Easy Trips Vancouver Itinerary
Victoria – Tour Details
Victoria is the capital of British Columbia and is located in the southern tip of Vancouver Island. Named after Queen Victoria of the UK and of the Dominion of Canada, Victoria is one of the oldest cities in the Pacific Northwest.
The city has retained a large number of historic buildings, like the British Columbia Parliament (finished in 1987) and the Empress hotel (opened in 1908). The city’sChinatown is the 2nd oldest in North America after San Francisco’s. Known as the “City of Gardens”, Victoria is an attractive city and a very popular tourism destination.
|07:45||Depart from Burrard Sky train Station (Vancouver Downtown)|
|09:00||Boarding Ferry to Victoria. (The bus drives onto the ferry for a 1.5 hour cruise to Vancouver Island. Full restaurant facilities on board). Enjoy the beautiful scenery as the ship winds it’s way through the Southern Gulf Islands to dock at Swartz Bay on Vancouver Island.|
|10:45||Arrives at Swartz Bay on Vancouver Island to drive down the Saanich Peninsula to the heart of Victoria. (30 min approx).|
|11:20||Arrive in Victoria Downtown.|
|11:30||Visit to the Royal BC Museum. Is a place of discovery! The Museum showcases the human and natural history of British Columbia and temporary exhibits from others countries and cultures.
It’s definitely a MUST SEE!!!
|13:30||Free time for lunch|
|14:30||Walking tour to the Parliament, Miniature world & Chinatown.|
|17:30||Leaves Victoria downtown|
|18:30||Check in time 30 minutes prior to scheduled sailing|
|19:00||Boarding Ferry to VANCOUVER. (Tsawwassen Terminal Arrives around 20:30)|
|21:15||Return to Vancouver Downtown approx|
Butchart Gardens (www.butchartgardens.com)
Whale Watching (www.princeofwhales.com)
Comfortable clothing for the day including a warm shirt or outer layer. Walking shoes recommended. During winter months we suggest layers including a warm under-layer and a rain or snow jacket.
Please visit http://www.translink.ca/ website for public transit Maps & Schedules.
We accept all major Credit Cards (Visa, Master card & Amex)