Vancouver

Vancouver occupies a pretty enviable spot in the world. Blessed with miles of coastline, lush vegetation and crowned by the North Shore Mountains, it's hard to be there and not stop at some point and be amazed by what you see.
Photo: Thom Quine, CC BY 2.0.

Popular Destinations

The is the heart of Vancouver's downtown and contains the city's Financial District, the Granville Entertainment district, and many of its hotels, clubs and historical buildings. Photo: magnusl3d, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Kitsilano, South Granville and Granville Island form most of the northern part of the Vancouver west side. Photo: Jmabel, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The of Vancouver is one of the most popular places to hang out in the city. Photo: Shaundd, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Gastown and Chinatown are in the east end of downtown Vancouver between the and . Photo: Shaundd, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Notable Places in the Area

Stadium
is a multi-purpose stadium located at the north side of , in Vancouver, , Canada. Photo: Yvrphoto, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Stadium
is a multi-purpose arena located at 800 Griffiths Way in the of Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. Photo: Hucul002, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Museum
The is an art museum in Vancouver, , Canada. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

Park
Queen Elizabeth Park is a 130-acre municipal park located in Vancouver, , . Photo: Craig Nagy, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Destinations

Commercial Drive-Hastings Park makes up part of "East Vancouver". Photo: Shaundd, CC BY-SA 4.0.

encompasses the established neighbourhood of Yaletown and the still-developing area of Southeast False Creek. Photo: Thom Quine, CC BY 2.0.

is a district in the west side of Vancouver occupying a pretty spot at the tip of the Point Grey peninsula. Photo: Shaundd, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Mount Pleasant-South Main is a district of Vancouver south of 6th Ave. Photo: Shaundd, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Vancouver South covers the southern portion of Vancouver. Photo: Shaundd, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Localities in the Area

Neighborhood
is the original settlement that became the core of the creation of Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. Photo: Jennie Robinson, CC BY 2.0.

Neighborhood
is a peninsula and shopping district in Vancouver, , Canada. Photo: Zhatt, Public domain.

Neighborhood
, South Granville and Granville Island form most of the northern part of the Vancouver west side. Photo: Flying Penguin, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Vancouver

Latitude
49.2609° or 49° 15' 39.1" north
Longitude
-123.114° or 123° 6' 50.2" west
Open Location Code
84XR7V6P+8C
Population
604,000
IATA airport code
YVR
United Nations Location Code
CA VAN
Elevation
70 metres (230 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 52553466
Geo­Names ID
6173331
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Also Known As

