About Us

Our Story

EV Tours is a local tour guiding company in Victoria, BC, exclusively devoted to providing customized, private tours. From small to large groups, and with a wide variety of options, EV Tours caters to travelers specific interests.

Our knowledgeable, local, professional tour guides are experts in areas of geography, nature, history, and culture in BC. They are dedicated to making your visit to Victoria fun and memorable.

Let us help you plan and organize an out of the ordinary visit to Victoria, and Vancouver Island with a tour that cateres to what you are looking to experience. Book one of our private tours online and specify your interests, or contact us. Vancouver Island, BC is a fabulous region to explore.

We make sure that you travel in comfort and get the most out of your visit on your private tour. On any one of our private tours, you can expect to enjoy wonderful sites. Waiting for you are heritage gardens like the Butchart Gardens, snowcapped mountains scenery, a bustling Inner Harbor of interesting streets and shops, forest trails of giant trees.  For those looking for a wine tour, we take you to Vancouver Island vineyards for wine tasting, and excellent West Coast food.

Enjoy Canada’s mildest weather year-round. We invite you to join one of our special tours that you may book as an individual and join a small group to visit stunning Salt Spring Island.  This is a new tour that brings together up to 10 travellers each Saturday, summer and fall, for an unforgettable visit to the Salt Spring Island Saturday Market. Here wonderful artisans, farmers, musicians gather by the sea on Salt Spring Island, for a festive day.  We make it easy for you to get there and enjoy.

Our private tours out of Victoria, BC are offered year round. Upon meeting you, your guide customizes your tour plan so it is aligned with your interests, be it history, nature, art, photography, walking, hiking, or taking in the sights. Tell us about your travel preferences at [email protected]

EV Tours is a member of  Destination Greater 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 ecological preservation efforts.

Our tours are for solo travellers, couples, small and large groups, and they can be conducted in English and Spanish. For tours in Portuguese and French, we provide interpreters.

Ofrecemos nuestros tours de Victoria y de la isla de Vancouver en español. Mandenos un email a [email protected]ours.ca para programar su tour privado. Proveemos servicio exclusivo a parejas, familias, amigos, y grupos grandes.


Our Guides

Elizabeth Tour Guide

Elizabeth has traveled the world extensively and lived in three different countries. Elizabeth speaks five languages, her native tongue being Spanish. She has a passion for travel, photography, and people.

John Tour Guide

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 Northwest.

Chris Tour Guide

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.

Garth Tour Guide

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.