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About Us

Tourism Richmond is a non-profit, membership - driven destination marketing organization (DMO) that promotes Richmond, British Columbia, Canada as a destination to leisure travelers, meeting planners, travel media and organizations that influence travel. 

The primary mandate of Tourism Richmond is to enhance awareness about our destination through sales and marketing initiatives and by providing excellent visitor and member services. Ultimately, Tourism Richmond's goal is to increase economic activity related to tourism for the City of Richmond and all stakeholders.

Tourism Richmond is British Columbia's fourth largest DMO. Richmond served as an official Venue City for the Vancouver 2010 Olympic Winter Games.

Richmond BC
Richmond is home to the Vancouver International Airport and just 25 minutes from...more
Canada Line Skytrain
The Canada Line Skytrain systems runs throughout central Richmond, allowing easy...more
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Getting Around RichmondMore

Richmond is served by Metro Vancouver’s Translink public transportation system of buses and light, rapid transit, which includes the Canada line train. See additional map for the Canada Line route). A full-day transit DayPass is $9.75. Buses operate between 5 am and 1 am daily and full schedules can be found at translink.com.

Getting to Richmond

If you are flying by Air, you will arrive at the Vancouver International Airport or YVR. If you are travelling by car, Richmond is a 25-minute drive from downtown Vancouver, about the same as it is from the US Border. In total, it’s a three-hour drive from Seattle, four hours to Kelowna and 11 from Calgary.

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All citizens of the United States, Canada, Mexico, Bermuda or the Caribbean are required to present a valid passport when entering the United States at any airport. For land and sea border crossings, you must have a passport or a government-issued I.D. plus proof of citizenship. For more information on document requirements for
Whale Watching with Steveston Seabreeze Adventures
May 5 - June 17, 2016
Departing at 12:00 pm daily April 1st - June 17th, step into the ocean wo...more
Whale Watching with Vancouver Whale Watch
May 5 - June 15, 2016
Departing at 11:00am daily from April 1st - June 15th, your 3 - 5 hour tour tr...more
Panda Market
May 6 - September 11, 2016
The original Summer Night Market in Richmond is back for the vibrant 9th ...more
2016 Steveston Farmers & Artisans Market
May 8 - 22, 2016
Come and enjoy an afternoon at the Steveston Farmers & Artisan Market...more
Panda Market
May 23, 2016
The original Summer Night Market in Richmond is back for the vibrant 9th ...more
Richmond Night Market - Magical Dino Park
May 23, 2016
Richmond Night Market has become an annual tradition and one of the flagship s...more
Whale Watching with Vancouver Whale Watch
June 16 - September 4, 2016
Departing at 11:00am daily from June 16th -Sept 4th, your 3 - 5 hour tour trav...more
Whale Watching with Steveston Seabreeze Adventures
June 18 - August 31, 2016
Departing at 9:00AM & 2:00PM daily June 18th - Aug 31st, step in...more
2016 Steveston Farmers & Artisans Market
June 19 - 26, 2016
Come and enjoy an afternoon at the Steveston Farmers & Artisan Market...more
2016 Steveston Farmers & Artisans Market
July 17 - 31, 2016
Come and enjoy an afternoon at the Steveston Farmers & Artisan Market...more
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