Victoria Activities

Adding an activity to your Victoria vacation package is the best way to explore the city, experience something new and discover the rich history and culture Victoria has to offer. Clipper Vacations’ most popular activity is The Butchart Gardens and City Highlights Tour – sit back as your guide takes you past Victoria’s historic and beautiful sites on your way to the world-famous Butchart Gardens. Need a place to relax? Reserve your spot in the Victorian Tea Lobby at the Fairmont Empress Hotel and enjoy the timeless British tradition of Afternoon Tea. For family fun – take a Victoria whale watching tour. Head out on a guided search of the mighty Orca whales, ask questions of the naturalist, and snap amazing photos. Ziplining is increasing in popularity. Experience an adrenaline rush as you zip from tree top to tree top over a lush BC forest. A visit to the Royal BC Museum or the Shaw Ocean Discovery Centre is a great way to round out your trip.
Afternoon Tea at The Fairmont Empress

Afternoon Tea at The Fairmont Empress

A Victoria tradition at The Fairmont Empress
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    The Butchart Gardens & City Highlights Tour

    See one of Victoria’s most famous and popular attractions. Enjoy a narrated ride to The Butchart Gardens plus free time to enjoy fifty-five acres of floral splendor.

    From $50.19 per adult incl. tax
  • Afternoon Tea at The Fairmont Empress Hotel
    Afternoon Tea at The Fairmont Empress

    Enjoy the timeless and gracious British tradition of afternoon tea and pastries at the elegant Fairmont Empress Hotel.

    From $52.03 per adult incl. tax
  • Golf Bear Mountain
    Westin Bear Mountain Golf Club

    Just minutes away from downtown Victoria, Bear Mountain features a stunning series of panoramic city, ocean and mountain views.

    From $64.25 per adult incl. tax
  • Victoria Urban Kayak Tour
    Victoria Harbour Kayak Tour

    See Victoria up close during this relaxing kayak tour. From this unique perspective, experienced guides will describe Victoria’s historic waterways and will make several stops at fascinating landmarks.

    From $68.75 per adult incl. tax
  • Cowichan Valley Wine Tour
    Cowichan Wine Country Tour

    Sip award winning wines and explore the back roads of the Cowichan Valley on this wine and cider tasting tour. The route includes mountain vistas, ancient rain forests, country scenery and delightful local vineyards and farms. Tour includes 3 wine tastings and 1 cider tasting and lunch.

    From $119.38 per adult incl. tax
  • Victoria Food Tour
    Victoria Food Tour

    This fully guided, two-hour walking tour through downtown Victoria treats you to the best of what Victoria’s food scene has to offer along with some of the secret, insider hot spots.

    From $53.98 per adult incl. tax
  • Bicycle Tour of Castles, Hoods and Legends
    Bicycle Tour of Castles, Hoods and Legends

    Bike your way through Victoria on this guided tour and discover the iconic landmarks of Chinatown, Craigdarroch Castle, Beacon Hill, Cook Street Village and more. Explore everything from the tallest totem pole in the world to imposing mansions.

    From $45 per adult incl. tax
  • The Definitive Craft Brewery Tour
    The Definitive Craft Brewery Tour

    Explore three exceptional Victoria craft breweries in three hours and discover why Victoria truly is “the definitive” craft beer capital of Canada.

    From $68.75 per adult incl. tax
  • Victoria Hop On Hop Off City Tour
    Victoria Hop On Hop Off City Tour

    Explore Victoria’s attractions including Craigdarroch Castle and Oak Bay Village at your own pace with this hop on hop off city tour.

    From $28.47 per adult incl. tax
  • Prince of Whales Whale Watching
    One Way Cruise Victoria to Vancouver with Butchart Gardens

    Depart The Butchart Gardens aboard the Ocean Magic for a one-way scenic marine adventure to Vancouver. Shuttle from Victoria to The Butchart Gardens plus admission included.

