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Victoria and Butchart Gardens Christmas Tour

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    Pass By: Vancouver Downtown, Vancouver, British Columbia Canada

    Departure from downtown Vancouver to Tsawwassen Ferry Terminal to board BC Ferries

    Stop At: BC Ferries, 1 Ferry Causeway Tsawwassen Ferry Terminal, Tsawwassen, Delta, British Columbia V6C 0B9 Canada

    Enjoy a 90-minute ferry ride between Vancouver and Victoria. Sail through the serene beauty of the Gulf Islands. Marine wildlife sightings from the outdoor ship decks are common, especially eagles, sea lions and whales.

    Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

    Stop At: Inner Harbour, Victoria, British Columbia Canada

    The City of Victoria boasts many impressive architectural wonders, including the iconic Parliament Buildings and the waterfront Fairmont Empress Hotel. Visit the unique shops and cafes of Government Street and Chinatown. Stroll along the Inner Harbour for prime ocean views, and enjoy some free time to take in this culturally significant city.

    Duration: 2 hours

    Stop At: The Butchart Gardens, 800 Benvenuto Ave Brentwood Bay, Central Saanich, British Columbia V8M 1J8 Canada

    Depart the city of Victoria and continue to the enchanting botanical paradise of Butchart Gardens. Wander through a series of themed gardens, highlighted by the massive Sunken Garden and dancing fountain. The gardens have been designated a National Historic Site of Canada. At this time of year, you will arrive in time for the gardens to light up their Holiday Lights.

    Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

    Stop At: BC Ferries, 11300 Patricia Bay Highway Suite 500, Sidney, British Columbia V8L 3S8 Canada

    Later this afternoon, return to Vancouver onboard BC Ferries once again.

    Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

    Pass By: Vancouver Downtown, Vancouver, British Columbia Canada

    Return to downtown Vancouver (or surrounding area) this evening.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    999 Canada Pl, Vancouver, BC V6C 0C8, Canada

    Traveler pickup is offered
    Gray Line Westcoast Sightseeing will pick up from most downtown Vancouver, Richmond, North Vancouver and Burnaby hotels. Please provide the hotel information at the time of booking. Guests must contact Gray Line Westcoast Sightseeing by 7 pm the night prior to departure to confirm pick up location and time.
    Departure Time
    9:30 AM
    Duration
    12h
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    Inclusions
    • Driver/guide
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • Air-conditioned vehicle
    • Entry/Admission - BC Ferries
    • Entry/Admission - The Butchart Gardens
    Exclusions
    • Food and drinks
    • Gratuities
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Service animals allowed
    • Infants must sit on laps
    • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 30 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Reviewed 30 December 2018

    We booked online and were able to get a 30% discount. Yes, it is a long day but we needed the time to take in Victoria and the great sites in town, and especially the Legislature. Then off to the Butchart Gardens for the Christmas...More

    Date of experience: December 2018
    Thank Traveller540
    WESTCOASTSights, Guest Relations Manager at Gray Line Westcoast Sightseeing, responded to this reviewResponded 3 January 2019

    Dear Traveller540, Thank you for taking the time to share your Victoria + Butchart Gardens tour experience with us. I am delighted to hear that you were able to explore and learn about Victoria with our driver Gordie. I will be sure to pass along...More

    Reviewed 30 December 2018

    Loved the tour and the tour guide! Gordie was professional, informative, funny, and genuine, not just someone reciting a spiel. Everything was perfect except for the confusing signage at Butchart Gardens, but that's their fault not yours.More

    Date of experience: December 2018
    Thank Jeff P
    WESTCOASTSights, Guest Relations Manager at Gray Line Westcoast Sightseeing, responded to this reviewResponded 3 January 2019

    Dear remotelyinterested, Thank you for taking the time to share your remarkable Victoria + Butchart Gardens tour experience. I am delighted to hear that you enjoyed the tour with our driver Gordie. I will be sure to pass along your compliments to him, as we...More

    Reviewed 21 December 2018

    A relaxing way to see Victoria! Great communication with this company about pickup and drop off information a few hours after booking our tour. Great tour guide (Mike). Perfect timing to explore Victoria, ride on the ferry and explore the Butchart Gardens. Everything was planned...More

    Date of experience: December 2018
    Thank annettah916
    WESTCOASTSights, Guest Relations Manager at Gray Line Westcoast Sightseeing, responded to this reviewResponded 22 December 2018

    Dear annettah916, Thank you for taking the time to share your wonderful photo and review with us! I am delighted to hear that you enjoyed our Victoria + Butcharts Gardens Christmas Tour with our guide Mike. I will be sure to pass along your compliments...More

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    Ivan P
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    Response from annettah916 | Reviewed this property |
    Yes, everything is included. Butchart Gardens admission and also the BC Ferries ticket that takes you on the ship from Vancouver to Victoria Island and back (which is usually around $100 on its own with a vehicle). You... More
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