Hop-On City Boat Tour

Pacific Ferries and Tours

Hop-On/Off City Boat Tour$75 plus GST

Closed for Winter. Services will resume in Spring 2019.

Avoid traffic congestion with a unique sightseeeing city tour of Vancouver and its surrounds by boat! Hop-On City Boat Tours feature the following destinations: Coal Harbour in downtown Vancouver, North Vancouver’s Lonsdale Quay and Shipyard Park and Granville Island on the south side of Vancouver.

Hop on and off at any destination! Explore the shops, grab a bite and take in the spectacular views! Tours run on the hour and the day pass is unlimited.

Why Choose Us?

  • Enjoy views that can ONLY be seen from the water
  • Avoid being stuck in traffic, take a relaxing boat ride instead
  • A unique way to see the sights
  • Get off the beaten track
  • Arrive in comfort and style which our boats provide


Coastal Runner, Coastal Clipper, Coastal Commuter

Client Testimonial

I want to let you know that we thoroughly enjoyed our hop on hop off boat excursion. Our captain,Brad, was fantastic! Very friendly and accommodating. I would, and have, recommended this excursion to friends, family and coworkers.

Thank you for such a great experience!
– Jo-Ann Trainor

Tour Information

Your unlimited day pass is valid for the day of purchase during our regular business hours. We only operate Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays. Day pass costs $75.00.  Kids under 5 are free.

Depart Coal Harbour 09:30 – North Vancouver 09:55 – Granville Island 10:35 – North Vancouver 11:10
Depart Coal Harbour 11:30 – North Vancouver 11:55 – Granville Island 12:40 – North Vancouver 1:10
Depart Coal Harbour 1:30 – North Vancouver 2:25 – Granville Island 2:40 – North Vancouver 3:10
Depart Coal Harbour 3:30 – North Vancouver 4:25 – Granville Island 4:40 – North Vancouver 5:10
Depart Coal Harbour 5:30 – North Vancouver 6:25 – Granville Island 6:40 – North Vancouver 7:10

Point-to-Point Passenger Ferry Service

Closed for Winter. Services will resume in Spring 2019.

The most convenient and picturesque means to travel in and around Vancouver! One-way or return tickets available for these daily sailings:

Granville Island to North Vancouver
North Vancouver to Granville Island
Granville Island to Coal Harbour
Coal Harbour to Granville Island

One-Way Trips $20 plus GST; Return Trips $30 plus GST

Hop on and off at any of these destinations


Our dock in Coal Harbour is in the heart of downtown Vancouver located close to the cruise ship terminal and the 2010 Olympic Cauldron. Our dock is a 15-minute walk form the iconic Gastown District, Tourism Vancouver, and the downtown shopping district and all the major downtown hotels. This is a beautiful walk that offers a variety of restaurants and pubs along the way.

Coal Harbour - Westin Bayshore Marina

Coal Harbour – Westin Bayshore Marina
North Side of the Westin Bayshore
Gate says – Yacht Charters
We will pick up half way down the dock

North Vancouver

We dock at the centre of all the action. On one side of our dock you have Shipyard Park with its local pubs, restaurants and local brewery. On the other side of our dock you have Lonsdale Quay which offers a public market with unique shops and vendors, live musicians and entertainers. You can also take advantage of the free shuttle bus to the suspension bridge or to grouse mountain!

St. Roch Dock

North Vancouver – St. Roch Dock
Small dock on the West side of the large pier.

Granville Island

This gem in the crown of Vancouver is by far the city’s biggest attraction, hosting over 10 million visitors per year. Granville Island is famous for its farmers and public market featuring local artists and performers. This unique & special atmosphere can only be experienced on this little peninsula. There are also several local restaurants, pubs, and a brewery, guaranteed to satisfy every taste.

Granville Island Public Dock

Granville Island
Dock on the East Side of the Ferries

Please note: We do not have customer service reps at our location so please arrive 10 minutes early and wait for the Boat and Captain to arrive.
Should you have any problems finding us please contact us at 778 877 3329