Butchart Gardens Tour from Victoria

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Butchart Gardens Tour from Victoria information and booking

Departs from
Fairmont Empress Hotel, Victoria
Returns to
Return shuttles depart Butchart Gardens at multiple times
Time of departure
Return shuttles departing from Butchart Gardens (all dates are 2014 unless noted):Feb 7 - Mar 2112pmMar 22 - Mar 318:50am, 10:30am, 12:10pm, 2:20pmApril 1 - May 1May 2 - Jun 149:20am, 10:15am, 11:00am, 12:10pm, 1:10pm, 2:20pm, 3:15pm, 4:00pmJune 15 - Sept 27Sept 28 - Oct 12Oct 13 - Nov 30Evening Illuminations TourJun 15 - Aug 317:15pm (Sun - Friday)7:30 (Sat)
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Tour description provided by Viator

Don't miss the opportunity to visit the magnificent Butchart Gardens, Victoria's most famous attraction. This 55-acre garden of colorful and aromatic flowers is a popular attraction in Victoria that should not be missed. Situated just 35 minutes drive from Victoria, Butchart Gardens are made for relaxed strolling, with 55 fragrant acres of flowers, landscaped theme gardens, streams and lily ponds to visit.

This great-value tour includes admission to Butchart Gardens and a choice of several return shuttles during the summer, so you can enjoy the gardens at your leisure.

You're sure to see an amazing floral display at Butchart Gardens, whatever the time of year you visit, from the emerging green leaves and bulbs of spring to summertime's perfumed flowers and fall's brilliant red and gold colors.

Butchart Gardens' highlights include the Sunken Garden, Rose Garden, Japanese Garden, Italian Garden and the magnificent Ross Fountain. An experience to savor while in Victoria!

Evening Illuminations Tour
During the summer months, don't miss Butchart Gardens' spectacular illuminations, when garden staff use the play of light and shadow to cast a magical glow upon the shrubs, trees and flower beds. Thousands of lights, of varying intensity and color, bring out a different look and feel to the gardens. In addition, Saturday night visitors in July through to Labour Day weekend will be thrilled by the pyrotechnic marvels of one of the most extravagant firework displays in North America at no extra charge!

What's included

  • Entrance fee to butchart gardens
  • Hotel pickup (selected hotels only)
  • Local taxes

What isn't included

  • Gratuities (optional)