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Full-Day Cheakamus Rafting and Sea to Sky Gondola Combo from Vancouver

Available from Apr 17

Full-Day Cheakamus Rafting and Sea to Sky Gondola Combo from Vancouver

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Splash through the rapids of the Cheakamus River, paddling gentle waves between towering evergreens, on a full-day combination trip from Vancouver. You’ll travel past British Colombia’s coastal forests on the way to the river, then change into dry clothes for the Sea to Sky Gondola, where you’ll have views across Howe Sound and the mountains. This adventurous, family-friendly day is a good fit for first-time rafters, and it includes your tickets to the Sky to Sea Gondola, as well as round-trip transport from selected hotels in Vancouver.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$163.45
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$163.45

Zodiac Marine Wildlife Excursion from Victoria

Available from Nov 1

Zodiac Marine Wildlife Excursion from Victoria

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Get up close and personal with the ocean and its incredible marine wildlife during this whale watching excursion from Victoria. Climb onboard a Zodiac boat equipped with padded bench seats and cruise the sea at up to 35-knots while your marine naturalist explains the area and animals around you. Head for the Juan de Fuca and Haro Strait and lookout for humpback whales, otters, seals sealions, and birds.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$87.45
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$87.45
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Wilderness & Eagle Viewing Float

Available from Nov 5

Wilderness & Eagle Viewing Float

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From October through April join a small group, limited to 15, for a half-day wildlife excursion and scenic float on the Squamish River. Prime eagle-viewing season runs November–February, while shoulder seasons offer sightings of elk, bear, deer, waterfowl, and the occasional cougar. Marvel at snow-dusted Stawamus Chief Mountain, spring-melt waterfalls, the old-growth forests. Lunch, warm beverages, and a professional photographer make it a truly unique experience.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$105.99
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$105.99

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Small-Group Vancouver City & North Vancouver Full Day - Private Safe Tour

Available from Apr 1

Small-Group Vancouver City & North Vancouver Full Day - Private Safe Tour

This comprehensive small-group (6 guest limit) tour of the City of Vancouver and North Vancouver will guide you through all of the must-see spots in one adventure packed day! Enjoy the best the Vancouver area has to offer, including: the Vancouver Lookout Tower, a narrated drive through Downtown Vancouver (including Gastown & Chinatown), Granville Island, Stanley Park, a Harbour Cruise*, the Capilano Suspension Bridge including Cliffwalk®, Grouse Mountain and Canadian Lumberjack show atop the mountain to finish off the day! *Tentative cruise dates: April 26-September 30th,2020. Partial refund for the boat portion will be provided in event the boat does not operate. Tour will operate as normal, without the boat portion*
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  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$341.02
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$341.02
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Small-Group Best of Vancouver City - Private Safe Tour

Available from Apr 1

Small-Group Best of Vancouver City - Private Safe Tour

Experience the highlights of Vancouver by taking part in our Best of Vancouver City Tour! This tour includes: narrated drive through Downtown Vancouver (including Gastown & Chinatown), Vancouver Lookout Tower, Stanley Park, a Harbour Cruise*, and Granville Island. Can you imagine being able to fit all of that into a half-day on your own? Let us do all the work as you relax and enjoy the city. *Tentative boat cruise dates: April 26-September 30th, 2020. Partial refund for the boat portion will be provided in event the boat does not operate. Tour will operate as normal, without the boat portion.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$154.39
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$154.39
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Private Tour: Giant Sturgeon Fishing

Available from Oct 26

Private Tour: Giant Sturgeon Fishing

The rivers of British Columbia are known for their excellent big-game fishing, but arranging a fishing trip takes a lot of planning. With this organized sturgeon fishing tour from Vancouver, all necessary equipment, licenses, and transport is provided—as well as a barbecue lunch and a guide—leaving you free to focus on hauling in your catch.
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  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$1,598.02
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$1,598.02
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Sunset Whale Watching Adventure from Victoria

