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Sydney Whale Watching

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“sea lions”(2 reviews)
“see whales”(2 reviews)
“top deck”(2 reviews)
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Sydney, New South Wales 2217, Australia
+61 2 9556 9200
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Reviewed 16 October 2018 via mobile

We took the 3 hour trip. The commentary was good and we saw 2 small pods of whales. The skipper was determined we should see a second pod and looked hard and long to find them for us. The boat was clean , easy to...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Janis G
Reviewed 1 October 2018 via mobile

Getting great Sydney weather made this outing amazing! Though it took a while to see whales, it was worth it. Being on a good sized boat with staff informing us which direction to look out to was very helpful. At $79 for 3 hrs being...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank LittleMissMelly
Reviewed 24 August 2018

We made this toru on August 4 of this year the three members of my family and the truth is that we loved, first the views of the city of Sydney, passing under the bridge and bordering the Opera, and this is simply worth it...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Francisco R
Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

A bit of difficulty finding them - the staff kept us up to date with their efforts. We had two humpbacks playing around the boat for 30mins or so. Amazing.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank westender2015
Reviewed 13 August 2018 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

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank eliz497
Reviewed 30 July 2018

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

Date of experience: July 2018
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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

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank anne255120
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

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank LPXxxx
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

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank 310alana
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

Date of experience: November 2017
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