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Wild Whales Vancouver

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1806 Mast Tower Rd | Granville Island, Vancouver, British Columbia V6H 4B6, Canada
+1 604-699-2011
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It was an amazing trip! We have seen a lot of different animals and especially whales! I can really... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Nikolai W
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Whale of An Adventure !

What An Awesome experience 👍 as we chose to Ride on the covered speed boat (optional *Open Boat... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Poonam63
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1806 Mast Tower Rd | Granville Island, Vancouver, British Columbia V6H 4B6, Canada
Granville Island & Fairview
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+1 604-699-2011
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"j pod"
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"marine biologist"
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"san juan islands"
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"respectful distance"
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

It was an amazing trip! We have seen a lot of different animals and especially whales! I can really recommend that to everybody! :)))

Thank Nikolai W
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

What An Awesome experience 👍 as we chose to Ride on the covered speed boat (optional *Open Boat) at the Strait of Georgia around the Pacific CoastLine on a Warm Sunny day. The Family of 5 Matrilineal J1 whale and its offsprings that we spotted...More

Thank Poonam63
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Unfortunately our first excursion on the Friday was cancelled due to bad weather but was swiftly rearranged by Justine for the Saturday. Our excursion was the full 6 hours. We were all briefed on bringing food and drink for ourselves etc. I choose to go...More

Thank moo698
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Reviewed 3 days ago

My wife and I decided to go whale hunting with the Wild Whales team, based on the strength of their reviews and we weren't disappointed! This is a great way to spend a day in the company of the captain and guide on board who...More

Thank Ian V
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We had an awesome tour with Wild Whales Vancouver. We went earlier with another company from Tofino, where we did not see anything, but coming from Denmark we really wanted to see orcas, so we decided to pay againand try with these guys as they...More

Thank Kristine_Vas
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were on the newest open boat, and it is very fast and smooth. It was a long day as we had to cross the bay to where the whales were last seen. But, we saw two humpbacks, a pod of orcas, bald eagles, harbor...More

Thank Kirk T
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a great experience. Our guide Amanda was super friendly and very knowledgeable and added the little extra fun to the trip. We got to see two Killer whale families and this experience is beyond what one can get from seeing these animals on...More

Thank Yetitraveler
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had an amazing time with Ashley (guide). We were on the water for 5-5.5 hours and saw a humpback whale and a couple of orcas in different locations. We were also afforded the opportunity to visit a cluster of harbour seals and we came...More

Thank Heidi G
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My friends and I really enjoyed our first whale watching experience. It was easy to book in advance, the staff were friendly and helpful, and Rob was an awesome tour guide! All around very friendly and knowledgeable. Would definitely recommend this company to others!

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The tour was really good. Zoe (marine naturalist) and Corby (captain) did a great job. We spent about five hours on the water and saw a pod of six transient orca. It was a small boat with approximately 20 people, so it was a very...More

Thank Ruud1981
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Granville Island & Fairview
One of the favoured neighbourhoods for a day out,
Granville Island's packed theatres and art studios,
hobby shops and book stores, restaurants and bars, all
offer a plethora of activities and entertainment
options, leaving no one bored. The highlight of the
area is the Fisherman's Wharf, where the seagulls
overhead and the smell of the sea invigorate its many
visitors, some of who are there to shop the fresh
...More
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Olga J
July 3, 2018|
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Response from aekemp | Reviewed this property |
As stated the trip length is variable depending on the location of the Whales. The trip departs from the Wild Whales office on Granville Island which is served by buses and metro from downtown area with a 10 min walk to get... More
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cgonzalez17
June 23, 2018|
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Response from Adrian S | Reviewed this property |
I will not get a ‘helpful’ vote for this but it’s the only advice anyone should give - ask a doctor they are the only ones qualified to say.
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