Prices include attraction admission and taxes. Gratuity is optional and is not included in the price. If you feel our staff have gone above and beyond your expectations, gratuity will be greatly appreciated.
Frequently Asked Questions
Are attraction admission tickets included in the tour?
Yes, the VanDusen Botanical Garden Festival of Lights and Stanley Park Bright Lights admission tickets are included in the tour.
Are the vehicles heated?
The vehicles are heated, however we do recommend dressing warm as you will be outside for a portion of the tour.
Are there any age restrictions?
No, this tour is suitable for all ages.
Do you pick up from hotels?
No, our meeting place is 999 Canada Place Way. Please be at our Canada Place Welcome Kiosk by 6:15 pm the night of your tour.
What if I need to use the washroom?
We advise all guests to use the washroom prior to boarding. However, there will be opportunities to use washroom at Stanley Park Bright Lights and the VanDusen Botanical Gardens.
Does the Hop-On, Hop-Off tour include entrance to any of the attractions?
No, attractions must be purchased separately.
Is there commentary in my language?
Full commentary in English, French, Spanish, German, Japanese, Korean & Mandarin on the clear top convertible Hop-On, Hop-Off busses. Enjoy live commentary in English onboard the San Francisco-style Trolleys. Both bus types (clear top and trolley) will be travelling on all routes.
What do you mean by convertible clear-top buses?
We have installed clear roofs on our open-top buses to allow for stunning views when it’s raining. When the weather is sunny, the roofs come off! In the summer, there is no better way to see the city and park – looking up at the skyscrapers and giant cedars. We promise, you won’t forget it!
What does it mean to have a 48-Hour Pass?
To give you the most out of your Pass, we have based the service on the number of hours instead of the day. If you Hop-On at 3:00 pm on a Tuesday, your first 24 hours will be valid until that time the next day. Then you will have 72 hours to redeem the next 24 hour.
What is the bus frequency at each stop?
In the summer season, our scheduled frequency is every 20 minutes. In the winter season, our scheduled frequency is every 60 minutes. Schedule is subject to change without notice. For the latest information, please contact us at 604-451-1600.