Departing from Downtown Vancouver (Granville Island) – Enjoy a 3-hour Sunset & Fireworks tour during this year’s Honda Celebration of Light – the annual musical fireworks competition in Vancouver, BC. Escape the crowds and the traffic aboard the 95-passenger Salish Sea catamaran, and watch the world-famous fireworks in a lively social atmosphere with panoramic views from the Pacific ocean.
**Note this is NOT A WHALE WATCHING TOUR**
The cruise includes complimentary catered delights from Savoury Chef.
BC craft beverages are available for purchase. And as an added bonus, this tour is fully carbon offset!
SAT JULY 23 – JAPAN – Akariya Fireworks
Akariya Fireworks strive for absolute safety, equally as much as the best performance.
This team took home 1st place in both the Honda Celebration of Light 2014 and 2017.
WED JULY 27 – CANADA – Midnight Sun Fireworks
Midnight Sun Fireworks is an award winning team of Yukon Pyrotechnicians; passionate about creating unique shows that bring life to the music in their soundtracks.
SAT JULY 30 – SPAIN – Pirotecnia Zaragozana
Founded in 1860, Pirotecnia Zaragozana is one of the most awarded companies in Spain providing you with prestigious, safe and quality shows.
Check out a 3D tour of the Catamaran HERE
*+ Conservation Fees, Fuel Surcharge & Tax. Seasonal pricing may apply.
- The perfect viewing platform and the only one of its kind on the British Columbia coast. This 95 passenger catamaran was engineered and built in Canada with the safety of our guests as priority number one.
- Free photo package will be taken and sent by our Crew on every trip, group photos & firework photos all included.
- 360 degree panoramic views from a 22 ft tall elevated viewing platform means all 95 guests will see farther while we maintain a safe viewing distance.
- Experience spectacular views through floor to ceiling windows. Only a few feet above the water these 10 ft tall glass windows offer unobstructed views.
Prepare For Your Adventure
It gets cold out on the water (trust us!), so we recommend windbreaker jackets, sweaters, long pants, and closed-toe shoes. It’s also a good idea to bring sunglasses, sunscreen, a tight-fitting hat, a camera to capture some memorable moments and, above all, your sense of adventure!
The boat used for this adventure is not wheelchair accessible. If you require assistance, please call us to book.
Granville Island Adventure Centre
1666 Duranleau St, Vancouver, BC V6H 3S2, Canada
Please remember to check-in half an hour before your adventure.
Tours operate rain or shine! Safety is our priority and, in extreme weather conditions or high winds, adventures may be cancelled at the discretion of our qualified crew. We will be in touch should this be the case.
Yes! There is a high chance of seeing orcas, humpbacks, and other types of whale on your tour. Our year-round whale sighting success rate is ~95% (averaged across all of our adventures) with chances being even higher during summer months.
This adventure is covered by our year-round Whale Sighting Guarantee. In the unlikely case, we do not see whales on this adventure, you can join us on another whale watching tour. This guarantee is valid for a lifetime!
The boat we use for this tour is equipped with two airline-style washrooms.
No, our boats are custom-built for whale watching with passengers in mind. Captain and crew will also do their best to minimize the impact of the sea. However, if you are prone to seasickness, we recommend you purchase non-drowsy Gravol from a pharmacy prior to your adventure with us.
Complementary tea, coffee & hot chocolate will be available on board. Light snacks (chips, cookies, chocolate bars) can be purchased with CAD cash. You can also bring your own snacks.
Reservations are definitely recommended. Adventures often sell out and we don’t want you to be disappointed.