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Victoria Daily Life Walking Tour (Self Guided), Victoria

Victoria is a major tourist destination located in British Columbia and is known to contain some of the finest British style architecture in Canada. The tour below will take you through some of the day to day routine of the locals, so enjoy!
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Victoria Daily Life Walking Tour Map

Guide Name: Victoria Daily Life Walking Tour
Guide Location: Canada » Victoria (See other walking tours in Victoria)
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Sightseeing)
# of Attractions: 5
Tour Duration: 1 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 2.9 Km or 1.8 Miles
Author: alice
Sight(s) Featured in This Guide:
  • Fort Street
  • First Metropolitan United Church
  • George Jay Elementary School
  • Royal Athletic Park
  • Roxy Theater
Fort Street

1) Fort Street

Fort Street is a very beautiful walking area also known as Antique Row, full of restored old houses. Also, between Blanshard and Linden Avenue you will find a lot of wonderful antique shops, art galleries and specialty homes.
First Metropolitan United Church

2) First Metropolitan United Church

The First Metropolitan United Church is both a major tourist attraction and a popular congregation among the faithful. The building was constructed in 1915 and came to have its present name after the merger, in 1997, of the Metropolitan United Church and the First United Church. Besides its regular services, the church organizes many interesting activities for locals like seminars, musical and children’s events, social events, etc.
George Jay Elementary School

3) George Jay Elementary School

George Jay Elementary School is a very old local school in Victoria, its history going back to 1909. It used to be one of the biggest elementary schools in British Columbia. The school continues to attract students. A book about the history of the school was recently published.
Royal Athletic Park

4) Royal Athletic Park

Royal Athletic Park is a multi-purpose, fully lit stadium. It is primarily used for baseball, soccer, softball and football, but also hosts special events, such as the annual Great Canadian Beer Festival.

The park has a permanent seating capacity of 4,247. Depending on its configuration and the event, it can hold a larger capacity, often listed as a max capacity of 9,247. Temporary bleachers were added to expand seating for the 2007 FIFA U-20 World Cup games. An announced total of 14,500 was later altered to 10,500, as temporary grandstands were not erected behind the goal on the east side.

Opening hours: Monday – Tuesday: 6 pm - 7 pm; Wednesday – Thursday: 4 pm - 8 pm; Friday – Sunday: 11 am - 8 pm

"(The above description is based on Wikipedia under Creative Common License)"
Sight description based on wikipedia
Roxy Theater

5) Roxy Theater

Roxy Theater is a local movie theater popular among locals. It has a pretty interesting program and all the regular facilities of a movie theater. Also, they have some discounts for weekends.

Walking Tours in Victoria, British Columbia

Create Your Own Walk in Victoria

Create Your Own Walk in Victoria

Creating your own self-guided walk in Victoria is easy and fun. Choose the city attractions that you want to see and a walk route map will be created just for you. You can even set your hotel as the start point of the walk.
Best Museums and Art Galleries of Victoria

Best Museums and Art Galleries of Victoria

Victoria has some of the most interesting and fascinating museums dedicated to history, nature and arts. It is also a city with the most amazing and interesting art galleries, featuring art work from different times and places. Take the walking tour below to see some of the most famous art galleries in Victoria.

Tour Duration: 1 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 1.7 Km or 1.1 Miles
Downtown Nightlife

Downtown Nightlife

Victoria's nightlife is diverse and bursting with vitality. We propose that you take a walk through some of the most interesting nightclubs in Victoria and choose the one that suits your taste the best.

Tour Duration: 1 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 2.0 Km or 1.2 Miles
Best Known Religious Sights of Victoria

Best Known Religious Sights of Victoria

Victoria located in British Columbia has a rich history and interesting people to tell it. It also has some outstanding religious sights. We offer, below, a tour that will take you through some of the most interesting religious places in Victoria.

Tour Duration: 1 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 2.1 Km or 1.3 Miles
Beautiful Architecture Walking Tour

Beautiful Architecture Walking Tour

Victoria is among the most British of cities in North America. It is famous for its green areas and beautiful gardens and parks. There are some outstanding architectural structures that you can visit too. In the tour that follows, take a look at some of the most visited architectural sites in Victoria.

Tour Duration: 2 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 3.8 Km or 2.4 Miles
Victoria Introduction Walk

Victoria Introduction Walk

Victoria, the capital of British Columbia, is a popular tourist destination in large part for its marvelous Victorian architecture, such as the stately Craigdarroch Castle mansion, museums, galleries and other attractions attesting to the city's British colonial past and more. Follow this orientation walk to see some of Victoria's main tourist attractions.

Tour Duration: 3 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 5.6 Km or 3.5 Miles
Victoria Kids Entertainment Tour

Victoria Kids Entertainment Tour

Victoria is the capital city of British Columbia and a major tourist destination. There is a range of fascinating attractions for your children. Just take the tour below and visit some of these attractions that will entertain your children for sure.

Tour Duration: 1 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 1.5 Km or 0.9 Miles