About Nanaimo
Home to the famous "Nanaimo Bar," Nanaimo & Region is a central Vancouver Island destination with a rich mining history and vibrant cultural attractions.  Explore the Morden Mine, sample your way through the tasty Nanaimo Bar Trail or take in a live performance. Outdoor enthusiasts can kayak around Newcastle Island, hike or bike an extensive trail network or play in one of our 200+ parks. From hostels to hotels and art galleries to wave pools, Nanaimo & Region offers something for everyone. 

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Visit  Tourism Nanaimo for visitor information or click here to download a Visitor Guide.  Share your Nanaimo moments and experiences using the #explorenanaimo tag.


About Parksville Qualicum Beach

Discover our Beauty - In Parksville Qualicum Beach you will experience a vacation full of great discoveries – amazing villages, beaches and meals. But most of all, Parksville Qualicum Beach will share our natural wonders. Our forests and our trails. Our giant trees and our rivers. Our beaches and our sunsets. Our mountains and our waterfalls. The smell of the cedars and the sea, the roar of the falls, the pull of the tide and the warmth of the sun.