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Elizabeth V.

Victoria, BC, Canada

Exploring new and fascinating places, discovering gardens and heritage buildings, tasting a local dish by the sea, discovering a new colourful marketplace, these are the things I enjoy and want to share with you on your visit to Victoria British Columbia.

For your safety, My van is a Passenger Licensed Carrier, as required under BC law.

You will be enchanted by Victoria, situated at the southern tip of Vancouver Island, British Columbia, a place rich in ecological splendour, with history and harbours. Victoria is the unique place I chose as my home because I love and appreciate a place keen on preserving nature and history, and a place that promotes culture and art as well as the protection of animals.

The magical beauty of Salt Spring Island, my favourite summer tour, is only a short ferry ride from Victoria. It is a real treat to visit especially with a local guide who knows the scenic routes and very special places in this beautiful part of the world.

I love my work and I invested in a brand new mini SUV/van that is comfortable and has big windows. I have excellent driving skills since I use to be a full time BC driving instructor on the road and in the classroom.

My aim is to make you the visitor, have a wonderful experience doing and seeing things that interest you and that will give you wonderful memories of your trip to Victoria and Vancouver Island.
The parks, beaches, gardens, the spectacular landscapes and quaint colourful communities inspires my tour plans that I set out to create especially with you in mind.

I take time to create a tour that is personalized just for you and your people so that you see and do what you like. Take a look at my garden, island, and city tours and feel free to choose the places that most attract you. I will take you there by the most scenic routes in and around Victoria, BC, Vancouver Island, and Salt Spring Island.

I can conduct tours in fluent Spanish too.

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A Recent Review of this guide

Elizabeth was fabulous! we felt like we were leaving a new friend when we said goodbye. I, for at least one, plan to see her again!
Joanne Griffin

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Credentials

I am a full time tour guide in beautiful Victoria, BC. I have a Special Passenger Licensed vehicle that allows me to customize tours so that lots of the tour locations and activities you see on my site, or that you know and want to visit, can be included in your tour. For example, you may choose to go to Butchart Gardens and visit some Vineyards as well.

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Tours by Elizabeth V.

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Private tour guide Elizabeth

Victoria Drive and Walk - Private Tour

Driving and walking from one exciting place to the next in Victoria,...

494 USD per tour

(for up to 6 people)

5 hours

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Seaside and Mountain Drive and Walk -,...

A genuine feel for Vancouver Island and the Pacific North West

586 USD per tour

(for up to 6 people)

6 hours

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Mystical and Enchanted Vancouver Island,...

An excursion into rustic west coast beaches, wonderful vistas, and,...

586 USD per tour

(for up to 6 people)

6 hours

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Amazing Salmon Run and the Colours of,...

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A visit to unforgettable forests and streams on Vancouver Island

528 USD per tour

(for up to 5 people)

6 hours

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