See the main tourist areas of Vancouver with a local guide
Welcome to Vancouver. Every day is amazing in the "most livable city in the World". This action-packed, 3 hour tour features the most popular sights and most polished parts of the city with me as your knowledgeable local guide.
This tour is for people who are visiting for the first time and only have a limited time. Transportation and meals will be arranged by the travelers and only guide services are requested.
We'll see all of the places you would see on an ordinary tour but with the guidance of someone who was born in Vancouver and loves playing tourist in his own town.
As many of Vancouver's downtown highlights will be seen as possible. Schedule, duration and activities can be adjusted to meet your needs. Make sure your camera is ready!
Stanley Park alone has an incomparable Seawall, the Totem Poles, Old Growth Forest, and natural beauty. Gastown, Chinatown, main commercial streets and buildings of significance will be pointed out.
This tour will take place rain or shine!
Guide will meet your party at your hotel or designed point of pick up.
Start time will be 9AM.
Planned itinerary includes:
Vancouver's Downtown Area
Stanley Park, including Totem Poles, Seawall, beaches and various lookouts
Tour main commercial streets and buildings of significance in the Downtown Area
View tourist area of Gastown and Canada Place
Visit to Granville Island, at which point the guide will leave you at 2pm, to tour on your own.
The official order of all the points of interest are to be determined.
Meeting Location + Tour Duration
Meeting location: I will meet you at your hotel or designated pick up point.
I will meet with the driver, review the tour route and conduct the tour.
I can be dropped off at the pick up point or left at Granville Island, which will be the final stop on the tour.
End location: Tour bus will take your party back to the hotel from Granville Island when each member of the group is safely back aboard the bus.
Duration: 4 hours
As arranged by travel professional or group.
Minimal walking to some viewpoints.
Guide service only for up to 30 people.
Transportation, including parking and driver fees, to be pre-arranged.
Estimated Local Cash Needed
20 CAD - Recommended for snacks and/or beverages. Also, there may be some limited time for souvenir shopping.
You are responsible for purchasing any items of a personal nature related to shopping, souvenirs, snacks, and restaurant meals.