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

Weather Average

  • December - February
    6° / 43° F
  • March - May
    12° / 54° F
  • June - August
    21° / 70° F
  • September - November
    13° / 55° F
 
  • 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.

  • Whether you’re looking for city fun or something off the grid, get in the holiday spirit at these seven special events.
    Whether you’re looking for city fun or something off the grid, get in the holiday spirit at these seven special events.
    Whistler Village
  • 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.
    Kelowna
  • 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.
    Whistler
  • Victoria is a sunny, flower-filled, seaside city ideal for strolling, fancy tea, craft beer, and whale watching.
    Victoria is a sunny, flower-filled, seaside city ideal for strolling, fancy tea, craft beer, and whale watching.
    Victoria Legislative Buildings
  • Whether you want to hit the road for a few days or a few weeks, here are seven routes that show off BC.
    Whether you want to hit the road for a few days or a few weeks, here are seven routes that show off BC.
    The Sea-to-Sky Highway
  • Check out this list of 20 new experiences that include adrenaline inducing whitewater and mountain adventures.
    Check out this list of 20 new experiences that include adrenaline inducing whitewater and mountain adventures.
    Blackcomb
  • We’ve collected some of the most fascinating First Nations experiences in the province.
    We’ve collected some of the most fascinating First Nations experiences in the province.
    Haida Gwaii Totem Poles
  • 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

Reiserouten

 
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.