5 days in Parksville & Victoria Itinerary

5 days in Parksville & Victoria Itinerary

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Parksville
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Victoria
— 2 nights

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Parksville

Parksville ©

Jewel of Vancouver Island

With access to both the sea and mountains, vacations in Parksville appeal to hikers, swimmers, bird-watchers, and amateur photographers.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Thu): relax in the rural setting at Little Qualicum Cheeseworks, then stroll around Rathtrevor Beach Provincial Park, and then stroll around Parksville Community Park. On the next day, stroll around MacMillan Provincial Park, then take a peaceful walk through Cathedral Grove, then make a trip to Old Country Market, and finally take the plunge with Skydive Vancouver Island.

To see other places to visit, maps, photos, and tourist information, read Parksville trip maker website.

Calgary to Parksville is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Calgary to Parksville due to the time zone difference. You will leave for Victoria on the 29th (Sat).

Things to do in Parksville

Parks · Nature · Adventure · Tours

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Victoria

Garden City

Many urban centers call themselves "Garden City," but thanks to its many manicured parks filled with native and exotic plants, Victoria probably deserves than moniker more than most.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Fishing Charters & Tours and Government House. Go for a jaunt from Victoria to Sooke to see East Sooke Regional Park about 46 minutes away. There's lots more to do: appreciate the extensive heritage of Inner Harbour, find your balance on the water with Ocean River Sports, go on a hair-raising tour with a ghost and vampire tour, and take a memorable tour with Tours.

To find traveler tips, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Victoria online trip maker.

Traveling by car from Parksville to Victoria takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. August in Victoria sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Victoria

Tours · Outdoors · Wildlife · Parks

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Inner Harbour
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Stand-Up Paddleboarding
Ocean River Sports
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