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1461 Benvenuto Ave, Central Saanich, British Columbia V8M 1J5 Canada
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Victoria Guided Food and History Tour
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Victoria Guided Food and History Tour

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Eat and drink your way through historic Victoria on a gourmet walking tour that explores the city’s key sites. From Victoria Public Market to the Parliament Buildings, make stops to sample craft beer, chocolate, cheese, tea, and other local treats. It’s a delicious way to combine sightseeing with Victoria’s most delicious flavors, with both morning and afternoon departures available.
US$52.59 per adult
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Amy K wrote a review Apr. 7
Cochrane, Canada23 contributions5 helpful votes
Not a huge place, but lots of butterflies with turtles, tortoises, parrots, frogs, flamingo and an iguana. Also a small insect viewing area before you enter. Small but well maintained. We enjoyed it more than the Butchart Gardens and very reasonably priced.
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Date of experience: April 2021
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CPRX wrote a review Oct. 2020
Vancouver, Canada35 contributions40 helpful votes
Small venue, but my whole family (kids 4 and 5 yo) loved it for what it had to offer. The small bug section (“insectarium”?) at the very beginning was particularly fascinating because of the incredible working ants display and the very large bugs on display. Expensive at full price for small size of venue and potentially short length of stay. However, we had a 20% off coupon and made the most of our experience. We enjoyed how unique some aspects such as watching cocoons hatch, etc. Great for little kids or butterfly enthusiasts. Made our kids’ day.
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Date of experience: October 2020
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Peter W wrote a review Oct. 2020
7 contributions5 helpful votes
Small facility with not many butterflies compared to other similar attractions we have visited. 30 minutes at most.
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Date of experience: October 2020
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Response from VicBG, Manager at Victoria Butterfly Gardens
Responded Oct. 14, 2020
thank you for your feedback. We are sorry to hear you did not enjoy your visit. Our facility is one of the largest in North America at 12,000sq feet of indoor tropical rainforest environment and houses more than 3000 butterflies all year long, as well as a variety of birds, reptiles and much more. The sunnier the day, the more flight activity you will see and many of our guests spend over an hour discovering all the wonders the gardens have to offer as they take multiple laps around the gardens. We hope you will return for another jungle adventure and please feel free to ask any of our staff any questions you might have during your visit!
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mariedesjardins wrote a review Sep. 2020
Prince George, Canada6,219 contributions350 helpful votes
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Awesome array of butterflies living in a tropical environment. The feeding stations weren’t available to guests but sometimes the birds would land on guest’s shoulders. There were parrots and an iguana too. The butterflies were fluttering freely. The gift shop has some nice gifts. Fun for all visitors.
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Date of experience: August 2020
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Naden A wrote a review Aug. 2020
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada5 contributions1 helpful vote
If you love the jungle look, plants, butterfly, birds and fish pond, this is the place to be! It's worth the money I paid for $17. From the entrance that is very welcoming landscape to friendly staff. I love the settings of Waterfalls, Budhas meditation center. The tropical vegetations and plants. I love the unique bugs and insects, beautiful butterflies, turtles , parrots, maccaw birds, flamingo, iguana and koi! A beautiful place to relax and meditate! I was lost in the moment! Great feeling❤😍❤
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Date of experience: August 2020
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