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Accommodation

In Victoria and its surrounding communities, there are all sorts of accommodation options for every type of traveller - historic Bed & Breakfasts, five-star hotels and resorts, budget motels and more.

Click here for a comprehensive listing of our Accommodation options. 

Upcoming Events

Victoria Fashion Week Show
  • Occurs on 02-25-2017
  • Location: The Atrium
  • Address: 800 Yates Street Victoria, British Columbia
2017 Dine Around & Stay in Town
  • Recurring daily
    Ends 03-05-2017
  • Location: Various restaurants around town
Victoria Beer Week
  • Recurring daily
    Ends 03-11-2017
  • Location: Various - see website
  • Address: 814 Broughton Street Victoria, BC V8W 1E4
Spirit of Victoria 150: Celebrate Canada
  • Occurs on 07-01-2017
  • Location: Multiple Venues
  • Address: Inner Harbour Victoria, BC .
Chinatown Walks - Walking Tours
  • Recurring weekly on Saturday
    Ends 05-27-2017
  • Venue: Chinatown Walks
  • Address: 1689 Government Street Victoria, British Columbia V8W 1R7
Wildlife Tour & High Tea

Adventure Recreation

Victoria is picturesque in every season and a self-guided tour or scenic drive is a relaxing way to experience the coastline and the countryside. Victoria streets and country roads move at an easy pace, ideal for sightseeing.

If you would rather concentrate on the scenery than the road, leave the driving to the experts and take a guided tour. Whether by car, boat, horse-drawn carriage, double decker bus or scenic floatplane, Victoria's tours capture the highlights of the city and the Island. Plus, you can relish in the historical facts and personal stories of the attractions and areas you see shared by your local guide.

Click here for a comprehensive listing of our Tour options.

Upcoming Events

Victoria Fashion Week Show
  • Occurs on 02-25-2017
  • Location: The Atrium
  • Address: 800 Yates Street Victoria, British Columbia
2017 Dine Around & Stay in Town
  • Recurring daily
    Ends 03-05-2017
  • Location: Various restaurants around town
Victoria Beer Week
  • Recurring daily
    Ends 03-11-2017
  • Location: Various - see website
  • Address: 814 Broughton Street Victoria, BC V8W 1E4
Spirit of Victoria 150: Celebrate Canada
  • Occurs on 07-01-2017
  • Location: Multiple Venues
  • Address: Inner Harbour Victoria, BC .
Chinatown Walks - Walking Tours
  • Recurring weekly on Saturday
    Ends 05-27-2017
  • Venue: Chinatown Walks
  • Address: 1689 Government Street Victoria, British Columbia V8W 1R7
Wildlife Tour & High Tea

Arts & Culture

Victoria, the oldest city in the Pacific Northwest, has a rich and fascinating history. Explore our past and celebrate our rich culture through a variety of galleries, museums, heritage sites and cultural events. 

Click here for a comprehensive listing of  Arts, Culture & History options.

Upcoming Events

Victoria Fashion Week Show
  • Occurs on 02-25-2017
  • Location: The Atrium
  • Address: 800 Yates Street Victoria, British Columbia
2017 Dine Around & Stay in Town
  • Recurring daily
    Ends 03-05-2017
  • Location: Various restaurants around town
Victoria Beer Week
  • Recurring daily
    Ends 03-11-2017
  • Location: Various - see website
  • Address: 814 Broughton Street Victoria, BC V8W 1E4
Spirit of Victoria 150: Celebrate Canada
  • Occurs on 07-01-2017
  • Location: Multiple Venues
  • Address: Inner Harbour Victoria, BC .
Chinatown Walks - Walking Tours
  • Recurring weekly on Saturday
    Ends 05-27-2017
  • Venue: Chinatown Walks
  • Address: 1689 Government Street Victoria, British Columbia V8W 1R7
Robert Bateman Centre: Boxed Sanctuary
  • Recurring weekly on Tuesday, Wednesday
    Ends 02-28-2017
  • Venue: The Robert Bateman Centre
  • Address: 470 Belleville Street Victoria, BC V8V 1W9

Attractions & Tours

In Victoria there is never a shortage of things to do. Victoria boasts a wide variety of popular attractions to keep you engaged; its impossible to visit Victoria without touring the area.

 Click here for a comprehensive list of Things To Do.

