Victoria is the capital of British Columbia. The city is the most heavily populated area on Vancouver Island, boasting of more than 365,000 residents in the Greater Victoria area. Victoria is only accessed via plane or ferry boat, as there are no bridges connecting the island to the Canadian Mainland or Washington State. Victoria has a heavy naval presence, and a culture with a mix of new world innovation combined with Old England.
To learn more about Victoria and Vancouver Island, please visit the Tourism Victoria Website.
Attractions & Things To Do
Victoria has something for everyone! There's so much to do and see, it's just a matter of choosing. Whether you're strolling along the causeway in the Inner Harbour, visiting the Royal BC Musuem, having tea at the iconic Empress Hotel, enjoying a whale watching adventure, indulging in the distinct West Coast cuisine or taking in a local theatre production, Victoria's attractions add up to a trip to remember. Tourism Victoria has a complete listing of things to do while you're in Victoria!