The Cherry on Top

Five Places to See Cherry Blossoms in Vancouver

March 1st, 2024

Vancouver during the spring season is a wonderful time to explore nature basked in cherry blossoms. Whether you are strolling through the downtown cityscape in blossom-lined streets or just seeking the most Instagram-worthy shot, here is a list of the most vibrant places in Vancouver to see cherry blossoms.

Burrard SkyTrain Station

Wander below the canopy at Burrard SkyTrain station, just a few blocks from Fairmont Pacific Rim. Every year, Vancouverites flock around this downtown station during the springtime to capture the bright blossoms in the heart of the city.

Stanley Park

Stanley Park is Vancouver’s natural West Coast rainforest, boasting over 400 hectares of luscious greenery. Saunter through various areas of the park including the rose garden and Japanese Canadian War Memorial to sightsee rows of blossoming trees.

David Lam Park

Located in the chic neighbourhood of Yaletown, discover this stunning urban park with views of False Creek. David Lam Park features radiant cherry blossoms during spring time and is also home to several enthralling sculptures nested along the seawall.

Queen Elizabeth Park

Queen Elizabeth Park is situated at an elevation of 125 meters above sea level, making it the tallest point in Vancouver and offering stunning views of the park, downtown, and the North Shore mountains. The park boasts a variety of cherry trees that bloom at different times from early March to late April.

Yew Street in Kitsilano

Kitsilano is a highly sought-after neighborhood in Vancouver, known for its beachside ambience, charming boutique shops, and upscale restaurants. Take a scenic drive down Yew Street to admire the rows of beautiful cherry blossoms.


For the Spa La La La La Lovers

Searching for a revitalizing wellness retreat this spring? Fairmont Pacific Rim is excited to announce our inaugural Wellness Weekend retreat happening from April 5 to 7, 2024. Encounter a renewed version of yourself with activities and experiences designed for a healthier body, soul and mind.

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