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.

  • 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
  • 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
  • Here's how to make the most of a weekend in British Columbia's capital city.
    Here's how to make the most of a weekend in British Columbia's capital city.
  • Accommodation ranges from luxury ski-in/ski-out chalets to cosy cabins in the woods, and everything in between.
    Accommodation ranges from luxury ski-in/ski-out chalets to cosy cabins in the woods, and everything in between.
    Unique Accommodations at British Columbia Ski Resorts - Whistler Blackcomb
  • Over 1,110 species of animals call BC home, making for incredible wildlife viewing experiences.
    Over 1,110 species of animals call BC home, making for incredible wildlife viewing experiences.
    Spirit Bear Lodge
  • 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.
  • In BC, expert guides can lead you to soul-stirring encounters throughout the province.
    In BC, expert guides can lead you to soul-stirring encounters throughout the province.
    Bears in British Columbia
  • 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

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.