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Sooke Coastal Explorations

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Sooke, Canada
About Sooke Coastal Explorations
Are you ready to embark on a one-of-a-kind exploration with Vancouver Island’s premium quality Whale Watching and Eco-Adventure company?Sooke Coastal Explorations can take you on an exhilarating West Coast marine adventure that will thrill your senses and leave you with a deep appreciation for the enchanting creatures that inhabit our local waters. Offering the perfect balance of excitement, safety and education, our experienced, knowledgeable crew will take you on an open water excursion lasting 3 to 4 hours in length, and travelling along the Island’s western shores.
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Reviewed August 12, 2019

This was a truly amazing morning. Although, they are rightly proud of their 100% sighting record this year, there is still a part of you that worries that today might just be the day they don’t show up! I needn’t have worried, Dan knew exactly...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed August 3, 2019

My wife and I had taken a whale watching tour with a larger company in Victoria the day prior and were left disappointed. We headed to Sooke with no real plans and ended up stumbling across Sooke Costal Explorations while driving to our hotel. We...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed August 3, 2019 via mobile

I cannot speak highly enough of this experience and the company as a whole. So knowledgeable. Captain Paul made sure we were In The perfect position to see both orcas and humpbacks. One of my favourite experiences ever. Thank you x

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank kerstie
Reviewed July 28, 2019

we took our Alberta friend out with captain dan around September of 2017 our friend was 78 years old and was smiling like a 10 year old we saw humpbacks and orcas seals and sea otters on a beautiful clear westcoast day with the Olympia...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed July 28, 2019 via mobile

We have just had the most wonderful morning whale watching! Big Thankyou to Paul for finding room for us and to Dan our boat driver and guide! Thanks to The team we saw a pod of four Orcas - including a baby. Two hump backs...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed September 23, 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed a wonderful adventure with Paul and Deanna. It was cool and grey day but saw over 50 humpback whales. Team were wonderful guides and they provided gear so we could stay warm. Zodiac was a great way to get up close to the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 2, 2018 via mobile

What a day. September 2nd, Captain Paul, sunny & smooth weather, 50+ Humpback Whales, 10+ Orca’s. A day I never forget. Captain Paul was impressed about the amount of whales and unstoppable. A 4h ride and a lifetime experience. Thanks!

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank 788yvesp
Reviewed August 21, 2018

Enjoyed a great trip with Sooke Coastal Explorations, arrived to be taken out from Sooke harbour in a zodiac to watch humpbacks and seals at close quarters, we enjoyed the experience so much we re-booked for a couple of days later in the hope of...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Malcolm H
Reviewed July 26, 2018

Great family adventure. Saw Humpbacks within minutes of our departure, Orca’s, seal, Bald Eagle. Really Nice guys giving the tour! Find this company at Sookewhalewatching.com

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank briansK5857KC
Reviewed July 8, 2018 via mobile

Had a great day out whale watching today. Saw 3 humpbacks, eagles, harbour seals and elephant seals. The scenery was spectacular and our guide was really knowledgeable. There were only 8 of us on the boat so we all had spectacular views and loved the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Response from Lynn W | Reviewed this property |
There will always be killer whales here but not necessarily the Humpbacks because they are migratory. They should still be here around in the middle of October. Hope you have a wonderful anniversary and remember dress... More