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Half-Day Whale Watching Adventure from Vancouver

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Food & Drink

Victoria Guided Food and History Tour

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Tickets & Passes

Whistler ATV Bushwacker Tour

Starting at$127

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Tours, Sightseeing & Cruises

Vancouver Highlights Bike Tour - The Grand Tour

Starting at$85

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Outdoor Activities

Zipline Adventure in Whistler

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Outdoor Activities

Okanagan Flyboard Experience Kelowna

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Half-Day Whale Watching Adventure from Victoria

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Whistler Odyssey Tour: Off-Road Buggy Adventure

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Adventure travel

Canada's best wildlife experiences

7 min readPublished Sep 6, 2021

Spanning six time zones, three oceans and the world's longest coastline (at 125,567 miles), Canada is one heck of a big country, and it’s filled to the…

Black Bear on the Rivers Edge Fishing for Salmon During Spawning Season Campbell River  British Columbia Canada
Art and culture

Experience First Nations traditions in British Columbia

7 min readPublished Sep 8, 2020

There are 198 distinct First Nations in British Columbia, each with their own traditions and history – and visitors can experience this living history through cultural adventures.

JUN 18, 2016: First Nation (Native) dancers performing at the Victoria Aboriginal Cultural Festival at the Royal BC Museum in the heart of downtown Victoria.
Adventure travel

With travel ground to a halt, a writer rediscovers home

6 min readPublished Jun 25, 2020

A Lonely Planet guidebook writer explores close to home in British Colombia to see how things have changed during the pandemic.

Lighthouse on Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada
Adventure travel

Canoe Canada's wilderness on these iconic waterways

5 min readPublished Jan 22, 2020

Canada is synonymous with canoes. These open boats shaped the nation's history, and now they allow modern-day adventurers to explore remote and wild areas.

Is there a better way to explore Canada's wilderness than from a Canadian canoe? © Tom Robinson / Lonely Planet
Adventure travel

Best ski lodges in North America for every type of powder hound

5 min readPublished Oct 11, 2019

Where you stay is as much a part of the ski experience as getting out on the snow. So here's our round up of the best ski lodges no matter what kind of powder hound you are.

Best ski lodges in North America for every type of powder hound