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Sea King Adventures

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1 Dallas Rd | Fisherman's Wharf, Victoria, British Columbia V8V 0B2, Canada
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Superb Whale Watching with Ron and Tracy

Great welcome and safety instructions. Really nice boat. Saw a breaching humpback whale. What an... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
HavMe
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Valencia, Spain
Sea King ~ What an Adventure!

It was an awesome day out on the water, a great boat ride and whales, sea lions and much more. The... read more

Reviewed October 17, 2017
shirleydconnor
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Victoria, Canada
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Best Prices Best Tour We have always the ones to beat We are the original Whale Watching experts with awesome 11 passenger high speed 24 foot fiberglass vessel with walk around capability since 1995 with the one boat we have been the leaders in Quality tours because we are passionate about the Whales and customer service other companies take hundreds of people a day Me and Holly have saved whales with the help of Sea-Shepard with Paul Watson Our tour is the most informative in town we are the PRO'S Deadliest Catch NEW 42 Foot Sports Fishing Vessel for trips like the Deadliest Catch Show We are going to be fishing for Crabs & Prawns with traps on the Ocean Floor and while we wait for them to soak in the water for about 2 to 3 hours we will be fishing for Halibut or Salmon Tours will be 6 to 7 hours long We can take 17 passenger so it will be like Commercial Fishing with 100 traps onboard
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Hours Today: 9:30 AM - 6:00 AM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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1 Dallas Rd | Fisherman's Wharf, Victoria, British Columbia V8V 0B2, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great welcome and safety instructions. Really nice boat. Saw a breaching humpback whale. What an experience! Tracy made a great photo of that moment.

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Ron K, Owner at Sea King Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks Tracy it was great to meet you and it was a great trip

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Reviewed October 17, 2017

It was an awesome day out on the water, a great boat ride and whales, sea lions and much more. The water's around Victoria abound with life . . . how incredible to be able to go out and see things up close!

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Ron K, Owner at Sea King Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded October 19, 2017

Thanks for choosing us

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Reviewed October 13, 2017

Great people. The boat is more environmentally friendly than the competitors, being small and with no outboard motors (have you seen the size of the outboard motors on some of the others? When the noise they make is generally known now to be a nuisance...More

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HollyhawkVictoria, Captain at Sea King Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded October 15, 2017

Thank you for the great review Phil. We really enjoyed having you and Brom on board sharing our Adventure! Hope to see you both again sometime soon when you come our way! Wishing you more wonderful adventures! Happy trails, Capt. Jackie

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Reviewed August 29, 2017

We chose Sea King because it is a rather small bot modern boat and hoped for a special experience. We were not disappointed. Ron is very experienced and really knows the area and where to find whales. Even if we might not hit the greatest...More

Thank Peter S
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Reviewed August 28, 2017 via mobile

We went out on a beautifully calm day and we saw a small pod of Orca and a Humpback, a really great experience because this is more personal, better than sitting in a packed boat stuck in the same seat, you can stand up and...More

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HollyhawkVictoria, Owner at Sea King Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded August 29, 2017

Thanks so much! It was a pleasure to have you on board!

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Reviewed August 16, 2017 via mobile

Whale watching was something that I was desperate to do, but many of the options available were prohibitively expensive, until we chanced upon Sea King Adventures (the name was also a factor...) which was very reasonable at $100 a head, especially given that all of...More

Thank Ellie H
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Reviewed August 4, 2017

We booked the tour the previous day. When we booked we did not know what to expect, none of us had ever been whale watching before, but captain Ron made it an amazing experience. We had 5 family members on board, and no one else...More

Thank Dylan K
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Ron K, Owner at Sea King Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded August 6, 2017

We have the best educational and interactive tour in town WE CARE ABOUT YOU At other tours you are just 1 of 50 or more there only care about the money you spend

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Reviewed August 2, 2017

A friendly welcome from Holly, having booked on line, we were ready to go with Captain Ron in his small but powerful boat to view the humpbacks and orcas that he found with ease. In our quite fetching orange flotation suits we were well protected...More

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Ron K, Owner at Sea King Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded August 4, 2017

Great Whale Watching in Victoria this is the place to see whales here other outlying places have truble seeing whales every day

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Reviewed July 26, 2017

Rented the whole 4 Winns boat and had a great time. Capt. Ron did a great job finding whales and also showing the aquatic park with seals, eagles, otters, etc. Having 10 on board including 3 kids worked out better than expected. Plenty of room...More

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Ron K, Owner at Sea King Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded July 28, 2017

Thanks it was a great day with you I get the best people I always do more than any other whale watching tours ( we see and do more with use )

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Reviewed July 26, 2017

Captain Ron was very knowledgeable pointed out many areas of interest on our way to the whale watching site for the day. Nice to be in a smaller boat as we were able to access some areas the larger boats couldn't or wouldn't travel to....More

Thank prost51
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Ron K, Owner at Sea King Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded July 28, 2017

It was a great day on the water and I always do more than any other whale watching companies I have lots of repeats customers

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gmapeggy2015
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Response from HollyhawkVictoria | Property representative |
The tours are take 3 to 3.5 hours (and sometimes longer!) depending on the location of the animals. Adults cost $95.00, Youth 13 to 18 are $75.00 and children 12 and under are $65.00. Prices do not include 5% GST tax. We... More
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