Day 1 Vancouver-Squamish-Whistler-Vancouver(233 km)
In the morning, guests will be picked up to begin this tour. Today, we will drive along the Sea-to-Sky Highway until we come to Whistler, BC. On our way, we will stop at Shannon Falls to take some pictures of the Tantalus Glacier. (In winter, there will be a stop at the Squamish Adventure Centre, and then a brief stop nearby in Brackendale for eagle viewing (seasonal) before continuing the journey to Whistler. ) Then, we will reach Whistler, where we will spend some free time in the alpine village and resort, taking time to dine, shop, and explore this magnificent area. We can also take a nature walk along the trails or relax on the patio and people-watch. If you're up for an adventure, try the Peak 2 Peak Glacier experience (not included) gliding 436 metres (1,430 feet.) above the ground between Whistler and Blackcomb Mountains. OR the 30 mins Spectacular Glacier Tour, Experience Whistler from above on this exhilarating aerial tour. Soar over jagged mountains, lush alpine meadows, spectacular icefalls, volcanic formations all from the comfort of an expertly guided floatplane. After a fabulous day, we can relax and enjoy the breathtaking scenery as we drive back to Vancouver, where the tour will come to an end. Please see "Departure and Return" for more detailed information regarding pickup and drop-off times and locations.
Squamish sits at the meeting point of ocean, river and alpine forest. It'sa popular base for outdoor activities and a hub for several top attractions nearby.
Shannon Falls is the third highest waterfall in British Columbia. Water falls from a height of 335 meters. The falls are named after a William Shannon who first settled the property in 1889 and made bricks in the area.
The 10-minute ride to the top takes you 885m above sea level where sweeping of views of the Howe Sound and coastal mountains will welcome you from every direction
Whistler is a Canadian resort town in the southern Pacific Ranges of the Coast Mountains in the province of British Columbia, Canada. Over two million visitors come to Whistler annually, primarily for alpine skiing and snowboarding and in summer, mountain biking at Whistler Blackcomb.
During your free time experience the awesome Peak 2 Peak Gondola, which spans 4.4 kilometres between Whistler and Backcomb Mountains. Includes access to the Alpine Lodges, nature trains and Peak 2 Peak Gondola via the Whistler Village Gondola.
Admission (Optional): Adult C$46
The largest ski resort in North America is located about 75 miles north of Vancouver in British Columbia, Canada. Whistler Blackcomb sees more than two million visitors every year. In the summer, parts of it become a bike park.
The Tantalus Glacier-also known as the Tantalus Range-provides breathtaking views of mountains, glaciers, and wildlife. West of the Squamish River, Tantalus is an ideal getaway for those who appreciate a remote wilderness area with limited access to facilities.
Departure & Return
Downtown Vancouver hotel pick-ups: 08:00
North Vancouver hotel pick-ups: 08:30
Richmond hotel pick-ups: 07:15
Tour start time: 08:30
Hotel Pick up and Drop off:
Complimentary hotel pick-up/return service is available from downtown Vancouver, Richmond and North Vancouver hotels. Exact pick-up time will be provided upon reconfirmation 24 hours prior to tour.
Inclusions & Exclusions
Hotel pickup and drop off at Downtown Vancouver hotel, North Vancouver and Richmond.
Full tour commentary
Peak 2 Peak Gondola (Optional)
Prices are subject to change without prior notice.
If you would like to join the optional activities, please pay the fee in cash to the tour guide. You cannot buy / use the tickets on your own or use City Passes. The tour guide will arrange the tickets for the group.
Meals and beverages
Add-on Option (Whistler Tour & Peak2Peak Gondola):
During your free time experience the awesome Peak 2 Peak Gondola, which spans 4.4 kilometres between Whistler and Backcomb Mountains. Includes access to the Alpine Lodges, nature trains and
Peak 2 Peak Gondola via the Whistler Village Gondola.
You will receive an confirmation email (e-ticket) after your order was received. Complete Operator information, including local telephone numbers at your destination, are included on your Confirmation Email (e-ticket). When you reserve your attractions and services you will be asked to print e-tickets to present when you arrive at your destination. You must print the e-tickets and take them along on your trip; they are your proof of purchase.
You will receive a confirmation email (e-ticket) after your order is received. Complete Operator information, including local telephone numbers at your destination, are included on your Confirmation Email (e-ticket). When you reserve your attractions and services you will be asked to print e-tickets to present when you arrive at your departure point. You must print the e-tickets and take them along on your trip; they are your proof of purchase.
Terms & Condition
All purchases are subject to re-confirmation within
1-2 business days
All sales are final and attract 100% cancellation penalties
Prices may vary subject to availability/season/weekend/holiday.
We reserve right to cancel a schedule to fully refund affected
customers although we will make every effort to maintain the regular
I recommend this tour!
Posted by: . on 2016-05-26
We visited capillano bridge and whistler mountain & at last in the noon shannon falls.
Guide Andy was giving explanation to the point and a good driver too!! Impressed .... Professional guide.
I recommend this tour!
Posted by: Sabrina on 2015-04-12
I warmly recommend this day trip. Nice and beautiful sightseeing. My guide was very proficient and nice. He gave me a lot of information to discover the different places. I will keep really nice memories of this day.