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Victoria, Canada

Things To Do In Victoria

A National Site of Canada, these 55-acre gardens are famous throughout the world for their beauty and precision. Along with vibrant flowerbeds and artwork, Butchart Gardens offers three seasonal restaurants and year-round entertainment. Summertime brings outdoor concerts and Saturday night fireworks, while winter means ice skating, choral music, and twinkling Christmas lights.

800 Benvenuto Avenue
Victoria, BC V8M1J8
Phone: 250-652-4422

Victoria is an ideal playground for outdoor enthusiasts, set in the midst of the Olympic Mountains - and the temperate climate makes it great for golf. With courses featuring panoramic mountain, city and ocean views and lush forests, you'll find all the ingredients for a perfect golf vacation in Victoria.

City of Victoria
Victoria, BC V9C3A3

See the very best of the charming Provincial Capital of Victoria on a comprehensive city tour! If this is your first visit to Victoria, this 1.5-hour tour is a great way to get to know the city and its famous landmarks and history. During your tour, your experienced guide will provide a fascinating commentary on Victoria's rich history and scenic beauty, and there are numerous stops at points of interest for photo opportunities. 

Food & Drink In Victoria

Located at 1200 Government Street, the Irish Times Pub is home to 190 seats over two floors with 80 seats available on the patios, opening onto both Government Street and historic Bastion Square. The concept goes far beyond mere architecture though. The Irish Times opened with everything it takes to make a pub successfully Irish, including authentic live Irish music, seven nights each week. The tradition of Ireland has also been extended to the menu, which has been developed on a philosophy of creating traditional Irish food and drink that is both contemporary and funky, showcasing Irish pub food as you would see in Ireland today.

1200 Government Street
Victoria, BC V8W 1Y3
Phone: 250-383-7775

A stylish sophisticated urban lounge in the heart of downtown Victoria, Veneto is the ideal place to unwind with co-workers and friends. Adorned in exotic wood, leather and Italian marble, Veneto seduces patrons with its extensive cocktail menu and its savoury offerings from the chef. Every entree is presented tapas style and comprised of three unique dishes within the entree. Executive chef Tod Bosence has designed flavors that are unique yet complimentary, and that provide an engaging taste experience, ideal for sharing.

1450 Douglas Street
Victoria, BC V8W 2G1
Phone: 250-383-7310

Tucked behind the wrought iron gates at the corner of Yates and Wharf Street, the Restaurant Matisse experience awaits with soft candlelight, fresh flowers and the music of Edith Piaf. John Phillips and his gracious staff present elegant dishes that marry French classics with local ingredients. Indulge your senses with one of Victoria's premiere dining experiences.

512 Yates Street
Victoria, BC V8W 1K8
Phone: 250-480-0883

Nautical Nellies offers a large selection of fresh, local, OceanWise sustainable seafood and well aged, hand cut Certified Angus Beef steaks. The menu is a mix of classic and modern styles with distinct West Coast influences.

1001 Wharf Street
Victoria, BC V8W 1T6
Phone: 250-380-2260

Located right on Victoria, British Columbia's picturesque Inner Harbour, the Hotel Grand Pacific offers guests welcoming comfort, world-class facilities, an unbeatable location, and access to Victoria's most exciting experiences.

463 Belleville Street
Victoria, BC V8V 1X3
Phone: 250-386-0450

After 20 years of in Victorias Inner Harbour, Pescatores Restaurant and The Oyster Bar have gone through a major renovations and have joined the 10 Acres family as the 10 Acres Kitchen and The Commons.

614 Humbolt Street
Victoria, BC V8W 1A4
Phone: 250-385-4512