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Vancouver City Sightseeing Tour: Granville Island & Vancouver LookoutHalf-day Tours

Vancouver City Sightseeing Tour: Granville Island & Vancouver Lookout

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Make the most of your time in beautiful Vancouver on a half-day tour of the city’s highlights. Your driver escorts your group to popular attractions such as Stanley Park, Granville Island, Chinatown, and Gastown. See totem poles, wander through food stalls and craft galleries, and get great city views from lookouts like Prospect Point. As you ride, listen to fascinating stories about the city, from the First Nation’s People to contemporary culture.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$71.11
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US$71.11

Grand City Small Group Tour of VancouverHalf-day Tours

Grand City Small Group Tour of Vancouver

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Get to know what makes Vancouver one of the most cosmopolitan cities in the world on this 5-hour guided tour. Discover Gastown, Yaletown, Chinatown, Stanley Park, and the Granville Island Public Market. Your driver-guide provides engaging insight into Vancouver’s mix of cultures and modern city planning. This small-group tour, limited to just eleven people, includes round-trip hotel transport by air-conditioned Mercedes Benz Sprinter van.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$118.92
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US$118.92
Taking safety measures

Best of Vancouver!Mountain Bike Tours

Best of Vancouver!

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From the Vancouver Seawall to Stanley Park, Vancouver is ideal for exploring on two wheels; find the best places to ride on a bike tour that follows bike-friendly routes through the city. You’ll cover key areas including Gastown, Olympic Village, English Bay, Granville Island, and more, with plenty of stops to learn about Vancouver history and culture along the way.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$64.82
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US$64.82

Shore Excursion: Pre-Cruise Vancouver City Sightseeing Tour with Port Drop OffHalf-day Tours

Shore Excursion: Pre-Cruise Vancouver City Sightseeing Tour with Port Drop Off

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Take advantage of your stopover in Vancouver on a half-day city sightseeing tour. By coach, your local guide will escort you to top attractions such as Gastown, Robson Street, Granville Island, and Chinatown. Wind through the verdant trails of Stanley Park, see First Nations totem poles at Brockton Point, and head to the top of the Vancouver Lookout for panoramic views of the city and its mountainous backdrop. Then head to meet your ship.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$71.11
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US$71.11

Small Group Tour: Capilano Suspension Bridge and Grouse Mountain from VancouverDay Trips

Small Group Tour: Capilano Suspension Bridge and Grouse Mountain from Vancouver

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Experience some of Vancouver's highlights on this family-friendly day tour, including stops at Grouse Mountain and the Capilano Suspension Bridge. With a small group of just 14 travelers, watch the lumberjack and endangered bird shows at Grouse Mountain. Visit the Treetop Adventure and the Cliffwalk at the Capilano Suspension Bridge. Round-trip hotel transportation included.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$189.70
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US$189.70

Pre or Post-Cruise Shore Excursion: Capilano Suspension Bridge & Grouse MountainHalf-day Tours

Pre or Post-Cruise Shore Excursion: Capilano Suspension Bridge & Grouse Mountain

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Take advantage of your time in port in Vancouver with a half-day tour of some of area’s most epic viewpoints along the 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 for breathtaking views Mount Baker and a chance spotting of native wildlife.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$138.26
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US$138.26

Epic Electric Bike Tour of VancouverMountain Bike Tours

Epic Electric Bike Tour of Vancouver

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Touring Vancouver by bike lets you experience the city at a pace you can’t access by car. Ride along Vancouver’s separated bike trails with a small group of no more than eight riders. Cruise the Stanley Park Seawall and check out both modern and historic neighborhoods. Your electric bike makes your ride a breeze no matter your fitness level.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$74.77
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US$74.77

The Best of the City: 4-Hour Vancouver City Tour with Queen Elizabeth ParkHalf-day Tours

The Best of the City: 4-Hour Vancouver City Tour with Queen Elizabeth Park

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Experience the city that sits between mountains and the ocean during this half-day, sightseeing tour of Vancouver with live onboard commentary. See how nature and urban planning blend together at the city’s parks and beaches and immerse yourself in Vancouver’s multicultural influences and food in popular neighborhoods in the city center.  
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$38.24
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US$38.24

Gastronomic Gastown Walking TourHalf-day Tours

Gastronomic Gastown Walking Tour

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Get to know Vancouver’s famed food scene on a 3-hour walking and food tour of historic Gastown. Admire the architecture as you stroll through the cobbled streets with a small group. Learn about the neighborhoods storied past from your informative guide and sample Canadian classics such as tempura bacon scotch eggs, pork belly crackling, and British Columbia wine.
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  • 3 hours
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US$141.64
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US$141.64