    From $91.50 per adult incl. tax
  • Orca whales
    Five Star Whale Watching in Victoria, BC

    Add a whale watching tour to your Victoria visit and experience the beauty and serenity of whale watching in the Northwest aboard a 40 passenger catamaran.

    From $81.50 per adult incl. tax
  • Group paddle-boarding in Inner Harbour
    Stand Up Paddling Harbour Tour

    Learn the basics of stand up paddle-boarding in Victoria’s Inner Harbour in this 3-hour introductory course.

    From $68.75 per adult incl. tax
  • Victoria City Tour
    Victoria City Tour

    Take an in depth narrated tour of Victoria, BC past lovely homes, gardens and historic points of interest. Spectacular views abound.

    From $30.75 per adult incl. tax
  • Local Libations on the Peninsula
    Local Libations on the Peninsula

    Take in the scenery of the Saanich Peninsula and taste the best libations in Victoria on this tour that visits a craft cidery, craft brewery and craft spirits distillery in one complete trip!

    From $82.25 per adult incl. tax
  • Arbutus Ridge Golf Course
    Victoria Golf

    This golf package at Olympic View or Arbutus Ridge championship course is perfect for golf lovers. Shuttle transportation from downtown Victoria to the course is provided.

    From $93.25 per adult incl. tax
  • AdrenaLINE Zipline Adventure
    AdrenaLINE Zipline Adventure Tours

    Imagine standing on a platform with a bird’s eye view of the forest floor, preparing to soar over gulches and through the trees of a beautiful piece of West coast forest. Fully guided tour includes eight zipline rides.

    From $66.08 per adult incl. tax
  • Hoppy Hour
    Hoppy Hour by Bicycle

    Explore Victoria and some of the city’s best craft beers on this guided brewery tour by bicylce! This two hour tour travels through the historic and unique neighborhoods of Victoria and stops at three distinct breweries so you can taste the taps.

    From $81.50 per adult incl. tax
  • Deluxe Victoria City Tour with Craigdarroch Castle
    Deluxe Victoria City Tour with Craigdarroch Castle

    Take in the most popular sights of Victoria on this fully narrated tour. You’ll see everything from The Empress, Chinatown and the Parliament buildings downtown to the stunning Craigdarroch Castle and Mt. Tolmie.

    From $39.50 per adult incl. tax
  • The Best of Victoria Tour
    The Best of Victoria Tour

    Visit all of Victoria’s “Must See” attractions and sites in one fully narrated tour. This all day tour includes The Butchart Gardens, time in Sidney and stops at many other Victoria highlights.

    From $129.66 per adult incl. tax
  • Budget Car Rental Victoria
    Victoria Rental Car

    Vancouver Island has an abundance of beauty and activities and a car rental will help you get off the beaten path to enjoy some of Victoria and Vancouver Island’s more unique features, hotels and tours.

    From $48 per adult incl. tax
  • Harbour Air Flightseeing
    Victoria Aerial Flightseeing Tour

    Take an in depth narrated tour of Victoria, BC past lovely homes, gardens and historic points of interest. Spectacular views abound.

    From $95 per adult incl. tax
  • The Robert Bateman Centre
    Robert Bateman Centre

    See over 100 works of art by Robert Bateman, the world’s greatest wildlife artist. From the Oceans of British Columbia to the Wilderness of Africa, the exhibit features eight thematic galleries as well as interactive activities including a scavenger hunt and a bird song gallery.

    From $11 per adult incl. tax
  • Harbour Air in Vancouver
    Scenic Flights Between Vancouver BC & Victoria BC

    Travel one way between Vancouver and Victoria in only 35 minutes on a Harbour Air seaplane, while enjoying aerial views of the scenery and attractions.

    From $179.75 per adult incl. tax
  • Prince of Whales Whale Watching
    Whale Watching & The Butchart Gardens from Victoria

    From Victoria’s Inner Harbor, depart on a whale watching tour in the waters surrounding Vancouver Island. Your tour concludes with a visit to The Butchart Gardens and express shuttle return to Victoria.

