Victoria BC Tourism

Welcome

Welcome to our Victoria BC Tourism and Visitor Information web site. This web site will provide you with useful and detailed information so you can plan your trip to this beautiful garden city as easily as possible.

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Victoria BC Travel Guide. A feature length travel guide that will give you the inside scoop on how to get the most out of your trip to Victoria BC. Featuring:

Getting to Victoria.
Victoria's attractions.
Victoria dining Guide.
Outdoor Activities.
And much more...


Articles and Reviews

Kids Activities Victoria BC. Wondering how to make the best out of Victoria for your kids? Check out our article on all the best attractions that appeal to the young and young at heart.

The Butchart Gardens. There are only few other attractions in the world that can match the class and sophistication and NONE other that can match its beauty. Many visitors declare, “It's like walking through the most fantastic dream you have ever had!”

Victoria BC Hotels Inner Harbour. The inner harbour in Victoria BC is so desirable because of the close proximity of many attractions. It’s also a good starting point for getting transportation to points of interest further out of town...

For more articles about Victoria BC please click through to our Blog or Article Section.

Whether you are interested in visiting our world famous Butchart Gardens, staying in our lavish Fairmont Empress Hotel, touring the Royal BC Museum and Parliament Buildings, taking a marine adventure tour, Whale Watching or just enjoying the harbour and the many unique shops and attractions that line our streets. You can be rest assured that we pride ourselves on providing you useful information from our service and attraction directories as well as a handy Victoria BC Travel Guide that will help you plan your vacation down to the smallest detail.

Other Victoria resources you may be looking for or wish to consider is the city of Victoria BC official web site and the official site for Tourism Victoria.

About Victoria

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Victoria BC Canada is the capital city situated on the west coast of Canada in the province of British Columbia. The city is on the largest island (Vancouver Island) on the west coast of North America.

The Songhees first nation were the original inhabitants of Victoria BC. In 1778 Captain James Cook was the first European to arrive. 1843 Sir James Douglas established Fort Victoria as a Hudson's Bay Company trading post named after Queen Victoria. When the Cariboo gold rush began in 1858, Victoria BC being the only port of entry on the west coast, turned this small outpost into a bustling city.

Today Victoria BC is a moderate size city with approximately 325,000 inhabitants. Every year Victoria sees 3 million visitors pass through enjoying everything she has to offer. Come and see the worlds most incredible gardens, have a romantic getaway, go skiing then play golf and go sailing all in the same day, walk through an ancient west coast rain forest, go whale watching, tour a Victorian era castle, impressive array of museums and galleries, hike the west coast trail, spas galore, world class shopping, sip some wine, relax and clear your mind, leave your worries behind. Leave a new and reinvigorated person.

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Victoria BC Canada is a place that has a lot to offer, general Victoria BC Tourism traps are kept to a bare minimum, you will find our attractions to be unique, impressive and nothing like you will ever experience anywhere else. You'll have room to breathe and enjoy an inclusive experiences.

 

Latest Articles

A Castle in Victoria - Craigdarroch Castle
Sun, 05 Feb 2012 20:14:14 +0000
If you look up, not too high, and peer across Victoria’s horizon, and if you have a keen eye you will notice something interesting and peculiar. Up high on a hill you will notice a grand building, nay, a castle with a sandstone facade and towering spires[...]


Mount Finlayson Hike Victoria BC
Sun, 14 Nov 2010 20:00:43 +0000
Are you looking to stretch your legs, get some good exercise and spend some time in nature? Would you like to watch the salmon spawn, walk through a lush ancient rain forest and treat your eyes with a magnificent panoramic view of Victoria and lower Vancouver Island? Mount Finlayson in Victoria BC’s Goldstream Park is [...]


Victoria BC Hotels Inner Harbour
Wed, 16 Jun 2010 22:12:43 +0000
Downtown Victoria BC is known the world over for its picturesque and unique beauty and staying around or near the inner harbour is the most desirable location to to procure your accommodation needs. The inner harbour in Victoria BC is so desirable because of the close proximity of many attractions. It’s also a good starting [...]


Things to do in Victoria BC at night
Tue, 01 Jun 2010 20:11:55 +0000
Are you bored? “Things to do in Victoria BC at night” and “what to do in Victoria BC at night” are loaded questions and depends on what you consider enjoyable, entertaining and just plain fun. Lets explore every night of the week and see if we can provide some good ideas for things to do [...]


Kids Activities Victoria BC – Top 10
Tue, 11 May 2010 00:55:34 +0000
What children or kids activities are available in Victoria BC? Victoria BC being one of the worlds premier destination cities that appeals to mostly adults does have places that the kids can enjoy too. Often trying to placate bored children can be a little difficult in Victoria. That is why this lists names the top [...]


       

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