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Tour code: 3914_2
Fit some epic natural sightseeing into your Vancouver vacation with a half-day tour of the area’s gorgeous North Shore. Your personal guide will escort you over the Lions Gate Bridge to the Capilano Suspension Bridge for an exhilarating walk along the cliff-hanging footpaths. Then ride the Grouse Mountain gondola high into the alpine forest and visit native grizzly bears at the Refuge for Endangered Wildlife.

Highlights

  • 5- to 6.5-hour North Shore tour with private guide
  • View Vancouver Harbor, English Bay and the Pacific Ocean from Lions Gate Bridge
  • Walk the Capilano Suspension Bridge — the world’s longest — through temperate rainforest
  • Experience the thrill of the Treetops Adventure walkway or the Cliffwalk
  • Enjoy free admission to the Grouse Mountain Skyride
  • Round-trip hotel transport included

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What You Can Expect

Vancouver North Shore Day Trip with Capilano Suspension Bridge and Grouse Mountain

Capilano Suspension Bridge, Canada

Your Vancouver North Shore day trip starts with pickup from Vancouver (select hotels only) and a drive over the Lions Gate Bridge, a 5,890-foot (1,823-meter) suspension bridge that offers unparalleled views of Vancouver Harbor, English Bay and beyond.

Once you get across the North Shore, continue on a short drive up the mountain to the Capilano Fish Hatchery (11am departure only). Learn about the life cycle of salmon from your guide and, depending on the season (July - August), watch as they leap their way upriver.

Next, head to the Capilano Suspension Bridge, where you'll meander along the surrounding temperate rainforest and learn the traditions of the indigenous First Nations’ people. Then, walk across the 446-foot (136-meter) bridge to the other side of the river, where you can climb to the canopy and walk through the Treetops Adventure walkway high above the canyon and river below.

For those seeking a more thrilling experience, try the Cliffwalk, the newest attraction at the bridge. This adrenaline-pumping journey will take you through the rainforest on a series of suspended walkways jutting out from the granite cliff face to unexplored territories of the park.

At the Grouse Mountain Skyride, hop on the tram and travel to a 3,937-foot (1,200-meter) viewpoint above the city and enjoy nature’s spectacular view. In the summertime, you can see Mt Baker and Vancouver Island off British Columbia’s coast. You can also get up-close views of grizzly bears at the Refuge for Endangered Wildlife.

After your North Shore experience, relax on the drive back to Vancouver.

Please note: You must include hotel information at checkout and call tour operator ahead to confirm.

Customer Reviews

Charles M

5 star rating: Highly Recommended June 2016

The suspension bridge and mountain tour were a great introduction to Vancouver and Luke, our tour guide, was fun and engaging. I'd highly recommend it anyone looking to explore Vancouver.

Lesa H

5 star rating: Highly Recommended June 2016

Great trip! Weather was awesome and site were incredible! Tour guide very pleasant and knowledgeable. Recommend this tour!

Trent S

5 star rating: Highly Recommended June 2016

Most do!!!

Michelle D

5 star rating: Highly Recommended June 2016

This tour was amazing!

James C

5 star rating: Highly Recommended June 2016

Great tour especially the Capilano Suspension Bridge. Would highly recommend to anyone visiting the Vancouver area.

mst529

5 star rating: Highly Recommended June 2016

This tour was awesome! Walking across the bridge, to the cliff walk, to photographing live bears! Our guide went the extra mile and took us to the Cleveland Dam which was thrilling to see up close. He was courteous, quite knowledgeable and anticipated our every need. Even though it rained, and was quite COLD on top of Grouse Mountain, it was a wonderful way to spend some time while in Vancouver.

Alan M

5 star rating: Highly Recommended June 2016

Aubyn the tour guide top guy knows his stuff. Well worth combining both in one trip that her than separate as near to each other.

Norma P

5 star rating: Highly Recommended December 2015

Fabulous. Enjoyed every minute. A full days entertainment ... Loved it.

james a

5 star rating: Highly Recommended December 2015

The day was very wet and rainy but our tour guide made up for it. Got to see the bears on grouse mountain, was excellent. Capilano Bridge was awesome despite the weather, overall was an excellent tour

Heather L

5 star rating: Highly Recommended November 2015

This was the best tour with the best guide. She kept us informed and entertained the entire time. Stunning scenery. Helps you understand the outdoorsy attitude of the Vancouver residents.

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