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Victoria, BC, Canada : Inner Harbour
The Inner Harbour is the "Hub" of activity, attractions and commerce in Victoria. The harbour is centrally located in the city centre of Victoria, BC, Canada providing easy access to many of the most popular tourism activities, sightseeing attractions and downtown Victoria shops and stores.
The horseshoe shaped Inner Harbour is anchored around a marina and surrounded by a cement tiered promenade walkway. The Victoria marina is home to large yachts, motorboats and sailboats... and is also a meeting point for activity companies like kayak tours, whale watching tours, fishing charters and ferry sightseeing cruises.
The cement promenade walkway circles the harbour and consists of two levels. The lower level promenade is a pedestrian walkway developed with gardens, cement barriers, grass lawns, outdoor patio restaurants and sitting benches.
The upper promenade is located at street level. From the upper level one can access the unique shops and stores of Government Street, the grounds of the historic Empress Hotel, the Provincial Legislative Buildings, the Undersea Gardens and Beacon Hill Park.
During the days of summer the Inner Harbour is always busy with people sightseeing, relaxing, shopping, taking pictures, having lunch and touring. All the while there are numerous musicians performing and street vendors selling their goods.
Some of the travel services include accommodations, restaurants, banks, specialty gift stores, tours, guides, attractions, coffee shops, marina, air base, art galleries, internet USA ferry and museums.
At night the Inner Harbour is also the social centre of the downtown area with pubs, theatre and dance clubs.
The Victoria Inner Harbour is within walking distance from Ogden Point (cruise ship docks), Dallas Road (popular sightseeing walkway and storm watching destination) and China Town (Canada's first).
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