Discover Victoria with Floatplane & Whales

Discover Victoria with Floatplane & Whales

3 Days / 2 Nights Roundtrip Vancouver

Price from$759

On this journey you'll depart from Vancouver on a cruise across Georgia Strait through the beautiful Gulf Islands, making your way to Vancouver Island. Visit Butchart Gardens, named a National Historic Site of Canada. Wander through the 55 acres of breathtaking gardens on the 130 acre estate. You'll soon see why these gardens are visited by more than a million people each year! Then enjoy an exhilerating whale watching tour on a 14-metre ocean cruiser or a custom-built Zodiac boat. You'll go in search of orcas, minke whales, grey whales, porpoises, harbour seals and other marine wildlife. End your journey with a scenic floatplane ride from Victoria to Vancouver.

Day 1: Vancouver > Victoria Depart Vancouver this morning on a driver guided coach tour to Victoria. Cruise across Georgia Strait through the beautiful Gulf Islands with BC Ferries. Arriving on Vancouver Island, tour to Butchart Gardens. (admission included). A two hour stop allows time to enjoy these magnificent gardens. Tour scenic Ocean Drive, Uplands, Oak Bay, University of Victoria as well as the Victoria City Tour before being taken to your hotel.

Overnight at: 3 Star - Chateau Victoria Hotel - Traditional Room 4 Star - Inn at Laurel Point - Laurel Wing Room 4 Star - Fairmont Empress Hotel - Fairmont Room

Day 2: Morning Whale Watch Tour, Victoria This coastal excursion is an exhilarating round trip of 50 to 80 kilometres in search of orcas, minke whales, grey whales, porpoises, harbour seals and other marine wildlife. You will ride aboard a 14-metre ocean cruiser or a custom-built Zodiac boat that offers high speed with extraordinary stability giving you an exhilarating, safe and intimate whale watching experience. Comments by a certified Marine biologist and naturalist are provided.

Balance of the day is free to explore Victoria.

Overnight at: 3 Star - Chateau Victoria Hotel - Traditional Room 4 Star - Inn at Laurel Point - Laurel Wing Room 4 Star - Fairmont Empress Hotel - Fairmont Room

Day 3: Victoria > Vancouver Enjoy a free day to explore Victoria before departing mid afternoon on a scenic float plane flight to return to Coal Harbour Downtown Vancouver.

• Tailor-made journey with local Canadian guides • 2 nights in your selected category of accommodation • 5 hour guided tour to Victoria • Admission to the Butchart Gardens • 3 hour Whale Watching Tour • Floatplane flight Victoria > Vancouver

Pricing (per person) $AUD

Type TWIN SINGLE

2018

3 Star - Chateau Victoria Hotel

15 Apr - 29 Apr

30 Apr - 15 Jun

16 Jun - 31 Aug

1 Sep - 15 Oct

16 Oct - 30 Oct

4 Star - Inn at Laurel Point

15 Apr - 29 Apr

30 Apr - 30 May

31 May - 30 Sep

1 Oct - 30 Oct

4 Star - Fairmont Empress Hotel

15 Apr - 29 Apr

30 Apr - 30 Oct

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$759

$895

$952

$895

$815

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$760

$850

$924

$795

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$978

$1,145

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$911

$1,170

$1,284

$1,170

$1,009

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$914

$1,081

$1,229

$970

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$1,352

$1,670

Departs

2018 Daily 15 Apr - 30 Oct

Booking conditions

The allowable luggage on the float plane transfer Victoria to Vancouver is 11.5kg per person including checked and carry-on luggage. Ask your Travel Agent or World Journeys for Triple and Child rates.

Please refer to World Journeys terms & conditions.