Stanley Park & English Bay Photography

Highlights

  • Enjoy a 2 hour excursion to Vancouver's top sightseeing location - Stanley Park, a 400-hectare natural West Coast rainforest located in downtown. The scenic views of water, mountains, sky, and majestic trees along Stanley Park's famous Seawall look even more stunning during the golden and blue hours. We'll spend a couple of hours exploring Stanley Park and its old-growth forests, Totem Poles, Lost Lagoon lake, the Seawall and English Bay and Sunset beaches. Your tour is a picture-perfect way to experience Canada’s nature, while learning the basics of landscape photography. With plenty of one-on-one instruction, you will learn to take amazing photos whether you’re packing the latest DSLR or a camera phone. You'll learn to capture your memories yourself, but the guide will also take and send you complimentary photos after the tour. You will start with Stanley Park, where you will see Totem Poles and walk through old-growth forest. Followed by a beautiful walk through English Bay, Third Beach, Second Beach and Sunset Beach, the most popular beaches in Vancouver. You'll end the tour with a tour of Vancouver's most popular dining spots.  Led by a professional photographer and tour guide, you will learn composition and DSLR settings like aperture, shutter speed and white balance, but can capture your memories even with a smartphone. 

Summary

Enjoy a 2 hour excursion to Vancouver's top sightseeing location - Stanley Park, a 400-hectare natural West Coast rainforest located in downtown. The scenic views of water, mountains, sky, and majestic trees along Stanley Park's famous Seawall look even more stunning during the golden and blue hours. We'll spend a couple of hours exploring Stanley Park and its old-growth forests, Totem Poles, Lost Lagoon lake, the Seawall and English Bay and Sunset beaches. Your tour is a picture-perfect way to experience Canada’s nature, while learning the basics of landscape photography. With plenty of one-on-one instruction, you will learn to take amazing photos whether you’re packing the latest DSLR or a camera phone. You'll learn to capture your memories yourself, but the guide will also take and send you complimentary photos after the tour. You will start with Stanley Park, where you will see Totem Poles and walk through old-growth forest. Followed by a beautiful walk through English Bay, Third Beach, Second Beach and Sunset Beach, the most popular beaches in Vancouver. You'll end the tour with a tour of Vancouver's most popular dining spots.  Led by a professional photographer and tour guide, you will learn composition and DSLR settings like aperture, shutter speed and white balance, but can capture your memories even with a smartphone. 

Tour info

Duration
3 hours
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Why take this tour?

We'll spend three hours exploring Stanley Park and English Bay and Sunset beaches. Your tour is a picture-perfect way to experience Canada’s nature, while learning the basics of landscape photography. With plenty of one-on-one instruction, you will learn to take amazing photos whether you’re packing the latest DSLR or a camera phone. The scenic views of water, mountains, sky, and majestic trees along Stanley Park's famous Seawall look even more stunning during the golden and blue hours. You'll learn to capture your memories yourself, but I will also take and send you complimentary photos after our tour.

What’s included?

  • Professional photographer guide

  • Small-group walking tour

  • DSLR camera can be borrowed, but any type of camera you bring will work

  • Photoshoot and complimentary photos at the end of the tour

  • Food and drinks

  • Gratuities

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Before you book

  • Duration: 3h

  • Mobile tickets accepted

Covid Policy

  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas

Cancellation Policy

    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

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About operator:

Discover nature, not the resort - Nature PhotoHikes takes you off the beaten path through hiking and photography lessons. We guarantee a fun and safe experience while connecting you with other nature and photography enthusiasts. As our guest, you believe in buying experiences (not things) and taking pictures (not souvenirs)! Our hikes are based on physical ability, from half day easy walks to multiple day camping trips in Vancouver, BC and the Rockies, AB. Everyone of varying skills is welcome to attend, whether you carry a DSLR or iPhone. Our small groups allow for one-on-one, customized, instructions as well as keen attention to your hiking experience. Our photographer and guide is an avid traveler, photographer and hiker. Spending over a decade each in British Columbia and Alberta, he has organized hikes for 15+ years for locals and visitors. He has also traveled to 56 countries in 6 continents. He loves to share his passion for travel, the outdoors and photography with everyone!

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