Emerald Lake, British Columbia
British Columbia
Kalamalka Lake, Okanagan, British Columbia
Beach pier, Surrey, British Columbia
Vancouver harbour, British Columbia
Garibaldi Lake, Whistler, British Columbia

Inspiring guides for your holiday to British Columbia

Home to the famous Whistler Resort and world-class city of Vancouver, British Columbia is characterised by its rugged Pacific coastline, the soaring Coast Mountains and its abundance of terrestrial and marine wildlife.

We’ve a wide selection of great guides to provide all the top tips and insights for visiting this hugely diverse province.

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Top 10 things to do in British Columbia

Known its natural beauty and fantastic sightseeing opportunities, a visit to British Columbia is an amazing experience to remember. Check out our favourite places to go and things to do in this Top Ten.

Recommended wildlife encounters in British Columbia

Just some of the magnificent creatures you may be able to glimpse in British Columbia include grizzly and black bears, mountain goats, moose, bighorn sheep, cougars, deer, wolves, marmots, countless bird species and an array of marine life, including sea lions, dolphins and whales.

Exploring British Columbia’s best coastal towns

From charming villages to magnificent cities, British Columbia boasts numerous coastal towns for enjoying beautiful beaches, an abundance of wildlife and much more. From the sparkling city of Vancouver and its quaint capital of Victoria to smaller gems like the Vancouver suburb of Surrey and the harbour town of Prince Rupert, you’ll be spoiled for choice in this province.

Exploring British Columbia's must-see regions

British Columbia, Canada’s westernmost province, is home to everything from exciting cities like Vancouver to charming mountain towns and picturesque coastal spots.

Exploring British Columbia by motorhome

Riding through British Columbia's incredible sceneries in a motorhome is one of our favourite ways to explore this vast region - come find out why, and how you can experience this exciting way of travelling around Canada.

Exploring British Columbia's national parks

The westernmost province of British Columbia is filled with some of the world’s most breathtaking landscapes, from rugged coastlines, beautiful beaches and remote islands to lush rainforests, cascading waterfalls and dramatic mountain peaks.

Explore the parks & wilderness areas of British Columbia

From soaring mountain peaks with cascading waterfalls and glacial lakes to forest-filled coastline, British Columbia is an incredibly diverse landscape ready and waiting to be explored.

Experience an epic wildlife & wilderness holiday in British Columbia

British Columbia is known for its spectacular national and provincial parks and abundant wildlife.

Top spots to explore off the beaten track in British Columbia

There are numerous destinations that can be explored off the beaten track throughout Canada’s westernmost province of British Columbia that are well worth travelling for.

Exploring Haida Gwaii - The Canadian Galapagos

For years, few outside of British Columbia were even aware, but after Prince William and Kate Middleton visited in 2016, Haida Gwaii has been popping up as a fabulous destination for travelers seeking a unique and remote destination with nearly mythical appeal.

Experience bear watching in British Columbia's wilderness

Seeing a majestic bear roaming its natural habitat is a moment you won’t forget – and where better to see them than in British Columbia’s stunning natural wilderness?

Getting around British Columbia and where to stay

Grab the car keys and get behind the wheel – we’re going to travel around British Columbia’s national parks and mountain ranges, staying in fantastic resorts and taking part in thrilling activities along the way.

Self-Drive Mountain Country: British Columbia & Alberta, from the Coast to the Rocky Mountain Skies

From the majestic city of Vancouver through British Columbia’s and Alberta’s soaring wildlife-filled mountain ranges to lush Vancouver Island and the glorious capital of Victoria with its colourful gardens and British feel, this is a road trip you won’t soon forget.

Exploring the best hiking locations in British Columbia

From incredible national parks and lush forests, to soaring mountains and sugary coastlines, it’s time to don your hiking boots and explore British Columbia.

Experience whale watching in British Columbia

There are many different ways to see orcas in the wild, with a wide range of whale watching tours available and, for the more adventurous, sea kayaking excursions.

Exploring British Columbia’s Cariboo Chilcotin Coast

British Columbia’s Cariboo Chilcotin Coast offers such a naturally stunning wilderness, that it just begs to be explored. Come and find out what makes this destination such a wonderful outdoor playground.

Exploring British Columbia’s Cariboo Chilcotin Coast

British Columbia’s Cariboo Chilcotin Coast offers such a naturally stunning wilderness, that it just begs to be explored. Come and find out what makes this destination such a wonderful outdoor playground.

Our favourite summer activities in Sun Peaks

Once the temperature has risen and the snow has melted, Sun Peaks comes alive with a great variety of outdoor activities, and here are our favourites.

Top 10 things to do in the Kootenay Rockies

From some of Canada’s most celebrated golf courses, to a road trip dedicated to the region’s wonderful hot springs, here are some of our favourite things to do in the Kootenay Rockies.

Whistler Fun Facts

Whistler is one of our favourite places in western Canada and we've put together some fun facts about this charming mountain resort.

Our favourite hiking trails in Sun Peaks

Sun Peaks in the summer is glorious for walking - from a pleasant stroll to a strenuous hike. With a network of 18 designated trails that range from short, gentle strolls to heart-pounding alpine summit treks, it’s a wonderful place to spend a few days exploring.

Top 10 parks in Vancouver Island

We visit Vancouver Island's most crowd-pleasing parks - all of which deliver a unique connection with nature.

Trip ideas for a three day stay in Vancouver

Whether you’re a food and wine connoisseur, a culture vulture or an outdoor adventurer, you’ll find plenty to indulge in when you visit Vancouver.

Top 10 outdoor experiences in Vancouver Island

A rugged island shrouded in unspoilt beauty and luscious wilderness, Vancouver Island is a brilliant outdoor playground for adventurous travellers. Check out our favourite experiences to enjoy.

Indulge in Vancouver’s food & drink scene

Vancouver is famous for being surrounded by spectacular water and mountain scenery, but it’s also become increasingly popular for its outstanding food and drink scene.

Head out on one of these top day trips from Vancouver

Vancouver's surrounding area has lots to offer, whether you want to relax, get active, or enjoy a little of both, including plenty that can be easily accessed within 90 minutes from downtown.

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