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Sea World Whale Watch

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Address: 130 Sea World Drive, Main Beach, Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia
Phone Number: + 61 7 5591 6061
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Description: Sea World Whale Watch on the Gold Coast have taken the excitement and...
Sea World Whale Watch on the Gold Coast have taken the excitement and adventure of whale watching to a new level in Australia with their amazing on-board Whale Theatre Experience and purpose-built whale-friendly vessel-of-the-future “Spirit of Migloo”. Expert tour guides introduce guests to the world of the whales with an incredible array of custom-designed 3D whale movies, unique Real-Time Virtual Tour displays and the interactive wonder of listening to live whale songs. A superior level of luxury and comfort is combined with ultra-quiet low emission engines, toilet waste holding tanks and whale-friendly keel to ensure the whales are not harmed. And if your tour fails to sight a whale, Sea World Whale Watch provides a 100% refund.
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Wonderful experience

This cruise was spectacular. The boat was clean and spacious, the crew were helpful and friendly and we really enjoyed our morning. We not only saw 2 different types of whales... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 29, 2015
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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2015 NEW

This cruise was spectacular. The boat was clean and spacious, the crew were helpful and friendly and we really enjoyed our morning. We not only saw 2 different types of whales, but dolphins came and played in the boat wash as well! We were warned that the sea was rough before we boarded and made sure we took our sea-sick... More 

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brisbane
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2015 NEW

We did the 2pm tour on a Saturday. Great choice. The staff could not have been more helpful. We had plenty of whale watching time. There is not much more to say, other than great value for money Thanks to all the staff and crew

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Telford, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2015 NEW

We chose this tour as they guarantee themselves. It was amazing. The staff went out of their way to ensure we had the best time. Saw lots of whales and head lunges, fin slapping, a full breach. The most magical and spiritual experience

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London, United Kingdom
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8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2015

We were on the trip of 19th August and upgraded to Captains Table. This was a brilliant trip, ten whale sightings, and close encounter courtship with five male whales and one female. We were looked after brilliantly by the Captain Adrain and his crew, especially Haley our host for the trip. Well worth every dollar and some. Thanks to all... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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21 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2015

This was the most awesome privilege to see majestic whales in their own habitat, fantastic boat and crew, they were so warm and hospitable, very knowledgeable in whale facts. They saw to our every need and comfort, nothing was too much trouble for them.

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Stafford, England, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015

Sparkling vessel, well-informed staff, bright smiles and professionalism. What more could you ask? Whales of course! What a treat this was, the sun shone, a calm sea sparkled and a rare albino hump backed whale appeared. We had a trip to remember. Thank you Sea World.

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Toowoomba, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2015

We were fortunate to be whale watching on Monday 10 August when the 9 metre white humpback (Son of Migaloo) was passing the Gold Coast. The Sea World whale watch cruiser followed the white whale up the coast for over 1.5 hours. Very cool indeed. The whale was quite inquisitive about our boat and stayed close by….even swimming underneath us.... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2015

We went on the Whale Watching Tour today and what an amazing encounter we had!!!! We spent what seemed like 2hrs with a beautiful white whale!!!! I thought it was Migaloo but it was smaller ... what a treat ... it swam right along with us. The staff were so knowledgeable about the whales and showed a true understanding and... More 

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Mermaid Beach, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2015

The boat and staff are great, the team members are very friendly and knowledgable. We were very lucky to encounter a pod of four whales who seemed to enjoy our company constantly swimming near or under our boat. It was a magical experience with the whales. Whilst the staff were very friendly, the Sea World boat has far more rules... More 

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Hobart, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2015

I'm glad we choose Sea World Cruise for our whale watching adventure. The boat is big and new that makes everyone feel safe. The crew and staff are very professional and helpful. The whole experience of seeing whales up close and personal was really superb!

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