9 days in Vancouver, Britannia Beach & Whistler Itinerary

9 days in Vancouver, Britannia Beach & Whistler Itinerary

Created using Inspirock British Columbia travel route planner

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Vancouver
— 3 nights
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Britannia Beach
— 2 nights
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Whistler
— 3 nights
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Vancouver

— 3 nights

Hollywood North

Known as "Hollywood North," Vancouver boasts one of the largest film/television industries in the world, second only to Los Angeles and New York.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Bloedel Conservatory, Steam Clock and Science World. Kids will appreciate attractions like Stanley Park and Vancouver Seawall. There's much more to do: explore and take pictures at Granville Island, take a stroll through Gastown, observe the fascinating underwater world at Vancouver Aquarium, and take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Grouse Mountain.

To see more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Vancouver route planning app.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from your home destination to Vancouver. August in Vancouver sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 17°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Britannia Beach.

Things to do in Vancouver

Parks · Nature · Neighborhoods · Shopping

Side Trip

Britannia Beach

— 2 nights
Britannia Beach is a small unincorporated community in the Squamish-Lillooet Regional District located approximately 55 kilometers north of Vancouver, British Columbia on the Sea-to-Sky Highway on Howe Sound. For where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Britannia Beach travel route planner.

Traveling by car from Vancouver to Britannia Beach takes an hour. In August, daytime highs in Britannia Beach are 26°C, while nighttime lows are 19°C. You will leave for Whistler on the 11th (Tue).

Things to do in Britannia Beach

Outdoors · Parks · Tours · Shopping

Whistler

— 3 nights
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.
You've now added Whistler Museum to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 12th (Wed): kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, then see the interesting displays at Whistler Museum, and then head outdoors with Vallea Lumina. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 13th (Thu): ski along the peaceful trails at Whistler Blackcomb and then see Off-Road Tours.

To find ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Whistler tour itinerary planner.

Getting from Britannia Beach to Whistler by car takes about an hour. Traveling from Britannia Beach in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Whistler, with lows of 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 14th (Fri) to allow time for the car ride back home.

Things to do in Whistler

Outdoors · Tours · Winter Sports · Parks