Prices & Policy

Pricing Structure


Private tours for solo for groups of solo to six guests in our mini van:

$110 CAD an hour + 6% fee + 5% GST

Duration Price
4-hour Tour $440 CAD
5-hour Tour $550 CAD
6-hour Tour $660 CAD
7-hour Tour $770 CAD
8-hour Tour $880 CAD
Extra hours $110/hour CAD

Private tours for groups of six to 11 guests in our Large van:

$150 CAD an hour + 6% fee + 5% GST

Duration Price
4-hour Tour $600 CAD
5-hour Tour $750 CAD
6-hour Tour $900 CAD
7-hour Tour $1,050 CAD
8-hour Tour $1,200 CAD
Extra hours $150/hour CAD

Join the Group Tour – Price per person – up to 10 people can book.  

We need a minimum of 4 people to provide this tour

Salt Spring Island April-Oct $199  8 hours includes ferry
Wine Tour – April-Oct $199 7 hours does not include wine/food
Butchart Gardens City Tour all year $242 7 hours includes admissions not food
  • All tour prices are subject to a 6% booking fee and 5% GST Tax
  • Cruise ship passengers pay: $8/person pick up fee
  • Child seat: $25 for the duration of your tour
  • Wheelchair rental: $80 for the duration of the tour
  • Pick-up and return to Swartz Bay ferry terminal: $55 each way
  • For groups larger than six and up to 40, please contact us for an individualized price quote.

Inclusions & Exclusions


Included Not included
Tailored tour plan Any admission fees
Expert local tour guide driver Food and wine tasting fees
Private comfortable vehicle Guide gratuity: 15% suggested
Driving and parking
Great tour
Pick up and return to your location

Payment & Cancellation Policy


  • Tours can be booked and paid for in full at any time before the tour.
  • A 20% deposit at the time of booking will secure the date of your tour.
  • We provide a full refund of the deposit or your full tour payment when you cancel 15 days or more prior to your tour date less any out of pocket expenses.
  • If you cancel 15 days or less before the tour date: no refund.
  • Tours booked within the 15-day period must be paid in full and are non-refundable.
  • A request for additional hours during your tour is based on availability and charged as per EV Tours hourly rate.
  • Cancellations must be made by phone at 778-433-5357 or by email to: [email protected]
  • Out of pocket expenses may include, credit card fees, applicable administration fees for bookings we may have made on your behalf, such as admissions, deposits and reservation fees.

Value-added services

On request, we can supply admission tickets to attractions for a 10% service fee. On request, we can include a guide gratuity fee of 15% added to your bill.

Admission Fees to Attractions


Butchart Gardens

Adult Senior Youth Children
$33.10 (12-17) $16.55 (5-12)$3.00

Craigdarroch Castle

Adult Senior Youth Children
$14.25 $13.25 (6-12) $5.00

Hatley Castle Gardens

Adult Senior Youth Children
$18.50 $16.00 (6-18) $10.90 Free

Butterfly Gardens

Adult Senior Youth Children
 $16.50  $12.00  (13-17) $12.00  $6.00

Miniature World

Adult Senior Youth Children
 $16.50  (13-17) $10.00 (5-12) $8.00

Fort Rodd National Park

Adult Senior Youth Children
$3.90 free free

Royal BC Museum

Adult Senior Youth Children
$26.95 $18.95 (6) $16.95 (3-5) free

Bateman Centre

Adult Senior Youth Children
$10.00 $8.50 (6-18) $6.00

Wine Tasting

Adult Senior Youth Children
$6-$8 per person