Sample Itinerary: Pacific Northwest, BC
This sample itinerary for a 5-night motor yacht charter in the
provided by m/v Pacific Yellowfin.
Columbia - Gulf Islands & Victoria
By m/v Pacific Yellowfin
m/v Pacific Yellowfin - 114 ft
Please understand that this is just a sample
itinerary. While cruising in the Pacific Northwest, tidal streams,
weather conditions, and wildlife determine our routes and
- Special Chefs Dinner featuring Pacific North
West cuisine including matching wines aboard the M.V Pacific Yellowfin.
- Guided tour of Salt Spring Island wineries and
- Motorbike and bike ride on Saturna Island with
- Renowned Butchart Gardens and lunch.
- Sightseeing tour of Victoria including
horse-drawn carriage ride and afternoon tea.
- Guided kayaking and hiking tours.
- Guided viewing of Orca whales and porpoises.
Day 1: Vancouver ~ Galiano Island
Welcome champagne reception for your departure trip from Steveston
through the Fraser River Delta, then crossing the Straight of Georgia
to finish the cruise on Galiano Island. Guided kayaking trip around
Montague Harbour and surrounding islands will follow. Welcome Dinner
onboard and overnight.
Day 2: Galiano Island ~ Salt Spring
Enjoy breakfast while cruising to Ganges on Salt Spring Island to visit
the famous farmer’s market known for its “Make it, bake it or grow it
on the Gulf Islands” philosophy. Continue with a tour of the island
with a Salt Spring native to learn about its wineries, organic farms,
cheese makers, as well as many renowned art galleries.
Day 3: Salt Spring Island ~ Saturna~
Cruise to unspoilt Saturna Island while enjoying a buffet breakfast.
Take a motorbike or bike ride to the Lighthouse at the southern tip of
the island. Savour a picnic lunch and a short cruise to Pender Island
where you will spend the night at anchor.
Day 4: Pender Island ~ Whale Watching ~
Greet the day with a guided hike up Mount Norman, before breakfast. The
rest of the day will be spent viewing Orcas, Porpoises and Seals around
the Gulf Islands. Late afternoon cruise to Brentwood Bay.
Day 5: Brentwood Bay ~ Victoria ~
In the morning visit the famous Butchart Gardens for a backdoor-guided
tour and then enjoy lunch here at Butchart. In the afternoon visit
Victoria with its English teashops, and ride along the waterfront in a
horse-drawn carriage around the inner harbour. Join in the tradition
and sip afternoon tea. Return to the boat for dinner onboard and
Day 6: Brentwood Bay ~ Active Pass ~
Morning departure back to Vancouver through the beautiful Active Pass
while enjoying your last brunch onboard.
Map, Vancouver Island, British Coumbian, Canada
itineraries > Pacific Northwest : Vancouver
Island, British Columbia, Canada