Explore the beauty of Cowichan Bay

Posted January 17, 2012 by Vacay in Deal of The Day

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Vancouver Island, renowned for its natural beauty, is the second largest wine region in British Columbia. Discover and experience lush green valleys,  forested mountains, ocean scenery and the passionate people of Cowichan Bay with an amazing two-day cruise on a BC Ferries.

Day 1:  Vancouver to Victoria
Board a BC Ferry from Tsawwassen Ferry Terminal for a scenic, 90-minute sailing  across the Straight of Georgia and past the Gulf Islands to Victoria. From Tsawwassen Ferry Terminal, you’ll board a BC Ferry for another 90-minute sailing across the Straight of Georgia and past the Gulf Islands to Victoria.

Day 2: Nanaimo to Horseshoe Bay
Continue to explore the Cowichan Valley, perhaps stop at another winery or farmers’ market as you make your way north to Departure Bay in Nanaimo. Once at the Ferry Terminal, you’ll board a BC Ferry for a picturesque, 90-minute sailing to Horseshoe Bay, through fjord-like waters with mountains blanketed with virgin forests and glaciated peaks.

Package includes:

  • One night’s accommodation at Oceanfront Suites at Cowichan Bay in an ocean-view one-bedroom suite
  • Round-trip on BC Ferries from Vancouver Island to Vancouver mainland for two adults and one car

To book: The price starts at $125 per night per person (subject to change daily), includes ferry and hotel. Click here to get a quote and make a reservation.


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