IATA Airport Code: YVR
Population: 2.313 million (Metro 2011)
Things to do in Vancouver
Granville Island – An island in the middle of a city? Yep! Granville Island is a living, breathing urban oasis filled with fine waterfront restaurants, theatres, galleries, studios, unique shops, cafes and a spectacular fresh food market.
Vancouver Aquarium – Canada’s largest aquarium and one of the most visited sites in Stanley Park. It is home to more than 70,000 creatures including beluga whales, dolphins, sea otters, anacondas, three-toed sloths, eels and more.
Vancouver Lookout – Enjoy a 360º aerial view of Vancouver. Start with a 40 second glass elevator ride, taking you 168.60 m skyward to the panoramic observation deck. Enjoy the views of Vancouver, historic Gastown and bustling Coal Harbour. Look beyond for natural landscape views of world famous Stanley Park, the Pacific Ocean, the majestic North Shore Mountains and the Olympic Peninsula Mountains.