Available from Feb 20

Sunset Whale Watching Adventure from Victoria

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This adventure is a 3 to 4 hour fully-guided whale watching, wildlife and sunset viewing tour departing from Downtown Victoria on Ocean Magic II - a comfortable, semi-covered, custom-built express cruiser. Your adventure will be ending when the sun goes down and will be an experience to remember!
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  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$111.36
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$111.36
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Private Zodiac Whale Watching Adventure

Available from Oct 27

Private Zodiac Whale Watching Adventure

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Become more in tune with nature on this private 3-hour whale-watching adventure in Victoria. Board a zodiac vessel with your private group, and cruise along the Haro Strait and the Strait of Juan de Fuca in search of whales and other marine life. While on the water, listen to interesting facts about these mammals of the sea.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$817.31
per group
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$817.31
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Victoria Day Tour from Vancouver

Available from Dec 19

Victoria Day Tour from Vancouver

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A visit to Vancouver is not complete without a trip to Victoria, the capital of British Columbia. This 14-hour combo tour first takes you through the Gulf Islands aboard a BC Ferry and then back on land on a coastal drive through James Bay, the Trans Canada Highway and Fisherman’s Wharf. Wind through downtown Victoria aboard a comfy coach and admire top landmarks including the historic Empress Hotel, the Parliament buildings and the Inner Harbour. The tour includes free time in Victoria before you’re transported back to Vancouver.
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  • 14 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$131.55
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$131.55
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Whale-Watching Cruise with Expert Naturalists

Available from Apr 1

Whale-Watching Cruise with Expert Naturalists

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Hit the waves with expert naturalists in search of Canadian sea-life on this whale-watching cruise from Victoria. Hop aboard your whale-watching boat and head out into the rolling seas with your guide. Gaze out over Victoria’s attractive coastline and watch the waves for sightings of graceful orcas. Listen as the two expert naturalists onboard explain the life cycles of the majestic creatures, and learn of their pivotal role near the top of the marine food chain. Enjoy fine views from the seating areas both inside and on-deck. 
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$73.56
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$73.56
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Victoria Shore Excursion: Whale-Watching Cruise with Expert Naturalist Guides

Available from Apr 1

Victoria Shore Excursion: Whale-Watching Cruise with Expert Naturalist Guides

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Trade your cruise ship for a whale-watching vessel on a 3-hour shore excursion from the port of Victoria. Travel into the open waters of the northern Pacific Ocean to spot native marine life including orcas, humpback whales, harbor seals and minke whales. Learn about British Columbia’s amazing aquatic ecosystems from onboard naturalist guides, who will help point out passing species along the way. It’s an exciting and educational voyage for the whole family!
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$73.56
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$73.56
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Ultimate Marine Whale & Wildlife Tour

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Ultimate Marine Whale & Wildlife Tour

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Go whale watching in Victoria on a 12-passenger boat that’s designed for seeking out whales and marine wildlife on Vancouver Island’s spectacular coast. With a heated cabin, onboard bathrooms, and outdoor viewing decks, this whale watching tour is a comfortable alternative to an open speedboat that still provides the maneuverability and personal experience of a small craft while searching for orcas, humpback whales, minke whales, seals, and more.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$93.41
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$93.41
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Whale-Watching Tour from Vancouver

Available from Apr 1

Whale-Watching Tour from Vancouver

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Scout for an incredible array of marine life during this half-day Vancouver whale watching cruise. Join a professional naturalist on board a modern boat as you search for creatures including orcas, seals, porpoises, and eagles. The waters for your cruise are renowned for attracting whales, offering an up to 90% success rate with sightings. Best of all, enjoy spectacular scenery set amidst the Gulf and San Juan Islands. Your whale watching trip from Vancouver includes round-trip transport from your hotel, plus bottled water and snacks.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$120.07
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$120.07
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Sea Safari Tour from Vancouver

