Offsite Tours

Experience the beauty of Vancouver on these incredible pre-conference tours. Bring your friends and colleagues and meet new people as you discover the best and some of the hidden spots in Vancouver. 

Tours will take place on the afternoon of Sunday, 9 June. All prices are in U.S. dollars.

Vancouver’s Best of Downtown Food Tour — Full

Join Foodie Tours to get a first-hand experience of Vancouver’s ethnic diversity and bountiful seafood, on an all-inclusive, VIP journey through the city’s best-in-class downtown fare. You’ll learn about the history, culture, and architecture of downtown Vancouver with an expert local guide as you treat your palate to the city’s multicultural culinary scene.

Dine, drink, and explore among glassy skyscrapers, historic hotels, natural beauty and breathtaking waterfront views on this award-winning tour.

Instructions: Participants meet at the Melville Street entrance of the Hyatt at 1:45 p.m. The tour takes approximately 3 hours, arriving back at the Hyatt for 5 p.m.

Cost: US$82 per person (without alcoholic beverages), US$110 per person (with alcohol) 

Fly N’ Dine – Seaplane Flight and Lunch in Nanaimo Tour

Package includes round trip airfare between Downtown Vancouver to Nanaimo, where you’ll capture the scenic landscape of the Salish Sea and Coastal Mountains. Upon arrival in Nanaimo, savor a lunchtime meal at your choice of restaurants, just a short walk away from the seaplane terminal and enjoy the views of Nanaimo’s waterfront setting.

The flight takes about 20 minutes each way and includes a round trip seaplane flights between Vancouver Harbour & Nanaimo. Participants will have 2.5 hours to visit Nanaimo.

Instructions: Participants meet at the Melville Street entrance of the Hyatt at 11:30 a.m. to be escorted to the Canada Place Seaplane Terminal for a 12 p.m. departure, and will arrive back in Vancouver at 3:30 p.m.

Cost: US$220 per person (lunch voucher is included in the cost)