We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Review Highlights
Busy must see area of the city

Always something to entertain, people watching, whale watching, restaurants, craft vendors... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Coreen S
,
Canmore, Canada
via mobile
Nice Location, some building in progress

Stayed in an Air B&B here, top location. Nearby shops & Dining A nice pleasant walk to the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
joeant
,
Perth, Australia
Read all 124 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
More
Seaside street lined with shops, art galleries, cafes and restaurants.
  • Excellent41%
  • Very good47%
  • Average11%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“great street” (4 reviews)
“great sites” (3 reviews)
“blue fish” (3 reviews)
LOCATION
Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
Downtown

Similar Things to Do in Victoria

Write a Review
Reviews (124)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More languages

1 - 10 of 112 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Always something to entertain, people watching, whale watching, restaurants, craft vendors, aircraft, ferries, water craft of all sorts. Very busy touristy central area, working area of the city with the beautiful views of Washington State Mtns, walk to Ogden point to see the cruise ships,...More

Thank Coreen S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed in an Air B&B here, top location. Nearby shops & Dining A nice pleasant walk to the Parliament House. Well covered by Bus in most locations along Wharf St.

Thank joeant
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed walking along the wharf and just taking in the neighbouring sites. Enjoyed watching the antics of a harbour seal whilst fishermen were cleaning their catch. Ate at the locally loved red fish, blue fish. Saw the leg... a great day!

Thank Lesley K
Reviewed 9 August 2017

So many restaurants to choose from! Access to Broughton Sqaure, the marina where you can catch the water taxi. Down on the dock is also Red Fish, Blue Fish - highly recommended by all - but be warned the line up is always an hour...More

Thank Sylvie B
Reviewed 7 August 2017

This is a popular spot with tourists (ourselves included). When cruise ships are in, it's even busier. If you don't mind the crowds, it's something everyone should see while in Victoria.

Thank Brenda P
Reviewed 5 August 2017

WE has a group from our family . visit Gold stream campground . It is situated within the rainforest close to Victoria . It has all the amenities except no power on site . . was the only draw back . One could hike to...More

Thank Karen F
Reviewed 27 July 2017

Lots of walking, if your not used to walking a lot take a tour bus or a horse carriage tour, it was are first time there so we didn't know any better.

Thank Steve A
Reviewed 27 July 2017

Harbour views, wonderful old buildings, some interesting shops, lots of places to eat or drink...who could ask for anything more? Also, less crowded and touristy than Government street.

1  Thank busyeater
Reviewed 26 July 2017

Love this location as you can take a casual stroll along the Inner Harbour or stop to enjoy a cool beverage at one of the waterside pubs. Kids can enjoy the some tasty ice cream, as you can find a couple of shops in the...More

Thank sashakeena
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed our afternoon in Victoria, when we walked Wharf Street, shopped st a street fair, and visited Beavon Hill Park. Lovely, clean city with beautiful vistas,

Thank Phyllis S
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
The Docks
709 reviews
.01 miles away
Little Jumbo Restaurant and Bar
209 reviews
.07 miles away
The Local Kitchen
346 reviews
.02 miles away
The Keg Steakhouse & Bar On The Harbour
550 reviews
.06 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Bastion Square
233 reviews
.04 miles away
BC Whale Tours
653 reviews
.04 miles away
SpringTide Whale Watching & Charters
836 reviews
.03 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Wharf Street staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit