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English Bay Jet Ski Tour from Vancouver
"When you arrive at the watersports center on Granville Island your guide will orient you with a 30-minute safety briefing before you are assigned to your single- or double-rider Sea-Doo watercraft. Your 2.5-hour Jet Ski tour takes place in the morning when the winds are calm and before the English Bay fills up with recreational boats. Follow your guide’s lead out of the bay and marvel at how your Jet Ski drives like a sports car on the smooth waters.Roar your way northwest pass Horseshoe Bay and check out Bowen Island a tranquil
From CAD144.00
 
Vancouver Private Day Tour and Capilano Suspension Bridge
"Experience the beauty of the Pacific on this 5-hour private tour in the comfort of a private SUV with sunroof. Forget about crowded buses or following other people's timelines. On this private tour get to know the places that interest you and suit the needs of your group or family. Be a traveler not a tourist. Your Vancouver day trip starts with pickup from your hotel. Your private local guide will give you a comprehensive tour of Vancouver's major attractions and highlights such as Stanley Park Chinatown Gastown and Granville Park.  Then drive over the beautiful Lion’s Gate Bridge
From CAD269.00
 
Vancouver Trolley Hop-on Hop-off Tour
"Board a classic turn-of-the-century trolley at any of the 34 stops and enjoy live commentary as you see Vancouver’s most noteworthy attractions. You can hop on and off as many times as you like for a 1-day or consecutive 2-day period. Buses run from morn giving you flexibility to discover the city at a pace that suits your schedule. In the summer the route covers two loops Green and Red which are combined into one super loop during the winter. (See below for a full list of stops.) Both routes begin at Canada Place a convention center built for Expo ’86. The Green Route then travels through West End before winding through Stanley Park 1
From CAD45.00

English Bay Tips (28)

English Bay Beach

English Bay Beach is one of my favorite places in Vancouver. When I was little, I used to come here with my parents and cousin, and walk around the tide pools picking up starfish.Unfortunately on this...
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briantravelman
Jul 30, 2014

A-maze-ing Laughter

One of Vancouver's newest attracions, is "A-maze-ing Laughter", or as most tourists simply call them, "The Laughing Statues."These 14 bronze statues were created by Chinese artist Yue Minjun, and...
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briantravelman
Jul 14, 2014

Beautiful English Bay

English Bay in Vancouver is the area where you kind of look over the open sea, to the left you have UBC and to the right you have North and West Vancouver. English Bay Beach, near the city's West End...
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Ann75
Apr 04, 2012

One of my favorite spots in Vancouver

If you walk along the Seawall counterclockwise, you'll eventually leave Stanley Park and end up in the beautiful English Bay area. Its nice sandy beach is popular with visitors and locals alike,...
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Jefie
Jan 19, 2008

English Bay

In English Bay you find lots of restaurants, bars, nightclubs. Take a walk along the beach and watch the sunset even you are freezing (as I was when I went in January). During the summer, the beach...
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cinthya_in_victoria
Jan 04, 2008

Sunset Beach State Park

Well with a name like Sunset Beach State Park I figured i would show you some sunset pictures. Take not of the rocks that are balanced on other rocks. Copious amounts of people fill the park. Young to...
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heitzenrater
Oct 31, 2007

English Bay

Our hotel was right down the street from English Bay. I have to say I was disappointed with this beach. Litter scattered everywhere, bums bumming around ... over all it was not a pleasant experience....
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JennysTravels
Sep 04, 2007

Hanging at the Beach

There is nothing more beautiful then when one is reminded of his/hers proximity to the ocean...I live in an amazing city that is blessed with such vast natural beauty, and to be able to go to the...
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Sladja_79
May 03, 2007

English Bay

English Bay is a beautiful beach in the south-western corner of downtown Vancouver's West End neighbourhood. When the weather's sunny and warm, English Bay is a popular area for sun tanning or...
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Carmanah
Mar 31, 2006

Plenty of things to do in this city

As in most large cities, you can find plenty of things to keep yourself interested in any month. Summers always seem to have more, but then its usually warm and sunny, and getting out there is much...
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spitball
Feb 05, 2006

English Bay

Beautiful surroundings. This is the location of the annual Symphony of fire (fireworks competition that goes on july and aug usually for two weeks on wednesdays and saturdays). There is the beach the...
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AshleeS
Jul 18, 2005

Just Take A Walk

The great thing about Vancouver is the amount of parks and places to walk (down by the sea wall etc).You should just head off to each area of interest and stroll around. Everywhere, away from Gastown,...
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tigerjapan
Oct 17, 2004
 
 
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Things to Do Near English Bay

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Downtown Vancouver

Christ Church Cathedral is located at 690 Burrard Street. It is opposite The Fairmont Hotel Vancouver. This church belongs to the Anglican Church of Canada. The site of the church has been used as a...
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Robson Street

On Robson Street between Hornby Street and Jervis Street it is hyped as a very fashionable place to visit. It is nothing more than four blocks of high priced chain stores that can be found in most...
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Stanley Park

Take some time to go walking, hire a bike if that's you thing, but do take some time to go and explore Stanley Park. There is a huge amount to see here, historical things, wonderous views, beautiful...
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Vancouver Maritime Museum

I am still disturbed and troubled after a visit to The Vancouver Maritime Museum. They have a new exhibit called Scrimshaw which features numerous images of an inappropriate sexual nature on tusks....
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HR MacMillan Space Centre

If you are travelling with kids, you can have a stay in the H. R. Macmillan Space Center. There kids can get in touch with different aspects of space flight, like biological effects on the body and...
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Vanier Park

Vanier park on English Bay is home to the Vancouver Museum, the Maritime Museum and the H.R. MacMillan Space Centre (made up of the Planetarium and the Observatory). On a sunny day, there are lots of...
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corner of Beach & Davie, Vancouver

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