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Butchart Gardens Tour
From Victoria's Inner Harbour, we take you to the stunning Butchart Gardens, named a National Historic Site of Canada in 2004. Explore gardens inspired from around the world, take a ride on the carousel or enjoy a picnic on the lawn.
Don’t miss the opportunity to visit the magnificent Butchart Gardens, Victoria's most popular attraction. Just 35 minutes drive from Victoria Downtown these gardens are a perfect way for a relaxing afternoon stroll. You will encounter 55 fragrant acres of flowers, landscaped theme gardens and magnificent streams and lily ponds. Highlights include the Sunken Garden, Rose Garden, Japanese Garden, Italian Garden, and the magnificent Ross Fountain.
Tour departs from CVS Tours kiosk in front of the Fairmont Empress Hotel at 721 Government St. Tours depart on the hour, between 09:00am - 15:00pm. Please arrive at the check-in location at least 10 minutes prior to tour departure time. Upon boarding the coach present your exchange voucher to the driver. For your return, there are hourly departures from Butchart Gardens between 11:00am - 18:00pm.
Note: shared tour. Duration: 3.5 hours.
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