(20 min walk) 1000-acre park– perfect for strolling, biking, and running. It is home to multiple beaches, tennis courts, and playgrounds.
(30 min walk) From sea otters to sea lions, seals, and penguins, the aquarium is a must-visit for all ages.
Horse Drawn Carriage
(10 min taxi) Travel back in time with a slow-paced tour of Stanley Park in an old-fashioned tram, including a stop at the Totem Poles.
(20 min walk) Enjoy the large farmer’s market as well as numerous arts and craft stalls, galleries, cafes, restaurants, breweries and Kid’s market. Open daily from 9 am- 6 pm. www.granvilleisland.com
Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Classical Garden
(15 min walk) Enjoy the Ming Dynasty Scholars’s garden, the first of its kind built outside of China.
The Vancouver Look Out
(15 min walk) Take Vancouver Sightseeing to a whole new level with a bird’s eye view of the city. See Concierge for $2 off coupons.
Fly Over Canada
(15 min walk) Soar from coast to coast on a breathtaking aerial journey through the latest in 4D virtual flight ride technology (complete with wind, scents, mist, and sound!). See Concierge for discount coupons.
Vancouver Art Gallery
(across the street from Fairmont Hotel Vancouver on Hornby Street) The Vancouver Art Gallery offers changing exhibitions of traditional and contemporary works in various media. Permanent displays include paintings by renowned BC artist Emily Carr. Closed Tue, open late Thu/Fri
(10 min taxi) Hands-on science exhibits, demonstrations, and the spectacular Omnimax Theatre. “Kids Zone” on the 2nd floor.
(20 min walk) Vancouver’s trendy and upscale renovated warehouse district. This fresh urban neighbourhood is an easy 20-minute walk from downtown.
(15 min walk) This quaint area is notable for its distinctive architecture, cobblestone pavement, and antique street lanterns. It is a great place to shop for souvenirs and Inuit art or to discover the talents of emerging local clothing and furniture designers.
Pacific Centre Mall
Located two blocks east of the hotel and offers over 140 shops, including 3 department stores! Lots of shopping fun and a food court for a quick bite. www.cfpacificcentre.com
A boutique and restaurant district is located one block south of the hotel. Enjoy the cafés or fashion stores.
Capilano Suspension Bridge
(30 min shuttle) Enjoy the world-famous Capilano Suspension Bridge, the seven bridges of Treetops Adventure, and the thrilling Cliffwalk. Free shuttle departing from the Hyatt Hotel. Please see the Concierge to issue admission tickets.
Enjoy winter activities on the mountain including skiing, snowboarding, ice-skating, snowshoeing, and sliding zone. All bookings for the Fondue experience at the Observatory restaurant receive complimentary Skyride access from 4 pm (2 & 3 courses available). Open daily from 9 am-9 pm.
Sea To Sky Gondola
(65 min shuttle)
45 minutes from Vancouver along the Sea to Sky Highway. A Gondola ride to 2900 feet above sea level provides access to viewing platforms, walking trails, and a remarkable suspension bridge. www.seatoskygondola.com