BC Ferries is one of the largest ferry operators in the world, providing year-round vehicle and passenger transportation service to communities along Canada's West Coast. From Prince Rupert to Haida Gwaii, Vancouver to Victoria, and all the beautiful island and mainland destinations in-between... BC Ferries takes you there! Visit us at bcferries.com ~ with over 60 packages to... more
The MV Northern Adventure is the ONLY way to get from Pt. Hardy to Prince Rupert, and I mean that in both senses; it's a pure delight, particularly if you travel on the last overnighter of the season, before the Summer day trips begin. The sun doesn't set until around 10:30 and it never gets completely dark; the twilight slowly reaches from NNW to NNE and then all of a sudden it's dawn! Get a... more
If traveling over to the Victoria from Washington or Vancouver one must use the ferry. Most have cars or bikes. If not, you can rent a vehicle upon arriving on the ferry. There's wonderful views and fairly good food while taking the 1.5 hour ride. The price is steep and there are no coupons. However, the crew is well organized.
i would hate to say it. i would never take car over to the island. park it and rent it it would probaly be cheaper. unfortunatly i will never take my 35 ft winnebago over to the island , the tourist $ they must be missing out is something else. so sad that such as beautiful place misses out on... more
If you are from Vancouver to Vancouver Island or visiting the Gulf Islands or Sunshine Coast, chances are you are aboard a boat operated by BC Ferries. Ferries gives passengers the chance to explore the islands and inlets along the province's coastline and see magnificent ocean vistas. Whale-spotting is the most popular way to pass the time on these large and safe ferries. Cost depends on... more