Whale Watching

Your journey starts as you step onto a custom 30 foot wildlife viewing vessel and embark on a voyage through the enchanting Gulf Island Archipelago. Your captain and guide will take you on a thrilling west coast adventure on a vast ocean overflowing with majestic sea life and brilliant scenery.

Book Online Now

The Sidney Advantage!

Sidney is in the middle of the Gulf Islands which are home to transient killer whales, seal and sea lion colonies, seal and sea lion colonies, sea birds roosting sites and porpoise foraging grounds which means you get an average of 30 minutes more “whale time” on our tours than any other departure locations.

Learn More

Whale Sighting Guarantee

We have a 95% sighting rate throughout the year. On the rare occasion that we might not see a whale, you are welcome to join us on another tour free of charge. This offer does not expire!

Private Tours

We can customize a private tour to suit your needs for your family and friends events, team buildings or school field trips.

Book a Private Charter Online

Take a Look at what you'll see!

From Orcas, Humpbacks and dolphins, to sea lions, river otters, and a huge variety of sea birds; you could come on 10 tours and not have time enough to see all of what the Salish Sea has to offer.

View our Image Gallery

Sidney Spit Ferry

Want to access the beautiful beaches and camping on Sidney Island? Sidney Whale Watching operates the Sidney Spit Ferry, offering multiple daily departures between July 1 and September 7.

Visit SidneySpitFerry.com


We are committed to responsible whale watching practices and are a proud member of 1% For The Planet. Read about our conservation effort.

Read About our Conservation Efforts
Book Now