Experience views of the British Columbia legislature and the historical buildings of the James Bay residential district.
Escape the noise and traffic of downtown by taking this popular tour through a 155 acre oasis of stunning floral gardens, elegant fountains and natural landscapes, and return through the historic James Bay residential district.
Travel into the heart of the historic James Bay residential district to see amazing heritage homes, and enjoy panoramic waterfront views of the Olympic Mountains in Washington State.
Enjoy the fabulous Beacon Hill Park tour with breathtaking waterfront views of the snow-capped Olympic Mountains and the historic James Bay residential district.
Relish in the beauty of Beacon Hill Park and waterfront views of the Olympic Mountains, and then choose to travel either into Old Towne or through one of Victoria’s most beautiful residential areas, Rockland (choice is subject to availability).
Relax with your loved one to the gentle sound of hoof beats while you a transported by the major highlights of Victoria. This tour includes either flowers or chocolates and is the perfect way to say “I love you”.
Our Cinderella-style carriages are the perfect accompaniment to your wedding day. You could also consider arriving on horseback for a unique experience. Our services are limitless, so call us for more information or to discuss your ideas!
The bride and three attendants can comfortably arrive in style to the ceremony or reception in one of our horse-drawn carriages. Or, for an even grander entrance we are happy to accommodate the entire wedding party. We can drop off to most downtown Victoria locations, or call us to discuss other sites.
After the Ceremony
Allow us to provide some privacy while you are leisurely transported to your chosen location. A private carriage will provide you and your love some time to enjoy one another – before being swarmed by 200 well-wishing guests! Alternatively, if you would like to provide a unique service to your guests, allow us to transport them from the ceremony to the reception via horse-drawn carriages or wagons. (Please note that this service is most effective if both your wedding and reception are in the downtown Victoria area.)
Our carriages provide the perfect romantic backdrop for creating memorable photographs that will last you a lifetime.
Your wedding package with Tally-Ho Carriage Tours includes
- Professional driver and, if required, an additional attendant;
- Carriage adorned with flowers;
- A “Just Married” sign on the back of your carriage;
- Warm faux-fur blankets; and
- The use of wine or champagne glasses (upon request)
In addition to our pre-packaged tours through beautiful downtown Victoria, Tally-Ho would be happy to pick-up and/or drop off from your ceremony, reception or hotel, or design specialized routes to meet your needs.
We offer flexible rates to meet your requirements and do not inflate our prices for weddings. We feel that lasting memories shouldn’t cost a small fortune!
“After a fabulous wedding day, we enjoyed a romantic evening carriage ride with Tally-Ho. We couldn’t have been happier with our experience – our ride was the perfect end to a day we’ll never forget!”
“Great service, attention to detail, and excellent staff. Thank you for going out of your way to make our day so special!”
You are now known to all as Mr. and Mrs. — Congratulations! You’ve made it through one of the most hectic yet wonderful days of your lives. And you’re likely very tired! A horse-drawn carriage will provide a romantic setting for you both to spend some quiet time together – time for just you and your love.
We are happy to help you arrange a romantic evening in beautiful downtown Victoria for your honeymoon. Dinner, spa packages and a romantic sightseeing tour all await you. Call us to discuss your requirements!
This is fast becoming one of our most successful services! Brides-to-be and their entourage generally board our carriages from our stand (Belleville and Menzies Streets) where they get the party started right by taking a carriage ride through downtown Victoria. The downtown tour provides a perfect opportunity to showcase the bride’s final days as a bachelorette!
After your tour we are happy to drop you off at a restaurant, bar or spa; or wherever you plan to continue your evening. We are also always pleased to be involved in any dubious plans.
Are you looking for an unforgettably romantic way to ‘pop the question’? A horse-drawn carriage will provide you and your true love a romantic, slow-paced, peaceful setting in which you can plan your future together.
Our horses and drivers have been honoured with countless marriage proposals on their carriages and would be only too happy to assist you in creating the ambiance you desire.
Planning an Event or Special Celebration in Victoria BC?
Reserve a horse drawn carriages for your special event or celebration! Our tours are perfect for parities, birthdays, staggettes and other celebrations.
Tally-Ho is the City of Victoria’s original and oldest horse drawn sightseeing and guided touring company since 1903. Make your reservation today by contacting us for more information.