    From $132.50 per adult
  • Brewery Express Tour and Beer Tasting
    Brewery Express Tour and Beer Tasting

    This quick tour will provide you with the opportunity to sample multiple styles of fresh, locally crafted beer, peak behind the scenes and learn about the brewing process.

    From $50.25 per adult incl. tax
  • Family Fun on Bicycles
    Family Fun on Bicycles

    Go on a private bike tour around Victoria your family will never forget! This two hour tour can be tailored to meet your family’s needs will take to unique locals and opportunities to feed the seals, fly kites, view wildlife and more.

    From $90.50 per adult incl. tax
  • Royal BC Museum
    Royal British Columbia Museum

    Through unique galleries, the RBCM showcases the human and natural history of British Columbia, as well as temporary exhibits from other countries and cultures. See Gold Rush! Eldorado in BC May 13-October 31, 2015.

    From $20.25 per adult incl. tax
  • Evening Illuminations Fireworks
    Butchart Gardens Evening Illumination Tour

    Visit The Butchart Gardens for a unique and beautiful display of thousands of lights dramatically illuminating the gardens. Tour includes round trip transportation and admission.

    From $54.75 per adult incl. tax
  • Scenic Flights Between Victoria BC & Whistler
    Scenic Flights Between Victoria BC & Whistler

    Travel one way between Victoria and Whistler on a Harbour Air sea plane. The trip only takes 35 minutes and provides beautiful aerial views of both cities.

    From $249.75 per adult incl. tax
  • Haunted Victoria Tour
    Haunted Victoria Tour

    A 2 hour Haunted Victoria Tour by lantern light including Pioneer Square and Bastion Square, limited October dates only.

    From $32 per adult incl. tax
  • Festive Victoria Tour
    Festive Victoria Tour

    Explore the highlights of Victoria in one fully narrated tour. During this seasonal tour you’ll get to see Chinatown, Craigdarroch Castle, Mt. Tolmie, The Butchart Gardens and Victoria Butterfly Gardens, decked out in their holiday finest.

    From $152.50 per adult incl. tax
  • Butchart Gardens Holiday Lights
    Holiday Lights Tour to The Butchart Gardens

    In the winter, The Butchart Gardens comes alive during their annual 12 Days of Christmas Holiday Lights display. Enjoy thousands of lights, carolers and ice skating. Round trip transportation and admission included.

    From $55 per adult incl. tax
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    The Butchart Gardens & City Highlights Tour

    See one of Victoria’s most famous and popular attractions. Enjoy a narrated ride to The Butchart Gardens plus free time to enjoy fifty-five acres of floral splendor.

    From $50.19 per adult incl. tax
  • Scenic Flights Between Victoria BC & Whistler
    Scenic Flights Between Victoria BC & Whistler

    Travel one way between Victoria and Whistler on a Harbour Air sea plane. The trip only takes 35 minutes and provides beautiful aerial views of both cities.

    From $249.75 per adult incl. tax
  • Bicycle Tour of Castles, Hoods and Legends
    Bicycle Tour of Castles, Hoods and Legends

    Bike your way through Victoria on this guided tour and discover the iconic landmarks of Chinatown, Craigdarroch Castle, Beacon Hill, Cook Street Village and more. Explore everything from the tallest totem pole in the world to imposing mansions.

    From $45 per adult incl. tax
  • Victoria Hop On Hop Off City Tour
    Victoria Hop On Hop Off City Tour

    Explore Victoria’s attractions including Craigdarroch Castle and Oak Bay Village at your own pace with this hop on hop off city tour.

    From $28.47 per adult incl. tax
  • Victoria City Tour
    Victoria City Tour

    Take an in depth narrated tour of Victoria, BC past lovely homes, gardens and historic points of interest. Spectacular views abound.

