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Wilderness Camping on Vancouver Island | CA-FA801

Explore Vancouver Island on this Bus and Van Tour

Overview

Spend a week camping in the wilderness of Vancouver Island and exploring the West Coast of Canada in a comfortable van.

Highlights

  • Vancouver Island
  • West Coast of Canada
  • Tofino
  • Secret beaches
  • Sea caves
  • East Sooke Park

 

What's not to love about a guided camping adventure on Vancouver Island? With endless waterfalls, lakes and beaches, or scenic drives, mountains and rainforest walks, this Vancouver Island adventure tour leaves little to be desired.

Start your Vancouver Island guided tour by escaping the hustle of Victoria and heading to the Wild West Coast, staying in Tofino for 3 nights.  Tofino is Canada’s surf capital and is sure to mesmerize you with endless beaches, wildlife and a culture of being one with the land.  Lose yourself on the many amazing trails in Tofino and discover an ocean paradise on several optional water-based adventures.

During your Vancouver Island adventure tour, we camp at 3 beautiful camping areas, ranging from ocean beaches to old-growth forests and expansive lakes. Each campsite during your adventure offers lots to do, including swimming, berry picking and beautiful sunset walks.

  • Personal Experience
  • Trusted Tour Operator
  • Small group
  • Expert guides
  • No required single supplement
  • Guaranteed departures
Availability July
Duration 7 days
Departs From Victoria, BC
Difficulty Easy / Moderate Suitable for most people in fair condition.
Group maximum 10 people
Minimum age 10 years
Meet on Location No
Pick Up Yes

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  • Toll Free number in N. America: +1 888 285 1676
  • International number: +1 780 414 1676

Availability (2023) - 7 days:
July 2-8
July 16-22
July 23-29

PRICE: $2295 CAD per person
SINGLE TENT UPGRADE: $300 - OPTIONAL
SLEEPING BAG RENTAL: $50

What's Included

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Included

  • Transportation in a comfortable van
  • Camping equipment
  • All meals from pick up to drop off
  • Guided hikes and excursions during the entire tour

What to bring

  • Sleeping bag (can be rented)
  • Daypack
  • Water bottle
  • Personal items and clothes

Not Included

  • 5% local tax
  • Trip cancellation/ travel medical insurance
  • Optional single tent upgrade
  • Optional activities: kayaking, whale watching, surfing

Contact us for more Information about this tour

TOLL FREE NUMBER IN N. AMERICA: +1 888 285 1676
INTERNATIONAL NUMBER: +1 780 414 1676

You can also send an email to info@adventures.com, or use the contact form here below.

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Itinerary

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couple walking on a suspension bridge in canada
The tour begins in the capital of British Columbia, Victoria. From here we’ll head to the west coast of Vancouver Island, where we’ll spend most of our days hiking, cruises with optional kayaking and whale-watching tours.
Gourmet meals on your tour will change your view on camp food, catering to most dietary restrictions. Your Vancouver Island adventure tour menu includes lots of fresh local meats, seafoods and fine cheeses, as well as hordes of fresh fruit and healthy salads.  This guided tour on Vancouver Island is a dream waiting to be discovered. Come on a camping tour to this sunny paradise and see why we love it so much!
victoria city harbor port and boats

Day 1 - Victoria

Escape the hustle of the city as we head up Vancouver Island, bound for Tofino and the wild west coast. We set up camp and talk about the days to come around a campfire.

Pick up between 1-2 pm.

Camp Tofino for 3 nights.

Day 2-  End Of The Road!

Explore endless sandy beaches and learn a thing or two about the local wildlife in Tofino, Canada’s surf capital.  

Day 3- Wild, Wild West.. Coast!

A full day of adventure along the Pacific Ocean coast. Try kayaking, or whale watching or hang with us and try surfing or go for a rainforest hike.  

Optional: whale watching, sea kayaking, surfing.

Day 4- Pacific Paradise!

Browse the town of Tofino in search of gifts, locally roasted coffee and other treasures.  Spend the afternoon on a fun guided hike somewhere in Pacific Rim National Park, then head back towards Port Alberni to Camp near a lake and swim under the stars.  

Camp Port Alberni for 1 night.

a river in Strathcona Provincial Park
Day 5- Sea Caves & Cedars

Rainforest walks, gnarly roots, secret beaches and sea caves are all in order on day two of your Vancouver Island tour!  

Camp French Beach for 2 nights.
bedwell lake in canadian british columbia

Day 6- Finding the Lost Coast

Spend the last full day on your guided tour of Vancouver Island exploring East Sooke Park on a guided hike, or one of the hidden beaches on the Lost Coast of Vancouver Island.  Camp near the ocean and enjoy one last bonfire and a Pacific Ocean sunset!

Day 7- Last But Not Lost!

Head back to Victoria in the morning and be dropped off at your hotel, the airport, or the ferry by 2 pm. We take a few stops along the way to make it fun.

Payment Details

Deposit and Taxes
Pricing does not include: 5.00% GST.
A $500 CAD deposit is required for each guest to confirm their booking.  (During COVID we are accepting bookings with a $200 deposit for bookings until the end of summer 2021).
Balance of payment is due 60 days before trip commencement.

CANCELLATION POLICY & DETAILS
Deposits are non-refundable Lifetime Deposits, which means that for any cancellation 60 or more days before departure, guests are credited their deposit to use towards any tour with us in the future.  With this we offer free date changes up to 60 days before each departure to make bookings flexible. Cancellations less than 60 days of departure are non-refundable.
(With COVID we have moved the cancellation window to 30 days before departure to use the Lifetime Deposits, and we are refunding deposits for new bookings for a valid COVID related issue (border closures and flights cancelled, or a positive COVID test) for bookings until the end of summer 2021).
We offer full refunds for any tour that we have to cancel.