Attractions in Vancouver

The Celebration of Lights Festival is a three-night competition located in English Bay, British Columbia. The event is held during the last week of July and is free to the public. Teams sign up to participate in a three-night competition to produce the most spectacular fire-works display. Judges and crowd participation chooses the winner. Food and beverage vendors are on the premises. This event is dress-casual and a light jacket and comfortable walking shoes are recommended. If you are planning on driving your own vehicle you must arrive before 6:00 P.M., as the streets leading to the event are closed to public traffic at this time. The event is accessible by bike, public transit or train.

Capilano Suspension Bridge in West Vancouver, British Columbia is 450 feet across and 230 feet high. Built in 1889 in the middle of the west coast rain forest, this amazing structure allows for breath-taking views high above the treetops. It is open year round and opens daily, no later than 10:00 a.m. There are many packages available and can be purchased by phone, on-line or at the facility entrance. Comfortable shoes are highly recommended and clothing is seasonal. Public transit and Seabus are available as well as plenty of parking. The bridge is not wheelchair accessible and children under 17 years of age are not permitted without a legal guardian.

For golfing enthusiasts, Vancouver, British Columbia is home to any number of spectacular golf courses. Open year round, seven days a week Langara Golf Course is a premiere golfing establishment providing a spectacular 18 hole, par 71 course. This newly designed course sits on well-manicured greens surrounded by majestic gardens. Visitors may also enjoy a convenient beverage cart as well as a snack bar, restaurant and high-grade equipment rental. Tee-time reservations may be scheduled by phone or on-line. Dress is golf-oriented. Jeans are prohibited.

Located in Vancouver, British Columbia The Ocean Light II Adventures allows guests to observe whales frolicking in the water as grizzly bears roam their natural habitat. These majestic sailboats provide private guest rooms and are staffed by a complete on-board crew eager to meet your every need. The sailboat cruise season runs from May to October and reservations may be made by phone or on-line. Secure parking is available for your personal vehicle. Guests are encouraged to pack warm clothing for cool nights. This is a unique and wonderful opportunity to enjoy the best Vancouver, British Columbia has to offer.