Vancouver’s unique coastal location makes it the ideal starting point for a wide variety of wonderful destinations outside the city. From private beachfront and mountain top suites to distinguished hotel guestrooms, B.C. offers some of the finest retreats for you to appreciate our spectacular landscape. Hike first-growth forests and deep-sea fish in ocean waters around Tofino. Tour renowned wineries and swim pristine lakes in the sunny Okanagan, located in the South-central interior of the province. Plan a weekend getaway or week-long excursion with our following recommendations. All places are a few hours drive from the city, and in some cases, involve an awe-inspiring ferry ride.