LocationVancouver Island, British Columbia time.png Duration3 to 4 hours adult.png Per person View price
Tour Inclusions
  • Naturalist guide on board
  • Washroom

Amazing Whale Watching Tour in Victoria

A 3-hour whale watching tour off the coast of Victoria will give you a close-up contact with marine species in the northern Pacific. A comfortable, powered boat will take you out into the wide ocean where you may search for local wildlife like humpback whales, gray whales, orcas, seals, and sealions. A naturalist will teach you about the local marine ecosystem as you enjoy stunning views of Vancouver Island. The Victoria Whale Watch Tour | Amazing Whale Watching Tours is a must-do on your next trip, book your seat now!

  • A whale-watching excursion off Victoria, British Columbia's coast
  • From the comfort of a motor yacht, observe killer whales, humpback whales, gray whales, and minke whales.
  • View additional local species, such as sea lions, elephant seals, and bald eagles.
  • Learn from a knowledgeable naturalist guide about the Pacific Ocean's environment and species.
  • Decide whether to leave in the morning or the afternoon.

Amazing Whale Watching Tour in Victoria promises to leave you spell-bound with a beautiful appreciation of the wild life along the coast of British Columbia.

Tour Itinerary

  • 1.

    Juan de Fuca Marine Trail

    Start your adventure by heading to Victoria wharf, where you will board the Marauder IV, a 61-foot (19-meter) motor yacht. With a capacity of 84 passengers, this yacht offers comfortable seating and a smooth, quiet ride. Once you are settled in, meet your knowledgeable naturalist guide and set off from the harbor into the breathtaking Strait of Juan de Fuca, which separates Vancouver Island from the United States.

    Juan de Fuca Marine Trail
  • 2.

    SpringTide Whale Watching & Charters

    During your cruise, your guide will help you spot a variety of magnificent whales that inhabit these Pacific waters, including orcas, gray whales, humpback whales, and minke whales. Keep your eyes peeled for other fascinating marine life such as sea lions, elephant seals, harbor seals, and various sea birds. If you're lucky, you may even catch a glimpse of a majestic bald eagle. Throughout the journey, your guide will provide expert commentary on the biological and ecological aspects of the whales and their ocean habitat. Feel free to ask any questions you may have. If the conditions are favorable, the boat's hydrophones can capture and amplify the enchanting sounds of the orcas communicating with one another, offering you a unique opportunity to listen to the captivating song of these magnificent creatures. If you find yourself getting chilly, take refuge in the spacious, heated cabin and warm up with a cup of coffee, tea, or hot chocolate. Don't worry about missing out on any whale sightings - you can still observe the majestic creatures through the cabin's windows. Enjoy the rest of your journey as you cruise back to the wharf, taking in the breathtaking sights and sounds of the Pacific

    SpringTide Whale Watching & Charters

Pickup Information

  • Meeting point 1119 Wharf St 1119 Wharf St, Victoria, BC V8W 1T4, Canada
  • Check-in 30-45 minutes prior to your tour departure time. The check in office is located at 1119 Wharf St (at street level & not at dock).
  • The tour ends at the same start point

Cancellation & Refund Policy

  • For any Cancellations made 24 hours prior to the tour, at the latest, will get a full refund.
  • In case you cancel the tour upto 24 hours before the trip you will be entitled to a full Refund.
  • In case of cancellations made within the last 24 hours of the Tour, your amount won't be refunded.
  • No trip change requests made less than 24 hours before the Tour's start time, will be made
  • The Trip's cut-offs will follow local time.
  • This Tour requires good weather conditions and a minimum number of participants. In case of cancellation for these reasons, you will have the option of a different date or a refund

Other Information

  • Booking confirmation is provided;
  • Wheelchair accessibility is not available
  • In close proximity to public transportation
  • Stroller accessible
  • Little ones are requested to sit on laps.
  • Most tourists can take part in this Tour
  • Maximum number of participants in this tour/activity is 84.

Tour Exclusions

  • $10 Fuel Surcharge plus 5% GST per person
  • $5 Wildlife Conservation Fee plus 5% GST per person
  • Gratuities