Is 2 days in Tofino enough?
There are so many things to do in Tofino. A weekend (or 2 days) in Tofino is just the right amount of time to experience everything this laid-back surf town has to offer.
What’s so special about Tofino?
Tofino is known for incredible sunsets. When I think of both “tropical” and “Canada”, the first place that comes to mind is Tofino. One of Canada’s most westerly towns, Tofino faces the Pacific Ocean and is home to some of the best surfing in the country, as well as whale watching, hiking, paddling, and so much more.
Is Tofino worth visiting?
To get there requires a scenic ferry ride from Horseshoe Bay to Nanaimo, followed by a 3-hour drive through the stunning Pacific Rim National Park. While getting there does take some effort, we can assure you that a visit to Tofino is absolutely worth it – in fact, you might not ever want to leave!
How many days do you need in Tofino?
We usually do 3 days in Tofino and always manage to explore so much in that time. Vancouver Island is so rich in wildlife too, both on land and in the ocean. There’s every chance you’ll spot whales, orcas, sea otters, cougars, and maybe even bears and wolves (if you’re lucky) when you’re exploring.
What is the best month to visit Tofino?
The best time to visit Tofino is June-July Tofino can be visited year-round, but based on the ideal climate conditions, cost of travel, and avoiding peak holiday periods, June-July is the best time to go. In summer, temperatures can reach as high as 19℃ (66℉) in the middle of the day.
Is Tofino expensive?
The average price of a 7-day trip to Tofino is $1,763 for a solo traveler, $3,166 for a couple, and $5,936 for a family of 4. Tofino hotels range from $74 to $338 per night with an average of $117, while most vacation rentals will cost $240 to $580 per night for the entire home.
What is the best time of year to go to Tofino?
Best Time To Visit Tofino Enjoy the days at the beach during peak season from June to September. July to August is the perfect time for surfing, kayaking and other water sports. Although it gets chilly during the winter November to April it is the best time to do some storm watching!
Is Tofino or Ucluelet better?
The verdict: Both Tofino and Ucluelet provide access to activities and tourist attractions. For those who enjoy hiking/walking, Ucluelet is the best bet because of the Wild Pacific Trail and other nearby trails.
What is there to do in Tofino at night?
The nightlife in Tofino consists of having dinner/drinks at Shelter Restaurant & Wolf in the Fog, catching a show at the Tofino Legion, Jamies Rainforest Inn Lounge or having a fire on Chesterman/Mackenzie Beach. It is not your typical nightlife but it can be fun!
Is the water warm in Tofino?
The water temperature (52 °F) at Tofino (North Chestermans Beach) is quite cold. If the sun shines as forecast, it should feel warm enough to get away with a good sealed spring wetsuit but you won’t overheat in a winter wetsuit, gloves boots and a hood.