Things to do in Vancouver
Brimming in history and culture, Vancouver is one fascinating
city and has plenty of sightseeing opportunities for everyone. From
museums and historic and trendy neighbourhoods to botanical gardens
and Granville Island, visitors will have no problem finding things
to see and do in Vancouver.
Explore Chinatown and soak up the culture, colour and eateries,
or visit the exciting enclave of Gastown famous for its cobblestone
streets, antique gaslights and pulsing nightlife. Nature lovers
should head to the VanDusen Botanical Garden, Stanley Park and
Queen Elizabeth Park for an invigorating day out and culture
vultures will love Museum of Anthropology and the Vancouver Art
For a panoramic view of the city, climb "nature''s stairmaster"
up to Grouse Mountain, or take the tram for a less strenuous trip.
You can also ride to the top of Vancouver lookout for 360 degree
views. The Capilano Suspension Bridge in North Vancouver allows
visitors to walk from treetop to treetop on delicate walkways
suspended dozens of metres above the forest floor.
Visitors should buy a See Vancouver and Beyond Smartvisit Card,
which gives the bearer access to 50 attractions in and around
Vancouver as well as maps and travel tips. Two, three and five-day
Smartvisit cards are available for adults and children starting at