About Vancouver

Vancouver, BC

Don't miss your chance to visit one of the world's truly great cities. Vancouver is the gateway to Whistler and is both a place full of natural wonder and active adventure and a cosmopolitan metropolis offering cultural treasures and endless shopping, dining and lodging choices. A mere 2 hours from Whistler via the Sea-to-Sky highway, Vancouver is the perfect way to begin or end your Whistler vacation.


Vancouver is only two hours from Whistler. Why not spend a few days exploring this gorgeous city before or after your Whistler vacation?

Entering Canada

Whistler Blackcomb - Entering Canada

Need a visa application form? Not sure if you need a passport for your destination? We've put all the information you need at your fingertips.

Top 5 Things To Do

Even if you visit during Vancouver’s rainy season, you’ll still find countless great things to do, inside and out. See our Top 5 lists.


Vancouver attracts some of the world’s most talented chefs.  Check out the Top 10 restaurants you have to try while visiting.Yum.

Getting Around The City

Vancouver boasts a modern, convenient, safe public transportation system. Best of all, it is easy to use and affordable.


See all the different neighbourhoods that make up Vancouver.