Shore Excursion, First Time Visitor
Kid Friendly: Yes. I don't have child seats but younger adults will find this fun. Some pubs even allow children.
I can adapt a trip for special needs but the ability to get in and out of the car would be best.
Maximum travelers: 4
German (basic), French (basic), English (fluent)
The hidden gems of Victoria
I can pick you up at the ship, the ferry or the airport for a great trip around Victoria. We can explore the many beaches and viewpoints along the coast of the city and surrounding areas. On the way a quick trip to central Victoria to get an idea of where to go on foot and where to explore.
Then let's head out to see some of the unique beaches and lookouts that cannot be reached by bus. We can go "behind the Tweed Curtain" into Oak Bay , known as more English than the English! There are hidden gardens and eagles nests, beach tea rooms and authentic pubs. A couple of ghosts to hunt down and a few stories to hear about the history and quirks of the area!
It's easy to get around in my comfortable car and you are free to customize our trip based on your interests.
Get to really know Victoria and the unique town I love!
After pick up, an orientation drive around for less than half an hour. Around the coast we will stop often to take in the view or visit a garden, a beach or a place of interest.
A stop for refreshments at your leisure and at your pace.
Meeting Location + Tour Duration
Meeting location: I will pick you up at the cruise ship terminal.
End location: At the place of pick up or downtown Victoria, your choice!
Duration: 4 hours
I have a 2018 Audi Q5, I can take four people comfortably with air conditioning and a large sunroof. We will take short hops between stops and walks, no need to sit in a car all day!
- My guide services, reference material and a comfortable ride in my vehicle with air conditioning, bottled water and perhaps an umbrella.
- Port pick up fee per person included
Estimated Local Cash Needed
25 Canadian - A cup of tea or a donation to a local garden visit and maybe a pint!
Any special entrance cost to attractions and your own meal and snack expenses.
I have no restrictions.