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Whale watching

We enjoyed a wonderful adventure with Paul and Deanna. It was cool and grey day but saw over 50... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Chuck Z
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Thousand Oaks, California
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Majestic whale watch tour

What a day. September 2nd, Captain Paul, sunny & smooth weather, 50+ Humpback Whales, 10+ Orca’s. A... read more

Reviewed 3 September 2018
Yves P
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Reviewed 17 September 2017

We have been on a number of whale watching trips from different locations on Vancouver Island and this was up with the best. The zodiac crew were experienced and knowledgeable and while we got great views of the whales, and sea lions at Race Rocks, they were respectful of the animals at all times. We got great views of different pods of transient orcas and the amazing experiencing watching them hunting a harbour seal near to Race Rocks. This tourism very competitively priced compared with similar tours and is very good value for money.

Thank Elizabeth M
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Reviewed 16 September 2017

Excellent trip and excellent time to see Humpback whales. No joke. We saw about 40 whales. They were all around us. We couldn't decide which side of the zodiac to take pictures from, About 4 years ago I went on a whale watching tour out of Ucluelet and didn't see one whale. This time from Sooke whale watching the experience is more than I can imagine. The captain said the last 2 weeks of Aug. and first 2 weeks of Sept. are the best to see Humpback whales feeding off the coast. We were the only boat there because the Victoria whale watching boats can't come up that far.

Thank Sue W
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Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

Went on 4 trips in a row with this company and every one was brilliant. So lucky to have seen the super pod of the Southern Residents return on our first trip. Also saw Humpbacks, Seals, Sealions and Gorgeous Ollie the Sea Otter. I will return.

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Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

Booked this trip easily by email. Quick reply from Matt gave us all the info we needed. We travelled out what seemed quite a way before we saw anything, but well worth the wait. Once we found our first humpback whale we couldn't stop seeing them. Matt could take the boat nice and close and we got some great photos/video. We also found a few orcas gliding along which seemed like a bonus. This is one trip we'll never forget. Thanks!

Thank ASBJ
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Reviewed 22 August 2017

Although a bit of confusion when we reserved our trip, it was an incredible experience and we would do it again. Kids loved it!

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