Day Trips From Vancouver to Victoria

Easily accessible by V2V from downtown Vancouver directly to and from the Inner Harbor, Victoria is the perfect day trip.

Beautiful and historic, Victoria is a fantastic place to visit. Now you can experience Victoria in a day, sailing from downtown Vancouver through beautiful islands, Active pass and across the Salish Sea on our stylish catamaran, the V2V Empress.

Vancouver Departure: 8:00 • Victoria Arrival: 11:30

4.5 Hours in Victoria

Victoria Departure: 16:30 • Vancouver Arrival: 20:00

Available 2019: April 16, 2019 – September 30, 2019

Cruise in Style – Experience Victoria in a Day!

Wander the quaint downtown core with its British colonial architecture to shop, sightsee, admire heritage buildings, visit stunning Butchart Gardens, or relax over afternoon tea at the Empress Hotel. If you’re looking for a more active and adventurous day, rent bicycles to explore the city’s many paths and trails or venture out on a kayak, a great way to see Victoria and the local marine wildlife from a unique vantage point.

When you are done exploring, you can relax in your comfortable, reserved seat, sip on glass of BC wine, and let us sail you back in style directly to downtown Vancouver.

No bus transfers or lengthy cab rides to and from ferry terminals needed: Comfortable and Convenient – Downtown to Downtown. 

Daily Departures from April 16, 2019 to September 30, 2019

Royal Passengers From CA$330
Royal Children From CA$165
Premium Passengers From CA$220
Premium Children From CA$110

THINGS TO DO IN VICTORIA IN FOUR HOURS

BUTCHART GARDENS

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Visit famous Butchart Gardens with the CVS Tours Butchart Gardens Experience!

Departs daily at 12pm from the Empress Hotel and returns in time for your 4pm departure back to Vancouver.

TEA AT THE EMPRESS

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A grand tradition for over a century, the world-renowned Fairmont Empress has served England’s most beloved ritual of afternoon tea to famed royalty, celebrities and dignitaries alike.

 

HOP-ON HOP OFF CitySights

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Experience Victoria like no other: aboard an open top double-decker bus! Sightseeing Victoria’s Hop-On Hop-Off CitySights Tour allows guests great flexibility to explore the many popular attractions Victoria has to offer.

EXPLORE ON YOUR OWN

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Long walks or short, there is something for everyone in Victoria, just steps from our downtown V2V dock:

  • Beacon Hill Park
  • Fisherman’s Wharf
  • Government Street & Shopping District