Attractions

Farm in Parksville & Qualicum

Morningstar Farm

Check out the region's 'locavore' credentials at this delightful and highly welcoming working farmstead. Let your kids run wild – most will quickly fall in love with the rabbits – then hunt down some samples from th…
Market in Parksville & Qualicum

Coombs Old Country Market

The mother of all pit stops, this sprawling, ever-expanding indoor food and crafts menagerie is stuffed with bakery and produce delectables. It attracts huge numbers of visitors on summer days, when cameras are poin…
Gardens in Parksville & Qualicum

Milner Gardens & Woodland

This idyllic outdoor attraction combines rambling forest trails shaded by centuries-old trees with flower-packed gardens planted with magnificent trilliums and rhododendrons. Meander down to the 1930s tearoom on a s…
Park in Parksville & Qualicum

Horne Lake Caves & Outdoor Centre

A 45-minute drive from Parksville delivers you to BC's best spelunking. Some caves are open to the public for self-exploration, though the excellent guided tours are recommended, from family-friendly to extreme; boo…