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Bed & Breakfasts
Serving legendary B&B memories for over 30 years! With our true west coast hospitality, experience inviting “THEME” rooms with cozy featherbeds, private guest living room with wood fireplace to our signature breakfasts with homemade jams/syrups. Plus even a former National Ski Team coach in-house! Feel pampered in our outdoor hot tub and savor a wholesome breakfast with nutrition and organics in mind. Just one mile to ski lifts, village restaurants, and shops. DISCOUNT equipment rentals. Great trailside location! Our motto: “May those who arrive as guests, leave as friends!” OR choose our convenient Golden DreamsTown Plaza village condo location. Fully equipped studio and one bedroom units in Deer/Eagle Lodges. Village lifts and restaurants at your doorstep, People watch from your private balcony overlooking the famous Whistler Village stroll or cozy up by your gas fireplace. Full kitchen, washer/dryer, mtn lodge decor, quality linens and more! Find both locations on AirBnB.
Museums & Heritage Sites, Sightseeing, Wineries & Wine Tours
EV TOURS private tours in Victoria, BC, Vancouver Island, and Salt Spring Island. Butchart Gardens by way of country roads, city tours, historical tours. We provide wine tasting tours in different wine regions on Vancouver Island: Cowichan Valley, Saanich peninsula, Salt Spring Island. Customized tours. Welcome cruise ship passengers. See the city of Victoria, nature, history and culture with knowledgable, professional local guides. We provide comfortable, safe transportation service and will pick you up at your hotel or port of entry. We service small groups and large groups. All private tours. We specialize in creating and providing tailored private day tours in Victoria, BC and on Vancouver Island. We offer family, friends and corporate groups customized tours to suite number of people, schedule, pace and interests. Visit us on our website. Book directly online or contact us by email or phone. We’ll create a tour designed specifically for you.
Wineries & Wine Tours
We specialize in fun, and memorable private wine tours and tours where you can join others. Enjoy the very best Kelowna, Lake Country, Summerland, Naramata, Okanagan Falls, Oliver and Osoyoos Wine Tours. We pride ourselves on providing an exceptional personal service, with tours tailored to our guests interests, and occasion. Our flexibility sets us apart: accommodating parties of all sizes; at various times, and offering a variety of delicious food options. We do everything to give you the day you deserve. We have built an energetic, and charming team of like minded easy going, fun loving, Okanagan wine fanatics. All of them committed to delivering the best experience to our guests.
Art Galleries, Sightseeing
Castlegar Sculpturewalk is an annual exhibition of outdoor sculptures, located on a pleasant walking tour in downtown Castlegar. Viewers are encouraged to vote for their favourite sculpture via ballot – the winner of the People’s Choice award is purchased by the City for the permanent collections. All of the artworks are available for sale or lease. Sculpturewalk 2016 features 31 sculptures from local and international artists. Ballots/maps are located in red ballot boxes along the route (the start of the route is at the Kootenay Market (635 Columbia Avenue), though you can begin the walk from anywhere. Ballots/maps are also available at the Castlegar Chamber of Commerce, City Hall, or the Kootenay Gallery.
Art Galleries, Attractions, Shopping
Legendary Canadian artist and naturalist Robert Bateman has spent a lifetime painting the natural world and animals from all over the world. Come explore seven decades of his inspiring work in our gallery, and experience nature’s beautiful animals up close. Our new temporary gallery space shows an ever-changing variety of exhibits, so there is always something new to explore! At the Robert Bateman Gallery Shop you will find a selection of Robert Bateman’s books, prints and gifts, along with art by local artists.
We have Canada’s largest selection of rental motorcycle, scooters and bicycles. We are open all year round. We provide a fun and exciting service and have been operating since 1991. We have everything for your two wheeled adventure! Travel to the Rockies on a motorcycle or cruise around Dallas Road on a bicycle or scooter
The Mission of Victoria Carriage Tours is to provide an unforgettable horse-drawn carriage experience for our customers. This will be accomplished by providing our customers with a high degree of quality in our carriages, uniforms, decorations, and other amenities and extras. Key to our success will be our professional, courteous, and informative drivers and tour guides.