    From $30.75 per adult incl. tax
  • Deluxe Victoria City Tour with Craigdarroch Castle
    Deluxe Victoria City Tour with Craigdarroch Castle

    Take in the most popular sights of Victoria on this fully narrated tour. You’ll see everything from The Empress, Chinatown and the Parliament buildings downtown to the stunning Craigdarroch Castle and Mt. Tolmie.

    From $39.50 per adult incl. tax
  • The Best of Victoria Tour
    The Best of Victoria Tour

    Visit all of Victoria’s “Must See” attractions and sites in one fully narrated tour. This all day tour includes The Butchart Gardens, time in Sidney and stops at many other Victoria highlights.

    From $129.66 per adult incl. tax
  • Budget Car Rental Victoria
    Victoria Rental Car

    Vancouver Island has an abundance of beauty and activities and a car rental will help you get off the beaten path to enjoy some of Victoria and Vancouver Island’s more unique features, hotels and tours.

    From $48 per adult incl. tax
  • Harbour Air Flightseeing
    Victoria Aerial Flightseeing Tour

    Take an in depth narrated tour of Victoria, BC past lovely homes, gardens and historic points of interest. Spectacular views abound.

    From $95 per adult incl. tax
  • Harbour Air in Vancouver
    Scenic Flights Between Vancouver BC & Victoria BC

    Travel one way between Vancouver and Victoria in only 35 minutes on a Harbour Air seaplane, while enjoying aerial views of the scenery and attractions.

    From $179.75 per adult incl. tax
  • Haunted Victoria Tour
    Haunted Victoria Tour

    A 2 hour Haunted Victoria Tour by lantern light including Pioneer Square and Bastion Square, limited October dates only.

    From $32 per adult incl. tax
  • Butchart Gardens Holiday Lights
    Holiday Lights Tour to The Butchart Gardens

    In the winter, The Butchart Gardens comes alive during their annual 12 Days of Christmas Holiday Lights display. Enjoy thousands of lights, carolers and ice skating. Round trip transportation and admission included.

    From $55 per adult incl. tax
  • Golf Bear Mountain
    Westin Bear Mountain Golf Club

    Just minutes away from downtown Victoria, Bear Mountain features a stunning series of panoramic city, ocean and mountain views.

    From $64.25 per adult incl. tax
  • Victoria Urban Kayak Tour
    Victoria Harbour Kayak Tour

    See Victoria up close during this relaxing kayak tour. From this unique perspective, experienced guides will describe Victoria’s historic waterways and will make several stops at fascinating landmarks.

    From $68.75 per adult incl. tax
  • Group paddle-boarding in Inner Harbour
    Stand Up Paddling Harbour Tour

    Learn the basics of stand up paddle-boarding in Victoria’s Inner Harbour in this 3-hour introductory course.

    From $68.75 per adult incl. tax
  • Family Fun on Bicycles
    Family Fun on Bicycles

    Go on a private bike tour around Victoria your family will never forget! This two hour tour can be tailored to meet your family’s needs will take to unique locals and opportunities to feed the seals, fly kites, view wildlife and more.

    From $90.50 per adult incl. tax
  • Prince of Whales Whale Watching
    One Way Cruise Victoria to Vancouver with Butchart Gardens

    Depart The Butchart Gardens aboard the Ocean Magic for a one-way scenic marine adventure to Vancouver. Shuttle from Victoria to The Butchart Gardens plus admission included.

    From $91.50 per adult incl. tax
  • Prince of Whales Whale Watching
    Whale Watching & The Butchart Gardens from Victoria

    From Victoria’s Inner Harbor, depart on a whale watching tour in the waters surrounding Vancouver Island. Your tour concludes with a visit to The Butchart Gardens and express shuttle return to Victoria.

    From $132.50 per adult
  • Orca whales
    Five Star Whale Watching in Victoria, BC

    Add a whale watching tour to your Victoria visit and experience the beauty and serenity of whale watching in the Northwest aboard a 40 passenger catamaran.

