AAA Editor Notes
Prince of Whales Whale Watching, 1601 Bayshore Dr. inside the lobby of the Westin Bayshore Hotel, offers a package day tour departing from Coal Harbour in downtown Vancouver. Aboard the Salish Sea Dream passengers explore the Georgia Strait and Gulf Islands in search of whales and other marine wildlife. On arrival passengers are free to explore Victoria until a guided tour from downtown to Butchart Gardens commences, after which passengers return to the vessel at 4:30 for the trip back to Vancouver. Passengers arrive in Vancouver at 7 p.m. Other sightseeing tours also are available.
Note: Visitors are advised to dress warmly and bring water and sunblock.
Guided tours are available. Time: Allow 10 hours, 30 minutes minimum.