About Vancouver, BC

Surrounded by water on three sides and nestled alongside the Coast Mountain Range, Vancouver is the largest city in the province of British Columbia with over half a million residents and one of the mildest climates in Canada. Home to spectacular natural scenery and a bustling metropolitan core, Vancouver was Host City to the Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games in 2010. Whether just relaxing in a park or bike riding around the seawall, there is always something to do in Vancouver.

Below are some links we have compiled to help you with your trip to Vancouver. You can also visit Tourism Vancouver, the official source for information and services focused on visitors. You'll find maps, travel guides, accommodation listings, and a comprehensive directory of Vancouver attractions and sightseeing ideas.

Want to know what visitors are saying about Vancouver? Visit the Tourism Vancouver blog Inside Vancouver.