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Big Bus Victoria

811 Government St, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 1W8, Canada
+1 888-434-2229
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Bit disapointed

$32 for a hop on off tour for 90 minutes went around most of the sites. The bus every 45 minutes... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
via mobile

Nice route with a lovely single decker bus with an inside an doutside portion. For a tour with an... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Whether you want to visit major attractions, spend time shopping or visit some of the finest restaurants, Big Bus Victoria is on the route. Our 90 minutes sightseeing tour with on board commentary gives you the best way to see the main attractions of our beautiful city.Tickets are valid for 2 days, so you can hop on - hop off at any stop at your leisure.Butchart Gardens tours also available
  • Excellent29%
  • Very good32%
  • Average18%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible13%
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
811 Government St, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 1W8, Canada
+1 888-434-2229

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

$32 for a hop on off tour for 90 minutes went around most of the sites. The bus every 45 minutes, narrated tour from speakers at front of bus( no headsets) so get near the front part of the bus.

Thank Clivey57
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice route with a lovely single decker bus with an inside an doutside portion. For a tour with an audio recording description it's very good and in fairness the driver answered questions if asked. Much cheaper than the other hop on hop off tour, especially...More

Thank mjcdowling
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First and foremost, Victoria is the most splendid city. Everywhere I looked there were smiling faces and adorable children plumping themselves up with ice cream cones. My experience at Big Bus was filled with laughs and joyous adventures. To start the day off a cute...More

1  Thank SuzyHuey
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A group of 6 of us purchased tickets to Butchart Gardens that included the transportation to and from the gardens by Big Bus. We were told that the bus had set pick up times at 2:00, 4:00, and 6:00. We chose 4:00 pick up time...More

1  Thank Sherie S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My friends and I purchased the Butchart Gardens Pass Combo Deal. The employees wanted an idea of what time we would want to be returning and assured us that the bus would be there at 2:00, 4:00 and 6:00 if we changed our minds about...More

1  Thank Cricket0123
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

In short, my family and I had a great time on Big Buses tour. We've taken part in a few bus tours before and this was by far our best experience! It came at a very reasonable price and the staff was accommodating and friendly....More

1  Thank Joe W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I don't know where to begin! This hop on hop off bus is a joke. The bus itself was old and didn't seem safe. The doors looked like they would fly open mid ride. There were too few busses (3?) for the number of people...More

2  Thank RobHop489
Reviewed 15 July 2017

The drivers and fun and friendly. The four person hop on and off Groupon will save you a lot of money. The shuttle to Butchart gardens will save you a lot of headaches and stress.

Thank Jon M
Reviewed 5 July 2017

We took small van (8 people) from Victoria main tourist area to Butchart Gardens. We introduced our driver, at the destination and asked him where to meet and what time and made sure he has seen us and know we are on the Van. At...More

2  Thank James J
Reviewed 1 July 2017

It was a beautiful, sunny day in Victoria ... perfect for a open air bus tour! This was a nice way to see the city. I wish we could have heard the narration part better, it was fades out due to the sound of the...More

Thank KellyJoD10
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