This 5-hour guided tour encompasses Downtown Vancouver and highlights the very best sights, attractions, and biking that the city has to offer! With plenty of stops for stories, questions and photos, you'll be a local-expert by the end of your day. Beginning at our bike shop in the heart of Downtown, we'll get fitted for bikes then join the protected bikeway right outside. We'll head to world-famous Stanley Park and ride through the rainforest trails past old-growth trees, making stops at Lost Lagoon, the Totem Poles and Beaver Lake. We'll carry on past some of the hottest beaches in the city, then hop over to Granville Island, known for its arts & culture scene as well as its great food and shopping. Enjoy a break for lunch at the Public Market, with dozens of vendors to choose from. Next we'll carry on along the seawall to Olympic Village, taking in the views of Vancouver's modern architecture, before heading into the historic districts of Chinatown and Gastown. Finally we'll cruise back to the shop through Coal Harbour. Come along for expert storytelling and to learn about the history, ecology, geography, and culture of the region at a variety of scenic stops throughout the city. Leave with great local recommendations for restaurants and activities for the rest of your trip.
I'm an experienced tour guide and world traveller, having been guiding bicycle tours in Vancouver, BC for the past 10 years and have a newly launched retail and service shop in Downtown. I am the founder of a top-rated local bike tour company and I'm passionate about sharing my city and my experiences with you!
High quality city bicycle with helmet and optional bag or basket.
Ride along the world-famous Seawall towards Totem Park and the rainforest trails of Stanley Park (stopping to meet some centuries-old trees). Carry on past the beaches in English Bay, over False Creek to Granville Island, and back on the Seawall to Olympic Village. Head into Chinatown to visit the beautiful Sun Yat-Sen Park and learn the history of Gassy Jack and his namesake, historic Gastown.
最多可有9位年满10周岁的参与者参加。 The tour route is mostly flat and takes place in very safe, AAA (all ages and abilities) designated bike routes. Guests should have a moderate level of fitness and be comfortable riding a bicycle for up to 15 minutes at a time.
Weather-appropriate comfortable clothes
A minimum of two guests is required for this activity to operate. Please note: Tipping tour guides in Canada is customary and always appreciated. It's not mandatory but is the best way to show your guide that you had a great experience and encourages the exceptional service that they provide.