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Cycling Capital of Canada (Bikes & Brews)

Welcome to Victoria, where each pedal stroke reveals a new layer of charm, creativity, and flavor. Our Bikes & Brews Tour invites you to experience the best of Victoria’s vibrant culture, stunning scenery, and world-class beverages. From picturesque bike rides along the coast to sampling handcrafted brews and exploring historic landmarks, this itinerary promises an unforgettable journey through Victoria’s unique spirit and style.

While we’re all for a good time, let’s remember to enjoy our craft brews responsibly. That means sipping, savouring, and soaking up the atmosphere without overindulging. So, let’s raise our glasses (or helmets!) to good times, great company, and unforgettable adventures. Cheers to exploring Greater Victoria one pedal stroke and pint at a time.

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Day 1: Exploring Downtown Victoria

Kick off your Bikes & Brews adventure with a leisurely exploration of downtown Victoria. From the tranquil beauty of Beacon Hill Park to the bustling energy of Market Square, immerse yourself in the heart of the city’s vibrant culture and history, and discover a diverse range of craft beers that embody Victoria’s creative spirit.

Day 2: Exploring Oak Bay & Beyond

Embark on a scenic ride along the picturesque coastline of Oak Bay, where stunning views of the Salish Sea await. Indulge your senses with a visit to a historic pub, where you’ll taste the best of Victoria’s craft beer scene. Explore charming Oak Bay Village before witnessing a breathtaking sunset at Ogden Point Breakwater, a perfect end to a day filled with exploration and discovery.

Day 3: Saanich Peninsula Adventure

Venture beyond the city limits to the scenic Saanich Peninsula, where rolling vineyards and artisanal delights await. Let’s expand our palates beyond hops and barley as we pedal through lush forests, savor farm-to-table cuisine, and sample exquisite wines. As you return to Victoria along the Lochside Trail, make a stop at Swans Pub & Brewery to enjoy a refreshing pint and toast to a day of unforgettable experiences.

Day 4: Inner Harbour & Beyond

Discover the iconic landmarks and hidden gems of Victoria’s Inner Harbour and beyond. Start your day with a morning pick-me-up before diving into the world of craft beer. Immerse yourself in history at a castle and conclude your journey with a waterfront dinner, where you’ll raise a glass to the memories made and the adventures yet to come in Victoria.

Victoria isn’t just a destination; it’s an experience that leaves you feeling inspired and connected to its rich tapestry of culture, nature, and creativity. So, saddle up, embrace the rhythm of the city, and let Victoria’s unique spirit guide your journey.

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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.