British Columbia
Signature City Vancouver
From vibrant art and culture to nearby beaches and rainforests, from the Museum of Anthropology to Yat Sen Gardens — see it all as you explore Vancouver alongside experts and insiders.
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Program No. 2678RJ
6 days
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At a Glance

Set amid a backdrop of snow-flecked coast mountains, lush rain forest and sandy beaches, Vancouver is spectacular by nature. Steadily earning accolades as one of the world’s most livable cities, Vancouver boasts stunning parks and seawall trails, rich history and remarkable cultural diversity. Go behind the scenes with local experts to get an insider's look at the distinct historical, architectural and cultural communities that give the city its unrivalled cosmopolitan nature. Explore well-known and hidden treasures, from a Ming Dynasty-styled rock garden and bustling sea port to eclectic neighborhoods and markets.
Activity Level
Keep the Pace
Walking 1-2 miles daily.
Small Group
Small Group
Love to learn and explore in a small-group setting? These adventures offer small, personal experiences with groups of 10 to 24 participants.

Best of all, you'll ...

  • Delve into Vancouver's art and cultural scene, its fascinating neighborhoods and history and rich Aboriginal culture at the Museum of Anthropology.
  • With a culinary expert, explore the eclectic food shops and exceptional fresh food market that make Granville Island famous.
  • Explore the temperate West Coast forest with expert ecologist as you stand amongst some of the tallest old-growth red cedars and Douglas firs.
Featured Expert
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Gayle Higgins
Gayle Higgins’ passion is travel and sharing her experiences with fellow travelers, so it should be no surprise that Gayle hasn’t limited herself to living in just one province. Originally from Toronto, Ontario, Gayle now resides in beautiful Vancouver, British Columbia and loves to show off this magnificent province. When not group leading, you will find Gayle traveling the world with her husband, or getting to know even more of British Columbia. Gayle is always looking for new places to explore and experiences.

Please note: This expert may not be available for every date of this program.

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