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Time Efficient Luxury City Tour of Victoria provided by Surfside Adventure Tours

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What you can expect during this experience
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Contactless payment for gratuities and add-ons
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Hand sanitizer available to travellers and staff
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Updated 06/01/21 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 06/01/21 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
Itinerary
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  • 1
    Chinatown
    Stop: 5 minutes
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  • 2
    Carr House
    Stop: 3 minutes
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  • 3
    Craigdarroch Castle
    Stop: 5 minutes
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  • 4
    Government House
    Stop: 10 minutes
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  • 5
    Beacon Hill Park
    Stop: 10 minutes
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  • 6
    Surfside Adventure Tours
    Stop: 2 hours
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  • 7
    Mount Tolmie Park
    Stop: 5 minutes
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  • 8
    Empress Hotel National Historic Site of Canada
    Stop: 5 minutes
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Important Information
Departure Point
Victoria, Victoria, Victoria Capital Regional District, Vancouver Island, British Columbia
Duration
2h
Inclusions
  • Fully narrated tour
  • One bottle of water for each passenger
  • Umbrellas supplied
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Free pick-up at downtown locations, such as local hotels, harbor seaplanes, the Victoria Clipper, and the Coho Ferry
  • Plenty of stops for photo opportunities
Exclusions
  • Entrance fees (No attractions require admissions on this tour, we only stop to view the Craigdarrochs Castle's exterior only)
  • Gratuities
  • Cruise Port Passenger Pick up Fee is not included (Please inquire)
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Infant seats available
  • A maximum of 8 people per booking
  • At time of booking, cruise ship passengers must provide the following information: ship name, docking time, disembarkation time and re-boarding time
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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DilrukshiH wrote a review Feb 2020
Colombo, Sri Lanka2,670 contributions514 helpful votes
A lovely tour to see most of Victoria British Columbia. As we came on a cruise we were tied up for time,so this was the best option. Saw so many places of interest & beautiful places. The Driver of the Bus who also acted as the Guide was very interesting,If I remember
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Date of experience: September 2019
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Response from Darwin L, Owner at Time Efficient Luxury City Tour of Victoria
Responded 14 Mar 2020
Thank you for choosing Surfside Adventure Tours for your tour experience of Victoria, and thanks for leaving such kind feedback. I believe your driver/guide was Phil. Be safe out there, and we hope you come back to see more of our beautiful island. Darwin
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Chris E wrote a review Aug 2019
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Darwin did our tour and was very friendly and knowledgeable of the area. Always asked if we had gotten a good picture or wanted to stop and get out and take one!
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Date of experience: August 2019
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Response from Darwin L, Owner at Time Efficient Luxury City Tour of Victoria
Responded 13 Aug 2019
Hi Chris, Thanks for taking the time to leave a kind review of your tour with me. It was a real pleasure showing you around our beautiful city. I hope you come back one day to see more of our beautiful island. All the best! Darwin
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Angela F wrote a review Jul 2018
Mackinac Island, Michigan29 contributions14 helpful votes
We purchased this tour through Viator and were thoroughly pleased. Phil and associate promptly met us at the cruise port and whisked our small group away in a handsome and spacious tour van. He quickly assessed our interests and adapted the tour to address them. As a
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Date of experience: July 2018
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Response from Darwin L, Owner at Time Efficient Luxury City Tour of Victoria
Responded 12 Jul 2018
Hi Marsh, Thank you for your kind feedback on Phil, and thanks for booking your tour with us. I am happy to hear you enjoyed your time here in Victoria and we would love to see you come back to see more of Vancouver island. All the best in your travels! Darwin
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Ed P wrote a review Jul 2018
Avon Park, Florida32 contributions6 helpful votes
I like to learn about the history of an area. I got that in spades with this tour. Our guide, Phil, picked us up at the port and talked about the host of the port area. Then took us around on a free form tour of Victoria. Took questions and instead of just giving you the
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Response from Darwin L, Owner at Time Efficient Luxury City Tour of Victoria
Responded 12 Jul 2018
Hi Ed, Thank you for taking your tour with Surfside Adventure Tour, and thanks for your feedback with your guide Phil. He has been with our team of guides for 5 yrs now and gives great private tours. I am always pleased to hear great positive feedback on our guides. All the best in your travels! Darwin
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Sarah G
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An amazing tour!
This was an amazing tour. I booked it for my birthday and I am a local. Darwin is a very knowledable guide. We were
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Harvey0848
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Day tour with a difference
Thanks to our host, his comfortable Ford RV and his local knowledge, gave us a lovely day out to see the village of
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MargaretE503
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A private 8 tour of the southern tip of Vancouver Island including the rainforest
My husband and I came to Victoria to celebrate our 40th anniversary. We wanted to tour more then just Victoria as
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jenniferpW726MH
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Rainforest guided tour
I would highly recommend this hike. Darwin is very knowledgeable and very personable. Well worth the time and mone
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GrandTour573300
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Great hike!
Thank you, Darwin, for a wonderful afternoon....just perfect! This was tailored perfectly for us, and we enjoyed t
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Reno1717
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Loved loved loved this tour...
Wow! What an amazing day we all had with Darwin... We where a party of 4 and couldn’t fault any part of the day...
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Denise W
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8 hour Grand City Private Tour of Victoria and surrounding area
We got a cab outside our hotel in downtown Vancouver ($85) to Tsawwassen termInal and arrived by ferry ($17.50) to
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pkennetthensel
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Great tour!
We highly recommend this tour. Darwin met us at the Harbour Air terminal and spent fours hours with us showing us
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J C
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Awesome Tour!!
When visiting Victoria, this tour led by Darwin is a must! It was absolutely phenomenal!! Our original tour was s
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GMenke
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Beautiful Day in Victoria
Darwin hosted our private tour through Victoria and Butchart Gardens. We had a comfortable ride in his large van wi
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mlemarechal
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A great hike tailored to our interests
After collecting us promptly, Darwin was very quick to get a sense of our interests and delivered a perfectly custo
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cutiepiefromSD
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Tailor-made
We spent a fantastic morning with Darwin. He picked us up promptly at our hotel and offered us several options bas
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woodteach
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A truly customized tour!
We traveled with Darwin on a complete, customized tour of Victoria and surrounding areas. He was informative and en
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Gillian L
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Great way to see the sights
Darwin was pleasant and had great local knowledge.He was flexible when we requested stops at cheese shops etc and t
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Gsaracco
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Great hike
We did you hikes which was a great way to see 2 different parks and gave us a bit of a breather in between. Darwin
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