While it was too late for me to enjoy a trip to Butchart Gardens like I'd hoped -I could have, but as I was only spending a day I'd only have been in the Garden for a couple of hours, so, next time -it was...More
Make your way to Seattle’s Pier 69 for an early morning departure, bringing your US passport, passport card, enhanced driver’s license, or enhanced ID card for arrival in Canada.
Settle into a comfortable seat, and enjoy views of the Puget Sound as you cruise to Vancouver Island, watching for whales, seals, and birds along the way. There’s a duty-free shop on board, as well as cafes and outdoor viewing decks. Upon arrival in Victoria’s Inner Harbour, set out for a day of exploring the historic city, the capital of British Columbia, on your own.
You might browse downtown shops, visit the Empress Hotel for high tea, or make your way to the sprawling Butchart Gardens just outside of town.
At the end of the day, return to the Inner Harbour for the trip back to Seattle, enjoying late evening light as you retrace a path through the San Juan Islands.
The early morning departure was easy for us because we had come from the east coast and were not adjusted to the time difference. Nice relaxing trip, was not crowded, perfect weather, snacks, reading. We did not have any luggage, so we were first off...More
So glad you were able to join us on your trip to the west coast! Happy to hear that you enjoyed your time in Victoria, and that your trip went smoothly. Come back and join us again soon!
Highly recommend booking the upgraded seating for this 3 hr journey. It was well worth the extra dollars. You do need to climb one flight of steps to the top deck. You'll have very comfortable leather seats with a table to put your drinks &...More
Glad to hear that you enjoyed your time in Comfort Class, Peggy! Sounds like a wonderful time in Victoria as well. Hope you can travel with us again soon!
Loved this experience. It was truly an amazing experience every staff was really committed and professional. It's a must visit and is worth
So pleased to hear that! Thank you for taking the time to let us know about your experience. Join us again anytime!
The Victoria Clipper is a convenient way to travel between the two cities. We stayed in Victoria for four days after the first leg. The Seattle to Victoria leg leaves at 8 am. The Victoria to Seattle leg leaves at 5 pm. The one way...More
Thank you for traveling with us, Michael! We'd love to have you join us aboard again soon.