Available from Apr 1

Sea Safari Tour from Vancouver

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Leave the bustle of Vancouver for an evening on the water with the local wildlife for company. The rigid inflatable watercraft provides a comfortable ride as you circle the sound, located beside one of the southernmost fjords north of the equator. The tour takes you around many of the islands of Howe Sound, and gives you views of wild life in their natural habitat.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$77.05
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$77.05

Bowen Explorer Sea Safari Tour

Available from Oct 28

Bowen Explorer Sea Safari Tour

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Take a sea safari around the islands of Howe Sound. This is your opportunity to see the rugged coastlines and mountains and spot local wildlife. Seals, sea lions, bald eagles and more call this area home. There will be a stop at Snug Harbour where you have the choice of disembarking to tour the charming shops and cafes (return at your leisure via ferry) or stay on the boat to return with the tour.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$77.03
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$77.03

Private Salmon Fishing Charter from Vancouver, Canada

Available tomorrow

Private Salmon Fishing Charter from Vancouver, Canada

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Enjoy the excitement of salmon fishing on this private, full-day adventure for up to four people from Vancouver. Navigate the Fraser River, the longest river in British Columbia, en route to the Pacific Ocean for six or eight hours of Pacific salmon and Dungeness crab fishing with a professional guide. Learn proven techniques for catching salmon, enjoy the scenic view and look for a wide variety of marine wildlife, fish and sea mammals along the way.
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  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$656.42
per group
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Whistler Half-Day Spin Fishing

Available from Mar 15

Whistler Half-Day Spin Fishing

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Whistler boasts serene fishing lakes and spectacular countryside scenery, but knowing the best spots to cast your line requires local knowledge. On this family-friendly tour, suitable for learners and experts alike, experience the joy of spin fishing for salmon and trout in the Canadian wilderness. With all equipment plus pickup and drop-off at your Whistler or Pemberton accommodation included, enjoy a relaxing experience with your instructor in the great outdoors.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$177.24
Price varies by group size
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$177.24
Price varies by group size

Whistler Half-Day Fly Fishing

Available from Mar 15

Whistler Half-Day Fly Fishing

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Join a private fishing guide to learn the secrets of Whistler fly fishing on a half-day trip that’s tailored to you. All gear is provided, so you can get straight to fishing for the trout and salmon that thrive in pristine lakes and rivers here. Whether you’re a beginner or an experienced angler, getting tips on fishing local pools will maximize your success.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$177.24
Price varies by group size
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$177.24
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Nanaimo Bungy Jump

Available from Oct 30

Nanaimo Bungy Jump

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Take the leap of a lifetime on this bungy-jump tour at WildPlay Nanaimo on Vancouver Island. Feel the adrenaline rush as you plummet 150 feet from a trestle bridge over the Nanaimo River. With help from a certified Jump Master, you choose from six levels and 15 styles for your initial jump and work your way up from there. Start with the Swan Dive and earn bragging rights with the Big Bobowski. Want proof of your fearlessness? Upgrade to include a GoPro that captures your experience on camera.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$122.04
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Paddling Esquimalt Harbor to Cole Island

Available tomorrow

Paddling Esquimalt Harbor to Cole Island

In June 2006, Cole Island was officially recognized as a national historic site. It was designated part of a “National Historic District” by the Historic Sites and Monuments Board of Canada. The district is considered to be the “most complete site of Royal Naval activity and infrastructure in the Commonwealth”. Cole Island is a peaceful place where visitors are welcome to come and enjoy the site located in the quiet waters at the end of Esquimalt Harbour. The island is open from sun-up to sun-down. Please heed warning signs and make sure you pack your garbage out!
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$53.71
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 IN GERMAN: 7 hour tour of whale watching

