With the journey to Victoria equally as enthralling as the city itself, this 3-day Vancouver Pre and Post Cruise Package offers scenic ocean and air travel plus the choice of Whale Watching, Eat like a Canadian Foodie Tour or Afternoon High-tea at the Fairmont Empress Hotel and the Butchart Gardens.
Cruise across the Georgia Strait with BC Ferries, watch whales breach the surface of the Pacific and return to Vancouver by floatplane with Harbour Air.
Itinerary at a Glance
Vancouver to Victoria
Victoria | Freedom of Choice - Choose 1 of 4 Excursions
Option 1. Butchart Gardens Tour
Option 2. Eat like a Canadian Food Tour
Option 3. Whale Watch Cruise
Option 4. High Tea at the Empress Hotel
Victoria to Vancouver | Floatplane
Day 1 Vancouver to VictoriaDepart Vancouver this morning on a driver guided coach tour to Victoria. Cruise across Georgia Strait through the beautiful Gulf Islands with BC Ferries. Arriving on Vancouver Island, tour to Butchart Gardens (Admission included). A two hour stop allows time to enjoy these magnificent gardens. Tour scenic Ocean Drive, Uplands, Oak Bay, University of Victoria as well as the Victoria City Tour before being taken to your hotel.
Day 2 Victoria | Freedom of Choice - Choose 1 of 4 Excursions Today you can personalize your day by choosing one of four excursions.Option 1. Butchart Gardens TourExperience the captivating beauty of Butchart Gardens on a guided tour from Victoria, exploring diverse flora, serene landscapes, and stunning garden designs in a tranquil environmentOption 2. Eat like a Canadian Food TourNot many people can define exactly what Canadian food is. From local ingredients to historic dishes, this tour is the best way to experience Canadian culinary culture. Sip and savour local cuisine, explore the iconic Inner Harbour, and meet the chefs and owners that make Victoria such an exciting culinary hot spot.Option 3. Whale Watch CruiseGet up close with the killer whales on the Salish Sea with this guided, 3.5-hour whale-watching cruise from Victoria. Climb aboard a covered or open boat equipped with hydrophones to hear the whales and bring the underwater experience to light.Option 4. High Tea at the Empress HotelEnjoy High tea at the Fairmont Empress Hotel is a delightful, traditional experience. Indulge in a lavish array of tea, finger sandwiches, pastries, and scones, served in an elegant setting, enhancing the allure of this historic Victoria, British Columbia landmark.
Day 3 Victoria to Vancouver | FloatplaneEnjoy a free day to explore Victoria before departing mid afternoon on a scenic floatplane flight to return to Coal Harbour Downtown Vancouver.