Vancouver Half Day Private TourHalf-day Tours

Vancouver Half Day Private Tour

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If you have a short time in Vancouver and want to maximize your time, this private half-day tour is the way to go. Drive in comfort to Vancouver’s top sightseeing locations; customize your tour, and hop out to explore at your leisure. From Stanley Park and the English Bay to Granville Island and cobblestone streets of Gastown, come home with beautiful mementos of your time in the city.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$423.01
per group
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US$423.01
per group
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All Star Wineries of Kelowna TourDay Trips

All Star Wineries of Kelowna Tour

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Discover some of the wines for which Canada’s Okanagan Valley is famous on this 5.5-hour all star wineries of Kelowna tour. Gain insight into the region’s winemaking heritage with your guide as you explore. Visit at least four top local wineries such as Grizzli, Summerhill, Cedar Creek or Quails Gate, and learn how climate and location affects the wine. Cross Okanagan Lake to Mission Hill Winery and explore the rolling vineyards. During your visits, sample the different wines produced and savor the delicate flavors in your glass.
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  • 5 hours 30 minutes
  • Taking safety measures
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US$154.13
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US$154.13
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Seaplane Flight to Victoria and Whale-Watching CruiseHalf-day Tours

Seaplane Flight to Victoria and Whale-Watching Cruise

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Discover the natural wonders of Vancouver and Victoria an exhilarating whale watching excursion! Delight in lovely aerial views on the crossing of the Strait of Georgia by seaplane—the most eco-friendly transport to Victoria. From the island capital, set off on an exciting cruise through Haro Strait, native home to orcas (killer whales), sea lions and seals, followed by a return flight to the mainland.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$389.65
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US$389.65
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Vancouver Highlights Bike Tour - The Grand TourMountain Bike Tours

Vancouver Highlights Bike Tour - The Grand Tour

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Discover the beauty and culture of Vancouver on a small-group bike tour—great for riders of all levels. Accompany your guide on a leisurely ride along dedicated bike routes. Explore the city’s natural wonders like Stanley Park's rain forest and historic neighborhoods like Gastown and Chinatown. Cruise along the seawalls for gorgeous views of the North Shore Mountains, False Creek and more.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$74.77
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US$74.77

Whistler Sightseeing Tour: Discover All of Whistler This WinterDining Experiences

Whistler Sightseeing Tour: Discover All of Whistler This Winter

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Whistler is known for its fantastic skiing and winter sports, but for travelers that don't want to hit the slopes, there's still lots to see. On this sightseeing tour, experience incredible scenery, and enjoy your guide's commentary as you ride. Visit Green Lake Lookout, Rainbow Park, and consider an optional stop at Whistler Brewing Company. This tour—perfect for first-time visitors—is the ideal way to get your bearings and see the sights around Whistler.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$68.87
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US$68.87
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Vancouver City Tour with Vancouver Lookout AdmissionNature and Wildlife

Vancouver City Tour with Vancouver Lookout Admission

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Soak up the city scenery on a half-day coach tour of seaport Vancouver! Your expert guide will escort you to key attractions such as Canada Place, Robson Street, Granville Island, Chinatown and Gastown. Travel through the winding canopies of Stanley Park, check out epic totem poles at Brockton Point and head to the top of the Vancouver Lookout for panoramic views of the city and its stunning natural backdrop. 
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$63.21
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US$63.21

Grouse Mountain & Capilano Suspension Bridge ParkDay Trips

Grouse Mountain & Capilano Suspension Bridge Park

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Two of Vancouver’s most popular attractions are included in this tour. Take a walk on the wild side in the forest at the Capilano Suspension Bridge. Then see the world from the top as you ride the largest aerial tramway in North America--the Grouse Mountain Skyride. The tour also includes a stop at the Capilano River hatchery.
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  • 5 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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US$138.45
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US$138.45

A Wok Around Chinatown: Culinary and Cultural Walking Tour Led by a ChefHalf-day Tours

A Wok Around Chinatown: Culinary and Cultural Walking Tour Led by a Chef

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Spend a morning in Vancouver’s Chinatown with an off-duty chef on this food and cultural walking tour. With the help of your expert, taste delicious barbecued crispy duck and other savory delights, as you learn about Chinatown’s historical landmarks and local cuisine. Drink tea, enter cookware and herbal medicine shops, and visit the tranquil Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Classical Chinese Garden. A dim sum lunch is included in this small-group tour limited to 10 people.
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  • 4 hours
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US$85.42
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US$85.42

