privilege pass offers



Congratulations, you have successfully completed the 2017 Tourism Challenge and have earned your 2017/2018 Privilege Pass.

As a Privilege Pass member you have earned the opportunity to enjoy a variety of exclusive benefits from our prize partners. Your pass is valid from June 1, 2017 until April 30, 2018, with some restrictions around holidays and special events.

Understand that this Pass is a Privilege and is the property of the Vancouver Attractions Group and the Hotel Association of Vancouver. Abuse of the offers presented or inappropriate behavior while enjoying the benefits may result in the loss of these privileges.  Please note and RESPECT usage restrictions and black out dates.

Check out these fantastic offers and opportunities from some of our Prize Partners:

Helijet -  Privilege Pass Holders + one guest, travelling together, are eligible for Stand-by Travel for $75 (incl tax & fees) per person each way on any Helijet scheduled service. Visit for details

Harbour Air - Enjoy a $30 per person STAND BY base fare for all privilege pass holders on any Harbour Air or Whistler Air scheduled service flight or scenic tour. Privilege Pass holders may bring one guest, who is available to travel with the Privilege Pass Holder.  Additional proof of employment or volunteer connection may be required, please bring along staff id, business card or letter from the organization you volunteer with

Forbidden Vancouver - 2 for 1 on all walking tours using the promo code VANPASSPORT when booking tickets online. Privilege pass must be shown at the tour start point.

Cycle City Tours - Enjoy a 20% discount on rentals and tours, June 1,  2017 - April 30, 2018. Advance booking required, visit for tour information and rental rates. 

Bard on the Beach Buy one get one free ticket offer for a Bard Mainstage performance of Much Ado About Nothing or The Winter’s Tale. Only one ticket per Privilege Pass holder, valid for an A or B zone seat. Companion ticket must be used for the same performance and zone as the paid ticket. Valid until July 10, 2017, subject to availability and can't be used for Special performances. Call the Box Office for availability and pricing information- 604-739-0559.

Pacific Coach Lines - enjoy 50% discount from Vancouver downtown to/from Whistler Village. Please book online at and enter promo code tourchallenge17. Advance reservations required. 

Manning Park Lodge - a great place to relax and rejuvenate after a long day of skiing or hiking outdoors. The Resort facilities include the Pinewoods Restaurant, Bear’s Den Pub and the Loon Lagoon pool and fitness facility – Enjoy 15% off accommodation rates in the Lodge, excluding weekends from June 25-September 5th, 2016.

Vancouver Water Adventures 604-736-5155- 1812 Boatlift Lane or Kitsilano Beach – Enjoy 50% off of a 2 hour kayak or paddleboard rental valid Monday – Friday. 

McArthurGlen Designer Outlet Vancouver Airport - 604-231-5525 – 7899 Templeton Station Road, Richmond – Voted the Best Outlet Centre at the MAPIC Awards, McArthurGlen Designer Outlet Vancouver Airport is located just 3 minutes from the airport and 20 minutes from Downtown. With Armani, Coach, Guess, Michael Kors and many more for up to 70% less all year round, plus tempting cafés and restaurants, McArthurGlen is the city’s premier fashion destination for label lovers. Present your privilege pass at our Guest Services to receive a Fashion Passport for an additional 10% discount at select stores. Open: Monday to Saturday: 10:00am – 9:00pm; Sunday: 10:00am – 7:00pm.

Hostelling International - Enjoy 15% savings with HOSTELLING INTERNATIONAL at HI-Whistler on all room types, subject to availability. Book at 1.866.762.4122. Please mention TPASS2017 to get rate. Must show tourism passport at check-in. Valid until November 30th, 2017 and is good for a maximum of 7 nights except July 14-17 and August 11-12, 18-19. Discount is available on HI Member or Non Member rates and cannot be combined with any other offer. Visit for further details on the hostel.Visit for further details on the hostel.

Cantrail Coach Lines Ltd  - 604-294-5541 - Special rate or offer valid from June 1, 2017 – April 30, 2018 -

Vancouver – Seattle return fare $66.00
Vancouver – Seattle one way fare $37.00 -
Reservations Required.

