Explore the wonderful wildlife of the west coast in perfect comfort
with Discover Vancouver Island’s Winter Whale Watching Adventure based out of Ucluelet, British Columbia!

Available from October 1 to April 30

5 Steps to Discovering Vancouver Island:

1. Pick your Package.

2. Specify your arrival date, whether or not you have a vehicle and the number of people.

3. Let us know if you would prefer a zodiac boat experience, or a cabin cruiser for your expedition.

4. Let us know if you don’t want dinner included for one of your evenings.

5. Receive your itinerary and Discover Vancouver Island!

Ucluelet’s 2 day/2 night Winter Whale Adventure

· Whale Watching

Embark on an exhilarating 2.5-4 hour whale watching adventure with a local charter company! You’ll have the opportunity to spy Gray, Humpback and Orca (Killer) whales, along with plenty of other amazing, sea life.

Package Add-Ons

· Tofino Shuttle

Do you want to explore Ucluelet’s notorious next-door neighbor, Tofino, but don’t have a vehicle? What about indulging in a couple of drinks while out for dinner? We can arrange a private shuttle to Tofino right from your accommodation for a night!

*Dependent on availability and prices subject to change.

· Dinner

One night’s dinner featuring a coastal menu designed and prepared by a local chef using the freshest ingredients and showcasing local seafood and foraged finds.

*Dependent on seafood and restaurant availability


Ucluelet is where “the road ends and adventure begins,” but that doesn’t have to mean camping in the wilderness. Experience first-class luxury in one of our three, top-rated accommodation options located within five minutes of this quaint fishing town’s downtown core. Stunning ocean views, comfortable beds for a great night’s sleep, spacious living rooms and kitchens provide all the amenities of your home away from home.

Day-by-Day Breakdown + Descriptions

Day 1:

Welcome to the west coast! Check in to your accommodations, explore the town and relax to your beautiful ocean view.

Day 2:

Today’s the day you take to the waters! Enjoy an exhilarating morning or afternoon on a whale watching expedition with a local charter. You’ll explore the waters of Barkley Sound in search of the magnificent giants of the sea. Depending on the season, you’ll have the chance to see Gray whales, Humpbacks, or maybe even Orcas! There are plenty of other incredible creatures to spot as well, from eagles soaring above, to playful seals and sea lions splashing in the waters. Whether you’re zooming in a zodiac, or coasting in a cabin cruiser, you’ll have the west coast experience of a lifetime.

Day 3:

The Pacific Rim has plenty of offer for your final day. Whether you’re into hiking through the incredible temperate rainforests, trying your hand at salmon fishing, exploring world-famous beaches like Long Beach in Tofino, or want to do some shopping, Ucluelet and Tofino have it all. From relaxing spas and tasty restaurants, to zip lines and surfing, there’s something for everyone.

At a loss? Any of Discover Vancouver Island Tour’s agents will be happy to make suggestions and help you make a booking.

*Package dates are available between Sept.15-June 1st excluding Holidays, December and January.

Ucluelet Whale Watching Package Price Table

2 People $739
3 People $539
4 People $439

**Prices do not include tax
**Can accommodate larger groups
**Prices are per person, based on a two person minimum