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The South Island invites easy spontaneity and unplanned agendas. Although the most populous area on Vancouver Island, it’s still quiet enough to attract residents who treasure peace, serenity and all kinds of holistic opportunities to stay fit and healthy. It’s possible thanks to numerous parks, easy-access beaches, recreation facilities, yoga studios and two of Canada’s best family hiking and biking routes – the Galloping Goose and Lochside trails.

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LUXURY AND RECREATION – JUST A SHORT DRIVE AWAY.Bear Mountain Resort is the only urban resort in Canada and offers residents and guests alike, resort living at its finest. Victoria,…

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See all of British Columbia at the Royal BC Museum, a world-class museum of natural and human history. Explore our core galleries and see feature exhibitions from around the world…

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Your VIP experience. Reimagined. Nestled on the shores of the Pacific Ocean near Victoria, BC - the Oak Bay Beach Hotel is a luxury boutique property like no other. Our…

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IMAX® Victoria features state-of-the-art IMAX 4K Laser projection technology to fill the Biggest Screen in BC coupled with an immersive 12-channel sound system – Bigger is really just the beginning!Through…

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Experience an exhilarating outdoor adventure that takes place on 100 acres of coastal temperate rainforest with magnificent mountain and ocean views. The two-hour tour includes eight ziplines, two suspension bridges,…

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Immerse yourself! Hike in lush ancient forests, along scenic coastal trails, watch birds and marine-life, explore beaches. Enjoy scrumptious, locally sourced food, hear stories of shipwrecks, and early settlers.Wake up…

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Founded in 1982 with two small seaplanes, Harbour Air is North America’s largest and first fully carbon neutral airline. With a goal to become the world’s first fully carbon zero…

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Prince of Whales Whale Watching has been sharing premiere whale-watching & marine-wildlife experiences with guests from around the world for more than 20 years! With locations in both Victoria &…

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Discover Victoria at its finest through an authentic local experience in the heart of downtown. With deeply entrenched roots in the local community and a strong sense of environmental responsibility…

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Rated #1 in Victoria since 2007 on TripAdvisor. - EXPLORE. INSPIRE. CONSERVE! Eagle Wing is Vancouver Island, BC's premier whale & wildlife watching organization. We guarantee adventure on our…

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Ocean Ecoventures Whale Watching was established in 2003 and has been creating life long memories ever since. We offer a very unique experience compared to other companies that operate in…

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Located in Victoria, British Columbia on beautiful Vancouver Island, Ocean River is one of the premier speciality kayak and adventure companies in North America. With over 35 years in the…

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We are an outdoor adventure travel company specializing in overland vehicle rentals and tailor-made itineraries in British Columbia. We use our local knowledge and experience to transform your ideas into…

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The perfect year-round oceanside getaway - each spacious suite is well-appointed with full gourmet kitchens, washer and dryer, private bedrooms and gorgeous views of the harbour. Pet-friendly suites too. Step…

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Away from the bustle of Victoria and tucked away from the centre of Sooke, you’ll feel like you’re in a world unto your own. This premium resort is surrounded by…

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Get to know Victoria through its food and stories on our guided culinary walking tours. Each guest receives a complimentary foodie map and our Eat Like a Local card that…

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Wild Renfrew is welcoming, affordable, and as wild as you like. This is your gateway to ancient forests, epic hikes, and mighty surf. Immerse yourself in the wild with majestic…

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This 2-hour tour begins at the Victoria Public Market and includes stops at The Gates of Harmonious Interest, Fan Tan Alley, Market Square, Bastion Square, Trounce Alley, Government St., …

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The Travelodge Victoria Airport Sidney is just minutes from the Victoria International Airport and the main BC Ferry terminals, servicing mainland Vancouver, the Gulf Islands and the Washington State Anacortes…

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117 well appointed and comfortable rooms, indoor pool, hot tub & sauna, fitness centre and onsite pub. Get everything you’re looking for with the style and service you want, all…

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Located in Sooke BC on the southwestern tip of Vancouver Island, we are just a short drive from many world class hiking, cycling and walking trails. as well as beaches…

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The Horticulture Centre of the Pacific is a nonprofit society dedicated to connecting people to plants. Nine acres of award-winning gardens offer a tranquil experience for guests to experience the…

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Amatista Spa at Westin Bear Mountain Resort is introducing a modern luxury spa experience to Greater Victoria with a holistic approach to overall wellness and beauty. We invite you to…

