Experience Vancouver's Unique Cultural History and Diversity
Enjoy Vancouver's Sun Yat Sen Chinese Classical Gardens, located in the heart of old Chinatown. Experience a specialty meal.
Explore Granville Island's unique artisan shops and quirky finds, and watch artisans in glass-blowing, pottery-throwing, umbrella or broom-making. Savour the specialty gourmet local food shops, kids market, or dozens of other activities.
Experience the peace of an authentic Buddhist Temple, with amazing classical gardens and golden statues.
Pick up from your hotel
Drive to Chinatown
Dr. Sun Yat Sen Gardens
Tour of Chinatown shops
Drive to Granville Island
Tour and Shop
Drive to Richmond Buddhist Temple
Temple and Gardens Viewing
Meeting Location + Tour Duration
Meeting location: I will pick you up cruise ship terminal. I will need the name of your ship and cruise line.
Attached is a standard Tours By Locals waiver, that I would ask you to read beforehand. You will be able to sign it at the start of the tour.
End location: You will be dropped off at the departure area for your flights at the Vancouver International Airport
Duration: 6 hours
We will travel in a modern, sleek and spacious Honda Odyssey (2012). Black, separate air conditioning controls for the second row.
Seats five comfortably with middle seats empty. Regular amount of luggage. Two middle seats are available for families with small children (7 seats total).
Deep luggage capacity available if one or two couples; the more people, the less luggage capacity.
Van is rated by Consumer Reports as one of the ten best for both tall and short people. Ample leg room.
My services as a guide and professional driver.
Estimated Local Cash Needed
30 Canadian - Mid Range Meal in a specialty Chinese Restaurant
Donation to Buddhist Temple (nominal)
Any items of a personal nature
Lunch, snacks, beverages, donation to the Buddhist Temple (nominal)
Entrance fee to Dr. Sun Yat Sen Gardens. $11.00
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Mahara was very accommodating and adapted the tour to my interests. I thoroughly enjoyed the day.