British Columbia

With the Pacific Ocean to the west and the Rockies to the east, British Columbia is Canada's most diverse province, where breathtaking natural beauty and city sophistication go hand-in-hand.

Travelers come from around the world not only for the recreation, fine wines, and outstanding Pacific Northwest cuisine, but also to experience the art and traditions of the province's First Nations' cultures. From its wilderness forests, mountains, and glacial lakes to its rugged coastline and pristine islands, British Columbia is indeed Super Natural.

Key Information

Population: 4.4 million

Average Climate: 43°F in January; 72°F in July

Capital: Victoria

Largest City: Vancouver

Did you know: BC is home to the largest intact coastal temperate rainforest in the world

Unique Places to Stay in British Columbia

The finest bed & breakfasts, boutique hotels and country inns located in British Columbia.

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