Let the natural beauty of Vancouver Island wow you. This holiday is fantastic for animal-lovers! You’ll find yourself in prime bear-watching territory plus you’ll be surrounded by bald eagles, whales and many other residents.
• International flights with Air Transat based on London Gatwick in economy class
• Includes seat selection
• 8 nights accommodation
• 9 days Intermediate car hire with Fully Inclusive insurance
• Return ferries
• Water Taxi transfers to Sonora Resort
• Full board at Sonora Resort
Why not upgrade your flights to Club Class
Treat yourself and upgrade your hotel to a deluxe or luxury accommodation
Drive in style and upgrade to an SUV
Day 1 Arrive in Vancouver
Upon arrival, collect your car and take the scenic ferry crossing to Vancouver Island. Drive 75km to Parksville where you will stay at the Tigh-Na-Mara Seaside Spa Resort.
Day 2 Parksville to Sonora Resort (120 km)
Enjoy the scenic drive to Campbell River where you’ll take a water taxi along the stunning waterways of the Inside passage to Sonora Resort.
Day 3 Sonora Resort
Head out for a nature eco-tour on board a Zodiac rigid boat with a local guide. It’s a fantastic way to see wildlife in their natural habitat.
Day 4 Sonora Resort to Courtenay (50 Km)
Spend your last morning at Sonora Resort exploring the area or simply relaxing before heading to the Kingfisher Oceanside resort in Courtenay.
Day 5 Courtenay to Tofino (225 km)
Leaving the east coast behind, cross the stunning mountain interior to the relaxed resort of Tofino and your home for two nights, Long beach Lodge.
Day 6 Tofino
While in Tofino, why not go on a whale or bear watching adventure? You can also take surfing lessons or go on one of the numerous trails along the beach!
Day 7 Tofino to Vancouver (230 km)
Enjoy your final views of this magnificent island as you make your way to Nanaimo for the ferry journey back to the mainland. Overnight in Vancouver
Day 8 Vancouver
Vancouver has so much to offer! Fly over Canada at Canada Place or cycle in Stanley Park. Why not adding a food tasting in Granville Island to your program?
Day 9 Depart Vancouver
Your tour ends upon checkout from your Vancouver hotel. Spend some time buying last minute souvenirs before heading to the airport for your flight home.Want to alter anything?
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Selected departure dates between May and September 2018 and May to October 2019
Price based on London Gatwick departure, call for other departure airports
Please note prices and availability are subject to change