Vancouver North Shore Day Trip with Capilano Suspension Bridge and Grouse Mountain
Experience Vancouver's beautiful surroundings on this 5- or 6-hour guided North Shore tour. After crossing Vancouver Harbor via the landmark Lions' Gate Bridge, you'll cross the Capilano Suspension Bridge -- the world's longest suspension footbridge -- and take a ride on the Grouse Mountain Skyride. You'll also get up-close views of grizzly bears at the Refuge for Endangered Wildlife!
- All taxes, fuel surcharges and service fees included
- Free hotel pickup and drop-off included
- Enjoy a day away from the hustle and bustle of the city
- Exclusive after-hours access
Your Vancouver North Shore day trip starts with pickup from Vancouver and a drive over the Lion’s Gate Bridge, a 5,890-foot (1,823-meter) suspension bridge that offers unparalleled views of Vancouver Harbor, English Bay and beyond.
Once you get across the North Shore, continue on a short drive up the mountain to the Capilano Fish Hatchery (11am departure only). Learn about the life cycle of salmon from your guide and, depending on the season (July - August), watch them as they leap their way upriver!
Next, head to the Capilano Suspension Bridge, where you'll meander among the towering trees of the surrounding temperate rainforest and learn the traditions of the indigenous First Nations’ people. Then, walk across the 446-foot (136-meter) bridge to the other side of the river, where you can climb to the canopy and walk through the Treetops Adventure walkway high above the canyon and river below.
For those seeking a more thrilling experience, try the Cliffwalk, the newest attraction at the bridge. This adrenaline-pumping journey will take you through the rainforest on a series of suspended walkways jutting out from the granite cliff face to unexplored territories of the park!
At the Grouse Mountain Skyride, hop on the tram and travel to a 3,937-foot (1,200-meter) viewpoint above the city and enjoy nature’s spectacular view. In the summertime, amble along the mountaintop meadows and witness the Logging Sports show. On a clear day, you can see Mt Baker and Vancouver Island off British Columbia’s coast. You can also get up-close views of grizzly bears at the Refuge for Endangered Wildlife!
After your North Shore experience, relax on the drive back to Vancouver.
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Hotel pickups commence approximately 30 - 60 minutes prior to this time, exact pickup time will be advised on reconfirmation.
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Departs at 9am. 5 hour duration and does not include fish hatchery admission.
Departs at 11am. 6 hour duration and includes visit to fish hatchery.
Capilano Suspension Bridge, Canada
- Expert guide and live narration
- Admission to Grouse Mountain Skyride
- Admission to Capilano Suspension Bridge and Park
- Local taxes
- Hotel pickup and drop-off (select hotels only)
- Gratuities (optional)
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Please note: 9am tour does NOT include fish hatchery
Reviewed by: christine, July 2015
Tour guide was perfect for the job!!
The day was awesome - saw so much!!
Reviewed by: Patricia H, Poland, June 2015
We had a great time and would do it again. I wish we spent just a little more time at Capilano. Our tour guide was great, and the hotel pickup service went smoothly.