British Columbia

In British Columbia, discover the architecture and culinary scenes in world-class cities like Victoria and Vancouver with our local experts and then head out on some of the best hikes in British Columbia on Vancouver Island, Whistler, Yoho National Park and Emerald Lake. This Canadian Province is the best of both worlds.

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British Columbia Tours

British Columbia, Canada, has some of the best natural landscapes in the world; offering lush forests, dramatic snow blanketed mountains, and beautiful coastline. On our British Columbia trips, discover the architecture and gardens in Victoria and enjoy the “foody” vibe in Vancouver. 

Road Scholar’s local experts will lead you on the best hikes in British Columbia on Vancouver Island, Whistler, Yoho National Park and Emerald Lake. From ship voyages through British Columbia and Alaska, to hiking, biking, and paddling your way through one of Canada’s most beautiful regions. Road Scholar offers the most educational and adventurous British Columbia tours that will provide a lifetime of fond memories. 


From the magic of coastal Vancouver to the alpine beauty of Whistler, the Sea-to-Sky Corridor goes through Howe Sound and the spectacular valleys of British Columbia’s Coast Mountains. On this very special Road Scholar’s British Columbia tour, travelers will hike in Vancouver and the Coast Mountains at a comfortable pace from our home base in Whistler. 

On this once-in-a-lifetime British Columbia trip, discover the secret lives of the local black bear population with a presentation from a local bear researcher. Hike amongst towering ancient cedars of the Cheakamus River Valley rainforest and learn about the area’s significance to local First Nations Peoples. 

Signature Cities

Vancouver offers the cutting-edge, carbon-zero metropolis experience while Victoria is the province’s historical capital. Named for Queen Victoria, and built during her reign, the city is filled with landmark buildings. 

Embark on an exploration of Vancouver and Victoria to learn about these world-class Canadian cities with British, European, and Asian influences. Discover why Vancouver is one of the world’s most livable cities and explore its fascinating neighborhoods. In Victoria, meet with a local expert and explore historic landmarks including Old Town, the Inner Harbor, the British Columbia Grand Empress Hotel.

Enjoy beautiful gardens, architectural walks, visits to museums and fascinating lectures as Road Scholar immerses you in the culture and history of Vancouver and Victoria.

Train Trek

On this extraordinary 12-day Road Scholar Journey, the best of the Rockies by rail, experience the splendor of Western Canada on this British Columbia train tour that also visits Alberta, Canada. Travel to the heart of the Canadian Rockies by train and by way of a glass-enclosed gondola! 

Along the way, you will discover ancient glaciers, an abundance of wildlife, isolated towns, and spectacular alpine views.

Experience Travel with Road Scholar

At Road Scholar, we offer a wide range of educational trips through British Columbia. Enjoy adventures in nature’s wonderland in your British Columbia adventure tour. 

Enroll and learn more about travel tips and British Columbia tours to Quebec on Road Scholar today.