Hot time; summer in the city: Vancouver is in the thick of cruise ship season with an anticipated 895,000 cruise passengers from 241 vessel visits this year! If you’re taking an Alaskan cruise out of Vancouver this summer, have a relaxing pre or post cruise stay at The Auberge Vancouver, a quiet boutique hotel at the Terminal City Tower, conveniently located just a short block away from the cruise ship terminal at Canada Place.
Thinking about exploring the city prior to or after your cruise? Here are the top quintessential picks from our concierge team for must see, do, try and buy whether you’re here for a couple of days, a single day or just a few hours: just inquire with our friendly and knowledgeable Front Desk staff and they would be happy to map out a tailor made tour to suit your schedule and needs.
What is one of the top ten must see attractions in Vancouver ‘s Stanley Park, which according to Trip Advisor, is the #1 park in the world? It’s the home to 70,000 fascinating creatures from the Arctic to the Amazon: if it swims in an ocean, lake or river, you’ll be able to find it at the Vancouver Aquarium, where marine life is housed in 9.5 million litres of water in 166 tanks!
You can embark on a hop on, hop off sightseeing tour in virtually any large city in the world, but the Vancouver Trolley Company prides itself on being a little unique from it’s competitors.