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Vancouver City Sightseeing Tour

Make the most of your time in beautiful Vancouver with a 4-hour tour of the city’s highlights. Your driver will escort your group to popular attractions such as Stanley Park, Granville Island, Chinatown and Gastown. You’ll view 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. Opt to add admission to the renowned Vancouver Art Gallery or a ticket to Flyover Canada, a simulated flight ride that allows you to see all of Canada in less than 10 minutes.
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Capilano Suspension Bridge and Grouse Mountain from Vancouver

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.
  • Duration: 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Seaplane Flight to Victoria and Whale-Watching Cruise

Discover the natural wonders of Vancouver and Victoria an exhilarating whale-watching excursion! Delight in lovely aerial views on the 35-minute crossing of the Strait of Georgia by seaplane — the most eco-friendly transport to Victoria. From the island capital, set off on an exciting 3-hour cruise through Haro Strait, native home to orcas (killer whales), sea lions and seals, followed by a return flight to the mainland.
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Private Tour to Capilano Bridge and Grouse Mountain

Discover the beautiful Pacific Northwest on this private 6-hour tour from Vancouver. Cross over the Lion’s Gate Bridge and relax during the scenic drives aboard an SUV with panoramic windows and a sunroof. At Capilano Suspension Bridge Park, explore the woods on the Treetops Adventure and test your courage on the glass floors of the Cliffwalk. Ride a gondola up Grouse Mountain and capture sweeping views. Add a trip to the famous Capilano River Salmon Hatchery, where the fish jump upriver during the summer. Hotel pickup and drop-off included.
  • Duration: 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Victoria Butchart Gardens Express from Cruise Ship Terminal

When your ship docks in Victoria, stretch your legs on a stroll through Butchart Gardens. Walk on stone paths through a storybook land of perfumed blossoms, streams and lily ponds. Stop by showstoppers like the sunken garden, Japanese- and Italian-inspired landscapes, and the Ross Fountain. On your provided transport to Butchart Gardens, listen to live commentary about its origins as a quarry. This tour includes transportation to and admission to The Butchart Gardens. We leave from and return back to cruise ship dock.
  • Duration: 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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Grand City Tour of Vancouver

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.
  • Duration: 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Sea to Sky Vancouver tour

5-hour tour with the ticket to Sea-To-Sky Gondola included! It is a concentrated “shot” of Beautiful British Columbia. We open scenic views tour through the Lions Gate Bridge and drive up to the Cypress Mountain outlook to enjoy Vancouver from above. Then goes picturesque 50 km Sea to Sky Highway to the Shannon Waterfalls. The pinnacle of the tour is actually the 885m pinnacle — Summit Lodge. The Sea to Sky gondola will take you to the top of the summit to the viewing platforms and the Sky Pilot suspension bridge.
  • Duration: 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Half-Day Whale Watching (Telegraph Cove, BC)

Explore the beauty that is British Columbia on this half-day whale-watching excursion from Telegraph Cove Resort. Step aboard the flagship vessel ‘Ocean Magic’ for the adventure of a lifetime. In true comfort and style, the crew is excited to explore the local waters in search of the majestic wildlife that floods the local waters here in the summer months. Enjoy views of the Gulf Islands, San Juan Islands, and Howe Sound while learning about the local geology and marine life along the way.
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Fraser Valley Wine Tour from Vancouver

Explore the vineyards and wineries of British Columbia on this 6-hour Fraser Valley wine tour from Vancouver. Stroll through the vineyards of four or five Fraser Valley wineries with your guide and learn of the grape varietals flourishing in the rolling hills. Sample some of the wines for yourself during tasting sessions, and gain insight into their delicate flavors. Learn key characteristics of British Columbia’s different wines and hear how to assess their quality. Upgrade to a full-day tour and enjoy a delicious lunch at one of the wineries you visit.
  • Duration: 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Vancouver Highlights Private Tour

Tailor your time in Vancouver to focus on what interests you with this private, full-day, totally customizable tour that merges sightseeing with comfort and luxury. Get picked up at your hotel or cruise ship and relax as you see the city’s natural beauty and parks along the North Shore or marvel at post-impressionist paintings at an art gallery. Visit trendy neighborhoods, restaurants, markets, and breweries.
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Whistler Odyssey Tour: Off-Road Buggy Adventure

Get behind the wheel of your own 4X4 off-road buggy on this guided tour of Whistler. First, receive instructions on how to drive your buggy. Then, rev your engine and climb rugged mountain roads and forested single-track trails in Callaghan Valley. Take in scenic views while keeping your eyes peeled for local wildlife along the way.
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Whistler Sightseeing Tours - Discover all of Whistler this Winter!

