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One of the most beautiful cities in the world

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This is one city that has the tag "No Fun City" but if you look hard enough you will find Vancouver has something for everyone.

Good for
  • History Buff
  • Thrill Seeker
  • Shopping Fanatic
  • Art and Architecture Lover
  • Nature Lover
  • Foodie
  • Like a Local

10 Places

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10 Places

Day 1

SkyTrain

Railways

Granville Island

Islands, Neighbourhoods, Points of Interest & Landmarks

Stanley Park

Parks

Lions Gate Bridge

Bridges

Dark Table

Restaurants

Day 2

Robson Street

Points of Interest & Landmarks

Vancouver Chinatown

Neighbourhoods

Day 3

FlyOver Canada

Game & Entertainment Centres

Lynn Canyon Suspension Bridge

Bridges

Cleveland Dam

Dams

Jpart's City Tips

  • A city with a laid back attitude and very friendly and polite people
    Day 1
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    SkyTrain
    Railways
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    Jpart Says:

    Great way to travel in comfort and quickly. Connections and frequency are awesome.

    Good for
    • Like a Local
    Tips
    • Buy a day pass and use that on any form of transit, Train, Bus and sea bus
    From the community
    Ranked #1 of 35 Transportation in Vancouver
    Certificate of Excellence 2014
    • Easy 20/09/2017
    • Easy to get around 19/09/2017
    • SkyTrain
    Address:
    1050 Pender St W
    Vancouver, British Columbia V6E 3S7
    Canada
    Phone:
    +1 604-739-4783
    Other:
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    Granville Island
    Islands, Neighbourhoods, Points of Interest & Landmarks
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    Jpart Says:

    Just on the outskirts of Downtown Vancouver this place is great way to spend the afternoon and early evenings

    Good for
    • Foodie
    • Solo
    • Must See
    • Friends
    • Like a Local
    Tips
    • Visit the breweries, ride the sea bus enjoy the sights of downtown
    Plan to stay:/
    2-3 hours
    From the community
    Ranked #5 of 356 things to do in Vancouver
    Certificate of Excellence 2014
    • Amazing atmosphere 20/09/2017
    • Great Market! 20/09/2017
    • Granville Island
    Address:
    1661 Duranleau Street
    (Underneath the Granville Street Bridge)
    Vancouver, British Columbia V6H 3S3
    Canada
    Phone:
    +1 604-666-6655
    Other:
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    Stanley Park
    Parks
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    Jpart Says:

    A true gem in the heart of downtown. Vancouver in all its natural beauty

    Good for
    • Peace and Quiet Seeker
    • Must See
    • Hidden Gems
    • Like a Local
    • Nature Lover
    Tips
    • Plan to spend the good part of the day here.
    Plan to stay:/
    More than 3 hours
    From the community
    Ranked #1 of 356 things to do in Vancouver
    Certificate of Excellence 2014
    • Great place for walking 20/09/2017
    • Beautiful park 20/09/2017
    • Stanley Park
    Phone:
    +1 604-681-5115
    Other:
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    Lions Gate Bridge
    Bridges
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    Jpart Says:

    Connects the Rich North Vancouver to downtown. Nice suspension drive bridge

    Good for
    • Like a Local
    • Nature Lover
    Tips
    • Quick way to connect from downtown to North and West Vancouver
    Plan to stay:/
    Less than 1 hour
    From the community
    Ranked #30 of 356 things to do in Vancouver
    Certificate of Excellence 2014
    • Beautiful suspension bridge to the North Shore of Vancouver 19/09/2017
    • It's a bridge 17/09/2017
    • Lions Gate Bridge
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    Dark Table
    Restaurants (American, Canadian)
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    Jpart Says:

    An unique experience for the food buff. Not recommended if you feel claustrophobic.

