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Fisherman's Wharf

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Open Now: 9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
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Just around the corner from Victoria's Inner Harbour, Fisherman's Wharf is a hidden treasure waiting to be discovered. This unique marine destination offers food kiosks, unique shops and eco-tour adventures in the heart of the working harbour...more
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Suggested Duration:1-2 hours
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1 Dallas Rd, Victoria, British Columbia V8V 0B2, Canada
Downtown
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Walking around downtown and decided to explore Fisherman’s Wharf. It was pouring, yet we still enjoyed this area. I’m sure it’s bustling during spring & summer months. The ships and restaurants were closed. I love the boat houses! We walked up and down the piers...More

Date of experience: January 2020
Thank TereseRC
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

House boats? No. More like floating homes permanently moored to the shore. Colourful rows of individual houses lining Fisherman's Wharf literally steps away from evening fast food stalls. Some of these cleverly compact floating dwellings are for rental. Do these houses rock? In an emotional...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank DaiWynn
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Wharf is not large but had some nice places to eat. The architecture is also interesting. A short walk from downtown provides a nice place to grab lunch or a snack. Good fish n chips

Date of experience: December 2019
Thank bearowl
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went here for the eagle wing whale wstching tour about the only place else open was a small mexican restuarant. Cool place with all the house boats and floating shops.

Date of experience: December 2019
Thank Q4979RBmarkh
Reviewed November 29, 2019

This is an easy walk from town, along the water’s edge for some of the way, to a little wharf with cute house boats arranged around a group of takeaway type eateries, There are a variety of eateries from fish and chips (with a glass...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank John D
Reviewed November 26, 2019

If you have seen Fisherman's wharf in San Francisco, plan to be disappointed. It's fine if you stumble upon the pier - take a walk. We are there in June 2018 & I assume nothing has changed.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Jack G
Reviewed November 24, 2019

I always have to walk the sea wall to Fishermans wharf. They are currently repairing it so there is a detour but always a great place to walk around. I love to look at the houseboats and have fish and chips in season.

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank Tmm68
Reviewed November 13, 2019 via mobile

This is a very small fisherman's wharf but a great place to spend an hour or two. A couple of fish and chip shops and a Mexican shop, some unique and fun float homes, and the occasional seal are mainly what you will ind here.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank ElaineW1894
Reviewed November 11, 2019

Fishermans Wharfs is high on the list of every traveller to Victoria island. Its a quirky place with unusual wooden houseboats set around the wooden wharf. You can walk up and down the boats and have a nosey look at people living in the boats....More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank ashley s
Reviewed November 7, 2019

Lovely quaint little place. Went Whale Watching from here, fantastic experience. Would definitely go back

Date of experience: June 2019
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Derrick T
August 14, 2019|
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Response from njgramps | Reviewed this property |
We were there at night so don't know
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Jerry S
October 12, 2017|
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Response from jimjeffrey10 | Reviewed this property |
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tomvanos
March 25, 2017|
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Response from TootsieBones | Reviewed this property |
we were staying quite close to fisherman's wharf so we were able to walk. sorry
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