Explore and experience Victoria’s Harbour. Since the 1800’s, the harbour has been the heart of the city – the link to Alaska and Yukon gold passage ways, the world-famous Empress Hotel and more.
Join us on the water for a quick cruise around Victoria’s historic Harbour!
- This tour is not assigned or reserved, and is occupied on a first-come, first-served basis.
- Please come down during our operating hours and we will have you on the next boat out!
Step back in time hundreds of years. Ride in an all-electric beautifully appointed custom vessel with zero emissions. This is a unique guided tour featuring historic neighborhoods, working shipyards and more! Given the length of time and absence of washroom on board, this tour is best suited for Adults.
Let a ferry captain be your designated driver as you experience Victoria’s best pubs! Pub Crawl is designed for groups of 4 people. Choose your pub crawl start time and then catch a ferry from one stop the next! Make your night out one to remember!
Join us for a unique Victoria experience with views of the city, harbour and nearby Gorge Waterway! Choose from one of our fabulous vessels, either a classic quaint “Pickle Boat” or one of our gorgeous environmentally-friendly electric boats.
$500 per hour per boat.
Additional boats $450
WHAT PEOPLE ARE SAYING ABOUT US
Our happy little boats have been connecting locals and visitors to Victoria’s waterfront neighbourhoods, parks and communities for over 30 years. Connect to our network of trails, pathways and join us on the water for incredible views along the way.
For more than 30 years, our little ‘pickle’ boats and charismatic captains have been traversing Victoria harbour connecting locals and visitors to the city’s waterfront neighbourhoods, shopping districts, parks and trail networks. Our experienced captains are natural entertainers known for their love of the ocean, passion for storytelling, and unrivaled safety records. Recognized as one of the city’s most treasured attractions, we are proud of our privileged opportunity to share joy and local knowledge with our passengers, many who come to experience the splendor and intrigue of a harbour tour, and many more who simply come seeking a water taxi as a unique and scenic way to travel.
We look forward to welcoming you on board.
Thank you for your business. Have fun.
A great city is a city that works together, and partnerships are at the heart of what we do. From local businesses to international tourism organizations, our partners work with us to showcase the best of Victoria.
Visitor Centre | Delta Hotel | Coast Hotel | GVHA | Fisherman’s Wharf
HEALTH & SAFETY
The health and safety of our passengers, our employees and our community is of paramount importance to Victoria Harbour Ferry. All vessels are equipped with life jackets and our captains and dock staff are well trained and follow strict health and safety procedures. Although provincial health restrictions pertaining to Covid have been lifted, we request that anyone who is presenting with symptoms or feeling unwell refrain from traveling. Full refunds will be provided. A supply of masks and hand sanitizer are available from the captain for those who wish additional protection are available from the captain.
Thank you for entrusting your care and your enjoyment with us. We look forward to welcoming you aboard!