Whistlers Visitor Centre

Whistler Visitor Centre

Welcome to Whistler! Whether you are in town for a day trip or an extended vacation, drop in to the Whistler Visitor Centre and speak to one of the friendly and professional team members for up-to-date information on what's happening around town. The knowledgeable staff can assist with everything from accommodation and bus schedules to directions and activity information - just ask!

Whistler Visitor Centre Staff Tips for Winter 2013

Locals TipWith WhistlerBlackcomb having installed two NEW chairlifts you must ride one if not both this winter. Hit up the new Crystal Ridge Express and explore nicely groomed intermediate runs such as 'Rock'n'Roll' and beautiful gladed tree runs like 'In The Spirit'. When its time for re-fueling I suggest you stop by the Crystal Hut for a spectacular view of the valley accompanied by a fully loaded waffle. To share or not to share?
- Debbie, Visitor Centre Agent

Locals TipSpend a fun-filled day in nature at Whistler Olympic Park where you can cross-country ski, try Biathlon, snow-shoe or toboggan and enjoy a healthy lunch at the Brandywine Cafe. If you book a package a shuttle can pick you up at various hotels in Whistler at around 9:00 AM and bring you back to the Village by 4:00 PM. Or spend Wednesday evenings there (an extra shuttle leaves the Village at around 5:00 PM) - cheese fondue is on the menu Wednesday nights! The Callaghan Valley is definitely my favorite winter wonderland. - Janice, Visitor Centre Agent

Locals TipFor a great ski day head up to 7th Heaven on Blackcomb Mountain and get fresh powder from the night before. Once lunch time hits you can head down to the Glacier Creek Lodge for a quick bite. Then jump on the PEAK 2 PEAK Gondola to go to Whistler Mountain and enjoy the views! To end your great day head down the famous Dave Murray Downhill and relax with après at Dusty’s Bar and Grill in Creekside.
- Carmen, Visitor Centre Agent

The Whistler Golf Course cart trail is now open to the public for walking. Dogs are allowed on leash only - this is strictly enforced. - Renee, Visitor Centre Agent

Whistler Visitor Centre Services

The Whistler Visitor Centre is Whistler’s official resource for all in-resort information (activities, dining, accommodation and transportation). The Visitor Centre offers a range of products and provides quick, accurate and friendly service.

  • Brochures, maps, guide books
  • Accommodations and Activity Booking
  • Information on local events, dining options, shops, sightseeing and more
  • Personal Wifi Hotspots for daily rental
  • Whistler Transit bus schedules and tickets
  • Pacific Coach Lines Shuttle Bus Bookings
  • British Columbia information
  • Bear Smart souvenirs
  • Postage – Single Canadian, International and US stamps
  • Calling cards

BC Travel Planning

As well as up-to-date information on everything Whistler has to offer, the Whistler Visitor Centre is the first point of reference for tourists to gather information about other communities in the beautiful province of British Columbia. Guests are welcome to come in and explore a wide range of information on accommodations, tours, events, recreational opportunities, parks and other provincial destinations. The staff are both knowledgeable and resourceful, ready to assist visitors and community members alike with their travel planning.

Drop in for advice, or if you prefer Whistler Visitor Centre agents are also availabe to answer questions by phone and email.


December - April Sunday to Thursday 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Friday & Saturday 8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Daily 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Daily 8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Daily 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM

Contact the Whistler Visitor Centre

Phone: 1.604.935.3357 | Toll-Free: 1.877.991.9988
Email: activity@tourismwhistler.com

Where is the Whistler Visitor Centre?

The Whistler Visitor Centre is located at 4230 Gateway Drive Whistler, adjacent to the bus and taxi loop. View Visitor Centre on Google Maps

Parking is available outside the Centre for a small fee, or you can park for free in Lot 4 and 5.

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