- Private tour of Victoria and the Butchart Gardens
- Ferry ride across the Strait of Georgia
- Legislature Buildings, Empress Hotel and Beacon Hill Park
- Professional guide
- Hotel pickup and dropoff
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The tour was wonderful. The driver, Bjorn was personable and knowledgeable about the gardens and the island. The 10 tour was too long a day. We opted to not take the free time in Victoria City and take the 6 pm ferry back to Vancouver City. Perfect weather. great time. We will do it again when we get up this way.
An amazing tour. Bjorn showed us places we never would have seen if we had not been with him. The wonderful view from Beacon Hill was a good example of the above. His expertise and little insights made the trip to Butchart Gardens and Victoria a highlight of our time in Canada!
Carol S USA
Our tour went smoothly. Our driver was a very nice man. The gardens were awesome, and weather delightful
Steve did an awesome job! We had a great day on the island and at the Gardens. Steve even took us and showed us how to get to Granville Island from our hotel so we could go there the following day.
Stephen was a great tour driver. We altered our day to suite our energy levels after our cruise so we left Vancouver later and arrived back there earlier in the evening. We didn't feel rushed at all during the day. Saw everything we had on our list to see. It was so nice to have a car waiting for us when we were ready to leave, when we wanted to leave. Expensive, but really worth it!
Terrific experience and guide
This day trip to Vancouver Island was excellent. Our guide - Steven - went out of his way to cater for our interests. Even finding a lawn bowling club while we were visiting the Butchart Gardens. We were able to visit this later in the day.
Steven's advice on what to see and the time he gave us to follow up on our interests was about right.
The Butchard Gardens were special but again Steven's advice on how to see as much as possilbe in a short time was very useful.
Guide very knowledgeable and interesting. Would use him again. Gardens lovely but well over-crowded.
My wife and I had a terrific day.....the private tour was excellent and well worth the additional expense.
Excellent planning and great service by Glenn and the lady who picked up our bags at the cruise ship terminal. Thank you!