A must-see attraction when visiting Vancouver Island! Butchart Gardens is a group of floral display gardens in Brentwood Bay, just a 20-minute drive from our location. The gardens receive close to a million visitors each year.
Butchart Gardens have been designated a National Historic Site of Canada due to their international renown. It offers 22 ha (55 acres) of wonderful floral display. Each year over a million bedding plants in some 900 varieties give you uninterrupted bloom from March through October. Almost a million people visit annually for spring’s colourful flowering bulbs; summer’s riot of colour, entertainment and Saturday Fireworks; fall’s russets and golds; the Magic of Christmas’ decorations; and winter’s peacefulness.