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.
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Bike Tour of Downtown Vancouver and Stanley Park

Discover top city attractions on two wheels on this 3-hour bike tour of downtown Vancouver and Stanley Park. Follow your guide on a route past the historic Mole Hill Community and Davie Street Village, where Vancouver's Pride Festival takes place. Spin along peaceful cycle lanes to Robson Square in downtown Vancouver then, after a quick stroll, head on the waterfront area and the Vancouver Convention Centre. Admire Jack Poole Plaza and the Olympic cauldron on route to Stanley Park, and enjoy fine views over the snow-capped mountains beyond.
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Vancouver Sightseeing Bus Tour (4 hrs)

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.  
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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City Sights E-Bike Adventure Tour - Self-Guided

Discover the best of Vancouver while cruising effortlessly along on an electric bike. Our favourite route boasts the ‘must see’ attractions including Stanley Park’s iconic seawall. You choose between the upper route to historical Prospect Point with ‘birdseye’ views over the Lions Gate Bridge and spectacular North Shore mountains, or the lower route along the water under the Lions Gate Bridge and the majestic Siwash Rock! We also visit the trendy Granville Island, Science World and Olympic Village stopping for pictures while exploring False Creek and some of Vancouver’s best beaches!Anyone who knows how to ride a bike is able to ride the electric bike with ease and most of the route is on protected bike paths for your safety and comfort.Engage your senses, ride to your heart’s content, enjoy the adventure!
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Stanley Park Bike Tour

Discover one of Vancouver’s natural wonders by bike on a morning or afternoon tour of Stanley Park. Enjoy a relaxing 3-hour guided ride through the 1,000-acre (405-hectare) park – the city’s ‘Green Heart.’ Cruise by Lost Lagoon and 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.
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Best of Vancouver!

Explore what Stanley Park and the rest of Vancouver has to offer with one of our tour guides. We leave Waterfront Station daily and go towards the seawall. Along the way we see the Vancouver Convention Center, the Olympic Flame at Jack Poole plaza, the Totem Poles, , Siwash Rock and much more. We don't want to give to much away but this tour will bring you on a fun exploration around Stanley Park, Gastown, Olympic Village, and Granville Island!
  • Duration: 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Vancouver City Explorer Tour

Enjoy the best of Vancouver with a Local Guide. This tour is perfect for guests who wants to experience the highlights of Vancouver, the best the city has to offer, exploring Vancouver in luxury and comfort. There will be stops along the route, to explore and to take photographs (photo ops). You will visit, experience, and enjoy beautiful parks, scenic mountain views, gorgeous waterfronts, a cultural hub, and historic neighbourhoods dating back to the 1850s.It is accompanied by live commentaries in English on board.
  • Duration: 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Guided Electric Bike Tour in Whistler

Explore Whistler safely and easily with this guided electric biking tour. The e-bikes offer riders a little extra oomph getting around and allow groups of varying biking abilities to ride along together. On this tour, pedal through towering old-growth forests, feel the refreshing alpine streams, and pass through the affluent Benchlands neighborhood, all while taking in views of the Canadian Rockies.
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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The Fraser Valley Winery Tour

Just east of Vancouver is Langley, part of the prime winemaking region of Fraser Valley. Explore three wineries on this 5-hour guided tour, with unique lunch at the end of the tour. Learn about each winery’s history and specialty products. Pay a minimal fee to taste four wines at each winery, or have it waived with a purchase of wine. Enjoy attentive service on this small-group tour limited to 11 people. Hotel pickup and drop-off by air-conditioned Mercedes Benz Sprinter van is included.
  • Duration: 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Victoria Highlight City Tour

Meet Matt or one of his hand selected local guides at the Bike Tours Victoria bike shop in the heart of Victoria’s historic Market Square. You’d never guess that this is the place where gold miners and explorers once mingled as you begin your tour in the square itself. In small groups of 8 or less, you’ll navigate the surrounding quaint city neighbourhoods and parks with epic views of ocean, mountains, and sky. You’ll take in lush gardens, historic homes, and city architecture that all have secrets and stories to share of the characters that helped to shape the city into what you see today. This tour gives you ample exposure to Victoria’s vibrant art, food, as well as ‘island life.’ And you’ll definitely get the inside scoop on what’s known as Victoria’s deliciously sustainable ‘farm to table’food culture. Be prepared for a complete snapshot of the city in just 3 hours.  The cost is $74.95 per person, includes, bike, helmet, taxies. Pace leisurely, Easy
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Dog Mountain Snowshoeing and Photography Tour

Spend a day snowshoeing in the mountains outside Vancouver while perfecting your photography skills. The gentle snowshoe paths are great for beginners, meaning you can save your energy for learning and taking pictures of the alpine scenery. Your guide is an experienced hike leader as well as professional photographer, so you get the best of both worlds in this tour.
  • Duration: 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Private Tour: Fraser Valley Wine Tour in Vancouver

Discover British Columbia’s remarkable Fraser Valley Wine Region on a full-day, private tour from Vancouver, and taste your way though the best of British Columbia's wines. Follow a route designed by a sommelier that includes five boutique wineries, and enjoy a lunch prepared by a vineyard chef. Take advantage of this private tour to tailor the day to your interests, so you can enjoy the tastes and terroir of B.C. wine at your own pace, with plenty of time to linger in the places that interest you most.
  • Duration: 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Chinatown Dim Sum Tour

With colorful architecture and delicious cuisine, Vancouver’s vibrant and historic Chinatown is one of the city’s must-see districts—but without local knowledge it’s easy to miss the best dining spots. On this walking tour, follow your guide through the bustling streets of Chinatown and hit the eateries the neighborhood’s residents love. Sample tasty treats like har-gow (steamed shrimp dumplings) and dim sum, and savor the traditional flavors of Chinatown.
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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