Whale-Watching Tour from Vancouver

Whale-Watching Tour from Vancouver
from USD $130.87
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While in Vancouver, don't miss the chance to take a whale-watching tour and spot killer whales, porpoises, seals, eagles and other wildlife amid the stunning scenery of Canada’s southwest coast. Join your professional naturalist and board a first class, modern vessel for a 3- to 5-hour expedition, starting in the picturesque, historic fishing village of Steveston and traveling through the spectacular Gulf Islands and San Juan Islands.

The area is renowned for attracting whales, and this tour enjoys a 90% sighting success rate. On your quest to find orcas (killer whales), you’ll have the opportunity to see the inhabitants of this diverse marine ecosystem, including bow riding Dall’s porpoises, sea lions, bald eagles and seals. Select the shuttle option to include round-trip transportation from downtown Vancouver, and spend a morning or afternoon in touch with nature on this memorable whale-watching tour!
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In Brief

Location:
Richmond, Canada
Country:
Canada
Duration:
3 to 5 hours
Operates:
April 1 - October 31
Daily
Highlights:
Led by a local guide
See native wildlife in their natural environment
Travel by boat and see the sights from the water
Overview
Important InfoInfo
Pricing
Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Steveston Heritage Fishing Village, 3820 Bayview St, Richmond, British Columbia V7E 4R7 Canada

Our tours are located in Steveston, it is a small scenic fishermen village.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Vancouver Whale Watch, 12240 2nd Ave Suite 210 Steveston, Richmond, British Columbia V7E 3L8 Canada

This is our office where you can get information about our excursions, and also check in for your tour.

Duration: 3 hours

Inclusions

  • Shuttle pickup and drop off (if option selected)
  • Bottled water
  • Snacks
  • Restroom on board

Exclusions

  • Gratuities
  • Hotel pickup and drop off (if option not selected)

Departure Point

12240 Second Ave, Richmond, BC V7E 3L8, Canada

Traveler pickup is offered
We have 9 central locations that we pick up from in Downtown Vancouver, as well at most Richmond Hotels.

Zone 1 – On the corner of Beatty Street and Robson Street, in front of the Hampton Inn & Suites (outside Sciué Café).

Zone 1A – On the corner of Georgia Street and Howe Street (same corner as Pacific Centre Mall glass dome entrance).

Zone 2 - On Canada Place Way at Burrard Street, across the street from the Tourist Information Centre (on the water side of the street).

Zone 3 – Outside Shenanigans Pub (1227 Robson Street).

Zone 3A – Westin Bayshore Hotel, 1601 Bayshore Drive. Please wait outside the main entrance, in the driveway (by valet stand).

Zone 4 – On the corner of Denman Street and Comox Street, outside the 7-Eleven Convenience Store (1055 Denman Street).

Zone 5 – Outside the Century Plaza Hotel, 1015 Burrard Street. Please wait outside the hotel, by the “Passenger Loading Zone.”

Zone 5A – Outside the Ramada Inn & Suites Hotel, 1221 Granville Street. Please wait by the “Passenger Loading Zone.”

Zone 6 – On the corner of Broadway and Fir Street, outside the Kohler Building (1606 W. Broadway).

Please note we do not pick up from all of these zones everyday so please arrange your shuttle pick up with us directly.

Returns To

Returns to original departure point

Additional Information

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 1 day of travel. In this case confirmation will be received as soon as possible, subject to availability
  • Subject to favorable weather conditions. If canceled due to poor weather, you will be given the option of an alternative date or full refund.
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund

Booking Information

You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.

Cancellation Terms

Once booked, this trip is fully non-refundable

Booking Terms and Conditions

When you book this trip, you need to read and accept the terms and conditions for booking our day trips in excursions.

In Brief

Location:
Richmond, Canada
Country:
Canada
Duration:
3 to 5 hours
Operates:
April 1 - October 31
Daily
Highlights:
Led by a local guide
See native wildlife in their natural environment
Travel by boat and see the sights from the water

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