Prince of Whales Whale Watching - Enjoy 50% off the new Half Day Whale Watching Adventures or the Ultimate Day Tour to Victoria.    Must be booked no earlier than 24 hours in advance. Based on availability. Some restrictions and blackout dates apply.

Canadian Outback Rafting Company - Whitewater Rafting valid April 30th-September 24th, 2017. Industry Rate: 20% off for you and one friend. Subject to availability. Please call Canadian Outback Rafting on 1-866-565-8735 to book. Please check us out at for more information. 

Vancouver Trolley - 604-801-5515 – Join our Hop-on Hop-off sightseeing tour and discover the city of Vancouver. Hop on our charming replica San Francisco-style trolleys for a world of fun, information and excitement.  NOT AVAILABLE FRIDAY OR SATURDAY.

Vancouver Foodie Tours -  Vancouver Foodie Tours is the #1 rated tour company in Vancouver on TripAdvisor. We offer food tasting and cultural walking tours, introducing visitors to one-of-a-kind dishes that define Vancouver's vibrant culinary scene. Guests indulge in a feast for their eyes, belly and mind, tasting signature dishes at award winning restaurants and food shops. This is a city walking tour that provides a great introduction to Vancouver's history, culture, and architecture. This is the best way to experience Vancouver! Enjoy a 20% discount for the popular Gastronomic Gastown Tour. Please book online at and enter coupon code PrivilegePass.

Vancouver Photowalks: Grab your camera and enjoy a 20% discount on any regular photowalk in the calendar. Not valid for the Art Deco photowalk. Please book online and enter coupon code 2017vtchallenge to redeem. Advance booking required.

Vancouver TheatreSports™ League - 604-738-7013 – The Improv Centre, Granville Island - Buy one admission and get one free! Vancouver’s favourite improv comedy shows. Experience the laughter of TheatreSports™ in a variety of formats during the week where “you” the audience make suggestions for the improvisers to perform from. Not valid in conjunction with any other offer or special events. Wednesday-Thursday 7:30pm & 9:15pm, Friday & Saturday 11:15pm (19+ only), and Sunday 7:30pm (Facility Fee - $1.50 not included will be collected at the door).

Sea to Sky Scuba - Enjoy 15% off all rental gear incl tanks or 10% off intro courses  Call (604) 990-3483 or check the web site

The Vancouver Symphony Orchestra The Vancouver Symphony Orchestra performs Classical, Pops, matinees, concerts for children and families, and delivers extensive educational programs to the community. The VSO performs to over 200,000 people each season in many venues around the Lower Mainland, and they invite Privilege Pass holders to enjoy “Section 1” or best available seating at its Goldcorp Masterworks Gold, Air Canada Masterworks Diamond and Musically Speaking series concerts, for just $15 each, to a  maximum of two tickets. Tickets can be booked up to two weeks in advance of the concert. Tickets must be picked up in person at the concert Box Office at the Orpheum, on the corner of Smithe and Seymour, beginning two hours before concert start time. You must present your Privilege Pass and ID to collect your tickets. Check out concert dates and times at the VSO website:

Vancouver Opera - 2017-2018 season includes an entire year of operas featuring Puccini’s Turandot in the fall, Donizetti’s L'elisir d'amore in the winter, and concluding with the 2018 Vancouver Opera Festival in the spring with Tchaikovsky’s Eugene Onegin and the much anticipated Vancouver premiere of The Overcoat: an Opera. Privilege Pass holders are eligible for a 20% discount on purchases of weeknight tickets for shows in Vancouver Opera's 2017-2018 season, subject to availability. To book, call 604-683-0222 AFTER September 1st 2017 and quote "Tourism Passport". Maximum two tickets per passport holder.

The Cultch - 20% off tickets for The Cultch’s 17-18 season (excludes Little Dickens: The Daisy Theatre, East Van Panto, and rentals). Valid for A seats. Use promo code PASSPORT online at or call 604.251.1363.
Visit for the full lineup!


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