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Victoria Chocolate and Churches Tour

$57.00
Discover Victoria from unique perspective on a guided walking tour, visiting tasty chocolatiers and historic places of worship.
Where:Victoria, British Columbia
Price for:1 Participant
The perfect Victoria experience gift for chocoholics and history buffs!

Victoria is a mecca for skilled chocolatiers and also the home to beautiful places of worship. Get ready to go biblical and indulge in some sinful chocolate while learning about some of the most historic churches in Victoria.

Your tour begins at the historic Rogers’ Chocolates, one of the oldest chocolate shops in the country, where you’ll indulge in some handmade chocolates including their famous vanilla cream. The tour then continues up to bustling Government Street where you’ll visit Chocolats Favoris, a Willy Wonkaesque chocolate shop. Next, Bon Macaron Patisserie for a selection of delicious chocolate infused macarons.

The tour stops at historic St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church to learn how the famous Dunsmuir family was involved in financing this church built in 1890. Then you’ll head to the beautiful Christ Church Cathedral, one of the largest churches in Canada. You’ll also visit St. Andrew’s Cathedral, a gorgeous Neo-Gothic Catholic Cathedral built in 1892.

You’ll follow your guides to 3 more local chocolatiers that includes a unique savory mole sample and a chocolate pastry from the iconic Dutch Bakery.

The tour finishes up at Chocolate & Co, a unique chocolate shop that is a collaboration between multiple chocolate experts and chocolatiers. Here you’ll enjoy a decadent drinking chocolate and try some gourmet truffles.  

What's included:

  • Guided tour of Victoria including Downtown and Government Street.
  • 6 stops at Victoria chocolatiers.
  • 8 chocolate tasting including a chocolate cream, a chocolate tarte, a mole sauce, macarons, a decadent drinking chocolate, and more.
  • A tour of three historic churches including St. Andrew’s Presbyterian, Christ Church Cathedral, and St. Andrew’s Cathedral.
  • Small group walking tour with expert local guide.

Duration:   2 hours

When: 

  • October - March 
  • Tuesday - Saturday 11:00am

Need to know:

  • Please note that the following allergies cannot be accomodated: Dairy and severe nut allergies. This tour is vegetarian.
  • Capacity is a maximum 14 guests and a minimum 2 guests.
  • Walking Distance is approximately 2.5 km.
  • This tour is wheelchair accessible.
  • Tour runs regardless of weather.

Whether you are looking for fun things to do in Victoria or a unique, tasty experience gift, this tour is perfect!

The Chocolate and Churches tour takes place at Victoria, British Columbia.  VIEW MAP

 

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