Set on the wild Pacific Coast of Vancouver Island, off Canada's west coast of British Columbia, Tofino boasts wild natural scenery, lakes, rainforests. Adventures abound, from bear and whale watching to hiking, surfing and storm watching.
Ancient rainforests are home to cedar trees over 1000 years old, you can witness some of these on the Meares Island Big Tree Trail such as the Hanging Garden Tree which has an impressive circumference of over 18 metres!! Tofino is Canada's premier surf destination with 35km of surf-able beaches, for a more sedate water activity explore Clayoquot Sound by kayak or canoe.
Tours will take you our searching for black bears can be seen ambling along the beaches foraging for food in the months of May to October while whale watching is almost a year round activity in Tofino with whales being most plentiful in March to October.
Tofino is a 4 hour drive from Victoria or 5 hour 30 minute drive from Vancouver including the ferry from Horsehoe Bay to Nanaimo.