The local waters around Vancouver offers a place of natural beauty teaming with marine life which may have held a special place of significance for the deceased.
You do not need a licence to spread ashes in tidal coastal waters off of the British Columbia.
Scattering Ashes ..
- Unique Setting
- Secluded Locations
- Truely Memorable
- Close to wildlife
Celebrating a Life ..
Burials at sea are a great way to give a loved one a really nice send-off. At this personal time, what better way to celebrate their life than on the ocean with your closest family or friends.
When renting a boat from Granville Island Boat Rentals convenient downtown location, you can reach many amazing locations such as English Bay, Stanley Park, Howe Sound, Deep Cove and Indian Arm in no time for the perfect spot to give their loved one the burial at sea they deserve.
Once you are at the special location loved ones often toss flowers or petals as a final tribute to the Burial at Sea. This would also be a lovely time for some pre arranged music to be played or a poem to be read in memory of your loved one.
Granville Island Boat Rentals understands the significance of this special occasion and want to ensure your day is as hassle-free as possible. Reservations can be made in advance either by phone or through our website so can choose which of our 3 different size boats will be best for you. More information on boat sizes, specs and rental rates can be found by clicking here ..
The day of your boat rental reservation we ask that you arrive 15 minutes before to go through everything you need to know. No licence is needed to rent a boat at Granville Island Boat Rentals and our boat rental staff will also show you maps of the area so you can choose the best spot for your Burial at Sea.
Below are 2 of the most popular boating adventures we recommend to our customers. Create your trip ..
2-3hr Round Trip1. English Bay 2. Stanley Park 10. Lighthouse Park 11. Snug Cove 12. Cool Homes 13. Seal Colony
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The driver of the boat must be 21 years of age or older and fluent in English.[/vc_column_text][/vc_accordion_tab]
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The fuel, tax and insurance ($10 per driver) are not included in the hourly rate.[/vc_column_text][/vc_accordion_tab]
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No .. we provide you with a free one day boating license when you rent with us.[/vc_column_text][/vc_accordion_tab]