Sunshine Coast Tourism Society

  • 101-494 S Fletcher
  • Gibsons, BC V0N 1V0
  • Phone: 888.445.1808
Start a Beautiful Relationship with the Sunshine Coast of BC!

Imagine taking a stunning ferry ride to another world where the pace is slow, the scenery is breathtaking and the people are friendly. The gateway to the Sunshine Coast is on Vancouver's doorstep, only a scenic 40 minute ferry ride away from Vancouver, or 80 minutes from Comox on Vancouver Island. We are waiting to welcome you to our world.

Stretching along the northeast shores of the Strait of Georgia from Gibsons and Howe Sound to Powell River and Desolation Sound, the Sunshine Coast provides a natural backdrop for visitors to discover what beautiful secrets Nature has conjured up for them.

Our communities and islands each offer something special, starting with our renowned accommodations which include romantic B&B's, cozy cottages and luxurious resorts. Whatever your preference, you are sure to find the one just right for you.

Adventure awaits -- no matter what you are looking for! The Sunshine Coast is an outdoor enthusiast's dream, offering an abundance of outdoor activities including mountain biking, hiking, kayaking, diving, X-country skiing and snowshoeing to name a few.

The Sunshine Coast boasts more artists per capita than any region in Canada. Talented people are drawn to the natural beauty and laid back lifestyle of the Sunshine Coast, and its growing reputation as an arts and culture centre is much deserved. Artisans, writers, craftspeople, musicians, filmmakers...the list continues to grow and we are blessed to have such talented and fascinating people in our midst.

Some of the 'must-see' places on the Sunshine Coast are the world famous rapids at Skookumchuck Narrows, beautiful Smuggler’s Cove, the Powell Forest Canoe Route, Princess Louisa Inlet, the Landing in Gibsons, Sechelt Inlet, the Sunshine Coast Trail and Desolation Sound.

We are waiting to welcome you to our world. Come and see for yourself … and start a beautiful relationship with the Sunshine Coast of BC!