Activities and Attractions

Lists of things to do and see in Victoria BC

Hiking and Photography

Do you love our photos? Many of them were taken by the very talented Mark Vukobrat, owner/operator of Hike Victoria. Mark takes people on guided tours to beautiful places in Victoria and can take keepsake photographs for you along the way. We highly recommend booking a tour with him. HikeVictoria.com [email protected] P: 1-250-889-3008

Our Favourite Things To Do

This is a list of our Victoria top 10 things you will regret not doing while you are visiting.

Fishing Charters

We are often asked about a recommended fishing charter company and boy do we have a great one for you.

Restaurants

All of the restaurants on the list have been personally tested and have made the cut to be part of our recommendations list. We have grouped them by type except for the very first group below which is the overall list of our top choices of all categories combined. When I (Liz) am going out, these are the places that come to mind first as best of the best. Let me know if you agree.

Festivals & Events

See local events and festivities scheduled while you are here.

Nearest Grocery

Here is where you will discover where the nearest grocery or convenient store is located.

Sports Equipment Rentals

Bike and boat Rental companies for your bicycle, kayaks, canoe, and paddle board needs. We are very often asked where to rent all kinds of things in Victoria. The most frequently requested items are bicycles, kayaks, canoes, and baby cribs or pack and plays. Here are links to the places we suggest you try:

Baby Equipment Rental

There are two companies that will rent baby equipment.

Walking Directions from Coho and Clipper Ferry

Directions from Victoria Clipper or Coho Ferry to Astoria or Belvedere: Make a left out of ferry terminal onto Belleville, go straight until Douglas St, make a left on Douglas. Take a right on Humboldt if you have a car. Garage will be on your left. If you are walking or arriving by cab and are staying in Astoria, turn right on Burdett and Burdett will run into Fairfield. Astoria pedestrian entrance will be on your right. Directions from Victoria Clipper or Coho Ferry to Juliet: Make a left out of ferry terminal onto Belleville, go straight until Douglas St, make a left on Douglas. Continue on Douglas to Johnson Street, make a right on Johnson, garage will be on your left. Directions from Victoria Clipper or Coho Ferry to The Falls: For the South Falls Tower: Make a left out of ferry terminal onto Belleville, go straight until Douglas St, make a left on Douglas. Continue on Douglas to Burdett, take a right on Burdett Avenue and then the garage entrance will be immediately on your left, look for us there. For the North Falls Tower: Make a left out of ferry terminal onto Belleville, go straight until Douglas St, make a left on Douglas. Continue on Douglas to Courtney Street, take a right on Courtney St and then the garage entrance will be immediately on your right, look for us there.