Travel Blogs from Tofino
... by two close islands, and at the western end of the beach we visited earlier. Arrived in Tofino in time to have a nice seafood meal. The salmon was cheaper than the halibut! All locally caught and very fresh and tasty. Off to walk the Tofino Lighthouse Trail, again through rainforest with coves and coastal vistas, but no lighthouse! This is on the western side of an adjacent island and out of sight (and ...
... taking in the local activities and after wandering around the small seaside town, we discovered that the only thing to do in this small town on Canada Day was to watch the annual "Tuff City" skate competition. Majority of the town was there (about 200-300 people), and it was a somewhat entertaining afternoon of amateur skateboarding, fundraising markets, and people watching. We won a silent auction for a 2 person, 2.5hr bear tour/cruise (we were the only bidders) which we got for less than ...
... log trucks passed us going the other way but didn't see any going the other way. Nice but uninspiring ride.
Grabbed lunch in Duncan and then slogged up Highway 1 (Trans Canadian Highway) through a lot of traffic lights and heavy traffic.. North of Nanaimo, traffic cleared and traffic lights disappeared and the temperature dropped enough to make it much ...
... meal we’ve had in a while. We steamed the crab bodies and legs, fresh corn, fresh raspberries and cherries, all washed down with Strongbow (hard apple cider). “Oh my goodness’ and “mmm” was all we could mumble. A feast fit for a king (and queen)! And we ate it all!!
After supper, we strolled along the beach, still intrigued by this mist over the Pacific. There’s such a mix of foliage and trees here, from ...
... of white wine from Summer Hill in Kelowna for the meal, and it was a good pairing.
We rushed out right after dinner to catch the perfect light for the 10 minute row and 45 minute hike into the springs themselves. Once there, we met up with some very interesting members of the local coast guard, who even gave us a beer! We learned a bit about the research they’re doing in the area before they headed ...
TripAdvisor Reviews Vista Hermosa Tofino
Other places to stay in Tofino
Middle Beach Lodge Box 100 Tofino, Tofino | 3 star hotelfrom $123
- Such a peaceful place
- Good for the price
- It's unanimous, this place is wonderful
500 Osprey Lane at Chesterman Beach, Tofino | 4 star hotelfrom $348
- Excellence, I cannot wait to go back and I will!
- Relaxing Break
- Highly recommend
542 Campbell Street, Tofino | Hotelfrom $78
120 First Street, Tofino | 3 star hotelfrom $74
311 Campbell, Tofino | 2 star hotelfrom $118
1294 Lynn Road, Tofino | Hotelfrom $97