10 days in Vancouver Island Itinerary

10 days in Vancouver Island Itinerary

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10 days in Vancouver Island Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  15​h 30​min
1
Victoria
— 4 nights
2
Tofino
— 4 nights
Fly:  15​h 45​min
End: London

4
nights
Victoria

Victoria ©
Many urban centers call themselves "Garden City," but thanks to its many manicured parks filled with native and exotic plants, Victoria probably deserves than moniker more than most.
Victoria is known for museums, wildlife, parks, historic sites, and adventure. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in nature's colorful creations at The Butchart Gardens, examine the collection at Royal BC Museum, identify plant and animal life at Victoria Butterfly Gardens, and stroll around Beacon Hill Park.

For ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, read Victoria vacation planning app .

London, UK to Victoria is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from London to Victoria is minus 8 hours. Traveling from London in August, expect nights in Victoria to be about the same, around 15°C, while days are little chillier, around 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sun) so you can drive to Tofino.

Things to do in Victoria

Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Central Saanich
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The Butchart Gardens ©
The Butchart Gardens
Inner Harbour ©
Inner Harbour
Royal BC Museum ©
Royal BC Museum

4
nights
Tofino

Tofino ©
A tiny settlement on Vancouver Island's wild western coastline, surfers' favorite Tofino occupies a scenic location at the edge of Clayoquot Sound, a UNESCO Biosphere Reserve.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Tofino: Ucluelet (Amphitrite Point Lighthouse & Wild Pacific Trail). Spend the 12th (Mon) exploring nature at Pacific Rim National Park. There's much more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Long Beach, contemplate the waterfront views at Clayoquot Sound, kick back and relax at Cox Bay Beach, and indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas.

For reviews, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Tofino road trip app .

Traveling by car from Victoria to Tofino takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Tofino are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Tofino

Outdoors Parks Trails

Side Trip

Ucluelet
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Wild Pacific Trail ©
Wild Pacific Trail
Pacific Rim National Park ©
Pacific Rim National Park
Long Beach ©
Long Beach

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