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Vancouver Lookout

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Address: 555 West Hastings Street, Vancouver, British Columbia V6B 4N4, Canada
Phone Number: 604-689-0421
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Description: Your Vancouver sightseeing experience starts at the Vancouver Lookout...
Your Vancouver sightseeing experience starts at the Vancouver Lookout!!! Where else can you enjoy a 360 degree aerial view of Vancouver, "the most beautiful city in the world"? Your adventure starts with a 40 second glass elevator ride, whisking you 170metres (450ft) skyward to our panoramic observation deck. Enjoy vies of cosmopolitan Vancouver, historic Gastown and bustling Coal Harbour. Past. Present. Future. Multi-lingual guest service members provide complimentary guided tours with fascinating facts about Vancouver's history, infrastructure, local community, current trends and future expansion. Our iconic Vancouver attraction tops the Harbour Centre complex, a recognizable landmark in the heart of downtown.
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You get a fantastic view of Vancouver and it's unique location from here. Including the landings and take offs of the many seaplanes

4 of 5 starsReviewed September 1, 2015
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Burnaby, Canada
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28 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 NEW

We visited with out of town guests and were pleasantly surprized how neat it was to see the city from so high. I've seen some reviews that said it's not so good anymore because of newer higher buildings, and despite working downtown for 25 years, I was impressed with the view and how far we could see. Our day was... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 NEW

Incredible views of the city and North Vancouver. Menu price changes over the course of the day. We had mussels and chilled white wine, late aftrenoon! Recommend to anyone

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Copenhagen Region, Denmark
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 NEW

You get a fantastic view of Vancouver and it's unique location from here. Including the landings and take offs of the many seaplanes

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Southlake, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015 NEW

Wish I had gone here first. Would have helped us get our bearings and decide what we should see first. Only had a week in Vancouver and we didn't get to everything on our list. Another visit is needed.

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Brisbane, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2015 NEW

Not the highest building in the world - in fact far from it. However, it was high enough to serve the purpose. The glass elevator takes you to the top and then you are free to walk the circumference of the tower. Well worth a visit on a clear day.

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Macclesfield, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015 NEW

woweeeeeee ask the group or couple before you to take their photo then they will take yours and the best to get the view one photo from the right another from the left

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Des Moines, Iowa
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015

If you want to locate a site from above, the observation deck has many points labeled. This lookout is not nearly as high as the space needle in Seattle so you can see things more clearly. The telescopes are free.

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Welwyn Garden City, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015

Perfect views (and we were very lucky with the weather - perfect clear day; views to the mountains in Washington state, to Victoria Island, over the harbour; back towards the Rockies wonderful. Not to be the same on a (typical?) Vancouver rainy day.... You need the clear weather! Not much beyond info plates at each window - not an interactive... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015

The most beautiful view of Vancouver. We thoroughly enjoyed going up the elevator to the very top. The view is awesome. Downtown, the harbor all within your view. Awesome!

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Melbourne, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015

Magnificent view to be experienced encompassing the whole of Vancouver. We enjoyed a cup of tea as we rotated around. Don't pay for the observation deck and go straight to the restaurant for a drink and the view.

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