  • Afar: Vankuver
  • Afrikaans: Vancouver
  • Albanian: Vancouver
  • Albanian: Vankuvër
  • Amharic: ቫንኩቨር
  • Arabic: Vancouver
  • Arabic: فانكوفر
  • Arabic: فنكوفر
  • Aragonese: Vancouver
  • Armenian: Վանկուվեր
  • Asturian: Vancouver
  • Azerbaijani: Vankuver
  • Bashkir: Ванкувер
  • Basque: Vancouver
  • Belarusian: Ванкувер
  • Belarusian: Ванкувэр
  • Bengali: ভ্যাঙ্কুভার
  • Bengali: ভ্যানকুভার
  • Bosnian: Vancouver
  • Bosnian: Vankuver
  • Breton: Vancouver
  • Bulgarian: Ванкувър
  • Burmese: ဗန်ကူးဗားမြို့
  • Burmese: ဗန်ခူးဗာမြို့
  • Catalan: Vancouver
  • Catalan: Vancúver
  • Cebuano: Vancouver
  • Chechen: Ванкувер
  • Chinese: Vancouver
  • Chinese: 咸水埠
  • Chinese: 温哥华
  • Chinese: 溫哥華
  • Chinese: 溫哥華市
  • Chinese: 雲埠
  • Chinese: 雲高華
  • Cornish: Vancouver
  • Corsican: Vancouver
  • Croatian: Vancouver
  • Croatian: Vankuver
  • Czech: Vancouver
  • Danish: Vancouver
  • Dimli (individual language): Vancouver
  • Dutch: Vancouver
  • Egyptian Arabic: فانكوفر
  • Egyptian Arabic: ڤانكوڤر
  • English: City of Vancouver
  • Erzya: Ванкувер ош
  • Esperanto: Vancouver
  • Esperanto: Vankuvero
  • Estonian: Vancouver
  • Faroese: Vancouver
  • Finnish: Vancouver
  • French: Vancouver
  • Galician: Vancouver
  • Georgian: ვანკუვერი
  • German: Vancouver
  • Greek: Βανκούβερ
  • Guarani: Vangúve
  • Gujarati: વેંકૂવર
  • Hakka Chinese: Vûn-kô-fà
  • Hausa: Vancouver
  • Hebrew: ונקובר
  • Hindi: वांकूवर
  • Hindi: वैंकूवर
  • Hungarian: Vancouver
  • Icelandic: Vancouver
  • Ido: Vancouver
  • Indonesian: Vancouver
  • Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association): Vancouver
  • Interlingue: Vancouver
  • Irish: Vancouver, An Cholóim Bhriotanach
  • Irish: Vancouver
  • Italian: Vancouver
  • Japanese: バンクーバー
  • Japanese: バンクーバー市
  • Japanese: ヴァンクーヴァー
  • Japanese: 晩香坡
  • Javanese: Vancouver
  • Kalaallisut: Vancouver
  • Kannada: ವಾಂಕೂವರ್
  • Kannada: ವ್ಯಾನ್ ಕೋವರ್
  • Kara-Kalpak: Vankuver
  • Kazakh: Ванковер
  • Kazakh: Ванкувер, Б.К.
  • Kazakh: Ванкувер, БК
  • Kazakh: Ванкувер, Британдық Колумбия
  • Kazakh: Ванкувер
  • Kazakh: Ванкувер БК
  • Kazakh: Ванкувер Канада
  • Kazakh: Ванкувер қаласы
  • Khmer: វ៉ាន់ខូវឺ
  • Kirghiz: Ванкувер
  • Komi-Permyak: Ванкувер
  • Korean: 밴쿠버
  • Korean: 밴쿠우버
  • Korean: 뱅쿠버
  • Korean: 벤쿠버
  • Korean: 벵쿠버
  • Kurdish: Vancouver
  • Kurdish: Venkûver
  • Ladino: Vancouver
  • Latin: Vancouver
  • Latin: Vancuverium
  • Latvian: Vankūvera
  • Literary Chinese: 溫哥華
  • Lithuanian: Vancouver
  • Lithuanian: Vankuveris
  • Lithuanian: Vankūveris
  • Lombard: Vancouver
  • Luxembourgish: Vancouver
  • Macedonian: Ванкувер
  • Malagasy: Vancouver
  • Malay: Vancouver
  • Malayalam: വാൻകൂവർ
  • Marathi: व्हँकुव्हर
  • Marathi: व्हँकूव्हर
  • Marathi: व्हानकूवर
  • Marathi: व्हॅनकुवर
  • Marathi: व्हॅनकूवर
  • Min Dong Chinese: Vancouver
  • Min Nan Chinese: Vancouver
  • Mongolian: Ванкувер
  • Norwegian: Vancouver
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Vancouver
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Vancouver
  • Occitan (post 1500): Vancouver
  • Old English (ca. 450-1100): Vancouver
  • Oriya: ଭାଙ୍କୁଭର
  • Oriya: ଭାଙ୍କୋଭର
  • Ossetian: Ванкувер
  • Panjabi: ਵੈਂਕੂਵਰ
  • Panjabi: ਵੈਨਕੂਵਰ
  • Pennsylvania German: Vancouver
  • Persian: ونکور
  • Persian: ونکوور
  • Persian: ونکوور، بریتیش کلمبیا
  • Picard: Vancouver
  • Piemontese: Vancouver
  • Polish: Vancouver
  • Portuguese: Vancouver
  • Portuguese: Vancôver
  • Quechua: Vancouver
  • Romanian: Vancouver, Canada
  • Romanian: Vancouver
  • Russian: Vancouver
  • Russian: Ванкувер
  • Sardinian: Vancouver
  • Scots: Vancouver
  • Scottish Gaelic: Vancouver
  • Serbian: Vancouver
  • Serbian: Ванкувер
  • Serbo-Croatian: Vancouver
  • Serbo-Croatian: Vankuver
  • Sicilian: Vancouver
  • Silesian: Vancouver
  • Sinhala: වැන්කුවර්
  • Slovak: Vancouver
  • Slovenian: Vancouver
  • Somali: Vancouver
  • South Azerbaijani: ونکوور
  • Spanish: Ciudad de Vancouver
  • Spanish: Vancouver
  • Spanish: Vancouver-Garibaldi
  • Spanish: Vancouver British Columbia
  • Spanish: Vancouver Columbia Britanica
  • Spanish: Vancouver Columbia Británica
  • Spanish: Vancouver Garibaldi
  • Spanish: Vancuver
  • Spanish: Vancúver
  • Swahili: Vancouver
  • Swedish: Vancouver
  • Swedish: Vancover
  • Tagalog: Vancouver
  • Tajik: Ванкувер
  • Tamil: வாங்கூவர்
  • Tamil: வான்கூவர்
  • Tatar: Ванкувер
  • Telugu: వాంకోవర్
  • Thai: Vancouver
  • Thai: แวนคูเวอร์
  • Tibetan: ཝན་ཁུ་ཝེར།
  • Tok Pisin: Vancouver
  • Turkish: Vancouver
  • Turkmen: Wankower
  • Twi: Vancouver
  • Uighur: Wankuwér
  • Uighur: ۋانكۇۋېر
  • Ukrainian: Ванкувер
  • Urdu: وینکوور
  • Uzbek: Vancouver
  • Uzbek: Vankuver
  • Venetian: Vancouver
  • Veps: Vankuver
  • Vietnamese: Van-cu-vơ
  • Vietnamese: Vancouver
  • Volapük: Vancouver
  • Waray (Philippines): Vancouver
  • Welsh: Vancouver
  • Western Armenian: Վանկուվեր
  • Western Frisian: Fankoever
  • Western Frisian: Fankûver
  • Western Frisian: Vancouver
  • Western Panjabi: وینکوور
  • Wu Chinese: 温哥华
  • Yakut: Ванкувер
  • Yoruba: Vancouver
  • Yue Chinese: Vancouver
  • Yue Chinese: 咸水埠
  • Yue Chinese: 温哥華
  • Yue Chinese: 溫哥華
  • Yue Chinese: 溫高華
  • Yue Chinese: 雲高華
  • Yue Chinese: 鹹水埠
  • Wankuwer

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