Home to some of the country’s most exhilarating scenery, Victoria & Vancouver Island have you covered with things to do and unique experience gift ideas …from surfing, whale watching & boating to fishing, rain forest guided hiking tours & dining experiences.
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Immerse yourself in the coastal wildlife and amazing landscapes of picturesque Vancouver Island’s Brentwood Bay and the Tod Inlet. The 2-hour or 3-hour Brentwood Bay Guided Kayak Tour is perfect for beginners as the waters in the inlet are without currents or large waves.
Try your hand at exploring Vancouver Island’s beautiful coastline in style on this fun Brentwood Bay Stand Up Paddle Board (SUP) Tour. The 2-hour or 3-hour SUP tour is perfect for beginners as the waters in the inlet are without currents or large waves.
Enjoy a guided kayak tour of beautiful Brentwood Bay with a professional guide, followed by a self-guided tour of the historic Butchart Gardens! You’ll paddle along the shores of Butchart Gardens in Gowlland Tod Provincial Marine Park, and then stroll through the renowned gardens on foot, admiring the beautifully manicured landscapes on your own.
Skim across the waters with an experienced guide as you discover Vancouver Islands' natural landscape and costal wildlife on the Brentwood Bay Kayak Tour and Local Pub Lunch. After your 2-hour paddling adventure, enjoy a tasty lunch at the Brentwood Bay Pub.
Enjoy a guided kayak tour of beautiful Brentwood Bay with a professional guide, followed by a self-guided tour of Victoria Butterfly Gardens! You’ll paddle, with your guide on the calm waters of Victoria’s Brentwood Bay and then stroll through Victoria's famous Butterfly Gardens on your own.
Enjoy a 2-hour guided kayak tour of beautiful Brentwood Bay with a professional guide, followed by a wine tasting and bistro lunch at Church & State Wines! You’ll paddle along the the calm waters of Brentwood Bay with your guide, admiring the incredible natural landscape and coastal wildlife as you navigate towards the vineyards of Church & State Wines.
Vancouver, Whistler, Victoria & Kelowna, British Columbia
Sophisticated, highly professional and lots of fun! For any event from stagette or bachelorette parties to birthdays, bridal showers, baby showers or a girls-night-out. Butlers in the Buff are handsome, fun and charming servers to mix your cocktails and ensure you don’t lift a finger. Perfect for any occasion (or excuse) to get together with the girls.
Whether you consider yourself a foodie or just like good food, the Eat, Drink & Pedal Victoria Bicycle Tour is for you. Access Victoria’s unique neighbourhoods by bicycle and meet the creative people that feed us as you sample handmade pizza, ice cream, and a few surprises.
Enjoy a unique walking tour of downtown Victoria that combines a history lesson with modern food. On this 2-hour guided walking tour you’ll explore three iconic and historic areas of the city while tasting modern and local Victoria cuisine. The Historic Downtown Victoria Food Tour is a tasty history lesson indeed!
Get ready for the adventure of a life time and feel the adrenaline rush through your body as you jump 150 feet from a trestle bridge towering over the Nanaimo River. Choose from over 15 styles and 6 levels of increasingly adventurous bungy jumps to earn yourself some bragging rights!
Transform a casual nature day into unforgettable outdoor experience. Face the challenge and discover the excitement of zip lines, suspended aerial obstacles and games! Navigate cargo nets, tight ropes, rope swings, swinging logs, wobbly bridges, and more aerial surprises that gradually become more challenging and higher.
You deserve more than just selfies. Let a fun, friendly local photographer capture your memories and show you around their city. With professional photographers in 19 cities across Canada and 40 in the United States, the Private Session with a Local Photographer experience is the perfect experience gift for proposals, anniversaries, bachelorettes, honeymoons, family reunions, vacations. Get stunning photos in amazing places.
Discover the spectacular beauty of Vancouver Island’s temperate rainforests on a half or full day Guided Rainforest Hiking Tour. From hidden waterfalls to lush rainforest canopies, to rich and colourful tidal pools teaming with diverse sea life, the parks you explore will be sure to take your breath away.
Relax and enjoy the luxury and style in this beautiful horse drawn carriage ride around Victoria. Whether you're looking for the ultimate in romance or just wanting to treat that special someone to the experience of a lifetime nothing will come close to the romantic ambiance of a beautiful carriage ride.
The craft beer movement in British Columbia, has exploded and Victoria has always been ahead of the game. On the Victoria Craft Beer & Culinary Tour you will visit 4 of the best brewpubs and restaurants that are creating and serving the best beers in the city. Spend an afternoon on a Victoria tour that involves 7 beer samples, 3 food stops, and lots of history about the craft beer scene and the city.
Sip and sample your way through Victoria during this 3-hour guided bike and brewery tour. Cycle across the stunning and car-free Selkirk Trestle, a local section of the Trans Canada Trail, and learn about the history of the local beer industry. Along the way are craft beer tastings at 3 different locations, a snack, and a chocolate truffle beer pairing.
The Victoria E-bike Tour is a fun way to see the local sights and experience electric-assist bicycles in a safe setting. On this lighthearted history tour you will visit Victoria’s charming neighbourhoods, the waterfront, spectacular vistas and ionic favorites such as Fisherman's Wharf, Craigdarroch Castle, Ross Bay Cemetery, Beacon Hill Park, and Emily Carr House.
Discover the tastes of Victoria during the Fort Street walking food tour. This tour is a great opportunity to find new favorite spots, buy some locally made food items, and meet the owners that make this street an exciting culinary adventure.