Victoria & Butchart Gardens Victoria, BC
: DM-YYJBG Tour Code
Duration: 13 Hours
: 01 Apr to 31 Oct, 2022 Availability
: Victoria, BC Place
This tour includes gorgeous ocean travel, a mesmerizing sequence of gardens, and an introduction to the enchanting waterfront city of Victoria, with the journey to Victoria being as fascinating as the city itself. View the breathtaking British Columbia coastline by land and sea, then stop at Butchart Gardens on the way to Victoria, a British-inspired city. Take a 90-minute voyage through the calm splendor of the Gulf Islands on a BC Ferries vessel from Tsawwassen port. The sights of marine wildlife, particularly eagles, sea lions, and whales, are typical from the outside ship decks. Continue to the stunning botanical paradise of Butchart Gardens after arriving at Swartz Bay terminal on Vancouver Island. Wander through a succession of themed gardens, with the Sunken Garden and dancing fountain as the focal point. The gardens have been recognized as a Canadian National Historic Site.
The majestic Parliament Buildings and the waterfront Fairmont Empress Hotel are just two examples of Victoria's architectural marvels. Government Street and Chinatown offer a variety of distinctive stores and cafés. Enjoy some free time to absorb in this culturally significant city by strolling along the Inner Harbour for spectacular ocean views. To round up this eclectic tour, take the bus back to Vancouver and take the ferry back to Vancouver. This tour is a must-do for anyone who have not yet visited Victoria, as it is jam-packed with ever-changing Pacific Coast and Vancouver Island experiences.