Marine Wildlife Tour Exploring the Gulf Islands, British Columbia
Depart from Victoria aboard the Island Roamer or the Island Odyssey - 68ft ketches. This natural history voyage explores the protected waters of the Gulf Islands, off southern Vancouver Island. Your focus will be exploring the new Gulf Islands National Park and the remote islands that are part of it. Sailors consider this area one of the best cruising destinations in North America with beautiful anchorages and fabulous weather. Passengers will be thrilled by the sight of porpoise and hundreds of seals and sea lions out on the rocks. The Coast Salish First Nations people have lived here for thousands of years and you will see sites they once inhabited. Combine exciting wildlife, beautiful islands and the opportunity to explore one of Canada's newest National Parks, all in a short trip from major urban centres and you have a recipe for a wonderful experience.
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Fly in to Vancouver International Airport and transfer by ferry to Victoria on Vancouver Island.
1 night in Victoria.Close
Jump aboard and spend a few days exploring these scenic islands, keeping an eye out for the abundance of wildlife that make these waters home.
3 nights aboard the Island Roamer or Island Odyssey.Close
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