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Victoria Carriage Tours

#19 of 79 Outdoor Activities in Victoria Features Animals
600 Menzies Street | Corner of Menzies and Belleville, Victoria, British Columbia V8M 1G8, Canada
+1 877-663-2207
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US$25.02*
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The Royal Carriage Tour
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Victoria Carriage Tour Including James Bay
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Beacon Hill Park Carriage Tour
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The Mission of Victoria Carriage Tours is to provide an unforgettable horse-drawn carriage experience for our customers. This will be accomplished by providing our customers with a high degree of quality in our carriages, uniforms, decorations, and other amenities and extras. Key to our success will be our professional, courteous, and informative drivers and tour guides.
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good21%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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600 Menzies Street | Corner of Menzies and Belleville, Victoria, British Columbia V8M 1G8, Canada
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Went on a lovely 30 min ride through the heritage homes and got a view of the ocean. Driver Emily (I think) and horse Molly were excellent hosts. I have been up to Victoria several times and have been on many tours of the city...More

Thank cordere21
Reviewed 6 days ago

Given that one in our party was recovering from knee surgery and was well 'walked out' by the time we decided to take our first collective carriage ride ever, we were unsure we could even make it the two blocks from the BC Museum to...More

Thank sbarrington4
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went on a carriage ride the last night of our two night stay in Victoria. It was a great chance to see the city and learn more about some of the landmarks and highlights of our tour. Our guide did a great job sharing...More

Thank Mimi_California
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a great tour! Two grandmas and their granddaughters took a one hour tour with Janelle on a lovely sunny day. Janelle was just fantastic with her knowledge of the Beacon Hill Area and her love of the horse. It was so much fun and...More

Thank KathiU
HorseCarriage, Manager at Victoria Carriage Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to leave a review! We just love sharing our passion for our beautiful city and our wonderful horses with our customers. Janelle is only in her second year with us and has been such a fantastic addition...More

Reviewed 29 May 2017

We took the Beacon Hill Park tour with Mika ( spelling?) and Jack Thomas. The ride was smooth and very informative thanks to both participants. Mika is a wealth of information on the local history and easy to understand.More

Thank VacationerLL
HorseCarriage, Manager at Victoria Carriage Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks so much for your great review and rating! We pride ourselves on the lovely demeanour of our calm and adorable friendly horses, and on the incredible knowledge of all of our drivers as well. Jack Thomas (aka JT) is one of our newest members...More

Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

This was the first thing we did upon arrival to Victoria. We booked the tour and saw the inner harbour, Beacon Hill, and got a recommendation for afternoon tea.More

Thank SmallGirlInABigWorld
HorseCarriage, Manager at Victoria Carriage Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Sounds like you might have done one of our mixing and matching tours! We always try to show customers as much as possible of what they want to see in the time they have to spend with us. We always encourage asking questions about options...More

Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

Shared a delightful 90 min tour with Hannah and Matt. Pleasant and informative. A great way to see a broad view of some of Victoria's best sites. Loved the historic details. Definitely recommend.More

Thank Everellie
HorseCarriage, Manager at Victoria Carriage Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks so much for your great review! Yes we always recommend the 90 minute tour as a really all encompassing option. One of the most frequent comments we hear at the end is "we wish we had done this at the BEGINNING of our trip!!!...More

Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

We chose the 1/2 hour "By The Sea" tour, and it was just right. As Duke drove us on our tour, Morgan did a great job sharing the history of old Victoria. This was a fun way to kill some time and learn about some...More

Thank Moana H
HorseCarriage, Manager at Victoria Carriage Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 12 May 2017

Thanks so much for your review of our By The Sea Tour! As we have many different choices we hope you will come back to Victoria one day and try another one of our tours in a different direction!

Reviewed 8 May 2017

The tour we took showed many of the heritage builds, Beacon Hill Park and James Bay. The carriage driver gave an excellent narrative along the way. The carriages are comfortable and the clip- clopping of the horse is very soothing. We certainly recommend this as...More

Thank Lionel1953
HorseCarriage, Manager at Victoria Carriage Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 12 May 2017

Hey there, it sounds like you took our Royal Tour! This is a very popular tour to go through some of the quieter and relaxing areas of Victoria. Thanks so much for your positive review! We always pride ourselves very much on extensive knowledge that...More

Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

We did the tour "Our Very Best (90 Minutes)" an hour before sundown with Kelly as our driver Emily as an interning driver and the beautiful old horse Molly. They picked us up at the hotel (special promo) and we started the tour by saying...More

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HorseCarriage, Manager at Victoria Carriage Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 12 May 2017

Thank you so much for writing such a wonderful detailed review! It is so great to hear that one of our new staff members so early on is doing so well. And Kelly has really been enjoying taking on the responsibility of teaching our new...More

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TASMAN078
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Response from Jose S | Reviewed this property |
While our driver was preparing the horse and carriage for my wife and my ride, a customer walked up to ask questions about arranging a ride the same evening. Our driver explained her availability then asked the customer to... More
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SassySue1977
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Response from Mary B | Reviewed this property |
The $24 is the price if you're on a cruise and buy the tour as part of your cruise package. The company is trying to correct this with Trip Advisor. We had the same question.
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