Quick Links

Regional District of Nanaimo’s Park and Trail Map
Parks and trails for the Nanaimo region.

Nanaimo Cultural Map 
Includes listings of Artists, Cultural Organizations, and Culinary Arts & Food.

City of Nanaimo Activity Guide 

Tourism Nanaimo
Directory site of tourist attractions, community events and recreational activities in Nanaimo.

Tourism Vancouver Island
An excellent directory site that lists everything on the island from golf to hotels.

Go Nanaimo
Your online gateway to Nanaimo, British Columbia, with travel articles and photos from across Canada.

Sightseeing Tours within 50 KM
click the link above for the following detailed driving and walking tours:

  • Nanaimo Waterfront Walking Tour
  • Nanaimo Downtown Walking Tour
  • North Nanaimo Driving Tour
  • South Nanaimo Driving Tour
  • Ladysmith Chemainus Driving Tour
  • Gabriola Driving Bicycling Tour
  • Oceanside Route Driving Tour (Parksville/Qualicum/Coombs/Errington)

Local Fesitvals & Events

Living Forest's Youtube Channel
Includes video footage of some of our favorite day trips and spots around the island

Living Forest's Google Map
Directions to and descriptions of various special places around the island. We're always adding more!

Canadian Customs Information
Information every visitor to Canada should look over.

Campsites 411
Camping resources.

Nanaimo Weather
Five day forecast for Nanaimo, courtesy of Environment Canada.

BC Road Reports
Road conditions and closures around the province.

Tide and Current Charts
48 hour tide chart for Nanaimo.