Victoria Travel & Tourism Information



FoundLocally gives you all the travel information for Greater Victoria, including city and area tourist attractions, hotels and accommodations, city maps, as well as get-away travel from Vancouver Island. Visit our sister site, TransCanadaHighway.com, for coast-to-coast travel info.

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Victoria Accommodation

Here are some featured hotels, motels, long-term rentals, lodges/cottages, and campgrounds in the Victoria area:

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view listing for Van Isle MarinaAccommodationVan Isle Marina

Located in Sidney, British Columbia, Canada, Van Isle Marina is one of the largest privately owned, full-service marinas in the Pacific Northwest.

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view listing for Cartref B&BAccommodationCartref B&B

On sunny landscaped acreage with ocean views overlooking Sidney. Private bathroom, sitting room with VCR/TV. Full breakfast in conservatory ro terrace. CP 2 days

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view listing for Mountainaire Campground & RV ParkAccommodationMountainaire Campground & RV Park

Only 20 minutes to groceries or ferries, You’ll step back to the campsites of your youth. Remember camping with friends and family, time in the sun playing ball or peacefully reading a book in the shade of a big old tree.

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view listing for Best Western Dorchester HotelAccommodationBest Western Dorchester Hotel

AAA 3 diamond conference center/convention facility in downtown Nanaimo. 65 well-appointed guestrooms overlooking the harbour or city, with cable TV & complimentary movie channels & in-room coffee.

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view listing for Eagle Rock Bed and BreakfastAccommodationEagle Rock Bed and Breakfast

Seaside luxury Bed and Breakfast. Stunning views, private beach and outstanding breakfasts. Listen to the creek or walk along the community's private beach while watching eagles soar overheadnd marvel at the salmon as they swim up the creek to spawn.

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Victoria Attractions

Here are some featured local attractions, museums, historical sites, and festivals:

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view listing for Averill Creek VineyardAttractionAverill Creek Vineyard

Averill Creek is a 40 acre estate winery on Vancouver Island, British Columbia. Located in the heart of the Cowichan Valley wine region, we are dedicated to producing premium quality wines

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view listing for Ridge Golf Course Pro Shop & CaféAttractionRidge Golf Course Pro Shop & Café

The trees are beautiful to look at and challenging to hit from. Mt. Baker rises imperiously from the horizon, daring you to match its perfection with every shot you hit. From the Golf Shop, through 18 marvelous holes and into Bill Mattick's

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view listing for Arrowsmith Golf & Country ClubAttractionArrowsmith Golf & Country Club

An 18 Hole, Par 61 beautifully manicured course with a driving range, two practice greens, a practice bunker, and a full service Clubhouse.

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view listing for Cherry Point Estate WinesAttractionCherry Point Estate Wines

Award-winning Cherry Point Estate Winery, on Vancouver Island close to Highway 19 between Victoria and Nanaimo.Cherry Point offer visitors guided tours, wine tasting and dining.

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view listing for Boulders' Climbing GymAttractionBoulders' Climbing Gym

Test your climbing skill on a variety of climbing walls and courses, to prepare yourself for great recreation in a scenic outdoor environment, or enjoy climbing indoors when the weather gets rough. Individuals and groups bookings are both welcome.

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Travel Services

Here are some featured travel agencies, trnapsortation and attractions:

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view listing for W 57th Ave. Station Travel ServiceW 57th Ave. Station

This station (Canada line) serves Passenger Terminal at YVR Vancouver International Airport, and all major domestic and international arilines

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view listing for Bridgeport Station Travel ServiceBridgeport Station

This station (Canada line) serves River Rock Casino, a marina, and several airport hotels.

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view listing for Budget Car & Truck RentalTravel ServiceBudget Car & Truck Rental

Budget has great deals on Compacts, Mid-sizes, Minivans, and Standard SUVs, even trucks for your move. With "Fastbreak" you have no lines, no paperwork, no signatures...and one-click online booking!

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view listing for Tofino Bus Services Inc. (Greyhound Bus Depot)Travel ServiceTofino Bus Services Inc. (Greyhound Bus Depot)

Greyhound Canada is the largest provider of intercity bus transportation in Canada, serving nearly 1,100 locations. It has become an icon of bus travel, providing safe, enjoyable and affordable travel to 6.5 million passengers each year.

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view listing for Budget Car & Truck RentalTravel ServiceBudget Car & Truck Rental

Budget has great deals on Compacts, Mid-sizes, Minivans, and Standard SUVs, even trucks for your move. With "Fastbreak" you have no lines, no paperwork, no signatures...and one-click online booking!

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Victoria Intown Attractions

Horse-drawn carriage rides of Victoria depart from beside the BC Legislature

There is lots to see and do around Victoria in the city. Take a tour of the city's shoreline, either from land or by boat. You can visit a museums, lots of parks and waterfront greenspace, and activities and sports to keep anybody busy (and happy). We even have a page that has tips on hundreds of things to do with kids.


Nearby Vancouver Island Towns & Attractions

Shoreline along Beach Drive, in Oak Bay

Victoria is a semi-urban region with a number of other municipalities and communities. To the east of downtown is the community of Oak Bay, to the west, across the Inner Harbour is Esquimalt. A little further west are View Royal, Langford, Colwood, Metchosin, and finally the pretty waterfront community of Sooke. You can also head up the Saanich Peninsula, through Saanich, past Elk Lake to Central Saanich, the community of Brentwookd Bay (home to the famous Butchart Gardens), and further north to North Saanich and Sidney.


Victoria Accommodation

Fairmont Empress Hotel

There are many accommodation options in the area, from first class hotels, to motels, beds & breakfast, long-term accommodation, wilderness lodges and camping.


Away: Travelling Out of Town

We even have lots of tips for getting away, including other countries' Online Travel Offices, links to travel guidebooks' web sites. We even have links to sites that can help you plan a honeymoon, eloped wedding, or romantic getaway. To round things out we have information about Canada & US Customs, a listing of Canadian embassies and consulates around the world, and an overview of our airport(s) and links to airports around the world (so you can check what to do during connections between flights)


Sustainable Travel & Eco-Tourism

Going Green: Eco-friendly content!

We recogize that travel inherently uses a lot of energy and a lot of resources, since it involves moving us (and our luggage) large distances around the world. Here are a number of suggestions for reducing our impact as well as our "carbon footprint".


Travel Feature

For those travelling between Canada & the US, those entering (or re-entering) the U.S.A. BY AIR are required to present a valid passport, Air NEXUS card, or U.S. Coast Guard Merchant Mariner Document. As of January 31, 2008, these rules include those entering the USA BY LAND OR SEA.

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