Why Vancouver?

Vancouver is a dynamic, multicultural city set in a spectacular natural environment. It consistently rates as one of the top 10 meeting and convention destinations year after year, has been voted one of the world's most livable cities, and is the proud host of the 2010 Olympic & Paralympic Winter Games. Consider just a few reasons on why Vancouver consistently generates higher attendance:




Tourism Vancouver strives daily to exceed our customer's expectations. Whether it's through the highly successful Vancouver's Service Edge program or in association with the BestCities Global Alliance, Tourism Vancouver's role is to help make your job as a meeting professional easier and to ensure Vancouver exceeds your expectations. Read first-hand what our clients have to say about their experience with us. >More

Olympic City

The International Olympic Committee selected Vancouver as the Host City for the XXI Winter Games. Athletes and spectators from around the world gathered in Vancouver and the alpine resort of Whistler in 2010 to celebrate the Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games.

Spectacular Setting

Majestic mountains, sparkling ocean, rainforests and beautiful foliage year round makes Vancouver one of the most beautiful cities in the world.

Unlmited Activities

Catering to any interest throughout all four seasons, your delegates can enjoy world class shopping to outdoor adventures, gourmet meals to live entertainment, sporting events, theatre, outstanding sights and attractions - its all in Vancouver.

Gateway to Adventure

With quick and easy access to Whistler Resort, the Canadian Rockies, Victoria, Vancouver Island, and of course, endless water and land sports throughout the year, you can find it all here. Vancouver also is the home port for Alaska cruises May through October.

Excellent Infrastructure

Vancouver International Airport has consistently been rated as one of North America's top airports. Meeting and convention facilities are leading edge and hotel accommodations - which include two AAA Five-Diamond rated properties - range to suit every need. A great walking city - clean, green, safe, and easily accessible!

Superior Service

Vancouver's hotels, restaurants and convention facilities offer outstanding levels of service and product quality. The Vancouver's Service Edge commitment ensures you will experience the very best in customer sales, service and destination marketing support.