Visit the Royal BC Museum, Beacon Hill Park, Craigdarroch Castle and British Colombia Parliament Buildings. You may also love The Butchart Gardens, Inner Harbour and Whale Watching Tours. Enjoy the picturesque downtown and Chinatown.
Victoria is the capital of British Colombia. It is located on the southern tip of Vancouver Island of Canada's pacific coast. It is about 100 km from Vancouver, BC. Victoria is one of the oldest cities in the Pacific Northwest. Known as "The Garden City", Victoria is an attractive city and a popular tourism destination with a thriving technology sector that has risen to be its largest revenue-generating private industry.
The city has a population of 85,792. Victoria is the 7th most densely populated city in Canada with 4,405.8 people per square kilometre, which is a greater population density than Toronto. Victoria is known for its disproportionately large retiree population.