Upcoming Events

Spirit of Victoria 150: Celebrate Canada
  • Occurs on 07-01-2017
  • Location: Multiple Venues
  • Address: Inner Harbour Victoria, BC .
Chinatown Walks - Walking Tours
  • Recurring weekly on Saturday
    Ends 05-27-2017
  • Venue: Chinatown Walks
  • Address: 1689 Government Street Victoria, British Columbia V8W 1R7
Wildlife Tour & High Tea
IMAX® Victoria Film Festival
Wentworth Villa Tours
Langford Legion Night Market
  • Recurring monthly on the 3rd Wednesday
    Ends 06-21-2017
  • Location: Langford Legion
  • Address: 761 Station Avenue Victoria, British Columbia V9B 2S1

Golf

Victoria is a golfer's dream. With a climate that encourages golfing year-round, Victoria and Vancouver Island are home to many of Canada's most beautiful and challenging courses. Victoria is also the gateway to the Vancouver Island Golf Trail, 250 kilometres of Pacific golfing paradise from Victoria to Campbell River with 11 gorgeous golf courses to choose from.

Even if your swing isn't quite up to par, golfing in Victoria will provide an experience that will leave your vacation bragging rights intact.

Click here for a comprhensive listing of our Golf options.

Upcoming Events

Victoria Fashion Week Show
  • Occurs on 02-25-2017
  • Location: The Atrium
  • Address: 800 Yates Street Victoria, British Columbia
2017 Dine Around & Stay in Town
  • Recurring daily
    Ends 03-05-2017
  • Location: Various restaurants around town
Victoria Beer Week
  • Recurring daily
    Ends 03-11-2017
  • Location: Various - see website
  • Address: 814 Broughton Street Victoria, BC V8W 1E4
Spirit of Victoria 150: Celebrate Canada
  • Occurs on 07-01-2017
  • Location: Multiple Venues
  • Address: Inner Harbour Victoria, BC .
Chinatown Walks - Walking Tours
  • Recurring weekly on Saturday
    Ends 05-27-2017
  • Venue: Chinatown Walks
  • Address: 1689 Government Street Victoria, British Columbia V8W 1R7
Wildlife Tour & High Tea

History

Victoria, the oldest city in the Pacific Northwest, has a rich and fascinating history. Explore our past and celebrate our rich culture through a variety of galleries, museums, heritage sites and cultural events.

Click here for a comprehensive listing of Arts, Culture & History options.

Upcoming Events

Victoria Fashion Week Show
  • Occurs on 02-25-2017
  • Location: The Atrium
  • Address: 800 Yates Street Victoria, British Columbia
2017 Dine Around & Stay in Town
  • Recurring daily
    Ends 03-05-2017
  • Location: Various restaurants around town
Victoria Beer Week
  • Recurring daily
    Ends 03-11-2017
  • Location: Various - see website
  • Address: 814 Broughton Street Victoria, BC V8W 1E4
Spirit of Victoria 150: Celebrate Canada
  • Occurs on 07-01-2017
  • Location: Multiple Venues
  • Address: Inner Harbour Victoria, BC .
Chinatown Walks - Walking Tours
  • Recurring weekly on Saturday
    Ends 05-27-2017
  • Venue: Chinatown Walks
  • Address: 1689 Government Street Victoria, British Columbia V8W 1R7
Wildlife Tour & High Tea

Outdoors

Victoria is the ideal playground for outdoor adventure enthusiasts. On land or at sea, outdoor activities are possible year-round in our temperate climate. From ziplining through treetops to crescent moon kayaking, diving, hiking or cycling, visitors will delight in the wild beauty of the Island.

Click here for a comprehensive listing of our Sport & Outdoors options. 

 

Upcoming Events

2017 Dine Around & Stay in Town
  • Recurring daily
    Ends 03-05-2017
  • Location: Various restaurants around town
Victoria Beer Week
  • Recurring daily
    Ends 03-11-2017
  • Location: Various - see website
  • Address: 814 Broughton Street Victoria, BC V8W 1E4
Spirit of Victoria 150: Celebrate Canada
  • Occurs on 07-01-2017
  • Location: Multiple Venues
  • Address: Inner Harbour Victoria, BC .
Chinatown Walks - Walking Tours
  • Recurring weekly on Saturday
    Ends 05-27-2017
  • Venue: Chinatown Walks
  • Address: 1689 Government Street Victoria, British Columbia V8W 1R7
Wildlife Tour & High Tea
IMAX® Victoria Film Festival

Restaurants

Experiencing local cuisine is an important part of visiting any destination and a gourmet getaway to Victoria will introduce you to more than just food; Victoria's West Coast cuisine will feed your soul.

Click here for a comprehensive listing of our Restaurant options. 

