Things to do in Victoria

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City Tour with Butchart Gardens Admission
Hop aboard a double-decker bus and explore the very best of Victoria on this comprehensive pair of tours. Admire must-see sights from Chinatown to Antique Row, Government Street, and Fort Victoria, and make an excursion to the beautiful Butchart Gardens... Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

5 hours

Free cancellation

$87
per adult

City Tour with Craigdarraoch Castle Admission
Discover Victoria's charming attractions and urban landmarks from a double-decker bus, and complete your city tour with a visit to Craigdarroch Castle, a brooding Victorian-era mansion that's a designated National Historic Site of Canada. Read More

Categories: Attractions, Tours & Sightseeing

2 hours 30 minutes

Free cancellation

$45
per adult

Comprehensive Horse-Drawn Carriage Tour
View the major sites of Victoria during your comprehensive guided tour. Clip-clop past the Parliament Buildings, the Inner Harbour, the Crystal Gardens, and the Empress Hotel. Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

1 hour 30 minutes

Free cancellation

$170
per adult

Craft Beer & Culinary Tour
Join a walking tour to sip craft beers at some of the best brewpubs in the city. With your charming guide, try local ales and sample delicious pub fare during a relaxed and informative stroll along the beautiful Victoria Harbour... Read More
Craigdarroch Castle
Take a tour of historic Craigdarroch Castle and learn the story of its principal founder, wealthy coal baron Robert Dunsmuir. Designated as a National Historic Site of Canada, the castle boasts more than 25,000 square feet (2,300 sq m) of... Read More

Categories: Attractions

2 hours

Free cancellation

$10
per adult

CVS Victoria: Butchart Gardens Tour via Express Shuttle
Take in Butchart Gardens, a famous and admired attraction full of floral displays and stone paths, and enjoy its stunning natural beauty. Enjoy narrated roundtrip transportation from Victoria—just 35 minutes away—in a luxury bus. Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

3 hours 30 minutes

Free cancellation

$61
per adult

Fly & Dine at Butchart Gardens
Embark on a seaplane journey to beautiful Butchart Gardens. Take in the gorgeous view as you dine on a gourmet dinner at The Dining Room restaurant in the gardens. After dinner, enjoy a leisurely stroll through the gardens before returning... Read More

Categories: Air, Balloon & Helicopter Tours, Tours & Sightseeing

4 hours

Free cancellation

$199
per adult

Harbour Air Seaplanes: Victoria Aerial Tour
Rise into the clouds above Victoria and look down on the coastal island city along the Salish Sea. Enjoy a captivating seaplane ride above the sights, attractions, and stunning beauty of the Pacific Northwest. Read More

Categories: Air, Balloon & Helicopter Tours, Tours & Sightseeing

20 minutes

Free cancellation

$83
per adult

Horse-Drawn Carriage by the Sea Tour
Climb into the lavishly decorated carriage with plush seating for a ride by the Inner Harbour and relax as you hear the clip-clop of the horse's hooves on the road. Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

30 minutes

Free cancellation

$73
per adult

Horse-Drawn Carriage Ride in Beacon Hill Park
Relax on a luxurious horse-drawn carriage ride through Beacon Hill Park. Along the way, see Victoria's oldest church, the Church of Our Lord, and the famous Empress Hotel. Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

45 minutes

Free cancellation

$105
per adult

IMAX® Victoria at the Royal BC Museum
Dive into an all-encompassing digital experience at the largest IMAX® screen in British Columbia. Feel the ground tremble as pulse-pounding sounds move you in your seat, and enjoy crisp, expansive, wraparound images that draw you full-throttle into the action. Read More

Categories: Attractions

45 minutes

Free cancellation

$9
per adult

Ocean Magic Whale Watching Adventure
3 hour whale watching adventures Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

3 hours

Free cancellation

$92
per adult

Pacific Whale Watching Tour via High-Speed or Zodiac Boat
Embark on the ultimate whale watching experience, take in spectacular scenery, and learn about southern Vancouver Island's unique ocean ecosystem on this informative tour aboard a zodiac or ocean cruiser. Read More

