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Eagle Wing Whale Watching Tours

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12 Erie St | Fisherman's Wharf, Pier #2, Victoria, British Columbia V8V 4X5, Canada
+1 250-384-8008
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We are Wild 4 Whales! Eagle Wing Tours is Victoria, BC's 1st multiple award winning whale watching tour company. Guaranteed Whales & guaranteed adventure with the most thrilling, environmentally responsible, sustainable, professional, comfortable, and safe marine adventure tour company on Vancouver Island. Don't take our word for it: we have been rated as the #1 whale watching tour company in Victoria on Trip Advisor since 2007. As passionate stewards of a world renowned marine environment, we are motivated to provide our guests with more than just "a look at the whales". Eagle Wing Tours was Canada's first 100% carbon neutral whale watching tour company and the only one to support 1% For the Planet. You will be treated to attentive service by dedicated professionals who have spent their lives learning the intricacies of the local ecosystem. This locally owned and family operated marine adventure eco-tourism company offers the only sustainable, premium experience for travellers demanding more. We realize that most of our guests have traveled great distances at high cost to experience what we have the privilege of doing daily. We respect, and ultimately are grateful for this, and so with every departure we go above and beyond - maximizing guest satisfaction, overall comfort, and delivering the "WOW" factor!- at the center of the world's highest concentration of Killer whales (orca, or Blackfish) and other whale (cetacean) species in the Salish Sea, such as Humpback whales, Gray whales, and Minke whales. Our mission to you, our customer! Eagle Wing's mission is to work with purpose and passion on behalf of all wildlife in the Salish Sea, encouraging our guests to become more involved in the education and conservation of a sustainable, healthy, and more balanced marine eco-system... Inspiring the conservation of our marine environment, with a thrill! PASSION - EXPLORE - INSPIRE
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Hours Today: 7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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12 Erie St | Fisherman's Wharf, Pier #2, Victoria, British Columbia V8V 4X5, Canada
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Reviewed May 3, 2016

I researched a number of places to go whale watching and this one seemed to be the best. They use a number of different boats compared to most of the companies using zodiac style watercraft. The staff were extremely knowledgeable and very friendly. Our captain...More

Thank Margaret D
eaglewingtours, Manager at Eagle Wing Whale Watching Tours, responded to this reviewResponded May 5, 2016

Good afternoon Margaret M, We have certainly had some great trips recently when it comes to whale sightings! I presume you were out when they spotted "Big Mama" and a new calf (her sixth!). Very exciting! The humpback whales in this area have made a...More

Reviewed May 1, 2016

This trip was arranged by Stephanie from Harbour Towers hotel and are we ever glad we went. We were on a grad trip from the interior for our daughter and wanted something we don't see at home. Orca's are way up the list. It sounded...More

Thank AKB55
eaglewingtours, Manager at Eagle Wing Whale Watching Tours, responded to this reviewResponded May 2, 2016

Dear AKB55, Wow, it sounds like you had quite an amazing trip! We always tell people to give themselves a bit of extra time when booking with us, just in case, and this is exactly why we do! We certainly count our blessings when the...More

Reviewed April 26, 2016 via mobile

My partner and I were very happy with our choice to use Eagle Wing Whale Watching. The boat was comfortable and giving it was still a bit cold (especially with the wind) having and indoor option was an added benefit. Due to the location of...More

Thank WilkoJunior
eaglewingtours, Manager at Eagle Wing Whale Watching Tours, responded to this reviewResponded May 1, 2016

Dear WilkoJunior, Many thanks for sharing your experience! I'm glad you were able to take full advantage of 4 Ever Wild, our open/covered catamaran. Even in the middle of summer it can be cold out on the water so it's nice to have the option...More

Reviewed April 26, 2016

A incredible crew, a nice big boat, and wonderful sightings of whales, orcas, seals, and so much more. I would not give it a second thought about booking with this company - they are just the best and even better they are in my home...More

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eaglewingtours, Manager at Eagle Wing Whale Watching Tours, responded to this reviewResponded May 1, 2016

Dear Jeannine P, We love hearing from the locals! Thank you for choosing Eagle Wing Tours for your company of choice, and for sharing your experience! It's extra special for us to spend our time with people who are just as lucky as us to...More

