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A Handy Guide For Travelers To Whistler, Canada

Wednesday, April 17th, 2013

What about a nice and charming little town for your next vacation trip? Consider that more than two million people visit this attractive resort town annually, so it has numerous attractions waiting for vacationers to enjoy. Whistler is this amazing little place located in British Columbia, Canada. A great ski resort situated at Blackcomb Mountain, an incredible bike park and tons of attractions are the main reasons to visit Whistler.

On this page, you will find some interesting and practical points about this great vacation spot, which includes some things to do, great places to visit, terrific and helpful suggestions for visitors and just one of many great lodging options. Continue reading and discover the best ideas and facts about this magnificent getaway.

If you’re planning on staying in one of many Whistler vacation rentals, you are having an excellent idea. And when you are traveling with your family or a large group, a vacation cabin in Whistler could be a very good option,  not just because a vacation home offer more space but also you’ll have more seclusion. At an Whistler vacation rental you will feel just like at home, but with a variety of amenities that will make your vacation a memorable experience.

Being bored is not a possibility when staying at a Whistler bed and breakfast. Although winter activities are more popular in the area, those visiting Whistler during summer needn’t worry. Mountain biking, glacier skiing, and bear viewing are some of the options for summer adventurers.

Alpine skiing is perhaps the main reason why many travelers choose Whistler as their getaway destination. The Blackcomb and Whistler mountains offer extraordinary skiing conditions and a school for adults is accessible with private and group lessons. Book a Whistler vacation home rental and experience it yourself.

Garibaldi Provincial Park is a wilderness perfect option for those who love hiking, from just one or two hours to one or two days. It consists of many steep, rugged mountains, many of which are capped by glaciers. Raw and uncompromised backcountry, alpine meadows and glaciated heights are awaiting for outdoor lovers.

A unique way to experience the beauty of the Whistler area is by a ziptrek eco-tour. If you’re an avid adventurer that likes adrenaline filled activities you will love this 10 cable zipline tour. The tour area boasts 7 suspension bridges, 2 rigid aerial bridges, 10 treetop viewing platforms and a total of 10 ziplines. Book now a Whistler cabin rental and discover the options.

When visiting a Whistler summer rental make sure to take a trip to the Adventure Zone in the Blackcomb Mountain. This incredible place is full of fun for both adults and kids, with a batter up batting cage, a Little Mountain Golf Centre and Kiss the Sky Bungee Trampolines among many other things.

Those who love biking will enjoy Whistler Mountain Bike Park. And this amazing complex is not just for those experienced mountain bikers. If you are thinking about having your first mountain bike trip, please, think about this great park. It is a little pricey but worth the cost. There are over 50 trails to discover and enjoy.

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Whistler vacation house: Our Whistler Family Chalet is a very comfortable four bedroom (sleeps 6 -8 with kids) house with 3 bathrooms – your home away from home! We also like to use our place and make sure that it is kept well maintained and ready for you. The living room has a vaulted wood ceiling, cable TV with a DVD and video player and a wood burning fireplace. It also has a wonderful window seat just perfect for some relaxing reading and a view of the ski runs on Whistler Mountain. The family room aso has a vaulted wood ceiling, a heated cork floor and large comforable couches that can accomodate up to 10 people. There is a 36 TV/DVD with cable, foosball table (everyone seems to love this for some apres-ski competition!) and a small loft with a playstation – perfect for teenagers to escape. We also have lots of board games for after skiing. The family room is totally seperate from the bedrooms allowing kids (or others) to go to bed early without being disturbed! The kitchen is fully equipped with granite countertops and heated slate floor. The dining table expands to seat 10 (chairs for 10). Our place has good parking and the back entrance is only 6 steps down to the door!. For more information and photos, please take a closer look at property ID#95492 at