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In British Columbia, nature shapes culture. Wilderness tugs at the edges of town, providing easy access to hiking, mountain biking, and more. 

Our cities never disappoint, whether you’re eager to visit oceanside Vancouver, our largest city, the four-season mountain playground of Whistler, or the province’s historic heart, Victoria, which blends old-world charm with new fascinations.

Explore BC’s cities through the stories below.

Vancouver to Golden via Highway 1

4 to 8 days / 737 km (458 mi)

Where to stop along Highway 1 between Vancouver and Golden.

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Attractions & Sightseeing, Food, Drink & Wellness, Adventure & Outdoors, Fall, Accommodation, Arts & Heritage

Brag-worthy City Experiences in BC

Visit BC’s big cities this fall for memorable moments to fuel your next water cooler conversation.

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Food, Drink & Wellness

Savor the fall flavors of British Columbia

There’s never been a tastier time to visit Canada’s westernmost province.

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Food, Drink & Wellness, 1-3 Days, 4-6 Days

Discover—or Rediscover—Foodie Neighbourhoods
Along the Sea-to-Sky

Where to eat along the beautiful Sea-to-Sky Corridor.

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Attractions & Sightseeing, Fall

Top BC Towns to Visit in Fall

Fall in love with these nine unique BC towns, where you’ll find plenty of autumnal delights—from alpine architecture to harvest-time hikes and...

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Shopping, Hiking

Plan Your Trip to Vancouver

A city of glass and steel surrounded by ocean and mountains, Vancouver is a unique destination.

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Nature & Wildlife, Adventure & Outdoors

5 Days to Transformation: Trips From Seattle to Vancouver, Victoria, & More

Discover new sights—and new sides of yourself—when you explore British Columbia from Washington State.

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Mighty Fraser Circle Route

1 to 3 days / 670.18 km (416 mi)

Explore Indigenous culture, heritage experiences, farm-fresh cuisine, and natural wonders along the legendary Fraser River.

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Vancouver to Golden via Highway 1

4 to 8 days / 737 km (458 mi)

Where to stop along Highway 1 between Vancouver and Golden.

Explore Road Trip

Attractions & Sightseeing, Food, Drink & Wellness, Adventure & Outdoors, Fall, Accommodation, Arts & Heritage

Brag-worthy City Experiences in BC

Visit BC’s big cities this fall for memorable moments to fuel your next water cooler conversation.

Read the Article

Food, Drink & Wellness

Savor the fall flavors of British Columbia

There’s never been a tastier time to visit Canada’s westernmost province.

Read the Article

Food, Drink & Wellness, 1-3 Days, 4-6 Days

Discover—or Rediscover—Foodie Neighbourhoods
Along the Sea-to-Sky

Where to eat along the beautiful Sea-to-Sky Corridor.

Read the Article

Attractions & Sightseeing, Fall

Top BC Towns to Visit in Fall

Fall in love with these nine unique BC towns, where you’ll find plenty of autumnal delights—from alpine architecture to harvest-time hikes and...

Read the Article

Shopping, Hiking

Plan Your Trip to Vancouver

A city of glass and steel surrounded by ocean and mountains, Vancouver is a unique destination.

Read the Article

Nature & Wildlife, Adventure & Outdoors

5 Days to Transformation: Trips From Seattle to Vancouver, Victoria, & More

Discover new sights—and new sides of yourself—when you explore British Columbia from Washington State.

Read the Article

Mighty Fraser Circle Route

1 to 3 days / 670.18 km (416 mi)

Explore Indigenous culture, heritage experiences, farm-fresh cuisine, and natural wonders along the legendary Fraser River.

Explore Road Trip