Vancouver is one of the most beautiful cities in the world boasting of a mild climate all year round. And Vancouver Cruise Terminal is an outstanding departure point for a cruise from Vancouver. It has in the past been named the number one cruise port in North America by Berlitz. Spending one or two nights in a city ranked one of the best places to live on the planet is a great opportunity.
There are more than 20 cruise lines that come through the Vancouver cruise port , some of these include Carnival Cruise Lines, Crystal Cruises, Hapang-Looyd Cruises, and Celebrity Cruises. Some of the other cruise lines are Norwegian Cruise Line, Radisson Cruises, Princess Cruises, Royal Caribbean and Silversea Cruises.
There are a number of parking facilities around the Vancouver cruise port. Cruise Park is one such facility which offers 24 hours security surveillance. Vinci Park is yet another parking facility that has over 750 stalls. The facility caters to all your parking needs whether it is short term parking or for long term. Most parking facilities charge $10 per night so for a week’s parking you will most likely pay a minimum of $70.
Most hotels in the city also offer their guests car rental services. There are many hotels in Vancouver where cruisers can stay . Some of the hotels that are within walking distance from the Vancouver cruise terminal include the Pan Pacific Hotel, Fairmont Waterfront, Marriott Vancouver Pinnacle, Renaissance Vancouver Hotel Harbourside, Delta Vancouver Suite Hotel and Hyatt Regency Vancouver, all of which are between 1 and 5 blocks away from the Canada cruise terminal.
There are numerous alternative transportation options available at the Vancouver cruise port. If you are planning to rent a car, there are many car rentals in downtown Vancouver. You can choose to take a taxi or a limousine. There is also a bus service that costs between $1.50 and $2.50 connecting the lower and mainland by Translink. Hop on off service is offered by a company called Vancouver Trolley. The trolley makes a total of 23 stops at all major attractions in the city. You can purchase tickets from tour guides.
Vancouver has a vibrant nightlife with many clubs that play awesome dance music. The Tonic and the Odyssey Club are some of the most well-known dance clubs in the city. The Capilano Suspension Bridge and the Vancouver Aquarium are two of the many tourist attractions that are located nearby the Vancouver cruise terminal. Your cruise to Vancouver will be well worth it thanks to all the attractions and wonderful atmosphere.