Recent Searches
Clear

Top Vancouver Island How to Get Around

Saved to wishlist!
Dates
Select Dates
In the Air
In the Air
Ports of Call Tours
Ports of Call Tours
Cruises & Sailing
Cruises & Sailing
Day Trips
Day Trips
On the Water
On the Water
Whale Watching
Whale Watching
City Tours
City Tours
Half-day Tours
Half-day Tours
Likely To Sell Out
Likely To Sell Out
Self-guided Tours
Self-guided Tours
Adventure Tours
Adventure Tours
Kayaking Tours
Kayaking Tours
Walking Tours
Walking Tours
Full-day Tours
Full-day Tours
Water Tours
Water Tours
Cultural Tours
Cultural Tours
Air Tours
Air Tours
Historical Tours
Historical Tours
Audio Guides
Audio Guides
Horse Carriage Rides
Horse Carriage Rides
When are you traveling?
Select Dates
Popular
Search experiences that may have limited interaction with crowds.
Search experiences with increased health and safety practices.
Search tours and activities you can do from home.

You are viewing Virtual Experiences in Vancouver Island. See more Virtual Experiences around the globe. 🌎

Price
$0
$500+
Duration
Time of Day
RatingClear
Specials
Revenue affects this sort orderWhy you are seeing these results Sort by: Featured

Victoria Guided Food and History Tour

Victoria Guided Food and History Tour

star-5
978
Explore Victoria's history and culinary scene on this walking tour of the British Columbian city. Follow a guide to highlights such as the Parliament Buildings, the Inner Harbor Causeway, Trounce Alley, Bastion and Market squares, Fan Tan Alley, the Harmonious Gates of Interest, and the Victoria Public Market. Along the way, stop for between food tastings of craft beer, chocolate, tea, tapas, cheese, bread, olive oil, and other local products.
More
  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$60.76
From
$60.76

Butchart Gardens Tour from Victoria
Likely to Sell OutLikely to Sell Out

Butchart Gardens Tour from Victoria

star-4.5
413
Take a sweet-smelling stroll through Victoria’s famous Butchart Gardens, spanning 55 acres (22.2 hectares) of beautifully designed flower beds, lily ponds, footbridges, and thematic landscapes. With a convenient pickup location and a flexible return shuttle schedule, it’s an easy way to experience one of Victoria’s most popular attractions. Visit during summer or holiday season evenings to witness special luminous displays that add an extra touch of enchantment to the gardens.
More
  • 3 to 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$67.12
From
$67.12

Victoria Panorama Seaplane Tour

Victoria Panorama Seaplane Tour

star-4.5
50
Soar over downtown Victoria and surrounds on a thrilling, 20-minute seaplane flight! Take to the skies right from the water and enjoy an unforgettable aerial perspective of the harbor, coastline, Strait of Juan de Fuca and the Olympic Mountains towering in the distance. With a maximum of five passengers, it’s an intimate, small-group ride navigated by an expert pilot.
More
  • 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
From
$112.92
Price varies by group size
From
$112.92
Price varies by group size

Ghostly Walking Tour in Victoria

Ghostly Walking Tour in Victoria

star-4.5
259
You might not guess from the pretty gardens and charming streets, but the city of Victoria is full of ghosts, or at least ghost stories. Walk with your guide through some of the most haunted spots in town, hearing the spooky and tragic tales from Victoria’s past. You never know, you may go home with a story of your own….
More
  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
From
$16.58
From
$16.58

Victoria Whale Watch Tour

Victoria Whale Watch Tour

star-4.5
195
Experience an up-close encounter with northern Pacific marine life on a 3-hour whale watching cruise off Victoria’s coast. Travel out into the open ocean aboard a comfortable, motorized boat to look for native species like humpback whales, gray whales, orcas, elephant seals and sea lions in their natural habitat. Learn about local marine ecology from a naturalist guide, and take in fantastic views of Vancouver Island in between animal sightings.
More
  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$101.87
From
$101.87

Small Group Wine & Food Tour to the Cowichan Valley
Likely to Sell OutLikely to Sell Out

