This year we challenge you to conquer each and every item on our Ultimate Victoria Bucket List!


  1. Spy some sea giants on a whale watching tour
  2. Visit Victoria’s historic castles – Craigdarroch and Hatley
  3. Stroll through Fisherman’s Wharf and check out all of the floating houses
  4. Feed the seals at Oak Bay Marina
  5. Shop at the Sidney Street Market
  6. Visit the Royal BC Museum to learn all about Victoria’s history
  7. Get a guided tour of BC’s Legislature building
  8. Sip high tea at the Empress Hotel
  9. Challenge your friends to a game of laser bowling at Langford Lanes
  10. Drink hot chocolate and watch the waves at Ogden Point on a stormy night
  11. Treat yourself to some soft serve at Beacon Drive In
  12. Visit the goats at Beacon Hill Petting Zoo
  13. Drive along Dallas Road at sunset
  14. Speaking of sunset, take the sunset sailing on BC Ferries
  15. join Ghostly Walks for a haunted walking tour of downtown
  16. catch a mean wave surfing in Tofino
  17. Stroll down Government Street and buy a souvenir
  18. Pop in to Munro Books, one of the most famous bookstores in the world
  19. Enjoy a sunny afternoon at Willows or Gonzales Beach
  20. Rent scooters and drive through downtown
  21. Go to Rooftop Surf Club for some beach volleyball and buckets of sangria
  22. Spend Saturday night looking at the stars at the Observatory
  23. Catch one of the many featured “movie in the park” nights around town
  24. Partake in the Pickle Pub Crawl
  25. Visit all of Victoria’s incredible local breweries in one afternoon
  26. Eat brunch. Like a true Victorian
  27. Spend a night challenging your friends at Interactivity Board Game Cafe
  28. Visit one of Victoria’s many fantastic farmers’ markets
  29. Solve the clues and beat one of Victoria’s Escape Rooms
  30. have a laugh at comedy night at Hecklers
  31. SUP on a sunny day in the Gorge
  32. Take a hike at any of the beautiful trails around town
  33. Pamper yourself at Oak Bay Beach Hotel’s spa
  34. Watch some talented performers at McPherson Playhouse
  35. Enjoy a movie in the Odeon’s new reclining leather theatre seats
  36. Hop on Victoria’s big double-decker bus tour
  37. Watch the fireworks at Butchart Gardens
  38. See the tulip house in bloom in the spring
  39. Visit Tuxedo Drive in the winter to catch the wicked Christmas lights
  40. kayak along the Saanich Peninsula
  41. Visit Galey Farms during the fall for some incredible Halloween activities
  42. Dance the night away at Rifflandia Festival in September
  43. Join the masses downtown for Car Free YYJ in June
  44. Spend a day doing the Port Renfrew drive along the Sooke highway
  45. Visit Victoria bug zoo
  46. Enjoy a ride in the horse-drawn carriages downtown
  47. Go to Mile 0 and see the Terry Fox memorial
  48. Buy a pre-loved gem on Antique Row on Fort Street
  49. watch a performer wow the crowd in the inner harbour
  50. Share this incredible city with visiting friends and family


We love Victoria!



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