6 days in Richmond & Vancouver Itinerary

6 days in Richmond & Vancouver Itinerary

Created using Inspirock British Columbia route planner

Make it your trip
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Richmond
— 2 nights
Drive
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Vancouver
— 3 nights
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Richmond

— 2 nights
On the fringe of greater Vancouver, the city of Richmond has a reputation as one of Canada's greatest melting pots.
Aberdeen Centre has been added to your itinerary. On the 26th (Fri), admire the striking features of International Buddhist Society (Buddhist Temple) and then buy something for everyone on your list at Aberdeen Centre. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: enjoy the sand and surf at Crescent Beach and then see Sea to Sky Marketplace.

To see reviews, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Richmond road trip tool.

Calgary to Richmond is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Calgary to Richmond. In July, daily temperatures in Richmond can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Vancouver.

Things to do in Richmond

Shopping · Parks · Beaches · Outdoors

Side Trip

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Vancouver

— 3 nights

Hollywood North

Known as "Hollywood North," Vancouver boasts one of the largest film/television industries in the world, second only to Los Angeles and New York.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Gray Line Westcoast Sightseeing, English Bay Beach, Vancouver Aquarium, and other attractions. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Steveston Heritage Fishing Village and International Buddhist Society (Buddhist Temple). Go for a jaunt from Vancouver to Richmond to see Dolphin & Whale Watching about 36 minutes away. The adventure continues: admire the natural beauty at VanDusen Botanical Garden.

For where to stay, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Vancouver tour planner.

Vancouver is just a stone's throw from Richmond. In July in Vancouver, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 17°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Vancouver

Parks · Outdoors · Tours · Shopping

Side Trip

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