Aerial view of Gibsons, British Columbia on the Sunshine Coast

SUNSHINE COAST

An Adventure by the Sea

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From sandy beaches to coastal rainforest, float plane tours to artist studios, kayaking to hiking -

the Sunshine Coast is the perfect escape from the city.

Embark on a self-guided trip in the comfort of your own vehicle, and let us take care of the planning.

Featured Trips

Self Guided Sunshine Coast BC Hikes

5 days / 4 nights

Sunshine Coast Explorer

Starts/Ends: Gibsons, BC

Destinations: Gibsons, Roberts Creek, Sechelt, Madeira Park, Egmont

Focus: Light adventure, Sightseeing, Arts and culture.

From Gibsons to Egmont, kayak to floatplane, this self-guided road trip is the perfect introduction to the Sunshine Coast. Explore the region's expansive beaches, lush rainforest trails, and the eclectic culinary and arts scene along the way.

Available May to October

Self Guided Sunshine Coast BC Sightseeing

4 days / 3 nights

Unwind and Dine

Starts/Ends: Gibsons, BC

Destinations: Gibsons, Sechelt, Halfmoon Bay, Madeira Park

Focus: Wellness, Culinary, Light adventure, Sightseeing.

Indulge in a weekend of wellness on the Sunshine Coast with this 4-day self-guided tour. Based at a luxury oceanfront guesthouse in Halfmoon Bay, enjoy on-site massage services, morning yoga, unique West Coast- inspired dining, and plenty of time to relax on the beach or explore the many eclectic towns.

Available May to October

Highlights of the Region

  • Unwind and embrace the coastal lifestyle as you make your way from Gibsons to Egmont, through the friendly communities and scenic lookouts along the way.

  • Take a boat journey through glacial carved fjords, past Malibu Rapids and into Princess Louisa Inlet to explore the iconic Chatterbox Falls.

  • Spend the day hiking along the coast, kayaking the Sechelt Inlet, mountain biking in Roberts Creek, or simply relax with a good book on one of the many beaches .

  • Embark on a float plane tour over Sechelt Inlet and surrounding area, with the option to fly-and-dine or journey to a nearby alpine lake.

  • Get behind-the-scenes with an artist studio tour. With over 1000 studios in the region, the Sunshine Coast boasts the highest percentage of working artists in Canada.

  • Enjoy an afternoon strolling the charming seaside town of Gibsons, visiting the many eclectic shops, art galleries, restaurants and cafes, with the backdrop of the Howe Sound and coast mountains in the distance.

  • Join an Indigenous-led walking, kayaking, or SUP tour to learn about First Nations history in the area.

  • Experience sea kayaking at night, a joy for the senses, with the chance to witness bioluminescence - living organisms in the water that create a dance of light as you paddle through the darkness.

  • Relax in style at locally-owned accommodations, from a waterfront guesthouse to a forest retreat. Some accommodations offer massages, yoga, and evening campfires by the sea.

  • Enjoy an evening of waterfront dining featuring fresh local seafood and west coast cuisine, or pull up a seat at one of the many local breweries in Sechelt and Gibsons.

How it Works

Our Sunshine Coast tours are self-guided, meaning you travel in your own vehicle and we provide a planned itinerary based on your interests.

 

We arrange all the logistics, including booking your accommodation and day-tours, and provide a detailed itinerary with optional stops and activities for you to explore at your own pace.

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PICK YOUR DATES

Tours are available from May to October, based on availability. Choose a few dates that work best for you, and reach out to us with your preferences.

 

The weather on the Sunshine Coast is moderate year-round, with July and August the warmest months. May/June and Sept/Oct are generally quieter months for travel in BC.

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CHOOSE YOUR LEVEL OF LUXURY

 

We offer two itineraries as a starting point - the Coast Explorer features a forest-based B&B and safari-tent experience, and the Coast Explorer Plus features a waterfront guesthouse plus extra inclusions.

 

Each itinerary offers a range of add-on activities that can be customized based on your interests and budget.

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TALK TO OUR TEAM TO FINALIZE THE DETAILS

Give us a call (778-400-5299) or reach out via our enquiry form and we will be in touch in 1-2 days. We'll find out more about your interests and goals for the trip, confirm your preferred dates with our availability, and finalize all the logistics from there.

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DEPART ON YOUR ADVENTURE!

The fun begins now. We provide a detailed itinerary and booking confirmations, so you can set off on your trip with ease. Our team is available for remote support for the duration of your tour as needed.