- Our list of the best things to do in Cowichan Bay, British Columbia, features the top 48 nearby activities — including 29 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Cowichan Bay, British Columbia has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Water Activities, Food & Drink, and Tours.
- The results below include the top 9 things to do within the city of Cowichan Bay, British Columbia , followed by 40 popular activities in nearby cities, including Central Saanich, Duncan, Ladysmith, Chemainus, Cobble Hill, Friday Harbor and Langford
99% 700 votes
1721 Cowichan Bay Road, Duncan, British Columbia MoreLess Info
The excursions Ocean EcoVentures Whale Watching maintain focus on seeing the giant whales, but it's common to see other sea creatures like seals and marine birds. The guides are knowledgeable, so the boat turns in to a classroom. Private charters and multi-day trips are available.
Learn about the First Nation at Cowichan Native Village. Exhibits on totem carving and basket weaving are on display. There are opportunities to try traditional dishes, while learning about the preparation.
61% 28 votes
200 Cowichan Way, Duncan, British Columbia MoreLess Info
Along the banks of the Cowichan River, the Quw'utsun' Cultural and Conference Centre is a scenic centre that aims to share with visitors the customs and stories of the Cowichan people. The conference centre hosts corporate events and weddings, while the Riverwalk Caf_ features traditional foods.
83% 42 votes
3515 Telegraph Road, Cobble Hill, British Columbia MoreLess Info
Near the cultural city of Duncan, Arbutus Ridge Golf Club is in the center of wine country and was featured in many championship events. Golfers enjoy the environmentally friendly 18-hole course, golf academy, and bar & grille.
First opened in 2007, Chances Casino features slot machines and Bingo. The casino offers a membership rewards card for frequent visitors. A small menu is available throughout the day. Each evening has a special event, and there is special entertainment on Friday evenings.
A trail of yellow footsteps painted on the sidewalks guide visitors along the walking tour of Duncan Totem Poles. Throughout the town over 40 totem poles dot the community, with signs explaining the origins of the poles and historic information about the carvers and region.
90% 29 votes
1761 Cowichan Bay Road, Duncan, British Columbia MoreLess Info
The community-based Cowichan Bay Maritime Centre is home to the Cowichan Wooden Boat Society. There is a museum that explains the history of the Bay, the native culture, and the tradition of the wooden boats. Strolling along the scenic pier offers views of the wooden boats.