Small Group Wine & Food Tour to the Cowichan Valley

star-5
57
FOOD, WINE and SPECTACULAR SCENERY. We LOVE this revised tour to REFLECT COVID-19.Join Island Time Tours for a lovely relaxing adventure exploring the Cowichan Valley. We visit 3 (4 if time permitting) of the prettiest vineyards and do our own thing to avoid any line-ups. We offer you a wonderful experience at each vineyard.. First stop includes bubbly with orange juice (optional) w/ fresh warm bake goods. Relax, inhale and take in this beautiful countryside. LUNCH is filled with afternoon tea delights with WINE served weather permitting in the great outdoors. Dessert w/wine complete this tour at another picturesque vineyard. Great food, award winning wines and spectacular beauty. Let's go!
More
  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$125.56
From
$125.56

Pedicab Tour of Victoria from Cruise Ship Terminal
Likely to Sell OutLikely to Sell Out

Pedicab Tour of Victoria from Cruise Ship Terminal

star-5
156
Explore British Colombia’s Victoria by pedicab with a guide on this 3-hour tour of the city, including convenient pickup and drop-off at the cruise ship terminal. Travel through one of Victoria’s oldest neighborhood, James Bay, to one of its oldest grocers. Then pass through Beacon Hill Park, and see the peacocks there. Plus, catch a glimpse of the famous Empress Hotel.
More
  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$153.98
From
$153.98

Half-Day Whale Watching Adventure from Telegraph Cove
Likely to Sell OutLikely to Sell Out

Half-Day Whale Watching Adventure from Telegraph Cove

star-5
91
Share the waters with whales, orcas, and more on a wildlife watching tour. In addition to animal sightings, the aquatic adventure also offers great views of the San Juan and Gulf Islands, plus the Howe Sound. Stay warm inside the cabin, where you can purchase snacks and drinks. Your ticket comes with a whale sighting guarantee, with a free tour should you not spot any whales.
More
  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$129.90
From
$129.90

Victoria Castles and Neighborhoods Bike Tour

Victoria Castles and Neighborhoods Bike Tour

star-5
83
Spin through downtown Victoria on two wheels and discover top city attractions with ease on this Victoria castles and neighborhoods bike tour. Hop onto your bike and follow your guide through the city streets. Learn of Victoria’s colorful past through its historic buildings, and explore districts including the Inner Harbour, Cook Street Village, and Chinatown. Enjoy fine views over the Dallas Road waterfront and admire the eery Craigdarroch Castle. Cycle through Moss Rock Park and Beacon Hill Park, and soak up the artistic atmosphere in leafy Fernwood.
More
  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$51.33
From
$51.33

Glacier Helicopter Tour

Glacier Helicopter Tour

star-5
70
Take off from Campbell River on a tour that is unlike any other. You’ll fly over the Comox Glacier and get a bird’s eye view of the spectacular scenery over the Vancouver Island Mountain Range. See British Columbia’s oldest provincial park, Strathcona Provincial Park from high above, and marvel at the sights that are often only for experienced hikers and mountaineers!
More
  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
From
$509.33
From
$509.33

Half-Day Victoria to Cowichan Valley Wine Tour with Tastings

Half-Day Victoria to Cowichan Valley Wine Tour with Tastings

star-5
65
Discover the wines of the Cowichan Valley on a wine tour from Victoria, and taste your way through part of Vancouver Island's fascinating wine trail. You’ll visit three wineries for tastings and tours, and enjoy lunch at a boutique winery surrounded by rolling vineyards. This wine tour includes round-trip transport from downtown Victoria, lunch, and tastings, for the perfect introduction to Vancouver Island wine.
More
  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$141.35
From
$141.35

Victoria Marine Wildlife Tour

Victoria Marine Wildlife Tour

star-5
63
Discover why British Columbia is one of the best places in the world to see whales and other marine wildlife on this 3-hour tour with Eagle Wing Tours at Victoria’s Fisherman’s Wharf. Hop aboard a comfortable semi-covered or open boat and help support Eagle Wing’s many conservation, education and research activities! Let certified and knowledgeable naturalists be your guides to the stunning wildlife and natural history of the Salish Sea. Watch for seals, sea lions, otters and porpoises as well as bald eagles and a mind-boggling assortment of marine birds. Hoping for something bigger? There’s always a chance to see humpback, killer, minke or grey whales!
More
  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$99.50
From
$99.50