Biking, Paddling, Sightseeing, Whale Watching
YOUR ONE STOP SHOP FOR EVERYTHING ADVENTURE ON SALT SPRING ISLAND. We offer kayaking, whale watching & sightseeing tours, paddle boarding & bike rentals! The Salt Spring Adventure Co. Ltd. is less about making a living and more about living the dream! We put all our energy into making our tours as fulfilling and rewarding as possible. Whether it’s whale watching in our top-of-the-line 12-passenger Zodiac, kayaking through beautiful marine reserves, paddle boarding on a placid lake or harbour, or an epic bike ride around the island, everyone is sure to have a fun and memorable outdoor experience. We create custom Group Adventures,Corporate Retreats and School Group Programs. Come Adventure With Us!
Salt Spring Island
Spas & Wellness
Located minutes from downtown – award-winning Sante Spa Victoria draws from the elements of nature to inspire, nurture and empower your wellbeing. Our full array of spa treatments offers endless opportunities for relaxation, discovery, renewal and spiritual awakening. Here you will experience natures escape through treatments that harness the therapeutic benefits of locally cultivated ingredients such as coastal sea kelp, northern clay, and lavender. Discover our signature treatments created by and exclusive to Sante Spa. Botanical ingredients and indigenous elements are woven together to create a sensory journey that awakens ones sense of contentment, self-awareness and wellbeing.Discover Sante Spa, Victorias Mountain Escape – the splendour of ancient arbutus groves amidst expansive views beckon you here – the calm embrace you experience will bring you back.
Paddling, Wildlife Tours
Join us at Cowichan Bay Kayaking and Adventure Centre for a tour of the Cowichan Estuary in kayaks or canoes. Or come with us on a birding tour of this amazing birding area. Don’t forget that we do rentals of sea kayaks, sit on top kayaks, canoes and stand up paddle boards as well.
Playland is part of the Pacific National Exhibition (PNE) fairgrounds in Vancouver and is BCs most famous amusement park. Playland features exhilarating rides and attractions for all ages, exciting midway games, mini-golf, a climbing wall, haunted mansion and a variety of delicious food. Playland offers over 35 rides and attractions, including four exciting roller coasters. One of the most loved and talked about attractions at Playland is the historic Wooden Roller Coaster. This spectacular coaster has been operating at the park since 1958 and is cited as a Coaster Classic by the American Coaster Enthusiasts organization, which is an honour shared by only 22 other wooden coasters in the world. For the more adventurous visitors, Playland offers 15 extreme rides and attractions including the extreme swing ride Atmosfear, which takes you up 218 feet while spinning 70km/hour and The Beast, cited as Canadas most extreme pendulum ride. For those looking to experience a bit of thrill with the entire family, Playland features 17 family and kids rides including three new family rides for 2016, a spinning coaster, Bug Whirled, a peddle operated ride, Flutterbye and a tower, Dizzy Drop. For those hoping to capture amazing views of Vancouver, the Westcoast Wheel ferris wheel will provide just that! Of course, a visit to Playland is not complete without a ride on the historic Wooden Roller Coaster. Unique to Playland is Kids Playce, an area designated for parents and families with children between the ages of 2-10. Kids Playce provides the perfect setting for families looking to spend some time together in a clean, safe and kid-friendly environment. Bring your friends and family out to Playland for a full day of fun! Playland is open from May 6 to September 17.
Full Family Pkg! 4 separate attractions to choose: Extreme Rides, Childrens Playground w supervision! Both Guided & Self-Guided zip options for youth&adults. #1 Premium Zipline Tour; +Aerial Park w ziplines; +QuickJump; and +Monkey Play Park w kids zipline. The 2km-Zip-Tour offers more! long rides one-after-the-other over 70 acres of pristine forest plus side-by-side racing lines, rope bridges, slacklines, trapdoors! The scenic drive is worth the visit… see over Kalamalka and Wood Lakes and the Okanagan Valley. Oyama’s ziplines boast the most cable length (7073′) & the fastest rides in the area. The Aerial Park has three levels starting at 5ft platforms and ending with a black challenge course w trees as high as 60ft, +FreeFall Jump ending. Aerial Obstacle trekking= 6 ziplines, a Tarzan swing, tree-to-tree obstacles, rope bridges, and climbing challenges for fun or fitness. Separately, children (3-11) enjoy Monkey Play Park with safe netted obstacles. Interact free or lounge nearby.
Sightseeing, Bird Watching, Whale Watching
Sea otter Enhydra Lutris and whale watching tours in Esperanza Inlet on the west coast of north Vancouver Island. Boat tours last about 5 hours with shore break. The price of $600 is per boat charter; there is a 12 person limit. Accommodation & meal packages available. Sea otters can be viewed year round, Humpback whales usually show up late spring to fall. Black bears can be spotted after April.