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The 10 Most Beautiful Places In Vancouver

Vancouver is without a doubt one of the most beautiful cities in the country—and even in the world. It has so much to offer with its breathtaking landscapes of ocean, parks and mountains.

We’ve compiled a list of some of the most beautiful places in Vancouver to really let it soak in just how spectacular this city is.

Beautiful Places In Vancouver

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Stanley Park

The world-renowned park offers gorgeous views of the Vancouver Harbour and English Bay. The seawall is a great place for a walk, run or bike ride with your friends or four-legged companion. It’s even 10 percent bigger than New York’s famous Central Park.


Canada Day Celebrations At Granville Island 2014

Granville Island

The island is a great place to spend the day shopping, dining at one of the many eateries and enjoying local entertainment. It offers stunning views of False Creek and the Granville Street Bridge.

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English Bay

Vancouver’s famous English Bay can’t be beat! You can enjoy it from many beaches in the city, including English Bay Beach, Sunset Beach, Second Beach, Third Beach, Kits Beach, Jericho Beach, Spanish Banks and Locarno Beach.


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Deep Cove

Tucked away in North Vancouver, this little community overlooks Indian Arm, a branch of the Burrard Inlet. It’s a beautiful spot to people watch, go kayaking or explore the trails. The Quarry Rock hike is an easy one to get a killer view of the entire Cove, and downtown Vancouver.


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Grouse Mountain

Also in North Vancouver, do the Grouse Grind or take the gondola up to enjoy a one-of-a-kind birds eye view of the city.


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Capilano Suspension Bridge

This popular suspension bridge crosses the Capilano River in North Vancouver. It’s a common spot for tourists and allows visitors to explore the majestic area and enjoy the greenery!


PHOTO: Whyte Islevia Jonathan F.V.

Whytecliff Park

Just one of the many beautiful parks in the Vancouver area—this one is located in West Vancouver near Horseshoe Bay. Climb around on the rocks and enjoy the view looking out towards Bowen Island. If you’re lucky, you may even catch a glimpse of sea lions sunbathing on the beach.


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Coal Harbour

This stunning area of the Burrard Inlet gives views of Stanley Park and the North Shore. Walk along the seawall and enjoy the surroundings. Also catch sea planes taking off and flying in!


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VanDusen Gardens

Immerse yourself in nature by enjoying the botanical gardens. They have special events occurring through each season. A magnificent light display in the Winter and they show off the seasonal cherry blossoms, in the Spring.


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Queen Elizabeth Park

130-acres of striking trees and flowers—this is one of the city’s most beautiful parks. Enjoy the gardens, a floral conservatory, fountains and sculptures.



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