Categories: Day Cruises & Water Activities, Tours & Sightseeing

3 hours

Free cancellation

$79
per adult

Royal British Columbia Museum
Get an introduction to the lands and people of Canada's Pacific coast at the Royal British Columbia Museum, one of the country's great cultural treasures. Explore the fascinating collection of exhibits within to learn about the natural and human history... Read More

Categories: Attractions

2 hours

$17
per adult

Shared Coach: Downtown Vancouver - Victoria
Enjoy convenient shared transportation between downtown Vancouver's bus terminal hotel and the downtown Victoria Depot Station. Along the way, enjoy a 90-minute sail aboard a B. C. ferry. The Victoria Depot Station is centrally located and within walking distance of... Read More

Categories: Airport Shuttles & Limos

3 hours 35 minutes

$52
per adult

Shared Coach: Vancouver Airport (YVR) – Victoria
Enjoy convenient shared transportation between Vancouver International Airport and the downtown Victoria Depot Station in the comfort of a coach bus. Along the way, enjoy a 90-minute sail aboard a B. C. ferry. Read More

Categories: Airport Shuttles & Limos

3 hours 40 minutes

$52
per adult

Small-Group Knife & Fort Culinary Walking Tour
Stroll along historical Fort Street and uncover some of the best hidden culinary spots in the city. On this small-group tour, make 5 stops including a cheese shop, a Spanish tapas bar, a local bakery, and a traditional European delicatessen.... Read More
SpaFinder Gift Card
Pamper yourself with a facial, sweat it out in hot yoga, or ease into a state of calm with a soothing massage—however you find your bliss, the Spafinder gift card can get you there. With more than 20,000 participating wellness... Read More

Categories: Spas & Beauty

1 hour

$38
per adult

Springtide Charters: Whale Watching Tour
Discover killer whales, along with humpback, gray, and minke whales swimming in the waters surrounding Victoria. Get a close view of seals, sea lions, elephant seals, bald eagles, and other wildlife in their native habitats. Read More

Categories: Day Cruises & Water Activities, Tours & Sightseeing

3 hours

Free cancellation

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$84

$72
per adult

Vancouver Day Trip & Seaplane Flight
On this excursion from Victoria, take a scenic seaplane flight over the Gulf Islands to Vancouver. After landing in bustling Coal Harbor, spend the day sightseeing in this coastal city and visit the renowned Stanley Park and Gastown. Read More

Categories: Air, Balloon & Helicopter Tours, Tours & Sightseeing

7 hours 20 minutes

Free cancellation

$311
per adult

Victoria Butterfly Gardens
Fill your day in Victoria with luminous color as you walk among more than 3,000 tropical butterflies in free flight. Marvel at tropical ducks, rare birds, and swimming koi at this paradisiacal Victoria attraction. Read More

Categories: Attractions

1 hour

Free cancellation

$13
per adult

Victoria Carriage Tours: Royal Horse-Drawn Carriage Tour
Journey through the famous sites of Victoria and admire views of the famous Empress Hotel, the Inner Harbour, Beacon Hill Park, the Parliament Buildings, and the Royal London Wax Museum. Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

1 hour

Free cancellation

$137
per adult

Whale Watching Catamaran Adventure
Explore the coast of Canada and Vancouver Island—home to one of the largest populations of killer whales (orcas) in the world. With your marine naturalist guide, watch whales come up for air and slap their tales on the surface. Read More

Categories: Day Cruises & Water Activities, Tours & Sightseeing

3 hours

Free cancellation

$79
per adult

Zipline & ATV Adventure
See Vancouver Island's forest from up to 150 feet (46 m) in the air on this unforgettable and family-friendly tour. After an exciting ATV ride to start your adventure, use a spectacular network of ziplines and suspension bridges to walk... Read More

Categories: Adventures

2 hours

Free cancellation

$64
per adult

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