Amusement & Leisure Parks
VanDusen Botanical Garden
Featuring over 7,500 different plants from six continents, with areas such as Rhododendron Walk and the Sino Himalayan Garden, set amidst lawns and lakes. Open daily at 10:00 with variable closing hours. 5251 Oak Street, Vancouver, BC, V6M 4H1.
Fort Langley National Historic Site
Fur-trading post with costumed interpreters, First Nations women and Hudsons Bay Company workers, and guided walks, interactive games and activities. Open daily 10:00-17:00 (summer 09:00-18:00) at 23433 Mavis Avenue, Fort Langley, BC, V1M 2R5.
Dr. Sun Yat Sen Chinese Garden
Designed in the style of a classical Chinese garden, using the four elements of rock, water, plants and architecture, with walkways, pavilions and a false mountain. Open daily 10:00-16:30 at Carrall Street, Vancouver, BC, V6B 5K2.
Year-round activities including North Americas largest aerial tram system, a lumberjack show, bird demonstrations, a wildlife refuge, chairlift rides and eco-walks. Open daily 09:00-22:00 at 6400 Nancy Greene Way, North Vancouver, BC, V7R 4K9.