Walking Tours – Whether you’re visiting for the afternoon or staying for a few days, downtown Nanaimo has numerous parks, walkways and shopping districts that are easily accessible by foot or by bicycle.

For self-guided tours of downtown Nanaimo and the location of stores, restaurants and services; visit Getting Around to find interactive maps of the Business Improvement Area districts.

Check out the funky shops on the China Steps, or enjoy a delicious meal in one of the fine restaurants on Commercial Street, voted the  “Greatest Street in Canada” by the Canadian Institute of Planners. If you’re craving time to commune with nature, enjoy a leisurely stroll along the Waterfront and pick up a special souvenir. Or spend an afternoon strolling through the Old City Quarter, just a quick walk over the Bastion Street Bridge.

For more information on walking tours in Downtown Nanaimo please visit: