Settle into the lively rhythm of one of the most spectacular cities in the world – Vancouver, Canada. From skiing on the local mountains in the morning to walking on the seawall or beach the same evening, a wide range of enriching experiences await you. Enjoy the diversity and vibrancy of life that this modern city has to offer though its close proximity to the mountains and the sea.
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Pacific Standard Time
Canadian Dollar (CAD)
Above-average rainfall, a mild winter and a warm, pleasant summer.
For entry requirements regarding travel visas for Canada, contact Immigration Canada at 1-888-242-2100 (in Canada) or visit their website at www.cic.gc.ca. For travellers outside Canada, please contact the nearest Canadian Embassy, High Commission or consulate in your region.
All persons entering Canada must fill out a declaration for Canada Customs. Each visitor over the age of 19 may import, duty free, a maximum of 40 ounces (1.1 litres) of liquor or wine, or 288 ounces (8.5 litres) of beer or ale, up to 50 cigars, 200 cigarettes and 8 ounces (200 grams) of tobacco.
The following rates serve only as a guideline:
5% GST is applicable for most transactions, while an additional 7% PST is levied on accommodation and souvenirs as well as 10% PST for alcoholic beverages.
For guest accommodation, there is a Destination Marketing Fee (DMF) of 1.3% of the room rate and Municipal & Regional District Tax (MRDT) of 2% of the room rate plus the DMF.
Ambulance, Fire and Police: 911
110V, 60Hz. For visitors from other countries, an adaptor may be required for electrical appliances.