8 days in British Columbia Itinerary

8 days in British Columbia Itinerary

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Drive
1
Tofino, Vancouver Island
— 1 night
Fly
2
Vancouver
— 3 nights
Fly
3
Victoria, Vancouver Island
— 3 nights
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Tofino, Vancouver Island

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.
You've now added Tofino Air Tours to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 10th (Wed): get a bird's-eye view with Tofino Air Tours and then stroll through Wild Pacific Trail. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Pacific Rim National Park.

To find traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Tofino trip itinerary builder site.

Port Hardy to Tofino is an approximately 6-hour car ride. In July, daytime highs in Tofino are 21°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) so you can travel to Vancouver.

Things to do in Tofino

Outdoors · Parks · Trails · Nature

Side Trip

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Highlights from your trip
Tofino Air Tours ©
Air Tour
Tofino Air Tours
4.6
Wild Pacific Trail ©
Hiking Trail
Wild Pacific Trail
4.9

3
nights
Vancouver

Hollywood North

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, and zoos & aquariums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: walk around Stanley Park, admire all the interesting features of Capilano Suspension Bridge Park, wander the streets of Granville Island, and visit Gastown.

To find maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Vancouver tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Tofino to Vancouver takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Traveling from Tofino in July, things will get somewhat warmer in Vancouver: highs are around 28°C and lows about 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) to allow time to fly to Victoria.

Things to do in Vancouver

Parks · Neighborhoods · Nature · Shopping

Side Trip

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Stanley Park ©
Must see
Stanley Park
4.8
Granville Island ©
Must see
Granville Island
4.3

3
nights
Victoria, Vancouver Island

Garden City

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 historic sites, museums, and wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the pleasant sights at The Butchart Gardens, get to know the fascinating history of Inner Harbour, get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour, and step into the grandiose world of Craigdarroch Castle.

To find maps, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Victoria road trip planning site.

Fly from Vancouver to Victoria in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or ride a ferry. Traveling from Vancouver in July, you will find days in Victoria are little chillier (22°C), and nights are about the same (15°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Victoria

Side Trip

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Highlights from your trip
Inner Harbour ©
Historic Walking Area
Inner Harbour
4.8
Royal BC Museum ©
Must see
Royal BC Museum
4.7

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