    Good for
    • Foodie
    • Friends
    • Like a Local
    Tips
    • Restaurant where your waiter is blind and the whole black is Pitch Black.
    Plan to stay:/
    Less than 1 hour
    From the community
    Ranked #110 of 2,880 restaurants in Vancouver
    Certificate of Excellence 2014
    • A different but thoroughly enjoyable experience 18/09/2017
    • Interesting Experience 27/08/2017
    • Dark Table
    Address:
    2611 4th Ave W
    Vancouver, British Columbia V6K 1P8
    Canada
    Phone:
    604-739-3275
    Price range:
    US$31 - US$50
    Hours:
    Sun - Thu
    17:45 - 20:00
    Fri - Sat
    17:45 - 20:45
    Other:
  • Day 2
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    Robson Street
    Points of Interest & Landmarks
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    Jpart Says:

    Shoppers paradise. Everything from local to designer wear

    Good for
    • Must See
    • Like a Local
    • Solo
    • Friends
    • Couples
    • Thrill Seeker
    • Shopping Fanatic
    Tips
    • You can spend the whole day here and still feel like you could spend more time here.
    Plan to stay:/
    More than 3 hours
    From the community
    Ranked #29 of 356 things to do in Vancouver
    Certificate of Excellence 2014
    • Known for classy restaurants 18/09/2017
    • Vibrant street 17/09/2017
    • Robson Street
    Address:
    Robson Street
    Vancouver, British Columbia
    Canada
    Phone:
    +1 604-880-5419
    Other:
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    Vancouver Chinatown
    Neighbourhoods
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    Jpart Says:

    A quick visit and drive through while visiting other attractions

    Good for
    • Solo
    • Must See
    • Friends
    • Couples
    • Like a Local
    Tips
    • Get a feel for the Chinese culture and food
    Plan to stay:/
    Less than 1 hour
    From the community
    Ranked #226 of 356 things to do in Vancouver
    • Terrible! 11/09/2017
    • Vancouver downtown Chinatown being eclipsed by Richmond's "Golden Village"! 11/09/2017
    • Vancouver Chinatown
    Address:
    106 Keefer Street
    Vancouver, British Columbia V6A 1X4
    Canada
    Other:
  • Day 3
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    FlyOver Canada
    Game & Entertainment Centres
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    Jpart Says:

    A quick tour of Canada in 8 mins or less. That is a fun experience.

    Good for
    • Must See
    • Like a Local
    • Solo
    • Friends
    • Couples
    • Thrill Seeker
    • Senior
    • Family
    Tips
    • Visit this attraction to get a thrill and some fun facts.
    Plan to stay:/
    Less than 1 hour
    From the community
    Ranked #1 of 46 Fun & Games in Vancouver
    Certificate of Excellence 2014
    • Extremely fun and gorgeous virtual helicopter ride over Canada!!! 19/09/2017
    • Good fun. 19/09/2017
    • FlyOver Canada
    Address:
    201-999 Canada Place
    Vancouver, British Columbia V6C 3E1
    Canada
    Phone:
    +1 604-620-8455
    Hours:
    Sun - Sat
    09:30 - 21:00
    Other:
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    Lynn Canyon Suspension Bridge
    Bridges
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    Jpart Says:

    A free attraction that rivals its bigger brother in the form of Capilano suspension bridge. Please note I have only reviewed those attractions that will help travellers as the more famous landmarks are available by others.

    Good for
    • Peace and Quiet Seeker
    • Must See
    • Like a Local
    • Solo
    • Friends
    • Couples
    • Thrill Seeker
    • Nature Lover
    Tips
    • This was more scary than the Capilano suspension bridge first teem around.
    Plan to stay:/
    1-2 hours
    From the community
    Ranked #4 of 67 things to do in North Vancouver
    Certificate of Excellence 2014
    • Twice the fun at ZERO cost! 18/09/2017
    • Easy hike to do with the family 17/09/2017
    • Lynn Canyon Suspension Bridge
    Address:
    3663 Park Rd
    North Vancouver, British Columbia V7J 3G3
    Canada
    Phone:
    +1 604-990-3755
    Other:
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    Cleveland Dam
    Dams
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    Jpart Says:

    Secluded location and nice place to spend the afternoon picnic.

    Good for
    • Peace and Quiet Seeker
    • Must See
    • Like a Local
    • Solo
    • Friends
    • Couples
    • Nature Lover
    Tips
    • Go solo or in a group and plan to spend the afternoon here
    Plan to stay:/
    1-2 hours
    From the community
    Ranked #10 of 67 things to do in North Vancouver
    Certificate of Excellence 2014
    • Must see 12/09/2017
    • located just North of Prospect Avenue 09/09/2017
    • Cleveland Dam
    Address:
    3735 Capilano Rd
    North Vancouver, British Columbia V7R 4J1
    Canada
    Phone:
    +1 604-432-6350
    Other:
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