Things to do in Central Island

Gateway to Vancouver Island via the most travelled ferry and seaplane routes, Central Vancouver Island is perfect for those seeking an action-packed long weekend getaway, a restorative week of "Island-time" or as Basecamp for exploring the best of Vancouver Island via daytrips.


Get on the water in Nanaimo, the Harbour City - choose from kayaking, sailing, boat adventures or diving. Stroll over 20km of sandy beaches in Parksville/Qualicum. Visit Coombs a delightful 'tourist trap' reknowned for its rooftop goats, butterfly and parrot refuges, and a shopping strip that will thrill those seeking curios and good eats.

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