Package overview

Travel across the Strait of Georgia and relax on the sandy beaches of Parksville for a couple of days before continuing up the coast. Drive past sweeping vistas, hidden seaside communities, and provincial parks as you make your way towards Campbell River.

During your stay in Campbell River, join the Indigenous owned & run Homalco Tours, to get a guided tour of BC's Indigenous history and culture, and to see west coast wildlife.




FROM $1,039

+ taxes and fees, per person based on double occupancy

Package includes:

  • Two nights in Parksville at Beach Club Resort 
  • Two nights in Campbell River at Comfort Inn & Suites Campbell River
  • Return ferry between Metro Vancouver and Vancouver Island for two adults and one vehicle
  • Wildlife excursion with Homalco Tours in Campbell River (May to October)
  • Free breakfast at Comfort Inn & Suites 
  • $20 dining credit at the Pacific Prime Restaurant and Lounge at Beach Club Resort

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Map & itinerary


Metro Vancouver to Parksville

Start your journey with a a scenic sailing across the Strait of Georgia to Nanaimo. Once you're arrived on Vancouver Island, head north along the coast until you reach the seaside community of Parksville. After you check in at your hotel, explore quaint streets filled with local boutiques and trendy restaurants. 

Lodging: Beach Club Resort




After a morning stroll on the boardwalk, explore Rathtrevor Beach Provincial Park where you can beachcomb during low tide. Then, hike the trails at Englishman River Falls Provincial Park or Little Qualicum Falls Provincial Park, and watch a stunning waterfall cascade down rocky terrain. 

Lodging: Beach Club Resort



Parksville to Campbell River

Enjoy your last morning in Parksville, before embarking on a short drive to Campbell River. Once checked into your hotel, stop at a local eatery to fuel up for an afternoon of adventure. Explore nearby trails like those at Elk Falls Provincial Park, or discover a different kind of trail - the BC Ale Trail. 

Lodging: Comfort Inn and Suites Campbell River



Campbell River

Immerse yourself in an authentic Indigenous experience led by Homalco Wildlife and Cultural Tours. Depending on the season, join a thrilling wilderness tour (May 1 - Oct 15) and learn about the traditional uses of land in Homalco First Nation Culture, a whale watching tour (May 1 - Oct 31) and enjoy a unique Indigenous perspective as you watch marine wildlife break the waters surface, or a grizzly bear tour (Aug 15 - Oct 15) to observe these majestic animals in their natural habitat.

Lodging: Comfort Inn and Suites Campbell River
Homalco Tour Upgrades: Whales, Wildlife and CultureGreat Bears of Bute 



Campbell River to Metro Vancouver

After a hearty breakfast at your hotel, enjoy your last morning in Campbell River at your own pace. As you make your way back to Nanaimo to catch your ferry, enjoy the scenic views of the seaside communities along the way.


Make the journey your own

Options to personalize your trip will ensure your experience is one of a kind and perfect for you. Ask our travel consultants for ideas and create a unique adventure for you.
Person standing at the base of a large conifer tree while hiking around Cathedral Grove Provincial Park on Vancouver Island


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