Upcoming Events

2017 Dine Around & Stay in Town
  • Recurring daily
    Ends 03-05-2017
  • Location: Various restaurants around town
Victoria Beer Week
  • Recurring daily
    Ends 03-11-2017
  • Location: Various - see website
  • Address: 814 Broughton Street Victoria, BC V8W 1E4
Langford Legion Night Market
  • Recurring monthly on the 3rd Wednesday
    Ends 06-21-2017
  • Location: Langford Legion
  • Address: 761 Station Avenue Victoria, British Columbia V9B 2S1
Breadmaking Workshop 2: Enriched Breads
February Cooking Explorations at Snowdon House
Arts & Craft Cider Series: Visioning with Vodka
  • Occurs on 02-25-2017
  • Venue: Merridale Ciderworks
  • Address: 1230 Merridale Road Cobble Hill, BC V0R 1L0

Sports

Victoria is the ideal playground for outdoor adventure enthusiasts. On land or at sea, outdoor activities are possible year-round in our temperate climate. From ziplining through treetops to crescent moon kayaking, diving, hiking or cycling, visitors will delight in the wild beauty of the Island.

Click here for a comprehensive listing of our Sport & Outdoors options.

Upcoming Events

Victoria Fashion Week Show
  • Occurs on 02-25-2017
  • Location: The Atrium
  • Address: 800 Yates Street Victoria, British Columbia
Victoria Beer Week
  • Recurring daily
    Ends 03-11-2017
  • Location: Various - see website
  • Address: 814 Broughton Street Victoria, BC V8W 1E4
Spirit of Victoria 150: Celebrate Canada
  • Occurs on 07-01-2017
  • Location: Multiple Venues
  • Address: Inner Harbour Victoria, BC .
Chinatown Walks - Walking Tours
  • Recurring weekly on Saturday
    Ends 05-27-2017
  • Venue: Chinatown Walks
  • Address: 1689 Government Street Victoria, British Columbia V8W 1R7
Wildlife Tour & High Tea
Robert Bateman Centre: Boxed Sanctuary
  • Recurring weekly on Tuesday, Wednesday
    Ends 02-28-2017
  • Venue: The Robert Bateman Centre
  • Address: 470 Belleville Street Victoria, BC V8V 1W9

Transportation

One of the best things about an island destination is the journey itself. Victoria and Vancouver Island are well served by transportation carriers. Whether you are looking for convenience, affordability or comfort, your options are wide open.

Click here for a comprehensive listing of our Transportation options for Getting Here.

Click here for a comprehensive listing of our Transportation options for Getting Around.

Upcoming Events

2017 Dine Around & Stay in Town
  • Recurring daily
    Ends 03-05-2017
  • Location: Various restaurants around town
Victoria Beer Week
  • Recurring daily
    Ends 03-11-2017
  • Location: Various - see website
  • Address: 814 Broughton Street Victoria, BC V8W 1E4
Pacific Baroque Festival 2017 - Choral Evensong
Victoria Boat, Fishing and Outdoor Show
The Vancouver International Mountain Film Festival Best of the Fest Tour
  • Occurs on 03-02-2017
  • Location: University of Victorira - Cinecenta Theatre
  • Address: Student Union Building, 3800 Finnerty Rd Victoria, British Columbia V8P 5C2
Bear Mountain Bike Festival presented by McDonalds

Whale Watching

The waters surrounding Victoria are home to an abundance of marine wildlife. The orca, or killer whale, is the main whale found in the area, but gray, humpback and minke whales are also sighted. Sea lions, seals, porpoise and a number of marine birds are also residents. Three pods of resident orcas totaling over 80 whales live in Victoria's waters.

Click here for a comprehensive listing of our Whale Watching options. 

Upcoming Events

Spirit of Victoria 150: Celebrate Canada
  • Occurs on 07-01-2017
  • Location: Multiple Venues
  • Address: Inner Harbour Victoria, BC .
Chinatown Walks - Walking Tours
  • Recurring weekly on Saturday
    Ends 05-27-2017
  • Venue: Chinatown Walks
  • Address: 1689 Government Street Victoria, British Columbia V8W 1R7
Wildlife Tour & High Tea
Victoria Boat, Fishing and Outdoor Show
Under the Bird Tree (Guided Walk) –7 years and under
  • Occurs on 02-25-2017
  • Location: Francis/King Regional Park
  • Address: Munn Road Saanich, British Columbia
Tea in the Trees
  • Recurring every 2 weeks on Saturday
    Ends 03-25-2017
  • Venue: Glenrosa Farm Restaurant
  • Address: 5447 Rocky Point Road Victoria, British Columbia V9C 4G9

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