SpringTide Whale Watching

BOOK YOUR 2021 ADVENTURE

Book before January 31st and enjoy the 2021 Early Bird $89 Special!

Experience the Salish Sea and it's breathtaking wildlife from the comfort of our 60' Ocean Cruiser with heated cabin and 360 degree views and lots of outdoor space for social distancing.

Book for 2021 Now

Book before January 31st for the Early Bird $89 Special.

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Ticket Prices

  • Adults$129
  • Seniors$119
  • Youth$109
  • Children$99

COVID-19 UPDATE

Responding to the advice of the Provincial Health Officer all tours are paused. We anticipate resuming tours April 2021.

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Departures

Summer

  • Morning10:00 am
  • Afternoon2:00 pm

Fall / Winter

  • Afternoon1:00 pm

Orca and Humpback Whale Sightings

Take a deep breath, leave the city behind, step onboard as we discover wide open spaces, spectacular rugged coastline, snow capped mountains and british columbia's iconic wildlife.

Orca, Humpback, Gray and Minke whales feed. seals, sea lions and elephant seals hunt and are hunted. Eagles soar. The mists roll over the rocky wooded hills and the sun breaks through to pick out a lighthouse.

Whale Watching and Wildlife Tours

Your health and safety is our number one priorty. Limited passenger numbers, face coverings required, multiple sanitation stations, enhanced cleaning routines and space inside and out to social distance

Our Whale Watching tours are 3 -3.5 hours in length. Depart from Victoria's inner harbour. Join us on the Marauder IV , our 60ft MotorYacht for an unforgettable experience

We anticipate resuming our tours April 2021. Online bookings now open

News and Articles

Humpback Whale tail identified as Two Spot or MMZ0013. Photo taken by Captain Ian with a zoom lens.

Where and when is the best time and place to see whales?

Where and when is the best time and place to see whales? There are many, many species of whales spread across all the oceans of the world. Each species will have a preferred distribution and movement within its usual range. …

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Transient Killer Whale

How long can a whale hold its breath?

How long can a whale hold its breath? Who holds the record? A Cuvier’s Beaked Whale holds the current record for the longest dive standing at a whopping 138 minute long dive. This was recorded back in 2014 and broke …

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A Humpback Whale does a full breach!

Why Do Whales Jump

Why Do Whales Jump? A common and inquisitive question that is often asked aboard our tours. Of course to get the true answer we would have to ask the Whales themselves. Unfortunately they were unavailable for comment so we had …

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Humpback Pectoral wave

What is the best time of year for whale watching in Victoria?

What is the best time of year for whale watching in Victoria? A great question. The answer will of course depend upon you! It depends what you enjoy and what species you want the best chance to watch. If you …

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2020-10-23
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John Rocher
John Rocher
2020-09-26
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Amazing experience with excellent tour guides!!! 5 Star all the way!!!!
Steve Mallet
Steve Mallet
2020-09-19
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Went with these guys 10 years ago add a great time, hoping to do it again soon. My path is yet again heading that way.
Joddie Xiong
Joddie Xiong
2020-09-12
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