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Vancouver Island and the nearby Gulf Islands is one of the premier travel destinations in the World. ..

Victoria, the capital city of British Columbia, sits on the south tip of Vancouver lsland off the west coast of British Columbia, Canada. It is a city of 300,000 with a breathtaking inner harbour area. Victoria is well known for its Heritage homes either as Bed and Breakfasts or rental homes and suites. Much of Victoria's downtown area has been restored to original facades. The streets are safe, clean and well lit at night. Victoria is not just for adults as many venues and accommodations welcome children and many are pet friendly.

Vancouver Island has a population of over 750,000 and stretches southeast to northwest along the western coast of British Columbia. The rugged west coast is cut deeply by fjords lined between high mountains with many communities located along the shores of protected bays. The eastern plain is rich with timber, farmlands, fishing streams, villages, and modern cities. Vancouver Island accommodations, BC Outdoor Adventure and indoor activities are available to suit families, honeymooners, day trippers, couples, singles, boaters, or seniors looking for winter longstays in our mild climate. Browse our site for ideas for your west coast vacation planning.

The Victoria, Vancouver Island and Gulf Islands Travel Guide contains detailed information on Vancouver Island accommodations; a large selection of Vancouver Island B&B's, hotels, motels, resorts, Bed and Breakfast Inns, lodges, vacation rental homes and suites, cabins and cottages.

Our site has Vancouver Island outdoor adventure tours, RV parks and RV and camper rentals, fresh water and salt water fishing, boat rentals and cruises, whale watching cruises and more.

No Added Fees: Book direct with the property or adventure operators and save processing fees normally charged by travel agents and online reservation services.

Discover Vancouver Island section is where you will find detailed information on 5 areas of the Island:

Victoria, South Vancouver Island, West Island and Tofino - Ucluelet, Central Vancouver Island and North Vancouver Island.

Each major Vancouver Island community is listed with links to accommodations, outdoor adventure, attractions, transportation, maps, dining, visitor services and a calendar of events on Vancouver Island.

Discover The Gulf Islands section gives you information about each of the Southern and Northern Gulf Islands including a helpful things to do list.

For Vancouver and the British Columbia mainland please visit The British Columbia Travel Guide.

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