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21 Best Places to Visit on a Weekend Trip from Vancouver


21 Best Places to Visit on a Weekend Trip from Vancouver

Introduction - With so many options, it might be hard to choose which towns to see and activities to do. Add these...

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Campbell River, BC

WEEKEND GETAWAY 1 - Campbell River is located on the east coast of Vancouver Island. It’s a great Vancouver getaway for outdoor fanatics and...

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E.C. Manning Provincial Park, BC

WEEKEND GETAWAY 2 - Manning Provincial Park’s main attraction is the Manning Park Resort. The resort hosts the ski and snowboard hill that attracts...

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Harrison Hot Springs, BC

WEEKEND GETAWAY 3 - Harrison Hot Springs is nestled within the mountains and beaches surrounding Harrison Lake in southwestern British Columbia. Just drive 90...

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Portland, Oregon (USA)

WEEKEND GETAWAY 4 - Portland has something for everyone and is an ideal location for a long weekend trip from Vancouver or anyone spending...

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Seattle, Washington (USA)

WEEKEND GETAWAY 5 - Seattle, in Washington state, is a fun weekend getaway from Vancouver. Drive here in around three hours, or take the...

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Victoria, BC

WEEKEND GETAWAY 6 - A trip to British Columbia’s capital - Victoria on Vancouver Island - is one of the best weekend getaways from...

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Salt Spring Island, BC

WEEKEND GETAWAY 7 - Salt Spring is part of Vancouver’s Gulf Islands on the Strait of Georgia. Located between mainland BC and Vancouver Island...

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Galiano Island, BC

WEEKEND GETAWAY 8 - Galiano Island is the perfect place for a quick trip from Vancouver. Spend the day here, or take your time...

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Pemberton, BC

WEEKEND GETAWAY 9 - Pemberton is about a 30-minute drive north of Whistler. Like Whistler, it offers a range of outdoor recreation activities. However...

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Squamish, BC

WEEKEND GETAWAY 10 - Squamish is located north of Vancouver, between Horseshoe Bay and Whistler. Stop here on the way to Whistler, or just...


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