Chinatown, Victoria
(2.5/5 based on 600+ reviews on the web)
Visit Chinatown to see the oldest Chinese district in Canada. The quarter dates back to 1858, after the discovery of gold in Fraser canyon brought an influx of immigrants to British Columbia. Step into the past as you explore the narrow alleyways and historical buildings of the compact neighborhood. Take a guided tour to learn more about the area's history and the life of Chinese Canadians through the years. Visit charming shops and restaurants, discover hidden gems, sample delicious treats, or purchase a quirky souvenir. Put Chinatown and other Victoria attractions into our Victoria trip builder, and watch your holiday take shape.
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  • Some very nice selections for Dim sum and prices are reasonable. There are good choices and prices are moderate. 
  • When you are in Victoria, you really should visit Chinatown. Lots of places to eat and shop. I really enjoyed the little shops. Because I spent 10 months working in Victoria, I visited Chinatown frequ...  more »
  • Our visit to Victoria, BC in late September of this year saw us staying at Swans Hotel & Brewpub, itself on the edge of Chinatown. We found this rather compact Chinatown to be a busy and charming litt...  more »