Vancouver & Victoria - Yaletown & Granville Island (PDF Chapter)
This is the Yaletown & Granville Island chapter from Lonely Planet’s Vancouver & Victo-ria guidebook.
A former rail yard on the edge of downtown, Yaletown is now lined with chic restaurants and posh boutiques. Across False Creek, Granville Island was an industrial hub for decades before being transformed in the 1970s into an artistic haven.
- wander the deli stands and gather some goodies at Granville Island Public Market before heading outside to catch a busker or two and watch the boats slide by in twinkling False Creek
- slide across the gently rippling waters of False Creek on a guided urban sunset kayak tour with Ecomarine Paddlesport Centres
- shuck and scoff some of the freshest bivalves you’ve ever eaten at local favorite Rodney’s Oyster House
- restaurants & accommodation
Coverage includes: Neighbourhood Top Five, Local Life, Getting There & Away, Sights, Eating, Drinking & Nightlife, Entertainment, Shopping, Sports & Activities.
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