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  1. Canada
  2. British Columbia
  3. Victoria, British Columbia
  4. Day Trips

From Downtown Vancouver: Luxury Ferry to Victoria

Product ID: 260837
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Make your way from Vancouver to Victoria via luxury cruise onboard the V2V Empress. Enjoy a 3.5-hour scenic cruise through the Southern Gulf Islands in the Pacific Northwest, taking in beautiful coastal views along the way.
About this activity
Duration 3.5 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
Wheelchair accessible
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

Select participants and date:



  • Embark on a 1-way cruise from downtown Vancouver to downtown Victoria
  • Hop aboard the most convenient and comfortable means of traveling to Victoria
  • Spot some local wildlife including bald eagles, seals, and orca whales
  • Choose your fare; travel Premium or Royal
Full description
Cruise the coast in style onboard the V2V Empress from downtown Vancouver to Victoria’s Inner Harbour. Travel hassle-free to Victoria with both departure and arrival points located within walking distance of key hotels, restaurants, shopping, museums, sightseeing services, and local attractions.

Throughout the journey, take in the dramatic beauty of the Pacific Northwest from the comfort of your seat, or enjoy the views from the outdoor sundeck. All passengers have access to complimentary Wi-Fi, as well as individual USB and international power outlets at every seat. Food and beverage services are also provided from the comfort of your seat.

The V2V Empress offers 2 class options to choose from: Premium and Royal. Premium Class on the main deck features locally-sourced food and beverage available for purchase. Royal Class features seating in a smaller, more intimate cabin and includes a light 3-course breakfast, 1 alcoholic beverage, and unlimited non-alcoholic beverages throughout the journey.
  • 1-way cruise to Victoria, BC
  • Reserved seating
  • 1 piece of checked luggage (23kg or less)
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi available on board
  • Royal Class: light 3-course breakfast
What’s Not Included
  • Additional pieces of luggage or items such as bicycles or golf clubs can be added for a fee at check-in
  • Gratuities
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Premium Class: food and beverage (available for purchase)

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Check in at the Vancouver Terminal, located at the Vancouver Harbour Flight Centre, at 1055 Canada Place, past the Olympic Cauldron at Jack Poole Plaza, Waterfront Walkway level 2, 1 level above the Seaplane Terminal and Docks.

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Important information
Know before you go
• There are bathrooms onboard
• Minimum drinking age is 19 years in British Columbia
• Premium Class is wheelchair accessible
• Vessel not suitable for pets; service animals require correct certification
• This is a passenger-only ferry service; no vehicles are allowed
Customer reviews
Overall rating
4.0 / 5
based on 2 reviews
Review summary
Value for money

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V2V Vacations

Product ID: 260837