Vancouver Island Destinations

Vancouver Island really is the perfect place to get away from it all… even if you live here! A compelling destination for visitors and residents alike, Vancouver Island offers a wonderful balance of wilderness, magnificent natural beauty and vibrant towns and cities. Whatever you may look for in a vacation, Vancouver Island has it all.
Open to the wild Pacific Ocean, the rugged, untamed West Coast offers its laid-back atmosphere; extraordinary, long sandy surfing beaches; rainforest hiking trails, whale watching tours and a wealth of other natural attractions highlighting our unique flora and fauna.
The more sheltered Eastern coastline boasts exciting cities and towns, lush gardens; walking and cycling paths; fishing, winery tours, sailing, dozens of superb golf courses, world class shopping… and if you’re not convinced already, we assure you we’ve barely scratched the surface!
Whatever you look for in a Vancouver Island vacation, there will be something to suit your taste and budget. Here are just a few of the places to see that have featured in More Living magazine: