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Address: Whistler, British Columbia V0N 1B0, Canada
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+1 888-501-4845
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'Exclusive Land Rover Excursions'. Our year-round scenic...

'Exclusive Land Rover Excursions'. Our year-round scenic private/semi-private Eco-Tours will take you to areas rarely seen by most Whistler visitors; Morning/Evening with the Bears, Ancient Rainforest/Eagle Viewing Experience, Hidden Glacier Lake Hike/Snowshoe. Travel throughout the Coast Mountain Range to rarely seen scenic destinations in one of our rugged, well-appointed G4 series Land Rover LR3 to the most remote locations in the Whistler region. Take in the year-round amazing beauty of the area on several of our exclusive private/semi-private tours. Allow Whistler Discovery Tours to guide you on your unique adventure.

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Fungus, and Waterfalls, and Bears, Oh My!

Yes, we had a good, long view of a bear. Yes, it was exciting! But not the most exciting part of the tour. We visited the majestic Alexander Falls, some amazing rapids, and a... read more

Reviewed October 7, 2016
allisonmoehlis
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Goleta, California

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Goleta, California
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Reviewed October 7, 2016

Yes, we had a good, long view of a bear. Yes, it was exciting! But not the most exciting part of the tour. We visited the majestic Alexander Falls, some amazing rapids, and a crystal clear lake. We saw a huge bee hive, beautiful fungi, and stunning forests. We even stopped to take photos of a yarn bomb. This was... More 

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1 Thank allisonmoehlis
Copenhagen, Denmark
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed September 18, 2016

The first ten minutes were spectacular. We had a great view of Alexander Falls and saw a rainbow over the valley. Although we went two full hours without seeing a bear, the last fifteen minutes made the search worth it! Our guide, Sarah, was friendly, informative and determined to get us a bear viewing. She took us on several routes... More 

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1 Thank Eileen T
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed September 12, 2016

same experience as many before pick up at the hotel 2h drive through the mountains waterfall and nice views but no (!!!) animals - not only no bears, no animals at all that is not the reason for 1 star, that is nature and can happen but we had to pay the full price for 2 adults and 1 child... More 

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6 Thank Peter_Pan_Ballin
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed August 28, 2016

Extremely disappointed by our experience, I understand that there's a good chance on the tours that you may not see a bear even though it is advertised as a bear watching tour but I don't expect to be lied to by the person manning their phones. I meet a lot of locals in whistler who warned me not to go... More 

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10 Thank Greg C
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Reviewed August 15, 2016 via mobile

Another "bucket list" checked, what an amazing time of year, very cold but we were traveling from Dallas and it was still home and wanted to see some snow, and snow we saw!!! The driver was originally from Australia what a nice young man so funny and we were very comfortable with him and his driving, very efficient! We were... More 

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Springfield, New Jersey
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Reviewed August 4, 2016

We usually are very careful on booking tours , we do a lot of research and think ten times before we actually book. Especially my husband loves to play xplore everything by himself. we somehow dodged a bullet on this, it was a boring tour,just 2 hours sitting in a 4 wheel drive and trying to spot a bear. What... More 

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11 Thank Ready2travel365
Melbourne, Australia
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Reviewed August 3, 2016 via mobile

We were all so excited to go and see bears! We were picked up promptly at hotel. We were then driven along the highway before turning off road and headed straight up to the top of the mountain. We passed several fast dirt buggies (very noisy) before reaching the top of the mountain. Got out for a snap. Then another... More 

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7 Thank Janet B
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Reviewed July 30, 2016 via mobile

Very clever wording in the brochure had us a little prematurely excited about this tour. We did not see any animals, however we understand that was always a risk. It takes you a little out of whistler down roads I could have driven my self very easily. Save your self a significant amount of money and drive up and down... More 

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4 Thank Nathan M
La Jolla, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed July 28, 2016 via mobile

We where very excited about this tour and gave it a big thought before buying it as it is very expensive. Our tour guide was good at giving us information about the bears. The sad thing was that we never saw one... We drove along the highway and we did a little of backcountry stopping at a hut to take... More 

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5 Thank VeronicaV2013
Knoxville, Tennessee
2 reviews
Reviewed July 28, 2016 via mobile

Laura was an excellent guide! She was quite personable and was enthusiastic about the bears and excursion. Her background in biology helped make the experience.

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