Yaletown Tours and Tickets
Pedestrian-friendly Yaletown is Vancouver’s "little SoHo", a former red-brick rail terminal turned into a warehouse district lined with swanky New York-style lofts and chichi boutiques. The focal point of the modern-day yuppie enclave exudes a hip and inviting atmosphere - especially at night, when its sophisticated drink and dine spots are packed to the rafters with the city’s beautiful people checking each other out.
Walking along Yaletown streets provides a bounty of attractions. The neighborhood has plenty of pricey boutiques to window shops, art galleries to linger in, and lots of places to stop for lunch, coffee or a splurge-worth dinner. Some of the best seafood restaurants are here, as is Yaletown Brewing Company, where you can sample its home-brewed beer.
If you’re curious about the area’s almost-forgotten rough-and-ready past, follow the old rail lines embedded in many of the streets and amble over to the Roundhouse Community Arts & Recreation Centre. You’ll find a mothballed steam train that recalls the area’s original raison d’etre.
Tours and Activities to Experience Yaletown
- BC Place Stadium
- Library Square
- False Creek
- Vancouver Art Gallery
- Bill Reid Gallery
- Downtown Vancouver
- Robson Street
- Vancouver Olympic Village (VVL)
- Granville Island
- Vancouver Lookout
- Science World at TELUS World of Science
- Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Classical Chinese Garden
- Vancouver Chinatown
- Vancouver Olympic Cauldron