Mayne is located 30 miles (48 kilometers) from Victoria and about 30 miles (48 kilometers) from Vancouver.
From major tourist drawcards to hidden gems that still await discovery, Gulf Islands is crisscrossed with natural and cultural attractions. Make tracks to Pender Island, and enjoy the Morning Bay Vineyard and Browning Harbour Marina. Pender Island is approximately 6 miles (10 kilometers) away from Mayne and is worth the trip. If you feel like seeing more of this part of Canada, make your way over to Tsawwassen to visit the Splashdown and Tsawwassen Ferry Terminal. Tsawwassen is 15 miles (24 kilometers) away.
Around 10 miles (16 kilometers) to the west of Mayne is Salt Spring Island, a regional city which is home to Mount Maxwell Provincial Park, Ganges Marina and Salt Spring Saturday Market. If you're looking for more, be sure to check out Ruckle Provincial Park, Fulford Harbour Terminal and Mistaken Identity Vineyards before heading back to Mayne.
Travelers heading to Mayne or anywhere else in Canada on the 1st of July, can partake in the country-wide Canada Day events and celebrations.
So dust off your camera, load up your suitcase and head off to this extraordinarily beautiful spot.