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Good for Checking Out Downtown

Wharf Street has lots to see for window shopping and one side of the street will eventually be the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
ProfAragon
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Victoria, Canada
via mobile
Busy must see area of the city

Always something to entertain, people watching, whale watching, restaurants, craft vendors... read more

Reviewed September 14, 2017
Coreen S
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Canmore, Canada
via mobile
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Seaside street lined with shops, art galleries, cafes and restaurants.
  • Excellent41%
  • Very good47%
  • Average11%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“great street” (4 reviews)
“blue fish” (3 reviews)
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Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
Downtown

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wharf Street has lots to see for window shopping and one side of the street will eventually be the inner harbour. If you’re hungry, go to Nautical Nellie’s and you can sit on the side facing the street.

Thank ProfAragon
Reviewed September 14, 2017 via mobile

Always something to entertain, people watching, whale watching, restaurants, craft vendors, aircraft, ferries, water craft of all sorts. Very busy touristy central area, working area of the city with the beautiful views of Washington State Mtns, walk to Ogden point to see the cruise ships,...More

Thank Coreen S
Reviewed September 12, 2017

Stayed in an Air B&B here, top location. Nearby shops & Dining A nice pleasant walk to the Parliament House. Well covered by Bus in most locations along Wharf St.

Thank joeant
Reviewed August 24, 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed walking along the wharf and just taking in the neighbouring sites. Enjoyed watching the antics of a harbour seal whilst fishermen were cleaning their catch. Ate at the locally loved red fish, blue fish. Saw the leg... a great day!

Thank Lesley K
Reviewed August 9, 2017

So many restaurants to choose from! Access to Broughton Sqaure, the marina where you can catch the water taxi. Down on the dock is also Red Fish, Blue Fish - highly recommended by all - but be warned the line up is always an hour...More

Thank Sylvie B
Reviewed August 7, 2017

This is a popular spot with tourists (ourselves included). When cruise ships are in, it's even busier. If you don't mind the crowds, it's something everyone should see while in Victoria.

Thank Brenda P
Reviewed August 5, 2017

WE has a group from our family . visit Gold stream campground . It is situated within the rainforest close to Victoria . It has all the amenities except no power on site . . was the only draw back . One could hike to...More

Thank Karen F
Reviewed July 27, 2017

Lots of walking, if your not used to walking a lot take a tour bus or a horse carriage tour, it was are first time there so we didn't know any better.

Thank Steve A
Reviewed July 26, 2017

Harbour views, wonderful old buildings, some interesting shops, lots of places to eat or drink...who could ask for anything more? Also, less crowded and touristy than Government street.

1  Thank busyeater
Reviewed July 26, 2017

Love this location as you can take a casual stroll along the Inner Harbour or stop to enjoy a cool beverage at one of the waterside pubs. Kids can enjoy the some tasty ice cream, as you can find a couple of shops in the...More

Thank sashakeena
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