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

Route #2 Vancouver or Victoria to Tofino

Vancouver to Tofino

Victoria to Tofino & Ucluelet


Route#3 Discover the East Coast of Vancouver Island     

Nanaimo to Port Hardy

Nanaimo to Campbell River


Other helpful ideas

#ExploreBC Road Trip: West Coast Culture

Top 5 Places to Stop Between Victoria and Campbell River