Port of Vancouver Harbour Tour

PORT OF VANCOUVER HARBOUR TOUR: WORLD OCEANS DAY CELEBRATION

In celebration of World Oceans Day on Saturday June 8, 2019, the Port of Vancouver is hosting two guided boat tours of the inner harbour. Experience the sights and sounds of a busy harbour while learning about Canada's largest and most diversified port. This family-friendly tour will include a visit from Salty the seagull, the Port of Vancouver mascot. Net proceeds from the tours will be donated to the Marine Mammal Rescue Centre, an Ocean Wise® initiative.  Tours begin at 9:30 am & 1:30 pm.  

Trolley service to the off-site dock departs at 9:30 am & 1:30 pm sharp.  Boat tours begin at 10:00 am & 2:00 pmAll guests will be transported to & from the boat dock (located off-site) via the trolley service located at the front of Canada Place.

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Live narrated tour in English
  • Journey aboard the Magic Charm Charter Vessel – featuring indoor/outdoor space
  • Tour will travel between the Second Narrows Bridge and Lions Gate Bridge
  • Highlights of the port including:
    • Port activities
    • Discussion on the varieties of ships and cargo coming into the port (bulk, breakbulk, container ships)
    • Historical landmarks along the waterfront
    • Overview of the marine terminals along the Burrard Inlet

Event Properties

Event Date 06-08-2019 9:00 am
Event End Date 06-08-2019 1:30 pm
Location Vancouver Convention Centre East Building

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