Vancouver Waterfront Vacations
Robson Street, Gastown and Chinatown, are nearby areas which are also worth discovering.
Vancouver Waterfront has plenty of museums, exhibits and show venues within easy reach that allow visitors to really get a feel for the area. Explore, learn and be amazed in the variety of museums which include Vancouver Museum, the TELUS World of Science and the H.R. MacMillan Space Centre. Book seats for a couple of the thrilling theater, dance and music shows at Orpheum Theater, the Queen Elizabeth Theatre and the Rickshaw Theatre. There are plenty of popular art galleries to visit including the Vancouver Art Gallery and the Bill Reid Gallery of Northwest Coast Art.
If you are travelling with kids, give them a chance to enjoy the family attractions nearby. For those who like creatures of all kinds make sure you add Vancouver Aquarium on your itinerary.
There are many picturesque outdoor attractions here as well so make sure you enjoy the chance to get outdoors. Leave the busy streets behind and soak up some sunshine in public parks such as Stanley Park and the Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Classical Chinese Garden. Enjoy listening to the birds, skim rocks in the shallows and catch some rays at nearby Sunset Beach.
If you are spending a while in and around Vancouver Waterfront, be sure to visit Olympic Cauldron, Robson Square and Harbour Centre. The Christ Church Cathedral offers travellers to Vancouver a chance to better understand the role religion has played in the area.
If you love to find a great deal, explore the Granville Island Public Market, Waterfront Centre and the Pacific Centre Shopping Mall.
To make the most of this fascinating part of the world, consider making a reservation at one of the area’s charming bed and breakfast or hotel options. Make reservations for the Sutton Place Hotel - Vancouver, the Empire Landmark Hotel, or the Century Plaza Hotel & Spa.