Vancouver Vacation Packages
Vancouver, in Southwest Washington, is a city of round and about 160,000 inhabitants.
Olympia, the state capital, is situated about 95 miles (153 kilometers) to the north of Vancouver, while Portland is 8 miles (13 kilometers) to the south.
Put on your hiking shoes and enjoy the nature reserves for which the city is well known. Those who love the outdoors will love the tranquility to be found at Steigerwald Lake National Wildlife Refuge, Lacamas Lake Regional Park and Captain William Clark Regional Park.
Immerse yourself in nature and enjoy the cool shade in tranquil places such as Esther Short Park and popular Parker's Landing Historical Park. These are just two of the excellent green havens that visitors can enjoy in and around Vancouver. Fort Vancouver is one of the few national parks located entirely in an urban setting. It features costumed interpreters and a working blacksmith shop.
When in Vancouver, be sure to visit Ulysses S. Grant House and George C. Marshall House. To learn more about the past, it’s also fun to explore some of the other ancient structures and monuments in Vancouver. Visit the Clark County Historical Museum and discover this area’s fascinating past. One of the premier history museums in the city, it’s a must-visit destination. Another great destination is the Two Rivers Heritage Museum.
Explore the area on foot or by bike using the Waterfront Renaissance Trail, which has more than 5 miles of paved pathways.
Enjoy window shopping and purchase some original souvenirs in the local shopping venues such as Vancouver Farmers Market and Westfield Shopping Mall. Enjoy the atmosphere and browse through the shops at these bustling attractions.
A pleasant way to experience the natural environs of Vancouver is to tee off at one the area’s excellent courses. To experience to this region’s leafier side, book a few holes at Orchard Hills Golf and Country Club and also Tri-Mountain Golf Course.