Just around the corner from Victoria’s Inner Harbour, Fisherman’s Wharf is a
jewel waiting to be discovered.
You’ll find fathoms of fun for the whole family,
and it’s all just a few minutes away from downtown.
Our Webcam at Fishermans Wharf
Set sail for Fisherman’s Wharf aboard a Victoria Harbour Ferry, or take the
short, 10 minute walk from the Inner Harbour. Whichever way you choose to get
there, you’ll uncover a treasure chest full of fun afloat.
Fisherman’s Wharf is full of life, with plenty for visitors
to see and do:
Admire majestic views of Victoria’s Inner Harbour
Marvel at unique and picturesque houseboats
Buy your the catch-of-the-day, fresh from the ocean
View a movie about Fisherman's Wharf
Treasure hunting is fun and exciting! And this hidden treasure is easy to find.
Sip a foaming cappuccino, latte or other hot beverage
Dine on fish and chips while watching fishermen at work
Embark on an exciting whale watching adventure
Cool-off with a tasty and delicious ice cream cone
On site parking available
Fisherman’s Wharf is a photographer’s dream! So bring your camera to capture
images of fishing boats, pleasure craft, sea planes and more.
Visit these merchants at Fisherman’s Wharf
Barbs Fish & Chips • (250) 384-6515
Treat your family to GREAT SEAFOOD at BARB’S PLACE FISH &
CHIPS and Seafood Restaurant. Choices like deep fried or grilled
Halibut; Oyster, Fish & Beef Burgers; Green & Caesar Salads;
Vancouver Island’s Best Seafood Chowder & of course our WORLD
FAMOUS FISH & CHIPS. 10 a.m. till Dark – Takeout or Dockside. www.barbsplace.ca
The Fish Store • (250) 383-6462
For over 25 years we have been selling the “catch of the day”. Fresh
Halibut, Salmon, Crab and more, all caught in local waters by local
fisherman. Open year-round, 7 days a week from 10AM till 6PM. We
package for travel.
Excellent food at the Fish Store
Greater Victoria Harbour Authority
Moorage: toll-free: 877.783.8300 (North America)
Excellent moorage facilities for fishing and recreational vessels. Both
petrol and diesel fuel are available from the Victoria Marine Fuels dock
located on site. Greater Victoria Harbour Authority.
Serves up some of Victoria's best bratwurst, hot dogs and many other
specials. Check them out!
Hi-Gear Crab Sales • (250) 361-5846
Follow the signs to our fishing vessel “Hi-Gear”. We catch and sell the
finest crabs at “fisherman direct” prices. As a fixture at Fisherman’s
since 1984, the captain and crew always have time to clean your
“catch” and offer cooking tips. So check out the fishing fleet and
capture some Hi-Gear crab.
Jackson’s Ice Cream Float • (250) 383-0057
Jackson’s Ice Cream Float is located on the docks at Funky Fisherman’s
Wharf. Victoria’s only floating ice cream store! Serving sixteen flavors
of scooped ice cream, gelato sorbetto and soft ice cream. All products
are locally made. Open 11 am till dark all summer long.
The "chocolate twist" soft ice cream in the chocolate waffle cone is the best!
Moka House at Shoal Point• (250) 386-1313
110-19 Dallas Road, Victoria, BC V8V 5A6 •
Come sit by the fire and relax in our comfy chairs. Enjoy organic, Fair
Trade coffees and Espresso based beverages while having a light snack
or some hearty soup. We’re just steps away from the wharf with a
beautiful view of the inner harbour.
Sea King Adventures • (250) 381-4173
Shop for marine tours and treasures on board our floating Ocean
Adventure Center. Featuring guaranteed whale watching tours with
the legendary Captain Ron, we also offer adventures such as fishing,
kayaking, sailing, cruising and custom charters. Our selection of gift
ware includes shells, clothing, sculpture, jewelry, art cards, local crafts,
souvenirs and more! www.seaking.ca
Victoria Harbour Ferry • (250) 708-0201
Every moment is a “Kodak’ moment on a Harbour Ferry Tour. Our
tours feature marinas, floating homes, Fisherman’s Wharf, floatplanes,
the Coast Guard Station, Olympic Mountains, lots of seabirds and
often seals or otters. We sail a fleet of world renowned little boats
throughout the Harbour and surrounding waterways.”
"The Legendary Captain" Ron King, Owner
Operator of Sea King Adventures, has over 35 years of experience in the
beautiful waters around Victoria and Vancouver Island. He is a certified
Master Skipper with The distinction of being Victoria's most
knowledgeable marine naturalist and conservationist .
Since starting SeaKing Adventures in 1995
Ron boasts a perfect safety record.
Born and raised in Victoria, Captain Ron has
over 30 years of professional marine experience - including 25 years of
commercial fishing and 11 years whale watching.
Like his father before him, going to sea is the only life he’s known. He began
his career as a deckhand on board his father’s fishing boat "Five Kings II" at
the tender age of 11. By the time he was 20, he owned and operated his first
fishing vessel, "Aquarius".
In 1995, with the commercial fishery in
decline, he discovered his passion and purpose in whale watching and founded
SeaKing Adventures Inc.
Because SeaKing Adventures is Victoria’s only 100% family owned and
operated marine tour company, Ron’s commitment to quality, safety and
satisfaction is guaranteed! His central location on board the vessel allows him
to provide Victoria’s most comprehensive fully narrated, totally interactive and
personalized tours. Boasting a spotless safety record and sightings guarantee,
Ron’s qualifications and experience combine to make him the city’s premier
Our vessel can accommodate groups of 12
comfortably and is Canadian Coast Guard inspected annually. The soft riding boat
has comfy leather seats, an onboard toilet and is equipped with all the latest
in GPS, radar and communications apparatus. Safety survival suits are
supplied for each passenger.
Passengers can all expect a exciting,
educational, safe and comfortable tour of the area whales and wildlife.