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  1. Canada
  2. Vancouver Island
  3. Victoria, British Columbia

From Victoria: Whale Watching Marine Wildlife Excursion

Product ID: 75571
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Experience memories that last a lifetime on a 3-hour marine wildlife watching tour from Victoria, Canada. Climb aboard a state of the art Zodiacs powered by an environmentally friendly Yamaha 4-stroke outboards, renowned for their quiet operating levels.
About this activity
Duration 2.5 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
  • Join an exhilarating ride on-board a 12 passenger Zodiac vessel along the world's most breathtaking coastline
  • Learn about the vast west coast wildlife including sea lions, seals, porpoises and many marine birds to name a few
  • Have a once in a lifetime opportunity to view wildlife up-close in their natural environment
Full description
Experience the world’s most beautiful coastline on a 3-hour marine wildlife tour from Victoria, British Columbia, and immerse yourself in the majestic beauty of the Pacific Northwest. Juan de Fuca and Haro Strait are renowned for their ample wildlife, including animals such as Steller and California sea lions, humpback whales, sea and river otters, Minke whales, harbor seals and many marine birds to name a few.

You will travel on-board an open-top Zodiac boat to race across the seas. In a smaller, open style 12 passenger vessel, you can be on scene with the wildlife faster and get once in a lifetime exposure to the true west coast elements.

Helping to protect the environment, the Zodiacs are powered by eco-friendly Yamaha 4-stroke outboards renowned for their ultra-low emissions and quiet operating levels. Modeled after fast-response coast guard rescue vessels, the zodiacs combine speed with stability, cruising at 25 to 35 knots. They are also equipped with well-padded bench seats and cushioned backrests for added comfort.
Includes
  • Biology certified marine naturalist Zodiac driver
  • Full flotation cruiser suits
  • Dry storage under seat or place to leave belongings in the office during the tour
  • Hydrophones to listen to authentic whale calls as they communicate in the water below
What’s Not Included
  • 2 wildlife conservation fee going to the Pacific Salmon Foundation for the restoration of the wild coho and chinook salmon population in the Salish Sea
  • Chinook are a favorite food source for the southern resident killer whale community
Not suitable for
  • Children under 6 years
  • Pregnant women
  • People with back problems
  • Wheelchair users

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

950 Wharf Street, Victoria BC.

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Important information
Know before you go
• This tour is not available for guests under the age of 6, expectant mothers and those with chronic back or neck issues
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