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Bike Tours Victoria BC

560 Johnson St | Unit 65 - Located in Lower Market Square, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 3C6, Canada
+1 250-891-8545
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Absolutely perfect way to see Victoria!

We spent our first afternoon in Victoria on a private tour with Matt Oliver. We had so much fun... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
smassine
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Bend, Oregon
Great day in Victoria with Matt

We had an amazing day with Matt. We wanted to bike around Victoria. We were on the NCL Bliss and we... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Jmb954
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Weston, Florida
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We provide fun, leisurely guided bicycle tours of Victoria BC, highlighting the best of the cities, parks, attractions and culture, with stops for stories, food tastings and photo ops along the way. Stories and stops include; BC Legislature Building, Craigdarroch Caslte The Fairmont Empress, Emily Carr House, Beacon Hill Park, Chinatown, and more. One Day Two Wheels!
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“discovery tour” (10 reviews)
“silk road” (6 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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560 Johnson St | Unit 65 - Located in Lower Market Square, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 3C6, Canada
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+1 250-891-8545
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"discovery tour"
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"wonderful tour"
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"silk road"
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"tea tasting"
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"cashew cheese"
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"horticultural center"
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"great knowledge of the city"
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"easy ride"
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"an excellent guide"
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"leisurely pace"
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"lay of the land"
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"hour tour"
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"victoria bc"
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"the galloping goose trail"
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"beacon hill park"
in 8 reviews
"picnic lunch"
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"his knowledge"
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We spent our first afternoon in Victoria on a private tour with Matt Oliver. We had so much fun - and the tour was relevant for all of us - including our 2 children ages 9 and 12. Matt knows the city well and the...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We had an amazing day with Matt. We wanted to bike around Victoria. We were on the NCL Bliss and we didn’t want to do the whole big group biking trip. Matt was terrific. He showed us the less touristy parts of Victoria and some...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great day touring Victoria with Matt. He is very knowledgeable about great places to bike to in Victoria and also about it’s history and how it impacts the Victoria of today. He was also very concerned about what we wanted to see/do on our tour....More

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Matt O, Owner at Bike Tours Victoria BC, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

I'm so glad you had a great time on your City Tour! It was a lot of fun for me to ride and around with your group and share some fun and the story of Victoria! I hope you had a great time after the...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a wonderful tour of Victoria with Matt. He was super friendly, very knowledgeable, and so adaptable to everyone's needs. We felt like long-time friends in minutes and would highly recommend this tour to anyone, regardless of fitness level. There is only one steep...More

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Matt O, Owner at Bike Tours Victoria BC, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi Annette, Thanks so much for the review and I'm so glad you had fun on the tour the other day. I try to keep the route as flat as possible but it's hard to avoid all the hills especially since we are a coastal...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Matt was the perfect guide and my family and I had a really enjoyable morning and learnt a lot about Victoria at the same time. Thoroughly recommended.

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Matt O, Owner at Bike Tours Victoria BC, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thanks so much for the lovely review, glad you and your family had a great time! Hope you had a safe trip home! Sincerely, Matt Oliver Bike Tours Victoria

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Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband & I had Liam as our guide on the Harbor to Farm Tour. A lovely day & a great experience all around. The Horticultural Center & it’s restaurant Charlotte & The Quail was delicious & a beautiful environment. Hoping to get the recipe...More

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Matt O, Owner at Bike Tours Victoria BC, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

I'm so glad you had a great time with Liam and enjoyed the Harbour to Farm Tour. It truly is a wonderful ride and the garden and Charlotte and the Quail is a well kept secret which I'm glad we get to share with others....More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We took the 3 hour tour with Matt round some of the highlights of Victoria, including Chinatown, Craigdarroch Castle, and Beacon hill park. We had a great time and Matt was such a great host who was so great to chat to (he also took...More

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Matt O, Owner at Bike Tours Victoria BC, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi Jumbly, So glad you had a great time, I like to make sure people see the essentials on the Highlight Tour and I'm glad you agree! The Ice Cream shop is not a 100% on each tour but I'm glad you got to experience...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a fantastic way to spend an afternoon! Not only did we take in the beautiful cityscape that is Victoria we learned about the eco food culture in the city as well. Matt and Liam led our group through the city to various restaurants that...More

Thank mrdbrish
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Matt O, Owner at Bike Tours Victoria BC, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

HI Marie Rose, Thank you so much for the review about our new Bikes n' Bites Food Tour we're so glad you had a good time and enjoyed the food. We're really excited to show off some of the best places to taste in Victoria...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a brilliant bike tour of Victoria, lead by Matt Oliver. Victoria is a lovely city to cycle around, with plenty of paths, and it is also relatively flat and thus suitable for families.Matt bent over backwards to fit us in (we left the...More

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Matt O, Owner at Bike Tours Victoria BC, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Lesley, I'm so glad the timing worked out and we were able to do a Private Family Tour together last week, I love tailoring my tours for families, there are a few kid friendly spots along the way that we don't normally stop on...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I enjoyed Matt's historical overview of the Victoria area. I wish it was longer. It was enjoyable riding the city streets, learning about Canadan royality, well British royality. Besure to ask for Matt!!!!More

Thank Royce P
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Matt O, Owner at Bike Tours Victoria BC, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

I love understanding how places came to be so I like to highlight a bit of that story in my tours about Victoria as well as sprinkling in some fun things that are happening now to make Victoria a great place to live. I'm so...More

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trachelshigehiro
11 July 2018|
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Response from Gaynor C | Reviewed this property |
Hi I am 70 and did it no trouble at all. There is one steep bit but it is only short and some of the group just got off and walked it. No long stretches of biking. Plenty of stops to rest.
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Nathalie T
9 March 2018|
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Response from Matt O | Property representative |
Hi Nathalie, Thanks for connecting! We've had all ages on our tours, as long as the person is able to ride a bike and is o.k. with riding the distance of the tours, which range from 8km to 30km we set the pace to the riders... More
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madmdpa
23 February 2017|
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Response from Matt O | Property representative |
HI Susan, Thanks for your inquiry I would recommend booking the Highlight City Tour for the Saturday at 9:30am so it will give us time to see what we need to see in the inner harbour where a lot of the festivities will be... More
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