British Columbia

 

Don’t challenge British Columbia to a nature contest. We have an unfair advantage: this is where the Pacific Ocean is met by bustling city and towering forest; where soaring snow-capped mountains give way to picturesque valleys, and where lively urban life blends in beautifully with the nature that surrounds it.

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Travel times to Vancouver

City Flight Time
London, UK 9 hr 30 m
 
  • Where the skyline of glass towers reflects the beauty of the surrounding ocean and coastal mountains. Where you can swim at the beach and explore a mountain in the same day. Where the cuisine is world-class and the nightlife electrifying. Vancouver is definitely spectacular by nature.

What to Do

 

What to do

Be in the know about must-see experiences.

  • Check out some of these seven great day trips that lie only a short drive, ferry ride or flight away.
    Check out some of these seven great day trips that lie only a short drive, ferry ride or flight away.
    The Sea to Sky Highway
  • If you’re looking for a quintessentially British Columbian experience on a budget, here are five great places to start.
    If you’re looking for a quintessentially British Columbian experience on a budget, here are five great places to start.
    Peak 2 Peak Gondola
  • From the rainforest to mountain tops and the cities in between, British Columbia is full of wonders.
    From the rainforest to mountain tops and the cities in between, British Columbia is full of wonders.
    Pacific Rim Tofino
  • BC’s coastal waters are a rich marine environment, home to Orcas, humpbacks, grey whales, and minkes.
    BC’s coastal waters are a rich marine environment, home to Orcas, humpbacks, grey whales, and minkes.
    Orca whales in British Columbia
  • This eclectic year-round destination has a lot more to offer than just internationally recognized food and drink.
    This eclectic year-round destination has a lot more to offer than just internationally recognized food and drink.
  • Whistler often gets pigeonholed as a winter-only spot, but this town takes on a whole new vibe as temperatures rise.
    Whistler often gets pigeonholed as a winter-only spot, but this town takes on a whole new vibe as temperatures rise.
  • Thirteen world-class resorts, boundless backcountry, and incredible snowfall.
    Thirteen world-class resorts, boundless backcountry, and incredible snowfall.
    Whistler Skiing
  • The remote Haida Gwaii region is one of the most unique and spectacular destinations in Canada
    The remote Haida Gwaii region is one of the most unique and spectacular destinations in Canada

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Itineraries
Don’t miss the iconic spots and hidden gems. No matter where you go in British Columbia, there are amazing itinerary ideas for you to explore.