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Package overview

Visit some of your favourite spots on Southern Vancouver Island, or discover hidden gems on this three night Pacific Marine Circle Tour. Explore the charming seaside communities of Cowichan Bay and Sooke, before finishing off your trip in the historic city of Victoria.

With a number of different ways to experience this road trip – discovering new outdoor adventures, or focus on inspiring cultural experiences – you are sure to find a unique trip, and one-of-a-kind BC getaway.




FROM $329

+ taxes and fees, per person based on double occupancy

Package includes:

  • One night in Cowichan at Oceanfront Suites at Cowichan Bay
  • One night in Sooke at Prestige Oceanfront Resort
  • One night in Victoria at Inn at Laurel Point 
  • Return ferry between Metro Vancouver and Vancouver Island for two adults and one vehicle

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Map & itinerary


Metro Vancouver to Cowichan Bay

Sail across the Strait of Georgia to Nanaimo, making sure to look out for coastal wildlife during the scenic ferry ride. Once you're arrived on Vancouver Island, head south towards the quaint seaside village of Cowichan Bay. Visit the spectacular Kinsol Trestle - a historic wooden railway bridge over the Koksilah River. Cap off your day at the resort's OceanGlo Wellness Spa.

Lodging: Oceanfront Suites at Cowichan Bay



Cowichan Bay to Sooke

Spend your morning browsing the harbour shops and galleries along Cowichan Bay Marina, or grab a delicious breakfast at the hotel's Cow Café. Then drive south, on a scenic road trip to Sooke - home of the Juan de Fuca Marine Trail and historic West Coast Trail. Check out Sooke Potholes Provincial Park, famous for its clear, deep pools and unique rock formations. Or trek through Juan de Fuca Provincial Park to roaring Pacific surf.

Lodging: Prestige Oceanfront Resort



Sooke to Victoria

Drive east along winding roads to Victoria. Enjoy a day in the city, sampling local cuisine and craft beer, check out the Royal BC Museum and Inner Harbour, shop on Government Street, wander to Fisherman's Wharf for fish and chips, or take a water taxi tour.

Lodging: Inn at Laurel Point



Victoria to Metro Vancouver

Conclude your Vancouver Island tour with brunch at one of the must-try spots in the heart of downtown, or venture to the Butchart Gardens or Butterfly Gardens before catching the ferry back to Metro Vancouver.


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.
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Hiker looking up at an old growth Douglas fir tree at Cathedral Grove in Macmillan Provincial Park


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