Centrally located next to Burnaby Lake Regional Park BCRV is ideally located to meet any travellers needs. From adventurers looking to enjoy the varied outdoor activities popular in Vancouver, to those looking to relax while exploring everything downtown Vancouver has to offer; the SKYTRAIN located a short walk from BCRV makes getting there easy, with trains departing towards downtown Vancouver every 5 minutes.
Their experienced multi-lingual staff can help you explore the attractions in Vancouver you never knew existed and plan how to best see them. Outdoor enthusiasts can choose from many popular activities such as kayaking, hiking, mountain-biking, whale watching and zodiac tours to name a few. Avid shoppers can find easy access to local shopping at Lougheed Mall, 10 minutes away by bus. A short hop on the SKYTRAIN brings you to Metrotown, western Canadas second largest shopping centre. Those looking for a different experience can explore boutique shopping in downtown, including the trendy shopping promenade on Robson Street and the world-famous Granville Island Market.
Travellers looking for something in-between can arrange to explore the tourist attractions of Vancouver with ease. Stanley Park, Dr. Sun Yat Sen Gardens and the Museum of Anthropology at UBC are all easily accessible via public transportation, along with many others. Westcoast Sightseeing offers guided tours of Vancouver and Victoria which pick up directly at BCRV, making it as convenient as possible to see the sights with a knowledgeable local guide. Family friendly activities include the Burnaby Heritage Village located five minutes drive from BCRV, Science World and Vancouver Aquarium in Downtown Vancouver and Capilano Suspension Bridge Park in North Vancouver. All of these make for an easy outing from BCRV with driving being optional for most of them.