Posted March 2, 2011 by Adam Toren in City Guides

Vancouver Vacation Package – Discover the Advantages of a Vancouver Vacation Package

The beauty of today’s technologically advanced society is that internet provides us the opportunity to fully research and compare prices on practically everything.  When you’re ready to find the perfect Vancouver vacation package, websites like Expedia or even local travel agencies will be able to help set up all arrangements including airfare, hotel stay, rental car, and often passes to local attractions as well.  Some agencies automatically bundle these things together, or offer them for a discounted rate with the purchase of something else.   If there’s a particular hotel you’d like to stay at, check to see if that hotel has special internet packages that will include your room and theatre or concert tickets, welcome cocktails, and discounts to their spa.  If the travel website or travel agent can’t find the precise dates or hotel accommodations you were hoping for, they’ll probably at least be able to get pretty close.  Stay flexible as that will provide you with the most options and least amount of disappointment.


Summertime in Vancouver seems to be the most popular, as weather is at its best and many water-based activities come to life.  Lots of summer vacation packages are available, and they include things like visits to different attractions along the same theme, sight-seeing tours, discounted tickets to places of interest, and restaurant coupons.  Of course, if you’re up for experiencing the other beautiful seasons Vancouver goes through, choose winter if you’d like to witness some fun annual holiday events, or come in the fall if summer is too hot for you and you can do without the chill of winter.  There’s nothing quite like the beauty of turning leaves.


While in the planning stages of your trip and prior to choosing your Vancouver vacation package, there are some things you should get in order first.  If you are traveling with your family, sit everyone down and decide together on the activities you’d like to enjoy and the sights you’d like to see.  Family vacations should involve experiences everyone will enjoy, or at least be able to have their turn enjoying (for instance, the kiddie water park may not do much for you, but you’re children will adore it).  Get online and explore what Vancouver has to offer and let the family see what the city has to give.  Of course, you won’t be able to fit everything into one vacation, so ask them to narrow down their choices to a few activities they simply can’t live without.  You may want to search for hotels that have kid-friendly suites with fun things like bunk beds or a separate play area.  Some hotels even offer for children to eat free.


Adam Toren

Adam Toren
Adam Toren is born and raised in Vancouver BC and loves everything Vancouver BC has to offer. He loves traveling and exploring new and unique restaurants and places around the world.