Set between the sea and snow-capped mountains, Vancouver is a stylish multicultural metropolis. Explore its different neighbourhoods, including historic Gastown, visit city parks and beaches, and dine at acclaimed restaurants.Find Cruises Sailing to This Port
Get close to nature in Stanley Park, a lush rainforest in the heart of the city. Here you will find the incredible Vancouver Aquarium. Canada's largest aquarium and home to more than 70,000 animals.
Vancouver is home to Canada's largest Chinatown. Here you will find speciality shops selling exotic foods, teas and herbs. While in Chinatown, sample the Peking duck or enjoy authentic dim sum.
In Canada, the Canadian dollar (CAD) is the official currency. Credit cards are widely accepted and often offer a good exchange rate. In all of Canada, a 5% Goods & Services Tax (GST) must be paid on all transport, accommodation, restaurant meals and just about anything else you purchase, right down to a pack of chewing gum. The province of British Columbia also charges a 7% Provincial Sales Tax (PST) on goods.
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