Orca Spirit Adventures is Victoria’s premier whale watching company, offering carbon neutral tours led by captains and naturalists whose knowledge and passion for Vancouver Island’s marine wildlife is unequaled in the industry. April through October are the peak whale watching months and during this time we boast a greater than 95% success rate of spotting whales, including humpback whales, transient & resident orcas, minke, & gray whales! Other wildlife you may encounter include Dall’s and harbour porpoises, harbour and elephant seals, otters & marine birds such as cormorants and bald eagles.
Unlucky tour? Join us again using our WHALE GUARANTEE for a complimentary whale watching tour to bring your dreams of seeing these magnificent animals to life. Choose between a covered vessel with onboard washrooms, complimentary hot drinks, marine naturalists, and hydrophones, and our 12-passenger zodiac vessels for the more wild at heart. The zodiac is perfect for thrill-seekers with its fast speed and fully open experience. For all guests we offer complimentary shuttle pick up from all hotels in downtown Victoria. All tours are three-hours in length.
Remember to dress warm as it gets colder out on the water. You can also bring your sunglasses, camera, tight fitting hat, sunscreen, and a sense of adventure!
- 146 Kingston Street, marina level of the Coast Hotel Downtown Victoria
- 7 min walk
- from Victoria's downtown waterfront