In true comfort and style, the crew at Prince of Whales are excited to showcase the Haro Strait and the Strait of Juan de Fuca in search of the majestic wildlife that floods the local waters in Victoria in the summer months. Take advantage of the opportunity to view several different species of whales in the wild as well as an assortment of seabirds and other species of marine wildlife from downtown Victoria.
Choose from one of the following tours:
Zodiac Whale Watching:
Suit up in a Mustang Survival Suit, take a selfie, and get on board one of their 12-passenger Zodiacs for the most intimate, adrenalin-pumping whale-watching adventure! Hold on to your hat and brace yourself for a refreshing spray of sea air as the Zodiac takes off alongside harbor planes, cutting through Victoria's pristine waters in search of orcas and humpback whales. With a seasoned captain as your guide, you’re in safe hands. This 3 to 3.5 hour fully guided tour is available year-round.
Half-Day Whale Watching:
Experience the majesty of the Salish Sea and its wildlife, from whales surfacing in unison to bald eagles soaring overhead on a 95-passenger catamaran. Cut through the Strait of Juan de Fuca’s currents in search of orcas and humpback whales, and listen to the marine mammal experts bring the animals stories to life (while you stay warm, dry and hydrated in its heated cabin, of course!). This is a quintessential whale watching experience for every adventurer. This 3+ hour fully guided tour is available from March 27, 2020 to November 1, 2020.
Whale Watching and Butchart Gardens:
Take in the world-renowned lush greens of The Butchart Gardens with this exclusive whale watching package from Victoria’s Inner Harbour. Traverse the west coast waters in search of orcas and humpback whales en route to The Butchart Gardens, where you’ll explore 55 acres of colorful blooms before hopping on the shuttle back to downtown Victoria. This 3-hour, fully-guided whale watching and marine wildlife viewing tour includes The Gardens admission and a 35-minute narrated return shuttle back to downtown Victoria. This tour is available from May 22, 2020 to September 20, 2020.
Whale Watching from Victoria to Vancouver:
This one-way adventure will take you from downtown Victoria to Butchart Cove aboard a custom-built catamaran embarking on a 3-hour, fully-guided whale watching and marine wildlife viewing tour (Part 1). From here, you’ll take a 2.5-hour sunset cruise departing from Butchart Cove and arriving at Downtown Vancouver (Part 2). This 5.5 hour fully guided tour is available from May 22, 2020 to September 20, 2020.
Distance from port: 1.00 block(s)