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“Smiles all round!”

WESTCOAST Sightseeing
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US$83.62*
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Vancouver City Tour Including Capilano Suspension Bridge
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US$27.67*
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Vancouver City Hop-on Hop-off Tour
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US$117.23*
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Summer Tour: Whistler and Shannon Falls All-Day Tour from Vancouver
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Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Owner description: At WESTCOAST Sightseeing, we are proud of our spectacular backyard and we can’t wait to share it with you! Explore, learn, and be amazed by the city’s soaring skyscrapers, urban beaches, and coastal rainforests on our fully guided tours complete with expert commentary. See spectacular waterfront landmarks including the sails of Canada Place and the bustling Robson Street shopping strip.
Useful Information: Wheelchair access
Reviewed 21 January 2013

It was my first time to Vancouver, BC and I took the Big Bus tour in order to learn a little bit about the city - and learn I did! I had an absolutely splendid time. The bus was warm (thank goodness), clean and always on time! The driver was full of life, fun, friendly and very informative. I really did have a great time onboard and seeing the city. I highly recommend Big Bus if you're keen to have a good time whilst learning about Vancouver :)

4  Thank Jowann_Farrell
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Reviewed 16 January 2013

Don't bother doing this tour in the winter! Supposedly it runs every 50mins....that's if it turns up at all!
I arrived in Vancouver in the morning. I had a voucher for the 2 day hop on hop off tour with Big Bus company. I was told that the next bus would stop outside the hotel at 11:38. It did not show up. I then had to wait until 12:28 for the next bus, which did show up. However, they state it's a hop on hop off tour...I found it very difficult to actually get off at a stop as they didn't seem to stop much at all. I told the driver where I wanted to go and he still didn't stop. I eventually managed to get off the bus. I checked with the bus driver before getting off, when the next bus would be....again it was a no show!
Don't waste your time and money on this tour!

4  Thank Stainlay148
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Reviewed 8 January 2013

The Big Bus was fantastic. Our guide was knowledgeable (Miles was his name), answered our questions and readily took pictures for us. The bus was a school bus converted, so no seat belts, I highly recommend bringing a car seat with you if you have an infant.

Thank Tammy B
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Reviewed 21 December 2012

Hop on - hop off bus with commentary. Good to get a feel for a city the first time you visit. Both drivers were knowledgeable and added some local stories to the recorded commentary.

2  Thank Fiona C
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Reviewed 12 December 2012

Have been with my wife in Vancouver November 20 2012.
Bougth Big Bus ticket for two days.
First day , waited 45 minutes in Marriott Hotel station , no bus , called the company and after an argument was promised a refund (never received).
Next day , a bus came on time, after 5 minutes ride , at the next station (Hotel Hyatt) , the door could not be closed and waited 45 minutes for a second bus , the first driver very rude swearing in all languages in front of all customers (one kid). Second bus , driver OK.
Waste of time and money

5  Thank marc0w90
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