Embark on a breathtaking Vancouver to Nanaimo, Ucluelet, Tofino 2 Days Harbor City Tour Private—an exclusive and immersive journey that takes you from the urban sophistication of Vancouver to the picturesque harbors of Vancouver Island's coastal gems. This Vancouver to Nanaimo, Ucluelet, Tofino 2 Days Harbor City Tour Private promises two days filled with scenic landscapes, coastal charm, and the unique allure of Nanaimo, Ucluelet, and Tofino.
Day 1 begins in Vancouver, where your private guide will lead you through the vibrant neighborhoods, including the modern elegance of Yaletown, the historic charm of Gastown, and the cultural richness of Chinatown. Traverse the scenic Sea to Sky Highway, enjoying views of coastal mountains, fjords, and the Pacific Ocean en route to Nanaimo.
Discover the coastal charm of Nanaimo, a harbor city with a rich maritime history. Stroll along the waterfront, explore the vibrant arts scene, and indulge in local treats, including the famous Nanaimo bar. The day continues with a scenic drive to the west coast of Vancouver Island.
Day 2 takes you to the picturesque coastal communities of Ucluelet and Tofino, renowned for their stunning natural beauty and outdoor adventures. Marvel at the rugged coastline, explore the Pacific Rim National Park Reserve, and visit the charming shops and galleries in Tofino. Choose from a variety of activities, from beachcombing to whale watching, and immerse yourself in the laid-back island lifestyle.
With the flexibility of a private tour, customize your itinerary to include personalized stops and experiences, whether it's a visit to local attractions, a leisurely meal with ocean views, or capturing postcard-perfect moments against the breathtaking backdrop of the coastal landscapes.
Conclude your Vancouver to Nanaimo, Ucluelet, Tofino 2 Days Harbor City Tour Private with a seamless return to your starting point, leaving you with the extraordinary memories of a personalized journey that captures the essence of Vancouver Island's coastal charm and the rugged beauty of the Pacific Northwest.
Stop At: Horseshoe Bay, West Vancouver, BC, Canada
Depart Vancouver and head west for the short drive to BC Ferries Horseshoe Bay terminal. If time allows, stroll the scenic village of Horseshoe Bay.
After boarding the ferry in Horseshoe Bay, enjoy the 1.5-hour trip to Nanaimo. Enjoy breakfast onboard, or head to the upper deck to take in the fresh air and scenery. Keep an eye out for whales, eagles and other wildlife – the Salish Sea is a rich marine environment.
Duration: 2 hours
Stop At: Nanaimo, Nanaimo, Vancouver Island, British Columbia
Known as the “Harbour City” due to its lovely, island-sheltered harbour right in the middle of the city, this urban oasis offers the best of both worlds with a wealth of recreation from hiking, kayaking, boating and world class snorkeling and scuba diving to great dining, shopping, museums and festivals.
Duration: 45 minutes
Stop At: Old Country Market - Goats on Roof, 2326 Alberni Hwy, Coombs, BC V0R 1M0, Canada
Depart the ferry and follow the signs to drive north. After passing through Nanaimo you will quickly find yourself in the quiet district of Coombs/Errington, home of the famous Coombs Country Market, known for its resident roof-top goats.
Take an hour or two to peruse the market and adjoining stores – it’s a feast of sights, sounds and smells. Food, baked goods, candy, specialty crafts and ice cream – 55 flavours – are just some of the unique and tasty things to explore. And don’t forget to look for the goats
Duration: 45 minutes
Pass By: MacMillan Provincial Park, Alberni Highway 4, Port Alberni, British Columbia Canada
MacMillan Provincial Park (also known as Cathedral Grove), one of the iconic west coast. The park provides awe-inspiring views of one of the most accessible stands of old-growth rainforest on Vancouver Island.
The meandering trails at this popular stop allows visitors an up-close look at the trees that make up BC’s iconic rainforest – massive Douglas fir and Western red cedar trees that are more than 800 years old and up to 9m/30ft in circumference.
Pass By: Port Alberni, Port Alberni, Alberni-Clayoquot Regional District, Vancouver Island, British Columbia
Port Alberni is the half-way point of the drive to Tofino and Ucluelet.
This sprawling oceanside town has deep roots in the forest and fishing industries and it proudly showcases this connection through sites like McLean Mill National Historic Site and the Maritime Discovery Centre. From downtown, board a 1929 ex-logging locomotive for a trip through downtown and the surrounding forest to the historic McLean Mill.
Pass By: Ucluelet, Ucluelet, Barkley Sound, Alberni-Clayoquot Regional District, Vancouver Island, British Columbia
Welcome to the Pacific Rim! The short drive down the Ucluth peninsula takes you to the small town of Ucluelet, where outdoor adventure is the order of the day. Looking to hook the big one? Fishing charters abound. Hungry? Head to Norwoods for an unforgettable meal, or enjoy the spectacular views from Black Rock Resort. Several surf schools offer rentals and lessons, or try a guided kayak tour the harbour or the Broken Group Islands.
Stop At: Tofino, BC, Canada
Drive through Pacific Rim National Park and then check into your hotel and enjoy free time to spend as you like. Dinner (not included) will be followed by a campfire on the beach with roasted marshmallows and s'mores for dessert (weather and fire restrictions)
Duration: 6 hour
No meals included on this day.
Accommodation included: overnight at Hotel best Western resort similar
Stop At: Pacific Rim National Park, Tofino, British Columbia V0R 3A0 Canada
Pacific Rim National Park Reserve is a 511 km² park located in British Columbia, Canada, which comprises three separate regions: Long Beach, the Broken Group Islands, and the West Coast Trail. It represents the Pacific Coast Mountains landscape which is characterized by rugged coasts and temperate rainforests
Duration: 2 hours
Stop At: Tofino-Long Beach Chamber, Tofino, BC V0R 2Z0, Canada
Catch a wave – Tofino was named North America’s best surf town – at one of the many local beaches. Surfing is a year-round sport; popular spots include Chesterman Beach, Cox Bay and Long Beach. Whale watching, wildlife viewing and bear watching(your own expense )opportunities abound, and no trip to Tofino is complete without a trip (and dip) in scenic Hot Springs Cove.
