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You are met and transferred to your luxurious hotel. The balance of the day is at leisure.
Your Audi Q7 (yours to use for the duration of your journey) is delivered to your hotel. Following a vehicle orientation, set sail on the BC Ferries System for Salt Spring Island. Then drive to the Hastings House Country Estate and settle in to your deluxe suite on this lush 22-acre waterfront resort.
You may choose to visit the island's renowned Saturday market, featuring internationally acclaimed arts and crafts from local artists. This afternoon, a private guide accompanies you as you paddle your kayak in the Ganges Harbor to the beautiful shell-covered Chocolate Beach on Third Sister Island. Be on the lookout for seal, sea lion, porpoise, eagle and great blue heron.
Travel by ferry and road to Tofino on Vancouver Island. Along the way, enjoy the ancient rainforests and spectacular scenery. There are many opportunities to view the wildlife as well. Your day is entirely at your own pace as you make your way to your resort for the evening.
Spend the day exploring the pristine waters of Clayoquot Sound for possible sightings of orca, gray and humpback whale; sea lion; seal and porpoise. Travel by Zodiac to the north end of Clayoquot Sound where you can relax and soak in the natural, sulfur hot springs that overlook the ocean.
Drive across Vancouver Island via scenic Malahat Drive, a beautiful roadway that runs through a rugged region of heavy forest and steep cliffs. Arrive at the Aerie Resort overlooking Spectacle Lake. The rest of the day is at leisure to enjoy the resort's amenities. Curl up with a good book in front of the fire, use the sauna or outdoor hot tub, or rejuvenate at the Wellness and Beauty Center.
You are met by your private driver-guide this morning for a visit to the renowned Butchart Gardens, a 50-acre horticultural showplace. Then explore Victoria's Antique Row, the Parliament Building and historic mansions before stopping for high tea at the Fairmont Empress Hotel. Later you may prefer to take a drive around the island.
After breakfast, depart on a final scenic ferry sailing. Travel from Victoria to Vancouver, and this afternoon explore the city on your own, perhaps stopping in Chinatown, Stanley Park or the North Shore.
Today you will be met and transferred to the airport for your flight back home.