Two majestic Percherons will pull your trolley through one of Victoria's oldest residential neighborhood as you start your tour of this charming capital city. Your tour will take you past Beacon Hill Park, the Inner Harbor and along the scenic waterfront drive. Your trolley is open-sided, reminiscent of days gone by and for your full viewing pleasure. Warm blankets for your comfort and a canvas topper on the trolley will protect you from sun or rain as you wind your way through town at a horse-drawn pace.
Board the horse-drawn trolley at the cruise ship terminal and begin a scenic tour through the picturesque city of Victoria. Gaze out at the Inner Harbor and see the classic tall ships and sleek sailing vessels that dot the horizon. Your trolley will meander through the historic neighborhood of James Bay where you will marvel at the old world architecture of the Parliament Buildings. Continue through the heart of Victoria, Beacon Hill Park and take in the beauty of the colorful wild flowers and lush foliage that fragrant this 154-acre haven. Your tour offers views of such scenic splendors as the Olympic Mountains and the Strait of Juan de Fuca before circling through Victoria's residential areas with an impressive variety of craft homes and gardens. Return to the ship via the Inner Harbor. One hour in length, this tour is suited for those who wish to devote time to independent sightseeing or an additional excursion.
Participants must not weigh more than 350 pounds or be taller than 84-inches tall, and must be able to negotiate a 2-foot step up into the trolley. Warm layered clothing is recommended, as the trolleys are open-sided and therefore vulnerable to blowing wind and rain.