Five Things to See on Your Victoria Day Trip
For long, Victoria has been touted British Columbia’s most English city. In the backdrop of amazing rainforest and nuggets of scenic islands, Victoria is a must have in any bucket-list. Well, there’s no better way to see and enjoy the best of this burgeoning metropolis than through a Victoria day trip.
Don’t just take our word for it; here are top things you’re poised to see and do on a Victoria day trip.
#1. Take BC Ferries
BC Ferries are a sizzling way to waft your way around picturesque islands and explore the ocean on a Victoria day trip. These BC islands, of course, make for an unforgettable excursion. You will get to see (and take plenty of photos of) myriad fauna and flora. They are as elegant as they come. Who knows - you might even see killer whales. And they are very photogenic.
#2. Visit Sidney Small Town
Perhaps Sidney small town will be the highlight of your Victorian day trip. This quaint, small-time town offer calm and serene atmosphere. Once there, you will get to kick back and relax away from all the hustles and bustles of the city. Don’t be fooled; Sidney small town has plenty of things to see and do. Perched on the idyllic Salish Sea shore, Sidney small town is a fantastic hub for sizzling outdoor adventure.
Enjoy relaxing boardwalk along the waters. Besides, you will be able to visit a few distilleries on Victoria day trip. Sample the work of brew masters and buy a few keepsakes.
#3. Butchart Gardens
Butchart Garden is perhaps the most spectacular garden in Canada, and possibly the entire North America. You will feast your eyes with numerous sights of a great diversity of flora and fauna. Try a romantic picnic or just take in the fresh air.
#4. Downtown Victoria Harbour
Downtown Victoria Harbour offers a variety of tourist attractions you’ll definitely enjoy on your Victoria day trip. There are plenty of museums, art galleries, restaurants, parliament buildings, and so forth.
#5. Fishermans Wharf
Just a short stroll from Downtown Victoria, Fisherman's Wharf is the best place to enjoy ice cream (on a hot day), fish and chips. Highlights include incredible chowder, fish poutine, and tempura.