Whistler, British Columbia is one of the most visited destinations in Canada because of the natural beauty of the mountains, the world class dining and shopping and, of course, the recreational activities. It is located less than two hours north of Vancouver and can be easily reached by car, when you choose affordable car rentals. The drive itself is a breathtaking adventure on the Sea to Sky Highway, winding along the coast and up through the mountains. When you reach Whistler, there is the unbelievable skiing, golf courses, hiking, downhill mountain biking and much more. This jewel of Canada is definitely worth a visit.
Sightseeing in Whistler- Places to Visit
A trip to Whistler will be the experience of a lifetime, where you can discover the beauty of the mountains, where winter sports are exciting and diverse, from downhill skiing and snowboarding, to cross country skiing, snowmobile adventures, snowshoeing, heli-skiing and more. Whistler village is also well known for the comfortable tourist accommodations, hotels, outstanding restaurants, designer shops and much more. The natural beauty also features many rivers, lakes, forests and volcanic peaks. Some of the most visited places in Whistler are:
Peak 2 Peak Gondola
Once you have taken the ski lifts, and gondolas to the top of either Whistler, or Black comb mountain, the two ski mountains in the resort, you can enjoy the exhilarating experience ride from the peak of one of the mountains, about 4 kilometers across to the peak of the other mountain. The eleven-minute ride across the valley between the two mountains offers stunning panoramic views of lakes, ski runs surrounding mountain peaks and Whistler Village, from a height that will surely get your heart pumping.
Whistler is renowned in British Columbia for its hiking trails, which wind across the natural, serene environment, around lakes, rivers and mountains. The network of hikesoffers a range of terrain, from easy walking trails, to steeper, more challenging ascents, with splendid views to be enjoyed by tourists all through the year.
A series of activities happens throughout the year in and around Lost Lake, including biking on the valley trails, hiking and swimming, with cross country skiing and snowshoeing in the winter season.
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