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Sydney Whale Watching

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Sydney, New South Wales 2217, Australia
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We saw whales!

My husband and I had a great morning on a whale watching boat. We sat on the top deck and enjoyed... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
eliz497
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Canberra, Australia
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Whales promised and delivered AND SAFETY!

We had a chance to take a 3 hour tour this past week while we were in Sydney. The captain of the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Flyers1978
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Sydney, New South Wales 2217, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I had a great morning on a whale watching boat. We sat on the top deck and enjoyed the picturesque Sydney Harbour. Once through the heads, we were on the lookout for whales. Even though August is between migratory patterns, 3 whales...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a chance to take a 3 hour tour this past week while we were in Sydney. The captain of the boat announced that he had seen the whales earlier and gave us warning that we may have to go as far as 3.5...More

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Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

Went on the three hour whale watching and saw a few ends of whale tales a dozen water blows and maybe three slight backs of the whales. Quite a few felt sick and it was expensive. And we didn’t see too much. Glad we went...More

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Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

We saw 3 humpback repeatedly surfacing and doing synchronised dances- breaching, fins slapping, spy hopping and blow. We were surprised there was an instance the whales approached us and raised their head so close to our cruise unexpectedly. No problem capturing by normal phone or...More

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Reviewed 24 November 2017

This was well priced and you are given fair warning that you are not guaranteed to see any whales. But we were fortunate enough to see a female humpback with her calf, so as you can imagine, we were very fortunate. We was onboard for...More

1  Thank Alan A
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Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

We had a great day with Sydney Whale watching. Saw a number of humpback whales with calves and a pod of dolphins made an added bonus. Crew were very knowledgeable about the whales and dolphins and well worth the trip. Great views of Harbour bridge...More

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Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

Great, great! This is my second time joining a whale watching tour, it did not disappointed me and it was a comfortable ride. I saw six whales and they were so near us. There were dolphins too.

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Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

We booked online prior to our trip for the weekend breakfast cruise. Glad we booked early as the cruise was full. We were a little concerned when we went to King Street wharf 8 and didn't see any signage but many others soon joined and...More

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Reviewed 15 September 2016

We signed up for the Discovery Cruise (3 hr) with whalewatchingsydney.com.au. We pre-booked the tour on 7/4/2016 for the actual event on 10/6/2016. We bought the family package (2 adults, 2 children) for AUD 211.65. The experience is definitely worth it as the crews are...More

1  Thank Blessedbeaut
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Reviewed 1 September 2016

Friendly staff, great commentary and a cooperative Humpback made for a terrific experience. Thank you.

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