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7-Day Tours


Vancouver Island Explorer

Are you visiting Western Canada and in need of some island time?

Experience the peaceful energy within the spirit of Vancouver Island, the largest island on the West coast of North America. From British Columbia's capital, Victoria to the lush rain forests and kilometer-long beaches.


Give me 7 days to introduce you to the rugged beauty of Pacific Canada in this guided tour with sightseeing, easy hiking and of course time to relax to the sound of the waves at the edge of the continent.


7 days, 6 nights

Total Driving: ca. 870 km

Trip Size 4-10 Participants

Starts/Ends in Vancouver (Sunday - Saturday) 

2020 trip dates: May 31 - June 6


  • Ferry ride across the Strait of Georgia

  • 3 easy hikes (30 Min. - 3 Std.) max. elev. gain 70m

  • MacMillan Provincial Park and Strathcona Provincial Park

  • Coastal temperate rain forest in Tofino

  • Our hikes are carefully chosen and our travel itineraries come from meticulous creations


Please contact Slow Down Tours by email and receive a short description of the Vancouver Island Explorer itinerary.


This Tour includes:

  • Accommodation from 3 to 4 star Hotels and Lodges 

  • Private transportation 

  • Certified local Guide and Driver

  • Breakfast and lunch

  • Permits and fees

  • You receive a detailed itinerary and information package when you register for a tour


This Tour does not include:

  • Flights

  • Travel and health insurance

  • Personal expenses

  • Dinner 

  • Beverages of any kind

Trips starting at: CAD$3,128 + 5% GST per person

Booking, Cancellation and Refund info:  


All our prices are quoted in Canadian Dollars (CAD) and subject to change. Goods and Services Tax (GST) of 5% must be charged on trips in Canada.

We will send you our bank details on request and instructions on how to send us a deposit.

A deposit of 30% of the total tour price is required at the time of booking to confirm your reservation. The trip/service contract is in effect after receiving the deposit payment. The balance of the total tour price must be paid a minimum of 8 weeks prior to the start of the tour.

Full payment must accompany multi-day tour bookings made less than 8 weeks before tour start.

Slow Down Tours has the right to cancel a tour. Possible reasons may include bad weather conditions or insufficient bookings.

In the event that Slow Down Tours decides to cancel a tour, no later than 4 weeks before tour start, your full payment will immediately be refunded.

Should you need to cancel a tour, the cancellation notice must be received per email or via phone.

The cancellation fees are as follows:

1. If cancelling your booking up to 8 weeks before the tour starts, 50% of your deposit will be withheld.

2. Cancellation between 8 and 6 weeks before the tour starts results in loss of your entire deposit.

3. Cancellation less than 6 weeks before tour start and during the trip will result in loss of entire amount of the tour (deposit + remaining balance).