Ocean Magic Adventure March 19, 2011

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It was a gorgeous afternoon when Capt. Anthony and crew members, Mika and Dan headed the Ocean Magic out of the harbour and turned west. After only 20 mins of travel, we were pleasantly surprised to encounter a foraging Gray Whale just off the Victoria waterfront. We watched this large Baleen Whale take 2-3 breaths… Read more »

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Winter Wildlife Adventure Feb 13

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There’s nothing like seeing wild marine mammals in our cold, but nutrient rich waters. Victoria sees an abundance of variety of wildlife when ever the Prince of Whales Zodiacs head out of the harbour, at this time of year. Sunday, was no exception, when Skipper Mark took us west of the harbour to ‘Albert Head… Read more »

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Winter Wildlife Adventure Feb 11

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The Prince of Whales 12.30pm Zodiac left the harbour on Friday afternoon with international guests from Sweden, Germany, Brazil, Ontario and Saskatchewan. Although it was overcast there was very little wind or chop on the water. Snug in our survival suits, Skipper Mark, headed us south and east to hopefully encounter some Orca. We search… Read more »

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Be A Tourist 2011!

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Be A Tourist In Your Own Hometown is coming back March 2-6th this year, and tickets are on sale now! Prince of Whales is happy to once again be participating, you can find out more and book online right now! This is a fantastic opportunity to take advantage on all of the amazing things Victoria… Read more »

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Winter Wildlife Adventure Tour Jan 8

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A little wind in the air and some chop on the water set the scene for our Prince of Whales Winter Wildlife adventure. Mark, ‘Mallard’, our 12.30pm skipper headed the yellow zodiac out of the harbour and turned east. There were some heavy winds and seas developing out west this afternoon so our knowledgeable skipper… Read more »

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Winter Wildlife Adventure Tour Jan 3

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And what an exquisite day to start 2011 off with. Our three hour wildlife adventure took us just south of Victoria. The weather gave us great conditions with flat calm water and plenty of sunshine. It even felt relatively warm simply because there was no wind for a change.! Our skipper ‘Rush’ headed us south… Read more »

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Winter Wildlife Adventure Tour Dec 28

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Our experienced and knowledgeable skipper, Mark took the yellow zodiac out of the Victoria Harbour and headed us south west in search of some of the wildlife that can be seen in these rich, cold waters. It wasn’t long before we found several Harbour Porpoise foraging in the currents of the ebb tide. Several bait… Read more »

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Holiday Tours!

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Season’s Greetings! Are you looking for a fun and exciting way to celebrate the holiday season? Escape the rush of the Christmas crowds, and embrace the rush of the wind in your hair and sea spray flying past you! Prince of Whales offers Winter Wildlife Trips from Victoria 365 days a year. We can’t guarantee… Read more »

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Lots of New Updates!

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Greetings blog readers! We thought we’d take a moment to update you on some of the new things on the website; A new promotional slide show – located on our main page you will see the animated feature box highlighting some new goodies such as the Prince of Whales colouring contest and Holiday Gift Certificates.… Read more »

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