Last Updated on June 22, 2020 by Iris Sinilong
Victoria features a unique blend of antique charm and modern experiences. As an urban city close to nature, it is the perfect spot for relaxation, cultural activities, and of course, adventure.
Imagine spending your afternoons marveling at 125-year-old heritage buildings, visiting the finest art galleries, boutique shopping, and indulging in various culinary delights. With the unadulterated beauty of the Pacific Ocean and the old-growth rainforests as your backdrop, Victoria is the perfect getaway and starting point for your Vancouver Island adventures.
In Victoria, there is never a shortage of things to do. From world-renowned sites like The Butchart Gardens to the magnetic allure of the Inner Harbour, your days in Victoria promise to be unforgettable.
For a chance to get acquainted with this beautiful city, enter our #OnlyInCanada contest available on Facebook.
One lucky winner will receive a trip for two to Victoria, alongside these exciting perks:
3 night hotel stay at the Chateau Victoria
A charming and authentic hotel located in the heart of downtown Victoria, Chateau Victoria is the perfect spot for a family holiday or couples retreat. It offers a great selection of room and suites that appeal to every traveller. Make sure to drop by Vista 18, their luxurious rooftop restaurant and the award-winning Clive’s Classic Lounge.
Whale watching tour with SpringTide Charters & Tours
Join Spring Tide for a one-of-a-kind whale watching excursion. On this 3-hour tour, you’ll have the chance to delight in some of the world’s most breathtaking scenery, join the captain on the top deck for spectacular bird’s-eye views, and learn from experienced naturalists.
Butchart Gardens entry tickets
The Butchart Gardens is a National Historic Site of Canada, located near Victoria on Vancouver Island. It is a 55-acre display garden with nightly entertainment, night illuminations, and spectacular firework shows.
City sightseeing tickets with Gray Line Double Decker Hop-On Hop-Off
The perfect way to get to know the city, hop aboard the Gray Line Double Decker for a chance to explore Victoria’s famous landmarks. From the bustling marina of Fisherman’s Wharf to the small town atmosphere of Cook Street Village, Victoria promises to impress.
Airport transfers with YYJ Airport Shuttle
Victoria’s frequent, affordable, and reliable airport shuttle with pickups and drop offs at all major Victoria downtown hotels.
The winner will be selected and announced on July 7.
From coast to coast, Canada offers something to be savoured. To learn more about our available Canada vacation packages, call us toll-free at 1-800-665-4981.
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Contest Period The contest will take place from June 30 at 9 am (ET) to July 7, 2014 at 9AM (ET).
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Prize Winner will receive round-trip flights for two from the closest airport to Victoria, BC. Contestant must travel. The prize is non-transferrable. No name changes are permitted. The prize cannot be redeemed for cash. Winners must accept their prize within 14 days.
Travel valid after September 21, 2015. Space is subject to availability and flight schedules from the winners’ gateway. While every effort will be made to secure a chosen date, should the winner’s chosen dates not be available, tripcentral.ca reserves the right to choose a travel date at our discretion. Airline, flights schedules and routings will be advised at time of trip confirmation. Travel blackout dates include March Break, Spring Break, Easter and any Canadian & US Holiday.
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