About Us

Our Story

EV Tours is a local tour guide company in Victoria, BC., dedicated to providing extraordinary tours in this region. Our team of professional local guides and tour designers will make your visit to Victoria and Vancouver Island, one you will remember for a lifetime.

EV Tours provides customized, private tours for families and friends, Join the Group Tours for individuals and couples, and corporate tours customized for staff and clients.

From small to large groups, and with a wide variety of options, we optimize your travel experience so you get the most of your visit to Vancouver Island, BC.  Private tours pick you up anywhere in and near Victoria. Group Tours pick you up at hotels in Victoria’s Inner Harbour or in front of the Royal BC Museum at Victoria’s Inner Harbour.

We accommodate small private tours in our mini vans.  Group tours are a maximum of 10 people in our large vans.

Join the Group Tours offer great savings for solo travellers and couples . Join the Group tour to Butchart Gardens is year round.  Salt Spring Island Market tour and wine and food tour are offered from April to October. Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday Join a Group of up to 10 people. Group Tours are in three unique regions on Vancouver Island:  Salt Spring Island, Saanich peninsula, and Cowichan Valley. Please take a look at each of the Group Tours for details.

Corporate and conference groups, large families on a cruise ship, let us help to plan and organize an extraordinary seamless visit to Victoria, and Vancouver Island.

We provide private tours for groups of up to 40 people in nice vans and coaches, to gardens, vineyards, and to a handpicked restaurant where we can arrange the menu.

Book one of our Private Tours or Join the Group Tours online.  Phone us for a quote for a large group of more than 10 people.

Canada’s mildest weather year-round weather lets up provide private tours year round.

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.

We offer tours in Spanish:

Ofrecemos nuestros tours de Victoria y de la isla de Vancouver en español. Mandenos un email a [email protected] 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.