Tour the scenic southwest coast
Discover the beautiful scenery from Sooke to Port Renfrew on this scenic tour of Vancouver Islands southwest coast. This tour is for the real outdoor adventure seekers. This is an action packed adventure customized to the guests requests and level of adventure. You may choose to city back in luxury and enjoy a nice scenic drive of Vancouver Islands back country and scenic coastal views, or you may choose to have the option of getting out to explore some of our sandy beaches, rocky coastlines, and old growth forests that are home to some of the worlds oldest and largest trees.
On this tour we will see Sooke, French Beach, Jordan River, China Beach, Botanical Beach, Port Renfrew, and possibly Avatar Grove.
Either way you will be going home happy that you took this tour, and I am sure you will fill your camera with amazing photos to share with your family and friends.
Please inquire if you have groups bigger than 7 people and up to 21 passengers.
We depart out of downtown Victoria and make our way to Sooke and follow Vancouver Islands southwest coastline to Port Renfrew.
Along the way we will take the time to explore various stops such as French Beach, Jordan River, China Beach, and Botanical Beach.
Each location offers its own unique experience from sandy beaches to rocky coastlines. Depending on what you want to experience for your interests and level of ability. We will customize the tour to your interests. If on schedule we will also stop at Avatar Grove to experience the old growth forest, which is home some of the oldest and tallest trees on Vancouver Island, as well as Canada's gnarliest tree. We may also have time to visit Lizard Lake, and the "Big Tree", one of the largest spruce trees on the island.
For a driving tour only , we can drive the Cowichan loop. This starts in Victoria and we drive north on the #1 highway over the scenic Malahat Drive. We then make our way through the Cowichan Valley through the back country to Port Renfrew.
Meeting Point + Tour Duration
Meeting Point Options: Hotel
Duration: 8 hours 30 min.
Grace time is given for construction, weather, or any type of traffic delay.
You will be transported in a full size 7 passenger luxury SUV, with added cargo for your comfort. For larger groups I have a 14 passenger luxury Ford Transit, with lots of standing head room, split row seating to allow for easy access, and added cargo for your comfort.
Estimated Local Cash Needed
30 CAD - Lunch, or snacks.
There may be age or restrictions on some of the hiking or kayaking tours.
No smoking in the tour vehicles.
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Darwin is a very knowledgeable guide in regard to fauna, flora, history an culture of Vancouver Island,Victoria and Vancouver. He is a very good driver and host. We were very satisfied by the choice of locations and activities that he catered to our individual preferences. I would highly recommend this tour and particularly Darwin as the guide of choice.