“Sointula” is the Finnish word for harmony, and this small island community truly lives up to its name. Hiking, farmer’s markets, and friendly people await you, and once you visit, you’ll never want to leave.
Take the new Inland Island Highway north to Port McNeill, passing Campbell River and Sayward. From Port McNeill there is a Tri-Island ferry running to Alert Bay and Sointula. Daily flights run from Vancouver to Port Hardy, a limousine service is available to Port McNeill; connections are made via ferry to Alert Bay. Scheduled bus services depart daily from all points on Vancouver Island.