We already shared our Top Ten Places to Photograph Vancouver with you, but since we also do night photowalks, it’s only fair to tell you about the best night photography spots in Vancouver, too! Here they are, our top 5 locations for epic long exposure shots. Don’t forget your tripod!

CANADA PLACE

We don’t start our Gastown Night Photowalk at Canada Place for no reason!

Canada Place Best Night Photography Spots
Canada Place Best Night Photography Spots
Canada Place Best Night Photography Spots
Best Night Photography Spots Vancouver

Sunset over Stanley Park, illuminated sails, panoramic views of the Port of Vancouver under a rich blue sky and starburst lights at the Convention Centre – Canada Place at night won’t disappoint!

GASTOWN

With the perfect mixture between old and new, Gastown by night will captivate you with its rich history !

Best Night Photography Spots Vancouver Gastown
Best Night Photography Spots Vancouver Gastown

  Mystical light around the famous steam clock, colourful illuminations, light trails and reflections, Gastown’s cobbled streets are picture perfect, day and night.

GRANVILLE ISLAND 

Golden hour, sunset, blue hour, dark night – Granville Island looks magical in every light!

Best Night Photography spots Vancouver Granville Island
Best Night Photography spots Vancouver Granville Island

Indigo skies, the setting sun under Burrard bridge and illuminations everywhere, Granville Island by night is the place to be for you and your tripod!

OLYMPIC VILLAGE 

Epic views of BC Place, Science World and Vancouver’s neon-lit skyline, shot from the seawall by False Creek.

Best Night Photography Spots Vancouver Olympic Village
Best Night Photography Spots Vancouver Olympic Village

GRANVILLE STREET

A street photographer’s paradise any time of day, Granville Street turns into a night photographer’s heaven when it gets dark and the nightlife begins!

Best Night Photography Spots Vancouver Granville St
Best Night Photography Spots Vancouver Granville St

Street lights, storefronts, neon signs – everything on Granville Street lights up after the sun has set!

In case you’re wondering how we created these super cool starburst lights or light trails in some of the photos, check out our blog to find out (or let us teach you on photowalk!)