voted the number 1 Urban Park in the World, on TripAdvisor.
Lastly, be dazzled by thousands of magical lights twinkling across the Capilano Suspension Bridge Park.