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Victoria Castles and Neighborhoods Bike Tour

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US$ 39.49
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    What to Expect
    Meet your guide and pick out a cruiser bike that’s a good fit, strap on your helmet and embark on a 2-hour journey exploring Victoria’s flat to rolling terrain. Pedal your way through the city’s diverse landscape and neighborhoods while listening to your informative guide detail the history behind the iconic buildings. Downtown, you’ll cruise along the bustling Inner Harbour, where you’ll watch seaplanes come in for a landing on the glassy waters. Then you’ll venture through the iconic Gates of Harmonious Interest, the entrance to the second oldest Chinatown in North America. Victoria’s Chinatown is a designated National Historic Site.
    Decide for yourself if the beautifully eerie Craigdarroch Castle is truly haunted or not. The historic, 39-room, Scottish Baronial mansion, built in the late 19th century, has made star appearances in movies such as Little Women.
    Relax on the leisure paths through Moss Rock Park and along the scenic Dallas Road waterfront. In Beacon Hill Park, you’ll see a totem pole that towers to an astonishing 127 feet and 7 inches (39 meters); when it was erected, in 1956, it was the tallest in the world. See what local living is like in quaint residential neighborhoods like Cook Street Village, which is lined with overflowing horse chestnut trees and small mom-and-pop shops.
    Gaze at the old houses and tree-lined streets that fill Fernwood, one of Victoria’s most charming neighborhoods. It’s home to many artists and families that congregate in the dynamic community square, giving this area a pulsing sense of character and a touch of quirkiness.
    When the tour ends, your guide can recommend great local restaurants for lunch on your own.
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    All reviews wonderful tour beautiful city great sense of humor highlight of our trip great fun alan chuck sights history questions knowledge
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    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Our tour guide Brynne made the whole trip. She was excited to show off her city and was knowledgeable of it's history. I love she didn't sugar coat the bad stuff but was so proud of the good stuff. Definitely ask for Brynne and she...More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank Road34962046577
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    We did the Castles, Hoods and Legends Tour today with Ilse and it was a fantastic afternoon! The Pedaler bikes were lovely and it was a joy to tour around Victoria, see the neat neighbourhoods, and hear the interesting stories associated with each location. Ilse...More

    Date of experience: July 2019
    Thank WMcCKel
    ChiefPedaler, Owner at The Pedaler, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

    Thanksfr touring with us!

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    We booked directly through the Pedaler website and it was about a 15 minute walk from the cruise port. Our guide was Abby and she made the tour incredibly fun and engaging for all age groups. She was also able to give very good food...More

    Date of experience: July 2019
    Thank Alleycat0318
    ChiefPedaler, Owner at The Pedaler, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

    Abby is a great guide and we are glad you could come out with us. Safe travels!

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Everything about this was easy: the reservation, the rental, the bike ride, the sightseeing. So enjoyable with Ian as our guide.

    Date of experience: July 2019
    Thank twinkletoes7777
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    BRYNNE WAS FANTASTIC! She was extremely knowledgeable and what a great sense of humor! We were 4 adults on a 2 hour private tour. We felt that we got a fabulous history and tour of this beautiful city. She also got to know us so...More

    Date of experience: July 2019
    Thank Kerry D
    ChiefPedaler, Owner at The Pedaler, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

    Thanks! We will be sure to pass on your review to Brynne. Cheers Charles

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    9 November 2018|
    Response from DustyDW | Reviewed this property |
    I didn’t see that they had kid bikes, but recommend you contact them directly to be sure. Very nice people running the bike tour company.
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