Stroll around the quaint provincial capital of Victoria on a full-day tour from Vancouver. Take a ferry ride and tour the city before exploring on your own. Then visit the romantic Butchart Gardens and explore its landscaped 55 acres of beauty and nature.
What to Expect
Enjoy an exciting full-day tour in Victoria that's packed with activities. Your day will start with a ride on board a minibus in Vancouver that will take you to the ferry terminal in Tsawwassen. You will then be driven onto a ferry with on board amenities including a restaurant, gift shop, and arcades for the children. Walk around the deck while enjoying the scenery and look out for orcas, seals, and other marine life.
Then dock in the port of Swartz Bay on Vancouver Island and tour the heart of Victoria. The area grew from the Gold Rush in 1841 and still displays many traditional buildings from the period by renowned Canadian architect, Francis Rattenbury. Once your guided tour is complete, enjoy 3 hours to explore the city at your own pace.
Meet up and proceed to the magnificent Butchart Gardens, an area that stretches across 55 acres. Stroll through the charming gardens and admire its mix of traditional and modern landscapes.
- Admission for the ferry
- Admission to Butchart Gardens
Know Before You Go
Wear comfortable clothing for the day, including a warm shirt or outer layer. Walking shoes are recommended.