9 days in Vancouver & Whistler Itinerary

9 days in Vancouver & Whistler Itinerary

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1
Vancouver
— 2 nights
2
Whistler
— 6 nights

2
nights
Vancouver

Vancouver ©
Known as "Hollywood North," Vancouver boasts one of the largest film/television industries in the world, second only to Los Angeles and New York.
On the 10th (Sat), admire the masterpieces at Museum of Anthropology, view the masterpieces at Granville Island Gallery, and then wander the streets of Granville Island. Keep things going the next day: observe the fascinating underwater world at Vancouver Aquarium, thenexplore the striking landscape at Vancouver Seawall, and then wander the streets of Gastown.

To see other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Vancouver trip planning tool.

London, UK to Vancouver is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Pacific Standard Time (PST), which is usually a -8 hour difference. In April, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Mon) early enough to drive to Whistler.

Things to do in Vancouver

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Museum of Anthropology ©
Museum of Anthropology
Granville Island ©
Granville Island
Vancouver Aquarium ©
Vancouver Aquarium

6
nights
Whistler

Whistler ©
Home to one of the largest ski areas in North America, former logging town of Whistler provides activities and entertainment for avid nature lovers and adrenaline seekers.
Get outdoors at Whistler Blackcomb and Zipline. Shop till you drop at Mountain Galleries at the Fairmont and Evolution Whistler. Change things up with these side-trips from Whistler: Queen of Peace Monastery (in Squamish) and Lillooet Museum & Visitor Centre (in Lillooet). Next up on the itinerary: get interesting insight from Tours, view the masterpieces at The Gallery at Millenium Place, don't miss a visit to James Stewart Sculpture Gallery, and head outdoors with Whistler Village Sports.

To see where to stay, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Whistler driving holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Vancouver to Whistler takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Whistler when traveling from Vancouver in April, with lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Whistler

Outdoors Nature Parks

Side Trips

Queen of Peace Monastery, Lillooet Museum & Visitor Centre
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Whistler Blackcomb ©
Whistler Blackcomb
Zipline
Off-Road Tours

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