Pre-conference: Experience Victoria

NOTE: Experience Victoria events are now sold out. Thank you for your interest.

Are you looking to learn more about the people, land and wildlife of the Victoria area? Join fellow All In attendees on a local adventure by signing up for one of our Experience Victoria excursions happening on June 6 as a part of our pre-conference programming. Because these experiences take place in different parts of Victoria, transportation will be included in each activity fee. Requests for refunds will be considered on a case-by-case basis until April 15th.

Whale watching

Maximum 50 participants

Start your day with an enriching and inspiring nature-viewing experience. This four hour West Coast whale and wildlife watching tour takes place on a semi-covered catamaran “4 Ever Wild” — offering multiple outdoor and inside viewing options, two washrooms, seating and much more.

Mount Douglas guided hike

Maximum 15 participants
Degree of difficulty: Moderate

Take a guided hike through the largest park in the Saanich area. Mount Douglas offers a spectacular 360-degree view of the area around Victoria, including east to Haro Strait, north and west through Saanich, and south towards downtown Victoria.

Bike tour: Highlights of Victoria

Minimum 6 participants. Maximum 24 participants

The Highlight Tour is total immersion into the West Coast + local Victoria experience. This two hour tour takes you to the BC Legislature, Beacon Hill Park, the Historic Downtown and Chinatown.

Canadian Forces Base Esquimalt

Maximum 45 people

Tour CFB Esquimalt, Canada’s Pacific Coast naval base and home port to Maritime Forces Pacific and Joint Task Force Pacific Headquarters. CFB Esquimalt was first established as a military installation by the Royal Navy in 1855, and has been serving the Royal Canadian Navy since its inception in 1910. This is a unique opportunity to have a historical tour of Dockyard and visit a warship.

Victoria’s story: Discover the past walking tours

Minimum 50 people

This 90 minute tour has woven together the facts and characters (and ghost or two!) of Victoria’s most intriguing moments, bringing history to life. Enjoy the vibrancy along the crowded sidewalks and narrow alleys of Victoria’s Chinatown, as well as public art in the form of murals, fountains, statues and banners.