Experience Victoria’s thriving Inner Harbour with its gorgeous Parliament Buildings and the famous Empress Hotel, then enjoy a scenic drive along the seaside to see mansions, a castle, and Fisherman’s Wharf.
Historical Tour of Victoria
Rich and varied history along Victoria's streetscape
4, 5, 6 and 7 Hour Tour
Contact us for any modification of hours or number of people
1 to 6 guests maximum – contact us for larger groups
Not included in price: food, drink, and guide gratuity
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Gorgeous Gardens, Historic Castles, & Stunning Vistas
Victoria is located on the southernmost tip of the vast Vancouver Island and is the capital of British Columbia. It was named after Queen Victoria, at the time of the inception of a British settlement in 1843. Explore Victoria’s fascinating past on this private history tour with your knowledgeable local guide. Learn about the history of Victoria and Southern Vancouver Island with scenic drives to wonderful historical locations.
If you love gardens and flowers, Victoria is known as the City of Gardens. Here there is a choice of heritage gardens to visit. From the world renowned Butchart Gardens to Castle Japanese gardens, and native plant gardens by the sea, all with interesting stories of the past.
Victoria one of the oldest cities in the Pacific Northwest, has retained much of its past by way of beautifully preserved heritage buildings and homes, gardens, and avenues. Old but upkept pubs and inns line the streets. On this historic tour, you will have a choice to see many different places: The legislative buildings and Empress Hotel in Victoria’s picturesque inner harbour.
Visit a seaside heritage park of giant trees and roaming peacocks, discover an array of original Victorian homes and mansions, and walk through the alleyways of the oldest Chinatown in Canada on your walk-and-drive tour.
On your private history tour of Victoria, you will see many interesting and wonderful places. We customize your tour to your interests. You may opt to see Craigdarroch Castle, enjoy lunch at historical Fisherman’s Wharf, or at the oldest pub in BC. When booking this tour, please let us know of any special requests.