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Flotilla charters

Island Cruising Flotilla 


May 13th, 2017 to May 20th, 2018

Families love our flotilla vacations - but what about groups of adults and couples looking for all the benefits of a flotilla, in a child-free environment?  Share relaxed (or lively!) dinners with adults, explore local towns and villages, and gather round for a glass of wine in the evening.


Evening of Arrival

Sidney Marina  

Charter check out and orientation at 3PM.

Join us on the docks for a meet & greet BBQ at 5PM.


Mingle with your flotilla friends and discuss the itinerary for the week to come.

1st Day

Victoria Inner Harbour 


Take a Water Taxi to Canoe Brewpub for beer tasting and great food!


2nd Day


Victoria Inner Harbour 

Breakfast & Briefing at Cora's before heading out to sea.

Galiano Island - Montague Harbour Marina

Spend the afternoon hiking in Montague Harbour Marine Provincial Park then back to the boat for wine and cheese tasting and a BBQ dinner.


3rd Day

The Butchart Gardens


Spend the afternoon exploring one of the world's premier floral show gardens. 

You'll find the visual feasts of colours in the gardens are complemented by the dining options at The Dining Room. 


4th Day

Cowichan Bay Fisherman's Wharf

Explore everything this 

historic town has to offer.

  • Art Galleries

  • Speciality Stores

  • Museums 

  • Cafes 

Then on to a delicious

dinner at The Masthead Restaurant.

5th Day

Salt Spring Island - Ganges Harbour

Exploring Salt Spring Island has something for everyone!  Arts and culture abounds, land and sea offer immersion in nature, food and culinary excellence, shops and boutiques worth the trip alone.

After working up an appetite it is now time to relax and enjoy a dinner with a view at The Oystercatcher Bar & Grill.


6th Day

Salt Spring Island - Ganges Harbour

Spend the morning at the Salt Spring Market and browse potters, jewellers, fibre artists, woodworkers, art & photography, body care, clothing, produce, food and drink.

South Pender Island & Bedwell Harbour

Your holiday is not complete until you have visited Poets Cove in Bedwell Harbour.  Dining at Poets Cove at Aurora you will have a chance to experience beautiful views and mouth-watering menu.


7th Day

Sidney Marina  

Victoria Distillers offers Tours & Tastings. Visitors are guided through the entire distillation process and around two gleaming copper pot stills.  Following the tour visitors are invited to taste all the premium spirits.

After working up an appetite with all of the tasting then just wander over to The Woodshed for wood oven pizza!


8th Day

Sidney Marina  

Relax and enjoy the day or head out to enjoy a Saanich Peninsula Wine Tour.


Flotilla Rates

Lead Skippered Vessel of Flotilla

  • Add $1,500 CAD to the Bareboat Rate 


All other Vessels of Flotilla

  • Add $450 CAD to the Bareboat Rate

We handle the route planning, safety, coordination of fleet, reservations for group activities and meals.


For an extra fee of $50 per vessel you can provide us with a shopping list and we can shop for your provisions and have them sent to the vessel.

Island Cruising has many extras for our sports enthusiasts.  For out guests that just want to sit back with a cold one we have fishing rods & kits for rent.  As for those that want to get out and explore your surroundings we have 1 & 2 man kayaks and stand-up paddle boards. 


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