Welcome you to Tofino's longest-running website. You are probably not reading this from Canada's favorite beach & adventure town... yet. But hopefully you are planning your trip here, because this is the best place to start your travel research. Enjoy!

Accommodation & Activity Features

Remote Passages Marine Excursions

Whale Packages: Beachfront rooms + Zodiac tours!

Specials at Pacific Sands: Current Specials at the Beach Resort

Marina West

Marina West Motel: Best Room Rates in Tofino

Cox Bay Beach Resort: Stay 3 nights or more and save $45/ night!

Wickaninnish Inn

Seasonal Packages: Save $40/nt & enjoy daily breakfasts.

Middle Beach Lodge

Middle Beach Lodge: Last minute specials. Have a look!

Tofino Vacation Rentals

Wickaninnish Inn

Remote Passages

West Coast Aquatic Safaris

Clayoquot Eco-Tours at the Whale Centre

Tofino Fishing

Pacific Sands Beach Resort

Ocean Village Beach Resort

Jamie's Whale Watching

Long Beach Lodge Tofino

2015 Tofino Tourism Update

With spring in full tilt and summer just around the corner, we're happy to report that this year has been one of Tofino's strongest tourism season's ever. The incredible weather that we have been experiencing to date this year is certainly one of the factors that has been bringing return and new visitors to our beach town. While the sun always makes a great vacation, it's important to note that Tofino in the rain is a wonderful experience.

Remember the old Tofino saying:

There's no such thing as bad weather, just bad clothing choices!

The short story is any time is a good time to visit Tofino. So no matter what the weather or season, we recommend you get on over to the accommodations area and book your trip today.

About Tofino Guide

The information we provide in these pages is intended to be current, relevant and useful as a research tool for your next trip to Tofino. But perhaps most importantly, we hope to display Tofino's unrivaled beauty and appeal to potential new and long-time visitors alike. If you find anything that seems out of place or that needs to be updated, please contact us and we will update the information right away.

Humpback Whale Breaching

Whale Watching

Tofino is world-renowned for the many gray and humpback whales that are easily accessible. Take a trip in a comofortable covered aluminum boat or enjoy the thrill of a high-speed zodiac excursion. Most companies guarantee sightings, and you'll see more than just whales out there..

Sea Kayaks on Remote Beach

Explore a Remote Beach

There are many ways to explore Clayoquot Sound, but traditionalists prefer sea kayaks. Whether it's kayaking, paddle boarding or a water taxi drop off, we highly recommend finding a secluded beach and exploring...

Surfing at Chesterman Beach

Go Surfing!

Tofino calls itself the Surf Capital of the Canada for a reason. With miles of beaches facing in varying directions and plenty of surf schools there's no excuse not to go. Bring your own gear or rent a board and wetsuit and hop on some cold Canadian waves...

Getting to Tofino

While it is possible to fly directly to Tofino, most folks drive in their own vehicle. As such, we've prepared a getting here page, which details the amazing drive out to the wonderful west coast. We also have a full page of maps.

If you are looking for bus service to Tofino, please be aware that Tofino Bus offers exceptional scheduled bus and charter bus services from Vancouver, Victoria, Nanaimo, Port Alberni and the Comox Valley. For more information about Tofino Bus, visit their website.