Victoria & Butchart Gardens Holiday Lights Tour

Victoria & Butchart Gardens Holiday Lights Tour

Get into the Holiday Spirit, Canadian-style! Christmas in Victoria, BC is the most wonderful time of the year as the tree-lined streets are adorned with lights and other festive displays. This tour includes admission to Butchart Gardens to enjoy the Magic of Christmas and many other festive sightseeing stops.


This itinerary is subject to change due to unforeseen (weather) conditions. Departure times may vary by date, please see your confirmation email for exact departure times.

From Vancouver To Victoria

  • Depart Canada Place at 7:15am (please arrive at by 7:00am)
  • Depart Sheraton Wall Centre at 7:30am (please arrive at by 7:15am)
  • Ferry through the beautiful Gulf Islands
  • Enjoy a scenic coastal drive through the beautiful communities of James Bay – Stop at Beacon Hill Park and Mile 0 (the start of the Trans Canada Highway)
  • Sightseeing tour of downtown Victoria including the Inner Harbour, Government street, China town, Empress hotel, and legislative buildings
  • Option to visit the Royal BC Museum or visit the Inn at Laurel Point to view the Annual National Gingerbread Showcase
  • After the sun sets enjoy the beautiful lights as you drive to Butchart Gardens
  • A visit to Butchart Gardens Magic of Christmas is included which features colourful lights, carollers, ice skating and festive fare as well as the Twelve Days of Christmas displayed throughout the gardens,
  • Return on the 7pm ferry
  • Return to Vancouver approximately by 9:00pm with drop offs at the Wall Centre and Canada Place



Optional activities you can add to this trip at the time of booking (some are seasonal):

Important Information

Departure Point
  • Option 1 – Canada Place in Downtown Vancouver – Arrive at 7:00am for an 7:15am departure
  • Option 2 – Wall Centre in Downtown Vancouver – Arrive at 7:15am for an 7:30am departure
1 day
Return Details
Returns to original departure point

tour pricing

Including tax, excluding online booking fee

  • STUDENT / YOUTH RATE (6-18) $169
  • ADULT RATE (19+) $199

We also offer daily departures to Victoria starting on April 1 – Oct. 31 through our Discover Vancouver Tours division.
Visit the website for more information and to book another date.