Vancouver

We’ve compiled the best of the best in Vancouver - browse our top choices for the top things to see or do during your stay.

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  • Beaches

    Greater Vancouver is well endowed with beaches—from the pebbly coves of West Vancouver to a vast tableau of sand at Spanish Banks, in Point...

  • Biking

    Vancouver's most popular bike path is the 9-km (5½-mile) Stanley Park Seawall , which follows the park's perimeter, hugging the harbor along...

  • Diving

    The rugged coastline of southwestern British Columbia offers excellent and varied diving with vistas of below surface sheer rock walls and thick...

  • Ecotours and Wildlife Viewing

    Given a temperate climate and forest, mountain, and marine environments teeming with life, it's no surprise that wildlife-watching is an important...

  • Fishing

    You can fish for salmon all year round in coastal British Columbia, weather and marine conditions permitting. Halibut, at up to 25 kilograms...

  • Golf

    Vancouver-area golf courses offer golfing with fantastic scenery. Most are open year-round. Three championship golf courses (including serene...

  • Health, Fitness, and Yoga

    Vancouver embraces health and wellness with open arms. Public and private gyms are well patronized, and there are myriad martial arts, yoga...

  • Hiking

    With its expansive landscape of mountains, inlets, alpine lakes, and approachable glaciers, as well as low-lying rivers, hills, dikes, and meadows...

  • Hockey

    The Canucks sold out every game from 2002 to 2014. Though tickets may be purchased directly, there may be more seating options at legal resale...

  • Running

    Vancouverites go for a run at any time of day, in almost any weather. The seawall around the downtown peninsula remains the most popular route...

  • Water Sports

    From kayaking in False Creek to windsurfing in English Bay, white-water rafting in North Vancouver rivers, or excursions farther afield, Vancouver...

  • Winter Sports

    Whistler-Blackcomb, just a two-hour drive from Vancouver, is among the top-ranked ski destinations in the world but there are plenty of winter...