Day-by-Day Itinerary

Please note that the itinerary is subject to change due to unforeseen (weather) conditions.

Day 1

  • Depart Vancouver at 7:15am

  • Ferry from Horseshoe Bay to Nanaimo

  • Visit Coombs – A camera is a must item on a trip to Coombs, as on a good day, visitors might get a picture of the goats on the roof. Other attractions include Vancouver Island Butterfly World and Garden

  • Hike around Little Qualicum Falls – straddles the scenic Little Qualicum River, west of Parksville, where impressive waterfalls cascade and plummet down a rocky gorge in a beautiful forest setting

  • Visit Cathedral Grove and the ancient giant cedar trees!

  • Check into the hotel

  • Option to go whale watching (additional cost)

  • Visit the town of Tofino with free time for dinner

  • Return to the hotel and enjoy evening games and a campfire (weather permitting)

Day 2

  • Breakfast in hotel

  • Option to go on a hot springs cove tour, whale watching, bear watching, surfing, kayaking, or join your guide for a hike along the Wild Pacific Trail in Ucluelet

  • Depart Tofino for Victoria in the afternoon

  • Travel the Malahat Highway

  • Check into your hotel in Victoria

  • Enjoy a night out in downtown Victoria

Day 3

  • Breakfast in the hotel

  • Tour of Victoria including Government Street, Empress Hotel, chinatown,  inner harbour, fisherman’s wharf, mile 0

  • Option to visit Royal BC Museum or Butchart Gardens or Free time for more shopping and sightseeing in Victoria

  • Ferry from SB to TSW

  • Return to downtown Vancouver at approximately 9:30pm