8 days in British Columbia Itinerary

8 days in British Columbia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock British Columbia planner

Make it your trip
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Golden
— 1 night
Drive
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Revelstoke
Drive
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West Kelowna
— 2 nights
Drive to Port Angeles, Ferry to Victoria
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Victoria
— 3 nights
Fly
5
Vancouver
Drive
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Kamloops
— 1 night
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Golden

— 1 night
Shining from its nook in the Rocky Mountain Trench, the town of Golden lives up to its name, with memorable scenery at every turn.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Northern Lights Wildlife Wolf Centre. Start off your visit on the 3rd (Thu): stroll through Northern Lights Wildlife Wolf Centre.

For maps, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Golden trip planner.

Edmonton to Golden is an approximately 6-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of flight, shuttle, and bus; or take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Golden are 25°C, while nighttime lows are 10°C. You will have some time to spend on the 4th (Fri) before leaving for Revelstoke.

Things to do in Golden

Parks · Wildlife
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Revelstoke

At first glance, Revelstoke may seem like it's in the middle of nowhere.
You've now added Revelstoke Mountain Resort to your itinerary. On the 4th (Fri), fly down the slopes at Revelstoke Mountain Resort.

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Getting from Golden to Revelstoke by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST) is minus 1 hour. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in June, and nighttime lows around 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 4th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to West Kelowna.

Things to do in Revelstoke

Parks · Winter Sports · Outdoors
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West Kelowna

— 2 nights
Calling itself the "Four Seasons Playground," West Kelowna boasts golf courses, gardens, pet-friendly parks, and several outdoor play areas.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Mission Hill Family Estate Winery as well as Wine Tours & Tastings. Start off your visit on the 4th (Fri): learn about winemaking at Mission Hill Family Estate Winery.

To find where to stay, photos, ratings, and tourist information, read West Kelowna trip planner.

Drive from Revelstoke to West Kelowna in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and car; or do a combination of shuttle and bus. In June, daily temperatures in West Kelowna can reach 29°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. On the 6th (Sun), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Victoria.

Things to do in West Kelowna

Wineries · Tours
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Victoria

— 3 nights

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.
Your list of things to see and do now includes The Butchart Gardens, Dolphin & Whale Watching, The Rolling Barrel, and other attractions. On the 6th (Sun), get a taste of local nightlife at Bartholomew's Pub. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: don't miss a visit to Old Country Market, take a peaceful walk through Cathedral Grove, and then get a taste of local nightlife at The Rolling Barrel.

To see more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Victoria trip planner.

Traveling by flight from West Kelowna to Victoria takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of car and ferry. Traveling from West Kelowna in June, you will find days in Victoria are slightly colder (20°C), and nights are about the same (13°C). On the 9th (Wed), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Vancouver.

Things to do in Victoria

Tours · Nightlife · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trips

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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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Stanley Park. On the 9th (Wed), walk around Stanley Park.

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Traveling by flight from Victoria to Vancouver takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or ride a ferry. In June, daytime highs in Vancouver are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Wed) so you can fly to Kamloops.

Things to do in Vancouver

Parks
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Kamloops

— 1 night

Tournament Capital of Canada

Frequent host of major sporting events, Kamloops calls itself the "Tournament Capital of Canada." Visitors come to watch curling and skating competitions, as well as fly fishing championships, bike races, and hockey tournaments.
To see reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Kamloops road trip site.

Fly from Vancouver to Kamloops in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. On the 10th (Thu), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Kamloops

Outdoors · Parks · Tours · Fun & Games
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British Columbia travel guide

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Approximately four times as large as Great Britain, the westernmost Canadian province of British Columbia remains a sparsely populated land of soaring mountains, picture-perfect coastlines, and dense forests filled with a diverse wildlife. Ideal for active and adventurous vacationers, British Columbia holidays usually include a blend of wilderness experiences and tours of urban attractions. Most visitors come here to kayak, whale watch, ski, snowboard, golf, fish, surf, and hike through 4 national parks and 140 ecological reserves. For a comprehensive British Columbia tour, make sure your visit includes stops in Vancouver and Victoria, two big cities packed with modern attractions and perfectly positioned for exploring this part of North America.