Air New Zealand Activities

Victoria by Seaplane and Ferry from Vancouver

122 Reviews

  • Location: Vancouver, Canada
  • Duration: Flexible (approx.)
  • Tour code: 3020_VAN9A

Reviewed by: Stuart A, August 2014

Wonderful experience

Reviewed by: James H, July 2014

The sea plane and Victoria Island are wonderful. The 45 minute bus ride to the ferry that then took us back to Vancover (11/2 Hours) then a 45 minute bus ride to the hotel was not expected. It went fine. The ferry had a good buffet.

Reviewed by: Angela L, July 2014

Flying in a seaplane was the most amazing experience. We were very fortunate as it was a beautiful sunny calm day. My husband got to sit in the co-pilot's seat which was an added bonus. The trip back on the ferry was very pleasant. All in all we had a fabulous day.

Reviewed by: paul l, June 2014

Everything was exactly as described,fantastic day

Reviewed by: Vanessa V, May 2014

Great experience - smooth ride on seaplane and back on ferry. Victoria is lovely and worth visiting for the day.

Reviewed by: Richard L, United Kingdom, January 2014

First time on a seaplane, and what a great experience! Cloudless blue sky, not a breath of wind and sitting next to the pilot - what's not to like? The journey from Vancouver to Victoria was about 40 minutes with superb clear-as-a-bell views over north and west Vancouver, Vancouver Island and the approach into Victoria harbour. I didn't realise that Victoria is the capital of British Colombia, but it is. After spending a few hours in the city, there was a 40 minutes coach drive to the BC Ferries terminal at Sydney, then a 90 minutes boat journey back to south Vancouver. An added bonus was seeing a pod of 6 'killer' whales pass by the ferry boat on the starboard side. This was a great trip and one I would highly recommend, although maybe I wouldn't have said that if the wind had been high or visibility not so good.

Reviewed by: Vivienne S, December 2013

Great flight however I would return by air and not the ferry as it would give more time to explore the Island and town.

From NZD289.55

View price calendar



1.

Select Travel Date

Flexible date guarantee


2.

Enter total number of travelers:

What's this, and can I change it?

Please note: After your purchase is confirmed we will email you a link to your voucher.
What's this?

Tour code: 3020_VAN9A