NEWS & EVENTS

5 Can’t-Miss Experiences at Whistler This Winter

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Just two hours north of Vancouver on the scenic Sea-to-Sky Highway, Whistler is a popular destination for tourists and adventure-seekers year-round. However, as a host of the Whistler 2010 Winter Olympics, the winter season is when Whistler really sparkles. Join Discover Canada Tours to check out these 5 can’t-miss activities and events in Whistler this Winter!

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The Magic of Winter in the Rockies

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There is nothing quite as magical as winter in the Canadian Rockies, and on the upcoming November long weekend we are sending out our first winter tours of the season! While these mountains are beautiful any time of year, winter is the best time for a truly magical Canadian winter mountain experience. Here’s a few…

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Movember Moustache Madness!

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Every November, the green team here at Discover Canada Tours competes for who can grow the best moustache, in order to raise money for men’s health. The money raised goes to support the Movember Foundation, Canada’s leading charity changing the face of men’s health. The Movember Foundation’s goal is to “stop men dying too young”…

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Welcoming Winter: Featured Tours You Won’t Want To Miss

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As the weather cools down, it’s a common Vancouver tradition to lament the ending of summer. However, with winter comes so many exciting opportunities for adventure. At Discover Canada Tours we are super excited about a few upcoming tours in particular, these are trips you won’t want to miss:

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Seattle’s Best Indoor Escapes

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Known as the Emerald City for its abundance of greenery, Seattle is a beautiful city to explore outdoors, but as the weather cools down it can be nice to experience what the city has to offer indoors as well. On a rainy day, the famous Seattle Space Needle may not offer the best photos, but there are many amazing spots that will. Here are a few favourite indoor places to escape to on a tour to Seattle: 

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BOO! Halloween Rockies Tour Spaces Added!

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The Rockies Halloween Tour is one of our biggest tours of the month, and due to it already filling up, we have added a whole extra bus! We expect this one to sell out soon as well.

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Stanley Park Totem Poles: Photo Contest Winner!

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This past weekend, we had a photo contest among our guides and staff to see who could come up with the best Autumn and/or Thanksgiving photo. There were some great submissions from across our tour destinations but this beautiful photo from close to home takes the cake:

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The Slopes Are Calling

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Now that Canadian Thanksgiving is over, winter is officially coming, and it’s time to start planning those escapes to snowy paradise. Our winter brochure is off to the presses today, but no need to wait for a taste of what we’ve got coming up this winter: the Winter 2018-2019 tours are already up on our…

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What is Canadian Thanksgiving All About, Anyway?

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When you’re travelling to different countries, holidays are a great way to learn and experience unique aspects of the culture. This weekend is the Thanksgiving holiday in Canada. So what exactly is Thanksgiving? How do Canadians celebrate Thanksgiving? And how is Canadian Thanksgiving different from American Thanksgiving? History of Thanksgiving in Canada Thanksgiving has a…

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Fall Colour Must-see Spots Around Vancouver

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Fall is in full swing now, and while it can be a wet one in the city, it’s an amazing time to get out in and around Vancouver to experience the cool, crisp air, and beautiful autumn colours. So what are some spots you cannot miss? Stanley Park Always a classic, the “Top Park in…

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