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A holiday rental home in Nanaimo, British Columbia is a perfect choice for your next breakaway to Canada

There are many good reasons to choose Nanaimo for your next holiday. A holiday rental home in Nanaimo will put you close to gorgeous scenery, exciting activities and interesting attractions. You?ll feel right at home in your well-appointed rental.

Things to Do on Holiday to Nanaimo, British Columbia

Nanaimo is a perfect choice for those who enjoy spending time in the out of doors. There are so many activities that you won?t be able to do them all in just one visit. The sea provides the backdrop for many of the most popular options such as sailing, fishing, swimming and diving. Sailing and fishing charters are on offer. There are many great dive spots nearby as well. Sea kayaking is also very popular here. Sea kayaking is a wonderful way to have the chance to get up close to various types of marine life. Whale watches provide the opportunity to see these majestic creatures in their natural environment. After days filled with activity, make a stop to one of the local spas for a bit of pampering.

Places to Visit on Holiday to Nanaimo, British Columbia

In addition to the long list of activities in the out of doors, you will also find many places to visit whilst on holiday to Nanaimo. The Nanaimo Museum provides an overview of the history of this area through a series of interesting artefacts and exhibits. Wildplay Element Park gives families a chance to enjoy exciting activities such as zip line courses, swinging bridges and much more. Pipers Lagoon Park and Englishman River Falls Provincial Park are just two of the many beautiful parks that are located in and near Nanaimo.

Weather in Nanaimo, British Columbia

Chilly winter nights and pleasant summers are what you will find whilst on holiday to Nanaimo. During the winter months the average low temperatures are between -2° and 3° C and the average highs are between 6° and 8° C. In the spring the average lows are 3° to 6° C and average highs are 13° to 17° C. During the summer the average lows are 9° to 11° C and the average highs are 21° to 24° C. There is some precipitation each month. The most, by far, occurs during the winter months. In the summer there is between 25 and 41 mm per month. During the winter, there is between 127 and 201 mm per month.

Travel to Nanaimo, British Columbia

The nearest major airport to Nanaimo is Vancouver International Airport (YVR) which is 55 km away. Another, smaller airport, Nanaimo Airport (YCD), is located right in town. You will need a car for use during your stay.

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