14 days in Vancouver, Campbell River & Kootenay National Park Itinerary

14 days in Vancouver, Campbell River & Kootenay National Park Itinerary

Created using Inspirock British Columbia holiday planner

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Vancouver
— 3 nights
Fly
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Campbell River
— 2 nights
Drive
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Kootenay National Park
— 7 nights

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Vancouver

— 3 nights

Hollywood North

Known as "Hollywood North," Vancouver boasts one of the largest film/television industries in the world, second only to Los Angeles and New York.
Vancouver is known for parks, nature, and zoos & aquariums. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: stroll around Stanley Park, take in the dramatic natural features at Vancouver Seawall, don't miss a visit to Vancouver Lookout, and admire all the interesting features of Granville Island.

To see more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Vancouver trip itinerary planner.

If you are flying in from United States, the closest major aiports are Vancouver International Airport, Nanaimo International Air And Space Port / RCAF Nanaimo Base, Abbotsford International Airport and Victoria International Airport. Expect a daytime high around 65°F in May, and nighttime lows around 51°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Tue) to allow enough time to fly to Campbell River.

Things to do in Vancouver

Parks · Nature · Neighborhoods · Shopping

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Campbell River

— 2 nights

Salmon Capital of the World

Locals may joke Campbell River represents civilization's end on scenic Vancouver Island, yet the city remains a lively hub of tourism consistently packed with nature enthusiasts from every corner of the globe.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Wed): get outside with Outdoor Activities, then get engrossed in the history at The Museum at Campbell River, and then get to know the resident critters at Holly Hill Farm. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stroll around Elk Falls Provincial Park, then take in the views from Elk Falls Suspension Bridge, then stroll around Seal Bay Nature Park, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at Paradise Plants Garden Centre.

To see reviews, ratings, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Campbell River road trip website.

You can fly from Vancouver to Campbell River in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry; or do a combination of car and ferry. In June in Campbell River, expect temperatures between 69°F during the day and 51°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Thu) early enough to travel to Kootenay National Park.

Things to do in Campbell River

Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trip

Kootenay National Park

— 7 nights
Explore Kootenay National Park's surroundings by going to Edgewater Hilltop Par 3 Golf & RV Park (in Edgewater), Mt. Lorette Ponds (in Peter Lougheed Provincial Park) and Beeland (in Spillimacheen).

Plan my trip to Kootenay National Park with suggested itineraries provided by Inspirock.

You can drive from Campbell River to Kootenay National Park in 13.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Campbell River to Kootenay National Park due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Campbell River in June, plan for a bit cooler nights in Kootenay National Park, with lows around 41°F.

Things to do in Kootenay National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Nature

Side Trips