Map of Vancouver Island

Victoria BC Canada Visitor's Guide

Vancouver Island is a 456 km (283 mile) island located along the west coast of Canada. A mountain range runs down the spine of the island.

The west coast of the island receives large amounts of rain throughout the year. Consequently there are massive forests of gigantic trees.

Forest on Vancouver Island
Vancouver Island Forest

Long Beach, a popular tourist destination, is situated along the west coast.

Victoria is located at the south end of Vancouver Island.

Beach on the East Coast of Vancouver Island
Beach on Vancouver Island

Ferry Service connects the island to the BC mainland, Prince Rupert BC and points in the US state of Washington.

View map of Vancouver Island.

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