Vancouver Experience

Meet the real Vancouver in the crowded bars of historic Gastown where you’ll laugh with the locals and experience the warm hospitality and character that makes this one of Canada’s most loved destinations.

rivate tour of the city where you can see as much, or as little as you please. You may choose to stroll the charming streets of historic Gastown; spend some downtime in beautiful Stanley Park; stop in at the artists’ studios and craft galleries on Granville Island; and do some people watching in a café overlooking stunning Vancouver Harbor. Cross Lions Gate Bridge to the North Shore where you’ll journey high above the city on the Grouse Mountain Skyride for panoramic views, meet the grizzly bears at the Refuge for Endangered Wildlife, and walk across the world’s longest suspension bridge across the forest canopy. ... Show More »

The private tours on this intimate introduction to Vancouver mean you can play it your way and customize your experience to meet your specific interests. Like seafood? Your knowledgeable guide with take you to the city’s best fish market. Love coffee? Then you’ll head straight for the best cafes in town. Want some adventure? Then it’s off to Grouse Mountain for some thrill seeking. Meanwhile, enjoy the world-class facilities at one of finest hotels in Vancouver.

Enjoy a personalized vacation that best suits your needs, developed by one of our experienced destination experts. Relax during your trip with our 24/7 support and expert local guidance. « Show Less

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Activities Hotel & Meals
Hotel & Meals
  • Day 1 Vancouver
    Vancouver
    • Transfer - Private - Airport (with Meet & Greet) - Vehicle/Guide(2)
  • Day 2 Vancouver
    Vancouver
    • Private - City Highlights (4-5 hrs) - Vehicle/Guide(6)
  • Day 3 Vancouver
    Vancouver
    • Shared - North Shore, Capilano Suspension Bridge & Grouse Mountain (6 Hrs.) - Vehicle/Guide
    • Continuation of day tour
  • Day 4 Vancouver
    Vancouver
    • Transfer - Private - Airport - Vehicle/Driver(3)
We can customize this private tour just for you. Any element can be tailored – activities, length, hotels and destinations.
Call us at 1 888 903-2001 or request a quote.
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Day 1: Vancouver

Enjoy a private transfer with a professional driver who will meet you in the International Reception Lobby (IRL) located outside of customs.

Accommodation: Fairmont Hotel Vancouver (4*)

The Fairmont Hotel Vancouver is nestled between the majestic coastal mountains of British Columbia and the tides of the Pacific Ocean in Vancouver, one of Canada’s most cosmopolitan cities. Sumptuously styled and fully equipped rooms are what await you at this spectacular hotel, designed to provide all the elegance and charm of an English castle. The Fairmont Hotel Vancouver is known as the 'Castle in the City’ and reflects timeless luxury and history. Holding a prime downtown location, steps from Vancouver’s shopping and entertainment district, it is the perfect place to enjoy Vancouver's vibrant atmosphere.

Vancouver
Vancouver
Fairmont Hotel Vancouver
Fairmont Hotel Vancouver

Day 2: Vancouver

Enjoy a private, introductory tour of Vancouver (4hrs) highlighting the main sights of the city. With a private tour, you can set the pace and spend as much or as little time at each of the places of interest. Your driver/guide will delight in sharing their extensive knowledge of area's history, geography and current events. Places of interest on the tour include: B.C. Place, G.M. Place, Science World (Olympic Sites), Gastown - Historical area of Vancouver, Canada Place - Alaska Cruise ship terminal and home of the new convention centre, Stanley Park - The Totem Poles, Vancouver Aquarium (not included - optional) and Prospect Point as well as English Bay/Vancouver Harbour and Granville Island - which includes a stop at artists' studios, craft galleries, and the Granville Island Public Market. From here, the tour continues on to Queen Elizabeth Park before you are brought back to your hotel.

Accommodation: Fairmont Hotel Vancouver (4*)
Native Totem Pole in Stanley Park
Native Totem Pole in Stanley Park

Day 3: Vancouver

Enjoy a half day (6 hrs) shared tour discovering the outskirts of Vancouver in North Shore where you will get into stunning nature in the area of Grouse Mountain. The Capilano Suspension Bridge and Grouse Mountain Tour takes you to the amazing temperate rainforest of Vancouver's North Shore. This is your best option for a light adventure, half-day excursion into the stunning nature that surrounds the city. Stops include Capilano Fish Hatchery, Capilano Suspension Bridge, the newest attraction, Cliffwalk, a cliff side journey which takes guests through forest vegetation and suspended walkways, and Grouse Mountain.

Accommodation: Fairmont Hotel Vancouver (4*)
North Shore Vancouver
North Shore Vancouver

Day 4: Vancouver

Meet your driver for a private airport transfer.

Accommodation:
We can customize this private tour just for you. Any element can be tailored – activities, length, hotels and destinations.
Call us at 1 888 903-2001 or request a quote.

Trip Terms & Conditions

  • Your deposit is due immediately on booking (30% of program price, minimum $350). The balance is due 90 days prior to departure.
  • Cancellations of confirmed bookings 90 days or more prior to departure will receive full refund minus a $350 (per person) administrative fee and any non-refundable paid fees (e.g. non-refundable airfare, cruise or hotel deposits). 60-89 days will be subject to loss of 30% of program price. 30-59 days will be subject to loss of 50% of program price. 29 days or less will be subject to loss of 100% of program price.
  • Tour quotes do not include airfare to/from the trip start point unless noted on the itinerary
  • Cost increases in currency exchange, government fees, taxes, surcharges or hotel/lodge tariff increases between quote date and start date are payable by the client.
  • Availability cannot be guaranteed until booked. We will exercise best efforts to book hotels per the itinerary, however, in busy seasons and with client bookings made within 90 days of tour date we may be forced to offer substitutes.
  • Payment of the program price constitutes your acceptance of the terms and conditions set out at www.kensingtontours.com/terms-and-conditions
  • Living Standards and practices at destination may differ from those in North America with respect to provisions of utilities, services and accommodation.

Fairmont Hotel Vancouver (4*): Vancouver

The Fairmont Hotel Vancouver is nestled between the majestic coastal mountains of British Columbia and the tides of the Pacific Ocean in Vancouver, one of Canada’s most cosmopolitan cities. Sumptuously styled and fully equipped rooms are what await you at this spectacular hotel, designed to provide all the elegance and charm of an English castle. The Fairmont Hotel Vancouver is known as the 'Castle in the City’ and reflects timeless luxury and history. Holding a prime downtown location, steps from Vancouver’s shopping and entertainment district, it is the perfect place to enjoy Vancouver's vibrant atmosphere.

Fairmont Hotel Vancouver
Fairmont Hotel Vancouver
We can customize this private tour just for you. Any element can be tailored – activities, length, hotels and destinations.
Call us at 1 888 903-2001 or request a quote.
We can customize this private tour just for you. Any element can be tailored – activities, length, hotels and destinations.
Call us at 1 888 903-2001 or request a quote.
We can customize this private tour just for you. Any element can be tailored – activities, length, hotels and destinations.
Call us at 1 888 903-2001 or request a quote.

* USD per person, double occupancy. Custom designed personal tour. Prices subject to change.

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