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Watch orcas (killer whales) and Pacific gray, minke, and humpback whales spyhop, breach, and slap the water with their powerful fins to get your attention, as an experienced, responsible whale watching crew navigates the coastal waters on a high speed zodiac or heated cabin cruiser. Whale watching tours are available from the inner harbour of Victoria, Sidney, Tofino, Campbell River, and Port Hardy, as well as most of the communities on the Island.

On Vancouver Island, you’ll find reputable whale watching providers to bring you close to the action while respecting the boundaries of these magnificent animals.

Telegraph Cove Resort
Clayoquot Wilderness Resort
Archipelago Wildlife Cruises
Bluewater Adventures
Grey Wolf Expeditions
Klahoose Coastal Adventures
Ocean Ecoventures
Homalco Wildlife & Cultural Tours
Eagle Eye Adventures
Sooke Whale Watching
Vancouver Island Photo Tours
Campbell River Whale Watching & Adventure Tours
Discovery West Adventures
Outsider Charters Inc.
Knight Inlet Lodge & Grizzly Tours
SpringTide Whale Watching & Charters
Sea Wolf Adventures
Sointula Lodge