Fully vaccinated international travellers (including American citizens and permanent residents living in the USA) can now enter Canada for leisure travel. Find out if you can enter Canada, here.
Starting September 13, proof of vaccination will be required in BC to attend certain social and recreational events, including indoor ticketed sporting events, indoor and patio dining at restaurants, fitness centres, casinos and indoor organized events, including conferences and weddings. Learn more about proof of vaccination, here.
For the latest information on travel to Canada including the updated federal requirements and restrictions, please visit the Government of Canada website here.
Further details on the COVID-19 situation in BC can be found at: gov.bc.ca/COVID-19. For the latest information on travel to Canada including the updated federal requirements and restrictions, please visit the Government of Canada website.
Please travel responsibly: plan your trip in advance, be adventure smart and practice safety in our forests and on our waters. Please practice kindness and patience when visiting our tourism businesses, communities and First Nations communities; our strong and resilient industry is happy to see you, but it may take time to resume previous levels of our world-class service.
Local Etiquette // Mindful Travel
When visiting Vancouver Island, please take only memories and leave only footprints. Visit the Mindful Travel page to learn more about how to sustainably experience our beautiful destination.