Water activity

Sea Vancouver Waterfront Sightseeing Adventure

Activity provider:PRINCE OF WHALES
Water activity

Sea Vancouver Waterfront Sightseeing Adventure

Activity provider:PRINCE OF WHALES

From US$ 58.91 per person


Explore the scenic waterways of Vancouver on board a zodiac boat on a 1.5-hour sightseeing cruise. Enjoy expert commentary as you travel along channels such as Burrard Inlet, English Bay and Stanley Park.

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Duration 1.5 hours
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  • Climb aboard a fast zodiac boat and cruise the waterways of Vancouver
  • Zoom around Vancouver Harbour and English Bay in a fast, inflatable boat
  • Travel at speeds up to 30 miles per hour as you admire the city skyline and Stanley Park
  • Spot native wildlife, such as bald eagles, dolphins and harbor seals
  • Enjoy a more personalized experience on a small group tour limited to 12 people
Full description
Choose from a morning or afternoon departure and slip into the required red cruiser suit to get a safety tutorial. Then, board the open-air, purpose-built zodiac boat and set off on a scenic ride through Burrard Inlet. Get up close to native wildlife and listen to the expert commentary as you navigate the waterways at speeds up to 30 miles per hour (50 kilometers per hour). Admire the lush greenery of Coal Harbour, North Shore, English Bay, False Creek and Stanley Park, looking for dolphins, harbor seals and bald eagles along the way. Marvel at the skyscrapers of British Columbia’s largest city as you cruise back to harbor.
  • Local guide
  • All necessary equipment
  • Hotel pick-up and drop off
  • Gratuities (optional)
Not suitable for
  • Children under 7 years
  • Pregnant women
  • People with back problems
  • People with heart problems
  • People under 3 ft 9 in (120 cm)

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Meeting point

Please check in 30 minutes prior to departure time indicated above at Prince of Whales Adventure Centre on Granville Island in Vancouver (1666 Duranleau Street, Vancouver, BC). The adventure centre is located next to Ten Thousand Villages store, opposite the yellow building of Bridges restaurant. The boat will not be held for late passengers.

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Important information

Know before you go

  •  Not recommended for participants with back problems, heart complaints, or other serious medical conditions, or people who have had recent surgery
  •  Participants must be at least 7 years old
  •  There is a minimum height restriction of 4 foot (1.2 meters). This typically applies to children under the age of 7 years old
  • Each passenger is required to sign a Release of Liability at check-in. Participants must be 19 years of age or require a parent or guardian to sign it on their behalf
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.9 /5

based on 166 reviews

Review summary

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  • Service
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A superb afternoon with Captain Elias, great sightseeing and fun. We were extraordinarily lucky to see Orca Whales in the harbour and spent 30 magical minutes with them. Elias checked constantly with us to make sure we were happy to stay with the Orcas then took us for a great spin of the harbour afterwards and never rushed to finish the tour despite running over our allotted time.

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May 1, 2023

We booked it online and really did not know what to expect but from the first Lady that greeted us and helped us work through putting on the float jacket and filling out all the paperwork she was just super nice very patient. It was well organized clean and we had a great time.

September 28, 2022

Raphael was the best He made the experience come to life Pics being sent that day to my email was first class We will be doing it again, just waiting for colder weather so we can wear the suites and the water has some swells Highly recommend this to anyone

July 30, 2022

Product ID: 100023