Small Group Wine & Food Tour to the Cowichan ValleyDining Experiences

Small Group Wine & Food Tour to the Cowichan Valley

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FOOD, WINE and SPECTACULAR SCENERY. We LOVE this revised tour to REFLECT COVID-19.Join Island Time Tours for a lovely relaxing adventure exploring the Cowichan Valley. We visit 3 (4 if time permitting) of the prettiest vineyards and do our own thing to avoid any line-ups. We offer you a wonderful experience at each vineyard.. First stop includes bubbly with orange juice (optional) w/ fresh warm bake goods. Relax, inhale and take in this beautiful countryside. LUNCH is filled with afternoon tea delights with WINE served weather permitting in the great outdoors. Dessert w/wine complete this tour at another picturesque vineyard. Great food, award winning wines and spectacular beauty. Let's go!
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$119.64
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US$119.64
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Vancouver Behind-the-Scenes Brewery TourHalf-day Tours

Vancouver Behind-the-Scenes Brewery Tour

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Enjoy a taste of Vancouver’s hip craft brewery scene at three highly rated breweries. You’ll sample a nice variety of locally crafted brews while someone else does all the driving. Meet downtown at the Waterfront Station for a small group tour that includes VIP tours at each of the breweries, plus priority seating to get you to the beer quicker!
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$73.21
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US$73.21

4-Hour Grand City and Butchart Gardens TourNature and Wildlife

4-Hour Grand City and Butchart Gardens Tour

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Our professional historian is able to include many significant sites not offered in other tours. Enjoy the tour in our rare 1997 Bentley New Turbo R Exl built by Rolls Royce. Only 823 were built, all between 1995-97. Our Grand City and Butchart Gardens Tour covers all the main attractions in Victoria, the city of flowers, and the world-famous gardens located 15 miles outside of the city. For over a century, Butchart Gardens has been the premier attraction for travelers visiting Victoria. Enjoy BUTCHART GARDENS, a one and a half hour stop for a unique and remarkable experience, including 900 varieties of flowers and 120 varieties of trees. This finely crafted tour includes more attractions than we can list in the "What to Expect" section.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$200.00
Price varies by group size
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US$200.00
Price varies by group size

Fraser Valley Wine TourDay Trips

Fraser Valley Wine Tour

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Venture out of metro Vancouver to explore the wineries of the Fraser Valley. This tour takes you to four local wineries, allowing you a taste of what each has to offer, and delivers you safely back to central Vancouver. In addition to the wine sampling, enjoy a tour of the wine-making process, a delicious lunch, and some yummy amuse-bouches along the way.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$101.92
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US$101.92

Stanley Park Bike TourMountain Bike Tours

Stanley Park Bike Tour

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Discover one of Vancouver’s natural wonders by bike on a morning or afternoon tour of Stanley Park. Enjoy a relaxing guided ride through the 1,000-acre (405-hectare) park—the city’s ‘Green Heart.’ Cruise by Third Beach, view First Nations totem poles in Brockton Point, and catch great views of the city skyline, mountains, and local wildlife. Along the way, learn about Vancouver’s rich history as a logging center and the park’s complex ecosystem.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$54.03
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US$54.03

Vancouver Harbor and Indian Arm Lunch CruiseDay Cruises

Vancouver Harbor and Indian Arm Lunch Cruise

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Delight in the beauty of Vancouver on a lunch cruise along the city’s gorgeous waterfront. Enjoy a unique dining experience as your float through Vancouver’s Inner Harbor, Burrard Inlet, and Indian Arm—a dramatic glacial fjord. Stroll the deck, indulge in a freshly prepared buffet and take in the beautiful sights including the Coast Mountains, verdant forests, and local wildlife.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$65.91
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US$65.91

Private 3-Hour Sailing Charter in Vancouver: Sailors DelightDay Cruises

Private 3-Hour Sailing Charter in Vancouver: Sailors Delight

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Sail English Bay aboard a private sailboat, exploring the Vancouver waterfront with an experienced captain. It’s a private cruise, ensuring plenty of room for your group to relax on deck, snacking on salmon pate, fresh bread, and seasonal fruits as you cruise past False Creek, Kitsilano Beach, the University of British Columbia, and the Outer Harbour.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$64.27
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US$64.27

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