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Beautiful Surprise!

This was a stop on the way back from an Alaskan cruise. I enjoyed Victoria more than Alaska... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Terry H
Wichita, Kansas
A nice place to visit

Our tour bus dropped us off at the pier after our visit to Butchart Gardens. Lovely views of boats... read more

Reviewed 20 September 2018
North Lakes, Australia
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815 Wharf St, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 1T2, Canada
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All reviews waterfront area government street enjoyable walk empress hotel water taxi wonderful place to visit street vendors lots of shops carriage ride cruise ship sunny day butchart gardens whale watching boats stroll buskers walkabout
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was a stop on the way back from an Alaskan cruise. I enjoyed Victoria more than Alaska! Beautiful, clean, quaint city with a beautiful pier and shopping district. Restaurants overlooking the harbor are a great lunch spot and Government Street, the main drag with...More

Thank Terry H
Reviewed 20 September 2018

Our tour bus dropped us off at the pier after our visit to Butchart Gardens. Lovely views of boats moored in the harbour. Walking around the area you can see Parliament House, The Empress Hotel, a lovely topiary of whales and lots of shops to...More

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Reviewed 18 September 2018

Only had a coffee here. It was worth the stop and people watching. We had a lovely day in Victoria coffee good too.

Thank melonsgal1
Reviewed 17 September 2018

We walked around the peir more than once when we were in Victoria.It was a great place to watch the boats and people watch as well.There are lots of places to sit as well .Take the time and spend an afternoon enjoying the water etc.

Thank gooilersLeduc
Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

Fun little place to visit. Lots going on. Street performers, food, beautiful flowers, and a few homeless...

Thank slabrum
Reviewed 19 August 2018

This is a lovely area to walk around. We enjoyed the shops and restaurants in the area. It was crowded because of all of the cruise ship passengers.

Thank Deb W
Reviewed 16 August 2018

Walk around, get to know local business, appreciate the views and gardens. Victoria is a beautiful place with lots of cultural life and things to see.

Thank Vanessa P
Reviewed 27 July 2018 via mobile

Such a beautiful area to stroll along and see all of the beautiful sites in Victoria. So many lovely places to eat and lots of shoppes to visit. You could spend hours just walking around.

Thank IndySig
Reviewed 26 July 2018

The city it self is very nice. There are a lot of different, beautiful houses. It's great for walking but also for taking a carriage ride around the pier.

Thank Daria Z
Reviewed 9 July 2018

The area is very clean, lots of restaurants and coffee shops around. The air is super fresh and nice and quiet town to visit . It is just 1.5 hrs away by Ferry from Richmond area which is very close to the Vancouver International airport

Thank Vicky H
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11 August 2018|
Response from Brian V | Reviewed this property |
It is a nice walk through quaint neighborhoods of old houses. It leads into the heart of down town Victoria, the marina, harbour, Empress, Government Street , ect. You do not need a ship excursion if you are capable of a 30... More
8 June 2018|
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Response from Chris D | Reviewed this property |
Brian V's answer is complete and accurate. There are other options, such as Helijet, if you are in a hurry. But, check at the Visitor Centre, very close to Victoria pier, ferry schedules.