8 days / 7 nights
Arrive in Vancouver. Meeting at the airport. Transfer to the hotel.
Sightseeing tour of Vancouver. Traveling in one of the most beautiful cities in the world, during which you will visit the central part of the city, the historic Gastown, the oldest Chinese city with its own traditions. Queen Elizabeth Park with an amazing collection of flowers, Stanley Park with a collection of totem poles and breathtaking views of the ocean straits. During the tour you will visit the university city. The tour on Granville Island will end, where art galleries, art salons, souvenir shops, cozy cafes and restaurants are located.
Vancouver is one of the few cities in which the water is perfectly connected, sandy beaches and high mountains. Thanks to the mild climate, the latest technology and environmental protection, Vancouver is deservedly considered the best quality of life in North America and the city of the future. It was the mountains, forest tracts and the Pacific Ocean that provided the city with the title of an environmentally friendly metropolis.
There is a rare opportunity to go skiing without leaving the city. Grouse Mountain is located next to the Lions Gate Bridge, 15 minutes from the city center. Trails are adapted to different levels of complexity – from beginners to professionals.
Free days for leisure, shopping and trips to optional excursions.
Whistler – the capital of the 2010 Winter Olympics
In the 2-hour drive from Vancouver, at an altitude of 1000 m, among the mountains, is located the cozy town of Whistler – one of the best ski resorts in North America, where the atmosphere of rest and celebration always reigns.
The 8 hour tour to Whistler runs along a beautiful road called “From Sea to Sky”. The first stop is scheduled at Shannon Falls Falls, where the guide will tell the amazing legends associated with this place.
On the way, tourists will also have a picnic by the Alice mountain lake.
Whistler will have free time, when tourists can climb a gondola and contemplate the endless panorama of the mountains, and later get to know the city and its popular art galleries and shops, and no less popular local beer.
On the way back, the last point of the trip will be BrandyWine Falls, which also has quite a funny story …
Duration: 8 hours.
Victoria is the capital of British Columbia and is located on Vancouver Island.
The tour starts with a ferry on a comfortable ferry across the bay. Upon arrival on the island, tourists will go to Butchart Gardens – world famous gardens with their own interesting history.
Next, move along the scenic ocean road to the city of Victoria itself, visiting the square with the Parliament Building, the Fairmont Empress Hotel, which is an architectural monument of the early 20th century.
Free time in the city. Recommended places to visit:
- National Gallery
- The Wax Museum
- Parliament building
- Traditional British Tea at Empress Hotel Teahouse
- Miniature museum
- Museum of the underwater world
- Craigdarroch Castle – a castle built by one of the first industrial magnates of the Province, Robert Dansmuir.
Duration: 12 hours.
Transfer to Vancouver airport for departure home.