Welcome to the most down-to-earth place on Earth

Feel the warmth of our sun on your back and the warmth of our people in your heart.

Plan your trip

Explore: Indigenous Culture & Communities

Cowichan is located on the unceded and traditional territory of the Quw’utsun, Malahat, Ts’uubaa-asatx, Halalt, Penelakut, Stz’uminus, Lyackson, Pauquachin, Ditidaht & Pacheedaht Peoples.  The region is home to over 15 communities, each with a unique flair ready to welcome you. It’s a welcome return to simple.

Things to do

Rarely do visitors ask: “What can we do in Cowichan?” More often, the question is: “What can’t we leave out?”

Indoor Activities

Cowichan offers a myriad of indoor activities for those rainy days.

Learn More

Arts, Culture & Heritage

Home to a mélange of artisans and rich culture.

Learn More

Outdoor Adventures

Hike, bike, kayak, fish… the list goes on.

Learn More


Visitors to Cowichan always return home with something worth cherishing.

Learn More

Tours & Tastings

Taste your way through the region on a guided tour.

Learn More

 Explore, and you may want to book a longer stay.

Explore all

Eat & Drink

Referred to as “Canada’s Provence,” if you come here with an appetite, you’ll discover why. Cowichan is home to an extraordinary number of craft beverage producers, bakeries, organic growers and artisanal producers.

Learn More

Stay With Us

Cowichan’s accommodation options range from traditional to unusual. From well-appointed hotels and dozens of delightful B&Bs to yurts, houseboats, and float homes, there is something for everyone and every budget.

Rest Your Head
  • Craft Beverages

    Dine & Sip Cowichan

    Starting March 1st, join us in celebrating the exceptional flavours and culinary creativity of the Cowichan Valley. Immerse yourself in a gastronomic journey that supports and celebrates our vibrant local food and beverage community.

    Learn More VIEW ALL EVENTS

Plan Your Trip

Cowichan is the warm and authentic, yet unexpected place you are looking for – plan your trip here.

Plan your trip

Request Your Visitor Guide

Feel the warmth of Cowichan at your fingertips. Request your Visitor Guide and start planning your trip today.

Request a guide

Newsletter Sign Up

Stay up to date with all things Cowichan.

"*" indicates required fields