3-Hour Whale Watching Tour

4.5 / 5

34 reviews

3-Hour Whale Watching Tour

From $103.32 per person

Spend the afternoon aboard a motor yacht for a once-in-a-lifetime whale watching adventure. You’ll learn about these powerful sea mammals from a trained marine biologist. Explore Victoria’s magnificent vistas and admire the sparkling ocean waters.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
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Duration 3 hours
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Live tour guide
English

Experience

Highlights
  • Learn about killer and humpback whales from an expert marine biologist on our 3-hour whale watching tour
  • Comfortable motor yacht with several viewing decks and a powerful sound system
  • Enjoy a complimentary hot beverage while keeping an eye out for whales, porpoises and marine birds
  • 360 degree observation decks offer stunning ocean views
Full description
The thrill of being on the open water is no match for the excitement of spotting or hearing a whale in its natural habitat. Our amenity-laden motor yacht will bring you out to sea for an unforgettable afternoon whale watching tour. Led by expert marine biologists, you will learn about our Pacific Coast whales, marine mammals and birds, as well as about the exciting history of British Columbia’s rocky coast. While you keep watch for orcas and humpback whales, you may also spot seals, porpoises and a wide variety of marine birds. The Marauder IV Ocean Cruiser is one of British Columbia’s biggest whale-watching vessels and offers both open and closed viewing decks with 360-degree views. Feel safe with COVID friendly policies and reduced passenger counts on every trip.
Includes
  • Professionally-trained marine guide
  • Assigned seating upon boarding the boat
  • Neck buffs or masks available if you forgot yours
  • Hand sanitizers throughout office and boat
  • Jackets and pants are sanitized and available if you need
  • 3 (plus tax) wildlife conservation fee per person, collected at check-in
  • Food and drink
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • You must fill out a travel information form

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    What to bring

    • Warm clothing

    Know before you go

    • The open Zodiac vessels are not recommended for those with mobility concerns, are pregnant, or for children under 7; in this regard the Ocean Cruiser is recommended
    Customer reviews

    Overall rating

    4.5 / 5

    based on 34 reviews

    Review summary

    • Guide
      4.6/5
    • Transportation
      4.5/5
    • Value for money
      4.4/5
    • Safety
      4.7/5
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    Excellent experience.

    My husband, I, and three children (16-10) went on the trip. We all had a fantastic time. We were told that we saw an “unusual” amount of humpback whales. We saw multiple ones at one time. We saw over a dozen. The marine biologist and ecologist were very helpful and informative throughout the entire trip. We all enjoyed hearing from them. We also saw two bald eagles, seals, an otter, and a couple elephant seals. It was amazing.

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    July 13, 2018

    The best

    September 27, 2019

    Well taken care of. Saw the orcas. Good explanation of what we were going to do. Top.

    September 7, 2019

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