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British Columbia Holidays

Whether its sizzling summer scenarios, with alpine meadow buttery blooms and the serene coastal beauty of Vancouver Island or snow sprinkled winters with pristine white slopes and festive après ski on the majestic peaks of the Rocky Mountains, BC is always up for an outdoor escapade!

Bask on beaches backed by mountains, traipse the enchanting rainforests of Pacific Rim National Park, catch a glimpse of mighty orcas along the scenic Inside Passage or bears on the slopes of Sun Peaks. Discover lapis-blue waters, majestic fir trees, glassy freshwater lakes, and unspoiled twisting trails. Paddle the wilds, gasp at bridges that kiss the clouds and venture backcountry by horse.

Whether you’re after the showy city sanctuaries of Vancouver or a snow powdered Narnia in Whistler, British Columbia is where friendly cosmopolitan cities meet alluring wild beauty and natural wonders combine with thrilling experiences.

Resorts in British Columbia

General information
Time Difference

Time zones difference between British Columbia and the UK is - 5 hours


Canadian Dollar

Currency can be changed at currency exchange offices, banks, as well as at the post office. In the resort areas both Visa and Mastercard cards and CAD in cash are accepted for payment.

When exchanging money, please note that currency exchange offices may charge a commission for each transaction.

Top 5 Things To Do
Vancouver - Tranquility Within City Limits 

Stanley Park is a must-visit in Vancouver, offering breathtaking views and endless activities. Take a leisurely stroll or bike ride along the seawall, or venture into the park's interior to discover lush forests, serene lakes and stunning gardens. Stop by the famous totem poles to learn about the park's Indigenous history and culture or check out the Vancouver Aquarium to see incredible marine life up close. Don't miss the opportunity to see Lions Gate Bridge and the city skyline from Prospect Point or enjoy a picnic with friends and family in one of the many scenic spots throughout the park.

Vancouver - Where East Meets West

Located in the heart of Vancouver, Chinatown is a vibrant neighbourhood rich in history and culture. As you wander through the bustling streets, you'll encounter a range of sights, sounds and smells, from traditional Chinese medicine shops and herbalists to markets selling fresh produce and exotic delicacies. Be sure to visit the Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Classical Chinese Garden, an oasis of tranquillity featuring traditional architecture and serene water features. Don't miss the Chinese Cultural Centre Museum, which showcases the history and contributions of Chinese Canadians in British Columbia.

Vancouver Island - A Whimsical Wonderland

Are you ready for an adventure that's straight out of a fairy tale? Take a trip to Vancouver Island's old-growth forests, where you'll feel like you've stepped into a magical world. These towering trees have been standing tall for centuries and are sure to leave you feeling awestruck. Explore the lush green forests and marvel at the sheer size of the ancient trees. Who knows, you might even spot a mystical creature or two! It's a must-visit for any nature lover looking to experience something truly unique and otherworldly.

Vancouver Island - Enjoy A Getaway To Tofino

Get ready to ride the waves and soak up some sun in Tofino, the ultimate getaway spot on Vancouver Island. Take a dip in the ocean, explore the lush rainforests and chill out in some of the coolest beachfront cottages around. Tofino's got it all, from killer whale watching to world-class surfing. So, grab your shades, your flip flops and your sense of adventure and head on over to Tofino for an unforgettable escape!

Vancouver - Unveil Underwater Treasures...

Welcome to the Vancouver Aquarium! Where you can explore the wonders of the ocean! Discover over 50,000 fascinating creatures, including beluga whales, sea otters and many different fish species. You can also learn about marine conservation efforts and participate in interactive exhibits and programs. Get up close and personal with aquatic animals and watch captivating shows featuring marine animals. Don't forget to visit the 4D theatre for an immersive experience.

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