Victoria BC Tourism – Destination Oceanside Oasis

Unique and interesting adventures and experience await you in Victoria BC Canada. This once Hudson's Bay Company fort has been attracting throngs of tourists for well over 100 years.
By: Darshan Montgomery
April 12, 2010 - PRLog -- What makes a destination like Victoria BC such a draw for many people? It is the tourist friendly mentality that makes you feel welcome and relaxed. We are not of the opinion that you are just another “annoying tourist”, no, you are our welcome guest and we have designed this city with you the tourist in mind.

For instance, the downtown area around the Causeway and Inner Harbour have ferry terminals, the seaplanes land there and the cruise ship terminal is only a few blocks away. Many attractions like the Fairmont Empress Hotel, Royal BC, Museum, IMAX Theater, Parliament Buildings, horse carriage rides, Royal London Wax Museum, Undersea Gardens, Miniature World, a wide selections of unique shops, restaurants sporting the finest west coast cuisine, artists at work on their craft along the causeway and so much more.

At the heart of the inner harbour is a Tourism Victoria kiosk providing friendly information for enquiring tourists. Tourism Victoria is at the intersection of Government St. And Wharf St. Within a 5 minute walk from many of the attractions mentioned before. Tourism Victoria also has a plethora of free maps, guides and literature to help you plan your visit in Victoria and further points on Vancouver Island.

What are the top attractions in Victoria BC? The Butchart gardens is by far the top attraction. This world renowned curiosity is like the a Disney Land for adults, in fact most of Victoria could follow that comparison. The Butchart Gardens was once an old quarry that was converted over time by Jennie Butchart to the lavish and sprawling garden it is today. If you are coming to Victoria BC you must visit this attraction or you will be missing out on a quintessential Victoria experience.

Another great attraction is the Royal BC Museum. Fun for the whole family, one of the best museums in the country and the IMAX Theater is conveniently located right beside it. This attraction can take an afternoon or so to explore and has featured touring displays of the likes of Whales, Leonardo Da Vinci and Titanic.

What is their for children to do in the Disney Land for adults? The Royal BC Museum and the IMAX mentioned before are very appealing to children. Other places of interest for kids is the Victoria Bug Zoo, Beacon Hill Park Petting Zoo, All Fun Recreation and WildPlay Adventures are some of the places they would enjoy.

If you are thinking of making Victoria a place you want to visit, we invite you to consult a travel guide to give you all the information you need about visiting this garden city. If you are finding yourself in Victoria BC and need some quick advice on local attractions and services don't forget to visit the Inner Harbour kiosk for Tourism Victoria.

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