City, Shore Excursion
Kid Friendly: Yes. We can adapt the tour depending upon the children's age.
You must be able to get in and out of a SUV.
Maximum travelers: 6
English (fluent), Spanish (conversational)
Shore Excursion ideal for cruise passengers
This is a great tour for people who are visiting for the first time and don't have a lot of time, and covers key sights that make Vancouver a premier tourist destination.
We will visit historic Chinatown; Gastown where it all began; Stanley Park with its incredible vistas and beautiful towering trees; and no tour is complete without a stop at Granville Island, once a industrial warehouse and now a vibrant artisan market.
This 4. 5 hour tours allows time to wander each of these areas to give you a good flavour of our amazing city.
Pick up at your Vancouver area hotel
Drive through Chinatown and walk through Gastown
Tour of Stanley Park
Stop at Totem Park, Prospect Point (great photo ops)
Ferry to Granville Island
Shopping on the Island
Return to your Vancouver area hotel
This tour can be done at anytime of year and is suitable during rainy weather.
Meeting Location + Tour Duration
Meeting location: I will meet you at your downtown Vancouver hotel, the train station or the Canada Place cruise ship terminal (just outside customs).
End location: We will end the tour at the cruise ship terminal, in plenty of time to catch your ship's sailing, or your hotel.
Duration: 4 hours 30 min.
Transportation will be via 7 passenger SUV, small boat, walking
My services as a tour guide, plus all transportation costs in a SUV including the ferry ride to or from Granville Island.
Estimated Local Cash Needed
20 Canadian Dollars - Approximate cost of lunch (per person).
Lunch or snack and personal items.
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Lois was awesome throughout our our private Vancouver tour. She is knowledgeable, courteous and made the tour so much fun for me and my family! Our expectations of the tour were definitely exceeded and I would definitely recommend Lois and Tour by Locals to my friends! Ed