On this popular 5-hour bike tour of Vancouver, ride on dedicated cycling lanes for most of the easygoing route, and stop to hear tales of the city from a knowledgeable guide. Without traffic to worry about, focus on the sights: Stanley Park’s rain forest and wildlife, an oasis in Chinatown named one of the world’s top city gardens, and the city’s historical center of Gastown. Cycle on seawalls for magnificent views of the skyline, North Shore Mountains and False Creek. Riders of all levels will enjoy this small-group tour limited to 12 people.
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Cycle City Tours + Rentals, Vancouver, British ColumbiaWe get set up on our high quality city bikes and prepare for the tourDuration: 10 minutesStop At: Stanley Park, Vancouver, British ColumbiaStanley Park is a 1000 acre peninsula surrounded by a bike path and crisscrossed with forest trails. We ride the famous Seawall bike path and stop to check out the scenic views surrounding the park. We discover majestic totem poles and learn about our Coastal First Nation's heritage and history. Heading into the forest, we may get the chance to see some local wildlife, and discover some of the unique plants that grow in this environment - including giant 600 year old cedar trees! Duration: 1 hour 30 minutesPass By: English Bay, Vancouver, British ColumbiaSee this beautiful neighbourhood and beaches with stunning coastal viewsStop At: The Aquabus, Vancouver, British ColumbiaTransfer to Granville IslandDuration: 10 minutesStop At: Granville Island, Vancouver, British ColumbiaRiders take a break to explore the Public Market and find their own tasty lunch. Duration: 45 minutesStop At: False Creek, Vancouver, British ColumbiaRide along the Seawall checking out the modern neighbourhoods and marinas along the wayDuration: 20 minutesStop At: Olympic Village, Vancouver, British ColumbiaLearn about the worlds "greenest" neighbourhood and Vancouver's future development of leading edge green design. Duration: 15 minutesPass By: Science World, Vancouver, British ColumbiaSee the geodesic dome of Science World as we ride pastStop At: Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Classical Chinese Garden, Vancouver, British ColumbiaLearn about Classical Chinese Gardens. We visit the public park next to the Classical GardenDuration: 15 minutesStop At: Vancouver ChinaTown, Vancouver, British ColumbiaLearn about Vancouver rich Chinese cultural heritage and view the historice buildings that were built here. Duration: 15 minutesStop At: Gastown, Vancouver, British ColumbiaLearn about the founding of the town of Granville and Gassy Jack's famous pub, where the City of Vancouver got its start! Duration: 15 minutes