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Free hotel pickup and drop-off included
Great overview and orientation of the city
Perfect introduction for first-time visitors
Travel by boat and see the sights from the water
Victoria is Vancouver’s smaller, quieter cousin. Don’t let small size and lack of noise fool you, the capital city of Victoria has shops, museums, history, and restaurants to occupy you for days. Make sure to see famous parliamentary sights, the Empress Hotel, Beacon Hill Park and the Inner Harbor. This Vancouver to Victoria Overnight Tour Including Butchart Gardens will give you a comprehensive overview of one of Canada’s most beautiful cities.
You will be picked you up from your downtown Vancouver hotel by shuttle and taken to the ferry terminal at Tsawwassen where you board a BC Ferry bound for Victoria. As you cruise through the Gulf Islands, keep your eyes open; a variety of whales are known to inhabit these waters, turning your ferry ride into a whale watching excursion! Even without a whale sighting, the scenery throughout the Inside Passage is beautiful.
Once in Victoria, you are whisked off to the spectacular Butchart Gardens where 55 acres of pristine gardens will be the focus of many pictures. After admiring the gardens, your coach takes you on a brief tour of the city. By 3:30pm, you’ll have been dropped off at the Inn at Laurel Point, ranked highly by Condé Nast Traveler Magazine for several years, with the next 24 hours at your disposal. Make the short walk to downtown Victoria or enjoy a meal at Aura, the Inn's restaurant boasting spectacular views of Inner Harbor and Victoria.
The next day you are free to enjoy whatever activities you please. You will be provided a taxi voucher to make your way to the seaplane terminal at your leisure.
BC Ferry ticket to Victoria
Float plane flight to Vancouver
Entrance to the Butchart Gardens for 1.5 hours
Selected hotel pick-up and drop-off
1-night stay in Victoria at the Inn at Laurel Point
Brief guided tour of Victoria by coach
Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
The Lobby of the Inn at Laurel Point will be under renovation from October 2018 - July 2019. The renovation will not directly impact guests as construction will take place during the day. The hotel entrance is located at the top of the driveway and is clearly marked.
Until April 21, food and beverage service will not be available at the hotel. As of April 22, food and beverage options will be available.
Pricing is based on Single/Double occupancy only. If 2 rooms are required, please book this option twice (2 Singles or 2 Doubles).
At the time of booking, please supply gender of all travelers. The flight option of this package requires this information
Confirmation received at time of booking
Please hand in your booking confirmation to your guide at the beginning of the tour
Please dress accordingly to weather as the tour operates rain or shine. Jackets and rain attire recommended during colder months
If booking for more than one person, please make a note in the special requirements section indicating your room type
Max of 25 lbs of luggage allowed per traveler
1.5 hours allowed at Butchart Gardens
Guests will be provided with a taxi voucher from the Inn @ Laurel Point to the Harbour Air Dock