Alleviating Parking and Traffic Pressures:

Traffic congestion and parking pressure has started to build and although we don’t have the free shuttle bus service this year, there are other options to recommend to your guests that will improve their experience while reducing congestion.   Please enourage visitors to leave their vehicle at their accommodation property and use a taxi, ride-share, bike or shuttle service to get around Tofino.  Options include:

TikiBus , shuttle bus, 250.266.1521

Pacific Rim Navigators , shuttle service, 250.725.8393 ext. 2

Whistle! , ride-share, 778.770.1110

Tofino Bike Co , bicycle rentals, 250.266.7655

TOF Cycles Co., bicycle rentals, 250.725.2453


Recent Industry Research:

  • BC Resident Sentiment Tracking Survey

Wave 5 of Destination BC’s Insights West BC Resident Sentiment Tracking Survey is now available.  The report shows that BC residents’ intentions to travel within the province have increased after a slight dip in June. As of July 13th, 89% of BC residents anticipate taking a trip to a nearby community or a day trip, and 82% anticipate taking an overnight trip elsewhere in BC in the next 12 months. Download the report here.

  • COVID-19 Research Roundup

Read Destination BC’s latest Research Roundup report, which rounds up relevant research and articles each week related to the travel and tourism industry and COVID-19—compiled on July 20th.

  • Destination BC’s Signals & Sentiment Dashboard

Easily stay up to date on what is happening in each of BC’s core geographic markets, with Destination BC’s Signals & Sentiment Dashboard, designed to help BC’s tourism industry make strategic, data-driven marketing decisions in the coming months.   Scroll to the bottom of the text to see the dashboard and use the tabs to update by market.   The data takes a few seconds to load.