They say that one of the best things you can do on BC's many islands is nothing at all. Stroll along the beach. Savour the view. Victoria, the provincial capital and home to the University of Victoria, is on Vancouver Island. Served by the Vancouver Island Health Authority, smaller cities in this region include Campbell River, Comox, Nanaimo, and Port Alberni. The scenic Gulf Islands, known for their artisan and farmers' markets, are easily accessible via frequent public ferries.
Communities on The Island