Follow your sense of discovery to Greater Victoria

Where land meets sea & cultures converge

A couple enjoying a cider at a cidery in Victoria, BC
A whale breeching in Victoria, BC
A couple walking on Dallas Road Beach in Victoria, BC

Open-hearted, open-minded, and wide open spaces await.

An aerial view of people sharing a steak dinner in Victoria, BC
Victoria is a city unlike any other. With boutique hotels fit for a queen, world-class attractions, and fresh farm-to-table dining that's measured on a scale of metres not miles. Nestled between the tranquil waters of the Salish Sea and the mighty rainforests of Vancouver Island. Follow your own path and wander down some of ours as you discover, uncover, and explore Greater Victoria.
Pack a sense of discovery and let your curiosity lead. Get to know Greater Victoria.

Whale tales & blowhole buddies

Shouts of glee punctuate the air as you float alongside majestic orca, humpback, gray and minke whales on a guided excursion. Beyond blowholes, watch porpoises, sea lions and seals at play as marine birds glide over the sea.

Explore Whale Watching
A humpback whale tail fin in Victoria, BC

Welcome With Open Arms

A couple takes in a tour with Explore Songhees in Victoria, BC
Indigenous CultureStorytellers and keepers of traditions proudly share their heritage. Create lasting connections to the people of the Songhees Nation and Esquimalt Nation through guided walks, art exhibits and Indigenous-inspired cuisine.
Malahat SkyWalk at Sunrise 1
Sustainable TravelGreater Victoria is a Biosphere Certified destination. As leaders in environmental sustainability, cultural diversity and social responsibility, we are committed to growing a better future.
A couple walking in front of the legislature building in Victoria, BC
Inclusive TravelWe believe in self-expression and wholehearted acceptance. We welcome folks from all walks of life, abilities, identities and beyond. Join us.
A couple paddling stand up paddle boards in Victoria, BC

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Destination Greater Victoria is honoured to be based on the traditional territory of the Lekwungen-speaking peoples of the Songhees Nation and the Esquimalt Nation, whose historical relationships with the land continue to this day.