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Victoria and Butchart Gardens



  • Be enchanted by the flora in the beautifully executed Butchart Gardens
  • Take a scenic ferry ride with BC Ferries
  • Sail Through Active Pass, a breathtaking Pacific Ocean passage
  • Tour and free time in Victoria, the capital of British Columbia


  • Hotel Pickup/Drop off
  • Butchart Gardens Admissions
  • Ferry Fees


  • Optional Gratuities
  • Food and Beverages
  • High Tea at the Empress can be added !
  • Return Flight

Please Note

  • Gray Line Vancouver will send you a 2nd Confirmation & ask for your hotel information to arrange pick up.
  • If you are not sure of your pickup time please call the number on your voucher to reconfirm in the days before your tour.
  • It is best to call by 8:00 pm the night before tour to reconfirm the booking details.
  • Please present your Grayline purchase voucher as payment to driver guide.


Spend a day exploring Butchart Gardens and the capital of British Columbia, Victoria. You’ll be picked up from your hotel and driven aboard the BC Ferries in Tsawwassen to begin your journey. Embark upon a 90-minute ferry ride, taking you through the breathtakingly beautiful Active Pass, a part of the Gulf Islands chain. Make sure to have your camera ready, since seeing whales, sea lions and eagles is a common occurrence. Your ferry ride ends at Swartz Bay on Vancouver Island, where you’ll depart to the world-famous Butchart Gardens. Don't miss the Sunken Garden, Rose Garden, Japanese Garden and many more beautiful gardens make up this lush and beautiful botanical haven.

Your experienced tour guide will give you an orientation tour of Victoria the quaint capital city of British Columbia and you will start your free time in downtown at the Inner Harbor, There is so much to see and do within walking distance: the iconic Parliament Legislature building, the Empress Hotel, Government Street for shopping and dining, the harbour boardwalk and much more. After exploring, shopping and learning about Victoria, you’ll head back to the ferry terminal on the comfortable bus and cruise back to Vancouver and returned to your hotel around 9:30pm. You’ll also have the option, at extra charge, to take part in a High Tea at the Empress hotel during your free time. You can also fly back to Vancouver on a floatplane from Inner Harbor at extra charge – please contact Gray Line Vancouver to book these options.

Redemption Instructions

Please present the Grayline purchase voucher to the driver guide on tour day.
If you have not done so, please provide your hotel name for possible pick up to email:
* Please call Gray Line Vancouver prior to tour departure to reconfirm your booking details *
Phone: (604) 451-1600 or (877) 451-1777 (7 am til 10 pm) **Have fun ! **

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