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  2. Vancouver Island
  3. Victoria, British Columbia

Victoria: 3-Hour Whale Watching Tour on Covered Boat

Product ID: 184388
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Join us aboard a covered vessel tour lead by marine naturalists whose knowledge and passion for Vancouver Island's marine wildlife is unequaled. You can look for humpback whales, resident and transient orcas and other magnificent marine wildlife.
About this activity
Duration 3 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Sail the Pacific Ocean around Vancouver Island
  • Learn about the vast west coast wildlife including: resident and transient orcas, humpback whales, seals, eagles, and sea lions
  • Enjoy complimentary hot beverages and both indoor and outdoor viewing areas
Full description
After meeting at the pier or being collected from your Victoria hotel or accommodation, you will begin your carbon neutral tour led by certified marine naturalists whose knowledge and passion for Vancouver Island’s marine wildlife is unequaled in the industry. Come aboard to experience the wild!

With the tours being three hours in length, April through October are the ideal whale watching months. In this peak season, there is a greater than 95% success rate of spotting whales, including both transient and resident orcas, humpbacks, minke, and gray whales. Other wildlife you may encounter include Dall’s and harbor porpoises, harbor and elephant seals, otters and marine birds such as cormorants and bald eagles. Whilst onboard the boat you will also be offered complimentary coffee and tea, onboard bathrooms, certified marine naturalists, and indoor and outdoor viewing areas.

In the event of an unlucky tour, you will be invited to join again for a complimentary second whale watching tour to bring your dreams of seeing these magnificent animals to life.
Includes
  • 3-hour whale watching tour
  • Complimentary pick-up and drop off from downtown Victoria hotels
  • Complimentary hot beverages
  • Marine naturalist guides
  • Whale guarantee
What’s Not Included
  • Food and beverages (light snacks available to purchase)

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

146 Kingston Street, marina level of the Coast Victoria Hotel & Marina by APA

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Important information
Know before you go
• Remember to dress warmly as it is always cool out on the water
Customer reviews
Overall rating
4.6 / 5
based on 93 reviews
Review summary
Service
4.6/5
Organization
4.6/5
Value for money
4.4/5
Safety
4.7/5

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