Whale-Watching Tour from Vancouver

Whale-Watching Tour from Vancouver

While in Vancouver, don't miss the chance to take a whale-watching tour and spot Killer Whales, Humpback Whales, Porpoises, Seals, Eagles and other wildlife amid the stunning scenery of Canada’s southwest coast. Join your professional wildlife guide 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 95% sighting success rate. On your quest to find Orcas (Killer Whales) and Humpback 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 with commentary, and spend a morning or afternoon in touch with nature on this memorable whale-watching tour!

This is a typical itinerary for this product

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

Informacion Adicional
"Subject to favorable weather conditions. If canceled due to poor weather, you will be given the option of an alternative date or full refund."
"Not wheelchair accessible"
"Near public transportation"
"Most travelers can participate"
"This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund"
"This tour/activity will have a maximum of 47 travelers"
"Confirmation will be received at time of booking"

Duration: 3 To 5 Hours
Start location: 12240 Second Ave, Richmond, BC V7E 3L8, Canada
Traveler pickup is offered
You must pre-arrange your shuttle pick-up zone with us directly, 24 hours before your tour. Please review designated shuttle zones and call our office to arrange your pick-up. Shuttle zones are in the Downtown Vancouver and Richmond area.

Zone 1 – On the corner of Beatty Street and Robson Street, outside the Hampton Inn & Suites at 101 Robson Street.

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 2A - On Howe Street at Georgia Street, across from the TD Bank (on the Art Gallery side), by the Bus shelter.

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

Zone 3A – Westin Bayshore Hotel, wait outside the main entrance (1601 Bayshore Drive).

Zone 4 – Denman Street and Comox Street, in front of 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 Quality 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).

Cancellations and refunds: For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start time of the experience.


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

Not Included

  • Gratuities
  • Shuttle pickup and drop off (if option not selected)
  • Lunch
  • Parking Fees


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