Learn more about attractions, guided tours, parks, and more.
Parks & Wilderness Areas, Cabins & Cottages
Take advantage of the exclusive right to stay overnight in Canada’s best preserved west coast artillery fort! Experience camping in the new way, with a comfy bed. Each furnished oTENTik sleeps six and includes a BBQ, campfire pit and firewood. It’s only a short walk to the spectacular Fisgard Lighthouse National Historic Site. Available Mid May through September long weekend.
Hot Springs, Whale Watching, Taxis & Shuttles
We provide custom whale watching, hotsprings tours and water taxi services in Clayoquot Sound. Give us a call or get in touch on Facebook and we will get you on the water for your customizable excursion!
Horseback Riding & Ranches
Nestled in the beauty of the Cowichan Valley, this impeccable facility is a first class, family run business. It is our pleasure to offer everyone a unique equine riding experience. Escape the crowds and indulge in a memorable experience. Enjoy sweeping ocean and valley views. A great opportunity to experience a West Coast Rainforest. Our trails are expertly guided and the horses are suitable for all levels of riders.
Spas & Wellness, Hotels
Water’s Edge is the only property with access to both the serene Ucluelet Harbour & bordering Marina from every suite! The peaceful harbour suites are located on a private island joined by a causeway and just minutes from Vancouver Island’s #1 rated tourist attraction; The Wild Pacific Trail. Waters Edge is truly the ideal location for discovering the Real West Coast of Ucluelet, Tofino and The Pacific Rim National Park (all major attractions within 15 – 30 mins from Waters Edge!). Guests enjoy spacious private suites featuring west coast decor and full kitchens; the perfect home base to explore the areas miles of sandy West Coast beaches, ancient rainforests, fantastic kayaking, awesome fishing charters and spectacular panoramic views. Guaranteed to leave you breathless! Peaceful ambiance on our private island joined by a causeway within the harbour. Bonus Tip 1: Bring your kayak and you can launch right on site because were the only property located on an island within the harbour! Bonus Tip 2: Boaters rejoice! Were the only property located almost right next door to the new public boat launch so bring your boat up and catch yourself some of the best Halibut on the Coast.
Museums & Heritage Sites, Sightseeing
Explore a choice of six Vancouver neighbourhoods or three Victoria neighbourhoods. Vancouver sites include Chinatown, historical Gastown, trendy Yaletown, contemporary Downtown, lively West End and Strathcona, the first neighbourhood in Vancouver. Victoria explorations include the Fort Victoria, Chinatown and James Bay, former home of famed Canadian artist Emily Carr. Each jaunt covers roughly 3 kilometres and lasts up to two hours. Tours are appropriate for children and accessible by wheelchair. Public tours are regularly offered in July and August. Contact us about private tour availability.
Boating, Fishing, Campgrounds & RV Parks
Welcome to Vancouver Island’s premier RV resort and Marina located just 40 minutes from downtown Victoria. Enjoy the breath-taking natural beauty of the area against a backdrop of the Olympic Mountain Range and the Race Rocks Marine Reserve. Pedder Bay offers full service marina facilities including a fuel dock, three-lane boat launch ramp, boat rentals and guided fishing charters, gear rental, a tackle shop and lots more!
Boating, Fishing, Hot Springs, Whale Watching
Coastal Charters is a premier recreational salt water fishing and tour company located in beautiful Tofino, British Columbia. We offer competitive rates with high end services and products. Charters could include amazing fishing in conjunction with breathtaking scenery, wildlife viewing and a trip to the Hot Springs Cove.
Spas & Wellness, Resorts & Wilderness Lodges
Relaxation. Seclusion. Adventure. Whatever you want your vacation to be, Sooke Harbour Resort & Marina’s boutique-style townhome condominiums are the ideal home base. Steps from the resort’s private marina and amenities, each beautifully appointed 1-4 bedroom unit offers spectacular ocean views, relaxed luxury and everything you need to make your stay a memorable one. Unit Features: Gourmet kitchens with granite countertops, private master bedrooms with ensuites, 2 private outdoor living spaces, outdoor grills, in-suite laundry facilities, covered parking stalls, flat screen televisions and DVD players, and high speed wireless internet.
Located in beautiful Brentwood Bay and only minutes from Butchart Gardens & Butterfly Gardens, Everything Old is unlike any other antique shop. With a historical focus, the 10,000+ antique items are displayed like a museum, except one that you can take something home from! We also arrange on the spot shipping if an item is too big to travel with. All of the historical items can be touched!
Fishing, Cabins & Cottages
As a family run business in operation since 1983, we welcome you to enjoy the ultimate West Coast experience. As the first fishing charter operation in Port Renfrew, we can steer fishermen onto trophy size fish and navigate hikers and sightseers through beautiful and lush rain forest. We’re pleased to welcome back 70% of our customers as returnees each year. We have five cottages with wharfage.
Charter our proven 270 Sea Ray Sundancer, situated between the ocean-front garden communities of Parksville and Qualicum at the iconic, French Creek Harbour on super natural Vancouver Island. We offer extremely competitive rates & no deposit necessary for amazing Friends & Families – Fishing Charters – Sightseeing & Excursion Charters plus Water Taxi & Custom Charters. Our Sea Ray features sun and rain awnings, plush seating & clean bright lavatory with stand up head room & a real locking door. That plus our warm and friendly service are just a few of the many reasons folks of all ages choose, i Charter and Tow – Your charter is designed around your schedule, we will advise you of the preferred times for fishing based on tides and the previous days experience & the latest weather forecast & together we will tailor your charter to fit your unique needs. Prices include expert crew & the equipment you will need to fish. Our goal is to make i Charter and Tow, your best vacation memory.
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”.
Wild Pacific Charters provides Fully Guided offshore BC Salmon Fishing and Halibut Fishing Charters. Our 30 foot Grady White has up to date equipment, electronics and we have over 20 years’ experience in saltwater fishing with extensive knowledge of local areas. All fishing gear/tackle supplied, fully insured and licensed. We invite you to enjoy a day of fishing for fantastic BC salmon, Pacific halibut and various cod fish.
The Salish Sea Market is an exclusive, curated collection of art from the Pacific northwest Ã¢ÂÂ a platform for the creative expression of emerging artists, and those of international acclaim, who solely create their work ‘insight’ of the celebrated Salish Sea.