Kayak with Whales Day Tour

Tour Overview

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Only have a day? Wildcoast Adventures and Campbell River Whale Watching have joined forces to deliver the most spectacular Kayak with Whales Day Tour for avid adventurers.

This incredible kayaking and whale watching adventure will transport you into the heart of the wilderness teeming with wildlife.  You will spend half the day kayaking in areas known to have wildlife and half the day on a whale watching excursion. Combining these two adventures maximizes your wildlife encounters.

This area is home to humpbacks, orcas, dolphins, seals, bears, and other wildlife.

Small group size (no more than 11 guests) provides an intimate wilderness experience.

Tour Highlights

The tour begins at the Campbell River Whale Watching Floathouse with a brief explanation of the wildlife you may encounter, a map of the general area of travel, and safety information.

  • Itinerary (8-9 hour tour)
    • Boat transit to remote area with known wildlife
    • 3-hour Kayaking in the Wilderness
    • 3-hour Whale Watching Excursion
    • Nature interpretation by your certified guides
    • Delicious lunch & snacks
  • Wildlife you may encounter:
    • Whales: Orca & Humpback
    • Pacific white-sided Dolphins
    • Seals & Sea Lions
    • Bears & Eagles
    • Inter-tidal life: seastars, jellyfish, urchins

Kayak With Whales

Trip Dates

July 6 – August 15

Note: minimum age to participate in this tour is 12 years old. To see availability and secure your spot click “Book Now” button

Trip Price

$339 per person

note: trip requires 5 guests to operate

8% fuel surchage + $1pp conservation fee are extra

Frequently Asked Questions About This Trip

No experience is required to participate in this kayaking tour. Our kayaks are stable, and safe to paddle. We recommend that you are in good physical shape. Wildcoast guides provide kayak instruction and safety procedures prior to launch, and assist during your kayak tour with tweaking your technique.

This day tour is scheduled during the best times to see wildlife including whales in the Discovery Islands region. To see a list of sightings from the past season, click here.

Yes we provide excellent alternates for guests requiring a special lunch menu. These modifications don’t compromise on the quality, freshness, or portion sizing.

Dress for the weather and bring your water shoes, rain jacket, water bottle and camera with you.

This trip abides by all safety and wildlife viewing guidelines set out by both government and recognized wildlife protection organizations. Learn more about Wildcoast viewing guidelines and Campbell River Whale Watching code of conduct.

Full payment is required at the time of booking.  Customers will receive a full refund or credit with 48 hours notice of cancellation up to 4 people (7 day notice required for groups larger than 4 people). Customers will also receive a full refund or credit in case of operator cancellation due to weather or other unforeseen circumstances. Contact Campbell River Whale Watching by phone to cancel or inquire about a cancellation. No-shows will be charged the full price.  All trips are subject to fees and taxes.

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If you live on the West Coast, then kayaking is a must-try activity to get out on the water and experience the beauty up close. If you are a visitor, then kayaking is the best way to appreciate the uniqueness of the Pacific West Coast.

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