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Big Bus Victoria

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From April- October every year, whether you want to visit major attractions, spend time shopping or visit some of the finest restaurants, Big Bus Victoria is on the route. Our 90 minutes sightseeing tour with on board commentary gives you the best...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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811 Government St, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 1W8, Canada
Downtown
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+1 888-434-2229
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Reviewed 13 September 2018

There are two “HO HO” bus companies in Victoria – Big Bus and Grayline. Big Bus is a big bust. I’ve never been happier to hop off! Just say “no” to Big Bus and go with Grayline. My wife and I were in Victoria for...More

Thank ltcterry2006
Reviewed 4 September 2018

DO NOT CONDUCT BUSINESS WITH THIS COMPANY. THEY RUINED MY VACATION. As part of a weekend getaway to Victoria, BC from Seattle, I purchased tickets via their website on 8/25 for their "Butchart Gardens Saturday Fireworks Combo" that evening. I arrived at the pickup point...More

Thank Ethan L
Reviewed 4 September 2018

With limited time in Victoria, we wanted to do a bus tour to see the highlights and give us an idea of where to go on our own. This was a great choice - reasonably priced, very friendly staff, and a great route and commentary....More

1  Thank Erin H
Reviewed 2 September 2018

I've been on Hop /Hop off buses in many cities with audio tapes to give you historical info as we drove by - not so on this bus. The driver shouts points of interest as we drive by. There are other companies with newer buses...More

Thank Denise227
Reviewed 31 August 2018

The bus is OLD and not comfortable at all. The seats are so tiny that you cannot sit forward and still have space for your legs. The driver kept turning off the recording (which was quite interesting) so he could shout stuff at us that...More

Thank Kweega
Reviewed 28 August 2018

I had an expired groupon that said the money I had paid for it could be applied to another ticket any time in the future. I went the day ahead to ask if that was true and if they would exchange my expired groupon for...More

Thank smithkarenlouise
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

We booked a city tour through Expedia on Big Bus Tours in Victoria. Our tour time was 7:30 pm. We waited in a long line for almost an hour. Two buses came which they filled. Then they finally told the rest of us that they...More

Thank knitter77
Reviewed 27 July 2018

What a gorgeous city! We picked the Big Bus Victoria because it had an open top but wasn't a double-decker. Our driver did a great job showing us around town and drove like a sane human being. My only real complaint was that he didn't...More

1  Thank Lea F
Reviewed 16 July 2018

A great way to see all the important views of the city. We did the whole tour at first then stopped off at our preffered sites that we wished to explore more.

1  Thank ilovetouring
Reviewed 1 July 2018

We have taken a lot of hop on hop offs. I believe this one was a little less organized than others I have taken. The bus are old and it is very noisy in the back which is opened. I like the drivers to make...More

2  Thank Yolande B
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