- World class foodie city
- Mild climate for winter getaways
- Scenic Beauty of the Pacific ocean and stunning Costal Mountain Range
- Transfer time to/from airport : Approx. 25 minutes by private transfer
- Transfer time to/from Whistler : Approx. 2 hour by coach
Vancouver is consistently rated among the world’s most beautiful cities and winter is a great time to visit. The city has a mild climate and sites which are all easily accessible by public transport. Make sure you bring comfortable shoes and an appetite for adventure as there is so much to see in this diverse city.
Things to do in Vancouver
Wrap up warm and stroll along the waterfront at Stanley Park for great views of the Lions Gate Bridge, or try the Harbour Centre Tower with its view of Vancouver.
Experience a favourite Canadian pastime by catching a game of ice hockey at the Rogers Arena. The Vancouver Canucks fans are some of the most passionate ice hockey fans around, and a match on their home turf is not to be missed.
Visit Granville Island, with its farmers‘ market and artist studios, which have become a magnet for the creative and flamboyant. This unique city is a great add-on destination to your Whistlerwinter holiday.
Where to stay in Vancouver
We have an excellent choice of 4* and 5* hotels in Vancouver to add on to your Whistler winter holiday. With locations right in the heart of the city you will have everything you want to see right on your doorstep.
Food in Vancouver
Vancouver’s culinary scene is one of the most varied and vibrant in the world due to the city’s celebrated diversity. You will find influences from all over the world including Vietnam, Cambodia, China, Thailand, Greece, France, and Italy throughout the many restaurants and cafes.
The city’s proximity to the west coast makes for some of the freshest and tastiest seafood around. You can find everything from mussels and oysters to wild salmon and crab which thrive in the Pacific waters.
A must-try whilst in Canada is the country’s popular national dish, poutine, which combines chips, cheese curds and gravy.
What’s included in an Inghams Ski holiday to Vancouver
Flights, transfers and accommodation based on room only, bed & breakfast or half board. Optional add ons including ski hire and lift passes. This cosmopolitan city is a great add-on destination to your Whistlerwinter holiday.