Available from Apr 1

 IN GERMAN: 7 hour tour of whale watching "Pacific Whale Paradise" u. Steveston

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Experience a group of orca whales in their natural habitat and stroll through the old fishing village of Steveston, where time seems to have stopped. Additionally on request: dinner in one of the good fish restaurants directly at the pier in Steveston. On the way there we also visit the vanDusen Botanical Garden, one of the most beautiful botanical gardens in the world The drive to Steveston is approximately 1 hour from downtown Vancouver. However, the whale watching here is better by classes (90% success rate) than directly in Vancouver. Please note that the boat tour itself is not included in the price. Minimum number of people per booking: 2
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$159.05
Price varies by group size
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$159.05
Price varies by group size
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Vancouver to Nanaimo, Ucluelet, Tofino 2 Days Harbour City Tour Private

Available from Oct 26

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Vancouver to Nanaimo, Ucluelet, Tofino 2 Days Harbour City Tour Private

Tofino tour is a personal tour that provides the opportunity to discover the natural beauty of Vancouver Island’s West Coast, Surfing, kayaking, and whale watching are just a few of the outdoor activities available. Highlights include: the ferry to Nanaimo, Coombs market, Port Alberni, Ucluelet Wild Pacific trail, Long Beach, the town of Tofino, and the countless hiking trails. This tour also gives you the chance to go on a whale watching tour, learn to surf, go kayaking, or do other amazing activities! Day 1depart Vancouver 7:15am sharp Enjoy a ferry ride through the Strait of Georgia to Nanaimo. Explore Englishman River Falls, Then drive through Coombs Pacific Rim National Park and then check into your hotel and enjoy free time to spend as you like.Day 2:Long Beach, a surfer's paradise. Explore the fishing village town of Tofino ,Tofino is famous - such as surfing, whale watching, bear watching or kayaking. You'll depart Tofino in the afternoon arrive in Vancouver at 10pm.
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  • 2 days
  • Free Cancellation
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$751.04
$883.58
$132.54 savings
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Vancouver to Victoria day tour Private

Available from Oct 26

Vancouver to Victoria day tour Private

Enjoy an exciting full-day tour in Victoria that's packed with activities. Your day will start with a ride on board a luxury car in Vancouver that will take you to the ferry terminal in Tsawwassen. Walk around the deck while enjoying the scenery and look out for orcas, seals, and other marine life. Make your first stop at Butchart Gardens, where you will be wowed by this oasis of lush green and colourful blooms, stretching for 55 acres of flowers, trees, pathways, and creeks. The garden features a sunken garden, a world-famous rose garden, and a wonderful restaurant serving high tea daily. Take a scenic tour by the ocean en route to the city center of Victoria. Drive by the University of Victoria, Oak Bay, the Uplands, Beacon Hill Park, and finally Downtown Victoria with its BC Parliament Building, Empress Hotel, Chinatown, and Craigdarroch Castle. Have lunch or a small bite, at your leisure. Later in the evening head back to Vancouver where you'll be dropped at your hotel.
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  • 6 hours 55 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$770.61
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$770.61

Vancouver to Nanaimo Harbour City Day Tour

Available tomorrow

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Vancouver to Nanaimo Harbour City Day Tour

In Morning take 90 minute Ferry to Horseshoe Bay Centrally located on the east coast of Vancouver Island, Nanaimo is a scenic city looking out over the Salish Sea to the Coastal Mountains on mainland British Columbia. The Harbour is the central focus of the city, where seaplanes take off and land, boats and tours come and go, and walking trails line the shore. Nature is a big part of what makes this city so enticing, but the downtown, with shops, restaurants, and museums, also adds to the appeal. Some of the most popular things to do are whale watching and wildlife tours, soaking up the sights from the Harbourfront Walkway, and exploring some of the nearby parks. With indoor activities and outdoor excursions retail bliss and beaches for days you can find it all in Nanaimo there are literally 360 digree of adventure surrounding Nanaimo
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  • 4 hours 35 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$518.37
$647.96
$129.59 savings
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$129.59 savings

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