Come Experience Vancouver Island for Yourself.
Looking for a great place to live, work and play? Then look no further than Vancouver Island. Whether you prefer an urban centre or a rural community, Vancouver Island is the place for you.
Conveniently situated only a ferry ride from Vancouver, this beautiful west-coast island features some of the world’s most beautiful scenery from unbelievable beaches and lakes, to coastal mountains, old-growth rain forests and stunning ocean views.
Outdoor enthusiasts can enjoy mountain biking, hiking, surfing, skiing, boating, golfing and other activities. Where else can you surf and ski in the same day? Into the arts? There are endless museums, galleries, plays and concerts to be enjoyed. There is even plenty of shopping with everything from big-name fashions to unique local products. Whatever your interest, Vancouver Island has something for you.
Vancouver Island is also a wonderful place to raise your family. It offers excellent schools, both public and private, and many colleges and universities including the University of Victoria, North Island College, Royal Roads University and Vancouver Island University.
If you are looking to retire there are many new and established retirement communities that support seniors living. They offer convenient resources, senior recreation activity centres, libraries, and both independent and assisted living residences.
Come experience Island living and all that Vancouver Island has to offer.