Victoria Boat Tours
Explore the Inside Passage from Victoria / Vancouver to the Great Bear Rainforest aboard a 48ft. historic wooden mothership, the MV Chelsea II. Destinations include the Gulf Islands, Princess Louisa Inlet, Desolation Sound and the Discovery Islands. Activities offered include grizzly watching, bicycle winery tours in the Gulf Islands, fishing, whale watching tours and sea kayaking.
Take a journey onboard S.V. Shipping News and discover the wonders and riches of the Canadian Gulf Islands. These Islands are situated on the West Coast of British Columbia, between Vancouver Island and the mainland. The sheltered coastal waters that surround these islands are ideal for both those new to sailing and seasoned cruisers.
Cuda Marine Adventures offers whale watching and marine wildlife tours aboard state-of-the-art zodiacs with washroom facilities. Every tour features a Transport Canada safety-certified captain and marine biologist. Besides whale watching adventures, the company also offers fishing trips, photography tours and more.
Set out to find the Cadboro Bay Sea Serpent ('Caddy'), who may just be the last surviving sea dinosaur, with this adventure company. Caddy Marine Tours offers exciting 1.5 hour boat tours of Cadboro and Oak Bays, where Caddy is said to live. In fact, a sighting of the famed creature is guaranteed, especially if there are kids in the group. Camping facilities and hiking trails are also available.
Pirates Adventures is a unique, unforgettable experience for the entire family, aboard a pirate ship in the heart of downtown Victoria. Launching from the famous Fisherman's Wharf, Pirate Adventures offers boat tours for individuals and groups.
Seacoast Expeditions offers whale watching and marine wildlife tours by Zodiac or high-speed cruiser with indoor and outdoor seating. Seacoast Expeditions is Victoria's founding whale watching company with over 17 years of operation. Tours take visitors around scenic coastal waters in search of marine wildlife including killer whales, minke, gray and humpback whales, porpoises, sea lions, eagles and marine birds. Each tour includes two knowledgeable and friendly crew members to provide educational value. A carefully developed whale spotting network provides excellent sighting success.
Surfside Adventure Tours is a guide and transportation service to outdoor adventure, offering fully narrated sightseeing tours in a seven-passenger luxury SUV with added cargo for your comfort. Luxury sightseeing tours in and around Victoria to all the top locations such as the Craigdarroch Castle and Butchart Gardens are available. They also offer a variety of sightseeing tours around Vancouver Island, Vancouver and all of British Columbia. Visit their website for more information about guided hiking and kayaking, ATV tours, whale watching, wine tours, snowboarding, golfing, horseback riding, surfing and more.
Pedder Bay Marina offers guided sightseeing boat tours, and can also organize fishing derbies for corporate or family functions. Boat rentals are available for self-guided tours.
Bareboat charter a 1991 CS34 sailboat out of Victoria. Sail the beautiful San Juan Islands, Gulf Islands or Puget Sound in protected waters.
This cruise company is based in Seattle, Washington, and offers tours along the west coast, which stop in several BC locations.
Cruise the San Juan Islands, see whales and wildlife, explore Victoria, visit the Butchart Gardens, and watch the sunset as you enjoy an all-you-can-eat Northwest salmon dinner.
Customized, guided nature adventures for conference, incentive and educational groups. Depart from Victoria, BC to the island's most breath-taking natural settings.
Charter a boat to sightsee, fish or watch whales. Full (8 hours) or half day excursions are available.
Island Adventure Tours is headquartered in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada on beautiful Vancouver Island. Bounded by the Pacific Ocean, and buffeted by the warm Japanese Current, it is an island paradise waiting to be discovered. They offer adventure tours, corporate adventure programs, eco-tours on Vancouver Island, whale and bear watching, aboriginal culture tours, rainforest nature walks, wildlife hikes, sea-kayaking, alpine hiking, winter sports and Victoria sightseeing tours.
Fishing charters for big tyee salmon and Pacific halibut. Fishing areas include Victoria, Sooke, and Port Renfrew. Boat tours include the Gulf Islands, Saturna Island Winery, and Butchart Gardens. Professional guides, educated, insured, transport Canada approved. 24ft Grady White.
Board the Mothership for a multi-day all-inclusive excursion of the Georgia Strait. Passengers can visit a number of destinations, including Desolation Sound, the Gulf Islands, the Boughton Archipelago and the San Juan Islands. Many sea-kayaking opportunities are available enroute.
Smell the gentle ocean breeze as it lures you away from the dock through Victoria’s bustling inner harbour and out into the beautiful Strait of Juan de Fuca aboard Tall Ship Thane. All guests young and old are encouraged to participate in sailing; so tug on the sheets that haul the sails. Silently swoosh through the ocean, become mesmerized by the magnificent snow-capped Olympic Mountains and the majesty of the City of Victoria. Relax and savor your picnic or a sip of wine as you keep your eyes peeled for some of BC’s world famous killer whales, or sea lions and bald eagles. Swap tales with other guests and try to stump the crew with questions -- they’re rich with history. And if they don’t really know the answer, be prepared for a wee tale! Then call their bluff; if you dare!
Victoria Harbour Ferry offers 45-minute guided tours around Victoria Harbour and the Gorge Waterway, as well as water taxi service from stop to stop. The tours include stops at the several of Victoria's premier hotels and restaurants, including Fisherman's Wharf and offer fun and adventure for the whole family.
Great Northwestern Adventure Company
Join Great Northwestern to explore the Gulf Islands and Vancouver Island of British Columbia and experience the magic of sailing ships and the sea - offering a wide selection of charter packages as well as the 9 hour 'Grand Circle Tour', the most popular excursion.