Duration: 3 hours
Stop At: Ucluelet Aquarium, 180 Main Street, Ucluelet, British Columbia Canada
Visit the Ucluelet Aquarium and experience the amazing marine life that inhabits the waters of Barkley and Clayoquot Sounds.
Duration: 20 minutes
Stop At: Wild Pacific Trail, Ucluelet, British Columbia V0R 3A0 Canada
Destination for scenic tree-topped hikes overlooking rugged coastline & breaking waves.The Wild Pacific Trail begins near the mouth of Ucluelet Inlet, at Amphitrite Point Lighthouse,
Duration: 45 minutes
Pass By: Port Alberni, BC, Canada
activities and attractions. Only 193-km (120-mi) from the provincial capital, the city boasts a magnificent, deep-sea port at the head of the Alberni Inlet opening into Barkley Sound and the Pacific Ocean.
The city, and surrounding valley, enjoys a moderate climate and is well-known for it's breathtaking scenery. Surrounded by mountains, freshwater lakes and streams, the area is wildly popular for its salmon sport-fishing, scuba diving, kayaking, windsurfing, boating, waterskiing/wakeboarding, hiking, mountain biking, ATV'ing, golfing and wildlife viewing.
Pass By: Nanaimo, Nanaimo, Vancouver Island, British Columbia
Nanaimo is a city and ferry port on the east coast of Vancouver Island, in British Columbia, Canada. At its heart, the Nanaimo Museum displays exhibits on the city’s industries and indigenous peoples. Near the Harbor front Walkway, the Bastion is an 1853 wooden tower with cannon firings in summer. Shops and cafes fill the Old City Quarter. Offshore, on Newcastle Island, trails lead to beaches and First Nations sites.
Stop At: BC Ferries Departure Bay Terminal, 680 Trans-Canada Hwy, Nanaimo, BC V9S 5R1, Canada
will come to the Nanaimo City Center where we could visit the Nanaimo Fish Market and Urban Art. In the afternoon we will take a ferry back to Vancouver.
Duration: 20 minutes
No accommodation included on this day.
Get ready for an unforgettable adventure at the Capilano Suspension Bridge - a world-famous attraction located in the heart of North Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. This stunning suspension bridge spans the Capilano River at a height of 70 meters and is 140 meters long, offering visitors breathtaking views of the lush rainforest and the river below. But that's not all - the park also features a variety of other attractions, including a treetop adventure course, a thrilling cliffwalk, and a captivating canyon walk. Whether you're seeking thrills or simply looking to immerse yourself in the natural beauty of Canada, the Capilano Suspension Bridge has something for everyone. Our friendly staff are committed to ensuring your safety and enjoyment throughout your visit, making it the perfect destination for families, couples, and solo travelers. With ample parking and easy access to public transportation, getting to the park has never been easier. So what are you waiting for? Come and experience the magic of the Capilano Suspension Bridge today!
Looking to explore the wonders of the universe? Look no further than the HR MacMillan Space Center! Our state-of-the-art facility offers an immersive and educational experience that will leave you in awe. From interactive exhibits to breathtaking planetarium shows, we have something for everyone. Whether you're a space enthusiast or just looking for a fun day out with the family, the HR MacMillan Space Center is the perfect destination. Don't miss out on this opportunity to discover the mysteries of the cosmos. Visit us today and embark on a journey that's out of this world!
Looking for a fascinating cultural experience? Look no further than the Museum of Anthropology. With its impressive collection of artifacts and exhibits from around the world, this museum offers visitors a unique glimpse into the diverse cultures and traditions of humanity. From ancient artifacts to contemporary art, the Museum of Anthropology has something for everyone. And with its knowledgeable staff and engaging programming, it's the perfect destination for families, students, and anyone seeking to expand their understanding of the world. Don't miss out on the chance to explore the wonders of the Museum of Anthropology – start planning your visit today!
Looking for a peaceful escape from the hustle and bustle of Vancouver's busy streets? Look no further than Queen Elizabeth Park. This stunning urban oasis offers visitors a chance to unwind and enjoy the natural beauty of the city's flora and fauna. Whether you're strolling through the park's beautifully manicured gardens, watching the koi fish swim in the ponds, or taking in the panoramic views of the downtown skyline and North Shore mountains, Queen Elizabeth Park has something for everyone. And with its convenient location, ample parking, and free admission, it's the perfect destination for a family outing, romantic date, or solo adventure. Don't miss out on the chance to experience the wonders of Queen Elizabeth Park – start planning your visit today!
Experience Vancouver from a whole new perspective at the Vancouver Lookout, your ultimate bird's eye view of the city! Located in the heart of downtown Vancouver, the lookout offers stunning panoramic views of the city, mountains, and sea. Take in the breathtaking vistas from the observation deck, 168 meters above the ground, or enjoy a delicious meal with a view at the Top of Vancouver Revolving Restaurant. With a variety of interactive exhibits and informative displays, the Vancouver Lookout is also a great way to learn about the history and culture of this vibrant city. Whether you're a first-time visitor or a seasoned local, the Vancouver Lookout is a must-visit destination. Book your trip to Vancouver now and discover the city's beauty from a whole new perspective at the Vancouver Lookout!
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Yes, Vancouver to Nanaimo, Ucluelet, Tofino 2 Days Harbor City Tour Private is customizable.
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