British Columbia

 

Don’t challenge British Columbia to a nature contest. You will lose every single time. This is where the Pacific is met by bustling city and towering forest; where mountains give way to picturesque valleys, and where vibrant urban life is fused with the nature that surrounds it.

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Travel times to Vancouver

City Flight Time
Los Angeles 2 hr 50 m
Chicago 4 hr 35 m
New York City 6 hr 00 m
Boston 8 hr 10 m
 
  • 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.

  • We’ve collected some of the most interesting Aboriginal experiences in the province.
    We’ve collected some of the most interesting Aboriginal experiences in the province.
    Haida Gwaii Totem Poles
  • 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.
  • Head to British Columbia’s west coast, avoid the crowds, and explore some of the most breathtaking secret beaches.
    Head to British Columbia’s west coast, avoid the crowds, and explore some of the most breathtaking secret beaches.
    West coast beach walk
  • Thirteen world-class resorts, nearly unlimited backcountry, and unreal snowfall.
    Thirteen world-class resorts, nearly unlimited backcountry, and unreal snowfall.
    Whistler Skiing
  • Get a feel for how Vancouver locals live during a visit to the city’s coolest and quirkiest neighborhoods.
    Get a feel for how Vancouver locals live during a visit to the city’s coolest and quirkiest neighborhoods.
    Vancouver at night
  • A trip to Vancouver is always a foodie trip, and this guide should help you eat your way through the city.
    A trip to Vancouver is always a foodie trip, and this guide should help you eat your way through the city.
    Vancouver Foodies
  • 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
  • From the rainforest to mountain tops and the cities in between, British Columbia is full of wonders.
    From the rainforest to mountain tops and the cities in between, British Columbia is full of wonders.
    Pacific Rim Tofino

Itineraries

 
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.