Vancouver has a wide range of opportunities for excitement and adventure. Our many local parks offer great places to hike, bike, run, or just walk. Being close to the ocean offers many places to kayak, windsurf, SCUBA, or just lie on one of our beaches and soak up the sun.

Some highlights to check out during your stay:

  • Grouse Mountain
    6400 Nancy Greene Waytel: 604.984.0661
  • Granville Island
    1398 Cartwright St.
    tel: 604.666.5784
  • Vancouver Aquarium Marine Science Centre
    Stanley Park
    tel: 604.659.FISH
  • Vancouver Art Gallery
    750 Hornby Street
    tel: 604.662.4700
  • 2004 HSBC PowerSmart Celebration of Light
    (formerly the Symphony of Fire)
    July 30, August 2, 6 & 9
  • Capilano Suspention Bridge
    3735 Capilano Road
    tel: 604.985.7474
  • Science World
    1455 Quebec Street
    tel: 604.443.7440
  • Bard on the Beach Shakespeare Festival
    Vanier Park
    tel: 604.737.0625
  • Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Classical Chinese Garden
    578 Carrall Street
    tel: 604.662.3207
  • Bloedel Conservatory
    tel: 604.257.8584
  • Theatre Under the Stars
    Malkin Bowl – Stanley Park
    tel: 604.687.0174
  • Lynn Canyon Park
Fireworks in English Bay
The HSBC PowerSmart Celebration of Light gets under way shortly after our opening ceremonies