Quick facts

FROM $ 204 PP
incl tax
Availability
January 7 - November 30, 2019
Trip duration
1 Day
What's included
Travel, Activity
Route
Seattle Victoria Seattle
Modes of travel
Requirements
Passport/EDL Required

Highlights

  • Rated among the world’s most beautiful garden attractions & top places to go in Canada by USA Today, CNN Travel, Condé Nast, many more!
  • City tour of Victoria’s highlights by an experienced local guide
  • Started in 1904 as a labor of love by Jennie Butchart, who wanted to restore natural beauty to her husband’s mined-out industrial quarry site
  • Flexible return time – stay as long as you want at The Gardens, and take any CVS departing bus from the Gardens back into Victoria

About This Trip

Immerse yourself in more than 300,000 blooms at world-renowned The Butchart Gardens with a quick day trip to Victoria from downtown Seattle on our high-speed Clipper catamaran. Soak in the culture of Victoria on a narrated tour of the city’s highlights and wander The Gardens’ intimate paths lined with an array of flowers. With 55-acres bursting with color, no visit to Victoria is complete without exploring the iconic gardens!

NOTE: Select dates may default to the earliest departure, please review all available sailing times when booking a trip. Have more time? SAVE on your Victoria Clipper ferry when booking our Seattle to Victoria Overnight with The Butchart Gardens!

Hop aboard the Victoria Clipper for a less than three-hour cruise from downtown Seattle to downtown Victoria. Board the double-decker motorcoach at the Clipper terminal for a narrated tour of Victoria’s landmarks.

Upon arrival at The Butchart Gardens, wander along paths lined with a colorful array of flowers and be sure not to miss the award-winning Afternoon Tea service. Enjoy a motorcoach ride back to the Empress and use the rest of the evening to explore downtown Victoria.

Have luggage? No problem. For The Butchart Gardens & Victoria City Tours departing Mar 30 – Oct 13, Clipper offers complimentary luggage delivery service to your downtown Victoria hotel*, or complimentary luggage storage at our Clipper terminal until you return.

* Delivery locations include our 20 Victoria hotels, except Brentwood Bay Resort & Spa & Westin Bear Mountain Golf Resort & Spa


1-11 years
2019
Adult
Child
Now to Apr 30
$ 204
$ 91
May 1 to Jun 13
$ 214
$ 96
Jun 14 to Sep 8
$ 224
$ 101
Sep 9 to Oct 31
$ 204
$ 91
Nov 1 to Nov 30
$ 175
$ 96

Prices vary by season. Prices listed are minimum prices per adult. All applicable taxes included.

• Recommended tour time is 4.5 hours to fully experience The Gardens. Flexible return times available from The Butchart Gardens to the Victoria Inner Harbour.
• Includes all applicable taxes
• All prices shown in USD including tax
• Best available rates based on 7-day minimum advance purchase
• Rates may be higher per segment of travel for Saturday departures from Seattle and Sunday departures from Victoria
• A fuel surcharge, port and security fee may be added to all Victoria / Seattle fares
• Passport, Passport Card or EDL required when crossing an international border
• Restrictions apply, subject to change

"We had an excellent time! We took the 7 am tour to Victoria and purchased the combo pack that took us to the Butchart Gardens… I highly recommend this tour!"

- Daniela R.
TripAdvisor

"The easy way to visit Butchart Gardens without driving!"

- RealRoadWarrior, San Clemente, CA
TripAdvisor

"We love gardens around the world. Butchart Gardens is one of our favorites, but getting there can be inconvenient by car. We take the Clipper to Victoria and avoid the hassle."

- RealRoadWarrior, San Clemente, CA
TripAdvisor

Overview

Highlights

  • Rated among the world’s most beautiful garden attractions & top places to go in Canada by USA Today, CNN Travel, Condé Nast, many more!
  • City tour of Victoria’s highlights by an experienced local guide
  • Started in 1904 as a labor of love by Jennie Butchart, who wanted to restore natural beauty to her husband’s mined-out industrial quarry site
  • Flexible return time – stay as long as you want at The Gardens, and take any CVS departing bus from the Gardens back into Victoria

About This Trip

Immerse yourself in more than 300,000 blooms at world-renowned The Butchart Gardens with a quick day trip to Victoria from downtown Seattle on our high-speed Clipper catamaran. Soak in the culture of Victoria on a narrated tour of the city’s highlights and wander The Gardens’ intimate paths lined with an array of flowers. With 55-acres bursting with color, no visit to Victoria is complete without exploring the iconic gardens!

NOTE: Select dates may default to the earliest departure, please review all available sailing times when booking a trip. Have more time? SAVE on your Victoria Clipper ferry when booking our Seattle to Victoria Overnight with The Butchart Gardens!

Quick facts

FROM $ 204 PP
incl tax
Availability
January 7 - November 30, 2019
Trip duration
1 Day
What's included
Travel, Activity
Route
Seattle Victoria Seattle
Modes of travel
Requirements
Passport/EDL Required

Itinerary & map

Hop aboard the Victoria Clipper for a less than three-hour cruise from downtown Seattle to downtown Victoria. Board the double-decker motorcoach at the Clipper terminal for a narrated tour of Victoria’s landmarks.

Upon arrival at The Butchart Gardens, wander along paths lined with a colorful array of flowers and be sure not to miss the award-winning Afternoon Tea service. Enjoy a motorcoach ride back to the Empress and use the rest of the evening to explore downtown Victoria.

Have luggage? No problem. For The Butchart Gardens & Victoria City Tours departing Mar 30 – Oct 13, Clipper offers complimentary luggage delivery service to your downtown Victoria hotel*, or complimentary luggage storage at our Clipper terminal until you return.

* Delivery locations include our 20 Victoria hotels, except Brentwood Bay Resort & Spa & Westin Bear Mountain Golf Resort & Spa

Seasonal Prices

Prices vary by season. Prices listed are minimum prices per adult. All applicable taxes included.

• Recommended tour time is 4.5 hours to fully experience The Gardens. Flexible return times available from The Butchart Gardens to the Victoria Inner Harbour.
• Includes all applicable taxes
• All prices shown in USD including tax
• Best available rates based on 7-day minimum advance purchase
• Rates may be higher per segment of travel for Saturday departures from Seattle and Sunday departures from Victoria
• A fuel surcharge, port and security fee may be added to all Victoria / Seattle fares
• Passport, Passport Card or EDL required when crossing an international border
• Restrictions apply, subject to change

1-11 years
2019
Adult
Child
Now to Apr 30
$ 204
$ 91
May 1 to Jun 13
$ 214
$ 96
Jun 14 to Sep 8
$ 224
$ 101
Sep 9 to Oct 31
$ 204
$ 91
Nov 1 to Nov 30
$ 175
$ 96

"We had an excellent time! We took the 7 am tour to Victoria and purchased the combo pack that took us to the Butchart Gardens… I highly recommend this tour!"

- Daniela R.
TripAdvisor

"The easy way to visit Butchart Gardens without driving!"

- RealRoadWarrior, San Clemente, CA
TripAdvisor

"We love gardens around the world. Butchart Gardens is one of our favorites, but getting there can be inconvenient by car. We take the Clipper to Victoria and avoid the hassle."

- RealRoadWarrior, San Clemente, CA
TripAdvisor