North Saanich Tourism

Visit North Saanich - Best of North Saanich

North Saanich is located on the Saanich Peninsula, approximately 25 km (16 mi) north of Victoria, British Columbia on southern Vancouver Island. It is one of the 13 Greater Victoria municipalities. The District is surrounded on three sides by 20 km (12 mi) of ocean shoreline, and consists of rural/residential areas and a large agricultural base and is home to the Victoria International Airport and the Swartz Bay Ferry Terminal.


This is a comprehensive travel guide for North Saanich in Canada. From budgeting tips to finding the best spots, this travel guide has got all the insider information to explore North Saanich like a local. After your splendid visit to North Saanich, you can proceed to an important near-by city of Vancouver. Add Vancouver to your vacation plan, it has an interesting bunch of activities to do on your visit like Stanley Park, Capilano Suspension Bridge, Vancouver Lookout. 1-2 days is an ideal duration of visit to North Saanich.

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Facts and Stats for North Saanich*

  • Pollution Statistics in North Saanich

    Know the pollution level of North Saanich before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 7.89 (Very Low)
    • Water Pollution 28.13 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 31.45 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 11.72 (Very Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 4.69 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 18.33 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 5 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 4.69 (Very Low)
  • North Saanich: Crime and Safety

    How safe is North Saanich for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in North Saanich.

    • Burglary and Theft 28.23 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 19.35 (Very Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 23.79 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 21.67 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 22.18 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 44.35 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 20.56 (Low)
    • Drug offense 66.53 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 91.53 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 56.85 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 37.9 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 10.89 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 48.39 (Moderate)
  • Living in North Saanich - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of North Saanich is 194.64 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 66.64 (High)
    • Climate Index 92.52 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 13.59 (Very Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 32.07 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 71.15 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 68.18 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 7.07 (Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 106.22 (High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in North Saanich

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in North Saanich

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.23 USD
    • International Movie per seat 9.67 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 32.48 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 81.64 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 52.09 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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