Vancouver City and Seals Scenic Boat Tour


  • Visit a seal colony and enjoy views of Vancouver on a boat tour

  • Learn about the surrounding attractions from your guide

  • See more on a small-boat tour than a slower cruise

  • The driver slows down for photographs of the top attractions


Get to know the beautiful city of Vancouver, British Columbia, from the water on this guided, sightseeing boat tour. The tour begins from the shopping district of Granville Island and proceeds out to Vancouver Harbour. Travel along the coastline of English Bay, out to Lighthouse Park, over to the Seal Colony and eventually into False Creek in the heart of the city. Along the way, learn about Vancouver’s history and hear the stories that made this bustling west coast seaport what it is today. Also, see Stanley Park, the Lions Gate Bridge, Siwash Rock, Jericho Sailing Centre, popular Kitsilano Beach, Science World at Telus World of Science, Yaletown, plus offshore freighters, the beautiful homes of West Vancouver and much more.

Tour info

1 hour 30 minutes
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Why take this tour?

See Vancouver from the water on a scenic boat tour of the city’s top landmarks. Nature lovers can get unobstructed photographs of seals, the city skyline, and iconic attractions such as Lighthouse Park and Siwash Rock. Plus, traveling by boat lets you see more of the city without worrying about traffic or waiting in line at attractions.

What’s included?

  • All taxes, fees and handling charges

  • Driver/guide

  • Local guide

  • Professional guide

  • Gratuities

Things to know

Before you book

  • Duration: 1h 30m

  • Mobile tickets accepted

  • Instant confirmation

Covid Policy

  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff

-Please arrive ready to go, we will not be providing change rooms or washrooms and storage will be limited. -Please pay by debit or credit. We would prefer not to accept cash at this time. -If you are sharing a kayak or Seadoo, please only do so with those from your same household.

Cancellation Policy

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

Operated by:

Vancouver Water Adventures

About operator:

Seadoo, Jetski, Boat Tours, Stand Up Paddle Board and Kayak tours and rentals. Come and find Vancouver Water Adventures at Granville Island and join us today on the Pacific Ocean for some water toy fun! We have a variety to offer for all groups and ages. We have Seadoo GTIs with speeds reaching 100km/h for the thrill seeker or water bike and paddle board for those who want to leisurely explore False Creek and English Bay. We have Zodiac Boat tours that take you from Bowen Island to The North end of Indian Arm to see Granite Falls. Have you been on a Stand Up Paddle Board in Vancouver yet? Stand Up Paddle Boards are becoming more and more popular. Whether you are looking for a core workout our a relaxing paddle board session on the water our Stand Up Paddle Board option is as easy or difficult as you want it to be and fun for everyone. SUP Yoga is growing in popularity by the day and YES! We have that too. Kayaks can be rented or you can join a tour at our Kitsilano Beach Location. The most amazing way to experience and sight see Vancouver at it's purest.

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