About Us


We are a group of knowledgeable local tour guides in Victoria, BC dedicated to creating an outstanding experience on your visit to Vancouver Island

Let us plan organize and provide you with a fabulous tour in Victoria, British Columbia, and the surrounding Vancouver Island. We welcome you to our beautiful part of the world, and promise to cater our tours to your pace and interest. There is much to enjoy: beautiful gardens, snowcapped mountains, bustling Inner Harbor, forests with trails, vineyards and an incredible assortment of restaurants. These are just a few of the many scenic and historical hot spots that your private guide will show you.

Enjoy Canada’s mildest weather year-round. We welcome you and invite you to join us at any time of the year for an unforgettable experience. Your customized tour plan is designed to specifically fit your interests, be it history, nature, art, photography, walking, hiking, or taking in the sights. Tell us about your travel preferences at: info@evtours.ca
EV Tours is a member of Tourism Victoria and supports the promotion of ecological and historical preservation, donating to the Land Conservancy of BC, and to BC SPCA organizations. We care deeply about the welfare of wildlife and ancient forests and like to share in the awareness of British Columbia’s preservation efforts. MORE

Our tours are for solo, couples, small and large groups
conducted in English, French, or in Spanish

EV Tours provided my husband and me excellent service during our stay in Victoria. We saw exactly what we had wished to see and were provided an excellent account of the history behind all of the attractions we visited
Jane P


Our Guides


For unique experiences and local insight, our expert consultants and guides are committed to planning tailored excursions that are just right for you. Here is a snapshot of our dedicated local team




Native to the Island, John is a wild bird expert who has devoted his own time to building habitats for the Purple Martin. A great nature guide, John will share with you vast his knowledge of the wonderful Pacific North West:
“John was an expert tour guide – very knowledgeable about the city and its history. As a biologist by training, he has great insight into animals and birds on the island,as well as horticulture”
Carlo P Grand Rapid Michigan, USA


As a park naturalist and conservation educator in British Columbia, Alberta, and Newfoundland, Chris has led tour groups to some of the wildest places in Canada. As a tour guide for EV Tours, Chris applies his knowledge and experience to make your visit to Victoria extraordinary.
“Thanks to Chis for sharing knowledge of beautiful Victoria. Our expectations were more then met.”
Lynn, Tampa Florida, USA


Elizabeth has traveled the world extensively and lived in 3 different countries. Elizabeth speaks 5 languages, her native tongue being Spanish. Her passion for travel, photography and people led her to create EV Tours in her hometown of Victoria, BC.
“We can’t praise Elizabeth enough for the wonderful tour of Victoria she conducted in Spanish for our friends from Spain”
Lorena, Victoria, Canada


Garth is an avid photographer who has visited all seven continents and led tours in Africa and Antartica. He is now an avid private tour guide for EV Tours, on Vancouver Island, and on Salt Spring Island.
“Garth planned the tour to fit around our needs and preferences (including some small adjustments on the day). It was a happy and positive experience – thank you!”
Julian, London UK