About Victoria


Let's have a look around into background of Victoria
  • Province: British Columbia
  • Country: Canada
  • Latitude: 48.433333
  • Longitude: -123.35
  • Time zone: America/Vancouver
  • Current time zone offset: UTC/GMT -7 hours

Weather in Victoria

  • Climate: warm summer Mediterranean climate
  • Best Time to Visit:March to May and September to November

Location

Victoria  is the capital city of the Canadian province of British Columbia, and is located on the southern tip of Vancouver Island off Canada's Pacific coast. The city has a population of 85,792, while the metropolitan area of Greater Victoria has a population of 383,360, making it the 15th most populous Canadian metropolitan area. The city of Victoria is the 7th most densely populated city in Canada with 4,405.8 people per square kilometre, which is a greater population density than Toronto.

Distance from Victoria center to Airport

Airport: Victoria Inner Harbour Airport

Driving Distance: 3 miles / 5 km

Driving Time: 9 minutes, 21 seconds

Languages: Mandarin followed by English

Modes of transport

  • Airport: Victoria Inner Harbour Airport
  • Rail:London Victoria station
  • Road: Bus: Capital City Station

Customs and Tipping

For Restaurants and Bars:

  • Waitress and Bartender – 10 – 15 % of the Bill.

For Hotels:

  • Room Service: TIP 2$ TO 20$
  • Housekeeper: TIP 2$ TO 20$
  • Concierge: Between TIP 2$ TO 20$

Valet Parking:

  • Parking or Returning Car: 10 – 15 % of the Bill.

Nearby Tourist Cities

  • Sydney,
  • Sooke,
  • Port Angeles




Port Angeles

Location

Port Angeles is a city in and the county seat of Clallam County, Washington, United States. With a population of 19,038 as of the 2010 census, it is the largest city in the county.
 

Weather

Climate: mediterranean climate 
Best Time to Visit: June to September
 

Tourist Attractions

Olympic National Park
Feiro Marine Life Center
Port Angeles Fine Art Center
 




Sydney

Location

Sydney is the state capital of New South Wales. It is also the most populous city in Australia and Oceania. The city is located on Australia's eastern coast.

 

Weather
  • Climate:   humid subtropical
  • Best Time to Visit:  December and February (America's winter)
Tourist Attractions
  • Sydney Harbour Bridge
  • The Rocks
  • Darling Harbour

Emergency Contact Numbers in Victoria city

Fire / Police/ Ambulance: 000

Railroad: London Victoria station(+44 343 222 1234)

Airport: Victoria Inner Harbour Airport ((+1) 250-953-7500)

Hospital: Victoria Hospital (080 2670 1150)

Events

Let’s step into extensive list of To Dos in victoria.

  • Heart Of Canada
  • Family:Bonds and belonging
  • Savour Cowichan Festival

Tourist Attractions

  • Butchart Gardens
  • Craigdarroch Castle
  • Victoria Bug Zoo

Theatre & Concerts

  • Cineplex Odeon Victoria Cinemas
  • Vic Theatre
  • Save-On-Foods Memorial Centre

Visit Top Restaurants in Victoria

  • Saveur Restaurant
  • 10 Acres Kitchen
  • Blue Crab Seafood House

Top Shopping Centers in Victoria

  • Mayfair Shopping Centre
  • Bay Centre
  • Hillside Shopping Centre

Museums, Galleries and Gardens

  • Royal British Columbia Museum
  • Beacon Hill Park 
  • Victoria Butterfly Gardens

Iconic Delicacies of Iconic Restros

  • Saveur Restaurant - Brunch
  • 10 Acres Kitchen - Sea Food
  • Blue Crab Seafood House - Crab Cake

Sports Club

  • Quadra Sports & Fitness
  • VSSC: Victoria Sport and Social Club
  • Catalyst Waterfront Fitness Club

Shelling Out Dollars

  • Imported beer: 3.27 C$
  • Taxi: 3.50 C$  
  • 3 BHK (Downtown): 1,987.50 C$
  • Cheap meal:15.00 C$  
  • Gasoline:1.24 C$  
  • 3 course meal: 70.00 C$
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