Vancouver Downtown, Vancouver

The cosmopolitan heart of one of Canada's major cities, Vancouver Downtown serves as the commercial, cultural, political, and financial center of the region. Bordered by water on three sides, this area contains the majority of the city's historic buildings and modern architectural gems. Several subway stations provide easy access to practically any other part of Vancouver, while water taxi operators link the area with other centrally located neighborhoods. In addition to major sports facilities, this downtown quarter houses the city's top restaurants, shops, galleries, and museums. Visit the website before your tour for a complete listing of upcoming downtown events. Take a look at our Vancouver visit planner to schedule your visit to Vancouver Downtown and learn about what else to see and do during your holiday.
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  • A great city - lots to do and see, easy to navigate and felt safe at all times. Only downside it is not the most colourful of places  more »
  • It is Crowded if you drive a car in the daytime , but it is fine if you walk in the Street, at night it is not busy at all.  more »
  • Vancouver downtown is not an unusually large area and one can easily walk to Stanley Park and the aquarium (along the seawall is very pleasant and scenic) or through Yaletown (lots of restaurants) to....  more »

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