60-Minute Beacon Hill Park Tour

60-Minute Beacon Hill Park Tour

star-5
63
Feel like you’ve stepped back in time to vintage Victoria with a 1-hour tour through the city’s most splendid neighborhoods aboard a horse-drawn carriage. Beginning at the illustrious Empress hotel, admire sailing ships in the Inner Harbor and trot through the leafy gardens and lawns of Beacon Hill Park. Pass stately Victorian mansions and other local landmarks like the Trans-Canada Highway Mile 0 marker, and take in fantastic views of the Olympic Mountains and the Strait of Juan de Fuca during the stylish ride. 
More
  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
From
$181.62
per group
From
$181.62
per group

Historical Victoria Walking Tour
Likely to Sell OutLikely to Sell Out

Historical Victoria Walking Tour

star-5
63
Explore quaint Victoria on this guided walking tour with a local historian. Along the way, take in picturesque views of the city’s Inner Harbour and wander the streets, alleyways, and town squares of Old Town, Bastion Square, and Chinatown, while learning about Victoria's history. Plus, hear about its past scandals like opium smuggling.
More
  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
From
$16.54
From
$16.54

Hot Tub Boat Victoria
Likely to Sell OutLikely to Sell Out

Hot Tub Boat Victoria

star-5
61
Hot tub on the water Explore the Gorge Waterway Listen to music Go swimming Enjoy a one of a kind experience with your significant other or some friends
More
  • 1 hour 30 minutes
From
$198.99
From
$198.99

Downtown Victoria Food & City Tour
Likely to Sell OutLikely to Sell Out

Downtown Victoria Food & City Tour

star-5
52
Treat your taste buds to a walking food tour of Victoria’s bustling Fort & Blanshard Streets. Once known as Antique Row for its abundance of vintage shops, this hip neighborhood is now filled with trendy restaurants, modern boutique shops, and home to the arts district. Follow a local gourmet guide to some of the best eateries in the area including a tea salon, a European-style deli, an authentic taqueria, Middle-Eastern street food, and more. Chat with shop owners and chefs along the way to gain insight into Victoria’s thriving culinary scene. Group size is limited to 12 for a more personalized tasting experience.
More
  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$55.28
From
$55.28

Victoria Craft Brewery Tour and Tastings

Victoria Craft Brewery Tour and Tastings

star-5
52
Raise a glass to Victoria’s thriving craft beer culture on a guided brewery tour! Join a local beer-loving guide on a unique brewery tour the city’s finest boutique and small-batch breweries. Ride aboard a ‘brew bus’ to discover the hippest, hoppiest spots where locals go to enjoy a cold one, and sample seasonally inspired pilsners, porters, IPA’s and more.
More
  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$63.78
From
$63.78

Guided Road Bike Tour

Guided Road Bike Tour

star-5
42
North 48 Bicycles offers unforgettable guided bicycle tours in the Victoria BC region. Our rides range from Easy to Epic, and we cater to all manner of road cyclists from beginner to expert. Our groups are small (6-8 riders), and are led by experienced, knowledgeable guides. Our daily tours are all-inclusive, including bike, helmet, pre-ride coffee and snacks. Our bike fleet is from the world-renowned Colnago brand, and we offer the endurance-oriented CX Zero in aluminum (including women-specific geometries), as well as the race-oriented AC-R in full carbon. We start and end in historic Market Square, returning in time for a late lunch allowing you the rest of the day to enjoy Victoria. We have teamed up with other great Victoria companies to offer a full west coast experience.
More
  • 3 to 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$133.64
From
$133.64

