Oozing charm and vibrating with positive energy, this oceanside city has it all. From Paul’s Motor Inn, wander over to FanTan Alley in Canada’s oldest Chinatown, or the Save-On Foods Arena for sporting and music events. Attend food markets and festivals, rent bikes, stroll or water taxi around the inner harbour. Lively waterfront pubs, trails, kayaking and whale watching… the options are endless.
Overlooking the sparkling Inner Harbour, this historic area is dusted with restaurants, cafés, and pubs. The square is a hub of activity year round, and is a great place to discover the unique character of Victoria.Learn More
One of the most recognizable streets in Victoria. Is it touristy? Yes, but it’s worth a visit!
Home to fantastic restaurants, local independent stores – it is where locals go to satisfy specialized tastes.
Cineplex Odeon Theatre
780 Yates St, Victoria, BC
Operating for over 65 years, the Odeon offers luxury reclining seatsVisit Website
The Sticky Wicket
919 Douglas St, Victoria, BC
Enjoy traditional Olde-English pub fare along with many great choices in imported and micro/cottage beverages – be sure to check our the Rooftop Patio in the summer!Visit Website
Fairmont Empress Hotel
721 Government St, Victoria, BC
With it’s iconic presence and great history, the Empress is certainly worth a visit, even if you don’t stay for afternoon tea.Visit Website
LoJo – Lower Johnson Street
Johnson St, Victoria, BC (Warf to Douglas)
One of the highest concentrations of independent boutiques in Canada – including Market Square, a unique open-air downtown shopping centre.
Bastion Square, Victoria, BC
Populated by restaurants, cafes, and pubs, the square is a hub of activity year round.Visit Website
Trounce Alley, Victoria, BC
With it’s authentic gaslights that are over 125 years old, Trounce Alley is also home to shops & restaurants.
3 Centennial Square, Victoria, BC
See a variety of professional, community and amateur events at “The Mac” year-round.Visit Website
Galloping Goose Regional Trail
Sooke, Metchosin, Colwood, Langford, View Royal, Saanich, Victoria (66KM Long)
Hop on the Goose! This 60 kilometre trail is the perfect destination for a long walk, longer hike or bike ride.Visit Website
Johnson Street Bridge
400 Johnson St, Victoria, BC
The new Johnson Street Bridge opened to the public on March 31, 2018, replacing the iconic 90 year old “Blue Bridge”Visit Website
Royal Athletic Park
1014 Caledonia Ave, Victoria, BC
Home to the Victoria HarbourCats baseball team, and special events like Rifflandia and the Great Canadian Beer Festival.Visit Website
Irish Times Pub
1200 Government St, Victoria, BC
Voted Best Irish Pub in North America, embrace the Irish culture with food, drink and music.Visit Website
1011 Broad St, Victoria, BC
A local favourite since 1979, this busy restaurant is worth the wait in line.Visit Website
The Bay Centre
1150 Douglas St, Victoria, BC
Located in the heart of Downtown Victoria’s shopping and business district, the Bay Centre has a mix of over 90 street front and interior shops.Visit Website
Paul’s Motor Inn
1900 Douglas Street
We provide a clean, comfortable home base while you enjoy all the great activities, sights, and excitement of downtown Victoria.