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Love the boats

Wharf Street pretty much gets you everywhere. East on Wharf Street take you to Store Street with... read more

Reviewed March 5, 2017
Deborah F
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Vancouver
Very nice place to walk

Visited Victoria in July 2015. Older buildings along the waterfront. Many shops and restaurants... read more

Reviewed January 7, 2017
mariedesjardins
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Prince George, Canada
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Reviewed March 5, 2017

Wharf Street pretty much gets you everywhere. East on Wharf Street take you to Store Street with lots pf shops and China Town. West on Wharf takes you long the waterfront to afternoon tea at the Empress or tour of the Parliament Buildings.

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank Deborah F
Reviewed February 28, 2017

This is a really nice walk around the harbour and your able to see all kinds of activity on the water and the float planes and marina.

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank noral420
Reviewed January 24, 2017

Nice place to walk along with some restaurants and shops. Part of any Victoria walking tour, offers great views of the Inner Harbour.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank TravelOften1968
Reviewed January 7, 2017

Visited Victoria in July 2015. Older buildings along the waterfront. Many shops and restaurants along wharf street. Walked along one evening and it wasn't very crowded either.

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank mariedesjardins
Reviewed December 28, 2016

For the Christmas season, Wharf Street is worth the walk, drive or horse carriage ride to enjoy the Xmas lights and the harbour. Parking is tricky in front of the Empress Hotel so best to find a side street to park and walk. Or better...More

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Challenger01
Reviewed December 19, 2016

We stayed at the Victoria Regent on Wharf Street. There's lots to see on the Harbor with float planes and ferries coming and going, good pubs and restaurants and it's just a stones throw from all the great shops on Government St. Victoria is great...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank Skyegirl
Reviewed November 27, 2016

This is one of the main streets that connecst the Inner Harbour to the Johnson Street bridge. It has some great restaurants plus the view of the harbour is amazing! Take a stroll along this street, which will connect you to may other great locations...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank sashakeena
Reviewed November 11, 2016

We love walking along Wharf Street when in Victoria. You can take your time, stop to enjoy the water, scenery, and all the activities that go on there and take in the historical buildings, sights and sounds of downtown Victoria. We often have lunch on...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Usia2014
Reviewed September 29, 2016

There was always something new to see when we walked Wharf Street, Some interesting buildings and we also found a couple of alleyways nearby that were interesting in terms of buildings and flowers.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank 808JohnS808
Reviewed September 19, 2016

We docked and had some time to spend so we took the (well) signposted route around the Wharf. Spend $5 on some scraps of fish and the Harbour Seal will put on a show for you. Have a wander amongst the houseboats UNIQUE.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank cynthiarob
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