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Sea World Whale Watch

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130 Sea World Drive, Main Beach, Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia
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$115.88*
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Gold Coast Combo: Jet Boat Ride and Sea World Theme Park Admission
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Sea World Whale Watch on the Gold Coast have taken the excitement and adventure of whale watching to a new level in Australia with their amazing on-board Whale Theatre Experience and purpose-built whale-friendly vessel-of-the-future “Spirit of Migloo”. Expert tour guides introduce guests to the world of the whales with an incredible array of custom-designed 3D whale movies, unique Real-Time Virtual Tour displays and the interactive wonder of listening to live whale songs. A superior level of luxury and comfort is combined with ultra-quiet low emission engines, toilet waste holding tanks and whale-friendly keel to ensure the whales are not harmed. And if your tour fails to sight a whale, Sea World Whale Watch provides a 100% refund.
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130 Sea World Drive, Main Beach, Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia
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"sea world"
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"amazing experience"
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Reviewed 6 days ago

You are guaranteed to see whales or your money back. Tour takes 2 1/2 hours, departing from Sea World. Free parking is available. The team are professional and the 3D whale movies are informative. We loved seeing the Gold Coast from the water. I totally...More

Thank Deessert
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great experience Very lucky to see whale and dolphin during this trip Super friendly and helpful staff

Thank Amberha
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Reviewed January 31, 2018

Here I was after a fantastic stay in New Zealand and visiting in Brisbane. When I saw a whale watching advert., Just 800km away 2 hour flight unfortunately clearly arranged so that one has to stay over. When knock knock on the door and my...More

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Reviewed November 3, 2017

A special treat for my sister was to go VIP. It was worth it, access to the pilots cabin, free drinks and nibbles, chats with he pilot and the most up to date comfortable boat. We felt like first class!! We saw plenty of whales...More

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Reviewed November 1, 2017 via mobile

Great crew. Amazing boat. Despite being cancelled during October rebooked to Nov with no guarantee of whales. Well 8 whales (including 4 calfs) later we are pretty happy. Excellent knowledge of humpback whales. Unforgettable.

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Reviewed October 30, 2017 via mobile

Very professional outfit beautiful boat. End of season but still saw and followed a Mum and baby whale which came right up to the boat.

Thank Julie O
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Reviewed October 24, 2017

Had an amazing morning- despite the rain- out on the water with the Sea World Whale Watch team. It was a miserable day but the whales made that all pale in comparison. We were lucky enough to spend the entire 2.5 hours in the presence...More

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Reviewed October 10, 2017 via mobile

A great tour with presentations, knowledgable staff and of course the stellar views of the Gold Coast and its marine stars. The whales really put on a show for us. Did think it strange nothing on offer on board for a few hours tour that...More

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Reviewed October 7, 2017

Such a lovely boat to do whale watching on. We were surprised of how clean, modern looking the boat was. Seating inside the boat was spacious and very comfortable. We were impressed with how attentive the staff were to the passengers needs, checking on passengers...More

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Reviewed October 3, 2017

We ticked all the boxes with this adventure. Mother & calf doing tail slaps, then a pod of 4 playing around, poking their heads up to check us out then diving and coming up right next to us, synchronised tail flaps!!!!! Excellent commentary and friendly...More

Thank Andrea B
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Hurray82
May 16, 2017|
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Response from Sunkum007 | Reviewed this property |
Hi yup it's a good time for that....weather is good these days
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Shamika S
April 26, 2017|
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Response from Teresa N | Reviewed this property |
As I recall we were able to visit SeaWorld the day before, the same day as the tour or up to 2 days after the tour. You can find this information on their website under FAQs. Enjoy your tour.
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Stevelamburd
September 2, 2016|
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Response from Sallymjs | Reviewed this property |
Approx 2 to 3 hours
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