Park - Vancouver
|Vanier Park is a very popular spot to fly and watch kites||Activity:
There are a number of reasons you may want to visit Vanier Park on the
south side of English Bay, just west of the Burrard St. bridge:
Kite flying: small kites, big kites, fighter kites, specialty kites.
Vanier Park is just a hop and a skip to Granville Island - Vancouver.
Kitsilano Pool and Beach is just another hop and a skip west of Vanier Park.
It's right on the water so you can see all the boats entering and leaving False Creek.
Age group: All ages.
Expense rating: Free unless you go to the museums.
: Proximity to attractions, and something for everyone. If you've seen enough of kites, you can take a 5 minute walk to Kitsilano Beach, or Granville Island.
Details: Vanier Park is at the North foot of Chestnut St.
Season: All seasons
Educational highlights: Museums
Fun for the adult?: A relaxing place to lay back on the grass and watch the kites soaring in the sky.
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