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2-Hour Luxury City Tour of Victoria
"You'll start out by visiting Fisherman's Wharf a local house boat community. From there make your way in the inner harbour to view the Parliament Buildings as well as the famous Empress Hotel. You'll then pass through the historical shopping district downtown as you make your way to Canada's oldest Chinatown.Afterwards drive through the heritage community of James Bay to see the Emily Carr House the famous childhood home of local Canadian painter Emily Carr. Then journey through the Beacon Hill Park to visit some local Peacocks and view the world's tallest Totem Pole. Pass through the Lieutenant Governor's Estate and Mansion and then head toward pass through the beautiful Oak Bay Village and stop at the Oak Bay Marina to visit some local harbor seals. Afterwards
From CAD220.00
 
2-Hour Luxury City Tour of Victoria
"You'll start out by visiting Fisherman's Wharf a local house boat community. From there make your way in the inner harbour to view the Parliament Buildings as well as the famous Empress Hotel. You'll then pass through the historical shopping district downtown as you make your way to Canada's oldest Chinatown.Afterwards drive through the heritage community of James Bay to see the Emily Carr House the famous childhood home of local Canadian painter Emily Carr. Then journey through the Beacon Hill Park to visit some local Peacocks and view the world's tallest Totem Pole. Pass through the Lieutenant Governor's Estate and Mansion and then head toward pass through the beautiful Oak Bay Village and stop at the Oak Bay Marina to visit some local harbor seals. Afterwards
From CAD220.00
 
Victoria Grand City Private Tour and Craigdarroch Castle
"Travel in a private 10-passenger van as you explore Victoria known for its historical venues and scenic landscapes. Your 1.5-hour tour starts with pickup from your Victoria-based hotel or lodging. After meeting your driver and guide you will make your way to the downtown core near Victoria's inner harbour. Visit the Royal British Columbia Museum which features artifacts galleries and collections of British Columbia's natural modern and human history. Afterwards
From CAD168.00

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The Abkhazi Gardens - contined again.

I loved the Abkhazi Gardens because they were so beautiful, but I also loved the story. When you stand here, you know you are standing in the happiest part of two people's lives.The Abkhazi Gardens is...
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IreneMcKay
Apr 18, 2015

The Abkhazi Gardens continued

While she was interned in the Japanese prisoner of war camp, Peggy kept a secret diary of her war experiences. This was later published as A Curious Cage in 1981. Peggy also hid travellers’ cheques in...
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IreneMcKay
Apr 18, 2015

The Abkhazi Gardens.

We walked from the Ross Bay Cemetery to the Abkhazi Gardens. These are also on the number 7 bus route.The sign outside the Abkhazi Gardens describes them as the gardens that love built because of the...
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IreneMcKay
Apr 18, 2015

Small garden, tea house & gift shop

This small garden is located in Fairfield, a beautiful area of Victoria. The garden is looked after that the Land Conservancy of BC. A large portion of the garden is comprised of rhodos but there a a...
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Albernfrau
Jun 02, 2007

Abkhazi Garden

This significant heritage garden was created by Prince and Princess Abkhazi in 1946 and developed by them over the 40 years of their life together. The romantic story of the Abkhazis and their garden...
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Lady_Mystique
Mar 14, 2006
 
 
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Things to Do Near Abkhazi Gardens

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Ross Bay Cemetery

After visiting Government House and gardens we walked to Ross Bay Cemetery. (That bus pass was really coming in handy at this stage, though we did use it later.) Ross Bay Cemetery is a historic...
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Government House

Government House and Gardens are located in the Rocklands area of Victoria. This area has many stunning houses and beautiful gardens. Government House is the official residence of the Lieutenant...
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Craigdarroch Castle

As soon as we said we were going to Victoria, everyone who had ever been there told us we had to go to Butchart Gardens, but we did not. The reason for this was that I found so many things I wanted to...
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Beacon Hill Park

After visiting the Abkhazi Gardens we took a bus back to the centre of Victoria then later visited Beacon Hill Park. This park takes its name from the fact there were two beacons located on Beacon...
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Helmcken House

Helmcken House is near the Royal BC Museum. Helmcken House is an old wooden house that was the home of Dr John Sebastian Helmcken. He was the first doctor to work for the Hudson Bay Company in...
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Chinatown

Victoria's Chinatown has the distinction of being the oldest Chinatown in Canada. It is the second oldest in North America after San Francisco. Victoria's Chinatown grew up to house the many Chinese...
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  • Sunday 11:00 to 16:00
  • Monday 11:00 to 16:00
  • Tuesday 11:00 to 16:00
  • Wednesday 11:00 to 16:00
  • Thursday 11:00 to 16:00
  • Friday 11:00 to 16:00
  • Saturday 11:00 to 16:00

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