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Vancouver Hop-On, Hop-Off Tour by Bus or Trolley

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Activity Schedule

  • When does it run?

    1 Apr - 31 Oct: Daily

  • Duration

    24 hours

  • Start time

    Buses run from 9:05am to 3:05pm on the Park Route and 9:15am to 4:15pm on the City Route.

    Frequency will be 20 30 minutes May through September and 60 minutes April and October.

    The entire loop takes 1.5 hours (Park Route) and 2 hours (City Route).

  • Meeting Point
    Hop-on at any of our many stops around downtown Vancouver or visit our Welcome Centre Kiosk in front of Canada Place Cruise Ship Terminal.
  • Ending Point

    You can hop off at any of the stops.

Key Highlights

  • Do all the best things in Vancouver with this hop-on, hop-off pass
  • Discover Vancouver with buses operating on 2 routes covering the length and breadth of the city!
  • Hop on and off between clear top buses and Trolley buses
  • Live GPS commentary in 7 languages ensures you do not miss a thing
  • Both printed or smartphone vouchers accepted!
  • Decide your own itinerary with 28 convenient stops from the Canada Palace, English Bay Beach to Chinatown
  • Convertible clear top buses for stunning views, rain or shine
  • Hop-Off at any stop near Stanley Park, Granville Island, Yaletown, Chinatown, Gastown and more!


Explore the best of Vancouver as your hop-on, hop-off tour circles through a series of cultural districts, seaside points of interest and open spaces.

Enjoy a comfortable sightseeing experience onboard either a San Francisco-style trolley or clear-top bus. On this hop-On, hop-Off tour, you will have the freedom to plan your own sightseeing itinerary with 28 stops close to the major Vancouver attractions. The tour operates on two routes:

City Route: covers all the downtown highlights

Park Route: covers the open spaces, natural wonders and the seaside

The on-board live GPS commentary in 7 languages will give you the opportunity to learn about what makes this city so special. 

Some of the major attractions covered along the tour are:

  • Canada Palace
  • Art Gallery
  • Robson Street
  • Chinatown
  • Vancouver Aquarium
  • Stanley Park
  • English Bay Beach
  • Sports District
  • Library Square
  • Parq Casino
  • Science World

About the Supplier: Grayline West Coast Sightseeing has over 30 years experience in the tours and activities segment and offers the most unique tour experience in Vancouver with bus as well as trolley hop-on, hop-off services. 


  • 24-hour Hop-On, Hop-Off sightseeing tour
  • GPS commentary in clear top buses: English, French, Spanish, German, Korean, Japanese and Mandarin
  • GPS commentary in Trolley buses: English
  • Live interactive map


  • Entrance fees to attractions

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Please note

Voucher Type: Mobile (if you’d rather print a copy – that’s fine too!)

Wheelchair accessibility: Yes

Vancouver is a functioning city and weather, traffic and events may occasionally cause disruption.

The route is updated in real-time with GPS data from each of the buses. It also works on mobile, so you can plan your trip on the go.

Hop-On, Hop-Off clear top buses are not able to accommodate luggage, strollers or wheelchairs.

Hop-on, Hop-Off stops, routing and frequency is subject to change. Gray Line Westcoast Sightseeing will advise guests directly of adjustments.

Guests may board the bus at any stop and provide the voucher to the driver or to a Gray Line Westcoast Sightseeing representative.

Guests may visit to access the Hop-On, Hop-Off Live Map online.

Customer Reviews

  • 3
    06/08/2018 Kolyne Cabanas, United States
  • 3
    05/24/2018 Virginia Morrison, United States
  • 3
    Great day out in vancouver
    04/29/2016 D latimer, United Kingdom

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