9 day sample itinerary

Vancouver Island Suggested Motorhome Itinerary

Rainforest and rugged coastlines

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Explore the rugged coastline of Vancouver Island with your Cruise Canada motorhome on this 8 day suggested itinerary. Starting in Vancouver, enjoy the scenery by taking a leisurely stroll from Vancouver Harbour along the sea wall to Stanley Park, head up to the Vancouver Look Out. Take the ferry from Vancouver across to Victoria, stopping at Butchart Gardens on your way to Victoria. Carry on your journey through the stunning landscapes of the east coast of Vancouver Island as you make your way up through Campbell River to Telegraph Cove. Discover the rich history and culture of the First Nations of this area of Vancouver Island and keep your eyes peeled for the abundant wildlife. The memories of this epic motorhome journey will last a life time.

Our Experts Recommend:
  • Walk around the sea wall in Vancouver harbour
  • Stroll around Butchart Gardens
  • Discover First Nations culture at Rathtrevor Beach Provincial Park
  • Visit Little Qualicum Falls
  • Explore Nanaimo

Sample Itinerary Summary

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Duration
9 days
Destination Breakdown
Options
Private basis, Self-Guided
Included
  • International flights
  • Motorhome rental
Not included
  • RV campground hookup
  • Mileage packages
  • Personal kits, vehicle kits, generator usage and one way fees
  • Ferry fees not included
  • Vancouver

    Itinerary Highlights

    • See the finest display of First Nations art at the Museum of Anthropology
    • Kayak or canoe in False Bay
    • Take a scenic flight over the city in a seaplane
    • Join a hop-on-hop-off tour of Vancouver
    • Ride to the top of the Vancouver look Out for panoramic views of the city
  • Victoria

    Itinerary Highlights

    • Join a guided tour of the capitol building
    • Enjoy wandering through the 55 glorious acres of Butchart Gardens
    • Climb the steps of Craigdarroch Castle for fabulous views of Victoria
    • Shop in specialty stores along Government Street
    • Take a food tour of Victoria
  • Vancouver Island

    Itinerary Highlights

    • Indulge in a Nanaimo bar
    • Stop at a local winery and sample the local wine
    • Book a grizzly bear expedition from Campbell River
    • Enjoy a artisan lunch plate with cider tastings at the Sea Cider Farm and Ciderhouse
    • See whales breach before you on a whale watching tour