Where on Vancouver Island can you go island hopping, eat at a top-rated restaurant, and bungee jump into a river all in one sunny summer day? In Nanaimo, that’s where!

Become one with nature

The Island’s second biggest ciy, Nanaimo is located in the central region of Vancouver Island and is an easy 90 minute drive north of Victoria. It has two ferry terminals with regular service from the mainland. It’s also the gateway to the rest of the Island and the perfect destination for your summer vacation.

Nanaimo offers something for everyone in summer, with breathtaking views of the Pacific Ocean and the Coast Mountains, the decadent treats of the Nanaimo Bar Trail, numerous parks and lakes for outdoor recreation, and the fresh produce and locally produced art of the Cedar Yellow Point Artisan Trail. Nanaimo truly offers infinite possibilities for your summer vacation.