Top 10 Things to Do in Vancouver
- Experience BC
- April 21, 2016
Situated on the west coast of Canada, Vancouver offers a wide range of activities to enjoy. Whether you’re living or visiting here, check out some of the top things that you can do when visiting Vancouver.
Capilano Suspension Bridge
The Capilano Suspension Bridge offers an opportunity be surrounded in a unique and awe-inspiring canyon setting. With their bridge spanning 450 feet at a height of 230 feet over Capilano River, you can take in the massive towering trees and powerful river below your feet. Included in the experience is access to a dizzying cliff-side walking platform and treetop bridges that bring you right into the forest canopy
Looking for a full birds-eye view of Vancouver? Get one with SKY Helicopters. They offer adventure sightseeing tours and rides all around Vancouver. Whether you are touring Vancouver for the first time, or looking for an awesome experience to add to your wedding, SKY Helicopters can give you that chance.
If you are a motorcycle enthusiast, Cycle BC will help you find the perfect place to get your rubber on the road. They offer tours of the west coast along with motorcycle, scooter, and bicycle rentals. A great experience to get out doors and enjoy it.
The famous Stanley Park allows you to explore 400-hectares of natural West Coast rainforest and a portion of the Seawall which is the world’s longest uninterrupted waterfront path. When visiting Stanley Park you can explore their numerous trails, enjoy a session at the pitch and putt golf course, play a game at the numerous tennis courts, live it up at an ocean front swimming pool, or enjoy a tour of various Stanley Park highlights. You can count on a full day of fun when visiting Stanley Park.
While you are at Stanley Park, don’t forget to visit the Vancouver Aquarium, a fun, entertaining aquatic experience for the whole family. Stanley Park is also surrounded by the Seawall, a 28k walk around the entire park.
Sea to Sky Air
If you are looking to get up in the air and further into BC, check out Sea to Sky Air. Rated #1 by TripAdvisor in “Squamish Things To Do”, they will not only get you in the sky, but put you in the pilot’s seat! No experience required – you can pilot a small aircraft and merge an once in a life time experience with the beautiful Canadian west coast.
If you are looking for another family friendly experience that will get your mind working, then Science World is the place to visit. There are tons of interactive displays on various science related topics that are not only fun, but highly educational too. You can also checkout the OmniMax® Theatre for immersive films on the largest OmniMax screen in the world.
If you are looking for something to eat, a night of comedy, or just a unique shopping experience all located within a unique industrial setting, Granville Island in Vancouver can give you just that. It offers dinning experiences, entertainment (indoors and outdoors), and plenty of fun and unique shops to choose from.
Furry Creek Golf & Country Club
If golf is your thing, we know just the place for you. The Furry Creek Golf & Country Club allows you to play a relaxing game of golf while taking in the beautiful west coast. Located off of the Sea to Sky Highway, you will have panoramic views of BC full of wildlife so you are fully immersed.
Sea to Sky Gondola
Why not bring your outdoor experience in BC to new heights and check out one of British Columbia’s newest highlights, the Sea-to-Sky Gondola. Offering panoramic views of the Squamish area and some of the most beautiful mountain scenery in BC, this is not something to pass up. The gondola will take you to the peak of a mountain where you can take in dinner, hiking, and the views.
Scenic Rush Driving Experiences
Looking to step up your Vancouver experience even more? Scenic Rush offers you an exhilarating driving experience behind the wheel of exotic cars. You can even bring your driving experience to a whole new level by getting a view from the peak of a mountain or from a vantage point in the sky.