Tour the Ancient, Traditional Village of Kiix̣in

Walk. Learn. Experience.

Inhabited by Huu-ay-aht ancestors for more than 5,000 years, Kiixin is the only known remaining complete traditional First Nations village on the southern BC Coast. Visit the remaining village structures, including a significant standing house, and experience this National Historic Site.

Hike the trail to Kiixin while you explore the west coast of Vancouver Island’s pristine old growth-rainforest and beautiful protected beaches and share in the Huu-ay-aht’s knowledge, history, and culture.

Tours depart daily from the East Government Dock in central Bamfield at 10am – be sure to arrive at 9:30am to check in
Approximate duration: 3 hours
July 2017 through September 2017

Tours are offered complimentary for the 2017 season.

Kiixin Village Tours

Please note that it is a moderate hike to Kiixin, unfortunately people with mobility challenges and children under the age of seven cannot be accommodated.
For more information or to secure your spot please email

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Connect with us at the General Store wharf. A Courtesy Service also to BMS Center, Kingfisher Inn and other locations in Bamfield.