Vancouver Island

Zodiac Whale Watching Adventure from Telegraph Cove

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Zodiac Whale Watching Adventure from Telegraph Cove
  • 3 hours
  • Mobile ticket
  • Offered in: English


Swap the crowds of big whale-watching tours for a more intimate experience. This small-group whale-watching adventure from Telegraph Cove takes you out onto the waters of Johnstone Strait in a Zodiac-style vessel where you'll have the chance to see whales, seals, sea lions, maybe some otters, dolphins, and eagles too.
  • Whale-watching adventure by Zodiac from Telegraph Cove
  • Small-group tour (maximum 12 guests): A more personalized experience
  • Spot whales, seals, sea lions, and more in their natural habitat
  • Learn all about the marine wildlife you see from your guide

What's Included

  • Whale Sightings Guarantee - new free tour if you do not see whales!
  • Expert Guide/Skipper
  • Live commentary
  • GST (Goods and Services Tax)
  • Whale and marine life watching tour on a 12-passenger open-aired zodiac...
  • Gratuities
  • Restroom on board
  • Excludes taxes and fees for Lifetime Whale Sighting Guarantee

Meeting And Pickup

Meeting point

  • Telegraph Cove Marina & RV Park
    1642B Telegraph Cove Rd, Telegraph Cove, BC V0N 3J0, Canada

    Please check-in 30 minutes prior to departure time at Prince of Whales Adventure Center located at the north end of Telegraph Cove Resort next to the Telegraph Cove Whale Interpretive Center (24 Boardwalk, Telegraph Cove, BC V0N 3J0). The boat will not be held for late passengers.

End point

This activity ends back at the meeting point.

What To Expect

Additional Info

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Most travelers can participate
  • There is a minimum passenger height restriction of 4ft (120cm)
  • Each passenger is required to sign a Release of Liability at check in. Participants must be 19 years of age, or require a parent or guardian to sign on their behalf
  • Subject to favorable weather conditions. If canceled due to poor weather, you will be given the option of an alternative date/time/vessel or full refund
  • Not recommended for travelers with neck problems
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 12 travelers

Cancellation Policy

You can cancel up to 24 hours in advance of the experience for a full refund.

  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
  • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
  • Any changes made less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time will not be accepted.
  • Cut-off times are based on the experience’s local time.
  • 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 experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund.

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85 reviews
Total review count and overall rating based on Viator and Tripadvisor reviews
Reviews by Viator travelers.
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Fantastic Tour in all...
Stefan_G, Aug 2022
Fantastic Tour in all Aspects absolutely recommended. Great Guide, boat, friendly Staff. Best wahle Tour I ever had.
Response from Host, Aug 2022
Stefan_G, Thanks so much for the rave review! Wow, we are so happy to have provided the best whale watching tour you've ever experienced!!! Telegraph Cove provides such magical and memorable scenery. Thanks again for joining us, we hope to set sail with you again some day soon!
Lorraine_L, Aug 2022
An amazing trip, Scotty our guide was super helpful and informative. The suits were great as the weather was cool as the boat sped over the water. Saw humpbacks and orcas. A fabulous experience
Response from Host, Aug 2022
Lorraine_L, Thank you very much for the kind words and five stars! It sounds like you had a fabulous visit with our cetacean neighbours, and we're glad to hear that Captain Scotty enhanced the experience with some helpful fun facts. We hope to "sea" you again soon!
Geweldige ervaring!!
Connie_v, Sep 2023
Scottie prima reisleider, heel veel walvissen, dolfijnen en bruinvissen gezien. Ook de prachtige omgeving is alleen al de moeite waard
Response from Host, Oct 2023
Wir freuen uns, dass Scottie und die Tierbeobachtungen Ihre Tour bereichert haben. Danke für das positive Feedback! Wir hoffen auf ein Wiedersehen.

From $153.85

up to 24 hours before the experience starts (local time)

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