11 days in British Columbia Itinerary

11 days in British Columbia Itinerary

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11 days in British Columbia Itinerary

Start: Wynndel, British Columbia
Drive + Fly:  5​h 15​min
1
Vancouver
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Whistler
— 2 nights
+2
bus + foot + Fly:  4​h
3
Victoria, Vancouver Island
— 3 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  8​h
End: Wynndel, British Columbia

4
nights
Vancouver

Vancouver ©
Known as "Hollywood North," Vancouver boasts one of the largest film/television industries in the world, second only to Los Angeles and New York.
Vancouver is known for parks, nature, zoos & aquariums, museums, and fun & games. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: walk around Stanley Park, meet the residents at Vancouver Aquarium, shop like a local with Granville Island, and contemplate the waterfront views at English Bay.

To find photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Vancouver day trip site .

Wynndel, British Columbia to Vancouver is an approximately 5.5-hour combination of car and flight. You can also drive. Traveling from Wynndel, British Columbia to Vancouver, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Wynndel, British Columbia in December: high temperatures in Vancouver hover around 7°C and lows are around 2°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sat) early enough to drive to Whistler.

Things to do in Vancouver

Parks Nature Neighborhoods

Side Trip

North Vancouver
Find places to stay Dec 10 — 14:
Highlights from your plan
Stanley Park ©
Stanley Park
Granville Island ©
Granville Island
Vancouver Aquarium ©
Vancouver Aquarium

2
nights
Whistler

Whistler ©
Home to one of the largest ski areas in North America, former logging town of Whistler provides activities and entertainment for avid nature lovers and adrenaline seekers.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Sun): explore the world behind art at Mountain Galleries at the Fairmont, glide through natural beauty at Whistler Blackcomb, and then catch some excitement at Whistler Sliding Centre. On your second day here, kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, then admire the sheer force of Brandywine Falls Provincial Park, and then admire the sheer force of Alexander Falls.

To see ratings, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Whistler trip planner .

Traveling by car from Vancouver to Whistler takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Vancouver in December: high temperatures in Whistler hover around 0°C and lows are around -6°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Mon) early enough to travel to Victoria.

Things to do in Whistler

Nature Parks Outdoors
Find places to stay Dec 14 — 16:
Highlights from your plan
Whistler Blackcomb ©
Whistler Blackcomb
Zipline
Whistler Sliding Centre ©
Whistler Sliding Centre

3
nights
Victoria, Vancouver Island

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: examine the collection at Royal BC Museum, stop by Russell Books, walk around Clover Point Park, and identify plant and animal life at Victoria Butterfly Gardens.

To see ratings, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Victoria trip app .

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Whistler to Victoria takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Whistler in December: high temperatures in Victoria hover around 7°C and lows are around 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Victoria

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites

Side Trip

Central Saanich
Find places to stay Dec 16 — 19:
Highlights from your plan
Royal BC Museum ©
Royal BC Museum
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Inner Harbour ©
Inner Harbour

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