    From $81.50 per adult incl. tax
  • Arbutus Ridge Golf Course
    Victoria Golf

    This golf package at Olympic View or Arbutus Ridge championship course is perfect for golf lovers. Shuttle transportation from downtown Victoria to the course is provided.

    From $93.25 per adult incl. tax
  • AdrenaLINE Zipline Adventure
    AdrenaLINE Zipline Adventure Tours

    Imagine standing on a platform with a bird’s eye view of the forest floor, preparing to soar over gulches and through the trees of a beautiful piece of West coast forest. Fully guided tour includes eight zipline rides.

    From $66.08 per adult incl. tax
  • Afternoon Tea at The Fairmont Empress Hotel
    Afternoon Tea at The Fairmont Empress

    Enjoy the timeless and gracious British tradition of afternoon tea and pastries at the elegant Fairmont Empress Hotel.

    From $52.03 per adult incl. tax
  • Cowichan Valley Wine Tour
    Cowichan Wine Country Tour

    Sip award winning wines and explore the back roads of the Cowichan Valley on this wine and cider tasting tour. The route includes mountain vistas, ancient rain forests, country scenery and delightful local vineyards and farms. Tour includes 3 wine tastings and 1 cider tasting and lunch.

    From $119.38 per adult incl. tax
  • Victoria Food Tour
    Victoria Food Tour

    This fully guided, two-hour walking tour through downtown Victoria treats you to the best of what Victoria’s food scene has to offer along with some of the secret, insider hot spots.

    From $53.98 per adult incl. tax
  • Hoppy Hour
    Hoppy Hour by Bicycle

    Explore Victoria and some of the city’s best craft beers on this guided brewery tour by bicylce! This two hour tour travels through the historic and unique neighborhoods of Victoria and stops at three distinct breweries so you can taste the taps.

    From $81.50 per adult incl. tax
  • The Definitive Craft Brewery Tour
    The Definitive Craft Brewery Tour

    Explore three exceptional Victoria craft breweries in three hours and discover why Victoria truly is “the definitive” craft beer capital of Canada.

    From $68.75 per adult incl. tax
  • Local Libations on the Peninsula
    Local Libations on the Peninsula

    Take in the scenery of the Saanich Peninsula and taste the best libations in Victoria on this tour that visits a craft cidery, craft brewery and craft spirits distillery in one complete trip!

    From $82.25 per adult incl. tax
  • Brewery Express Tour and Beer Tasting
    Brewery Express Tour and Beer Tasting

    This quick tour will provide you with the opportunity to sample multiple styles of fresh, locally crafted beer, peak behind the scenes and learn about the brewing process.

    From $50.25 per adult incl. tax
  • The Robert Bateman Centre
    Robert Bateman Centre

    See over 100 works of art by Robert Bateman, the world’s greatest wildlife artist. From the Oceans of British Columbia to the Wilderness of Africa, the exhibit features eight thematic galleries as well as interactive activities including a scavenger hunt and a bird song gallery.

    From $11 per adult incl. tax
  • Royal BC Museum
    Royal British Columbia Museum

    Through unique galleries, the RBCM showcases the human and natural history of British Columbia, as well as temporary exhibits from other countries and cultures. See Gold Rush! Eldorado in BC May 13-October 31, 2015.

    From $20.25 per adult incl. tax
  • Evening Illuminations Fireworks
    Butchart Gardens Evening Illumination Tour

    Visit The Butchart Gardens for a unique and beautiful display of thousands of lights dramatically illuminating the gardens. Tour includes round trip transportation and admission.

    From $54.75 per adult incl. tax
  • Festive Victoria Tour
    Festive Victoria Tour

    Explore the highlights of Victoria in one fully narrated tour. During this seasonal tour you’ll get to see Chinatown, Craigdarroch Castle, Mt. Tolmie, The Butchart Gardens and Victoria Butterfly Gardens, decked out in their holiday finest.

    From $152.50 per adult incl. tax
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