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Victoria Whale Watch Tour

Vancouver Island, Canada
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3 hoursMobile & paper tickets accepted

See the majestic wildlife of the Pacific Ocean on a 3 hour Ocean Cruiser Whale Watching Tour starting from downtown Victoria.

The 61-foot Ocean Cruiser Marauder IV is fast, quiet, stable and comfortable.  Sit inside, outside, or on the top deck with the Captain – the viewing options are all terrific!  Especially unique are side decks running the whole length of the boat – lots of room to move, view and take that perfect picture.  Free hot drinks and a spacious bathroom make this 84-passenger boat suitable for all ages and abilities.  

Your expert naturalist guide is on board to ensure a memorable and educational experience.  Sit back and enjoy our narration about wildlife and the natural history of the Vancouver Island Coast. Keep on the lookout for whales and other marine life like elephant seals, harbour seals, sea lions and marine birds!  

What's Included

  • Professional naturalists and biologists on board each trip
  • 3 hour tour departing downtown Victoria
  • Cup of hot chocolate, coffee or tea on board
  • Gratuity (optional)
  • $3 Wildlife Conservation Fee plus 5% GST

What To Expect

This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Juan de Fuca Marine Trail, British Columbia Canada

Head to the Victoria wharf to board your 61-foot (19-meter) motor yacht, the Marauder IV, which holds up to 84 passengers and features comfortable seating and a smooth, quiet ride. Meet your naturalist guide and head out from the harbor, cruising into the Strait of Juan de Fuca, the body of water separating Canada's Vancouver Island from the United States.

Stop At: SpringTide Whale

The Location

Where To Go

1119 Wharf St, Victoria, BC V8W 1T4, Canada


Vancouver Island, Canada

Return details

Returns to original departure point


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Written Reviews (24)

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Crew and staff were so...


Crew and staff were so attentive and very knowledgeable at answering our questions. From making sure we were warm enough, to teaching us about the orcas to sharing pictures they took off the whales. Social distancing and mask wearing was mandatory

I gave this whale watching...

Angelika J | Sep 2017

I gave this whale watching trip as a gift to my nice visiting with her boyfriend and two teenager from Germany. They were amazed about their experience! They saw Orcas, A humpback Whale, Seals. It was an unforgetable trip with long lasting memories.

We thoroughly enjoyed this tour...

June R | Jul 2017

We thoroughly enjoyed this tour .Booked online it was cheaper than the ships tours most of which were sold out .We caught a taxi to meet the tour.although the office was only a 15 minute walk it was Canada celebrations so the streets were busy.It

Additional Information

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • This tour must be booked at least 48 hours in advance of your travel date
  • Confirmation for this product will be received at time of booking
  • Tours are subject to weather conditions and passenger demand
  • If your tour is within 48 hours, please contact SpringTide (number located in voucher) to confirm your tour

Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

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Victoria Whale Watch Tour

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