There's nothing like seeing a great city on foot, and Vancouver's as pedestrian-friendly as they come. Tour Guys provides guided weekly walking tours through Gastown, Chinatown, Downtown, and other corners of the city--for free! The idea is that you tip your guides for the historical and architectural landmarks they're passionately introducing you to. (There are also private fee tours for those with scheduling issues.)
So come pound the pavement with some local experts and learn the stories behind Vancouver's grand cityscape scenery. It'll be an edifying few hours spiced with some maritime-y fresh air.
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