Southwest BC Seaplane Safari including Tofino

Southwest BC Seaplane Safari including Tofino

9 Days/8 Nights Roundtrip Vancouver

Price from$4,203

Traverse some of Canada's most vibrant cities by seaplane, taking in the sights of Vancouver, embarking on a marine life safari in Tofino, visiting the resort town of Whistler, and seeing all that Victoria has to offer.

Southwest BC Seaplane Safari including Tofino map

Day 1: Vancouver Upon arrival into Vancouver, make your own way to your hotel. Vancouver is one of the most spectacular cities in the world. Visit Canada Place and the waterfront, Chinatown, historic Gastown and Granville Island with its famous public market, art and craft shops.

Overnight at: Metropolitan Hotel

Day 2: Vancouver A full day at leisure to visit the many and varied attractions and excursions (not included) available in the Vancouver area.

Day 3: Vancouver > Tofino Transfer independently from your hotel to the Harbour Air seaplane base on Coal Harbour for your 60 minute flight to Tofino. Upon arrival, transfer to your accommodation.

Overnight at: Tofino Resort & Marina

Day 4: Tofino Today commence on your Marine Wildlife Safari Tour. (5 1/2 - 6 hours)

From the open Pacific coast to the secluded fjord inlets of Clayoquot Sound's UNESCO Biosphere Reserve, whales, black bears, sea lions, sea otters highlight this marine programme. While bears forage on the beach at low tide, they can unobtrusively be observed and photographed from the 12-passenger Zodiac boats. Grey and Humpback whales may be seen off our shores through the summer months. Sea otters and sea lions are also found close to the outer islands and reefs frequented by the whales.

This wildlife programme is in two parts, with a shore break to refresh and enjoy a personal land side interpretation programme with a guide. (Note: The second part of the tour may be scheduled for the morning of the following day).

Overnight at: Tofino Resort & Marina

Day 5: Tofino > Vancouver > Whistler Transfer independently from your hotel to the Harbour Air seaplane base for your return flight to Coal Harbour. You will then transfer to another aircraft for your 35 minute flight to Whistler. You will have fantastic views on this flight up Howe Sound and along the Coast Mountains. Upon arrival you will have a transfer from the Green Lake seaplane base to your hotel in Whistler.

Overnight at: Delta Whistler Village Suites

Day 6: Whistler (D) Today explore Whistler on your own. We have We have included admission to the Squamish Lil'wat Cultural Centre and the Peak2Peak Gondola Ride which can be used anytime during your stay in Whistler. This evening experience a four course progressive dinner at four different award winning restaurants, paired with wine.

Day 7: Whistler > Victoria Today you will have a transfer from Whistler Village back to the seaplane base at Green Lake for your seaplane flight to Victoria. Your flight will take you over the Coast Mountain range and then over the Gulf Islands to British Columbia's Capital city.

Overnight at: Hotel Grand Pacific

Day 8: Victoria Spend the day exploring Victoria and partake in many of the attractions (not included) and activities such as: Orca Viewing, Butchart Gardens and the Royal BC Museum.

Day 9: Victoria > Vancouver Today you will depart Victoria Harbour on the final leg of your seaplane journey to the Harbour Air seaplane base beside Vancouver International Airport. Scheduled transfers are available to the main terminal of the airport .

• 2 nights accommodation Vancouver • 2 nights accommodation Tofino • 2 nights accommodation Whistler • 2 nights accommodation Victoria • Scheduled Seaplane flights: Vancouver downtown > Tofino; Tofino > Vancouver downtown > Whistler; Whistler > Victoria and Victoria > Vancouver Airport • Scheduled shuttle services from seaplane docks in Whistler, Victoria and Vancouver Airport • 22.6 Kg luggage per person on Seaplane flights • Marine Wildlife Safari Tour • 4 course dinner at 4 different award winning restaurants • Guided tour of Squamish Lil'wat Cultural Centre • Peak 2 Peak Gondola

Pricing (per person) $NZD


2019 Departures

Thursday, Friday and Saturday

16 May - 8 Jun

13 Jun - 22 Jun

27 Jun - 30 Aug

31 Aug - 7 Sep

12 Sep - 28 Sep

3 Oct - 5 Oct


















2019 Departures Thursday, Friday and Saturday May 16, 17, 18, 23, 24, 25, 30, 31
Jun 6, 7, 8, 13, 14, 15, 20, 21, 22, 27, 28, 29
Jul 4, 5, 6, 11, 12, 13, 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 27
Aug 1, 2, 3, 8, 9, 10, 15, 16, 17, 22, 23, 24, 29, 30, 31
Sep 5, 6, 7, 1, 13, 14, 19, 20, 21, 26, 27, 28
Oct 3, 4 , 5

Booking conditions

• Maximum of 22.6 Kg of luggage per person permitted on Seaplane flights. • Seaplanes fly under strict Visual Flight Rules (VFR), adverse weather conditions can cause cancellation or delays in scheduled flights. All efforts will be made to assist passengers whilst travelling, however clients must be made aware of this possibility.

Please refer to World Journeys terms & conditions.

Not included

• Transportation form Vancouver Airport • Hotel early check in/late check out • Fuel surcharges • Meals other than specified • Activities, other than specified