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Abigail’s Hotel is an adult-only hotel that blurs the lines between a small luxury hotel and a heritage bed-and-breakfast Inn. Housed in a 1930's Tudor mansion, its special atmosphere blends…

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Bluewater Adventures offers “once in a lifetime” wildlife and coastal First Nations cultural experiences. Our multi-day, live aboard trips explore the remote wilderness of coastal British Columbia in a unique…

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Welcome to Victoria's most modern Holiday Inn Express and Suites Victoria-Colwood Hotel nestled in the growing Westshore Community of Victoria. Guests can enjoy amenities such as complimentary Wi-Fi, parking, 24h…

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Located minutes from Victoria International Airport, the hotel is 8km from the renowned Butchart Gardens and close proximity to Sidney, and a wide variety of dining options. Travellers will enjoy…

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Join the family fun at our Howard Johnson Hotel & Suites Victoria Elk Lake. Our Victoria location is centrally set between Victoria International Airport (YYJ) and the downtown area, offering…

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A visit to Vancouver Island isn’t complete without going on a local food, craft beverage & estate winery tour that will excite your senses and leave you longing to return!…

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Vancouver Island Hiking Guide. Association of Canadian Mountain Guides (ACMG) certified guiding company located in Victoria, British Columbia. West Coast Trail, North Coast Trail, Nootka Trail, Cape Scott Provincial Park,…

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Explore the unique bookshops of Sidney Booktown, all within easy walking distance, and discover literary treasures new and old. Enjoy a great selection of new and second-hand titles while…

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Clipper Vacations is a locally owned, full-service travel provider based in Seattle, WA. Since 1986, we have been your experts for travel in the Pacific Northwest and Western Canada, offering…

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Black Ball Ferry Line operates the M.V. Coho passenger and vehicle ferry linking Victoria, B.C. on Vancouver Island with Port Angeles, WA on the scenic Olympic Peninsula. During the 90…

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The Oswego Hotel experience is unique to Victoria, British Columbia. We are a sophisticated, urban, boutique hotel steps away from the Inner Harbour. This is a chic destination for the…

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Climb, zip, jump, and swing in the awesome outdoors! Try the tree-top adventure courses with dozens of suspended games and ziplines, or freaky What's To Fear Jump! Find even more…

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From the countless inlets of the Southern Gulf Islands to the untamed wilderness of the rugged North, BC Ferries is the gateway to your next coastal BC journey. Sail through…

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Canada's Castle on the Coast, Fairmont Empress, lies in the heart of Victoria, overlooking the city's sparkling Inner Harbour, and is home to Victoria's premier luxury spa, an award winning…

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Remote location between two arms of the San Juan river. A place unlike anything else available in Port Renfrew. Here you can explore the waterways, forests and see wildlife up…

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Our guided and self-guided bicycle tours showcase the local food and beverage culture, iconic historical sites, the regional Galloping Goose and Lochside trails, scenic ocean vistas, and the distinctive neighbourhoods…

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Based in the Comox Valley, on the edge of Strathcona Provincial Park, IAG is Vancouver Island’s premier Alpine Guiding outfit, and your ticket to exploring the spectacular alpine and coastal…

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The West End Gallery presents the finest in contemporary Canadian artwork. It is our mandate to provide an exceptional selection of Canadian painters, sculptors and glass artists for clients both…

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Welcome to the amazing world of insects, arachnids, and their many-legged relatives. A visit to this must-see mini zoo offers visitors an inside look at live bugs from around the…

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Picture 250 km of pacific golfing paradise stretching from Victoria in the South to Campbell River in the North. Golf Vancouver Island is your one-stop-shop for BUYER DIRECT Vancouver Island…

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Sidney Waterfront Inn, located at the foot of Beacon Avenue in Sidney by the Sea, is the only hotel on South Vancouver Island Area with direct access to a beach.Sidney…

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SKILS, Canada's leading paddle sports training and sea kayak expedition business. We offer a wide range of sea kayak expeditions for intermediate to advanced paddlers. If kayaking remote, beautiful…

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Orca Spirit Adventures is Victoria's premier whale watching company offering carbon neutral covered vessel and zodiac tours led by certified marine naturalists whose knowledge and passion for Vancouver Island’s marine…

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At twofiveo, we love Vancouver Island and want to share it. Our boutique adventure company specializes in curated tours through Vancouver Island, providing access to gems off the beaten path.…

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