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Yes, Greater Victoria is a charming destination well known for its iconic Inner Harbour, turn-of-the century architecture, manicured gardens, afternoon tea, friendly locals and funky neighbourhoods. But the minute you arrive, you'll quickly understand why Victoria is also a destination where extraordinary experiences come to life.

Hit the seas and feel the goose bumps rise as a pod of whales swim past you. Take a hike along the rugged coast and experience rainforests that will take your breath away. Stroll down Canada's oldest Chinatown. Hop on a water taxi or paddle your way to Fisherman's Wharf where you can reward yourself with some mouth-watering fish and chips.

Whatever it is that tickles your fancy, amazing activities can be enjoyed year-round in our temperate climate. So, don't let another memorable moment pass you by. Book your trip today, and discover why Victoria is extraordinary.

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