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Victoria City and Butchart Gardens Private Half-Day Tour provided by Surfside Adventure Tours

Victoria City and Butchart Gardens Private Half-Day Tour

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What you can expect during this experience
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Contactless payment for gratuities and add-ons
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Hand sanitizer available to travellers and staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
Updated 20/07/08 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 20/07/08 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
Itinerary
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  • 1
    The Butchart Gardens
    Stop: 2 hours - Admission excluded
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  • 2
    Chinatown
    Stop: 5 minutes -
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  • 3
    Craigdarroch Castle
    Stop: 10 minutes -
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  • 4
    Beacon Hill Park
    Stop: 15 minutes -
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  • 5
    Fisherman's Wharf
    Stop: 15 minutes -
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  • 6
    Surfside Adventure Tours
    Stop: 4 hours - Admission included
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  • 7
    Mile Zero
    Stop: 3 minutes -
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  • 8
    Government House
    Stop: 10 minutes -
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  • 9
    Legislative Assembly of British Columbia
    Stop: 5 minutes -
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  • 10
    Empress Hotel National Historic Site of Canada
    Stop: 5 minutes -
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Important Information
Duration
4h
Inclusions
  • Local driver/guide
  • Live commentary on board
  • Pickup and drop-off in Victoria
  • Entry/Admission - Surfside Adventure Tours
Exclusions
  • Admissions to Butchart Gardens
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities
  • Cruise Port Passenger Pick Up Fee is not included. (Please inquire)
  • Entry/Admission - The Butchart Gardens
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • A maximum of 7 people per booking
  • If you have not already specified, you must advise supplier as soon as possible your ship name, docking time, disembarkation time and departure time so that appropriate arrangements can be made
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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pkennetthensel wrote a review Jun 2019
New Orleans, Louisiana42 contributions10 helpful votes
We highly recommend this tour. Darwin met us at the Harbour Air terminal and spent fours hours with us showing us the highlights of Victoria and Butchart Gardens. It was a great trip and worth every penny.
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Date of experience: June 2019
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Response from Darwin L, Owner at Victoria City and Butchart Gardens Private Half-Day Tour
Responded 05 Jun 2019
Hi Pamela, Thank you for taking the time to leave a kind review, and thanks for choosing Surfside Adventure Tours for you choice of tours for your visit here in Victoria. Have safe travels! Darwin
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J C wrote a review Jun 2019
Leawood, Kansas2 contributions3 helpful votes
When visiting Victoria, this tour led by Darwin is a must! It was absolutely phenomenal!! Our original tour was supposed to start at 4pm but Darwin contacted me earlier and advised he would come pick us up at 2:30 which was shortly after our cruise ship arrived. We
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Date of experience: May 2019
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Response from Darwin L, Owner at Victoria City and Butchart Gardens Private Half-Day Tour
Responded 05 Jun 2019
Thank you so much for the kind detailed review. It was my pleasure to show you around and assist you during the tour. Thanks again for choosing me as your guide for your visit here in Victoria. All the best! Darwin
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GMenke wrote a review Jun 2019
Mission Viejo3 contributions
Darwin hosted our private tour through Victoria and Butchart Gardens. We had a comfortable ride in his large van with our group of 8. Darwin was friendly, knowledgeable and gave us a great day in the city and gardens and took us to the best sandwich place in town. We can't
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Date of experience: June 2019
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Response from Darwin L, Owner at Victoria City and Butchart Gardens Private Half-Day Tour
Responded 05 Jun 2019
Thank you so much for taking the time to review your tour with me. It was a great day out and I equally enjoyed our time together.with your group. I really do hope we all get to meet again one day. Take care and all the best! Darwin
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Day tour with a difference
Thanks to our host, his comfortable Ford RV and his local knowledge, gave us a lovely day out to see the village of
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DilrukshiH
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A Lovely Tour
A lovely tour to see most of Victoria British Columbia. As we came on a cruise we were tied up for time,so this w
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MargaretE503
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A private 8 tour of the southern tip of Vancouver Island including the rainforest
My husband and I came to Victoria to celebrate our 40th anniversary. We wanted to tour more then just Victoria as
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jenniferpW726MH
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Rainforest guided tour
I would highly recommend this hike. Darwin is very knowledgeable and very personable. Well worth the time and mone
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GrandTour573300
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Great hike!
Thank you, Darwin, for a wonderful afternoon....just perfect! This was tailored perfectly for us, and we enjoyed t
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Chris E
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Very knowledgeable
Darwin did our tour and was very friendly and knowledgeable of the area. Always asked if we had gotten a good pictu
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Reno1717
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Loved loved loved this tour...
Wow! What an amazing day we all had with Darwin... We where a party of 4 and couldn’t fault any part of the day...
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Denise W
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8 hour Grand City Private Tour of Victoria and surrounding area
We got a cab outside our hotel in downtown Vancouver ($85) to Tsawwassen termInal and arrived by ferry ($17.50) to
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mlemarechal
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A great hike tailored to our interests
After collecting us promptly, Darwin was very quick to get a sense of our interests and delivered a perfectly custo
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cutiepiefromSD
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Tailor-made
We spent a fantastic morning with Darwin. He picked us up promptly at our hotel and offered us several options bas
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woodteach
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A truly customized tour!
We traveled with Darwin on a complete, customized tour of Victoria and surrounding areas. He was informative and en
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Gillian L
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Great way to see the sights
Darwin was pleasant and had great local knowledge.He was flexible when we requested stops at cheese shops etc and t
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Gsaracco
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Great hike
We did you hikes which was a great way to see 2 different parks and gave us a bit of a breather in between. Darwin
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kicknback70
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Victoria was beautiful!
Chris was our guide for the day. He provided a ton of information about Victoria and the places we were going to t
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We booked this tour through Tours By Locals on the web months before the tour. Darwin arrived at our hotel in Vict
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Key Details
  • Duration: 4h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
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