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Archipelago Wildlife Cruises

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Address: Whiskey Landing Marina, 1634 Cedar Road, corner Main & Cedar, Ucluelet, British Columbia V0R 3A0, Canada
Phone Number: 250 726 8289
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For an unforgettable West Coast experience, join Al & Toddy Landry...

For an unforgettable West Coast experience, join Al & Toddy Landry aboard their luxurious 53 foot motor yacht for a very personalized tour to view whales, bears, sea lions and other wildlife in comfort. More than just wildlife viewing, their interpretive tours include a scenic cruise through the sheltered waters of the Broken Group islands and a gourmet meal while at anchor. Romantic sunset cruises and private charters are also available.

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Great day with Archipelago wildlife cruise.

We had a very Nice day on the boat with Toddy and Allen. They did their very best to make this a great day. We saw whales , bears and lots of other wildlife . Lunch was very Nice... read more

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We had a very Nice day on the boat with Toddy and Allen. They did their very best to make this a great day. We saw whales , bears and lots of other wildlife . Lunch was very Nice and we enjoyed very much the great hospitality of Toddy and Allen on their boat Jack and Petra. September 2016.

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Spokane, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We had a wonderful day on our cruise - even stayed out for 6 1/2 hours instead of the normal 5 1/2 hours. The hosts were very informative about the whole area around Ucluelet. We saw seals, sea lions, a bear, a whale, many eagles and sea birds plus the scenery was gorgeous. Be sure and include the lunch with... More 

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Abingdon, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

First read of Archipelago cruise on Trip Advisor, but were skeptical anything could be that great. Having now experienced it first hand, our expectations were exceeded. The cruise provided a lens into a world in coastal BC we don't get to see. There were the plentiful wildlife sightings....bear, bald eagle, whale, sea otter, sea lions, seal and many types of... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

If you love nature and beautiful scenery this is a must. Our hosts Toddy and Al were wonderful and provided us with a magical 5 + hours. We saw a Humpback Whale numerous Seals and Bald Eagles. Cute Sea Otters too and so much more. The tour is amazing and they take you on a journey which you will never... More 

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Issaquah, WA.
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

A beautiful sunny day that lasted for 6 1/2 hours because they wanted us to see Pinky,the grey whale,which was a bit farther than they usually go. Very informative tour with a great lunch and all so perfectly done with two of the best hosts possible. We saw a bear, sea otters, two kinds of seals and sea lions, many... More 

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

We arrived at the dock in pouring rain and were met by a very friendly Toddy who explained that due to the weather conditions they weren't sure how much of the tour they could do but would do their best. We started off in the harbour seeing two Black Bears, Bald Eagles and Sealions. The weather improved dramatically and we... More 

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Waterloo, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This ocean adventure was made extraordinary by the way our hosts, Toddy and Al, made sure that we were able to experience so much of what the Pacific coast has to offer in the way of wildlife! Just out of the harbour, Toddy spotted 3 bald eagles and the spectacles just kept on coming! From seals, to sea lions, black... More 

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Sherwood Park, Alberta
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I booked the Wildlife Tour after seeing a photo book in our hotel lobby, pictures looked good, price reasonable. The boat was well equipped, well laid out, roomy even though it can hold 23 passengers. You can view by sitting on the bow (cushions provided) and seats many, or you can view from up top. If you want there is... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I posted a review in 2012 on Archipelago Wildlife Cruises with a rating of excellent. I feel compelled to add another review with an excellent rating. I have been on this tour 6 times (20008, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015 and now 2016….. I love coming back to British Colombia!). Each year I have visited in August or September and have... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

In the first 10 minutes of our cruise we saw bald eagles, herons and bears! Toddy and Al were so incredibly friendly and I personally thought Al was hilarious. They told very interesting stories throughout the trip which made the it even more exciting. They had everything we could have wanted or needed to be comfortable on the tour; blankets,... More 

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