Farm in Duncan

Westholme Tea Farm

Thought tea was a tropical plant? Not always. Hidden in bucolic farmland 8km north of Duncan, the improbably located Westholme grows its own tea plants. There's a contemporary, winery-like tasting room that's the...

Winery in Duncan

Averill Creek

An upmarket glass-fronted winery that’s popular with tour groups, Averill is cradled by mountains guarding terrain that’s ideal for producing the vineyard’s trademark pinot noir. Polished glasses are lined up...

Farm in Duncan

Merridale Estate Cidery

One of BC's earliest exponents of craft cider-making, Merridale has since gone from strength to strength. The rustic-chic cidery site is lined with trees and gabled barn buildings, one of which hosts the tasting...

Winery in Duncan

Cherry Point Vineyards

One of the Cowichan Valley's original wineries is now on its third owners, Colombians who have added a bit of Latin panache to wines such as the crisp, white Ortega and the fruity, red Lagrimas Negras. Roll into...

Museum in Duncan

Cowichan Valley Museum

There’s plenty of history lovingly stuffed into this museum in the town’s former train station. Closely packed exhibits cover the favorite BC topics: pioneer settlement, Japanese internment, First Nations culture...