One-day itinerary – Kiixin indigenous tour experience
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Getting there From Vancouver
8:30 am - Take the Horseshoe Bay Ferry to Nanaimo
9:50 am - Arrive Nanaimo
Drive: Head out on BC-19 N and BC-4 for a little more than an hour. (Be sure to grab a snack or lunch along the way. A couple of recommendations: J&L, a drive-in restaurant serving things like fish and chips, hot dogs and burgers. Bare Bones Fish and Chips with big platters of fish and chips.
Getting there from Victoria
Take the Trans-Canada Hwy/BC 1 N to Nanaimo, then follow the above directions to Port Alberni
11:30 a.m. - Arrive at the Huu-ay-aht First Nations office, 4644 Adelaide St., Port Alberni to meet your guide. You’ll hop in a van and head to Kiixin, about a two-hour drive on a logging road.
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1:30 p.m. – Arrive at Kiixin First Nations Village
Watch this YouTube video to learn more before you arrive