Are you planning your first vacation as a family? If so, then there’s no better place to visit than beautiful Vancouver, British Columbia! This city is rich with family-friendly fun and is home to some of the most breathtaking nature locals in the world.
Planning your visit to Vancouver couldn’t be easier so long as you’re sure not to miss the following three destinations while you’re there.
No trip to Vancouver would be complete without a day spent in beautiful Stanley Park! With 400-hectares to explore, Stanley Park offers fun for the whole family. Spend your day exploring the scenic routes and be sure to walk the famous Seawall which offers incredible views and beautiful beaches along the way.
With Kilometers of trails, local wildlife, and a ton of historical landmarks Vancouver’s Stanley Park is the best place to sightsee. The Kelp Travel Guide: Four Steps to a Great Vacation, suggests finding an elevated perspective to view the city and Stanley Park’s Prospect Point offers a view of the city from every angle.
Of course, while you’re exploring beautiful Stanley Park you have to take time out to visit the Vancouver Aquarium. This marine wildlife museum is the largest aquarium in Canada and is home to fascinating exhibits that are sure to amaze the whole family. Children can’t get enough of the exotic creatures and will cherish this experience for a lifetime to come.
Following advice from the Kelp Travel Guide: Four Steps to a Great Vacation, taking in the city’s history is a must! There’s no better place for this than Granville Island. This lively venue is home to some of the most child-friendly fun Vancouver offers. Filled with arts and culture, shopping, food and beverages, public markets, and tons of fun for the little ones, Granville Island is a must! Plan to spend the whole day here just taking in the many activities and rich experiences the island brings.