Great Bears of Bute: Grizzly Bear Viewing & Indigenous Cultural Tour

Great Bears of Bute: Grizzly Bear Viewing & Indigenous Cultural Tour

star-5
42
Witness grizzly bears in their natural habitat on this breathtaking wildlife, cultural and marine tour. Join an Indigenous guide and visit the traditional territory of the Homalco First Nations in Bute Inlet. Bear viewing, whale watching and cultural exploration make for a one-of-a-kind adventure. This is the only bear tour from Campbell River that is 100% indigenous owned and provides you with an immersive indigenous experience from start to finish. By choosing Homalco Tours you help contribute to the cultural and economic recovery of the Homalco First Nation people and youth. Thank you for choosing us and in the language of our people "ʔiymot" (it is good).
More
  • 7 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$396.88
From
$396.88

30-Minute By The Sea Including Heritage Character Homes Neighbourhood

30-Minute By The Sea Including Heritage Character Homes Neighbourhood

star-5
42
Explore Victoria and take in top attractions in style on this 30-minute Victoria carriage tour including James Bay. Hop aboard your horse-drawn carriage and set off in comfort through the streets. Listen as your driver shares stories from Victoria’s colorful history, and admire famous sites such as the Parliament buildings, Emily Carr’s former residence and the beautiful Inner Harbor. Admire traditional house-fronts in James Bay, one of the West Coasts’ oldest districts, and enjoy fine ocean views along the Dallas Road waterfront as the Olympic Mountains rise in the distance.
More
  • 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
From
$98.71
per group
From
$98.71
per group

Eat, Drink, Explore Chinatown
Likely to Sell OutLikely to Sell Out

Eat, Drink, Explore Chinatown

star-5
39
Get a history lesson mixed with food as you wander around downtown Victoria on this walking tour. Explore historic areas of the city, which started out as a fur trading outpost, as you taste the local cuisine. Plus, Victoria boasts one of the oldest Chinatown sections in North America. The tour covers some of the oldest parts of the city, including the Victoria Public Market, Chinatown, Fan Tan Alley, and Emporium Dragon Alley.
More
  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$55.28
From
$55.28

Port Renfrew Whale & Wildlife Watching

Port Renfrew Whale & Wildlife Watching

star-5
32
Many whale-watching cruises stick close to the shoreline, but this small-group tour increases your chances of seeing whales by heading out onto the open ocean. Cruise by the Carmanah lighthouse, Sea Lion Rock and the West Coast and Juan de Fuca Trails while keeping your eyes peeled for telltale blows, as well as black bears, deer, bald eagles and other wildlife.
More
  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
From
$131.83
From
$131.83

45-Minute By The Park Tour

45-Minute By The Park Tour

star-5
38
Discover the beauty of downtown Victoria on this 45-minute Beacon Hill Park carriage tour. Hop into your horse-drawn carriage and travel in style along the winding roadways round Beacon Hill Park — Victoria’s oldest and, many would say, most attractive park. Discover top local attractions including St Anne's Academy, the Empress Hotel and the Church Of Our Lord, and listen as your driver shares tales and folklore from Victoria's dim and distant past. Head along pretty pathways and enjoy fine views over the vibrant flowerbeds, peaceful ponds and manicured lawns.
More
  • 45 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
From
$142.14
per group
From
$142.14
per group

Heritage Horse-Drawn Carriage Tour of Victoria

Heritage Horse-Drawn Carriage Tour of Victoria

star-5
36
The Canadian city of Victoria has a rich British colonial history dating back to the Victorian era, evident in its striking architecture and historic landmarks. Explore the city in style by traditional horse-drawn carriage, and take in sites of interest such as James Bay— one of Vancouver Island's oldest neighborhoods—and the Salish Sea waterfront. As your horse clops along, enjoy fine views over Victoria to the Olympic Mountain range beyond.
More
  • 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
From
$98.71
per group
From
$98.71
per group

Filters

Frequently Asked Questions

The answers provided below are based on answers previously given by the tour provider to customers’ questions.
Q:
What are the best How to Get Around in Vancouver Island?
Q:
What How to Get Around in Vancouver Island are 1 hour or less?
Q:
What How to Get Around in Vancouver Island are taking additional safety precautions?
Q:
What How to Get Around in Vancouver Island are good for avoiding crowds?

Day Trips from Vancouver Island