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Victoria Carriage Tours

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600 Menzies Street | Corner of Menzies and Belleville, Victoria, British Columbia V8M 1G8, Canada
+1 877-663-2207
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US$25.66*
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The Royal Carriage Tour
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The Mission of Victoria Carriage Tours is to provide an unforgettable horse-drawn carriage experience for our customers. This will be accomplished by providing our customers with a high degree of quality in our carriages, uniforms, decorations, and other amenities and extras. Key to our success will be our professional, courteous, and informative drivers and tour guides.
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  • Average8%
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600 Menzies Street | Corner of Menzies and Belleville, Victoria, British Columbia V8M 1G8, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Victoria Carriage Rides was a pleasure. We had a young lady as our tour guide. She told us this was her first season as a carriage tour guide. She was friendly, and knowledgeable about the history of Victoria and the horses. We chose the 30...More

Thank John K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We took the hour long Royal Tour with Taylor and Dolly. It was a lovely tour past a few of the major sites, around the primary historic homes area and through the park. We requested a relaxed tour format from Taylor--she gave us the standard...More

Thank KJCM610
HorseCarriage, General Manager at Victoria Carriage Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Wonderful to hear that you enjoyed the experience! Taylor is a valuble member of our carriage team and we are pleased to hear that she provided a well informed tour. The same goes for Dolly, who is a favourite among both customers and our drivers....More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The tour bus we were on earlier in the day, would never be as good as the young girl drive and the wonderful horse Matthew , they were so friendly and knowledgeable about Victoria I would recommend them to anyone traveling to Victoria

Thank Gregory L
HorseCarriage, General Manager at Victoria Carriage Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for the review Gregory! In regards to Matthew, we take tremendous pride in how hard of a worker he is. And again, thank you for taking the time to provide a review!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The tour is one of the must take in Victoria. The guy at the boot is very friendly and very informative, our tour guide, Montana, was very kind, smart, and beautiful young lady, and made the tour memorable. Thank you Victoriacarraige tours.

Thank Esmail E
HorseCarriage, General Manager at Victoria Carriage Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Great to see that you enjoyed the carriage experience! In regards to your tour guide, Montana has been on our team for a couple years now and we are happy to hear that she provided a memorable tour.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Bronwyn was amazing. Funny, informative and absolutely fantastic. My husband and I thoroughly enjoyed every minute of our 60 minute ride with her and Moon. Would definitely do it again!

Thank Cathy B
HorseCarriage, General Manager at Victoria Carriage Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for the review Cathy, glad to hear that you were over the "Moon" with our tour! Bronwyn is a wonderful and hardworking member of our team and we are pleased that she provided a great tour for you and your husband.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our 2 adult daughters purchased trip as a birthday gift for my husband and I, and they accompanied us. We are life-long Victoria residents; but this tour of historic buildings and tourist highlights gave us an even deeper appreciation for our city. Our driver, Morgan,...More

Thank lmcoates43
HorseCarriage, General Manager at Victoria Carriage Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for the review Imcoates43! Its always a pleasure to see that even locals can enjoy the carriage experience that we can provide. We are also pleased to hear that Morgan provided an in-depth and insightful tour into the history of our prolific city. Morgan...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I booked this through the cruise ship and there wasn't a trolley waiting for us when we arrived at the correct time. Nor was there anyone there to explain how long we'd have to wait or what was going on. Sounds like there was an...More

Thank Trishyco
HorseCarriage, General Manager at Victoria Carriage Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your review about your trolley ride. Trolley's are available through the cruise lines only in the summertime. You must book it with them, we do not accept any outside reservations. On this particular day, you are correct, another cruise ship came in...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

These rides are expensive but there are different lengths of rides for different budgets. We did a 45 tour and it did drag a bit in parts, so maybe 30 minutes. The driver/guide was great and full of interesting information. The carriage was comfortable. It...More

Thank tshep42
HorseCarriage, General Manager at Victoria Carriage Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We do have several lengths of rides so there is something for everyone to pick from that suits their needs. Our Carriage drivers love to share all the history of Victoria with everyone.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were in Victoria for the day we were a little tired from an extended vacation but we still wanted to see the sights. We decided on a carriage ride. Bronwyn was the carriage driver and Moon was the horse. It was a beautiful ride...More

Thank Barbara C
HorseCarriage, General Manager at Victoria Carriage Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind words. Yes, Bronwyn and Moon are amazing: both highly valued on our team. She will be thrilled to read your review.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We took a horse and carriage ride with this company and I cannot say enough great things about it! We came to the town via the Carnival Legend cruise ship. Our tour guide was Hannah and our horse was Duke and they were both fantastic!...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
HorseCarriage, General Manager at Victoria Carriage Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

You are right, Duke is a charmer! Hannah as well is fanastic! Together you have a dynamic team taking you on a magical carriage ride thru Victoria. Thank you for your delightful review hope to see you again!

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TASMAN078
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Response from Jose S | Reviewed this property |
While our driver was preparing the horse and carriage for my wife and my ride, a customer walked up to ask questions about arranging a ride the same evening. Our driver explained her availability then asked the customer to... More
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SassySue1977
7 August 2016|
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Response from Mary B | Reviewed this property |
The $24 is the price if you're on a cruise and buy the tour as part of your cruise package. The company is trying to correct this with Trip Advisor. We had the same question.
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