Escape the city and wind along fjords and inlets, ascend into the coastal mountains, and stroll through the pedestrian Village of Whistler during this epic day of exploration. After a complimentary pick up from your hotel, depart Vancouver and head for the mountains! Stops include the scenic Sea-to-Sky Highway, Shannon Falls Park, Tantalus Glacier Range, Squamish Adventure Centre, and Whistler Village. During the day, your exclusive driver/guide will provide histories and fun facts about the region.
On this full 10-hour tour, traverse from the scenic coastline of Howe Sound fjord to the lush forested peaks of the Coast Mountain Range. Escape from the city and experience the natural wonders of Vancouver and Whistler. Gaze out over the ever-changing landscapes surrounding the Sea-to-Sky Highway. Stop at Shannon Falls Park, a towering display of Mother Nature's force standing at 335 meters. Then, enjoy the spectacular view of Tantalus Glacier Range, 2240 meters above the Squamish River. You'll also make a brief stop at Squamish Adventure Centre, where you can snap a couple of photos and take in the beauty of Squamish. Your final stop is Whistler Village, the home base for many 2010 Olympic events. This pedestrian village is located at the base of the world-famous Whistler-Blackcomb Mountains. Spend an afternoon exploring eclectic downtown shops and cafes, hiking along nature trails, or relaxing and breathing in the fresh mountain air.On your return to Vancouver, mountains give way to ocean as the coach winds downwards from towering peaks and rugged coastline, to metropolitan cityscapes.