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Victoria Whale Watching Tour on a Covered Vessel

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  • Whale watching tour in the Juan de Fuca and Hiro Straits from Victoria
  • Certified marine biologists help you spot whales and other aquatic life
  • Travel in the comfort of a covered vessel that offers indoor and outdoor viewing areas
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Victoria Whale Watching Tour on a Covered Vessel
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Covered Vessel - 10am
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Three hour whale watching tour on-board a luxury covered vessel. Tours offer complimentary hot beverages, indoor and outdoor viewing areas, on-board marine biologists, and bathrooms.
From US$93.25
Covered Vessel - 2pm
Three hour whale watching tour on-board a luxury covered vessel. Tours offer complimentary hot beverages, indoor and outdoor viewing areas, on-board marine biologists, and bathrooms.
From US$93.25
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Overview
Hot drinks, certified marine biologists, and indoor and outdoor viewing areas set this Victoria whale watching tour apart from its competitors. Travel in luxury and style as you look out for whales in their natural environment in the one of the world's best whale-watching habitats in the Juan de Fuca and Haro Strait. Other sightings may include marine birds, seals, and sea lions, making this the ideal way to see more of the region's animal residents!
What to Expect

Three hours in length, April through October are the ideal whale watching months. In this peak season, we boast a greater than 95% success rate of spotting whales, including both transient & resident orcas, humpback, minke, & gray whales! Other wildlife you may encounter include Dall’s and harbour porpoises, harbour and elephant seals, otters & marine birds such as cormorants and bald eagles.

Unlucky tour? Join us again using our WHALE GUARANTEE for a complimentary whale watching tour to bring your dreams of seeing these magnificent animals to life.

For all of our guests we offer complimentary shuttle pick up from hotels in downtown Victoria.

Reviews (32)
1 - 5 of 31 reviews
Reviewed 3 October 2018
first time Orcas

Have been on whale watches in other locals but this was the first Orca experience. Their shuttle picked us up at our hotel and we got a bit of a city tour as our driver continued his rounds to pick up the rest of whale...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Locksley9
OrcaSpirit, Manager at Orca Spirit Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 7 October 2018

Hello Locksley9, We love to hear from our guests and hear about the exciting wildlife encounters that they had on our tours! Thank you for taking the time to share your review, it sounds like you had a wonderful time on the water with us!...More

Reviewed 3 October 2018
Tedious

Judging by the name and the fact that the coloured promotion leaflet has a large photograph of an Orca jumping out of the sea I was anticipating great viewings. Embarkation is easy as the office is near Fisherman's Wharf. We were in covered boat with...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Bluebellplasnewydd
OrcaSpirit, Manager at Orca Spirit Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 7 October 2018

Hello Bluebellplasnewydd, Victoria is one of the best places in the world to view whales in the wild as we have the chance of viewing a number of different species of whales including humpback whales, resident and transient orcas, Minke, and gray whales. With that...More

Reviewed 2 October 2018
"Elegant Adventure +++"

My daughter and I went out on a day when the weather was not the best and enjoyed ourselves thoroughly, The upper deck is great for taking photos and seeing a large expanse of water. We saw many, many orcas. Our naturalist on the trip...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Travelbobs22
Reviewed 26 September 2018
Whale watching in Victoria

We enjoyed an informative whale watching tour, travelling out of Victoria Harbour, to a known whale sighting area. The naturalists, Megan and Sidney, provided excellent commentary on the whales and orcas. We saw one alpha male orca, called a Mike, on at least 12 occasions....More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank penelope572018
Reviewed 26 September 2018
fantastic!

Covered boat was very comfortable, with an elevated viewing platform, and tea, coffee, snacks and a toilet available inside. We saw orcas! Not the southern residents, but the T109 transients - and we saw them catch a seal! The staff were nimble with their cameras...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Kate S
OrcaSpirit, Manager at Orca Spirit Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 7 October 2018

Hello Kate, Thank you for taking the time to review your tour! We are thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your recent tour with us at Orca Spirit Adventures and learned about the different whales and wildlife that you encountered from our passionate and knowledgeable...More

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