What To Expect
Witness some of the most fascinating animals of the sea! Join in our 3 to 5 hour whale watching tour and get to see southern resident killer whales, transient killer whales, majestic humpback whales and other marine wildlife such as porpoises, sea lions, seals and bald eagles.
Cruise through the Strait of Georgia and the breathtaking scenery of the Gulf Islands. Hear more about killer whales and their habitats from the informative expert commentary of our wildlife guides. Our whale watching tours have a 95% success rate on whale sightings and we offer a sight unseen guarantee. If you don't see any whales during your trip, you will be offered a return pass that allows you to come back again for free until you do. This pass will never expire and is good for life.
Go whale-watching on our boats, the Explorathor and the Express. The Explorathor is a 47 passenger open zodiac style vessel built in 2010. The boat features an upper level observation deck and semi covered seating for 10 passengers in the rear. Weatherproof coats, pants, hat and gloves provided. Have a first-rate view of the whales from the Explorathor!
The Express is our 45 passenger semi covered zodiac style boat completely renovated in 2011. The boat features large windows that slide up for unobstructed viewing of the whales and an open area in the rear. Sit back on the comfortable bench seating and enjoy a remarkable view of the whales from the observation deck at the boat's stern.
3 to 5 hour sightseeing cruise
Shuttle service from downtown Vancouver (if option is selected)
Professional wildlife guide
Tips and gratuities
Optional activity costs
Children 3 years old and below are free of charge.
The tour lasts for approximately 3 to 5 hours.
For tours with shuttle service, pick-up time may vary depending on location.
All whale watching passengers will be required to sign an insurance waiver.
Boxed lunches are available upon request. A fee of 8.50 CAD applies.
The tour is not recommended for those suffering from neck or back problems, persons in frail health or pregnant women.
This tour is subject to weather conditions and may be cancelled if an unforeseen circumstance, mechanical problems or the weather makes for dangerous conditions.
Tour operator reserves the right to substitute vessels.
All our card payments are protected by thawte to give you peace of mind.
1 hour and 25 minutes