Whistler Day Trip

1 Day

From $69 CAD
Whilster tour, from Vancouver, day trip, day tour, 1 day tour to Whistler


Take our Whistler Day Trip to experience one of the highlight destinations of Western Canada in just a single day! This return trip from Vancouver takes the Sea to Sky Highway, one of the most scenic drives in the world. We’ll stop along the way at 2 waterfalls: 335 m Shannon Falls and Brandywine Falls. Once in Whistler Village, you’ll have 4 hours of free time to go for a hike, explore the village, or try an optional activity before returning to Vancouver in the evening!

2019 DEPARTURE DAYS – from Vancouver

May 20 to September 23:    Mondays, Fridays

What’s included

  • Moose Bus transportation
  • Services of a professional & fun tour guide/driver
  • Pick up and drop off at the door of Vancouver’s best hostels

Travel from Vancouver to Whistler via the scenic Sea to Sky highway and pack a ton of thrills in just one day!


1 day | Departing Vancouver


  • See snow-capped mountains, lush forested islands, and white glaciers along the Sea to Sky Highway
  • Take a short hike to see the thundering 335m high Shannon Falls
  • Cross through Stanley Park and travel over the famous Lions Gate Bridge
  • View dramatic cliffs along the British Columbia coast
  • Stand under the Stawamus Chief, one of the largest granite monoliths in the world
  • Go mountain biking, bungee jumping, or ziplining in Whistler (optional extra)
  • Hike through the forest to see the spectacular Brandywine Falls

Departing Vancouver over the historic Lions Gate Bridge, we'll get great views over Stanley Park, the Burrard Inlet and Vancouver’s skyline before escaping into the mountains. Travelling north, we'll enjoy the impressive scenery of the island-scattered coast line, rugged mountain peaks and white tipped glaciers along the Sea to Sky Highway. Stretch your legs on a short hike at Shannon Falls, stop for views of the Stawamus Chief in Squamish, and enjoy another easy hike to Brandywine Falls. With 4 hours to explore Whistler Village and/or try one or more of the adventure activities, you'll see why this destination is so famous! Optional activities (at a discounted extra cost): hiking, mountain biking, Peak 2 Peak Gondola, bungee jumping, and ziplining. After a full day, we’ll arrive back in Vancouver around 7.30pm.

Dates & Prices

Tours run from May to September each year.
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In just one day in Whistler you can still experience the best of this adventure destination. With 4 hours in the Whistler Village you can try bungee jumping, ziplining, mountain biking and more. The Moose tour offers great of options to make the most of a day trip to Whistler.


Approx.  Price (CAD)


Bungee jump




From $116


TreeTrek Canopy Walk $53 Whistler

Mountain Bike Park 101

(Lesson, rental & sampler ticket, 2hrs)



Peak to Peak Gondola



* Prices shown may not include applicable taxes

Moose Travel offers this single day tour to offer the best experiences of the region for those short on time.

This day tour to Whistler starts and finishes in Vancouver. Here is a list of recommended hostels in Vancouver which are on our pick up and drop off routes.

SameSun Backpackers Vancouver 1018 Granville St, Vancouver www.samesun.com
Hostelling International - Central 1025 Granville St, Vancouver www.hihostels.ca
Hostelling International - Downtown 1114 Burnaby St, Vancouver www.hihostels.ca
Hostelling International - Jericho Beach 1515 Discovery St, Vancouver www.hihostels.ca
The Cambie - Seymour 515 Seymour St, Vancouver www.thecambie.com


Enjoy door to door pick up and drop off at Vancouver's best hostels.

HI Jericho 8:15am 1515 Discovery St, Vancouver
HI Downtown 8:35am

1114 Burnaby St, Vancouver

Cambie - Seymour 8:50am 515 Seymour St, Vancouver
HI Central 9:00am 1025 Granville St, Vancouver
SameSun Vancouver 9:00am 1018 Granville St, Vancouver

The Moose bus can drop you back at any of the listed hostel locations in Vancouver. We aim to return to Vancouver between 7pm - 7:30pm (traffic depending). We suggest not booking tickets for any activities or events in the evening incase of an unexpected late return.

Sector Name Sector Departs From Overnight Destinations En Route Sector Finishes At Sector Length 2019 Departure Date Range Sector Departure Days
Whistler Day Tour Vancouver n/a Vancouver Approx. 10 hours May 20 to Sep 23 Mon, Fri


  1. Bring proper clothing for the tour. The weather in Canada can be unpredictable, and changes in temperature can occur throughout the day depending on location (this is especially true in the mountains or during the spring and fall months elsewhere). Find out what else to bring on our FAQ page.
  2. If possible bring a credit card with you while traveling. Credit cards can be used as identification and for making deposits on rentals if needed.
  3. Don't forget your camera - we will guarantee that you will want to take photos of new friends, beautiful scenery and wild animals!
  4. Book your pre and post departure accommodation in advance. Moose tours pick up and drop off at major hostels in Vancouver. Not sure where to stay? Contact our office for recommendations.
  5. Join our Facebook travel community and hook up with you future bus mates. If you have any questions we can surely answer them there. Possibly peruse some of the pics of passengers past! 
  6. If you have any other questions please visit our Frequently Asked Questions page or contact our office.


10 reviews of “Whistler Day Trip


  1. Whistler Day Trip
    Naim Boutros

    Male, 72, UK
    Hi everyone. Just wonder we would like to take the Whistler day trip we are aged 72 and 68 would we look odd and or laughed at if we take this one, Are the buses or anything else less good on the MOOSe trips compared to others, why are the so much cheaper

  2. Whistler Day Trip
    Lisa Wiget

    Male, 36, Switzerland
    Peak to Peak Gondola was pretty amazing! Beautiful views and nice hiking trails.

    Rating: 5/5

  3. Whistler Day Trip
    Georgina Norris

    female, 23, Canada
    Office staff were quick to respond to any enquiries.

    Rating: 4/5

  4. Whistler Day Trip
    Berty Jones

    Male, 29, Ireland
    Jolene, the guide was perfect! An upbeat and flexible guide. Thanks for a great day out!

    Rating: 4/5

  5. Whistler Day Trip
    Joseph Moore

    Male, 25, England
    Would recommend this tour to Friends.

    Rating: 5/5

  6. Whistler Day Trip
    Sarah Heubner

    female, 26, Denmark
    Great stops and information along the way.

    Rating: 4/5

  7. Whistler Day Trip
    Rebecca McGlashan

    female, 40+, Australia
    Jolene’s experience and passion for her job is obvious. Super friendly.

    Rating: 4/5

  8. Whistler Day Trip
    Thomas Little

    Male, 21-25, United Kingdom
    Our Driver Alana was awesome. Ziptrek was very good and guides, Nicolas and Dan were very informative!

    Rating: 5/5

  9. Whistler Day Trip
    Tess Harmsen

    female, 26-29, Netherlands
    Jolene was so much fun and a really cool lady. Excellent tour.

    Rating: 5/5

  10. Whistler Day Trip
    Marion Hummer-Niedermayr

    female, 26-29, Austria
    Joleen was very friendly, approachable and extremely professional. Thanks Jolene for finding me a spot on the zip-lining when it was so busy.

    Rating: 5/5

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