Reviewed April 25, 2016 via mobile

A thrilling boat ride, the captain really opened it up. Got to see a pod of killer whales (orcas) for quite a while, we followed them along the shoreline at Pender Island ... My kids and I hadn't been lucky enough to see Orcas until...More

Thank Cassandra B
eaglewingtours, Manager at Eagle Wing Whale Watching Tours, responded to this reviewResponded April 26, 2016

Dear Cassandra B, Thank you for choosing Eagle Wing Tours for your family whale-watching experience! I'm glad you enjoyed both the ride and the wildlife - nothing beats seeing killer whales in the wild! A lovely tour of the Gulf Islands is a nice bonus....More

Reviewed April 21, 2016

The crew and staff were great and knowledgable. Answered all questions and made sure we were getting the most out of the tour. The bonus was that they found a transient pod of Orcas that had just made a large kill (possibly an elephant seal)....More

Thank Fanny50367
eaglewingtours, Manager at Eagle Wing Whale Watching Tours, responded to this reviewResponded April 24, 2016

Dear Lou and Rita, From the photos the crew shared (now on the facebook page), it looks like you had an absolutely unbelievable experience! I'm so glad you were able to join us on such an exciting day. I'm not sure how we will top...More

Reviewed April 20, 2016

Its really rewarding when you see an environmental tourism company that walks the talk. Eagle Wing has a comprehensive program in place to ensure that our whales and our planet is conserved for future generations!More

Thank Adam K
eaglewingtours, Manager at Eagle Wing Whale Watching Tours, responded to this reviewResponded April 21, 2016

Dear Adam K, Thank you so much for taking the time to share this! We really do believe in making this world a better place, one small step at a time. We are so thrilled when people recognize and appreciate this! I hope we'll see...More

Reviewed April 18, 2016 via mobile

We arrived about an hour into the boat ride to find a pod of Orcas trying to coax a sea lion off the shore. We followed them up close to Schwartz Bay and saw them in their environment manage to kill and eat the sea...More

Thank Sean M
eaglewingtours, Manager at Eagle Wing Whale Watching Tours, responded to this reviewResponded April 19, 2016

Dear Sean M, Wow! It sounds like you got the complete WILD life experience! That is certainly not something we see every day, and it is quite humbling to be able to experience that sort of thing in the whales' natural environment. While we can't...More

Reviewed April 13, 2016

This was my second whale watching tour and by far the best. There honestly wasn't any comparison with the quality of this tour, their customer service and knowledge to the other. I will leave that business un-named as it is not required. The guides were...More

Thank Rayvin B
eaglewingtours, Manager at Eagle Wing Whale Watching Tours, responded to this reviewResponded April 14, 2016

Good afternoon Rayvin B, We love hearing that we exceeded expectations! I'm so glad you were pleased with your tour. We do have a reputation of staying out a bit longer than expected - there's so much to see and our crew wants to stay...More

Reviewed April 12, 2016

This was our first time whale watching and our tour was excellent. The option of in cabin viewing or outside on deck viewing was great and there was also on board washrooms if needed. For the kids the staff more than welcomed you to go...More

Thank g0lfnut15
eaglewingtours, Manager at Eagle Wing Whale Watching Tours, responded to this reviewResponded April 14, 2016

Dear g0lfnut15, Thank you for taking the time to review your trip with Eagle Wing Tours. I'm so glad we could make your first whale-watching experience a memorable one! Our open/covered catamaran, 4 Ever Wild, is indeed a great option, especially when you have kids....More

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Vinny-The-Kid-UK
August 31, 2017|
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Response from eaglewingtours | Property representative |
Good evening Vinny-The-Kid-UK, Thank you for contacting us! With regards to whale sightings, time of day really doesn't make much difference. Our tours are longer and we are more flexible in terms of timing so even if it... More
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UkDebs62
August 2, 2017|
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Good evening UkDebs62, September is a fantastic time for whale-watching! It is still within our peak season for humpback whales and killer whales, and our "whale guarantee" is in effect so if for some reason you don't see... More
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April R
July 8, 2017|
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Hi April, Thanks for contacting us! Our tours run out of downtown Victoria, on the southern tip of Vancouver Island. We would be happy to arrange a package to help you get here from Vancouver - this will involve either a... More
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