Vancouver Island road trip ideas

Destination BC is the official tourism marketing organization for the Province of British Columbia. Together with its associate regional organization eg. Tourism Vancouver Island and Tourism Nanaimo etc, they provide very informative travel resources on their websites. Here are some useful links that you can refer to when planning your trips.

Note: There are different focus/stops suggested by different route planners. We suggest you take from different planners’ idea and plan activities or routes that interests you the most.


Route #1 Pacific Marine Circle Route

Pacific Marine Circle Route Itinerary – Hello BC 

Pacific Marine Circle Route – Vancouver Island Travel

Route #2 Vancouver or Victoria to Tofino

Vancouver to Tofino road trip – Hello BC

Victoria to Tofino & Ucluelet road trip – Hello BC


Route#3 Discover the East Coast of Vancouver Island

Discover the East Coast of Vancouver Island – Hello BC      

Nanaimo to Port Hardy – Vancouver Island Travel 

Nanaimo to Campbell River – Vancouver Island Travel 


Other helpful ideas

West Coast culture – Hello BC 

Top 5 places to stop between Victoria and Campbell river – Hello BC