OverviewEnjoy a 3-hour whale watching tour on either Covered Vessel or Open Zodiac. Every tour is led by a certified marine naturalist with a high-degree of knowledge and passion for Vancouver Island’s marine wildlife. Your vessel is equipped with hydrophones to bring the underwater experience to light.
- See native wildlife in their natural environment
- Ideal choice for families
- Multiple times offered throughout the day
- Hotel pickup included
- Informative, friendly and professional guide
Know More about this tourApril through October, are the ideal months to view our Southern Resident Orcas in all their glory. The Juan de Fuca and Haro Straits are home to three Resident Orca (killer whale) pods, referred to as J, K and L. Nearly 85 whales belong to these three families, allowing you ample opportunity to have a close encounter.
During the peak viewing months, the success rate for sighting whales is often greater than 95%. Other marine wildlife you may encounter includes Dalls porpoise, Harbour porpoise, Stellar and California Sea Lions, Harbour and Elephant seals, Otters and many marine birds such as Cormorants and Bald Eagles. There is also a very good chance of sighting Humpback, Minke and Gray whales
Inclusions for Whale Watching Marine Wildlife Excursion From Victoria
- Entrance fees
- Hotel/port pickup and drop-off
- Professional guide
Exclusions for Whale Watching Marine Wildlife Excursion From Victoria
- Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
Confirmation will be received at time of booking
Not recommended for pregnant women (Zodiac tour only)
Not recommended for participants with back problems (Zodiac tour only)
Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
Subject to favorable weather conditions. If canceled due to poor weather, you will be given the option of an alternative date or full refund
- If you cancel within 3 calendar days (72 hours) of the scheduled departure time, the cancellation charge will be 100% of the undiscounted tour price.
- If you cancel between 4 to 7 Calendar days before scheduled tour departure,the cancellation charge will be 50% of the undiscounted tour price.
- If you cancel at least 8 calendar days in advance of the scheduled departure time, there is no cancellation fee. You will receive Full Refund for the paid amount.
- Please note that in case of No show, the cancellation charge will be 100% of the listed tour fare.
- Please note tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.