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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.
Come aboard for a scenic seaplane flight and experience an authentic west coast way of life. Out here, this is how we travel for work, for fun and sometimes just for the view! Join us for a tour or scheduled flight today and see BC the way we do. You’ve come all the way west, the only direction left to go is up!
Salt Spring Island
Sightseeing, Wineries & Wine Tours, Buses
TourSaltSpring (aka Western Splendour tours &a charters) Join our local guides in a small group setting for a unique tour of Salt Spring’s best attractions. We offer a range of tour packages that involve: guided nature walks and hikes, gourmet picnics, visits to the Saturday Market, stop-offs at local artists’ studios, cheesemakers, vineyards, breweries, and farms, walking tours of Ganges, and talks on local history and culture. We also offer private tours and charters – please contact us.
Boating, Sightseeing, Whale Watching, Wildlife Tours
Explore the west coast of British Columbia and SE Alaska aboard our 70′ expedition yachts and discover ancient First Nations villages, primeval forests, and amazing coastal wildlife with like-minded travelers. We provide a world class experience featuring unique and remote destinations, these wilderness and wildlife eco-tours are exciting expeditions you will not soon forget!
Breweries, Distilleries & Cideries, Bed & Breakfasts
Imagine waking up to the sun streaming in over spectacular Mount Baker, the Gulf Islands and the Pacific. Imagine escaping your regular routine at a special place, amidst a burgeoning organic apple orchard. The B&B @ Salt Spring Apple Company offers a unique combination of setting, comfort, convenience and inspiration. Close to town and ideally located for exploring every quirky corner of Salt Spring Island, it’s got a pastoral agricultural setting and all the conveniences.
The Blue Horse Folk Art gallery was built by two Salt Spring Island artists, Anna Gustafson and Paul Burke. This charming space houses their most recent works of art, and is open to the public. Anna’s raku vases and lamps are always in stock, along with her other projects, including gorgeous encaustic paintings. Paul’s folk art animal sculptures are joined by his narrative works, including the acclaimed Mrs. Drysdale’s Circus collection.Come and enjoy the gallery, see the artists in their studios, and enjoy the beautiful gardens.
Spas & Wellness, Bed & Breakfasts
Luxury bed and breakfast inn.
We provide tours and transportation on Vancouver Island and Gulf Islands. Tours offering schedule departures and custom design for the individual or group traveller. Day trips to Multi day trips local and beyond. Transportation offered from Vans, school busses to luxury highway coaches. We specialize in conferences and convention groups working with budgets and time frames. Our customer service skills are well known in the industry.We are the local experts! Let’s Go!
Are you an art fan looking for fresh contemporary fine art? We are a vibrant artist owned collective showcasing top-notch contemporary ceramics, fused & stained glass, painting, textile art, jewelry, sculpture and photography. We offer a beautiful relaxing art space, workshops, showroom rental, special events and daily opportunities to Âmeet the artistÂ. We pride ourselves on being an inspiring and friendly art hub for patrons and artists alike. Drop in today and directly support island artists.
Hiking, Paddling, Sightseeing, Whale Watching
Coastal Bliss Adventures Ltd. is an Wilderness Adventure company, based on Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada. We specialize in multi-day and day hiking, backpacking, kayaking and canoeing adventure tours. Our signature hiking tour is The West Coast Trail, located in “our backyard”.
Spas & Wellness
Serving Salt Spring Island since 2004 Solace Organic Spa is the boutique day spa and wellness retreat for local and visiting spa enthusiasts seeking exceptional professional massage and spa therapists in natural eCo contemporary surroundings. We offer an array of holistic therapies by some of Salt Spring Island’s finest and qualified practitioners. Our focus is on Inner Beauty and Spa as a state of mind and heart for enhanced well-being. Solace Organic Spa specializes in offering private and secluded healing retreats for spa enthusiasts and couples provided by our exceptionally skilled therapists of holistic massage, acupressure, therapeutic bodywork and our Signature spa therapies. Our guests can also enjoy our Solace Spa Ritual (infrared sauna and forest hot tub) as part of their spa experience. We also host spa parties and offer couples’ massage or side-by-side spa services for you to enjoy with a loved one, family member or friend.
Parks & Wilderness Areas
Experience the park, an archipelago of sheltered islands, islets and reefs in the Salish Sea. Breathe in the sea air and the Mediterranean-like climate while exploring stunning beaches, peaceful coves and lush forest trails. Take in the spectacular ocean views with glimpses of seals, sea lions, porpoises and Orca whales. Connect with fascinating local culture and people, or enjoy boating, kayaking, hiking and an extensive interpretive program, including a multi-route geocaching program for all ages.
Whale Watching, Wildlife Tours
With our 13 vessels, departures from Vancouver, Victoria, Telegraph Cove & more, close to 100 staff in peak season, Prince of Whales Whale Watching is one of the largest whale watching and eco-adventure companies in British Columbia. As such, we are proud to be a leader in responsible whale watching and to have served as teaching platforms for whale research.