Things to do in Greater Vancouver

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    Stanley Park

    Stanley Park

    Ranked #1 overall in Vancouver things to do
    254 reviews
    Outdoors, Park
    Popular withOutdoorsyFamiliesAdventure

    Family and pet friendly park in Vancouver. If you are looking for Nature, Green and Wild Life, Great photo spots, kids playgrounds and even more, this is the best place ...

  • 2
    Granville Island Public Market

    Granville Island Public Market

    Ranked #2 overall in Vancouver things to do
    171 reviews
    Shopping, Farmers Market, Market
    Popular withFoodiesFamiliesArtsy

    Quaint marketplace for anyone wanting groceries or simply a bite to eat. Highly suggest for anyone living or planning to live in Vancouver.

  • 3
    Granville Island

    Granville Island

    Ranked #3 overall in Vancouver things to do
    146 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Shopping, Neighborhood
    Popular withFamiliesFoodiesArtsy

    I love Granville Island. When I first visited Vancouver in 1988, we stay at my aunt's apartment across the creek and took the little ferry boat over to Granville Island ...

  • 4
    Gastown

    Gastown

    Ranked #4 overall in Vancouver things to do
    128 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Neighborhood
    Popular withFoodiesNightlifeTrendsters

    Gastown was called that name because of the beautiful gas lamps along the streets. Gastown is a mix of "hip" contemporary fashion and a hub for technology new media.

  • 5
    Butchart Gardens

    Butchart Gardens

    Ranked #1 overall in Victoria things to do
    106 reviews
    Outdoors, Garden, Park
    Popular withOutdoorsyFamiliesArtsy

    Beautiful gardens. Could spend all day there. Went a few years ago and took so many pictures...there's so much to see and it's all beautiful

  • 6
    Capilano Suspension Bridge

    Capilano Suspension Bridge

    Ranked #1 overall in North Vancouver things to do
    89 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Bridge
    Popular withAdventureOutdoorsyFamilies

    Such an awesome experience. I'm afraid of heights but loved doing the bridge and tree top adventure and sky walk.

  • 7
    Vancouver Aquarium

    Vancouver Aquarium

    Ranked #5 overall in Vancouver things to do
    84 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Zoo or Aquarium
    Popular withFamiliesStudentsGreen

    Not recommended for the cost unless you are keen for sea animals, unlike myself.

  • 8
    The Parliament Building

    The Parliament Building

    Ranked #2 overall in Victoria things to do
    79 reviews
    Sights and Museums, History Museum, Government Building
    Popular withHistoryFamiliesArtsy

    Parliament was actually really cool! If you get the chance go on a tour, which I didn't get to do because there wasn't one held on the day I was ...

  • 9
    Royal BC Museum

    Royal BC Museum

    Ranked #3 overall in Victoria things to do
    66 reviews
    Sights and Museums, History Museum
    Popular withHistoryFamiliesStudents

    This is a fantastic museum with lots of local history as well as amazing visiting exhibitions. Definitely worth a visit! During the summer it gets really busy, we recommend visiting ...

  • 10
    English Bay

    English Bay

    Ranked #6 overall in Vancouver things to do
    66 reviews
    Outdoors, Beaches and Watersports, Park, Beach
    Popular withOutdoorsyFamiliesAdventure

    Beautiful beach area at the end of the Stanley Park bike loop. There are lots of good bars and restaurants in the area, or you can just enjoy the views.

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