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Vancouver, British Columbia

Most recently ranked by The Economist as the number one most liveable city in the world, Vancouver is a picturesque city surrounded by the waters of the Pacific Ocean and the snow capped peaks of the Coast Mountain range. Vancouver is Canada's third largest city with many unique neighbourhoods to explore including Gastown, Yaletown, Chinatown and the West End. Visitors can enjoy world class shopping, gourmet meals, outstanding live entertainment, sporting events, theatre, outdoor adventure and world-class attractions.

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Vancouver, British Columbia

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The One Thing You Don't Want to Miss

Get close to nature in Stanley Park, a lush rainforest in the heart of the city. Here you will find the incredible Vancouver Aquarium. Canada's largest aquarium and home to more than 70,000 animals.

Other Fun Things to Do

  • Explore Gastown, Vancouver's most historic neighbourhood, considered to be the birthplace of the city.
  • Shop, dine or enjoy a live theatre performace on Granville Island.
  • Take a stroll across Capilano Suspension Bridge, stretching 450 feet (137m) across and 230 feet (70m) above the Capilano River.

Get a Taste of Local Flavor

Vancouver is home to Canada's largest Chinatown. Here you will find specialty stores featuring exotic foods, teas and herbs. While in Chinatown sample the Peking duck or enjoy authentic dim sum.

Local Currency

In Canada, the Canadian dollar (CAD) is the official currency. Credit cards are widely accepted and often offer a good exchange rate. In all of Canada, a 5% Goods & Services Tax (GST) must be paid on all transportation, accommodation, restaurant meals, and just about anything else you purchase, right down to a pack of gum. The province of British Columbia also charges a 7% Provincial Sales Tax (PST) on goods.

Weather in Vancouver, British Columbia


Temperature Fahrenheit Celsius
Average High 46° 7.78°
Average Low 38° 3.33°
Mean Temperature 37° 2.78°
Record High N/A N/A
Record Low N/A N/A
Precipitation Inches Centimeters
Average Precip. 8.22 in 20.88 cm


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